Comments for: Sanford votes to drop ‘Redskins’ as high school team nickname

Posted May 08, 2012, at 6:07 a.m.

SANFORD | The Sanford School Committee has voted to drop the nickname Redskins for the local high school’s sports teams. The board on Monday voted 4-1 to change the name after the Maine Indian Tribal State Commission and representatives of several Maine tribes said the name was derogatory. Some …

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