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First Annual SRFD Stair-Climb 9/11 Remembrance

gallery-01The morning of September 11, 2001, will forever be etched in our minds as many of us watched in horror the events of the 9/11 terrorist attack on American soil. In Washington, D.C., and New York City, nearly 3,000 individuals were killed as a result of terrorists who hijacked four commercial airplanes. Victims of the 9/11 attacks included 246 on the four planes, 2,606 in the World Trade Center and surrounding area, and 125 at the Pentagon.

September 11 – Reflections of A Moment In Time

gallery-02In the United States, the month of September will forever be marked by the tragedy that took place on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001. Just about every person in the world witnessed and was impacted by the terrorist attacks that took place on this date when four airplanes were hijacked by terrorists. American Airlines Flight 11 and United Airlines Flight 175 were flown into the twin towers at the World Trade Center in New York City. American Airlines Flight 77 ended up crashing into the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., and United Airlines Flight 93, which also was reported to be heading toward Washington, D.C., crashed in a field near the town of Shanksville, Pennsylvania, after passengers tried to overpower the hijackers.

Salt River Higher Education Program Holds Fall Welcome and Resource Conference

gallery-03The Fall Welcome and Resource Conference presented by the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Higher Education Program was held on Saturday, September 12, at Salt River High School. The theme for the conference was “Knowledge Is Power: A Commitment to Higher Education.” It was the first such conference.

Girls’ Fast-Pitch Softball Makes Debut in Community

gallery-03Since August, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Recreation Department has hosted a free girls’ fast-pitch softball clinic at the Salt River Recreation Football Field. The clinic has attracted approximately 15 participants and will run into October or until further notice. The clinic is open to girls ages 8 to 12.