Sacrifice Sculpted In Steel

Take the single word – sacrifice – and turn it into a three dimensional sculpture that represents veterans, military service members and first responders like police and firefighters. It’s a tall order. But a challenge that more than 50 Polk County high school art students took on for this year’s Platform Art competition A poem titled “Honor” inspired last year’s first place sculpture. This year, the winning artist, Cierra Grenier, 18, drew inspiration from the New Testament.