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The Central Digest

The student news site of Chattanooga Central High School

The Central Digest

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...

CENTRAL STUDENTS LOVE TO TRAVEL -- Traveling abroad is a great experience for high school students to learn about global cultures!

Traveling Abroad: Good Times and Valuable Lessons

Hannah Stone , Columnist April 29, 2016

At Central High School, students have endless opportunities to excel and grow. One of the most recent developments in student life has been Central's world-traveling group. Led by Kevin Parsons, the "Harrison...

REMEMBERING HARPER LEE -- Famous author Harper Lee passed away at age 89.  Central students mourn her loss and remember the impact of her novel.

Remembering Nelle Harper Lee and To Kill A Mockingbird

Hannah Stone, Columnist February 29, 2016

Famous author, progressive thinker, and outspoken introvert, the legendary Harper Lee passed away early last Friday morning. Lee was an inspiration to lovers of literature and aspiring writers everywhere....

CENTRAL STUDENTS LOVE COLORING -- Coloring books are not just for kids! Central students are discovering the growing trend of grown-up coloring books and their colorful benefits.

Grown-Up Coloring Books: Colorful Stress Relief

Hannah Stone, Columnist February 18, 2016

Central students are discovering a new trend: "grown-up" coloring books. With their unique and complex patterns, these coloring books will often claim to be therapeutic or enhance mindfulness. Art therapy...

FREEZING FUN -- Central students love snow days! But snow days are not always as chill as they seem!

Snow Days: The Good and the Bad

Hannah Stone, Columnist January 29, 2016

Huddled in blankets with pajamas turned inside-out, students wait on the edge of their seats for the news. Perhaps only a few snow flakes have fallen, but Central High School students still long for...

LIKE THIS -- Some say Facebook is dying out in younger generations! Are Central teens still using Facebook?

Are Central Students Still Using Facebook?

Hannah Stone, Columnist January 22, 2016

Facebook is a site that once monopolized the world of social media. From young children to senior citizens, Facebook is a fantastic way to connect and communicate with friends and family. New social media...

SHOP LOCAL CHATTANOOGA -- Local businesses are booming in Chattanooga! Grab breakfast at Niedlovs on East Main Street and discover the local shops in bustling downtown Chattanooga!

Business is Booming! Shop Local Chattanooga!

Hannah Stone, Columnist December 3, 2015

Chattanooga has grown rich in local businesses. Boasting its revitalized downtown, the entire city bustles with trendy shops and eateries. What makes this area so special is that many of these businesses...