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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

BASEBALL CONQUERS RED BANK FOR SENIOR NIGHT; GETS DEFEATED BY SIGNAL MOUNTAIN IN DISTRICT TOURNAMENT -- Junior, Dylan Brown, up to bat for the Pounders
Baseball Conquers Red Bank for Senior Night; Gets Defeated by Signal Mountain in District Tournament
Bailey Moore, Sports Editor • May 17, 2022

The Seniors of the Central High baseball team were recognized at Gene Lively Field on Monday, April 25. This year, there were three seniors on...

POUNDER PROFILE:  -- Calli Morgan is the starting shortstop for the Lady Pounders softball team.
Pounder Profile: Softball Short-Stop Calli Morgan
Miracle Strickland, Staff Writer • May 9, 2022

This season, the softball team has a had great start winning 7 games. Among those wins, they were able to leave the competition in the dust with...

BASEBALL SECURES WINS AGAINST LOOKOUT VALLEY -- Catcher Luke Keown in position after the pitcher launched the ball.
Baseball Secures Wins Against Lookout Valley
Bailey Moore, Staff Writer • May 4, 2022

Spring break is a time for students and teachers to kick back and unwind from school events. But our beloved baseball players were just as motivated...

LIVELY MARDI GRAS PROM FOR CLASS OF 2022, 2023-- The theme of this years prom has been confirmed as Mardi Gras! Come celebrate with fellow classmates to finish this year strong.
Prom Returns After 2-Year Absence
Kaitlyn Morales and Carson Simms, Staff Writers • May 24, 2022

"It was a fun event to participate in with friends and partners." "A night to remember." "This is one that is always...

SMILING DIGEST STAFF -- Members of the Spring 2022 Central Digest staff are (front row, left to right) Alyssia Crowe, Kendra Jones, Bailey Moore, Breanna Long, Katie Garnand, Karleigh Schwarzl (second row) Kaitlyn Morales, Isabelle Moody, Amber Burchfield, Meryl Turner, Miracle Strickland, Izzy Martin (back row) William Burroughs, Luke Keown, Dariah Bradley, Carson Simms, and Ryan Brown.
Have a Great Summer!
May 27, 2022

Click here to hear the 1961 band play the alma mater Thank you for all your support this challenging school year. We...

NEW DRESS CODE ENFORCEMENT POLICY PROMPTS VARYING RESPONSES FROM TEACHERS AND STUDENTS -- The Central dress code consists of khaki pants, grade level colored polo, and school colored and approved outerwear.
Students Take Vote On New Dress Code For Next School Year
Meryl Turner, Staff Writer • May 20, 2022

Many students at Central High School disapprove of the current dress code. Administrators require students to wear khakis...

Mr. and Ms. Central nominees.
Michael Watson and Chloe Barbee Crowned 2022 Mr. And Ms. Central
Meryl Turner, Staff Writer • May 19, 2022

      The long-awaited crowning for 2022's Mr. and Ms. Central took place on Friday, May 13 inside...

RETIREMENT AHEAD  -- Sgt. Maj. Franklin will retire from Central High at the end of the 2021-22 school year.
JROTC Instructor Ricky Franklin Retires After 14 Years Of Teaching
Breanna Long, Staff Writer • May 18, 2022

Central will be losing a staff member going into the next school year; Ricky Franklin, Central High School's JROTC Instructor,...

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