Category Archives: April

Erin and Barton Rembert with Max – April 20

Erin and Barton Rembert pose for a portrait with their dog, Max, in their living room. Max was a soft-coated Wheaten Terrier that the Remberts rescued 12 years ago. He had to be euthanized for health issues the day after the photograph was taken, but Erin and Barton wanted their portrait taken with Max. “This is where our family unit came into our own. My kids call this wonderful place home,” Erin said about living in Laramie County. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. Michael Smith/staff

Erin and Barton Rembert pose for a portrait with their dog, Max, in their living room. Max was a soft-coated Wheaten Terrier that the Remberts rescued 12 years ago. He had to be euthanized for health issues the day after the photograph was taken, but Erin and Barton wanted their portrait taken with Max. “This is where our family unit came into our own. My kids call this wonderful place home,” Erin said about living in Laramie County. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment.
Michael Smith/staff

Homan 5 generations – April 19

Front from left Constance Homan-Snyder, Arius J. Snyder, Bob H. Snyder and back from left Bob J. Snyder and Dylan J, Snyder pose for a portrait outside Bob H. Homan's home off Walterschied Boulevard. The portrait represents five generations of Homan's that life in Cheyenne. The family are decendants of Joseph Washington Fisher, a civil war general and later chief justice of the Wyoming Territory Supreme Court from 1871 to 1879. The Homan's said the great people and beautiful outdoor opportunities make living in Laramie County special.  To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith's Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. To see all of the portraits published so far, go online to ourfaces.wyomingnews.com. Michael Smith/staff

Front from left Constance Homan-Snyder, Arius J. Snyder, Bob H. Snyder and back from left Bob J. Snyder and Dylan J, Snyder pose for a portrait outside Bob H. Homan’s home off Walterschied Boulevard. The portrait represents five generations of Homan’s that life in Cheyenne. The family are decendants of Joseph Washington Fisher, a civil war general and later chief justice of the Wyoming Territory Supreme Court from 1871 to 1879. The Homan’s said the great people and beautiful outdoor opportunities make living in Laramie County special. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. To see all of the portraits published so far, go online to ourfaces.wyomingnews.com. Michael Smith/staff

Juliette Givhan – April 18

Cheyenne East High School senior Juliette Givhan poses for a portrait in the choir room of the school. Givhan takes part in choir, National Honor Society, and Future Business Leaders of America and recently received a full ride scholarship to attend Michigan State University. The senior said her favorite thing about living in Laramie County is that it's a place where there is a high emphasis on education. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith's Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. To see all of the portraits published so far, go online to ourfaces.wyomingnews.com. Michael Smith/staff

Cheyenne East High School senior Juliette Givhan poses for a portrait in the choir room of the school. Givhan takes part in choir, National Honor Society, and Future Business Leaders of America and recently received a full ride scholarship to attend Michigan State University. The senior said her favorite thing about living in Laramie County is that it’s a place where there is a high emphasis on education. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. To see all of the portraits published so far, go online to ourfaces.wyomingnews.com. Michael Smith/staff

Sandi Reeve – April 17

Sandi Reeve plays a card game called Jokers and Pegs with some friends and her husband Ed, right, at their home. The Reeves said they enjoyed all the activities in the area, and Sandi added, “The fellowship of the people is such a joy.” To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment.  Michael Smith/staff

Sandi Reeve plays a card game called Jokers and Pegs with some friends and her husband Ed, right, at their home. The Reeves said they enjoyed all the activities in the area, and Sandi added, “The fellowship of the people is such a joy.” To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment.
Michael Smith/staff

Teri Cassidy and Abbie Nelson – April 16

Terri Cassidy gives Abbie Nelson a hug during a por-trait session at the Hynds Building. Cassidy and Nelson have been friends since they were 2 years old, and they volunteer for the board that puts on the Fridays in the Hynds events. Both said it is the people that are the best thing about living in Laramie County. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. Michael Smith/staff

