CRYER CREEK SCHOOL CONSOLIDATED WITH SCHOOL AT
Cryer Creek school was consolidated with the Barry Schools Wednesday
at a meeting of the Navarro County School board with a majority of
the patrons of the school district and other interested communities
attending according to an announcement late Wednesday afternoon by
G. H. Brown, county school superintendent.
The Cryer Creek school was not affiliated and a desire had been
expressed in a petition signed by most of the residents of that
community to consolidate the school with one that was affiliated.
Barry, Blooming Grove and Emhouse schools were mentioned in the
The crowd present for the school board meeting Wednesday was so
large that the session was held in the American Legion hall in the
basement of the courthouse.