South Carolina Midlands firefighters, law enforcement, emergency medical services, and all branches of the military that have lost their lives in the line of duty since Sept. 11, 2001, were honored with the unveiling of a memorial monument. The monument features two 25-foot representations of a portion of the freedom tower, being built on the world trade site. The granite is engraved with the names of every Midlands Soldiers, police officers, firefighters and emergency medical service worker.