On Tuesday May 10, 2016, Troopers from Post 09 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 09. 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. 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, “said KSP Post 09 Operations Lieutenant, Jennifer Sandlin. “Post 09 also appreciates the teachers and students at Magoffin County High School for participating. "
Madison’s winning artwork will be framed and displayed in the hallway at Post 09. 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.
Lt. Sandlin, Madison Ward, and Tpr. Mounts