Jason Higgins, manager of the Whitesburg Walmart, watched as Kentucky State Police Det. Gary Sandlin picked out a new coat for a child at the ‘Shop With a Trooper’ event.
At right, a little girl asked Santa Claus where his reindeer were during the Kentucky State Police “Shop With A Trooper” event held at the Whitesburg Walmart Dec. 9. Also pictured is KSP Trooper Adam Hall. Santa was played by Red Roberts of Hemphill. Eighty-two children from Letcher, Knott, Leslie, Perry and Breathitt counties shopped with a trooper and were each able to spend $125 on clothes, toys and other items.