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Where were you? Local residents reflect on 12th anniversary of 9/11 attacks

September 10th, 2013 10:30 pm by Tony Casey, NET News Service

Where were you? Local residents reflect on 12th anniversary of 9/11 attacks

Liberty Garden in the Memorial Park Development in Johnson City. NET News Service photo.

“Gone, but not forgotten” is a truism applied to many tragedies where lives are lost, but few national tragedies hold the weight of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

Many in the Johnson City area have strong memories and feelings about that day, and all that has transpired since. 

Clarence Hall, a barber in downtown Johnson City who’s been cutting hair for over 40 years, said he was attached to his television for the entire day, watching all the news. Changes resulted from the attacks, he said, and they haven’t gone unnoticed.

Read the full story on the Johnson City Press website


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