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WKCTC Student Placed Seventh in National Competition

West Kentucky Community and Technical College student Maximillian Curry placed seventh in broadcast journalismat the recent Pi Kappa Delta National Tournament in St. Louis, Missouri.Curry and Brittany Myers, both of Paducah and members of the WKCTC Forensics team attended the tournament with WKCTC communication instructor Dr. Karen Hill Johnson. WKCTCs team competed against 90 schools including Purdue University, University of Kentucky, Ohio University, Western Kentucky University, Murray State University, and Webster University. More than 800 students participated in the competition. Myers was in the poetry event, while Curry competed in the broadcast journalism and dramatic interpretation categories. Curry also received a Superior award, which was given to those who received the highest rankings at the tournament.Pi Kappa Delta is a public speaking and debate honor society for undergraduate and graduate students.