In my hero's shoes

OKL Winner RibbonCongratulations to September's photo contest winner, Sara McLoud! The contest theme was “Heroes!”

Runners-up

A chicken's hero

A chicken's hero

Wade loves to raise chickens. He saved this little chick and became her hero.  Even chickens have heroes. Submitted by Lisa Harris, member of Cookson Hills Electric Cooperative.

In my hero's shoes

In my hero's shoes

Two daughters, Amber and Ashley, try to fill their dad’s shoes. Submitted by Connie Leighty, member of Oklahoma Electric Cooperative

Looking up to you

Looking up to you

Hudson learns the ropes from his hero, Uncle Jirl. Photo submitted by Gayle Buck, member of Red River Valley Rural Electric Association.

A tradition of heroes

A tradition of heroes

 “My husband served in Vietnam and my son served two terms in Iraq. It’s a family tradition I guess—both our dads served in wars too. I am very proud of all of them.” Submitted by Janie Voorhis.

Welcome home, hero

Welcome home, hero

“This is the day my son, Sgt. Jason Cornelius came home from Iraq,” Rhonda Cornelius says. “I call it a mother’s love!” Submitted by Rhonda Cornelius, member of Cookson Hills Electric Cooperative.