Vigil Honors Grandview Teen Brutally Killed

We'd be remiss if we didn't mention this local gathering as the NEXTGEN and suburban communities cope with rising violence . . . Here's the weekend tribute . . .

Family, friends, and classmates of Amauri Hughes gathered in the Grandview High School parking lot Saturday to celebrate Amauri's life and the light she brought to her loved ones.

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Candlelight service held for slain Grandview teen

Saturday, a candlelight service was held in remembrance of the slain Grandview 17-year-old, Amauri Hughes.

'Her spirit was so bright': Family and friends remember the life of 17-year-old Amauri Hughes

Her family said they want Amauri Hughes to be remembered for her spirit and the light she brought to other's lives. They hope people who may be in similar situations hear her story and find the strength to speak up.

'She was the light': Family, friends mourn Grandview teen Amauri Hughes, hold vigil in her honor

The Grandview community is mourning after losing one of their own. On Saturday, Amauri Hughes' family and friends honored her life at a vigil, filled with candles and pink balloons.

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