Coffee for D.C.
Coffee for D.C.
But first... cup by cup the city of oxford pours their love into a local teenager who lost his mother and father in a murder suicide.
Wtvas taylor smith is live in oxford now with an exclusive interview with the family.
Its the little things that make a big difference .... and this cup of coffee i am drinking right now may seem like a little thing but hundreds of these cups bought... all added together is alot of money .... money that can go help someone who needs it and the community of oxford realy came together today here at the cups coffee shop.... ."live through her kids sot:"i feel blessed they didn't have to do it but they did anyways" sot: " the compassion that has been shown for this family wow i am overwhelmed" lines went out the door all day at the cups coffee shop... bryan spillman the owner of the shop met cd at a local mentoring program called young life... and when last week his parents were taken from him... he knew he wanted to help sot:" we might loose money today but really it's a win for us because we get to take a local business and give those funds to someone who needs it more than us" sot: "what has happeend to us was tragic but to every story there is a good side" and today the good this family is finding... is the love from the community... sot: " i don't understand it but the support from this community is what is helping me cope" but they dont want to forget the lives theyve lost and want this to be a lesson for everyone sot: "if anyone needs help with a domestic violence situation please speak up silence is not the answer" they lost a sister a mother a daughter and a friend and that will not be forgotten sot: " this is just her kids reeping the rewards from the seeds she has planted and it's a relief knowning her legacy is going to live on through her kids" i went into the shop right before it closed and asked them and it's a relief knowning her legacy is going to live on through her kids" i went into the shop right before it closed and asked them how much they raised and they said.... all the money will go to dc and his sister for college and living funds dc says the funeral is saturday at one pm here in town... live in oxford taylor smith wtva nine news at chief meteorologist matt laubhan joins us with a