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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

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...

GRADES GRADES GRADES! -- Central High School students need to start reaching for that high GPA in the beginning of their high school years.

Advice: Make the Most of Our Ever-So-Short High School Years

Hannah Stone, Columnist October 16, 2015

As we fall into the routine of the school year, it's easy to lose track of what we are working towards - graduation. Last year's Salutatorian Judith Bell knows how important the first years of high...

THE JOB JUGGLE -- Hannah Stone stops by Taco Bell and runs into Anaca Prater.

Juggling Act: Students Seek Balance With Schoolwork and Jobs

Hannah Stone , Columnist September 10, 2015

After a long day at school, all most of us want to do is go home and sleep. Some are laden with homework, and others have sports practices and games on top of that. From 7:20 to 2:20, the students of Central...

BUNDLE UP! ITS WINTER TIME AT CENTRAL HIGH! -- Its either freezing cold, or its blistering hot! Either way, learning is no fun in that environment!

Column: Students, Teachers Battle Central’s ‘Fair’ Conditioning

Hannah Stone, Columnist August 25, 2015

In the Central band room, three fans drone like a hive of angry bees. The air conditioning trickles in, providing little relief to the 50+ band students stuffed sardine-style into the small space. Students...