20 April 2015

On This Day: Columbine High School massacre

It hardly seems like 16 years but it was On This Day in 1999 that two teenagers plotted and carried out a shooting spree at their high school – Columbine High School – in the otherwise peaceful town of Littlton, Colorado.

Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris killed 12 students, a teacher, and finally themselves. An additional 23 people were also injured that somber morning

  • Cassie Bernall
  • Steve Curnow
  • Corey DePooter
  • Kelly Fleming
  • Matt Kechter
  • Daniel Mauser
  • Daniel Rohrbough
  • Dave Sanders, Coach
  • Rachel Scott
  • Isaiah Shoels
  • John Tomlin
  • Laura Townsend
  • Kyle Velasquez
May Their Memory Be Eternal


On This Day is a prompt I started this month to further explore historical events.

© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.