It was 16 years ago today that our nation changed forever. The anniversary of 9/11 is always a somber time of reflection and remembrance. Some folks commemorate it as a day of service, or thank military and first responders by bringing them food or sending hand-written cards.
Everyone has a different way to memorialize that day. Most people recall exactly where they were at the moment they found out about it. Maren Morris tweeted that she was in 6th grade when it happened. Charlie Daniels posted a whole blog entry about his experience. Others simply posted "Never forget."
Here are a few country stars who haven't forgotten one of our nation's darkest moments.
— Toby Keith (@tobykeith) September 11, 2017
The Band Perry
— Rodney Atkins (@RodneyAtkins) September 11, 2017
16 years ago, I was in my 6th grade homeroom when they wheeled the tv in. #NeverForget
— MAREN MORRIS (@MarenMorris) September 11, 2017
— Carrie Underwood (@carrieunderwood) September 11, 2017
— Brantley Gilbert (@brantleygilbert) September 11, 2017
— Charlie Daniels (@CharlieDaniels) September 11, 2017
— Cole Swindell (@coleswindell) September 11, 2017
Today is a day of remembrance & reminder of what our country does in time of tragedy. We are one Nation, under God, INDIVISIBLE #NeverForget
— Lauren Alaina (@Lauren_Alaina) September 11, 2017
— Alan Jackson (@OfficialJackson) September 11, 2017
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