Freedom Walk in Owensboro honors those who died on 9/11


OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – People across the Tri-State and the nation joined Evansville and Henderson in remembering those who died on 9/11.

In Owensboro, the annual Freedom Walk happened Wednesday morning, ending at the Charles Shelton Memorial in Smothers Park.

The event started with a walk from the Owensboro Fire Department station on West Ninth Street that included several first responders.

There was also a short memorial service.

This was the 18th year the walk was held.

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(This story was originally published on September 11, 2019)

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