Looking back on the 18 years that have passed since Sept. 11, 2001, it was not tragedy people attending the Hour of Honor on Wednesday at Campbell County Fire Station 1 remembered, but the strength and unity that came from the aftermath of the attacks. 

How America responded showed the world the values and freedoms we held dear, said Fire Chief Jeff Bender, adding that "we stood tall to defend that freedom." 

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