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Historical Marker Unveiled

 

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Eula D Britton – Many were in attendance for the Eula D. Britton Historical Marker unveiling including Freddy Rivers, Irma Hunter, Ola Bunnitt, Betty Spears, Dr. Robert Smith, Elaine Colman, Minister Marge Roberts, and other Eula D. Britton alumni.

Eula D. Britton Alumni Association unveiled their historical marker on Friday, June 17, 2022 during the Eula D. Britton School Reunion in Rayville, LA held, June 17-19, 2022. The Rayville African American School was founded in 1904, approved as a junior high in 1933, renamed Rayville Rosenwald High in 1949, and became Eula D. Britton High School in 1956. The school closed for good in 1970. A ribbon cutting was held honoring the school's historical marker.

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