Vermont’s second female governor?

In a historic moment, Vermont Democratic gubernatorial candidate Sue Minter (left) gets a hug from former governor Madeleine Kunin (right) as Minter gets the results that she has won the primary. Minter is now positioned to become Vermont's second female governor after Madeleine Kunin served as the state's first from 1985 until 1991. Kunin attended Minter's primary night party in Burlington, VT. Photographed on Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016. (James Buck)

In a historic moment, Vermont Democratic gubernatorial candidate Sue Minter (left) gets a hug from former governor Madeleine Kunin (right) as Minter gets the results that she has won the primary. Minter is now positioned to become Vermont’s second female governor after Madeleine Kunin served as the state’s first from 1985 until 1991. Kunin attended Minter’s primary night party in Burlington, VT. Photographed on Tuesday, Aug 9, 2016. (James Buck)

African Refugee Soccer Clubs Face off In Vermont

I worked on this story about African refugees finding community in local soccer clubs with reporter Kymelya Sari for Seven Days. I shot photos and a quick-hit video for a teaser on Facebook.

Seven Days photography | James Buck

James Buck | Seven Days photography

Freelance photography shot by James Buck for Seven Days in Burlington, Winooski and Stowe, VT.

St. Anselm wins NE-10 men’s hockey championship at St. Michael’s

St. Anselm players celebrate their win. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael's to win the NE-10 men's NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Anselm players celebrate their win. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael’s to win the NE-10 men’s NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Anselm players celebrate an open-net goal to clinch the win. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael's to win the NE-10 men's NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Anselm players celebrate an open-net goal to clinch the win. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael’s to win the NE-10 men’s NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael's senior goalie Dave Donzanti (20) and sophomore Shawn Morrow (21) track the puck. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael's to win the NE-10 men's NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael’s senior goalie Dave Donzanti (20) and sophomore Shawn Morrow (21) track the puck. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael’s to win the NE-10 men’s NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael's junior Kevin Altidor attacks the net. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael's to win the NE-10 men's NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael’s junior Kevin Altidor attacks the net. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael’s to win the NE-10 men’s NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael's players celebrate a power play goal. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael's to win the NE-10 men's NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael’s players celebrate a power play goal. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael’s to win the NE-10 men’s NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael's junior Kevin Altidor faces off against St. Anselm senior Johnny Daniels. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael's to win the NE-10 men's NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael’s junior Kevin Altidor faces off against St. Anselm senior Johnny Daniels. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael’s to win the NE-10 men’s NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Anselm freshman goalie Shane Joyce makes a save. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael's to win the NE-10 men's NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Anselm freshman goalie Shane Joyce makes a save. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael’s to win the NE-10 men’s NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael's senior goalie Dave Donzanti tracks the puck. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael's to win the NE-10 men's NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael’s senior goalie Dave Donzanti tracks the puck. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael’s to win the NE-10 men’s NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael's senior Mark Higgins looks to break the puck out. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael's to win the NE-10 men's NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

St. Michael’s senior Mark Higgins looks to break the puck out. St. Anselm College defeated St. Michael’s to win the NE-10 men’s NCAA Div. II ice hockey title in Cairns Arena in South Burlington, VT on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (James Buck)

Norwich University hockey at St. Michael’s College

Kristyana Jackson memorial balloon release

A commemorative service was held for 7-year-old Kristyana Jackson, who was killed in 2012 near her home on Kilbourn St. in Elkhart. Friends, family and community members gathered to remember, pray and release balloons on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The family urged anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-342-STOP, who are offering a $6,000 reward.

Kristyana's grandfather Tommy Lamb pauses for a moment after the ceremony. A commemorative service was held for 7-year-old Kristyana Jackson, who was killed in 2012 near her home on Kilbourn St. in Elkhart. Friends, family and community members gathered to remember, pray and release balloons on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The family urged anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-342-STOP, who are offering a $6,000 reward.

Kristyana’s grandfather Tommy Lamb pauses for a moment after the ceremony. A commemorative service was held for 7-year-old Kristyana Jackson, who was killed in 2012 near her home on Kilbourn St. in Elkhart. Friends, family and community members gathered to remember, pray and release balloons on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The family urged anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-342-STOP, who are offering a $6,000 reward.

Kimi Jackson, right, got a long line of hugs from well-wishers. A commemorative service was held for 7-year-old Kristyana Jackson, who was killed in 2012 near her home on Kilbourn St. in Elkhart. Friends, family and community members gathered to remember, pray and release balloons on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The family urged anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-342-STOP, who are offering a $6,000 reward.

