KENTUCKY (KFVS) - The
Governor's Medal of Valor
was presented posthumously to
Delano G. Powell
, a Kentucky State Trooper killed in the line of duty in 1965, at a ceremony held in Lexington, Kentucky.
Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet Secretary J. Michael Brown presented the award to Powell's widow and niece, Barbara Teague and Phyllis McGuire of Campbellsburg, Ky. on behalf of Gov. Steve Beshear.