I didn’t know this until last night, but there is a Charlotte chapter of the VTech Alumni Association, and it boasts that North Carolina is “home to the second largest contingent of Hokies outside Virginia.”
Last night, they had a memorial service at Myers Park Methodist Church in which 800 people attended. 33 candles were lit, and the church bell rang 33 times, which means they included Cho.
Here’s a list of other vigils in Charlotte that have been held in honor of the VTech victims this week.
MSNBC has a slide show and stories telling you a little bit about the victims and who they were.
We won’t forget: