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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun October 14, 2018

Don Benton

Hot Springs resident named new ADE assistant commissioner

Don Benton still considers himself a teacher. “I was kind of called to it,” Benton said. “It wasn’t something I planned — there was some intervention going on in my life, and I had no idea about it. “A higher power guided me down that path.” Benton, who lives in Hot Springs, was recently hired as the new assistant commissioner of research and technology for the Arkansas Department of Education. He officially started in his new role Se... READ MORE

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