Ride of Silence
Photos by Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Joe Newmann (left) helps his son Stephen Newmann, 11, (right) before the Ride of Silence in Beaumont on Wednesday, May 17, 2006. The event is intended to honor bicyclists who have been killed or injured while riding legally on the road.
Beaumont Ride of Silence organizer Angi Walker (center in red) leads the group in Beaumont. Beaumont was one of 122 American cities participating in the project according to local organizers.