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Announcing the winners of the 2016 KET Young Writers Contest!

Thank you to everyone who submitted stories to the 2016 KET Young Writers Contest! We are proud and excited to congratulate the following winners. Congratulations!

Illustrated Stories


First Place: Lily the Turkey by Adah H., Avawam, KY
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Second Place: My Friend Kandori by Andrew J., Lexington, KY
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Third Place: Nero and the Kids by Nikhil V., Lexington, KY
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First Grade:

First Place: Miss Square-Head by Sarah G., Louisville, KY
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Second Grade:

Second Place: The Kitchen Buddies by Matthew D., Taylorsville, KY
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Third Grade:

First Place: The Story of Purple Girl by Leandra R., Nicholasvile, KY
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Third Place: The Magic Paintbrush by Sharon K., Louisville, KY
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Short Stories

Fourth Grade:

First Place: Earl E. Bird by Seth G., Lexington, KY
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Second Place: The New Beginning by Alexis A., Goshen, KY
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Third Place: Friendship on a Farm by Abigail D., Louisville, KY
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Fifth Grade:

First Place: The Day I Didn't Study by Abigail C., Hebron, KY
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Second Place: More Than Just My Neighbor by Lauren W., Louisville, KY
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Third Place: Pizza, Pizza by Tiyasa C., Mason, OH
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