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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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...

Consultants recommend closing, merging schools

...120 students since December, Montgomery said.Wilkinson Gardens Ele men tary, Craig-Houghton Ele men tary and W.S. Hornsby K-8 would absorb those students, depending on their neighborhoods.Officials said the Collins building would not...

Notable people with ties to the Augusta area died in 2013

...home at age 86. Despite her age, Charthern rode the city bus to and from her crossing locations, most recently at W.S. Hornsby K-8 School.BILL HATCHERJULY 12Hatcher, 87, was founder and CEO of MAU Workforce Solutions, one of the largest...

Former educator gives back to Hornsby K-8

There was an explosion of sound in the W.S. Hornsby K-8 School gymnasium Friday.They were quiet at first. About 660 pupils dressed in purple and white, their guest's favorite...

Longest-serving school crossing guard dies

...Charthern rode the city bus to and from her crossing locations across the city, most recently off Sand Bar Ferry Road at W.S. Hornsby K-8 School, according to Richmond County's lead school crossing guard, Susan Smith.While the guards are required...

Seize this chance to feed a need

...remember living in east Augusta for one year when my father was stationed in Vietnam. I was in first grade and attended W.S. Hornsby Elementary School. That was the only time my family lived in Augusta before my father retired from the Air Force after...

Bethlehem redevelopment will save S.S. Johnson and W.S. Hornsby homes

...the executive director of the city's Housing and Community Development department, said the S.S. Johnson and W.S. Hornsby houses on Twiggs Street will remain standing while several other dilapidated structures on the block are demolished...

Ruth Charthern

...keeping the school children safe as they crossed the dangerous roads. For many years, she would stand guard at the W.S. Hornsby School, which was located on Laney Walker Boulevard and recently at Sand Bar Ferry Road location. She has been recognized...

Summer program helps expand students' ideas about school

...of year, though, there is no trouble getting him out of bed for school.Throughout June, Joshua has reported to W.S. Hornsby K-8 School for Spanish lessons, art projects and science experiments with 100 of his peers for a Richmond County...