The City of Hickory and the community will be remembering 9/11 at a Patriot Day Remembrance Ceremony today (September 11) at 6:30 p.m. Due to the forecast for rain, this evening's Patriot Day Remembrance Ceremony will be held in the City Council Chambers at Julian G. Whitener Municipal Building, located at 76 North Center Street.
This time of remembrance will be led by Hickory Mayor Hank Guess, Rev. Reggie Longcrier of Exodus Church, Hal Row of WHKY, and Rev. Andrew Weisner of Lenoir-Rhyne University, with music by the New Horizons Band. The Colors will be presented by the Joint Color Guard of the Hickory Fire Department and Hickory Police Department.
The ceremony is expected to last approximately 30 minutes.