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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The annual Patriot Day ceremony held by Vestavia Hills, Mountain Brook and Homewood to remember the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, this year returns to Homewood City Hall. Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Terry Ray, Vestavia Hills assistant fire chief, will lead the bell ceremony and the police honor guard will lead a three-round volley. Read more

People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Vestavia Hills will take its turn this year at the over the mountain tradition of spending the morning of Sept. 11 in solemn remembrance. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Vestavia Hills City Schools.

On Friday, Sept. 9, students at Vestavia Hills Elementary West celebrated Patriot Day during their P.E. classes with patriotic-themed activities and music. Read more

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Photo by Frank Couch.

Vestavia Hills will join the cities of Mountain Brook and Homewood this year to pause and remember the lives lost on Sept. 11, 2001. The annual Patriot Day ceremony will this year be Sunday, Sept. 11, in Mountain Brook. Read more

Events

Patriot Day

Photo by Frank Couch.

The annual Patriot Day ceremony took place in front of Homewood's City Hall. Read more

News

Patriot Day 2015

Photo by Frank Couch.

Captain Christopher Tanner recounted how he helped stage supplies for first responders across the river from the towers, and how he would later learn that 2,983 civilians, 343 firefighters and 72 police officers had lost their lives. Read more

News

The cities of Vestavia Hills, Mountain Brook, and Homewood are joining together to host a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at the Vestavia City Center. Read more

News

Sept. 11, Vestavia Hills and Homewood joined with the City of Mountain Brook in dedicating beam from the World Trade Center. Read more

News

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    U.S. Army Ret. Lt. Col. Marvin A. Chandler gives the keynote address during the 9/11 Remembrance and Patriot Day Celebration held at Homewood City Hall with Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    U.S. Army Ret. Lt. Col. Marvin A. Chandler gives the keynote address during the 9/11 Remembrance and Patriot Day Celebration held at Homewood City Hall with Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    Members of the Homewood, Vestavia Hills and Mountain Brook police and fire departments attended the 9/11 Remembrance and Patriot Day Celebration held at City Hall in downtown Homewood on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    Members of the Homewood, Vestavia Hills and Mountain Brook police and fire departments attended the 9/11 Remembrance and Patriot Day Celebration held at City Hall in downtown Homewood on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    Members of the Homewood, Vestavia Hills and Mountain Brook police and fire departments attended the 9/11 Remembrance and Patriot Day Celebration held at City Hall in downtown Homewood on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

    Members of the Homewood, Vestavia Hills and Mountain Brook police and fire departments attended the 9/11 Remembrance and Patriot Day Celebration held at City Hall in downtown Homewood on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019. Photo by Erin Nelson

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