Remembering the victims of 9/11
Posted By Sparta Live | September 13, 2012 12:00 am
Sparta firefighters Matt McBride and Richard Taylor raise a special commemorative flag, on Sept. 11, 2012, as city and county officials and members of the Sparta west side churches reflected on the lives lost on Sept. 11, 2001. Mayor Jeff Young led a prayer, and community leaders spoke of unity and remembering the sacrifices of the men and women still serving overseas. L-R: Arthur Gist, Sheriff Oddie Shoupe, Mary Thompson, County Executive Herd Sullivan, Gwendolyn Elligan, Desiree Terry, Margaret Ann Grayson, William Thomas Carrick, Mayor Jeff Young, Sparta Fire Chief Kirk Young, former American Legion Post Commander Herman Hill and Bradley Johnson.