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Remembering 9/11, Renewing Our Patriotism

Twenty years ago, the United States suffered the terrorist attacks of 9/11. No one old enough to remember that day will ever forget it. It was surreal to watch the Twin Towers collapse and heartbreaking to see images of first responders covered head to toe in dust, searching through the debris in Manhattan.

The 9/11 attacks claimed 2,977 innocent lives. The casualties included a number of individuals with ties to Nebraska.

Jennifer Dorsey-Howley, a graduate of Lincoln Southeast, worked at Aon Corporation on the 92nd floor of the South Tower. She was married and five months pregnant with her fi...


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