The weather outlook for a quick trip to the Tidioute overlook was for overcast skies. The sun made brief appearances on Monday between the raindrops. Gray skies made for dark pictures at Heart’s Content in the Allegheny National Forest. This week autumn’s colors are slowly appearing here and there.
Ernie hangs out in an old wash tub while protecting his stash of catnip.
(Anna Applegate is a newsroom staffer at The Derrick and The News-Herald. She manages the Good Times and can be emailed at email@example.com)