Photos: Friday night sights from 2019 prep football season
Friday night football brings North Coast communities and others like them across the country together like few other activities. It renews school rivalries and serves as the meeting place for parents to catch up, and alumni to reconnect with old friends.
Most importantly, it reminds us that it takes an entire community to raise our kids, to give them that spotlight to shine under the lights of Friday night.
Scroll through the gallery above to see Press Democrat photographer Kent Porter's photos of Friday night football from across the North Coast this season.