1070 Anthony Road
— 1949-1970 —This marker represents the establishment of a comprehensive high school for black people in Macon-Bibb County. The name is a merger of the Ballard High School and the Hudson High School. This public high school was supported by the Bibb County Board of Education and accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The curriculum included academic, vocational and commercial studies in grades nine through twelve. The Federal Court ordered desegregation of school in Macon-Bibb County GA. In 1970, thus the name change.
|Placed By||Historic Preservation Committee to Preserve the History of the Ballard-Hudson Senior High School|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 6:31pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 251128 N 3634431|
|Decimal Degrees||32.81971667, -83.65833333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 49.183', W 83° 39.5'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 49' 10.98" N, 83° 39' 30.00" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1022-1098 Anthony Rd, Macon GA 31204, US|
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