Jayla Glover, 6, of Marathon, Iowa, sits atop an Arabian horse, Camarah, owned by Nichole Burcham (left) of Ida Grove, Iowa, Saturday morning during Lake Park, Iowa’s Farmer Appreciation Days celebration. They, along with Dustin Meyeraan (right) of Milford, Iowa, were taking part in a living history exhibit, one of many family-oriented activities taking part in the city park as part of the weekend event. Ryan McGaughey/Daily Globe
I first joined the Daily Globe in April 2001 as sports editor. I later became the news editor in November 2002, and the managing editor in August 2006. I'm originally from New York State, and am married with two children.