Carthage High School — Carthage, North Carolina

Posted by DaveSanders | North Carolina | Posted on December 16th, 2009

Carthage High School, Carthage, North Carolina, circa 1930

Carthage High School
Carthage, NC
Moore County
Mascot: Bulldogs
Colors: Green & White

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We’re not sure when Carthage High School was founded.
– We do know that the late N.C. State Senator Curtis Marley Muse graduated from Carthage High School in 1895. Mississippi State Senator Hugh McQueen Street attended Carthage High School in 1847 & 1848, but we’re not sure which Carthage. He grew up in Moore County, NC, but then moved to Mississippi. There is also a Carthage High School in Carthage, Mississippi.

Carthage High School closed after the 1963-64 school year when Farm Life High School, Carthage High School, Vass High School and Cameron High School were consolidated into the new Union Pines High School.

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Carthage & Moore County Links:
Reunion Apparel for Carthage High School
– The Town of Carthage website contains a History of Carthage, Carthage Facts, details of the annual Buggy Festival and more.

Moore County towns

Clydes Music Barn on Facebook

The Pik N Pig on Facebook

North Carolina ECHO (Exploring Cultural Heritage Online):
Moore County, NC
Carthage, NC
Thomas Schoolhouse and Bellview School
Carthage Museum

Moore Co. on Facebook: You Know You’re from the Pines If…

  • (This group goes out to all of the Moore County towns in Aberdeen, Addor, Cameron, Carthage, Eagle Springs, Eastwood, Foxfire Village, Glendon, Highfalls, Jackson Hamlet, Jackson Springs, Lakeview, Lobelia, Pinebluff, Pinehurst, Robbins, Samarcand, Seven Lakes, Southern Pines, Taylortown, Vass, West End, Whispering Pines, Westmoore and Woodlake)
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