Death of student shakes Pine River district

LEROY — The community of Pine River Area Schools is saying an unexpected goodbye to eighth-grade student Rees Beagle following an accident which occurred on Nov. 11, according to the Pine River news blog.

Counselors were available at the school for those who need such services.

"We were terribly sad to hear the unfortunate news about Rees Beagle," said PRAS Superintendent Matt Lukshaitis. "According to his teachers, coaches and the administrators, Rees was having a great year. Our hearts, thoughts and prayers continue to go to the family."