Friday, August 28, 2015Candlelight Vigil Begins – SEE SLIDESHOW
Martin Jeffrey, Life Coach, led the 200 people in prayer that was preceded by a chorus of uplifting song to get the vigil for the victims of gun violence started. The victims included Alison Parker, WDBJ reporter, and Adam Wade, WDBJ cameraman.
The memorial at the entrance to WDBJ was brightly colored with fresh flowers and balloons swaying in the breeze. Employees of WDBJ have commented on air how it gave them comfort.
The vigil was organized by Susanne Reilly founder of Stop the Violence Star City, Eddie Seah, Catherine Koebel, Luke Curry, Jason Lambert, and Mary Croft. Their goal Thursday night was a call for better gun laws.
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