Mitch Alcala, one of the interns in the Photo department this summer, photographed the annual Okie Noodlin event in Paul’s Valley last weekend. To see more pictures from the assignment, click here.
Don Brewer carries his big catfish around to show the crowd. Noodlers from across the state came to Bob's Pig House in Pauls Valley, Okla to weigh in their fish and compete in the 11th annual Okie Noodling tournament on Saturday July 10, 2010. Photo by Mitchell Alcala, The Oklahoman
Speaking of galleries, Staff Photographer Jim Beckel photographed the International Finals Youth Rodeo in Shawnee, Okla. on Monday. Take a look at his work by clicking here.
IFYR: Dylan Granger of Zachary, LA, falls off the side of this bull during the first day of the week-long International Finals Youth Rodeo at the Expo of America arena, Monday, July 12, 2010. Staff Photo by Jim Beckel , The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD