SALYERSVILLE – On Tuesday May 10, Kentucky State Police Troopers from Post 9 Pikeville awarded a Magoffin County High School student for her artistic talent. Madison Ward, a sophomore at Magoffin County High School, won an art contest hosted by KSP Post 9.
Students were asked to portray an image that was representative of Magoffin County.
“After reviewing all the entries, picking a winner was a difficult decision,” said KSP Post 9 Operations Lieutenant Jennifer Sandlin. “There are a lot of talented students at Magoffin County High School. It was interesting to see how each student chose to represent Magoffin County. Post 9 also appreciates the teachers and students at Magoffin County High School for participating.”
Ward’s winning artwork will be framed and displayed in the hallway at Post 9. Post 9 services Pike, Floyd, Martin, Magoffin and Johnson counties. Art contests in each county will be held and one entry from each county will be picked to be displayed at Post 9.