An uplifting tribute to Rodriguez
South High's softball and dance teams honored former teammate Melissa Rodriguez, who was killed Aug. 14, before the softball team's game Thursday. Joining the tribute were Melissa's mother, Angie Rodriguez, center, sisters Nicole, left, and Mikaela, and niece Aubrey.
Posted: Friday, August 30, 2013 12:00 am
Red and white balloons lifted into the late afternoon sky Thursday, a tribute by the South High School softball team to former teammate Melissa Rodriguez, who was slain earlier this month.
The Packers dedicated their home game against Omaha Northwest to Rodriguez, a 2012 South graduate.
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Friday, August 30, 2013 12:00 am.