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Stephen Davis
Aberdeen community upset, confused after school board's rejection of Henderson donation
Aberdeen community upset, confused after school board's rejection of Henderson donation

The Aberdeen community has been left upset and confused over the Harford County Board of Education's decision Monday to decline a $20,000 donation from E.J. and Erin Henderson for a new scoreboard for the high school. During the weekly board meeting, members went back and forth about whether to accept the donation from the former Aberdeen High School football players and current Minnesota Viking linebackers, a proposal Superintendent Robert Tomback supported. If the donation were accepted, the school's football field would have been named after the Hendersons, but was ultimately rejected by five of the nine voting members. Several reasons for rejecting the offer, as discussed...

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