Rep. Kenneth Kurtz, R-Coldwater, stands with Branch County Sheriff John Pollack at a special ceremony in the Michigan House honoring the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Kurtz invited Sheriff Pollack to the ceremony, which also honors Michigan first responders and military members that have lost their lives in the line of duty.

Kurtz welcomes local sheriff to Michigan House for 9/11 ceremony

Rep. Kenneth Kurtz, R-Coldwater, stands with Branch County Sheriff John Pollack at a special ceremony in the Michigan House honoring the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Kurtz invited Sheriff Pollack to the ceremony, which also honors Michigan first responders and military members that have lost their lives in the line of duty.

Rep. Howrylak joined by Troy firefighter at House

State Rep. Martin Howrylak was joined today at the Capitol by Ryan Wolf, Troy’s Firefighter of the Year, as part of the annual House 9/11 anniversary ceremony. The ceremony observed the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on September 11 as well as honored the eight military and first responders who lost their lives in…

State Rep. Mike McCready (left) attends the third annual 9/11 ceremony held by the Michigan House of Representatives along with Lt. Nole Clason (right) and Chief David Hendrickson of the City of Bloomfield Hills Public Safety Department.

McCready, House honor first responders during annual 9/11 ceremony

The Michigan House of Representatives today conducted its third annual 9/11 memorial service, commemorating the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, state Rep. Mike McCready announced. The House also honored the eight military members and first responders from Michigan who lost their lives in the line of duty in the past year. As a…

County sheriff joins Leonard during House ceremony honoring 9/11 anniversary

As a part of the Michigan House of Representatives third annual 9/11 memorial ceremony conducted today, Gratiot County Sheriff Doug Wright joined Rep. Tom Leonard in the House chambers. The House ceremony honored the eight military members and first responders from Michigan who lost their lives in the line of duty in the past year…

New Baltimore police chief joins LaFontaine for 9/11 ceremony

New Baltimore Police Chief Tim Wiley traveled to Lansing today as the guest of state Rep. Andrea LaFontaine for the Michigan House of Representatives’ annual memorial for the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and recognition of all first responders in the state. “I was honored to have Chief Wiley stand with me…

State Rep. Dave Pagel (left) attends the third annual 9/11 ceremony held by the Michigan House of Representatives along with Lt. Dave Francis of the Berrien Springs/Oronoko Fire Department.

Pagel, local firefighter take part in House ceremony honoring 9/11 anniversary

The Michigan House of Representatives today conducted a ceremony to honor the eight military members and first responders from Michigan who lost their lives in the line of duty in the past year. The ceremony also commemorated the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. “These brave men and women made the ultimate sacrifice in…

Kesto, local firefighter take part in House ceremony commemorating 9/11 anniversary

Kesto, local firefighter take part in House ceremony commemorating 9/11 anniversary

Rep. Klint Kesto (left) stands with firefighter Daniel Dawe of the West Bloomfield Fire Department in the state Capitol rotunda today. Kesto invited Dawe to be his guest as the Michigan House of Representatives conducted a special session honoring first responders and members of the military who lost their lives in the line of duty…

Johnson welcomes Secord, Evart firefighters to House 9/11 ceremony

Firefighter Carrie Shaver and Fire Chief Fred Shaver of the Secord Township Fire Department with Rep. Johnson. Chief Shane Helmer of the Evart Fire Department with Rep. Johnson. Fire Chief Fred Shaver and Firefighter Carrie Shaver of the Secord Township Fire Department, and Chief Shane Helmer of the Evart Fire Department joined state Rep. Joel…