Students, residents take back the night
Barnickel also said that she hoped April’s events keep the community talking throughout the year.
“Silence is the key,” she said.
“The main thing is that people don’t want to talk about violence.
If our goal is to talk about it, then maybe we can break the silence.”
Mayor Dan Hollingsworth was also in attendance and said he hoped people in the community will help others who had been through domestic abuse or had been sexually assaulted.