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TAKE A STAND: Tennessee Church Shooting

Leshea White and Kimberly Stallworth hug their uncle Roger Bracey, who was at Burnette Chapel Church of Christ when shots were fired, Sunday in Antioch, Tenn. (Source: Andrew Nelles/The Tennessean via AP) Leshea White and Kimberly Stallworth hug their uncle Roger Bracey, who was at Burnette Chapel Church of Christ when shots were fired, Sunday in Antioch, Tenn. (Source: Andrew Nelles/The Tennessean via AP)
CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

When we first heard about the shooting at Burnette Chapel Church of Christ near Nashville, we all held our breath. 

A gunman killed one and wounded six others.  A scene too familiar to those of us in the Lowcountry who will never forget what happened at Mother Emanuel AME. 

Police in Tennessee say had it not been for a 22-year-old church usher who confronted the masked gunman, more people would have been hurt and likely killed. 

The young man says he’s not a hero, but we know he is. 

And so are the police and first responders. 

And for the families of the victims in Tennessee, prayers are being lifted from the Lowcountry.

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