Kimi Jackson, right, got a long line of hugs from well-wishers. A commemorative service was held for 7-year-old Kristyana Jackson, who was killed in 2012 near her home on Kilbourn St. in Elkhart. Friends, family and community members gathered to remember, pray and release balloons on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The family urged anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-342-STOP, who are offering a $6,000 reward.

John Jackson Jr., center left, gets a hand releasing his balloon from his grandfather, center, Tommy Lamb. A commemorative service was held for 7-year-old Kristyana Jackson, who was killed in 2012 near her home on Kilbourn St. in Elkhart. Friends, family and community members gathered to remember, pray and release balloons on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The family urged anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-342-STOP, who are offering a $6,000 reward.

John Jackson Jr., center left, gets a hand releasing his balloon from his grandfather, center, Tommy Lamb. A commemorative service was held for 7-year-old Kristyana Jackson, who was killed in 2012 near her home on Kilbourn St. in Elkhart. Friends, family and community members gathered to remember, pray and release balloons on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The family urged anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-342-STOP, who are offering a $6,000 reward.

Kristyana's father John Jackson looks on as his wife Kimi Jackson gets a hug from her sister after the service. A commemorative service was held for 7-year-old Kristyana Jackson, who was killed in 2012 near her home on Kilbourn St. in Elkhart. Friends, family and community members gathered to remember, pray and release balloons on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The family urged anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-342-STOP, who are offering a $6,000 reward.

Kristyana’s father John Jackson looks on as his wife Kimi Jackson gets a hug from her sister after the service. A commemorative service was held for 7-year-old Kristyana Jackson, who was killed in 2012 near her home on Kilbourn St. in Elkhart. Friends, family and community members gathered to remember, pray and release balloons on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The family urged anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-342-STOP, who are offering a $6,000 reward.

Fall’s here! Back to soccer

Penn's Drayton Blankenbaker (25) and teammates celebrate the Kingsmen goal. Penn boys soccer defeated visiting Northridge 1-0 in a matchup in Mishawaka on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Penn’s Drayton Blankenbaker (25) and teammates celebrate the Kingsmen goal. Penn boys soccer defeated visiting Northridge 1-0 in a matchup in Mishawaka on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Northridge's Noah Kaplon (11) leaps to head the ball. Penn boys soccer defeated visiting Northridge 1-0 in a matchup in Mishawaka on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Northridge’s Noah Kaplon (11) leaps to head the ball. Penn boys soccer defeated visiting Northridge 1-0 in a matchup in Mishawaka on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Penn's Griffin Hoffman (23) tangles with Northridge's Hunter Hardin (17)Penn boys soccer defeated visiting Northridge 1-0 in a matchup in Mishawaka on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Penn’s Griffin Hoffman (23) tangles with Northridge’s Hunter Hardin (17)Penn boys soccer defeated visiting Northridge 1-0 in a matchup in Mishawaka on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Northridge's Trent Brickner (13) races to an offensive opportunity. Penn boys soccer defeated visiting Northridge 1-0 in a matchup in Mishawaka on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Northridge’s Trent Brickner (13) races to an offensive opportunity. Penn boys soccer defeated visiting Northridge 1-0 in a matchup in Mishawaka on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Northridge girls soccer hosted Mishawaka Marian in a matchup in Middlebury on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

Northridge girls soccer hosted Mishawaka Marian in a matchup in Middlebury on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

Marian goalie Leah Flory takes shots in warmup. Northridge girls soccer hosted Mishawaka Marian in a matchup in Middlebury on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

Marian goalie Leah Flory takes shots in warmup. Northridge girls soccer hosted Mishawaka Marian in a matchup in Middlebury on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

Officials and players walk out onto the field for the start of the match. Northridge girls soccer hosted Mishawaka Marian in a matchup in Middlebury on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

Officials and players walk out onto the field for the start of the match. Northridge girls soccer hosted Mishawaka Marian in a matchup in Middlebury on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

Northridge's Sydney Fuller (11) makes a move around Marian's Abby Felix (21). Northridge girls soccer hosted Mishawaka Marian in a matchup in Middlebury on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

Northridge’s Sydney Fuller (11) makes a move around Marian’s Abby Felix (21). Northridge girls soccer hosted Mishawaka Marian in a matchup in Middlebury on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

The bloody cage: Fighting to get to the UFC

I worked on this story with Emily Taylor about two local guys fighting to get to the UFC. It won the September 2014 NPPA award: https://nppa.org/gallery/69887

http://www.elkharttruth.com/sports/2014/08/06/Men-from.html

 

Rodeo at the Elkhart Co. 4-H Fair

Jason Troyer competes in bull riding. A rodeo with different animals and events was held at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday, July 25, 2014.

