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April 9, 2009

Bellefonte

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Troy Homan, a State Amusement employee, stocks a toy machine Tuesday, April 7 at the Dairy Queen in Bellefonte, Pa.

Troy Homan, a State Amusement employee, stocks a toy machine Tuesday, April 7 at the Dairy Queen in Bellefonte, Pa.

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Sports!

Filed under: Uncategorized — Katharine Lackey @ 5:25 am

Penn State's Josh Graham swims freestyle at the team's meet against St. Bonaventure at McCoy Natatorium on Penn State's University Park campus Friday, Feb. 6, 2009. The Penn State men's swimming and diving team won 10 of 13 events, defeating St. Bonaventure, 127-105.

Penn State's Josh Graham swims freestyle at the team's meet against St. Bonaventure at McCoy Natatorium on Penn State's University Park campus Friday, Feb. 6, 2009. The Penn State men's swimming and diving team won 10 of 13 events, defeating St. Bonaventure, 127-105.

Penn State's Matt Edgin swims the butterfly at the teams's meet against St. Bonaventure at McCoy Natatorium on Penn State's University Park campus Friday, Feb. 6, 2009. The Penn State men's swimming and diving team won 10 of 13 events, defeating St. Bonaventure, 127-105.

Penn State's Matt Edgin swims the butterfly at the teams' meet against St. Bonaventure at McCoy Natatorium on Penn State's University Park campus Friday, Feb. 6, 2009. The Penn State men's swimming and diving team won 10 of 13 events, defeating St. Bonaventure, 127-105.

Penn State's Natalie Ettl slaps hands with young gymnastics enthusiasts during the women's gymnastics meet at Rec Hall on Penn State's University Park campus Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009. The team went on to score a season-high of 196.150 over Cornell University, University of Pennsylvania and William & Mary.

Penn State's Natalie Ettl slaps hands with young gymnastics enthusiasts during the women's gymnastics meet at Rec Hall on Penn State's University Park campus Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009. The team went on to score a season-high of 196.150 over Cornell University, University of Pennsylvania and William & Mary.

Penn State's Natalie Ettl performs on the uneven bars during the women's gymnastics meet at Rec Hall on Penn State's University Park campus Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009. The team scored a season-high of 196.150 over Cornell University, University of Pennsylvania and William & Mary.

Penn State's Natalie Ettl performs on the uneven bars during the women's gymnastics meet at Rec Hall on Penn State's University Park campus Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009. The team scored a season-high of 196.150 over Cornell University, University of Pennsylvania and William & Mary.

Penn State's Casey Rohrbaugh performs a floor routine during the women's gymnastics meet at Rec Hall on Penn State's University Park campus Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009. The team scored a season-high of 196.150 over Cornell University, University of Pennsylvania and William & Mary.

Penn State's Casey Rohrbaugh performs a floor routine during the women's gymnastics meet at Rec Hall on Penn State's University Park campus Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009. The team scored a season-high of 196.150 over Cornell University, University of Pennsylvania and William & Mary.

March 22, 2009

Mentor Visit

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February 23, 2009

Thon 2009!!!

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From left, Brianna Lipper, cousin of Four Diamonds child Aaron Thomas, 9, along with Thomas' mother, Jenny Krebs, Krebs' mother Susan Wagner, sister Shaylynn Thomas, 10, and Lipper's friend, Chelsea Simerly, 14, watch a video of Thon children who have lost their battle with cancer during Family Hour at Thon on Sunday afternoon.

From left, Brianna Lipper, cousin of Four Diamonds child Aaron Thomas, 9, along with Thomas' mother, Jenny Krebs, Krebs' mother Susan Wagner, sister Shaylynn Thomas, 10, and Lipper's friend, Chelsea Simerly, 14, watch a video of Thon children who have lost their battle with cancer during Family Hour at Thon on Sunday afternoon.

Overall captains reveal the total amount raised for Thon 2009 Sunday afternoon at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Overall captains reveal the total amount raised for Thon 2009 Sunday afternoon at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Joe Paterno speaks during Family Hour at Thon on Sunday afternoon.

Joe Paterno speaks during Family Hour at Thon on Sunday afternoon.

Jen Miller, a finance captain, plays with Brian Weinsheimer, 7, a Thon kid on Sunday morning.

