Cody Gaham (Photo submitted)
Cody Gaham (Photo submitted)

VAN WERT — Congratulations to Cody Gaham, a junior in the Criminal Justice program from Parkway.

He took first place in the state-wide 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Art, Writing & Multimedia Contest sponsored by the Ohio Civil Rights Commission.

Only one winner is selected to receive recognition from each grade level. Cody will be formally recognized and his essay showcased at an award ceremony in Columbus on Feb. 2.