Written by Terri Reddout
Where were you on 9-11?
My friend called my office that morning. She wanted to know if I started recording the news. When I asked why she told me to get in front of a television set, now! I did. That’s when I saw the replay of the second plane crashing into the second tower.
The next 36 hours were filled with my news students gathering stories and putting together a newscast focused on how the terrorist attack impacted the community and its people.
At the end of the day on 9-12, a student called me over to the computer and said, “Terri, you’ve got to look at this.” Here’s what the email he opened looked like.