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Today is Patriot Day

Posted: Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 at 6:23 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

Today is Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Rememberance. In honor of the day, Washington firefighters raised a flag from a truck in front of the fire station this morning. Twelve years ago the twin tours of the World Trade Center in New York City were attacked by two planes a third plane crashed into the Pentagon in Washington D.C., resulting in nearly 3,000 casualties. Flags at state buildings will be flown at half-staff today in observance, as ordered by Iowa Governor Terry Branstad.

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