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The Central Digest

BUT SERIOUSLY: WHY THE FLU-- Senior DAndre Anderson is suffering from cold and flu symptoms.

But Seriously: Why the Flu?

Jared Eddy, Columnist February 22, 2017

As many have noticed over the past several weeks, the flu is going around. It has been so widespread, Hamilton County and other surrounding counties closed school February 10th because of the amount of...

BUT SERIOUSLY: WILL YOU BE MY VALENTINE? -- Columnist Jared Eddy stands as Seniors Miranda Lillard and Skyler Turner share a moment on Valentines Day!

But Seriously: Will You Be My Valentine?

Jared Eddy, Columnist February 14, 2017

Happy Valentine's Day! Before we dive into what Valentine's Day is, let us take a look at the history.  In 496 A.D., Pope Gelasius designated Feb. 14 as “Saint Valentine’s Day.” It was a day...

BUT SERIOUSLY:  WHEN CAN WE PRAY? -- Football players from Central and East Ridge players pray over an injured Central  athlete.

But Seriously: When Can We Pray?

Jared Eddy, Columnist February 8, 2017

Over the month, Central High School has made local headlines. First, the track team was sidelined by the County Commission, then students started fundraising to get a new track. Now,  a complaint has...

SPEED BUMPS EVERYWHERE -- Columnist Jared Eddy stands next to new speed bump at Central High.

But Seriously: What’s With All The Speed Bumps?

Jared Eddy, Columnist January 10, 2017

With the new year in full swing, some new additions to Central were added over the holiday break and surprised many. A total of 25 speed bumps have been added to the Central High School campus after Central...

At halftime, the senior football players were honored. Before the game,the senior band members and cheerleaders were honored--SENIOR NIGHT

But Seriously: Senior Night Memorable for Many Reasons

Jared Eddy, Columnist October 31, 2016

Last Friday was Central's Senior Night, where the school honors the students that are in the 12th grade who participate in either football, cheerleading, or band. This is the last home game for the seniors...

SMILE FOR THE PICTURE -- Students get all nice and pretty for their perfect shot in the yearbook.

Picture Day: Total Success or Total Failure?

Jared Eddy, Columnist September 15, 2016

Every year, students are collected out of their English classes and placed in front a camera, grey background behind them, and a forced smile plastered on their faces. Picture day was September 13,...

STOP! SELFIE TIME! -- Chantena Bates takes a quick snap with Jared Eddy

But Seriously…: A Quick Chat About Snapchat

Jared Eddy, Columnist September 12, 2016
"It is just a great place to look for a laugh or entertainment. I also feel more connected to my friends than ever." -- D'Andre Anderson, senior
THE DIRTY CAR -- Thanks Alex Padavanna for letting me photograph your grotesque vehicle. Also guest starring Blake Williams and Eli Garner!

Getting Down in Dirty Cars

Jared Eddy, Columnist August 26, 2016

Do you smell that? Oh, that is just my car. You have probably heard this excuse before, maybe from a friend, cousin, or even your mom. Everyone has a different standard when it comes to a "dirty"...

POKEMON GO IS A SUCCESS -- Students at Central High School gather to catchem all!

But Seriously: ‘Pokemon Go’ is The Best Game Ever

Jared Eddy, Columnist August 19, 2016

On July 6, 2016, the gaming industry had been changed forever. The highly anticipated mobile game "Pokemon Go" was released in North America, New Zealand, and Australia and became one of the most downloaded...

BEGINNING AND THE END -- The first and last photos featured on A STONES THROW. Goodbye to the Central Digest! I wish you the very best.

Throwing Stones: A Columnist’s Year of Finding Friends and Stories at Central High

Hannah Stone, Columnist May 10, 2016

Flashback to the last week of junior year, the weather is warming and summer climbs to the horizon. Beyond that, just close enough to see, the end of my high school career. Classes to schedule and credits...

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