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  • The seniors on the football team will be honored prior to kickoff on Friday, Oct. 22.
  • The football team will host the East Ridge Pioneers on Friday, 10/22 at 7:30.
  • Masks will be required for students beginning Monday, August 16, unless opted out.
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The student news site of Chattanooga Central High School

The Central Digest

The student news site of Chattanooga Central High School

The Central Digest

Seniors Makayla McCarthy, 
Mikiah Tate, Addason Wellington, and Carmen Breitenbach, pictured pictured from left to right.
Central Volleyball Finishes Season Strong by Defeating Brainerd
October 20, 2021

With the Central volleyball season now over, the team played well in their last two games. The Lady Pounders played against Brainerd High School...

CENTRAL FOOTBALL WINS THEIR FIRST HOMECOMING GAME IN SEVEN YEARS -- Quarterback, Ronye Watson rolls out of the pocket and looks up for a pass.
Central Football Wins Their First Homecoming Game in Seven Years
Karleigh Schwarzl, Editor-In-Chief • October 1, 2021

On Friday, September 24, the Pounders faced the Clinton Dragons for the homecoming game of 2021. Coming off a big district win for the Pounders...

New Attendance Room Being Built for Centrals Front Office
New Attendance Room for Central Being Built
Carmen Breitenbach, Columnist • October 6, 2021

There is no question that students and teachers have taken notice of a new room being built right outside the Central front...

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(file phto)-- A student prepares to practice with the 2021-2022 ACT Prep Book.
Free ACT Retake For Senior Students in Tennessee
Chloee Cannon, Staff Writer • October 4, 2021

Central High School was one of the many schools in Tennessee that are allowed to have senior students retake their ACT. The...

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On the Calendar
all-day Report Cards
Report Cards
Oct 22 all-day
Student grades will be finalized in PowerSchool by the end of the school day today. Parents may contact individual teachers if they have questions about student grades.
7:30 PM Football Senior Night vs. East R...
Football Senior Night vs. East R...
Oct 22 @ 7:30 PM
Central High School will recognize senior football players, cheerleaders, and band members for Senior Night as the Pounders take on the East Ridge Pioneers. Game time is set for 7:30 p.m.
all-day Benchmark Tests
Benchmark Tests
Oct 28 – Oct 29 all-day
Students will take benchmark tests during their regular classes today. Classes which have benchmarks include English 9, English 10, Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Biology, and U.S. History. Students and parents can contact their teacher...
On the Scoreboard
Upcoming Sporting Events
Central High School
East Ridge Pioneers
Oct 22 /7:00 P.M. / Football
Central High School
Lookout Valley
Nov 15 /6 p.m. / Girls Basketball
Central High School
Lookout Valley
Nov 15 /7:30 p.m. / Boys Basketball
Central High School
Notre Dame
Nov 29 /6 p.m. / Girls Basketball
Meet our Staff
Breanna Long
Breanna Long
Staff Writer

Hello! My name is Breanna Long, and this is my first year on the Digest as a staff writer! I'm really honored to be apart of such a great team of writers, and I cannot wait to be able to form a better...

CAMRS CORNER: FALLING INTO WINTER -- Student shivers in the unbearable cold in the front of the school.
Carm's Corner: Falling Into Winter
Carmen Breitenbach, Columnist • September 30, 2021

It’s that time of year again when the temperature fluctuates back and forth between warm and cold which forces you to wear a jacket in the...

(file phto)-- A student prepares to practice with the 2021-2022 ACT Prep Book.
Should Students Still Be Required to Take the ACT?
Mackenzie Farner, Staff Writer • September 13, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought several changes to schools all over the country. It's impacted the way we walk down the...

JAMES WALKER IS HAMILTON COUNTYS NEWEST SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER -- James Walker is sworn in as the newest member of the Hamilton County School Board.
Central Graduate, James Walker ('84) Is Hamilton County's Newest School Board Member
Tyson Dean, Staff Writer • September 27, 2021

Hamilton County has a school board that overflows with people who want nothing but the best for the students that attend...