it was as sad as it was predictable

It’s way it goes out here in these declining rural towns: eventually the cost of keeping a school district going hits the economics of ever-declining enrollments and before you know it, the schools have consolidated themselves into one county-wide district. And the former school buildings – no longer necessary – fall over or burn down or otherwise fade from relevance.

Pyote, Texas
photographed 3.24.2021

Posted on April 7, 2022, in Photography and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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