Seeking relief from the heat

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 | 12:57 p.m. CDT; updated 1:12 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, June 17, 2009
4-year-old Owen Sarver, covered in mud, is ready for a dip at Stephens Lake on Wednesday afternoon. It was hot and humid after days of thunderstorms, with temperatures predicted to reach above 90 degrees. Also pictured, from left, are Lexi Hox, Brooke Bigard and Lindsey Hox.

With temperatures predicted to exceed 90 degrees, people flocked to Stephens Lake on Wednesday for a relief from the heat and humidity.

Amy Sarver dips her son, Owen, into Stephens Lake on Wednesday afternoon. Temperatures were hot, predicted to reach above 90, and humid after days of thunderstorms.

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