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TCA NL Candidates Visit Justice Academy

Last week during their first week on campus, the new candidates of TCA New London Class 52 visited the Justice Academy located in Salemburg, Sampson County. During Week One of the program, candidates participate in various drills designed to promote teamwork and unity between the new candidates. Various drills completed include timed runs, situps and …

TCA Salemburg Assists With Kramden Institute Mission

On Friday, April 5th, TCA Salemburg cadets assisted the Kramden Institute with their Tech Scholar Program installing 100 computers at Union Elementary and Middle Schools. The Kramden Institute, a nonprofit, distributes computers from donated materials. With the help of volunteers, the computers are refurbished before they’re sent to students across North Carolina. The visit was …

Recent TCA NL Graduate Enlists

We would like to congratulate a recent graduate of the New London program for enlisting in the US Army. Cadet Henry, Team 1 Red Arrows graduated on Friday, March 15th, 2019 and took her oath to serve the country in the US Army on Friday, April 5th, 2019. Ms. Henry’s MOS or job category will …

TCA New London Graduates 109

On Friday, March 15, 2019, Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy – New London graduated 109 cadets from the ChalleNGe program. These cadets were a part of Class 51 which began on Saturday, October 13th. These cadets set record numbers for academics earning a record number of academic awards for their HiSET testing as well as setting a …

TCA Salemburg Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program

On March 13, 2019, a ceremony was held for Cadets earning a certificate of completion from the Extended Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) sponsored by the NC Cooperative Extension Agency, NC State University and NC A &T State University.  The EFNEP is a five week National Nutrition Education Program that promotes eating smart and …

TCA Salemburg Director Highlighted in Sampson Independent News

Ronnie McNeill, TCA Salemburg director and former director of TCA New London was recently highlighted in the Sampson Independent News. Please see below for the full story.

TCA Salemburg CPR Training

Cadets complete 4-hour training where they are taught Basic First Aid, CPR and how to use an AED.

TCA Salemburg Blood Drive

On March 7, 2019, Class 52 held a blood drive for the American Red Cross.  Donors must be at least 17 years old in order to donate.  All eligible cadets are encouraged to participate with credit being earned towards their Service to the Community Component.  We had 40 cadets to present with a total of …

TCA Salemburg Mentor Training Days.

Mentors are required to participate in a full day of training. Training Days for Class 52 were held on February 16th + February 23rd, 2019. “Mentoring is vital for the success of ChalleNGe-vital in that mentoring sustains the newly invigorated lives of cadets and supports their continued practice of the life-changing habits attained in the …

TCA Salemburg House & Senate Pages

A total of 40 cadets from the Salemburg and New London Academies participated as House and Senate Pages from February 25th -28th, 2019. These cadets were the first in the history of the academy to attend the State of the State Address held by our Governor Roy Cooper on Monday, February 25th. We are so …