Family and friends of firefighters killed in the line of duty gathered to pay their respects in Maryland today.
Emmitsburg is home to the national fire college where men and women from all over the country gather to perfect their skills and learn from one another.
Today family and friends attended a ceremony at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg.
One hundred firefighters died on the job in the U.S. this year.
Firefighters in Dothan participate in training each year to keep the number of injuries to a minimum.