The distant roar of the engines could be heard into the parking lot. Families waded through muddy paths to get to the natural amphitheater.

It took until the final game of the state tournament, but the Le Center Braves finally rewarded its hometown crowd with a win.

The Ottawa Historians hold its annual Ottawa Historic Prayer Service and Harvest (Potluck) Picnic at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11 at Bur Oak Park, Le Sueur County Road 23, Ottawa.