Jen Miller, a finance captain, plays with Brian Weinsheimer, 7, a Thon kid on Sunday morning.

Thon participants perform the line dance Saturday night at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Thon participants perform the line dance Saturday night at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Elaina Richards, a sophomore majoring in math education, puts together a marshmallow tower while staying with on the floor.

Elaina Richards, a sophomore majoring in math education, puts together a marshmallow tower while staying with on the floor.

Danielle Adams, middle, the line dance coordinator, along with the morale captains, teaches Thon participants the 2009 line dance on Friday, Feb. 20 at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Danielle Adams, middle, the line dance coordinator, along with the morale captains, teaches Thon participants the 2009 line dance on Friday, Feb. 20 at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Danielle Adams, line dance coordinator, middle, leads the Thon morale captains as they teach the line dance to Thon participants on Friday, Feb. 20 at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Danielle Adams, line dance coordinator, middle, leads the Thon morale captains as they teach the line dance to Thon participants on Friday, Feb. 20 at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Casey Miller, a Thon dancer, plays with Sydney Bush, 5, the sibling of a Four Diamonds kid on Friday, Feb. 20 at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Casey Miller, a Thon dancer, plays with Sydney Bush, 5, the sibling of a Four Diamonds kid on Friday, Feb. 20 at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Members of the Thon Rules and Regulations Committe, in red shirts, along with other Thon participants, learn the line dance on Friday, Feb. 20 at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Members of the Thon Rules and Regulations Committee, in red shirts, along with other Thon participants, learn the line dance on Friday, Feb. 20 at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Elaina Richards, left, helps her friend, Bobby Vasconi, a Thon dancer, put together a marshmallow and toothpick sculpture on Saturday at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Elaina Richards, left, helps her friend, Bobby Vasconi, a Thon dancer, put together a marshmallow and toothpick sculpture on Saturday at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Kris Wagner, left, of Lititz,Pa., holds her son, Caden, 4, while looking into the stands during Thon on Saturday night. Wagner's other son, a Four Diamonds child, passed away last month.

Kris Wagner, left, of Lititz,Pa., holds her son, Caden, 4, while looking into the stands during Thon on Saturday night. Wagner's other son, a Four Diamonds child, passed away last month.

Jack Weinsheimer, of Lancaster, Pa., helps son, Braydan, the sibling of a Four Diamonds child, put together a cap during Kid's Mail Call hour, which took on a superhero theme.

Jack Weinsheimer, of Lancaster, Pa., helps son, Braydan, the sibling of a Four Diamonds child, put together a cap during Kid's Mail Call hour, which took on a superhero theme.

The men's gymnastics team performs during the Thon Pep Rally on Saturday night in the Bryce Jordan Center. The Pep Rally's theme this year was movies and the men's gymnastics team performed with the theme of Pirates of the Caribbean.

The men's gymnastics team performs during the Thon Pep Rally on Saturday night in the Bryce Jordan Center. The Pep Rally's theme this year was movies and the men's gymnastics team performed with the theme of Pirates of the Caribbean.

Members of the Women's Lacrosse team perform their "Madagascar" routine on stage during the Thon Pep Rally at the Bryce Jordan Center Saturday night.

Members of the Women's Lacrosse team perform their "Madagascar" routine on stage during the Thon Pep Rally at the Bryce Jordan Center Saturday night.

Jezebel Baker, 2, left, of Gettysburg, Pa., a sibling of a Thon child plays with Katie Milnes, a dancer on Sunday morning at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Jezebel Baker, 2, left, of Gettysburg, Pa., a sibling of a Thon child plays with Katie Milnes, a dancer on Sunday morning at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Samantha Stone, 4, a Thon child, tries to burst bubbles with her smiley face ball Sunday morning at Thon in the Bryce Jordan Center.

Samantha Stone, 4, a Thon child, tries to burst bubbles with her smiley face ball Sunday morning at Thon in the Bryce Jordan Center.

February 6, 2009

Aging

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Mid Witmer, left, of State College, smiles at a comment from Virginia Lawrence, also of State College, as the two play Canasta with other women on Monday, Feb. 2, 2009. The women meet every week at the Centre Region Senior Center, 131 S. Fraser St., in State College.

