UMW BEATLindley Estes covers the University of Mary Washington for fredericksburg.com and The Free Lance-Star.
UMW to honor victims of Sept. 11 Wednesday
The UMW Association of Student Veterans will honor those lost on 9/11 with a ceremony and moment of silence.
First, at 8:30 a.m. ROTC students raise the flag at George Washington Hall.
Following the flag raising, a moment of silence will be held on Ball Circle at 9 a.m.
Other commemorations is Virginia include the Virginia Governor’s Office, which will 9/11 Wednesday at the Bell Tower on Capital Square beginning at 9 a.m.
Virginians are also asked to observe a moment of silence at 9:37 a.m., when American Airlines Flight 77 impacted the Pentagon in Arlington County.
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