Extra Counselor Assigned To Help Classmates Of Teenage Odessa Shooting Victim Cope

Texas shootings in Odessa and Midland
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By NewsRadio 1080 KRLD

ODESSA (1080 KRLD) - The holiday over, Odessa High School students return to class with heavy hearts today.

At the age of 15, their classmate Leilah Hernandez was the youngest of the seven people killed in Saturday's mass murder.

The Ector County Independent School District is assigning additional counselors to the high school to help students and staff cope with their loss.