Samantha Manning, a junior at South Laurel High School, recently placed 2nd in the Bluegrass Regional Art Show held at Eastern Kentucky University. The show featured the best of the best artisans from over 20 area high schools with approximately 300 entries. Samantha won 2nd place in painting with her self- portrait titled “Myself after Vincent”. Samantha emulated the style of Vincent Van Gogh in her self-portrait. Congratulations Samantha!