Today, Rachel Jeantel was presented with her high school diploma, fulfilling a promise she made to Trayvon Martin. Sybrina Fulton was looking on.
Crossing the stage on Friday “is just the beginning of my life,” Jeantel said.
Jeantel was on the phone with Trayvon when he told her that he was being followed and she heard George Zimmerman ask Trayvon what he was doing there and a “bump” to Trayvon’s cell phone. Zimmerman shot the unarmed 17-year old in the heart, killing him. Read the rest of this entry
Rachel Jeantel, the 19-year-old young lady who was the last person to talk to Trayvon Martin before he was killed by George Zimmerman, has been offered a full scholarship in addition to tutors.
Tuesday morning, radio legend Tom Joyner spoke with Ms. Jeantel on his radio program.
Thank you, Tom Joyner. Thank you, Rachel Jeantel, for introducing yourself to the world.