Students from Paducah Public Schools used posters and essays to remember and honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King. The contest was sponsored by the NAACP Paducah Chapter, which announced the winners on January 21 at an event held at Paducah Middle School. The top three winners in each division received cash prizes.
McNabb student Harmony Faulkner place third in the kindegarten through third grade division. McNabb students Braxton Patton and Brayden Hatton received honorable mention.
In the fourth through sixth grade category, Byron Caldwell from McNabb Elementary received first place and Shania Robinson from McNabb Elementary received third place.
Winners in seventh and eighth grade division were Jaaziah Patrick, Paducah Middle, first place; Meghan Gruber, Paducah Middle, second place; and Noland Durham, Paducah Middle, third place.
Winners in ninth through 12th grade division were Shaovion Davis, Paducah Tilghman, first place; Keyshun Curry, Paducah Tilghman, second place; and Kate Criner, Paducah Tilghman, third place.
Congratulations to all who participated! To see photos of the winners, please click "Read More".