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Connecticut / School Shooting / Columbine Survivor’s Story #1040287

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 03, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The return to school for survivors of the shooting at Sandy Hook School in Newtown, Connecticut reported; photos shown of the children boarding buses to the new building in Monroe.

(Newtown, Connecticut: Jim Axelrod) The hope to bring familiarity and comfort to the school featured; details given about how furniture and other items were brought from the old school. [Superintendent Janet ROBINSON††- says the voices and laughter of the children were there today; notes some parents couldn’t put their child on the bus; says today was a major step in the journey.] The plans for the old school building discussed.

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Denver: Anna Werner) The account from Patrick Ireland†† about being shot in the 1999 massacre at Columbine High School in Colorado and his recovery presented; footage/photos shown. [IRELAND – recalls the love and support from the community; describes the importance of returning to the school; states a lot of us live with visible and not visible scars.]

Pelley, Scott;
Axelrod, Jim;
Werner, Anna

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