Memorial bench planned for Green River student
August 15, 2019
A memorial bench for a Green River High School student who died shortly before graduation will be placed at Expedition Island later this month.
The bench will be installed to memorialize Brett McKeehan, who died May 15.
According to Brett’s father Steve, the project came about after the Sweetwater County School District No. 2 Board of Trustees refused to do anything following the omission of Brett’s name from the high school graduation ceremony. Along with the city’s parks and recreation department, Steve said four local businesses were involved in donations and work needed for the pr...