Pro players find way to give back

CAMBRIDGE — There are always guys playing ball at the Glasgow court. But not quite like this. Two lines of young boys, with two men giving instructions. The kids take the ball, and begin going through drills, maneuvering around cones, pivoting and passing. And doing all of it with focus, in quite an organized manner. […]

Vikings ready for 2019 football season

CAMBRIDGE — The Vikings will begin their 2019 football season with a two-hour road trip to Rising Sun (2A) on Sept. 6. Coach Gaven Parker has his men psyched up for the first battle of the campaign. “Expectations are high,” he said on Friday. He is in his second year in charge, and with his […]

Stover is the Vikings’ new principal

CAMBRIDGE — Jerome Stover has taken over as the new principal of Cambridge-South Dorchester High School. He spent last year as principal of Maple Elementary, and several years previously at C-SD in a variety of capacities, including vice principal. Mr. Stover said during a July 23 interview that he will focus on restorative practices for […]

C-SD Class of 2019 graduates

CAMBRIDGE — Cambridge-South Dorchester High School presented its commencement ceremony on May 29. Principal W. David Bromwell was the master of ceremonies for C-SD’s graduating class of 164 individuals and their families in the C-SD gymnasium. Principal Bromwell pointed out that nearly 4.3 million dollars in scholarship money was claimed by the C-SD class of […]

C-SDHS Band, Chorus win awards

CAMBRIDGE — The band and chorus of Cambridge-South Dorchester High School won the coveted Esprit de Corps award at the recent Music in the Parks Festival held in Hershey, Pa. The award, for which all participating groups were eligible, was presented to the top school who “demonstrated proper social behavior as well as musical behavior/encouragement. […]

‘Students of the Semester’ awards presented

CAMBRIDGE — Cambridge-South Dorchester High School (C-SDHS) senior Carrie Price and North Dorchester High School (NDHS) senior Tometeo Cruz-Cruz were presented the Rotary Club of Cambridge Student of the Semester Award for Spring 2019 at a recent luncheon. The two students were introduced by their principals, Dave Bromwell C-SDHS and Lynn Sorrells NDHS. The principals […]

C-SD’s Principal Bromwell tells of behavior issues

CAMBRIDGE — Cambridge-South Dorchester High School Principal Dave Bromwell shared his views Friday on challenges being faced related to students’ acts of violence. C-SD, and other public schools in the county, have been struggling to remedy the situation as arrests and injuries have occurred in recent weeks. On Thursday, there was an incident at the […]

Vikings’ team is 2nd at State Championship

CHESTERTOWN — On April 30, the bocce team of Cambridge-South Dorchester High School competed in the state tournament at Washington College. Bocce is a Special Olympics sport that appears to be growing on the students here in Dorchester County. As of this year, the coaches and teachers at C-SD have encouraged more students to get […]

C-SDHS opens new bocce court

CAMBRIDGE — Cambridge-South Dorchester High School bocce players opened a new turf court at the school last week, thanks to a team effort. Led by a commitment to Unified Sports and Special Olympics, the court is the result of a fundraising effort by Principal Dave Bromwell and Coach Jake Coleman. Community members Jim Crain and […]

C-SDH students winners in statewide writing contest

submitted to dorchester banner/superintendent’s office Aamna Alvi (left) and Maggi Pantzloff

CAMBRIDGE — Two Cambridge-South Dorchester High School students have been successful in the Young Authors Contest organized by the State of Maryland Literacy Association. Aamna Alvi, a 10th grader, won first place in the short story category for her grade with “The Blind Date,” a story about a date that turned out differently than expected. […]