Re-enactment of the First 9-1-1 Call
On Friday, June 1, a reenactment of the original call was made by the men who are presently in the same office as 50 years ago. On February 16, 1968, it was U.S. Congressman Tom Bevill and Alabama Speaker of the House Rankin Fite. Thursday, it was Congressman Robert Aderholt and Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon making a call with from the office of Mayor Ken Sunseri to the Haleyville Police Department through the 9-1-1 office in Double Springs.