Community to hold vigil to honor shooting victims
COLUMBIA - Community members will hold a candlelight vigil Monday night at the Boone County Courthouse Amphitheater to honor the Orlando shooting victims, according to a Sunday announcement from the event's organizers.
The event will be organized by Mid-Mo Pride Fest, along with several churches and other organizations.
50 were killed and 53 were injured in the shooting, at a gay nightclub in Orlando. Vigil organizers called it "a senseless act of violence."