As of Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at least 2,177 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan.
Claire Davis, the Arapahoe High School Student fatally wounded by a classmate, will be celebrated next week with a memorial at the National Western Stock Show and Complex.
Davis was shot Dec. 13 at Arapahoe High School. She was taken to a hospital for care, but remained in a coma until she died Saturday.
She competed in a horse event at the stock show earlier this year, and was scheduled to compete again next month.
The Celebration of Life service will be held at 1 p.m. on Jan. 1 at the events center. There will be no charge for attending, but all attendees will be required to have a ticket issued through nationalwestern.com or the National Western Box Office. Tickets will become available beginning Dec. 27 at 10:00 a.m.
The stock show will also rename an event the "Claire Davis Memorial Gambler's Choice Horse Show" for 2014 and plans to observe a moment of silence prior to all ticketed horse shows.
The stock show runs from Jan. 11-26.
Coverage: Arapahoe High School Shooting
Students returned to classes at Arapahoe High School on Tuesday.
Teachers and staff went back to work at Arapahoe High School on Monday. Students will return to classes on Tuesday.
An online petition drive is asking Littleton Public Schools to give Arapahoe High School shooting victim Claire Davis a diploma at graduation in May.
When an armed student went into Arapahoe High School on December 13, many people sprung into action.
Claire Davis' father asked people to forgive the fellow student who shot and killed his 17-year-old daughter at Arapahoe High School.
The Arapahoe High School shooter entered the school through a door that should have been closed and locked, but was left ajar, Arapahoe County Sheriff Grayson Robinson said.
Gov. John Hickenlooper orders flags lowered to half-staff Wednesday in honor of Claire Davis, the student slain in the Arapahoe High School shooting.
Tickets to the celebration of Claire Davis' life are now available for students and staff at Arapahoe High School.
Claire Davis will be celebrated next week with a memorial at the National Western Stock Show and Complex.