Students place flags at Kastman Park for 17th annual 9/11 tribute

KCBD Evening Newscast 6 p.m. 9/11 Flags at Kastman Park 9/09/2019

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - Students from Miller Elementary School placed flags inside of Kastman Park for the 17th Annual American Tribute Flag Field to remember those who died in the Sept. 11 attacks.

This flag tribute is presented by Prosperity Bank, the City of Lubbock and Lubbock Independent School District. The flags will be on display from Monday, Sept. 9 to Monday, Sept. 16.

Students from Miller were out early Monday to set up the display, and later on Sept. 16 members of Lubbock Fire Rescue and the Lubbock Police Department will take the flags down.

Kastman Park is located at Lynnhaven Drive and South Loop 289.

The public is encouraged to visit the park and walk amongst the flags to remember the lives lost, and first responders and military personnel.

Jayne Ann Miller Elementary School fifth grade students were honored to get to help Prosperity Bank place the flags this...

Posted by Lubbock ISD on Monday, September 9, 2019

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