Benjamin Straker takes place in District 9 BOE seat

Clayton County Probate Court Judge Pam Ferguson swears in Benjamin Straker, who won a special election to fill the District 9 seat formerly held by Charlton Bivins. (Staff Photo: Johnny Jackson)

JONESBORO — Benjamin Straker took his place Monday as the newest member of the Clayton County Board of Education.

Straker was sworn in prior to Monday’s meeting by Probate Court Judge Pam Ferguson.

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