LaGrange Fire Department Hosting 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Challenge

The LaGrange Fire Department is hosting a 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Challenge Wednesday, September 11th, 8AM-NOON at Callaway Stadium in LaGrange.

The public is invited to join the LaGrange Fire Department for the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Challenge. The entry fee is $25 and includes a 9/11 tribute t-shirt. Please register by August 22nd to receive your shirt at the event. If you register after August 22nd you will have to wait until after the event to receive your t-shirt.

All the proceeds will go to the Terry Farrell Firefighter Fund of Georgia.

All participants will run 110 stadium steps up and 110 stadium steps down at Callaway Stadium. There were 110 flights of stairs in the Twin Towers. During the event the radio traffic on 9/11 will be played. LFD Chief John Brant says it’s important we never forget the events of that day.

 WHO: LaGrange Fire Department

WHAT: 9/11 Annual Memorial Stair Climb Challenge

WHEN: Wednesday, September 11th, 8AM-NOON

WHERE: Callaway Stadium, 801 Dallis Street, LaGrange

To register for the 9/11 Annual Memorial Stair Climb Challenge stop by the LaGrange Fire Department Administrative Building at 115 Hill Street in LaGrange.  A $25 registration fee will get you a 9/11 tribute T-shirt.  Register by August 22nd to ensure a t-shirt on the day of the event.

The remainder of the funds received will be donated to the Terry Farrell Firefighter’s Fund of Georgia.

The LaGrange Fire Department is proud to partner with Three Life Church for this event.

Courtesy: Katie Mercer Van Schoor, City of LaGrange

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