Taft Community Gathers for Prayer

A citywide prayer in Taft brought many people together, a day after the small community was rocked by a high school shooting that left one student seriously injured.

Seth Faagau is staying strong for his classmates, his family, and his community.

“It was shocking, who would have ever imagined that this could happen in Taft?” he said.

Faagau is among the students inside that Taft High School classroom where investigators say a 16-year-old gunman began shooting.

“I was thinking, I was going to get sho