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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

SEVEN STUDENTS PASS CHALLENGING AP BIOLOGY EXAM, EARN COLLEGE CREDIT -- Cotreau teaching her fifth period class.

Seven Students Pass Challenging AP Biology Exam, Earn College Credit

Mackenzie Farner, Staff Writer September 21, 2021

Last year, with the continuation of online learning and the difficulties surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, Central had several exciting moments including the news that seven AP Biology students passed...

CENTRAL RECEIVES $1,250 GRANT FOR CHORAL DEPARTMENT-- The Central Voices perform at their spring 2021 concert.

Central Receives $1,250 Grant For Choral Department

Carmen Breitenbach, Columnist September 16, 2021
“We are very thankful for the positive impact this will have on the choral program.” -- Mrs. Katheron Latham, director of Voices of Central
(FILE PHOTO) -- The 2018-2019 AP Biology Prep Book

Free Virtual AP Classes Are Being Offered in Tennessee

Tyson Dean , Staff Writer August 31, 2021

With the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbating, virtual learning has taken a toll on the education system. Virtual learning is an easy way to reduce contact with others and still get your education. Tennessee...

BREANN DUNCAN SERVES AS NEW CENTRAL SOCIAL WORKER -- Breann Duncan enjoys serving students in her new position.

Breann Duncan Serves as New Central Social Worker

Bailey Moore, Staff Writer May 13, 2021
"What I enjoy most about being a social worker is helping students and families that are in need. I've always wanted to make a difference in the world, and I am a humanitarian by nature. If I can make a small impact in a student or family's life, then that is my definition of success." -- Ms. Breann Duncan
CARMEN CRABTREE NAMED CENTRALS FCA ATHLETE OF THE YEAR -- Kameron Hammons, Taniya Crowder, and Carmen Crabtree (left to right) pictured after a victory during the 2020 volleyball season.

Carmen Crabtree Named as Central’s FCA Athlete of The Year

Zoey Greene, Staff Writer May 11, 2021

Every year, the Central High Fellowship of Christian Athletes club elects one member to be its Athlete of the Year. This school year, the group has chosen Senior Carmen Crabtree. The FCA is a group...

SIX CENTRAL STUDENTS WIN YSSW CONTEST -- Winners of the writing contest will be recognized with a medal.

Six Central Students Win YSSW Contest

Blake Catlett, Editor May 10, 2021

Every year, the Young Southern Student Writers (YSSW) chapter of Southern Lit Alliance holds a writing competition for K-12 students in Hamilton County. Students can submit prose or poetry pieces of any...

ROBY THOMAS SIGNS TO WRESTLE AT KAISER UNIVERSITY -- Roby Thomas pictured with family during his Signing Party ceremony.

Roby Thomas Signs to Wrestle at Keiser University

Luke Keown, Sports Editior May 10, 2021

Wednesday, May 5, Senior Roby Thomas signed a national letter of intent to continue his academic and wrestling career at Keiser University. Keiser University is located in West Palm Beach, Florida and...

CENTRAL JROTC JUNIORS PARTICIPATE IN BOYS AND GIRLS STATE EVENTS

Central JROTC Juniors Participate in Girls and Boys State Event

Bailey Brantingham, Editor May 8, 2021

Recently, a few select Central High School juniors were nominated to participate in the American Legion boys state event and the American Legion Auxiliary girls state event this summer. The American Legion...

PROMETHEAN BOARDS DELIVERED TO CENTRAL -- New Promethean boards sit in the front hallway.

Promethean Boards Delivered to Central

Sarah Katheron Latham, Assistant Editor May 3, 2021

Six brand new 65" Promethean Boards have been delivered to Central High School.  The new Promethean Boards are  interactive displays that allow teachers to project and control their computers from the...

PEGGY MOYER IS CENTRALS TEACHER OF THE MONTH FOR MARCH -- Peggy Moyer is presented with her teacher of the month certificate by Luke Keown and Amber Burchfield.

Peggy Moyer Is Central’s Teacher of the Month for March

Mackenzie Farner, Staff Writer April 27, 2021

Another month means another teacher of the month at Central, and this month's student's have chosen none other than Algebra II teacher Peggy Moyer. Moyer has been teaching at Central for 8 years now...