Steve Solloway: Earning the right to a name better than a naming right
Posted: September 23rd, 2012 by Tom Nolette
by Steve Solloway
BOOTHBAY HARBOR – Two American flags, the type waved at Memorial Day parades, stand sentinel to the large boulder with a plaque. This is Alfred B. Sherman Field, where generations of Boothbay Region High athletes have played
Will the reclaimed pasture with its manicured baseball diamond and football goalposts set in a sea of lush grass always be known as Sherman Field? Or could the name of a bank or pizza chain someday rise above it?