Retired New York fire captain Ed Smith of the FDNY Retirees of the Lowcountry tolls a bell in remembrance of those who perished --  including 343 New York firefighters -- in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on America during a 10th anniversary Sept. 11 memorial service on Sunday morning on Hilton Head Island.
Retired New York fire captain Ed Smith of the FDNY Retirees of the Lowcountry tolls a bell in remembrance of those who perished -- including 343 New York firefighters -- in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on America during a 10th anniversary Sept. 11 memorial service on Sunday morning on Hilton Head Island. Jay Karr/The Island Packet
Retired New York fire captain Ed Smith of the FDNY Retirees of the Lowcountry tolls a bell in remembrance of those who perished -- including 343 New York firefighters -- in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on America during a 10th anniversary Sept. 11 memorial service on Sunday morning on Hilton Head Island. Jay Karr/The Island Packet

Area residents reflect on 'that horrible day'

September 12, 2011 12:51 AM