Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman High School museum project shifts into higher gear

Harriet Tubman High School museum project shifts into higher gear

In a decades-long process to reopen the Harriet Tubman High School in Columbia as a cultural and education center, a new advisory council is hitting the ground running and preparing for work to begin on building renovations this summer.

Bessie Bordenave, a 1962 graduate of the high school and chairwoman of the 20-member advisory council, said cafeteria remodeling is planned so it “will look presentable and somewhat like what it did” when the school was opened in time for Harriet Tubman Day on Sept....

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