Winner of back-to-school photo contest; next, we want your pets

Title: 1st day of Kinder Noah Daniel Serrano rides his bike to O'Connor Elementary School on his first day of kindergarten. Noah was 4-years-old at the time of the photo and turned 5 on Sept. 1.He is the son of Darrell Serrano and Roxanne Hinojosa, and the grandson of Danny and Dubelsa Serrano, all of Victoria and the grandson of Richard and Mary Helen Hinojosa of Corpus Christi.

Noah Daniel Serrano gets into gear for his first day of kindergarten at O'Connor Elementary School.

Our winning back-to-school photo features 5-year-old Noah, son of Darrell Serrano and Roxanne Hinojosa. He is the grandson of Danny and Dubelsa Serrano, of Victoria, and Richard and Mary Helen Hinojosa, of Corpus Christi.

Our next photo contest features your pets. Submit your favorite pet photos to www.victoriaadvocate.com/pets. Include your name, your pet's name and what the pet was doing in the photo. You also may vote on your favorite photo. The submitter of the winning photo receives two movie passes. Deadline for submitting photos for the contest is 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12.