A former Newton, MS high school student was killed Saturday, Feb. 21, when guns were fired near a midtown Atlanta nightclub called Club NV.
Marcus Johnson, 18, had moved to Georgia with his family about three years ago. He was a senior at Georgia's Riverdale High School and participated in three sports.
Another teenager was wounded in the shooting. Otis Kurtz, 20, was charged with Johnson's murder.
A memorial service for Johnson will be held at the Newton High School auditorium on Saturday, Feb. 28 at 2:00 p.m.