Vigil to be held for former Blount High School athlete
MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) —
A candlelight vigil is being held tonight to honor the life of a former Blount High School star athlete.
19-year-old Ja'Christopher McCants died early Wednesday morning in a car crash.
McCants was a talented young athlete playing football and track and field at Blount High School and was preparing for his first boxing match.
The vigil will be held at AMF Camellia Lanes on Schillinger Road at 7:30 p.m.
Everyone attending is asked to bring a candle.