Dressed up in a giant chicken suit Tom Sheanan, of Edison, walks his chicken Kernel on a leash down Cains Court at the third annual Edison Bird Festival on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Edison.
Justin Bigelow (center), 15, gives Kayla Henson, 14, both of Texas, a massage on August 23, 2013, as Jon Hibbs (left), 16, and Louie Heiges, 15, look on at Camp Phoenix, a summer camp for children with severe burn injuries at Lake Samish in Bellingham. The week-long annual summer camp helps children emotionally recover from their burn injuries. Justin sustained his burns during a car fire a little more than a decade ago.
Concord senior color guards Leslie Zamudil, left, and Taja Jordan react to hearing the Marching Minutemen placed second – for the second year in a row – in Class B competition at the ISSMA marching band state finals on Saturday, Nov 8, 2014, at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
Heidi Givens uses her iPad at Audubon Elementary School in Owensboro while working with preschooler Kelsey Gleason, 4, on her listening skills — with background noise present. She wants to help Kelsey understand her teacher while in noisy classroom.
The Notre Dame marching band performs before the Fighting Irish takes North Carolina on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend. The Fighting Irish beat the Tar Heels 50-43.
A man runs from a smoke bomb on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at the corner of Indian and East Laurel streets in Bellingham. After police broke up a Bellingham block party, young adults threw beer bottles and other objects at idling police cars. Police used pepper balls, smoke and flash grenades to disperse the crowd of about 500 people.
During a night out on the town, Western Washington University senior Sarah Mann hugs her close friend Paul Wright, also a senior, Saturday, March 9, 2013, in at the Cabin Tavern in Bellingham.
After piling onto a single sled and sledding down a snowy hill, Goshen residents Leslie Vanlandingham, 18, bottom right, Matthew Bays, 23, in yellow, Christian Ridenour, 20, top right, and Garret Krauser, 19, are nothing but smiles after falling off near the bottom on Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, at Ox Bow Park in Elkhart.
Scenes from the Concord Marching Band Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at Concord Community High School.
Artist Point opened Tuesday, June 24, 2012, for the first time since 2010. Washington State Department of Transportation officials reported that Mount Baker Highway was buried under 20-30 feet of snow when they started to clear the road in early June.
Jason King rubs his face after being involved in an motor vehicle accident at the corner of Iowa Street and Racine Street, Tuesday, July 10, 2012, in Bellingham, Wash. King was taking a left turn from Iowa Street onto Racine Street when a Honda motorcycle collided with the Nissan Titan he was driving. The motorcycle driver died in PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center that night.
Western Washington University senior forward Erika Ramstead (left) and head coach Carmen Dolfo share a moment after the losing the semifinal NCAA II Elite Eight game to Ashland University, 66-54, on Monday, March 25, 2013, in San Antonio, Tx. The Vikings’ co-captain played the final minute of the game – her first time playing since suffering a season-ending stress fracture in her right foot back in January and her last as a Viking. Ramstead’s senior season became even more difficult with the passing of her father, Erik Ramstead, in the same month as her injury. Western’s team wore “ER” patches on their uniforms in his honor.