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 […]

North Dorchester’s Eagles fly from nest

SHILOH — “Worked hard. Had fun. Made history,” Jocelyn Meyers said Thursday. The North Dorchester High School Class of 2019 president was quoting the class motto in her welcoming address to the packed auditorium at the school. She and her fellow seniors did indeed make history, being the last ones to finish their high school […]

Grads visit ND one last time

SHILOH — They came from far and wide to see the old school just one more time, and to relive the memories of their time as Eagles. North Dorchester High School held its “Last Dance” on Friday, welcoming students, teachers, and alumni for tours and reunions before the building is demolished. The replacement school is […]

‘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 […]

Community invited to ‘Walk its halls for the last time’

HURLOCK — In the fall of 1954, several communities closed their small-town high schools and consolidated into the brand-new North Dorchester High School. The first class graduated in 1955. Since then, NDHS has touched the lives of tens of thousands of North Dorchester Countians. In a few weeks the “Class of 2019” will mark the […]

North Dorchester High School honor roll

HURLOCK — North Dorchester High School has released the names of those students making the honor roll for the third term: Exceptional 3.5-4.0 GPA With No D’s, E’s, or Incompletes Grade 9: Rachael Albert, Brando Banda-Perez, Kaitlyn Bradley, Micha Brummell, Curstin Carpenter, Kinley Elliott, Jaime Fonseca-Gonzalez, Joshua Gravenor Jr, Dalton Green, Lillian Hallbauer, Megan Hamby, […]

North Dorchester Class of 2019 play is praised

CAMBRIDGE — Members of the Dorchester County Council commended on April 2 the cast and crew of North Dorchester High School’s senior class play, “Beauty and the Beast.” The musical was performed in early March. Lenny Pfeffer (District 4) read, “Whereas directors Lisa Rank, Sabra Steward and Adam Wilson have worked diligently to produce the […]

Eagles’ boys tennis beats North Caroline

SHILOH — The North Dorchester High School boys’ tennis team took their second win of the season against North Caroline on Thursday. The final score was 6-1.In first doubles, Michael Kroeger and Daniel Bradshaw won their game 8-3. In second doubles, Dalton Adshead and Tai’jere Dotson won their game 8-4, and the newest duo, Connor […]

Dorchester’s Maryland History Day Winners

photos submitted to dorchester banner/superintendent’s office NDHS students, from left, Sabrina Phillips, Jocelyn Meyers, Michael Kroeger, Amethyst Siegler, Aaron Palamaras.

CAMBRIDGE — Nine history projects created by Dorchester County Public Schools students won first or second place awards in the recent Maryland History Day event at Salisbury University, advancing the students’ projects to the state level. In the Senior Division, these North Dorchester High School students won first places: Michael Kroeger and Sabrina Phillips for […]

Eagles name February athletes of the month

Dorchester Banner/Dave Ryan North Dorchester High School’s athletes of the month for February are, from the left, Gary Pledger, Breisha Cephas, Lexie Mills and Jaime Fonseca-Gonzalez.

SHILOH — North Dorchester High School Athletic Director Dave Morrissette has named the Eagles’ February athletes of the month. The awards are given to recognize not only the students’ success in sports, but also in the classroom. Metal Arc of Cambridge sponsored a gift for the varsity winners. Regal Cinemas donated tickets to the junior […]