Students study career choices with local businesses

CAMBRIDGE — The Dorchester County Public Schools’ Minority Achievement Summit took place on Nov. 25 at the Career & Technology Center, attracting a wide range of prospective employers and freshmen — 22 from ND and 15 from C-SD — who were interested in exploring their options after graduation. They can get a leg up on […]

ND’s old eagle still flies

SHILOH — The new North Dorchester High School opened this fall, with all sorts of modern features never seen in the old building. But there was one item that had to be brought along — the ND Eagle will soar over athletic contests for years to come, after it was saved from the old high […]

College application campaign underway

CAMBRIDGE — The Class of 2020 at Cambridge-South Dorchester High School and North Dorchester High School participated in the Maryland College Application Campaign from Oct. 21 through 25. The goal of the campaign is to provide support to students and families as they navigate the process of choosing and applying to postsecondary education. A highlight […]

NDHS Honor Society inducts 47 students

HURLOCK — The North Dorchester High School chapter of the National Honor Society inducted 47 new members on Oct. 1. This is a record number of new members, bringing the total Honor Society membership at the school to 57. Faculty advisor Rachael Roberts said, “The new members are to be congratulated on their fortitude as […]

Eagles name athletes of the month

SHILOH — Administrators of North Dorchester High School have named their athletes of the month for September and October. The honor is given to those who have not only excelled in their sports, but also as students and citizens. Whitten Insurance provided October’s varsity athletes with a gift. An anonymous sponsor gave Regal Cinemas tickets […]

First DCPS Apprentice signed by GKD-USA

CAMBRIDGE — Garrett Walker, a senior at North Dorchester High School and a student in the welding program at Dorchester Career and Technology Center, has signed an apprenticeship agreement with GKD-USA, making him the first Dorchester County participant in Apprenticeship Maryland. As part of the apprenticeship program, Garrett will complete 450 hours of paid work […]

Hurlock Fall Festival Parade

HURLOCK – The 2019 Hurlock Fall Festival began with a parade down Main Street on Saturday morning. Among the many groups that took part, North Dorchester High School’s Marching Eagles added color and spirit to the event. Also in the parade were members of the Hurlock Lions Club, vehicles from Hurlock, East New Market, Secretary, […]

ND names varsity, JV teams; new gym ready

SHILOH — Tryouts took place on Thursday and Friday, and Lady Eagles 2019 varsity and junior varsity volleyball teams are set. And just to make things extra special, the girls will have a brand-new, top-of-the-line gym in which to play and practice, with the new North Dorchester High School set to open in September. “I […]

Public tours new North Dorchester High School

SHILOH — Members of the North Dorchester community had their first chance on Saturday to tour their new high school, and the verdict is in. “Stunning!” “Impressive!” “Remarkable!” “These are just some of the comments from the first members of the community to tour their new North Dorchester High School,” a statement from the Central […]

Town Square, June 19, 2019

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 viewpoints. This column is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail. U.S. News and World Report recently named North Dorchester […]