A fisherman tries his luck below the spillway for the Westerville Alum Creek dam during rain showers Tuesday afternoon. My Final Photo for Sept. 15, 2021.
A surveyor returns tools to his truck at the end of his day beginning to mark the corners and elevation of about 14 acres on North West Street that was approved by the planning commission for the development of 88 townhomes. My Final Photo for Sept. 14, 2021.
Dad readies the boat as Mom, wearing a backpack filled with snacks, escorts their three children along the Walnut Street boat ramp dock for a day of fishing on Hoover Reservoir. My Final Photo for Sept.13, 2021.
Luminaries marking the number of people killed in the collapse of the World Trade Center Towers 20 years ago illuminates the lawn at the Westerville First Responders Park on the second day of a memorial honoring people who died in the collapse. My Final Photo for Sept. 12, 2021.
The American Legion Honor Guard fires a 21-gun salute at the end of noon ceremonies at First Responder's Park marking the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks in New York, Washing, and Pennsylvania. My Final Photo for Sept. 11. 2021.
A carpenter claws away a section of a beam he cut during construction of a new barn at Tussic and Big Walnut in Galena. My Final Photo for Sept. 10, 2021.
A kayaker wears a quizzical expression as he approaches a fisherman several hundred feet into Hoover Reservoir near the Walnut Street boat ramp. My Final Photo for Sept. 9, 2021.
A flock of three nonbreeding goldfinch munch on the seeds of wildflowers growing along the wetlands at Highland. My Final Photo for Sept. 8, 2021.
A fisherman shifts his position just above the dam at Hoover Reservoir during a Tuesday afternoon session on the lake. My Final Photo for Sept. 7, 2021.
Swimmers enjoy the last day of the 2021 season at Highlands Pool. My Final Photo for Sept. 6, 2021.
Parishioners arrive in the rain for the first Sunday Mass at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Westerville. My Final Photo for Sept. 5, 2021.
A fisherman casts for baitfish just before sunrise where he and his fishing companions prepared to launch a day of fishing dreams on Hoover Reservoir. My Final Photo for Sept. 4, 2021.
Kevin Scott steers his tractor around an umbrella and lawn chairs placed in an open space in the farm field he cutting for hay on North West Street. My Final Photo for Sept. 3, 2021.
Rodney Parker and Kevin Scott deliver a wagon of hay to a horse barn near Croton, Ohio. My Final Photo for Sept. 2, 2021
Sailboarders enjoy 30-mile-an-hour winds gusts to propel themselves across the choppy waters of Hoover Reservoir. My Final Photo for Sept. 1, 2021.