Whatcom Middle School 7th graders Emily  Kerr, 13, left, Ruby Parker, 12, and Lauren Valenti, 12,  watch while Bellingham firefighters spray water on hotspots at the  building fire Thursday morning, Nov. 5, 2009, in Bellingham. " We are worried we are going to get separated, " said Parker.
Whatcom Middle School 7th graders Emily Kerr, 13, left, Ruby Parker, 12, and Lauren Valenti, 12, watch while Bellingham firefighters spray water on hotspots at the building fire Thursday morning, Nov. 5, 2009, in Bellingham. " We are worried we are going to get separated, " said Parker. THE BELLINGHAM HERALD
Whatcom Middle School 7th graders Emily Kerr, 13, left, Ruby Parker, 12, and Lauren Valenti, 12, watch while Bellingham firefighters spray water on hotspots at the building fire Thursday morning, Nov. 5, 2009, in Bellingham. " We are worried we are going to get separated, " said Parker. THE BELLINGHAM HERALD