Saturday, August 03, 2002

Wet Dog rescuers

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Shadow, a 5-year-old black Labrador retriever, brings a buoy to his owner Charlene Dunn of Arlington while Tyler (right), a 6-year-old rottweiler, pulls Mim Aiken (left) of Arlington to safety with a rope at Lake Grapevine on Saturday, August 3, 2002. The dogs and their owners participated in the Wet Dog class for K-9 assisted water rescue.

Wednesday, July 31, 2002

Hella a yawn

Dallas Hella Shrine Blackhorse Patrol member Jasper Fisher (left) holds back a chuckle while Craig Pelt (right) lets loose a yawn before the opening ceremony of the Mickey Mantle World Series in McKinney on Wednesday, July 31, 2002. Pelt continued the evening as the home plate umpire for the baseball game between the Puerto Rico Raiders and the McKinney Mavericks.

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Saturday, April 27, 2002

Carboard Boat Regatta

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The Wives of the Young Men for Arlington organization celebrate as they outpaddle and beat their husbands' boat during the Arlington River Legacy Foundation's Cardboard Boat Regatta at Hurricane Harbor in Arlington on Saturday, April 27, 2002. Members of the "S. S. High Maintenance" are (from front to back of the boat) Toni Fulks, Suzanne Cottraux, Pam McQuitty, Susan Sanders and Laura Perkins.

Wednesday, April 24, 2002

Ballet Folklorico break

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Matthew Hernandez (left of center), 11, clears his mind during a brief break at HACE Ballet Folklorico practice at Garcia Elementary in Grand Prairie on Wednesday, April 24, 2002. The group will perform at the Grand Prairie Arts Council concert series and at upcoming Cinco de Mayo events.
Other dancers taking a break include Jaclyn White (from left to right) , 8, Michelle Hernandez, 10, Stephanie Gomez, 8, and Bianca Nieto, 9.

HACE, which is an acronym for Hispanic Association for Culture and Education, raises scholarship money for Hispanic youths though dance lesson tuition.

Friday, April 12, 2002

Gopher victory

Vasni Molina of Grand Prairie celebrates his second-place finish before South Grand Prairie's Duane Brown (left) in the varsity boys 800 meter race during the District 7-5A track and field finals in Duncanville on Friday, April 12, 2002.

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Thursday, March 14, 2002

Eye on the puck

Plano West's Trey Boylan watches an inbound puck from a Coppell player during the consolation Metroplex championship round of the Southwestern Bell Metroplex High School Hockey League at the Dr Pepper StarCenter in Irving on March 14, 2002. Coppell won the Consolation game.

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