Battle freshmen visit school
August 13, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CDTFreshman Derek Underwood receives paperwork before being photographed for his school ID on Thursday at Muriel Williams Battle High School. Students were given their schedules, locker assignments and a chance to sample the school's food at the event. Battle is the newest school in the Columbia School District. For this year, the School District has also eliminated junior high schools and added a three-tier start time for all schools.
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