A little less images than last week’s, but I only like putting up the best selects.
NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR 6-year-old Emmy McDaniel, of Morton, looks inside a shark-shaped ball return as her sister Ally, 4, watches at the bowling lanes at Uncle Buck’s Fish Bowl & Grill at the Bass Pro Shops in East Peoria.
NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Cary Hightower, a junior from Richwoods, competes in the 50 yard freestyle relay on Saturday at the Boys Mid-State 6 Conference Swimming Championship at Richwoods High School. Hightower placed fifth with a time of 26.08.
NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Micheal Hendreshott, 5, of Pontiac, and Lukas Martin, 4, of Lexington, watch as a Hot Wheels truck goes airborne on Friday night for the 2013 Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam at Carver Arena.
NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Karen Fulte shows the Communication room on Friday at the Archbishop Fulton Sheen Spiritual Centre in El Paso, Illinois. Fulte is the founder and curator of the centre.
NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Alexander Waller, 3, of Pekin, gets an up close look at Gertie while at Gertie’s Groundhog Day Outing on Saturday morning at Wildlife Prairie State Park in Hanna City. Gertie did not see her shadow, meaning an early spring should be expected.
NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Jimmy Smith, Chase Price and Bobbi Price, of Lexington, cheer for a free t-shirt on Friday night for the 2013 Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam at Carver Arena.
NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR Sam Woodrow polishes the side of a Kenworth T680 truck on Thursday at the Peoria Civic Center as final preparations are made for the 2013 Mid-West Truck & Trailer Show, which will be held Friday and Saturday.
NICK SCHNELLE/JOURNAL STAR From left, Bob Manning, Rita Loyd, Trish Needham and Mary Vosberg talk to each other on Sunday night at Jimmy’s Bar for a fundraising event in honor of Trish’s son, Timothy “Kelly,” who was killed in a traffic crash last year. Proceeds will be donated to the Kelly Needham Award.