CANDLES LIT UP MANITO PARK THIS EVENING FOR TEN-YEAR-OLD
KXLY'S ALLIE NORTON IS WORKING FOR YOU TONIGHT.
SHE WAS AT THE VIGIL EARLIER THIS EVENING AND JOINS
NOW LIVE AT COOPER ELEMENTARY WHERE GRACIE WENT TO
ALLIE, IN HER SHORT LIFE... GRACIE TOUCHED SO MANY
SO MANY, NADINE.
IF THIS MEMORIAL HERE AT HER SCHOOL ISN'T ENOUGH.
IT WAS VERY APPARENT TONIGHT AT THE VIGIL.
EASILY A THOUSAND PEOPLE SHOWED UP TO REMEMBER THE
("We're here to remember Gracie Snider.")
("There's no footprint too small to leave an imprint
on this world. When I look around at all of you. (This
qoute couldn't be more true.")
("Won't you come out to play.")
("Our hearts ache and we feel a deep tender wound
because someone so precious and so young is no longer
part of our lives.")
(Dear Gracie, look at the brand new day.)
("Her memory will continue to be present in our lives.")
("The sun is up, the sky is blue. It's beautiful and
so are you. Dear Gracie)
("I'm overwhelmed by the kindness and support you
all have shown the Snider and James family.")
("The wind is love, the birds will sing and you are
part of everything. Dear Gracie.")
("Gracie's made a huge impact on all of us. Thank
you for being here to honor Gracie, and her beautiful
life that was cut way too short."
SUCH A TOUGH TIME FOR SO MANY.... ESPECIALLY THE SNIDER
SO MANY CHILDREN AT THAT MEMORIAL TONIGHT ALLIE.
LOSING A CLASSMATE AT SUCH A YOUNG AGE... MOST CERTAINLY
WILL LEAVE AN INDELIBLE MARK ON THEM.
SOME DIDN'T EVEN KNOW GRACIE.
THERE HAS BEEN AN ACCOUNT SET UP TO COVER GRACIE'S
IT'S ALREADY AT ALMOST 18 THOUSAND DOLLARS... JUST
SHY OF THE 25 THOUSAND DOLLAR GOAL.
FOR INFORMATION ON HOW YOU CAN DONATE. VISIT OUR WEBSITE.
WE'LL HAVE A LINK ON THIS STORY AFTER THE SHOW.
REPORTING IN NORTH EAST SPOKANE, ALLIE NORTON KXLY
GRACIE'S FRIEND, 10 YEAR OLD AYLA JAMES, ON THE RIGHT
IN THE PICTURE... WAS INJURED IN THE CAR CRASH.
SHE REMAINS IN HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER WITH SERIOUS
SHE'S BREATHING SPORADICALLY AND IS PREPARING FOR