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...

New Augusta administrator Janice Allen Jackson begins work today

...in management at Duke University.Her 13-year-old daughter, Caro line, is starting eighth-grade classes at W.S. Hornsby K-8 School, while her 16-year-old son, Miles, is attending private school, Jackson said.The decision to...

Richmond County principals say influx of Collins K-8 students mostly positive

...student from Collins, which closed in June, some schools gained more than others.Craig-Houghton Elementary School, W.S. Hornsby K-8 School, Spirit Creek Middle School and Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School all received at least 20 new students...

Richmond County school board approves 'BackPack' program to fight hunger

...program.The program's proposed sites include Lamar-Milledge, Terrace Manor, Wilkinson Gardens, Barton Chapel, W.S. Hornsby, Craig Houghton and Meadowbrook schools.According to Jackson's video presentation, 18 million students nationwide...

Hornsby School to hold River Road Advisory Panel open house

The River Road Advisory Panel will hold an open house at W.S. Hornsby K-8 School at 3 p.m. Oct. 9, inviting community members to quiz the organizing industries about their work and role in Augusta's...

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...

Pupil suspended after threatening to bring gun to school

...home-bound services for 45 days.A W.S. Hornsby K-8 School pupil pulled the...the rest of the school year.A W.S. Hornsby K-8 School pupil was in possession...the rest of the school year.A W.S. Hornsby K-8 School pupil brought a pellet...

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...

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...