Shirley Schoolhouse Vote Returns 

A couple of weeks ago, the school committee in Shirley voted 3-to-2 to close the one room schoolhouse next year.But then a petition was turned in at the town office, with enough signatures to put it to a vote.That vote was held Tuesday night. The final count was 60 votes to 30 in favor of closing the school’s doors.The two students currently enrolled will be transferred to nearby Greenville for the next school year.