While the presentations stood in stark contrast to each other, the heart was the same at a pair of events held Tuesday that bookended Billings' public Sept. 11 memorials.
A Sept. 11 memorial, with a piece of the World Trade Center at its center, will be dedicated Sunday at the Montana State University Billings College of Technology.
Gary Edwards, of the Montana State University Billings College of Technology, talks about an I-beam brought to Billings from the World Trade Center. The beam was destroyed in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attack, and will be used at the College of Technology building as a memorial for those l…
A piece of I-beam recovered from the World Trade Center site after the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, and given to Montana State University Billings will arrive in Billings on Sunday.
A piece of the World Trade Center destroyed in the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001 is expected to make its way to Billings next week.
Montana State University Billings College of Technology faculty members Elizabeth Fullon, left, and Gary Edwards hope to bring a piece of the World Trade Center to Billings for a permanent Sept. 11 monument at the COT.
A memorial honoring those responding to the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks is expected to be built at Montana State University Billings College of Technology.