Omaha South community remembers slain alumna
Nicole Rodriquez, 13, is hugged by a supporter after the memorial ceremony for her sister Melissa on Thursday.
Posted: Thursday, August 29, 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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Thursday, August 29, 2013 12:00 am.