Annabel Ortiz and Johnny Hernandez hold their son Noah Ortiz's helmet following Edna's playoff win over Hallettsville. Ortiz and four of his siblings perished in a mobile home fire two weeks prior.
Peyton Robinson, 6, hangs upside down from the Velcro wall at Bootfest in downtown Victoria, Texas.
Children bounce off each other using the protection of inflatable inner tubes during the Celebrate Youth event in Rexburg, Idaho.
A storm approaches as spectators await the start of a race between two turkeys down Main St. in Cuero, Texas.
Greg and Lisa Slocum raise a lantern in memory of their daughter Brooke Slocum a year after her murder.
Mourners tie five balloons to an Edna family's mailbox representing the five children that died in an early morning mobile home fire.
Comstock Park junior cheerleaders await the start of the game against West Catholic in Comstock Park, Mich., on Friday, October 9, 2015.
Volunteers attempt to guide over 100 turkeys through downtown during Cuero's annual Turkeyfest parade.
Firefighter Jessica Haury is examined during a training exercise that simulates falling from a tree outside of Sisters, Oregon.
Juan Contreras, 13, pauses as he makes the difficult walk from the bathroom to his hospital bed at C.S. Mott Children's Hospital during his second month of chemotherapy for Osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer. Contreras is scheduled for surgery the following week to remove the cancerous bone tumor beneath his right kneecap.
Texas A&M's Melvin Echard competes in the triple jump at the NCAA West Regionals at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.
Thomas, 11, and Katie Carmichael, 10, huddle together as wind gusts in from Port Lavaca Harbor during a Civil War reenactment in Port Lavaca, Texas.
A group of children play basketball during a daycare program offered by the Ann Arbor YMCA.
James Muirhead, 73, enjoys a leisurely Tuesday afternoon on his porch watching over his grandson Cayden Wilborn, 4, at their home in Victoria, Texas.
Larrissa Lane takes pills that will help with sedation in preparation for a surgery to correct the scoliosis in her spine at Shriners Children Hospital in Houston, Texas. "She's scared. I can tell. It's a big day for her," says her father Sam.
Youths camping on Detroit Lake set off fireworks during a summer trip near Detroit, Oregon.
17,026 rudder ducks wait to be dropped from a dumpster before the 23rd annual great Snake River Greenbelt Duck Race in Idaho Falls, Idaho.