"Today, our nation grieves with those who have lost loved ones at Virginia Tech. We hold the victims in our hearts, we lift them up in our prayers, and we ask a loving God to comfort those who are suffering today."
-- President George W. Bush (April 16, 2007)
Monday, April 16, marks the fifth anniversary of the Virginia Tech tragedy. Governor Bob McDonnell will be in Blacksburg that evening for the Day of Remembrance commemoration and candlelight vigil at 7:30 p.m. on the drill field at Burruss Hall.