Mayor to hold Peace and Solidarity Vigil on Sunday

El Cajon Vigil Honors Woman Killed at VA White Supremacist Rally

El Cajon Vigil Honors Woman Killed at VA White Supremacist Rally

Mayor Sherman Lea and Members of the Roanoke City Council have invited the community to join them at a peace and solidarity vigil on Sunday, August 13 at 6 p.m.

About 50 people held a vigil across the river from Trump Tower Saturday night for a woman killed when a vehicle drove into a crowd of counter-protesters earlier in the day at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Rescue personnel help injured people after a vehicle ran into a large group of protesters after an white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. "It will also be an opportunity to affirm Roanoke's commitment to be an inclusive community and to stand united together". Memorial Bridge in downtown Roanoke next to the statue of Dr. King, according to the release.

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