Jason Troyer competes in bull riding. A rodeo with different animals and events was held at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday, July 25, 2014.

A cowboy competes in bull riding. A rodeo with different animals and events was held at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday, July 25, 2014.

A cowboy competes in bull riding. A rodeo with different animals and events was held at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday, July 25, 2014.

Cowboys compete in team roping. A rodeo with different animals and events was held at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday, July 25, 2014.

Cowboys compete in team roping. A rodeo with different animals and events was held at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday, July 25, 2014.

A rodeo with different animals and events was held at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday, July 25, 2014.

A rodeo with different animals and events was held at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday, July 25, 2014.

Demolition derby at the Elkhart Co. 4-H Fair

Demolition derby at Elkhart County 4-H Fair

A demolition derby entertained the crowd at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

A demolition derby entertained the crowd at the grandstand at  the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

A demolition derby entertained the crowd at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

A demolition derby entertained the crowd at the grandstand at  the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

A demolition derby entertained the crowd at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

A demolition derby entertained the crowd at the grandstand at  the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

A demolition derby entertained the crowd at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Muddy fun for 4-H kids

Teams from different 4-H barns like swine, poultry, rabbit, dairy feeder, saddle club, lamb and goat competed in fun, muddy games at Battle of the Barns at  the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Teams from different 4-H barns like swine, poultry, rabbit, dairy feeder, saddle club, lamb and goat competed in fun, muddy games at Battle of the Barns at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Teams from different 4-H barns like swine, poultry, rabbit, dairy feeder, saddle club, lamb and goat competed in fun, muddy games at Battle of the Barns at  the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Teams from different 4-H barns like swine, poultry, rabbit, dairy feeder, saddle club, lamb and goat competed in fun, muddy games at Battle of the Barns at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Teams from different 4-H barns like swine, poultry, rabbit, dairy feeder, saddle club, lamb and goat competed in fun, muddy games at Battle of the Barns at  the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Teams from different 4-H barns like swine, poultry, rabbit, dairy feeder, saddle club, lamb and goat competed in fun, muddy games at Battle of the Barns at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Teams from different 4-H barns like swine, poultry, rabbit, dairy feeder, saddle club, lamb and goat competed in fun, muddy games at Battle of the Barns at  the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Teams from different 4-H barns like swine, poultry, rabbit, dairy feeder, saddle club, lamb and goat competed in fun, muddy games at Battle of the Barns at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Country singer Justin Moore at the Elkhart County fair

Justin Moore played a concert at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Wedesday, July 23, 2014.

Justin Moore played a concert at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Wedesday, July 23, 2014.

Justin Moore played a concert at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Wedesday, July 23, 2014.

Justin Moore played a concert at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Wedesday, July 23, 2014.

Justin Moore played a concert at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Wedesday, July 23, 2014.

Justin Moore played a concert at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Wedesday, July 23, 2014.

Justin Moore played a concert at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Wedesday, July 23, 2014.

Justin Moore played a concert at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Wedesday, July 23, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, The Swon Brothers of “The Voice”

The Swon Brothers, third place on "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

The Swon Brothers, third place on “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Danielle Bradbery, winner of “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

The Swon Brothers, third place on "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

The Swon Brothers, third place on “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

The Swon Brothers, third place on "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

The Swon Brothers, third place on “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

The Swon Brothers, third place on "The Voice," played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

The Swon Brothers, third place on “The Voice,” played a concert at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

Elkhart Co. 4-H Fair cheerleading competition

Goshen cheerleaders wait silently for the winner to be announced. Cheerleaders and dance teams performed at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday afternoon, July 18, 2014. Goshen High school's cheer team placed second while NorthWood won the cheer competition.

Goshen cheerleaders wait silently for the winner to be announced. Cheerleaders and dance teams performed at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday afternoon, July 18, 2014. Goshen High school’s cheer team placed second while NorthWood won the cheer competition.

Elkhart Co. 4-H Fair Queen contest

The final ten contestants hold hands before the winners are announced. Sarah Stump was crowned 2014 Fair Queen at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday evening, July 18, 2014.

The final ten contestants hold hands before the winners are announced. Sarah Stump was crowned 2014 Fair Queen at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday evening, July 18, 2014.

Second runner up Andrea Kline, Miss Elkhart County 4-H Dairy Club, competes in the business wear segment. Sarah Stump was crowned 2014 Fair Queen out of 37 contestants at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday evening, July 18, 2014.

Second runner up Andrea Kline, Miss Elkhart County 4-H Dairy Club, competes in the business wear segment. Sarah Stump was crowned 2014 Fair Queen out of 37 contestants at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday evening, July 18, 2014.

