Past Photos of the Week

The kickoff picnic for Vacation Bible School at Piney Grove Baptist Church, Caldwell County. —Wanda Prince, Lenoir, Blue Ridge EMC
My two grandsons Jay (left) and Alex enjoyed the puddles left when Churchill/5 Forks VFD demonstrated a pumper on the 4th of July —Bill Solari, Macon, Halifax EMC
A cardinal on a rainy day in my backyard. —Kellie Davis, Lexington, EnergyUnited
Our son, William Clayton Bruns, 2, at Green Ramp, Pope Army Airfield, waiting for his father to return from an 8-month deployment to Afghanistan. —William & Robin Bruns, Fayetteville, Lumbee River EMC
My son, Reese Whitley.—Megan Whitley, Troy, Randolph EMC
An old barn down the street from where I live here in Lowgap. –Jolie Williams, Lowgap, Blue Ridge Electric
A majestic fall sunset over the Currituck Sound viewed from Corolla, near the Whalehead Club. —Karen M. Brown, Kernersville, Rutherford EMC
“A Hatteras Rainbow.”  The fishing fleet in Hatteras Village on Thanksgiving Day 2011 —Daphne Keller, Little Egg Harbor, NJ, Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative
A newly emerged frog along Panther Creek in the Prospect Hill section of Caswell County. —Phil Cohen, Prospect Hill, Piedmont EMC
A very strong storm raging in the east as seen from the Bears Den Overlook on the Blue Ridge Parkway outside of the Linville Falls area.
While visiting Greenville, I saw a beautiful “piano key” butterfly. —Sarah C. Horne, High Point, EnergyUnited
A stormy beach near Ocracoke village. —Brenda Schultz, Cornelius, EnergyUnited
I had an assignment in my journalism class to take photos of “leading lines,” so I took this picture. —Sarah Jolly, Gatesville, Roanoke Electric Electric
Roan Mountain. —Rick Riddle, Bakersville
My uncle James owns one of the few remaining traditional farms that I know of in Iredell County. Here he is caught in a moment of reminiscence as he gazes over his field. —Haley Jones, Statesville
I stopped by the natural meadow area in the yard to take a few pictures of the coreopsis. I think that they are one of the prettiest fall flowers we have in North Carolina. —Donna Spencer, Seagrove, Randolph EMC
Five best friends on a hot rainy afternoon in Matthews. Why go in for a drink when you can get it while playing outside in the rain? —Katrie Tolchin, Matthews, Union Power
My girls and their friends tubing at Falls Lake. —Shannon DeBruhl, Youngsville, Wake EMC
Double rainbow following a storm, looking toward Valle Crucis. —David G. Richards, Chapel Hill, Piedmont EMC
An Easter morning sunrise at Myrtle Beach. —Belinda Greene, Granite Falls
Sunrise from a high-rise condo at Carolina Beach in October 2012. —Anna D. Miller, Monroe, Union Power Cooperative
From Matthew and Amanda Baldwin, Statesville, EnergyUnited
My granddaughter was picking up shells at Oak Island when rays of sunlight shone through the clouds and reflected on the ocean. —Elaine Moorefield, Colfax, EnergyUnited
This lightning strike is in Greensboro at I-40 and High Point Rd. The Koury Convention Center is the red-lighted building on the left. —Bob Belcher, Hope Mills, Lumbee River EMC