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Families of victims of the Oregon community college shooting rampage and at least one survivor have attended tearful church services in Roseburg. Families of victims of the Oregon community college shooting rampage and at least one survivor have attended tearful church services in Roseburg.
ROSEBURG, Ore. -

Families of victims of the Oregon community college shooting rampage and at least one survivor have attended tearful church services in Roseburg.
    
An 18-year-old woman who survived the classroom shooting - Lacey Scroggins - was in the front row at the New Beginnings Church of God on Sunday.
    
Her father, Randy Scroggins, is pastor of the church.
    
The daughter wiped away tears as her father told the story of how she survived as the gunman slaughtered her classmates.
    
Also at the service were the grandparents of Rebecka Carnes, an 18-year-old killed in the rampage. Everyone in the church stood and applauded them.
    
The shooting spree that killed eight college students and a teacher was the topic of sermons in churches throughout Roseburg on Sunday as the community tries to heal from the tragedy.

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