“This came really close to home to us as adults,” Riggs said. “We started chatting about it last night and we’re glad it was just a physical loss for us — no human beings were lost [at the school].”
Cooper said he’s also heard a couple of his friends talk about making it out to Moore to volunteer. After recounting what he and his community lived through, he offered some encouragement to victims in the Midwest.
“I would say things can only get better from here.”