Past Photos of the Week

My grandson Zachary Peckham was enthralled with the deer grazing in our backyard in Wake Forest. —Theresia Peckam, Wake Forest, Wake Electric
I live on Lake Gaston and saw this at daybreak on Groundhog Day. The lake had a skim of ice almost covering the water.  Where it was not frozen, the water offered up a perfect mirror of the trees along the bank. —Barbara Biser, Littleton, Halifax EMC
I took this in Watauga county on my way to work at Appalachian State University. —Martha Marking, Boone, Blue Ridge Electric
Spring snow. —Beverly Parlier, Rosman, Haywood EMC
The winter wonderland is our backyard, overlooking our pond, in Burgaw, Pender County, Feb. 13, 2010.  —Melanie Chomiczewski, Burgaw, Four County EMC
This is at Goat Lady Dairy in Liberty. This was the farm cat who was roaming around greeting everyone.  —John Ireland, Asheboro, Randolph EMC
Every year we go out to Overhills Lake (the old Rockefeller Estate off of Vass Rd. and 87). This shows the lake and the trees with their fall colors. —Tiers Arnts, Cameron, Central EMC
This is an old barn along Hwy. 64 between Morganton and Rutherfordton. I must have past it numerous times, but the sunlight through the trees, on this particular day last fall, made it appear as a work of art. —Bob Soifer, Bostic, Rutherford EMC
Sunset on the Perquimans River. —Charles Pagels, Hertford, Albemarle EMC
Winter trees. —Brenda Oaks, Banner Elk, Blue Ridge Electric
This is Grandfather Mountain at about 7 a.m. I call it “Grandfather Sleeping on His Bed of Clouds.” —Gary Davis
We were geocaching with friends and enjoying a late winter snow on highway NC 215 north of the Blue Ridge Parkway. This was taken on Old Watauga River Road.—Jim Schaefer, Lake Wylie, S.C., Blue Ridge Electric
This a typical wind-worn live oak on a rare snowy day Feb.14, 2010, on Topsail Island at Soundside Park. —Dottie Peoples Edwards, Franklinton, Wake Electric
This is an ant crawling around on an acorn lid I found in the moss in my front yard. —Ashley Baldwin, Denton, EnergyUnited
This is Emily Williams resting on the family's young Brahma bull, Tucker. Emily and her sister Amy have been raising this bull for over a year and took top awards at the 2010 Mountain State Fair with him.—Todd Elliott, Union Mills, Rutherford EMC
This is part of an annual mule wagon train which is led every October by Louis Dollarhite in Kernersville, Forsyth County. It's really fall when the wagon train comes through. —Myron Adams, Kernersville, EnergyUnited
Triple Falls in Dupont State Forest. —Heike Annucci, Hudson, Blue Ridge Electric
Ice storm at Pittsboro. —Lorie Barker, Pittsboro, Central EMC
I am a retired fire captain from Charlotte and this is my 1929 Ford Model A pickup at the 2008 July 4th parade in the Coulwood community. Several members of my Paw Creek American Legion Post 353 participated. —Roger D. Tench, Stanley, EnergyUnited.
This was Bogue Inlet Pier in Emerald Isle after 9 inches of snow on Feb. 13, 2010. —Jessica Cecci, Emerald Isle
This is a crop duster pulling up after a pass spraying soy beans one summer evening in Pinetown. —Steve Paschall, Aurora, Tideland EMC
My grandmother had taken me to an old church to take pictures. I looked up and saw the arms of white oaks reaching for the skies. —Kamryn Harris, Harmony, EnergyUnited
I have been taking pictures of rivers and waterfalls all over western North Carolina, but this is the first time I ever saw and got a picture of a vortex, and it was within a mile of my home. —Joyce Hooper, Canton, Haywood EMC
My sweet Granny. On tobacco priming days, she brought out cold Sun Drop, Nabs and oatmeal cakes for family and neighbors who helped. —Bethany Shepherd, Dobson, Surry-Yadkin EMC