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2009


2009 Kentucky Photo of the Year

Danny Vowell of the Kentucky New Era is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the year for his June, 2009, picture of Collier Brown being tossed from his horse during the bareback event held Friday, June 19, 2009, at the annual Cattleman's Rodeo at the Western Kentucky State Fairgrounds in Hopkinsville, Ky.


December 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Carrie Cochran of the Kentucky Enquirer is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the month for December for her picture of Devin Ruberg, 11, stepson of Tech. Sgt. Anthony Campbell Jr., a Cincinnati Police Officer, receiving a flag from Gen. Bailey in honor of his father at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North in Williamstown, Ky. Campbell, an Air Force Reservist from Florence, Ky., died Dec. 15, 2009, in Afghanistan from wounds incurred during the detonation of an improvised explosive device. He left behind his wife, Emily Campbell, and three children.


November 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Danny Vowell of The Kentucky New Era is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the month for November for his picture showing Linda Merideth kissing a memorial plaque bearing the name of her husband, U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Allen Merideth, on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009 at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West in Hopkinsville, Ky.


October 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Matt Stone of The Louisville Courier-Journal is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the month for October for his picture that shows Edwin Chandler weeping while holding Marguerite Thomas' hand in court in Louisville, Ky., Monday, Oct. 13, 2009 after Chandler learned he was a free man. A judge vacated the manslaughter and robbery charges against him in a 1993 slaying and robbery case. Thomas is the director of the Kentucky Innocence Project. Chandler spent nine years in prison before being paroled.


September 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Carrie Cochran of The Cincinnati Enquirer is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribtion of the month for September for her picture of Hurricanes soccer players practicing at Idlewild Park in Burlington, Ky., Thursday, September 10, 2009, as the sun sets.


August 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Danny Vowell of the Kentucky New Era in Hopkinsville, Ky., is the winner of the Kentucky AP Photo of the Month for August. His image shows firefighters working to extract the driver of a Saturn SUV on Monday, August 17, 2009 on Fort Campbell Boulevard in Hopkinsville, Ky.


July 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Stephen Lance Dennee of The Paducah Sun is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the month for July for his picture of Jean Currin wiping tears as she listened to opening remarks about the August 2000 murder of her daughter, Jessica Currin, during the trial of Lynn Austin Leech in Graves County Circuit Court Wednesday, July 29, 2009, in Mayfield, Ky.


June 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Danny Vowell of the Kentucky New Era is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the month for June for his picture of Collier Brown being tossed from his horse during the bareback event held Friday, June 19, 2009 at the annual Cattleman's Rodeo at the Western Kentucky State Fairgrounds in Hopkinsville, Ky.


May 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Patrick Reddy of the Kentucky Enquirer is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the month for May for his picture showing members of the Northern Kentucky Technical Rescue team pulling a horse named Cool Hand Luke from a small creek off Snyder Road in western Boone County, Kentucky on Thursday, May 28, 2009. Cool Hand Luke, a 28-year-old walking horse,  was discovered stuck in the mud of the creek bottom by a neighbor of the owner, after he noticed he was not in the pasture with several other horses.


April 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Jim Pearson of The Messenger of Madisonville, Ky., is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the month for April for his picture of Bob Huggins embracing a family member as he and others surveyed the damage after a tornado touched down, destroying his home in Mannington, Ky., April 10, 2009.


March 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Mike Lawrence of The Gleaner is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the month for March for his picture of friends and neighbors helping salvage items from destroyed mobile homes along Broadway in Corydon, Ky. after storms passed through the area on Saturday, March 28, 2009.


February 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Hunter Wilson of the Daily News in Bowling Green is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the month for February for his picture of firefighter Mark Schutz waiting for a hose to be charged with water Friday, Feb. 13, 2009 during an apartment building fire with seven units that were gutted by flames.


January 2009 Photo of the Month Winner

Patrick Reddy of the Cincinnati Enquirer is the winner of the Kentucky member photo contribution of the month for January for his picture showing a police officer ducking under police tape at the scene where a bus carrying students from Latonia Elementary School crashed into a home in Covington, KY, Thursday, Jan. 22, 2009.


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