Ryan Brennecke / The Bulletin file photo Sherrie Frederickson of Prineville smiles while receiving a haircut from Miranda Campbell, a student at Phagans Central Oregon Beauty School, during Project Connect in 2012.
Album ID: 1839646
Caregivers of dementia patients fight their own battle
Joe Kline / The Bulletin Steve Thorp and his wife, Margo Alexander, sit on their couch in this January file photo. Thorp says the stree of caring for his wife, who has Alzheimer's disease, is difficult.
Album ID: 1839190
Que ?syrah, syrah
Barb Gonzalez / For The Bulletin Lavender adds color to vineyards off Mill Creek Road on the east side of Walla Walla, where Walla Walla Vintners share fertile hills with Amaurice Cellars. These vines produce mainly cabernet sauvignon, merlot and sangiovese, but they also hold a couple of acres of syrah.
Album ID: 1837155
From lifetime fan to ?front ?and center
Meg Roussos / The Bulletin Dorothy, played by Skylar Adams, talks to the Scarecrow, played by Tommy Kuchulis, during a rehearsal for 'The Wizard of Oz.'
Album ID: 1836912
Local R/C clubs take to the skies
Meg Roussos / The Bulletin Members of Bend Aero Modelers Club (left to right) Greg McNutt, Ron Grigsby, John Fetters, Tim Peterson, Steve Younger, Jon Putnam, Tom Royce, Jim Ockner, James, Fredericks, Waldemar Frank, Chris McDougall, and Tom Schramm, stand next to their planes at Popps Field near Horse Ridge.
Album ID: 1832316
Deschutes ?County?s got ?talent
Alandra Johnson / The Bulletin Simeon Purkey, 24, of Bend, and Shantae Enoch, 25, of Redmond, performed David Fosters 'The Prayer' at the Deschutes County Fair talent show. The pair will perform again today and also earned a trip to the Oregon State Fair.
Album ID: 1829959
Little swimmers learn big lessons on water safety
Album ID: 1827905
Veterans of all ages need help with conditions
Meg Roussos / The Bulletin John Egress, 68, from left, Ed Stickrod, 70, Troy Wise, 67, Dave Tucker, 71, and Roger Riolo, 70, meet at the Central Oregon Vet Center for a weekly PTSD support group.
Album ID: 1828225
Behind ?the scenes with Siskel and Ebert
Andy Tullis / The Bulletin Ray Solley sits in front of the movie screen at The Tower Theatre in Bend. Solley worked with Roger Ebert after college, and is hosting a screening of a documentary about Ebert?s life on Wednesday.
Album ID: 1825483
?Les Miz? cast prepares for September opening
Andy Tullis / The Bulletin Ryan Klontz, starring as one of the students, sings while rehearsing with other cast members of 'Les Miserables.' The musical runs Sept. 12-20 at the Tower Theatre in Bend.