Mid Witmer, left, of State College, smiles at a comment from Virginia Lawrence, also of State College, as the two play Canasta with other women on Monday, Feb. 2, 2009. The women meet every week at the Centre Region Senior Center, 131 S. Fraser St., in State College.

Virginia Lawrence, left, of State College, sorts through her cards as Peggy Strayer, also of State College, does the same while playing a game of Canasta on Monday, Feb. 2, 2009. The women meet every week at the Centre Region Senior Center, 131 S. Fraser St., in State College.

Virginia Lawrence, left, of State College, sorts through her cards as Peggy Strayer, also of State College, does the same while playing a game of Canasta on Monday, Feb. 2, 2009. The women meet every week at the Centre Region Senior Center, 131 S. Fraser St., in State College.

February 4, 2009

Dirty Jobs

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Allen Lowery, a livestock caretaker, feeds a sow at Penn State's Swine Center at University Park on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009.

Dustin Dreyfuss, a freshman majoring in agribusiness management, looks at a chart to see how much he needs to feed a sow at Penn State's Swine Center at University Park on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009.

Dustin Dreyfuss, a freshman majoring in agribusiness management, looks at a chart to see how much he needs to feed a sow at Penn State's Swine Center at University Park on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009.

February 3, 2009

Steelers’ Celebration

Filed under: Uncategorized — Katharine Lackey @ 2:56 am

After the Pittsburgh Steelers won their sixth Super Bowl Sunday, Penn State students converged on Beaver Canyon, cheering as cars drove by honking their horns. Police, dressed in riot gear, were on hand to defuse the situation and issued an order to disperse about 20 minutes after the end of the game.

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January 27, 2009

“A Helping Paw”

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Rana Arnold, of State College, director of the Centre County 4-H Seeing Eye Puppy Raisers, watches over the group's meeting in the Ag Arena on Penn State's University Park campus Monday, Jan. 26, 2009, as her guide dog in training sits at her feet. Arnold, who is blind, works with families who raise puppies until they're 16 months of age, after which the dogs are sent for further training with the Seeing Eye foundation.

Rana Arnold, of State College, director of the Centre County 4-H Seeing Eye Puppy Raisers, watches over the group's meeting in the Ag Arena on Penn State's University Park campus Monday, Jan. 26, 2009, as her guide dog in training sits at her feet. Arnold, who is blind, works with families who raise puppies until they're 16 months of age, after which the dogs are sent for further training with the Seeing Eye foundation.

Ashley Hartle, 16, of Bellefonte, leads the puppy raisers in an exercise that involves walking in a circle around the upper area of the Ag Arena at Penn State's University Park campus Monday, Jan. 26, 2009. Those in the Centre County 4-H Seeing Eye Puppy Raisers group raise the dogs until they are 16 months of age, after which they are sent back to Seeing Eye for further training.

Ashley Hartle, 16, of Bellefonte, leads the puppy raisers in an exercise that involves walking in a circle around the upper area of the Ag Arena at Penn State's University Park campus Monday, Jan. 26, 2009. Those in the Centre County 4-H Seeing Eye Puppy Raisers group raise the dogs until they are 16 months of age, after which they are sent back to Seeing Eye for further training.

January 21, 2009

Watching the Inauguration

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Bernie Schaeffer, of State College, claps after Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th president of the United States Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009.

Bernie Schaeffer, of State College, claps after Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th president of the United States Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 while watching the broadcast from the Centre County Democrats office, 224 S. Allen St.

Members of The Daily Collegian, 123 S. Burrowes St., watch Barack Obama give his first speech as president during the inauguration ceremonies on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009.

Members of The Daily Collegian, 123 S. Burrowes St., watch Barack Obama give his first speech as president during the inauguration ceremonies on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009.

January 19, 2009

Friend’s Day Two: Dad

Filed under: Uncategorized — Katharine Lackey @ 12:39 am

I also wanted to include photos with people, so I took some photos of my dad, as he was the only one willing to have his pictures taken.

James Lackey puts his socks on as he gets ready for the day.

James Lackey puts his socks on as he gets ready for the day.

James pets the family dog, Lexi, who begs him for attention by placing a paw on his thigh.

James pets the family dog, Lexi, who begs him for attention by placing a paw on his thigh.

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James works on his laptop. He spends way too much time on the computer, his wife and daugher say.

James works on his laptop. He spends way too much time on the computer, his wife and daugher say.

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