Fort Hill High School

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Cumberland Man Among First Black Graduates From Integrated High School

William Peck received his first 11 years of local education at Carver School and his final one at Fort Hill High School where he and two other students became the first blacks to graduate following court-ordered scholastic integration in 1956.


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Student Charged In School Bomb Threat

Police in Cumberland are charging an 11th-grade student with making a bomb threat at school.