|Gering resident researches rural schools|
|July 05, 2012 Jerry Purvis|
Dome Rock School, located south of Gering, no longer stands.
Alice Reuter of Gering, who does research on the history of the county’s rural schools, is planning to spend some of the summer at the North Platte Valley Museum to gather more information.
Alice said the era of the rural schools was an important part of our local history. More than a century ago, small family farms were plentiful and parents knew the importance of their children getting a good education. So, small schools, often single-r...
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