"Bin Laden's gone, and I think Barack Obama has done a good job of trying to keep things safe here. People elected him to do that job, so let him do that job," said Betsy Byrd of Shinnston.
One thing most agree on is that we're safer when we travel on airplanes. Security measures have increased from just metal detectors to full body scans and more pat downs. And that's something that makes some people feel better about traveling.
"I would say to a degree, yes. A bit of an inconvenience, but they're safer," said Berdine.
While opinions differed on the safety issues, everyone said September 11th is all about remembering those who lost their lives 12 years ago.