CHARLESTON, WV – First Lady Cathy Justice announced the winners of the First Lady Student Artist Series Golden Horseshoe Knighting Bench Design Contest in a ceremony today at the West Virginia Culture Center.
As part of this First Lady Student Artist Series, four West Virginia Career and Technical Education Centers crafted top knighting bench designs out of wood. They were Roane-Jackson Career Technical Center, United Technical Center, Cabell County Career Technology Center, and Braxton County High School.
The winning bench will now be used to knight all future Golden Horseshoe recipients, starting with the next ceremony on Tuesday, June 13, 2023.
Top students received the following prizes:
1st Place - $300
Austin Morrison and Marin Wickline
Cabell County Career Technology Center