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The FBI issued a general awareness statement about information they received relating to a possible school shooting. There was a shooting threat for Kentucky on August 28th and for Arkansas on August 29th. The FBI could not confirm the source of the reporting party.

Benton Public Schools is not aware of any specific threat involving our school district. 

Benton administration will work closely with our SRO staff and other law enforcement agencies to monitor and take all threats seriously. As always, the safety and security of Benton students and faculty are priority.  --Dr. Mike Skelton, Superintendent

Choir students qualified for auditions through their region placements in October.  Auditions were held on Friday, February 1, in Conway.  Students competed in their respective voice parts; and the following BHS students were selected to the Arkansas All State choirs: Veronica West, Sydnee Ehorn, Alex Horn, Katharine Crowe, Branden Byrd, Peter Boss, Jesse Kneisler, Donovan Battie, and Jon Sadler, alternate. The choir is directed by Angela White.


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