My Visual Journal

Blog Post 6/20/12 : Firefighters

Cesar Loiz, of the University of Northwestern Ohio, slides in safely to second during the Thursday June 7 exhibition game at Lima Locos Stadium against the American Legion Post 96 team. Lindsay Brown/The Lima News

Emily Skinner get in position during the Saturday June 16 Lima Area Soap Box Derby near Faurot Park. Over 30 riders competed in two categories. Lindsay Brown/The Lima News

Henry “The Pitbull” Rife, of Van Wert, jumps 12 cars on a four-wheeler during Saturday’s Rally in the Corn at the Van Wert Fairgrounds. Rife will attempt to earn his 39th world record Sunday by jumping 14 cars, weather-permitting. Lindsay Brown/The Lima News

Volunteer firemen from teams throughout northwest Ohio compete in the water ball competition in downtown Delphos during the Northwestern Ohio Volunteer Firemens Association’s 138th annual convention. Water ball is type of fireman reverse tug of war, where teams use hoses to push a ball along a string toward their opponents Lindsay Brown/The Lima News

A rainbow appears in the mist during water ball at the Northwestern Ohio Volunteer Firemens Association’s 138th annual convention in Delphos. Water ball is type of fireman reverse tug of war, where teams use hoses to push a ball along a string toward their opponents. Lindsay Brown/The Lima News

The Ottoville Volunteer Fire Department competes in water ball at the Northwestern Ohio Volunteer Firemens Association’s 138th annual convention in Delphos. Water ball is type of fireman reverse tug of war, where teams use hoses to push a ball along a string toward their opponents. Lindsay Brown/The Lima News

Mackenzie Carter, 1, looks at her dad Andy Carter after he competed in water ball at the Northwestern Ohio Volunteer Firemens Association’s 138th annual convention in Delphos. Lindsay Brown/The Lima News

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