Clark Receives Award

Kent Clark, Madison County Judge-Executive, received a Kentucky Riverkeeper award from the students at Mayfield Elementary.

Kent Clark, Madison County Judge-Executive, received a Kentucky Riverkeeper award from the students at Mayfield Elementary.

Judge Clark met with the students during a field trip to the Kentucky River Museum, the beach, Riverkeeper boat and Fort Boonesborough. The students were researching images and materials for their cafeteria wall mural. The mural has been six years in the making.

Mayfield art teacher Sharla Davidson wrote grants and partnered with community groups to secure the funding to support this project. The Kentucky Arts Council Roster Artist and the Kentucky Riverkeeper Pat Banks has worked with this project from the beginning. The river story was incorporated through out the process. Students learned about plants, animals, fish and some history surrounding this region and watershed.

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