Photos: Honoring heritage at Pow Wow at Shelby County Fairgrounds


Lisa Porter, left, of Thornsville, sells earings to Deanna Totten, of New Albany, at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.

Lisa Porter, left, of Thornsville, sells earings to Deanna Totten, of New Albany, at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.


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Liam Horton, 2, of New Carlisle, son of Jessica and Shawn Horton, explores a Sidney fire truck at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Easter Cherokee member Gentle Dove, left, of Thornville, and Black Foot Tribe member Rita Many Colors, of Piqua, lead a line of dancers at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Juan Reiter, of Cincinnati, dances in the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Flag bearers enter the dance circle.


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Elizabeth Tso, holds her daughter Carolyn Tso, 2, both of Cincinnati, at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Carolyn is also the daughter of Jimmy Burns.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Steve Waters, of Cincinnati, takes part in a drum circle at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Jeremia Little Wolf Harper, 6, of Heath, son of Brandy Cooksey and Kenny Harper, waits to dance at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.


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Julia McKnight, left, helps dress her son, Awaehsaeh McKnight, 7, both of Marietta, so he can dance during the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Awaehsaeh is also the son of Drew McKnight, who is a member of the Menominee Tribe.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Lisa Porter, left, of Thornsville, sells earings to Deanna Totten, of New Albany, at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.

Liam Horton, 2, of New Carlisle, son of Jessica and Shawn Horton, explores a Sidney fire truck at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.

Easter Cherokee member Gentle Dove, left, of Thornville, and Black Foot Tribe member Rita Many Colors, of Piqua, lead a line of dancers at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.

Juan Reiter, of Cincinnati, dances in the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.

Flag bearers enter the dance circle.

Elizabeth Tso, holds her daughter Carolyn Tso, 2, both of Cincinnati, at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Carolyn is also the daughter of Jimmy Burns.

Steve Waters, of Cincinnati, takes part in a drum circle at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.

Jeremia Little Wolf Harper, 6, of Heath, son of Brandy Cooksey and Kenny Harper, waits to dance at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.

Julia McKnight, left, helps dress her son, Awaehsaeh McKnight, 7, both of Marietta, so he can dance during the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Awaehsaeh is also the son of Drew McKnight, who is a member of the Menominee Tribe.

Lisa Porter, left, of Thornsville, sells earings to Deanna Totten, of New Albany, at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/08/web1_SDN082018PowWow10-1.jpgLisa Porter, left, of Thornsville, sells earings to Deanna Totten, of New Albany, at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Liam Horton, 2, of New Carlisle, son of Jessica and Shawn Horton, explores a Sidney fire truck at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/08/web1_SDN082018PowWow2-1.jpgLiam Horton, 2, of New Carlisle, son of Jessica and Shawn Horton, explores a Sidney fire truck at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Easter Cherokee member Gentle Dove, left, of Thornville, and Black Foot Tribe member Rita Many Colors, of Piqua, lead a line of dancers at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/08/web1_SDN082018PowWow3-1.jpgEaster Cherokee member Gentle Dove, left, of Thornville, and Black Foot Tribe member Rita Many Colors, of Piqua, lead a line of dancers at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Juan Reiter, of Cincinnati, dances in the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/08/web1_SDN082018PowWow4-1.jpgJuan Reiter, of Cincinnati, dances in the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Flag bearers enter the dance circle.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/08/web1_SDN082018PowWow5-1.jpgFlag bearers enter the dance circle. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Elizabeth Tso, holds her daughter Carolyn Tso, 2, both of Cincinnati, at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Carolyn is also the daughter of Jimmy Burns.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/08/web1_SDN082018PowWow6-1.jpgElizabeth Tso, holds her daughter Carolyn Tso, 2, both of Cincinnati, at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Carolyn is also the daughter of Jimmy Burns. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Steve Waters, of Cincinnati, takes part in a drum circle at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/08/web1_SDN082018PowWow7-1.jpgSteve Waters, of Cincinnati, takes part in a drum circle at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Jeremia Little Wolf Harper, 6, of Heath, son of Brandy Cooksey and Kenny Harper, waits to dance at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/08/web1_SDN082018PowWow8-1.jpgJeremia Little Wolf Harper, 6, of Heath, son of Brandy Cooksey and Kenny Harper, waits to dance at the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Julia McKnight, left, helps dress her son, Awaehsaeh McKnight, 7, both of Marietta, so he can dance during the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Awaehsaeh is also the son of Drew McKnight, who is a member of the Menominee Tribe.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/08/web1_SDN082018PowWow9-1.jpgJulia McKnight, left, helps dress her son, Awaehsaeh McKnight, 7, both of Marietta, so he can dance during the seventh annual Honoring Our Veterans and First Responders Pow Wow Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. Awaehsaeh is also the son of Drew McKnight, who is a member of the Menominee Tribe. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News