WFISD Schools Honor Heroes Of 9/11

Schools across the Wichita Falls Independent School District are having special events to commemorate heroes who arose from the September 11th terrorists attacks ten years ago.

Burgess elementary is holding an assembly tomorrow, September 9th, at 9:00a.m. The event is called, "Celebrating the Heroes in Our Community". There will be representatives from public service groups like Sheppard Air Force Base, the Police Department, the Fire Department, EMS, and many others. Students will present a slide show on what some of these service groups do and why they are heroes.

Tomorrow, Cunningham Elementary is hosting its own event. The students will have a parade and a guest speaker in remembrance of 9/11. The event starts at 2:30p.m. at the school.

Haynes Northwest Academy will be honoring firefighters from Station #4. Some veterans from the James King Junior VFW Post #2147. This event is tomorrow at 2:45 p.m. in memory of 9/11.