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Haley picture finalist in photo contest
This picture of McMinnville Mayor Jimmy Haley during this years Barren Fork River Cleanup was submitted for consideration in a photo contest conducted by American Rivers, an organization dedicated to the conservation of the nations rivers. It was selected as a top 10 finalist. Online voting is under way now and ends Feb. 5.
Get online and vote for this year’s Barren Fork River Cleanup and McMinnville Mayor Jimmy Haley in the 2015 National River Cleanup Photo Contest.The picture was taken by and submitted into the contest by Rachel Killebrew during the cleanup effort held by Breakfast Rotary Club and Friends of Our Rivers.“I took tons of pictures of the cleanup,” said Killebrew. “For this picture, I was in a boat just right beside Jimmy. He was supposed to be in one of the other boats but the boat filled up with garbage so he jumped on the garbage raft and manned it.