8.27.15: TV station mourns loss of employees
(AP) – The employees at WDBJ-TV in Roanoke, Virginia, are trying to go on, following yesterday’s on-air killing of a reporter and cameraman out in the field.
The station had an on-air moment of silence today for reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward.
They were gunned down by a disgruntled former employee who had been fired.
People are visiting memorials that have been set up outside the station.
The memorials are full of balloons, flowers, candles, and other tokens.
A grief counselor joined staff members at the station.