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The Central Digest

The student news site of Chattanooga Central High School

The Central Digest

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...

CENTRAL BAND ALUMNI CONTINUE INTO COLLEGE SYMPHONY -- Chattanooga State Symphonic Band is home to Central Alumni and hopefully many more in the future.

New Symphonic Band is Home to Central Alumni

Hannah Stone, Columnist November 18, 2015

In Chattanooga State Community College's cozy theater, the Symphonic Band had its very first concert. The band's director, Nicholas Hartline, started the band just this year. The new Symphonic Band is...

WORDS, WORDS, AND MORE WORDS -- Todays culture has caused a renaissance in language.

New Words: Where Do They Come From?

Hannah Stone, Columnist November 9, 2015

The English language is constantly growing and changing. New words enter the language, and some fall out of the loop. Fresh trends in language are always appearing - think of abbreviations such as "OMG"...

AFTER SCHOOL, DURING SCHOOL -- Central students are buzzing over the new After School app.

After School App: Funny Gossip or Serious Risk?

Hannah Stone, Columnist November 3, 2015

The new "After School" app has Central High School buzzing. Filled with gossip and anonymous confessions, this app seems to be a fun way to communicate with people at school. The app creators encourage...

FOOTBALL ISNT JUST A MANS SPORT -- The Power Puff game gets just as intense as Friday night football at CHS. The girls proved its not just a sport for the boys!

Despite Historical Image, Powder Puff Football Every Bit a True Sport

Hannah Stone, Columnist October 28, 2015

Two weeks ago, Central students gathered in the football stadium to watch an intense game of flag football. Central High School's homecoming week is full of fun activities, including the Powder Puff football...

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