Columbine tragedy spawns ‘Challenge’ at St. John Parish schools this week

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Assembled in the parking lot of LaPlace Elementary, seventh- and eighth-grade students listen to “Rachel’s Challenge” speaker Todd Lauderdale during a presentation at the school Tuesday morning. Lauderdale discussed the life of Rachel Scott, the first victim of the Columbine High School shooting in 1999. (Staff photo by Robin Shannon)