National Geographic : 2012 Sep
• VERIBEST In this very small town, the Friday night game at Veribest High is a major event. "Football's huge," says Falcons head coach Grant Richmond (at far right). Despite the drought and record-breaking heat, the school managed to water its eld enough to keep most of the grass green. Practices were brutal, though, Richmond says. "I tried not to look at a thermometer."