Patriot Day ceremonies

Tuesday will mark eleven years since the terrorist attacksagainst the United States. Some cities are hosting Patriot Day ceremonies tocommemorate the anniversary.


The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6022 and Ladies Auxiliarywill have a ceremony Tuesday morning at their Cottondale post home. TheCeremonial Bell will ring at 8:46 a.m., followed by the lowering of theAmerican flag to half-mast to honor those who died on September 11, 2011.Coffee and doughnuts will be served and all are welcome to attend. The post islocated at 7001 University Boulevard East in Cottondale.


The City of Homewood, along with the Cities of MountainBrook and Vestavia Hills will be hosting a Patriot Day Ceremony at Soho Plaza,located at 2850 19th{}StreetSouth. You can join the observance starting at 9:00 a.m.


Adamsvillewill have a community prayer beginning at 10:00 a.m. at City Hall. Minor HighSchool Band will be performing and everyone is invited to attend. You can find AdamsvilleCity Hall at 4828 Main Street.