Photos of the Year: 2014 winners: POY student: 2014POY_13_05

Student Photographer of the YearCarolyn Van Houten, UNC Chapel HillWade Pierce of Jasper, 36, is Dubois County Sheriff\'s Department\'s most senior night deputy.  Working a shift from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., Pierce patrols Dubois County issuing traffic tickets and warnings, investigating vandalism incidents, handling traffic accidents and more.  \{quote}We get to do a little more police work being on the night shift,\{quote} he said.About four hours into his shift on the night of Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, Pierce pulled over a car in Ireland after the car did a U-turn at a county road intersection after leaving a bar.  During the traffic stop, he tried to stay out of the rain while waiting to hear back from dispatch about the driver and passenger of the vehicle.

Student Photographer of the Year

Carolyn Van Houten, UNC Chapel Hill

Wade Pierce of Jasper, 36, is Dubois County Sheriff\'s Department\'s most senior night deputy. Working a shift from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., Pierce patrols Dubois County issuing traffic tickets and warnings, investigating vandalism incidents, handling traffic accidents and more. \"We get to do a little more police work being on the night shift,\" he said.

About four hours into his shift on the night of Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, Pierce pulled over a car in Ireland after the car did a U-turn at a county road intersection after leaving a bar. During the traffic stop, he tried to stay out of the rain while waiting to hear back from dispatch about the driver and passenger of the vehicle.