SLIDELL, LA (WGNO) - A special CrossFit workout took place Saturday morning at the Gladiators Academy in Slidell. The workout was called Heroes and Dogs. It was a time for the community to get together to honor the soldiers who died on August 6th, 2011.
30 men and 1 dog died in the line of duty that day and to honor the dog who's name was Bart, the group donated bags of dog food to use instead of sandbags. The bags of dog food was then donated to a local shelter.