Town of Prosper and PISD Partner for Special 9/11 Ceremony at Children’s Health Stadium Saturday, Sept. 11 at 9 a.m.

August 27, 2022

PROSPER (August 27, 2021) The media is invited to a special 20th Anniversary 9/11 Ceremony put on by the Town of Prosper in partnership with the Prosper Independent School District at Children’s Health Stadium at 9 a.m. The annual Carter BloodCare blood drive will also be on-site collecting blood donations before and after the ceremony on Saturday, September 11. This will be an excellent media opportunity to cover or stream live this unprecedented ceremony to remember and honor all of those who perished on September 11, 2001. 

When: Saturday, September 11, 2021 at 9-10:30AM
Where: Children’s Health Stadium (2000 Stadium Dr. Prosper, TX 75078)
Agenda: 

  • Opening remarks by Prosper Fire Rescue’s Chief Stuart Blasingame 
  • Invocation by Pastor Mike Martin  
  • 9/11 Memorial video (10 min.) 
  • Members of Prosper Fire Rescue, Prosper Police, Prosper ISD Police and veterans will flake out 60ft American flag 
  • National Anthem by Town of Prosper Communications Dispatcher Jackie Tyson 
  • America the Beautiful by PISD Choir 
  • Pledge of Allegiance by Prosper Fire Rescue Asst. Fire Chief Shaw Eft 
  • A few words from PISD Superintendent Dr. Holly Ferguson 
  • A few words from Prosper Police Department Asst. Chief Scott Brewer 
  • A few words from Prosper Fire Rescue Chief Blasingame 
  • Prosper Fire Rescue Honor Guard and “Tolling of the Bells” 
  • Roy Perrin leads TAPPs along with two PISD Band trumpet players 
  • Pastor Herring offers closing prayer 
  • Video to play 15 Years I Miss You Dad Never Forget 9/11 video (4 min.) 
  • Bagpiper plays Amazing Grace 
  • Chief Blasingame closes ceremony