Spectators watch the contest. Sarah Stump was crowned 2014 Fair Queen out of 37 contestants at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday evening, July 18, 2014.

Spectators watch the contest. Sarah Stump was crowned 2014 Fair Queen out of 37 contestants at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday evening, July 18, 2014.

Several other fair and other queens were in the audience for the competition. Sarah Stump was crowned 2014 Fair Queen out of 37 contestants at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday evening, July 18, 2014.

Several other fair and other queens were in the audience for the competition. Sarah Stump was crowned 2014 Fair Queen out of 37 contestants at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday evening, July 18, 2014.

Sarah Stump, left, is crowned 2014 Fair Queen by the 2013 queen Sierra Walter at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday evening, July 18, 2014.

Sarah Stump, left, is crowned 2014 Fair Queen by the 2013 queen Sierra Walter at the grandstand at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Friday evening, July 18, 2014.

Gifs!

I love making gifs when I have a cool shot sequence. I’m always trying to do something new! Here are a few.

 

 

Little League photo page

The copy desk told me they were making a photo page for Little League today, and to get a lot of verticals and graphic shots, as well as action. Here’s what I came up with.

Osolo's Preston Stimac keeps warm in the dugout. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Osolo’s Preston Stimac keeps warm in the dugout. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Osolo's Rodrick Ballard arranges the dirt on the pitcher's mound before he throws. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Osolo’s Rodrick Ballard arranges the dirt on the pitcher’s mound before he throws. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Concord pitcher Ethan Kavanaugh fields an infield grounder and throws to third. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Concord pitcher Ethan Kavanaugh fields an infield grounder and throws to third. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Osolo's Donovan Karbalaeali tries to beat the throw to second. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Osolo’s Donovan Karbalaeali tries to beat the throw to second. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Concord's Dominic Starrett slides safely home in front of Osolo's Rodrick Ballardas fans cheer. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Concord’s Dominic Starrett slides safely home in front of Osolo’s Rodrick Ballardas fans cheer. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

 

Jonathan Jelinek watches the field. Osolo's Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Jonathan Jelinek watches the field. Osolo’s Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Osolo's Markus Vanderzwaag slides into home in front of Gavin Terrazas. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Osolo’s Markus Vanderzwaag slides into home in front of Gavin Terrazas. Osolo Little League hosted Concord in a baseball game in Elkhart on Thursday, July 10, 2014.

 

Fourth of July photos from Elkhart Goshen and Nappanee

Goshen hosted a "Cruisin Reunion" where cars, trucks and motorcycles classic and custom cruised down Main St. during the First Friday festivities on July 4, 2014.

Goshen hosted a “Cruisin Reunion” where cars, trucks and motorcycles classic and custom cruised down Main St. during the First Friday festivities on July 4, 2014.

Napanee's Fourth of July parade wound its way through town on Friday, July 4, 2014.

Napanee's Fourth of July parade wound its way through town on Friday, July 4, 2014.

Napanee’s Fourth of July parade wound its way through town on Friday, July 4, 2014.

Napanee’s Fourth of July parade wound its way through town on Friday, July 4, 2014.

Teams play a game of waterball, in which two teams use firehose streams to push a ball back and forth similar to tug-of-war, sponsored by the Nappanee Fire Dept. Nappanee held a Fourth of July festival in Stauffer Park in Nappanee on Friday, July 4, 2014.

Teams play a game of waterball, in which two teams use firehose streams to push a ball back and forth similar to tug-of-war, sponsored by the Nappanee Fire Dept. Nappanee held a Fourth of July festival in Stauffer Park in Nappanee on Friday, July 4, 2014.

David Rodriguez holds a firehose in a game of waterball, in which two teams use firehose streams to push a ball back and forth similar to tug-of-war, sponsored by the Nappanee Fire Dept. Nappanee held a Fourth of July festival in Stauffer Park in Nappanee on Friday, July 4, 2014.

David Rodriguez holds a firehose in a game of waterball, in which two teams use firehose streams to push a ball back and forth similar to tug-of-war, sponsored by the Nappanee Fire Dept. Nappanee held a Fourth of July festival in Stauffer Park in Nappanee on Friday, July 4, 2014.

Elkhart put on a display of fireworks and music on Rice Field at Elkhart Central High School on July 4, 2014.

Elkhart put on a display of fireworks and music on Rice Field at Elkhart Central High School on July 4, 2014.

Elkhart put on a display of fireworks and music on Rice Field at Elkhart Central High School on July 4, 2014.

Elkhart put on a display of fireworks and music on Rice Field at Elkhart Central High School on July 4, 2014.