SROs 4NORTONVILLE, Ky. (9/11/18) — South Hopkins Middle School students saluted local first responders during a Heroes Walk today.

Teachers and Hopkins County Sheriff's School Resource Officers stood alongside students in remembrance of those that perished in the 9/11 terrorist attacks on U.S. soil 17 years ago today.

SHMS Principal Jan Richey spoke about the significance of the sacrifices first responders undergo in helping communities in times of need. The school choir sang the National Anthem.

Hopkins County Schools Board Member J.W. Durst, a combat veteran, also talked about the cost associated with everyday freedoms and those who make sacrifices each day.

SHMS students walked a lap around the football field track following a balloon release.

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Ladonna Kay Lee
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