Conservation District Presents Awards
The Woodford County Conservation District recently presented the winners of the 2009 Jim Claypool Art Awards and the Kentucky Division of Conservation/Kentucky Farm Bureau Writing Awards. Art winners were Amanda Cooper, Nicholas Coleman, Kaitlynn Carmack, Luke Jones, Kayla Harlow, Sandy Pecina, Brianna Gates, Emily Tackett, Katelyn Hamilton, and Destiny Baker, Northside Elementary; Kyla Lee, Olivia Paris, Abbie Hudson, Natalie Thibodeaux, Grace Royalty, and Michelle Vargas, Southside Elementary; and Molly Hall, Huntertown Elementary. Writing winners were Benjamin Brooks, Natalie Greenfell, and Wesley Smith, Woodford County Middle School. Other distinctions were Molly Hall, Division II art winner; Grace Royalty, Overall County Art winner; Benjamin Brooks, Overall County Writing winner and third place in the Kentucky Division of Conservation State Championship; Wesley Smith, County Writing runner-up; and Katelyn Hamilton, Division I Art winner.