Local Stories & Oral History

The Little Red Schoolhouse

The little Red Schoolhouse was such an important part of our early years. I went to school there from 1925 to 1935. One teacher, Bridget Reagan, taught for over 40 years. What an inspiration she was. Living on East Main Street, near Wescott’s Garage, she walked to the school every morning (winter included). When she got to school it was tend the fire-get the larger boys to “fetch the water” each day…(read more)