San Angelo Remembers the Lives Lost on 9/11


SAN ANGELO, TX –– Saturday evening saw dozens of San Angeloans gathered downtown to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.

Kicking off at 7:00 p.m., citizens were invited to gather at the  Bill Aylor Sr. Memorial River Stage where they enjoyed a 45-minute performance by the San Angelo Community Band and multiple performers.

After the presentation of the colors, Fire Chief Brian Dunn began the second half of the evening and Mayor Brend Gunter issued a proclamation for the solemn occasion.

Attendees then had the opportunity to view a remembrance video showcasing the horrific images that shocked the nation and the world two decades ago. The video also included testimonies from local firefighters who reflected on the lives lost during the attack.

The keynote speaker of the evening was U.S. Air Force Col. Matthew Reilman, the 17th Training Wing commander at Goodfellow Air Force Base. Reilman reflected on the attacks, his deployment overseas, and the strength of the American spirit. 

The crowd then honored the nearly 3,000 lives that were cut short with a moment of silence and by lighting a candle.

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Clinton, Bush, Obama were all at remembrance ceremonies for 9/11. Biden attended 3 ceremonies at the three terrorist attack locations.

Meanwhile trump was at a boxing match, and two weeks ago he said that Osama Bin Ladin wasn't that bad of a guy (not to mention all of the times he praised the taliban and made deals to release 5000 of them that were imprisoned),  < Part one/C

Remember these things when you vote, republicans don't care about Americans, this is proof enough.

Looks like you're spreading misinformation for the benefit of your party, slandering another political party and out right telling everyone on this site they lie. You really aren't helping your party much by doing these things. If anything you're only turning more voters away from the Democratic party. Biden was already recorded in multiple videos at the fallen ceremony apparently late for another appointment. He must not really care or he would have acted like it. 

Here's some footage of that ceremony. The video is just for you doubters (^^^^^^^)  Oh and I won't bother bickering with you as you'll just dismiss this with some lame excuse like every person with an agenda does.

I was talking about 9/11 remembrance ceremonies, the one you linked was a week before. Entirely irrelevant to this article and to what I was talking about. 

Also, why is it a big deal to check your watch? I do it out of habit all the time :D

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