Tennessee Season to Remember Will Honor Homicide VictimsWednesday, December 07, 2011 | 12:58 pm
NASHVILLE - Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and First Lady Crissy Haslam will host the annual "Tennessee Season to Remember" on Thursday evening, December 8.
The event will take place at 5:30 p.m. Central Time in the House Chambers of the State Capitol in Nashville.
Families and friends of victims who have lost their lives to violent crime attend the event each year. While there, they hang ornaments memorializing their loved ones on Memorial Wreaths. After the event, the wreaths will remain on display in the State Capitol throughout the holiday season.
Guest speaker for the event will be Mike Low of Batesville, Arkansas, whose daughter, Sara, was a flight attendant on American Airlines Flight 11, which crashed into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Since then, Low has worked for victims, and speaks frequently on victims' rights.
The Board of Probation & Parole, the Department of Correction, the Department of Safety & Homeland Security, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Office of Attorney General & Reporter, the Tennessee District Attorneys General Conference and the Tennessee Deparment of Treasury organized this year's event.
Melissa McDonald, Board of Probation & Parole
615.517.9746 (cell) 615.532.8149 (office
Jennifer Donnals, Department of Safety & Homeland Security
615.509.3154 (cell) 615.251.5143 (office)