Vikings preparing for 2018 football season

CAMBRIDGE — Cool fall evenings, the home crowd, the band and cheerleaders – try to keep those cool evenings in mind, boys, it won’t be long. Players on Cambridge-South Dorchester High School’s football team are sweating through summer practices, getting ready for those fall contests. They aim to continue the school’s winning tradition, though this […]

DCTC SkillsUSA Chapter gets national recognition

CAMBRIDGE — The SkillsUSA chapter at Dorchester Career and Technical Center has been named one of 24 SkillsUSA chapters nationally recognized as a “Model of Excellence” for 2018, the only Maryland school to win this coveted designation. The school is also one of eight finalists for one of SkillsUSA’s top national awards. One of the […]

Cambridge man takes part in war exercise

PEARL HARBOR, HAWAII – A 2003 Cambridge-South Dorchester High School graduate and Cambridge native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of the world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise known as the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC). Petty Officer 2nd Class Donald Gross is a boatswain’s mate aboard USS John P. Murtha, currently operating […]

Four young ladies introduced to society

EASTON — On June 2, four young ladies of the Mid-Shore area donned beautiful white gowns and bright smiles as they were introduced to society during the second Pearls of the Eastern Shore Debutante Cotillion sponsored by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Kappa Theta Omega chapter. • Kalyn Marie Hopkins, a 2018 graduate of Colonel […]

School nurses facing challenging times

CAMBRIDGE — “A lot of people think we just give out pills, but that’s not true,” School Health Program Supervisor Carolyn Hallowell, RN said June 19. Ms. Hallowell was speaking to the members of the Dorchester County Council, asking the commissioners to provide as much support as they could to the increasingly complex tasks performed […]

Character Counts awards Clark Scholarships

EASTON – Character Counts Mid Shore (CCMS) awarded three A. James Clark Character Counts Citizenship Scholarships to recent high school graduates in Talbot, Caroline and Dorchester counties. The Clark Scholarship is based on the quality of volunteer work a graduating senior has performed throughout their middle and high school years. Over 20 scholarships were submitted […]

CMS Triathlon group awards scholarships

CAMBRIDGE – Chris Markin, president of the Cambridge Multi-Sport (CMS) Triathlon Group, in Cambridge, recently announced that the scholarship committee has presented awards to four Dorchester County students, graduating seniors from North Dorchester High School and Cambridge-South Dorchester High School. “We are extremely excited to find young scholar athletes who are so committed to their […]

Police and fire briefs June 6, 2018

Cookies laced with THC CAMBRIDGE – On May 23, the School Resource Deputy at the Cambridge-South Dorchester High school and an officer from the Cambridge Police Department were made aware that a 15-year-old female student from the school had been taken to Dorchester General Hospital for treatment after she had eaten a chocolate chip cookie […]

Town Square

Town Square is an opinion column to which readers can submit their views. As a true community newspaper, we’re always looking for ways to include local thought and pertinent viewpoint, this forum is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail. We shared a letter from another publication on our […]

Cambridge-South Dorchester 2018 graduation

CAMBRIDGE — “Just remember, you will always be a Cambridge-South Dorchester Viking,” Co-Salutatorian Emily Brohawn said during the school’s Class of 2018 Commencement Ceremony on Thursday. After experiencing the joy, pomp and circumstance of the event, there is little doubt that the grads could ever forget. Ms. Brohawn shared salutatorian duties with Hunter Kane, who […]