Debutantes Tiffani Brown, Ametrus Beal, and LaDonna Hadley peek into the ballroom before the start of the Christian Debutante Cotillion at the Masonic Temple. The cotillion is sponsored by the Women of Integrity of Zoe Outreach Ministries.

Riders in the men's Elite 3 category compete in the Wisconsin State Road Race Cycling Championship in Spring Prairie, Wisconsin. Thunderstorms moved into the area just as the racers started the 65-mile race.

Edwardo Martinez tries to rescue Pete Lui off the balcony of Lui's home as flames spread through the second-floor apartment.

Case's swimmers cheer for their teammate, Jacob Gustavson, as he competes in the 100-yard Breaststroke during the WIAA Boy's Division 1 Diving and Swimming Sectional at Greenfield High School.

Harietta Fields-Walton, 95, strokes Art Petzke's face after he was hit on the head while playing noodle ball while at Lincoln Lutheran’s adult day care program in Racine. With Lincoln Lutheran of Racine in receivership and the adult day care program costing the organization money, the program’s last day is Friday.

Competitors prepare for the start of the swimming leg of the Ironman 70.3 Racine Triathlon at Zoo Beach.

Eric Rosenow tries to contain his emotions as Racine firefighters battle fire in a duplex. Rosenow is one of the tenants that lives in the duplex.

Timmy James reacts as a video of his mother being shot to death execution-style is played during the sentencing hearing for his mother's killer.

Aleighsya Howard, 7, smiles as she tries on firefighting gear while second-grade students from Giese Elementary School visit the Kansasville Fire and Rescue Department.

Sandy Petersen addresses Eric Webb during his sentencing for the murders of her parents, Herman and Carol Petersen, in Racine County Circuit Court. During her victim impact statement, Petersen said, "Eric Webb, you are a waste of skin. What a pity. May the devil be your guardian." Webb was sentenced to two life terms.

House Speaker Paul Ryan bows his head while sitting near the "Battlefield Cross" as the benediction is delivered at Memorial Hall in Racine, Wisconsin. Ryan was the keynote speaker during the Veterans Day program.

Darlene Reiter, who lives amid Kenosha County farmland south of Burlington, fights for mental health parity in Madison as she struggles to overcome her bipolar disorder.

Racine Police Officer Victor Cera reaches to rescue a dog that had fallen through the ice on the Root River in Lincoln Park. The dog was rescued and rushed to a veterinarian, after being in the water over 15 minutes.

Burlington's Bennett Conrardy, left, and Collin Sewell, right, collide as they try to catch a fly ball during the fourth inning of a baseball game against Union Grove at Union Grove High School. They were unable to catch the ball.

Horlick's Tanesha Davis races to the finish line as she competes in the 100 meter dash during the WIAA Division 1 Union Grove Track and Field Regional at Union Grove High School.

Dave Krueger of Racine walks along Main Street with a red balloon as he participates in The MS Walk. Krueger, along with more than 500 other walkers, collected pledges to fund client programs and research for the more than 10,000 people in Wisconsin with Multiple Sclerosis.