City of Dothan honors 9/11 victims in special tribute

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DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Outside Dothan’s Downtown district the city’s streets are decked in red, white, and blue for the remembrance of September 11th, 2001.

The City of Dothan placed flags along Main Street in downtown Dothan is to honor the nearly 4,000 Americans that died in the September 11th terrorist attacks in New York City, the Pentagon, and Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

City officials said it’s a patriotic display to represent those who tragically died 20-years-ago.

The start of the flags can be seen near St. Andrew’s street and these flags can be seen all the way down to First Baptist Church.

A city official tells WDHN they plan on keeping the flags up through Veteran’s Day in November.

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