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Articles Tagged ‘9/11’

Muslim march scheduled for Sept. 11

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Nearly 1 million people are expected to march down Washington, D.C.’s National Mall tomorrow, not to remember those who died in the Sept. 11 attacks, but to dispel the fear […]

The anniversary of a catastrophe

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

Sept. 11, 2012 marks the 11th anniversary of the day that New York City played host to one of the greatest tragedies in U.S. history. Most undergraduate students were in elementary school at the time that this catastrophe struck our nation. In fact, I can remember what it was like for me [...]

My world upside down

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

New Yorker’s account of the 9/11 attacks “This story is about an event that would change my outlook on life forever,” wrote a 17-year-old Andrew Claudio in his graduating class […]

Lynchburg to participate in 9-11 Heroes Run

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Local commemorative event raises support and fund for fallen heroes Across the City of Lynchburg, citizens will participate in commemorative events and activities on Sept. 11 in memory of the […]

U.S. honors 10-year anniversary

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Nearly 10 years ago, the United States of America experienced a terrorist attack on the World Trade Center that destroyed the Twin Towers, damaged the Pentagon and affected the entire […]

A Patriot moment

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Even sports was impacted by tragedy Fear, anger, confusion and devastation are few of many words that could describe the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. Prior to the attacks, the NFL […]

Overcoming adversity

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Taking a moment of silence, remembering those who lost their lives or even thanking those who are still fighting for our freedom is not enough. We must never give up — never back down in the face of adversity. Millions of eyes and hearts gripped the edge of reality as the blackened sky [...]

From the desk

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Ten years ago our country was changed—for better or worse. Our very essence as a free nation was challenged by the perverse attacks of a corrupt sect of people claiming […]

Tragedy gives clarity through wreckage

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Alumna learns journalistic truths “Grab a VHS tape. Get out of bed,” Erica Ricci Weidenroth said as she rushed into her roommate and best friend’s dorm room at Liberty University. […]

My brother, my hero

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

My brother had only been on the NYC Fire Squad for about two years in 2001. He was married in 1998 while living in Florida working for a local fire department and decided to follow his dream to become a New York City Fireman. The reason I mention this is because of an important [...]

Family’s faith helps cope in fear

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Kirsten Wilson sits down on the sectional in the living room of her townhome, located at the top of Liberty Mountain. She picks up her small dog, places him on her lap and begins to tell her story — a story filled with fragmented images of fear and faith. “We were proud New Yorkers. [...]


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