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The Central Digest

The student news site of Chattanooga Central High School

The Central Digest

THE COLLEGE CRUNCH: WHAT TO DO AFTER HIGH SCHOOL -- Senior Columnist Laurelie Holmberg has decided to attend Middle Tennessee State University next fall, but she still has words of advice for students who are undecided about their future endeavors.

The College Crunch: What to Do After High School

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist April 8, 2019

Senior year is a busy time for many students; ACT testing, college visits, and normal school work tend to accumulate quickly. It can often feel as if one is drowning in a sea of school. For most seniors,...

TWO TRUTHS ONE LAURELIE READY, SET, PANDAS -- Students watch live panda cams during their  downtime as a way to unwind from a stressful day of school.

Two Truths, One Laurelie: Lights, Camera, Pandas!

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist February 28, 2019

Animal cams became wildly popular after one giraffe, named April, was filmed during her pregnancy. Social media covered her every move, creating a star overnight. Since then, many animal cams have popped...

A STUDY OF THE STEADY DECLINE IN SCHOOL PRODUCT QUALITY -- RIana Taylor (left) holds toilet paper sample for research purposes.

A Study of the Steady Decline in School Product Quality

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist February 16, 2019

Often times, while scrolling through social media, I like to compare my work to others in the journalism field. Lately, I have felt as if my work has been closer to fake news than real journalism. Powerful...

New Year, nEw mE -- The start of the new year is a popular time for lifestyle changes and new adventures!

Two Truths, One Laurelie: New Year, nEw mE

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist January 15, 2019

Let's be honest here guys, New Year's resolutions are kind of a joke. We often tell ourselves we are going to lose weight or learn to play the violin. One year, I decided to learn how to do a handstand....

OVERLOOKED STAFF ARE THE MOST IMPORTANT  -- School Secretary, Mrs. Terry Rogers, as one of Centrals most dedicated staff members, answers the phone.

School Secretary, Terry Rogers, Continues to Serve as the Light of Central High

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist December 5, 2018

Central High is composed of over 900 students and more than 50 staff members, many of which have dedicated their lives to the school and the students who grace the halls every day. Many faculty members...


MISSING: ONE TURKEY, If Found Do Not Mention Thanks or Giving

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist November 22, 2018

Jingle Bells Jingle Bells, Thanksgivings on the way! It is holiday season my friends and things are getting warm and toasty... and maybe even smelly? Thanksgiving is on the way and I can already smell...

PD...ACTUALLY HOW ABOUT WE NOT -- Personal displays of affection have been a big problem at our school.

PD..Actually, How About We Not

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist November 13, 2018

Classrooms, hallways, and even the agora, defining places of wonder at Central High, are becoming infected. 'What is this disease?' one may ask. Excessive public display of affection, better known as PDA,...

TWO TRUTHS, ONE LAURELIE: SPOOKY SEASON-- Columnist poses with her completed pumpkin.

Spooky Season

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist October 26, 2018

Pumpkin carving, humorous boos, seems like the Halloween season has come through! Yes, the spooky season is here and nobody else is more excited for Halloween than me. Over fall break, I considered...

CENTRAL, WHATS GOOD?-- Honor students Larissa Ryabchuk (left) Laurelie Holmberg (middle) and Delaynie France (right) showing being good is the way to go.

Central, What’s Good?

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist October 9, 2018

Every school has ups and downs; many times when a school is experiencing one of its downs, a lot of people will focus on all the negative aspects of the school and the community. Recently, Central received...

READY, SET, VOTE-- Voter registration drive is Tuesday, September 24!

Ready, Set, Vote!

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist September 24, 2018

Pumpkin spice and everything nice, yet it seems as if something else is in this fall air. Ballots, debating, and highly persuasive commercials trying to convince Tennesseeans to vote for Marsha Blackburn...

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