Jaime Betbeze http://apr.org en Saving Mobile's Historic Barton Academy http://apr.org/post/saving-mobiles-historic-barton-academy <P><SPAN style="LINE-HEIGHT: 1.5">&nbsp;&nbsp;</SPAN>Government Street in Mobile is a bustling center of activity—kind of like what you’d see in a lot of big U.S. cities. The only thing that might seem out of place is the school. But that’s where Barton Academy, the first public school in Alabama, was built back in the late 1830s. Sun, 24 Feb 2013 06:31:00 +0000 Ryan Vasquez 25520 at http://apr.org Saving Mobile's Historic Barton Academy