Mayor Charles Caillouet and the City of Thibodaux will be holding a memorial service at the Thibodaux Civic Center at 8:00 a.m. on September 11, 2002 in honor and recognition of the heroic firemen, police, military, medics and many people that became heroes during the tragic events of September 11, 2001.
The City will also honor the firemen, police, veterans and medics of the area for their heroic work in the past, present, and future.
The bell will ring at 7:46 a.m. in the Civic Center, which is the time the first plane hit the World Trade Center building.
Several speakers for the divisions being honored will be in attendance, as well as Bishop Michael Jarrell, Rep. Hunt Downer, Mayor Charles Caillouet, Colonel Reggie Melancon and Rev. Louis Clark.
The public is encouraged to attend and honor these brave men and women that protect us day and night.
Curtis J. Hue, Civic Center Director