Matthew Williams, 12, stumbles after failing to "ollie" down a flight of stairs with his skateboard Oct. 3, 2010 in Murphysboro Ill. "I like to skate because it's challenging and a way for me to push myself" Williams said. The student of Duquoin Middle School is in town for the weekend celebrating his mother's birthday, where he always finds time to take advantage of the nice weather and his skateboard.
Jackson Taylor, 10, gets his makeup put on by Joyce Jenks before performing in the dress rehearsal of the Idaho Falls Youth Arts Center's rendition of "The Wizard of Oz" Nov. 7, 2012 at the Colonial Theatre.
Kashayla Stanford climbs across a rope as part of an immunity challenge during the 2010 Ultimate Saluki Challenge Oct. 31, 2010 at the Touch of Nature Center. The Ultimate Saluki Challenge is a weekend long event that mirrors the TV reality show SURVIVOR, with guest host Mike Skupin from Survivor Season 2. Throughout the weekend, 16 contestants face off in immunity and reward challenges, until a final Ultimate Saluki is crowned. This year, Brynn Freed walked away with the grand prize of an iPad and the title of the Ultimate Saluki.
Manager Dirk Bogaard cleans a drained raceway while another sits full of fish Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at Idaho Trout Company in Hagerman Idaho. 'It's very advantageous to be able to drain and thoroughly clean your raceways,' he says.
Chloe Gomez, of Lighthouse Christian School, poses for a portrait Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, in Twin Falls. Facility issues are one of the main reasons for canceling volleyball. If water is present of the floor, either because of condensation or tracked in by spectators, officials can cancel the game.
An Idaho Falls firefighter from Station 4 walks back to his truck after evaluating the risk factor of the fire spreading towards the Black Hawk Subdivision July 31, 2014 in Ammon. The 800-acre brush fire started at approximately 4:30 p.m. and burned throughout the night.
Ahmed Matlab, 8, holds a sign with a message of peace during a candlelight vigil Thursday, July 7, 2016, at Twin Falls City Park in Twin Falls Idaho. Ahmed was one of dozens of people that attended the vigil to pray for the people killed in the Baghdad bombing on July 3.
Stephanie Manning, 31, of Salt Lake City, cheers with other members of the crowd during the 22nd annual Mountain Brewers Beer Festival on Saturday, June 4, 2016, at Sandy Downs in Idaho Falls Idaho. Manning says she hasn't missed a beer festival in the past three years, despite the four hour drive from Salt Lake City.
Boise State wide receiver Cedrick Wilson (1) catches a deep throw for a touchdown before BYU defensive back Micah Hannemann (7) can intercept it Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, at Albertsons Stadium in Boise, Idaho.
James Larsen holds his nephew Zach Barry, 2, as they look at reptiles on display during the Creepy Crawly Day on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at the College of Southern Idaho Herrett Center in Twin Falls, Idaho.
Anne Sharp holds two of her foster children as her daughter Jordyn, left, cleans up the kitchen and her son Zayden, right, searches for his water cup Friday, April 7 2017, at their home in Jerome Idaho. Sharp says she's been a foster parent for 10 years. She currently has seven children in her house ranging from 11 years old to 12 days old. 'We never planned on seven, but that's how it worked out,' she says.
Young girls ages five and six wait for their turn to audition as mice Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, during auditions for the Eugene Ballet Company's The Nutcracker at the College of Southern Idaho Fine Arts Auditorium in Twin Falls.
The Joint Honor Guard stands watch over the casket of Cecil Andrus on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, at the State Capitol Building in Boise. Andrus served twice as the Governor of Idaho and twice as a member of the Idaho State Senate, as well as serving as Secretary of the Interior from 1977-1981.
Tara Hadley assists Dr. George Olaveson in using a laser to remove cancer from the eye of a 9-year-old horse on June 6, 2012, at the Mountain River Veterinary Hospital in Rigby Idaho. As a veterinary assistant, Hadley deals with everything from tending to the animals, cleaning the clinic and assisting the doctors. After taking her exams, Hadley plans on continuing her education to become a veterinary technician, which she hopes to complete within the year.
Joao 'Cafe' Azevedo, team captain of the Forcados Amadores, gets trampled as he tries to stop a bull Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, during the Bloodless Bullfight event at the Jerome County Fair in Jerome Idaho. Members of the Forcados Amadores would line up and try to stop a charging bull with the combined weight of their bodies.
Oliver Gadd, 4, jumps off of the Canyon Building sign before the start of the Super Hero Family Fun Run on Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, during Kid's Fest at the College of Southern Idaho Herrett Center in Twin Falls Idaho. The run was a one-mile lap around campus and participants were encouraged to dress as their favorite super hero.
Retired Army Specialist Jerad McCann repels down after reaching the top of Hostess Gully on Saturday, July 29, 2017, during the Warrior's Rock climbing event at Castle Rock State Park in Almo Idaho. This is McCann's first time rock climbing outside of the army. The event is designed to break veterans together with their families through a rock climbing weekend.
Frank Stemper, a professor in the School of Music, poses for a portrait while playing his Steinhart baby grand piano Jan. 16, 2010 at his home in Carbondale Ill. Stemper has won the ASCAPLUS Award, which recognizes composers of non-mainstream music, 23 times.