A number of groups have organized special events across north-central Alabama to remember the 9/11 terror attacks.
In Birmingham, a wreath-laying ceremony will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at the five flag pole location at the intersection of Caraway Boulevard and 9th Avenue North. The event will be preceded by several fire alarms sounded at times when the first three planes struck the Twin Towers and the Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001.
In Gadsden, a ceremony will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. on the northeast corner of 4th and Broad Streets.
In Jacksonville, a ceremony will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Jacksonville Cemetery on Church Street.
In Jemison, a rally will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Jemison City Park in Chilton County.
In Fort Payne, a celebration of America will be held Saturday at noon at Fort Payne City Park.
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