Missy Jenkins Smith, right, who was paralyzed in the 1997 Heath
High School shootings, and Kelly Hard Alsip, who was also shot, talk
to reporters in Louisville, Ky., Thursday, Sept. 11, 2008, after
lawyers argued in front of the Kentucky Supreme Court that Michael
Carneal was too mentally ill to plead guilty to the shootings in
1997. (AP photo by Ed Reinke)
Nicole Hadley was a fourteen-year-old
freshman. Nicole was kept alive
until 10:00pm the
evening of the shooting.
Jessica James was a seventeen-year-old
senior. Jessica died in surgery
at Western Baptist
Hospital Monday afternoon.
Kayce Steger was a fifteen-year-old
sophomore. Kayce died at Lourdes Hospital
about 45 minutes after the shooting.