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Past Photos of the Week

Every week we highlight another great submission from our annual photo contest

Sitting on the bank of a ditch, watching the sun set. —Rene Pate, Goldsboro, Tri-County EMC
A young lady was walking peacefully along the point at Bogue Inlet. She broke into a beautiful impromptu dance, causing the sea gulls to take flight. —Phillip Stith, Winston Salem, A member of Carteret-Craven Electric
Not all animals at the NC Zoological Park are in enclosures. This Carolina chickadee posed for me on a branch while we stopped for lunch. —Chris Wrede, Rocky Point, A member of Four County EMC
Six-year-old Angel loves her baby goat Tinkerbell. We raise Angora and Nigora goats and the tiny Nigoras are Angel's favorites! —Brandy Smith, Vale, A member of Rutherford EMC
Many years ago, my grandfather told me,
I call this “River Watch.” Taken on the Little Shallotte River in March. —Gary Burgun, Shallotte, A member of Brunswick Electric
My husband and I run a farm called Mop Top Acres in Seagrove. I love it when calves are born—the different colors are fun. Zoey was born to our sweet cow Hope and she is kind and sweet and wants treats! —Kimberly Mayo, Seagrove, A member of Randolph EMC
Snow covers Stone Mountain State Park in Wilkes and Alleghany counties. Stone Mountain, partly in Traphill and Roaring Gap, offers areas for camping, hiking and picnicking. —Keith Hall, Elkin, A member of Surry-Yadkin EMC
Move over birds, froggy’s in the house! This little grey tree frog has taken over one of our bird houses. It crawls out at night to enjoy the all-you-can-eat special on mosquitoes! —Marla Watson, Indian Trail, A member of Union Power Cooperative
I took this photo at a controlled burn in Orange County this past spring. The smoke and flames as this firefighter walked away from the building was touching. —Hannah Apple, Hillsborough, A member of Piedmont Electric
Part of a bigger scene I was fortunate enough to witness. This bald eagle is keeping a watchful eye over the nesting female. Taken along the banks of the Yadkin River. —Kevin Henderson, Concord, A member of Union Power
A pelican hanging out at Holden Beach. —Glenis Ann Hall, Supply, A member of Brunswick Electric