September 11, 2011

In Cynthiana, the war became personal

As Kentuckians reflect on the 10 years since 9/11, they remember the burning towers with the same shock and sadness as the rest of the country. But Kentucky has been affected less by that attack than by its aftermath: the decade-long war on terror, which included fighting in Afghanistan and Iraq. That is what has taken people away from their families, their jobs and their lives to war theaters overseas.

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