Ruppert wins Middle School’s Geographic Bee

SHILOH — Dylan Ruppert, an 8th grade student at North Dorchester Middle School, won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee on Jan. 22. The school-level Bee, in which students answered oral questions on geography, was the first round of the 30th annual National Geographic Bee. School winners, including Dylan, will now take a […]

Student arrested after NDHS threat

SHILOH — Dorchester County Public Schools (DCPS) and the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a threat against North Dorchester High School. A statement from DCPS said the Sheriff’s Office was notified and took the suspect into custody. “Once the Sheriff’s Office has completed the investigation, DCPS will follow procedures according to the Code of […]

Teachers demand end to student violence

SHILOH — “Forty-three attacks were reported” by October against teachers in Dorchester’s public schools, Vice President of Dorchester Educators Linda Barnes said Thursday. She was one of many speakers at Thursday’s meeting of the Board of Education, at which local teachers, wearing the red shirts of their union, demanded an end to violence in schools. […]

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 […]

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 […]