First responders, local officials, and community members gathered together on Friday morning at Scenic Mountain Medical Center during the Prayer at the Pole event.
Diane Moore, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer of SMMC, told KBest News that she appreciated everyone who came out for the event.
“It’s just important that we remember what happened,” said Moore. “In today’s day and age, we are now, like someone stated, we’re fighting a new 9/11 - which doesn’t even compare, but the [COVID-19] has been horrible. I think united we can still all come together, even in this time of adversity.”
When asked why the event is important to her, Moore told KBest News that it’s important for people to remember that united we stand strong and can overcome adversity as one people.
Big Spring PD stand with Family Faith Center Pastor Sam Segundo for photo after the Prayer at the Pole event on 9/11/2020 at Scenic Mountain Medical Center.
Bagpipes were played by Albert Cavazos during SMMC's Prayer at the Pole event on 09/11/2020.