As the thaw from Central Oregon's frigid temperatures began -- slowly -- on Monday, Jefferson County schools made the decision late in the day to call a two-hour delay for schools on Tuesday morning.
It only took moments, two 12-year-old students at Sparks Middle School were wounded. A beloved teacher and military veteran lay dead. And the young shooter -- armed with his parents' gun -- took his own life.
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Courtesy David Katz
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