Edgewood Elementary School holds closing ceremony - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Edgewood Elementary School holds closing ceremony

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Edgewood Elementary School in Columbus, Ga. hosted an official closing ceremony for the school today at 1:30. Edgewood is one of two schools that the Muscogee County School Board voted to close last week. 

Alumni, neighbors, students, and parents all turned out to share their fondest memories.

Melana Cassell, Principal of Edgewood Elementary School, says, "It'sa very bittersweet moment. I think the closing celebration has madeus all feel much better. We've come a long way. Edgewood has done an excellentjob, we're very proud, and I'm very proud to be a part of that."

The final ceremony at Edgewood included a balloon release, and flag lowering. 

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