Plans for old Melrose School excite neighbors

Historic building ‘a linchpin’ for Orange Mound community

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 24, 2021 7:16 PM CT | Published: January 24, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Melrose School has been an anchor in Orange Mound for 83 years and will soon have a second life.

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Linda A. Moore

Linda A. Moore

Linda A. Moore covers education, South Memphis and Whitehaven. A native of South Memphis, Linda has covered news in Memphis and Shelby County for more than 20 years and was formerly a reporter with The Commercial Appeal.


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