Anything for Caroline

Photos by Marlena Sloss/The Herald
Tracy Durcholz of Ferdinand works with her husband, Mark, not pictured, to clear a spot for a shaded glider bench outside their home on Tuesday. The Durcholzes' daughter, Caroline, 4, has congenital heart disease and prefers the cooler shade when she is outside. "Mark says, 'anything for Caroline,'" Tracy said.

 

Jim Durcholz, left, and his son, Mark Durcholz, both of Ferdinand, shovel gravel while making a patio area outside Mark's home on Tuesday. The patio will have a shaded seating area, one of several new shaded areas they are making to provide cooler outdoor spots for Mark's daughter, Caroline, 4, who has congenital heart disease.
Mitch Brown of Bristow smooths out gravel while working on a patio area outside the home of Mark Durcholz in Ferdinand on Tuesday.



More on DuboisCountyHerald.com

  • Pints of Goodness

    Maddux Marshall, 14, of Huntingburg, left, Jenny Polley of Holland, Breanne Rainey of Holland...
  • The Voyage of Life

    A photo essay by the Herald photography staff inspired by the paintings of Thomas Cole.
  • Feeding the Flock

  • Family Time

    Lupita Angeles, 3, right, shoots hoops while her cousin, Guadalupe Mart’nez, 11, uncle, Jose...
  • Dog Days of Summer

    Davis Roos, 15, left, Angel Abarca, 14, Leo Eckman, 14, and Rockne Lueken, 15, all of Jasper,...
  • Farm to Table

    Miah Rahman, 12, of Ferdinand, puts corn in a box for a customer at the Huntingburg Farmers...
  • Fly Fishing

    Jim Pemberton of Jasper fly fishes at The Parklands in Jasper on Saturday. Pemberton has been...
  • Looking Back: Dubois County 4-H Fair

    To mark the end of the 2020 Dubois County 4-H Fair, which was held virtually this week due to...