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Rachels Challenge coming to L-EMS
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17-year-old Rachel Scott was the first victim of the Columbine school shootings. Her father and step mother began Rachels Challenge based on journal entries and an essay left behind by Rachel.
On April 20, 1999, one of the most horrific school shootings in U.S. history took place at Columbine High School in Jefferson County, Colorado. The first victim of the attack was 17-year-old Rachel Scott. Following Rachel’s death, her father and stepmother, Darrell and Sandy Scott, began to hear from people who had been touched by her kindness.