Today is Confederate Memorial Day here in Alabama. Its a State Holiday and all offices are closed. Confederate Memorial Day is all about our fallen soldiers and sailors. This day is for remembering those who fell for what they believed in. Ceremonies will be held today at the capitol in Montgomery and the keynote speaker will be Dr. Harry Reeder with music by the renowned Bobby Horton. Attendees may announce the name and unit of one Confederate ancestor. The finale of the day will be a cannon & rifle salute to our Confederate soldiers & sailors. Its free to the public.