Fred Benson Service Award

In 2016, KMJA announced the Fred Benson Service Award, to honor those serving for 35 or more years. Many of you remember the numerous contributions Judge Benson made to KMJA. Those honored with the service award receive a certificate and wooden gavel with a plate engraved “KMJA Fred Benson Service Award”

Judges Receiving the Fred Benson Service Award:
Awarded April, 2016

  • Steve Baccus (1979)
  • Larry Bolton (1974)
  • Marian Burns (1978)
  • Kenneth Cailteux (1973)
  • Ermal Davis (1974)
  • Russell Grant (1977)
  • Thomas Herlocker (1971)
  • Blake Hudson (1975)
  • William Kelly (1979)
  • Paul Lueschen (1976)
  • Dennis Reiling (1975)
  • Dorothy Reinert (1976)
  • Timothy Turner (1972)
  • LeRoy Zielke (1965)

Awarded April, 2018

  • Gene White, Jr
  • Frank Korte
  • Timothy Fielder
  • Philip Bernhart
  • Patrick Caffey
  • Richard Ress
  • Larry Hollis