Amy McGee of West Gardiner bathes the family steer, Mindbender, at the Skowhegan State Fair on Friday, Aug. 11. Michael G. Seamans/Morning Sentinel

New Cony boys soccer coach Don Beckwith kicks a ball to his players during practice Wednesday in Augusta. Michael G. Seamans/Morning Sentinel

Lucy Dennett, of Lakers Track Club, finished 8th with a time of 9:59.52 in the 8-and-under girls 800-meter race walk during the USATF-Maine Group C Qualifier on Thursday, Aug. 3, at Cony High School in Augusta. Joe Phelan/Kennebec Journal

A meteor, at upper right, shares the sky Saturday, Aug. 12, with airplanes over Bailey Island, south of Brunswick, in this time-lapse photo. The Perseid meteor shower peaked over the weekend. Michael G. Seamans/Morning Sentinel

People take a spin on the Trabant ride Wednesday at the Skowhegan State Fair. Michael G. Seamans/Morning Sentinel

The sun sets on the annual demolition derby at the Skowhegan State Fair on Monday, Aug. 14. Michael G. Seamans/Morning Sentinel

Girls and boys cross country runners along with the boys soccer team do triangle pose during yoga class taught by cross country coach Jen Boudreau at the end of their separate practices Thursday on the tennis court at Gardiner Area High School in Gardiner. Joe Phelan/Kennebec Journal

Gardiner football players run during practice Thursday at Gardiner Area High School in Gardiner. Joe Phelan/Kennebec Journal

Elvis impersonators sing “Hound Dog” Tuesday at the Augusta Civic Center during an attempt to break the Guinness Book of World Records for Elvises gathered in one place. While falling far short of the world record, the roughly 300 Elvises were unofficially the largest Elvis gathering ever in Maine. Michael G. Seamans/Morning Sentinel

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