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September 11


Story by Daniel Scroggins and Emily Neal // Contributing writers | Photos by Emily Neal / Sidelines Students, faculty and the public paid their respects to those who lost their lives in the 9/11 terrorist attacks as Middle Tennessee State University hosted its second memorial service early Sunday to mark the 15th anniversary of the …

Special to Sidelines: Fifteen years have passed and America’s wound from 9/11 remains just as fresh as the blue sky September day the twin towers fell in New York City. Time, it seems, does not heal all wounds. As America approaches this anniversary of the worst acts of terrorism this country has witnessed, citizens are still coming to …

Kyra Walton // Contributing Writer  September 11, 2001 will forever be a day that rocked the United States to its core. The mourning, the losses, the pain and grief, were more than I could handle, and I was just a child. I didn’t understand why. I didn’t understand why the events that took place that …