As the nation remembers the September 11th terrorist attacks, many students were learning about the attacks Thursday during class.
Chris Cato is a teacher at Grovetown High School in Columbia County, and he talked to his students about the events leading up to 9/11.
On that day, 13 years ago Cato was working as a customer service representative for Delta Airlines.
He says his students asked him how the attack affected him.
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