Gillette--Walker Funeral Home and Gillette Memorial are inviting the Northeast Wyoming Community to stop by either location on December 20th and 21st to honor the victims of last week's tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut. A condolence book for families impacted will be available at both locations to sign. Children are also encouraged to color pictures expressing their support and bring them in. All items and donations will be sent to Newtown where a memorial has been established.
Also Gov. Matt Mead is calling on Wyoming citizens to observe a moment of silence and remembrance Friday to honor the victims of last weeks' shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Mead and governors across the country are calling for the moment of silence Friday at 9:30 a.m. in local time zones - the hour of the shooting last Friday in Connecticut.
Mead also urged government buildings and places of worship to ring bells 26 times in honor of those who died at the school.