Throwing Candy

November 13, 2007

Fall internship update

Filed under: Uncategorized — erickayne @ 6:02 am

Sorry I’ve been away for so long. Its been a somewhat hectic last two months. Nonetheless, here are some fresh pictures.

West Mesquite’s Kenny Davis (24) rushes against Mesquite Poteet, Oct. 19, 2007 at E. H. Hanby Stadium in Mesquite in the first half.

A procession leads the opening to World Youth Day, Oct. 28, 2007 at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, TX. World Youth Day was started in 1984 by Pope Paul II, who declared the day to commence on Palm Sunday. Accrding to a press release by the Catholic Youth Ministry of Dallas, “the World Youth Day event is an annual, ‘local’, ‘large Church’ celebration of young Catholics to empower, inspire and encourage them in their faith journey as disciples of Jesus.

From left, Naaman Forest’s Sheridan Avant (44), Russell Staats (50), Blaine Smith (31) and Levi Keffer (7) walk out to the coin toss, Oct. 12, 2007 at Homer B. Johnson Stadium before they play Garland. Naaman Forest was victorius with a final score of 21-14. The last time Naaman Forest won against Garland was in 2003, when Naaman Forest also won district.

For a profile on C. J. (Christopher James) Brown, 17, a junior on the varsity cross-country team at Southlake Carroll Senior High.

Country music sensation Miranda Lambert performs at the Texas State Fair, Oct. 14, 2007 in Dallas, TX.

Former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev prepares to enter the auditorium with his entourage before speaking Oct. 8, 2007 at the Belo Mansion & Pavilion in Dallas, TX. The 1990 Nobel Peace Prize winner spoke as part of the University of Dallas Eugene McDermott Lectureship.

Sgt. Daniel Davenport, left, a catcher with the United States Army Drill Team, prepares to do just that from a 10.5 lbs rifle thrown by Sgt. Dustin Koch before the Dickies 500, Nov. 4, 2007 at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, TX. The pair were practicing before their performance at the start line later in the day. The team is based in the Washington, D. C. area.

Race fans watch the remaining laps of the NASCAR Nextel Dickies 500, Nov. 4, 2007 at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, TX.

Juan Diego welds a steel plate onto a dinosaur at Billings Productions Oct. 19, 2007 in McKinney, TX. The company ships dinosaurs they construct from scratch at their factory to zoos all over the country for special exhibits.

Richardson Pearce wide receiver Jordan Gush (22) completes a reception in the first half despite coverage by Terrell’s Ken Baker (12), Oct. 26, 2007 in Richardson.

Derek Hanks, 18, right, “shoots” Branden Dixon, 15, in a crime scenario during a meeting of the Grand Prairie Police Department Explorer Club, Oct. 9, 2007. The group of young people range in age from 14 to 21 years old and meet to study law enforcement and run through crime scenarios.

Dancers performing at ArmeniaFest, Oct. 14, 2007 at St. Sarkis Armenian Church in Carrollton wait to begin. The church will be visted next week by the pontiff of the Armenian Orthodox Church. A high turn out is expected at the small church and the visit will be simuelcast in an adjoining building.

Garland running back Michael Giddings (26) makes a touchdown drive against Naaman Forest’s defensive back Victor Umeh, Oct. 12, 2007 at Homer B. Johnson Stadium in the second quarter.

SMU Mustangs linebacker Tony Hawkins (38) is dejected after the Rice Owls beat them 43-42 Nov. 10, 2007 at Ford Stadium, Dallas, TX. The loss left the Mustangs with a 1-9 record from the result of their homecoming game.

New Orleans Hornets’ Tyson Chandler (6) attempts to block Dallas Mavericks’ Maurice Ager (13), Oct. 21, 2007 in Dallas.

Bill Sleeper, right, Jon Hock and Jeannine Caldwell perform with the Mesquite’s Heritage Brass Band Oct. 22, 2007 at the Plaza Theater in Garland. The band plays Sousa marches and military music from the Civil War to World War II and has recently released a CD, “The Unknown Stephen Foster.”


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