The Beaufort Gazette Remembers 9/11

Sept. 11, 2001: A retrospective

The mind struggles to recall a world before Sept. 11, 2001, the day terror ripped through a bright blue sky. In this video retrospective, the images tell a story of chaos and courage, the story of the day that forever changed America.


Where were you?

  • Shayna Orsen

    Hardeeville, SC – “I remember the weather, it was a beautiful and sunny day in Orlando with fluffy pillow clouds lazily floating by. I had an early shift ...”

  • Rosalind K. Mixson

    Early Branch, SC, SC – “I was teaching high school diploma & GED classes at the local prison when my principal said, "Get a tv into class, a plane hit ...”

  • Jeff Riley

    Beaufort, SC – “On September 11, 2001 that morning I was living in a rooming house in Beverly Massachusetts. I was in the living room and I saw ...”