Benton Elementary School Will Keep Its Name

Updated 4 years ago

Benton Elementary School will keep its current name. The school board voted to not rename it after a local medal of honor winner.Kennebec County Sheriff Randall Liberty proposed naming it the Brian Buker Elementary School. Sergeant Brian Buker was a Benton native who died in Vietnam.his medal of honor is on display in the library at Lawrence High School.Last month residents of Benton also said no the name change voting against it at a town meeting.


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