By Greg Parrott
Brett Beshers is the definition of courageous. On Aug. 12, 2011, he was diagnosed with leukemia. He has battled the disease for a year and a half.
The 15-year-old is a 10th grader at Pike County High School.
Friends and family members release balloons with prayers for Brett Beshers, a Pike County High School sophomore who is battling leukemia. He is currently in the hospital and has been since Dec. 17, 2012.