Laurel church honors first responders for 9/11

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Local commemorations of the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks have begun.

In Laurel Saturday night, the congregation of Life Church hosted a special service to remember those who lost their lives on September 11th, 2001.

They also gave a standing ovation to local first responders, who were invited to attend.

Don McKinnon, director of Jones County Emergency Management, spoke during the service.

The victims of 9/11 will also be remembered in two services at the church Sunday morning.

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