Terri Cassidy gives Abbie Nelson a hug during a por-trait session at the Hynds Building. Cassidy and Nelson have been friends since they were 2 years old, and they volunteer for the board that puts on the Fridays in the Hynds events. Both said it is the people that are the best thing about living in Laramie County. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment.
Michael Smith/staff

Jeff Ginter – April 15

Psychic medium Jeff Ginter laughs while sitting at his business in the Majestic Building. Ginter is a co-owner of High Plains Psychics. He said the variety of people you meet and the outdoors are his favorite things about living in Laramie County. To take part in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment.  Michael Smith/staff

Psychic medium Jeff Ginter laughs while sitting at his business in the Majestic Building. Ginter is a co-owner of High Plains Psychics. He said the variety of people you meet and the outdoors are his favorite things about living in Laramie County. To take part in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. Michael Smith/staff

Adrianna Garcia – April 14

Alta Vista Elementary student Adrianna Garcia poses for a portrait during morning archery practice at the school. Garcia is one of a handful of students that helped bring a state championship in archery to the school and will be heading to a national archery competition in Louisville, Ky., in May. Garcia said her favorite thing about living in Laramie County is school activities. To take part in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment.  Michael Smith/staff

Alta Vista Elementary student Adrianna Garcia poses for a portrait during morning archery practice at the school. Garcia is one of a handful of students that helped bring a state championship in archery to the school and will be heading to a national archery competition in Louisville, Ky., in May. Garcia said her favorite thing about living in Laramie County is school activities. To take part in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment.
Michael Smith/staff

Michael Costephens – April 13

Michael Costephens smiles while wearing a hat in remembrance of Vernon Baker in the Wyoming Tribune Eagle studio. Vernon Baker was born in Cheyenne and was awarded the Medal of Honor for extraordinary heroism in action during World War II. Costephens is retired and corresponded with Baker before Baker’s death in 2010. Michael said Laramie County is peaceful and provides many opportunities to hunt, fish and camp, which is why he likes living here. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. Michael Smith/staff

Michael Costephens smiles while wearing a hat in remembrance of Vernon Baker in the Wyoming Tribune Eagle studio. Vernon Baker was born in Cheyenne and was awarded the Medal of Honor for extraordinary heroism in action during World War II. Costephens is retired and corresponded with Baker before Baker’s death in 2010. Michael said Laramie County is peaceful and provides many opportunities to hunt, fish and camp, which is why he likes living here. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment.
Michael Smith/staff

Cliff Brown – April 12

Cliff Brown poses in front of and angel he recently painted at his studio/office in the Majestic Building. Brown recently completed college and said he likes visiting the galleries, museums and coffee shops around Cheyenne. To par-ticipate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. To see all of the portraits pub-lished so far, go online to ourfaces.wyomingnews.com. Michael Smith/staff

Cliff Brown poses in front of and angel he recently painted at his studio/office in the Majestic Building. Brown recently completed college and said he likes visiting the galleries, museums and coffee shops around Cheyenne. To par-ticipate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. To see all of the portraits pub-lished so far, go online to ourfaces.wyomingnews.com.
Michael Smith/staff

Bonnie Legerski, Erica Legerski, Barbara Powers, and Jo Williams – April 11

Family members, from left, Bonnie Legerski, Erica Legerski, Barbara Powers and Jo Williams have their portrait taken before league competition at Two Bar Bowl earlier this week. The family team has been playing together for the past five years and said recreation with family and friends is one of their favorite things about living in Laramie County. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment.  Michael Smith/staff

Family members, from left, Bonnie Legerski, Erica Legerski, Barbara Powers and Jo Williams have their portrait taken before league competition at Two Bar Bowl earlier this week. The family team has been playing together for the past five years and said recreation with family and friends is one of their favorite things about living in Laramie County. To participate in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s “Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County” project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment.
Michael Smith/staff