Hornsby school events mark half century

W.S. Hornsby K-8 School will be celebrating its 50th anniversary with events this...Church at 710 E. Cedar Street, Augusta.For more information, call W.S. Hornsby at (706) 823-6946.

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...drainage and detention system improvements for the area around Azalea, Brunswick and Albany streets.Phase 5 is $2.5 million for underground storm drainage and detention system improvements for the area around W.S. Hornsby K-8 School.

Madeline F. Smith (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...voice. She retired from the Richmond County Board of Education after many years of diligent service as a custodian at W. S. Hornsby Elementary School. Survivors are a soul mate, Burt Jackson; four daughters, Ossie Denise Townsend, Sheila Smith...

Richmond County Board of Education OKs bus route to Jessye Norman School of the Arts' after school program

...attending the arts school, which has after-school tutoring and fine arts programs.Bradshaw said Laney High School, W.S. Hornsby K-8 School and John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School have bus routes that pass "right by" the Jessye Norman...

Rants & Raves

...Let's hear from you, Mr. President! IT DOES NOT SAY MUCH about the teacher who was responsible for the class at the W.S. Hornsby Elementary School where a shooting occurred. How could a pupil have a gun and go unnoticed? WHEN SPLOST was first...

"Hard" lockdowns increase in Richmond County schools

...Richmond County has had two hard lockdowns since the 2015-16 school year began: one at Sego Middle School and one at W.S. Hornsby K-8 school. Schools are placed in hard lockdown after an active threat has been detected inside the school building...

Pupil injured in shooting at W.S. Hornsby Elementary School

A third grade female pupil at Hornsby Elementary School was accidentally shot Tuesday morning by another third-grader handling a gun in a classroom.

Always aim for safety

There's no excusing the third-grader who accidentally fired a pistol he brought to W.S. Hornsby Elementary this week, injuring a classmate.He's young, but he's old enough to know what a gun is. He certainly knew the...

Owner of gun in Hornsby Elementary shooting turns self in

The owner of a gun that accidently discharged at W. S. Hornsby Elementary School and wounded a third-grader earlier this week turned himself in to authorities Thursday, officials said.Kingsley...

Richmond County elementary schools have most weapons incidents

...pellet guns and a .22-caliber pistol.Two of the weapons confiscated at elementary schools last year were at W.S. Hornsby K-8 School. On Tuesday, a third-grader there accidentally shot a fellow student with a gun he brought on campus...