Statewide moment of silence to remember lives lost to virus

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Alabama hospital officials are planning a statewide moment of silence to remember those who have died with COVID-19.

Al.com reports that the Alabama Hospital Association is helping to organize the Tuesday vigil to remember the more than 12,000 Alabamians who lost their lives during the coronavirus pandemic and support those who are battling the virus.

The event is set for noon on Sept. 7.

Organizers are encouraging all Alabamians to participate wherever they are.

Hospital staff and physicians from across the state are being asked to take part.

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9/6/2021 11:56:43 AM (GMT -5:00)

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