Welcome to Buxton!

By: Olivia Montelione

Introduction

Hi there! My name is Elijah and I live in the town of Buxton. I am eleven years old. I have two very kind and humorous parents, Ma and Pa. I can't forget about my best friend Cooter! I am here to give you a little guide about my town, Buxton.

Avoid talking to the preacher by:

-Don't keep eye contact

-Ignore him if you hear your name

-Pretend you are getting called in for dinner or lunch

-Pretend you can't hear him if he calls your name!

Here are some nice people to start a conversation with:

  • Mr. Leroy
  • Ma
  • Mrs. Brown

Great Places To Go For Fun!

  • Buxton Opera House
  • Go Ape Buxton (Zip lining and aerial adventure)
  • St. Ann's Well
  • Buxton Raceway

Schools for different ages:

  • Buxton Center Elementary School
  • Bonny Eagle Middle School
  • Bonny Eagle High School
  • Bonny Eagle Adult Education

Ways to avoid a conversation with the preacher:

-Pretend you can't hear him if he calls your name

-Avoid eye contact

-Pretend you are being called in the house for dinner or lunch

-Ignore him if he tries to talk to you!

Click down here to see some songs popular in the 1860's (when Elijah takes place)

How much do you know? Take my assessment!