Students rally over loss of classmate
BIRD ISLAND -- To her friends and classmates in sixth grade, Selena Vasquez was fun-loving and full of zest.
"Great fun,'' said BOLD sixth-grader Noelia Lopez.
Or, as BOLD elementary principal Kip Lynk put it: "She was spirited. She would tell you what she thought. Sassy, in a good kind of way.''
Selena was remembered for all of these attributes on Friday afternoon in Bird Island, just days after the 12-year-old's death.
"I can't really accept it," said Lopez.
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