Bob Jones students pledge to take ‘Rachel’s Challenge’

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MADISON, AL- Students at Bob Jones learned how Rachel Scott-- murdered at Columbine High School on April 20th, 1999, continues to turn a nightmare into a story of hope and a better tomorrow.  It's a powerful but heartbreaking lesson.

"I definitely got a bit, you know, choked up," said freshman Peyton Ward.

Rachel believed in a chain reaction of kindness  and students at Bob Jones were challenged to do the same and to live every day like it's their last.

"Really it's all about the love you can spread to others," said Ward.

Most of these students weren't even alive when the Columbine shootings happened, so it's not the violence or pure evil of the shootings these students carry with them, instead the unbreakable and everlasting legacy of kindness shown by Rachel. A message Devin Lewis really took to heart.

"It makes me really want to start over, really try and start fresh and take back a lot of things I did when I was younger and didn't know what I was doing, trying to be cool," said Lewis.