Trevor Ronan power washes the steeple at Yorkminster Presbyterian Church Wednesday, August 31, 2016. The top is approximately 80 feet from the ground. The power washing service was volunteered by Ronan's father's company, George Ronan Powerwash. Copyright: The Daily Press
Kara Flexer (from left), 7, from Delaware, looks up at the mast as she works to raise it on the Alliance alongside Rowan Reed, 7, and Jake Reed, 8, from California, Wednesday, June 29, 2016. They were sailing with the Yorktown Sailing Charters' pirate cruise. Copyright: The Daily Press
Crew and passengers on the Alliance raise the mast on the schooner Wednesday, June 29, 2016 during Yorktown Sailing Charters' pirate cruise.Copyright: The Daily Press
Honda Aircraft President and CEO Michimasa Fujino talks to others outside the HondaJet at NASA's Langley Research Center Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Copyright: The Daily Press
Emily Butler, 15, of Newport News, prepares to sail Mill Creek with Youth Sailing Virginia for a night outing Sunday, July 17, 2016. Copyright: The Daily Press
A man fills his hands with water to drink in Colonial Williamsburg while exploring the historic site with his family Monday, July 25, 2016. Copyright: The Daily Press
Harry de Leyer gets ready to go to the horse stables on his farm where he trains jumping horses and riders. Copyright: The Daily Progress
A sand-carrying semi-tractor and trailer struck the McCormick Road bridge over Emmet Street on Thursday, damaging the trailer. The Abilene Motor Express truck, with an estimated height of about 13 feet, 5 inches tall, tried to negotiate the bridge which has a maximum clearance of 12-feet, 5 inches, according to Charlottesville police. The truck was traveling from Illinois to Culpeper, Va. Copyright: The Daily Progress
From left, Bill Young, portraying President Woodrow Wilson, Stephen Moore, portraying President Zachary Taylor, Frank Margargee, portraying President William Henry Harrison, and Richard Cheatham, portraying President John Tyler pace outside room 402 in Wilson Hall before taking on their characters Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012. The University of Virginia Center for Politics highlighted Virginia as the "Mother of Presidents" with actors speaking as eight presidents from Virginia. Copyright: The Daily Progress
Dorothy, played by Rocko Henson, walks in the costume parade between Glinda the Good Witch of the North and The Wicked Witch of the West as part of the 4th Annual Doggie Howl-O-Ween event on the Downtown Mall in Charlottesville, Va. Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011. Copyright: The Daily Progress
George Huguely's attorneys Francis McQ. Lawrence and Rhonda Quagliana leave Charlottesville Circuit Court after talking to media following Huguely's verdict Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012. Copyright: The Daily Progress
Three Dinwiddie firefighters stand in front of the smoldering ruins of a house that caught fire Thursday afteroon in the 13406 block of Old Stage Road in Dinwiddie, Va. Copyright: The Progress-Index
Nellie Ashmore picks marigolds while her dog, Brodie, frolics next to her at her family’s farm in Clarksville, Ohio, Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013. Ashmore grew up farming with her family who own That Guy's Family Farm. The family sold cut flowers in addition to produce and poultry. This past year Ashmore turned flowers into a full time job, planting and selling under the brand That Girl's Flowers. Ashmore spent Wednesday making bouquets for a grocery store that stocks her inventory.
University of Virginia College of Arts and Sciences faculty lead students up the steps as the Rotunda as Final Exercises begin Sunday, May 20, 2012. Copyright: The Daily Progress
Erin Spring of Circleville, Ohio, sings hymns to patient Lowell Cole at Fairfield Medical Center in Lancaster, Ohio, while her therapy dog Oscar sits on Cole’s bed Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. Spring owns Central Ohio Music Therapy, and often brings Oscar or her other therapy dog, Rosie, to provide pet therapy while she works. Oscar has been working as a therapy dog for three years.
Seven year-old Peyton Atkins of Peebles, Ohio, daughter of April Fitzpatrick and Buddy Atkins, struggles with a soaped-up pig before putting it into a barrel during the greased pig contest Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013 at the Rarden Whitetail Deer Festival in Rarden, Ohio. Nearly 140 participants competed by age categories in the competition.
A Tough Mudder emerges from a dumpster filled with ice and water during the obstacle "Chernobyl Jacuzzo" in the Tough Mudder event at Wintergreen Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011. Copyright: The Daily Progress
Armonii Burden, 16, practices with the Lafayette High School football team Monday, August 1, 2016.Copyright: The Daily Press
Fluvanna Aquatics Sports Team swimmer Abigail Brown turns at the wall in the final heat of the girls 9-10 year old 50 yard butterfly Saturday, July 27, 2013 during the Jefferson Swim League Championship at the Aquatic & Fitness Center at the University of Virginia. Copyright: The Daily Progress
Cheerleaders celebrate a Virginia Cavaliers touchdown late in the game against the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs at the University of Virginia's Scott Stadium Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. Copyright: The Daily Progress
Centreville High School principal Mike Campbell talks with Josh Smith (70) in the second half of the during the Virginia AAA Division 6 high school football final at Scott Stadium Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011. Oscar Smith beat Centreville 47-21. Copyright: The Daily Progress
Boxers wait around the ring at the center of La Habra Boxing Gym in La Habra, Calif. Saturday, April 10, 2010.
Nathan Troyer (left) of Apple Creek, Ohio, helps Matt Weaver of Sugarcreek, Ohio, prepare to ride Buck Cherry in the novice competition of the Saddles and Spurs Rodeo at Autumn Breeze Farm in Wilmington, Ohio, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. The event was the third in a string of six rodeos in the 2013 Autumn Breeze Farm Fall Saddles and Spurs Rodeo Series.
(From left) Bullfighter Matt Cook of Bowling Green, Mo., moves out of the way after blocking rider Dustin Hammond of Dunkirk, Ind., from Brush Hog after Hammond was thrown from the bull during the Saddles and Spurs Rodeo at Autumn Breeze Farm in Wilmington, Ohio, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. The event was the third in a string of six rodeos in the 2013 Autumn Breeze Farm Fall Saddles and Spurs Rodeo Series.
Virginia Cavaliers' Kevin Parks (25) (left) and Perry Jones (33) (right) surround Khalek Shepherd (23) (center) after Shepherd scored a touchdown against the Richmond Spiders at Scott Stadium Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012. Copyright: The Daily Progress
Southern Miss. Golden Eagles defensive back Martez Thompson (6) tackles Virginia Cavaliers wide receiver Matt Snyder (14) during the first half of the game between the Virginia Cavaliers and the Southern Miss. Golden Eagles at Scott Stadium Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011. Copyright: The Daily Progress
The jockeys compete in their final race of the day at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Ca. Thursday, April 8, 2010.
Cutline that ran in The Daily Progress June 10, 2011: Monticello High School's Kassie Tulenko (left) and Lizzy Gaffney will play in the state doubles semifinal Friday. Copyright: The Daily Progress