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Cimino Named Valedictorian, Harrigan Named Salutatorian of Class of 2018

Cimino Named Valedictorian, Harrigan Named Salutatorian of Class of 2018

DayOnna Carson, Head Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


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Principal Finley King recently announced that Kat Cimino and Bethsy Harrigan were the valedictorian and salutatorian of the graduating class of 2018. "I knew I was towards the top [of the school rankings], but I didn't expect to be valedictorian. Bethsy and I have been more or less friends since the...

The Central Digest Partners with the American Heart Association to ‘Drive for 5’

The Central Digest Partners with the American Heart Association to ‘Drive for 5’

Preston Fore, Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2018


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Did you know that 350,000 cardiac arrests take place each year outside of a hospital? In saying that, a significant number of those health incidents could have been prevented with simple lifestyle changes. In order to spread awareness at a young age and hopefully prevent future heart problems, The Central...

Gifted Teacher Danielle Hooper Joins The Public Education Foundation in Efforts of Improving Community Schools

Gifted Teacher Danielle Hooper Joins The Public Education Foundation in Efforts of Improving Community Schools

Cassandra Castillo, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


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The community of Hamilton County seeks improvements in the county's schools. Whether it involves life inside of them or out, a safer environment leads to better education. This is why Central’s Gifted Teacher, Danielle Hooper, has decided to join The Public Education Foundation. “I want to...

Prom Preparation Underway

Prom Preparation Underway

Kaylee York, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


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The prom committee is buckling down and preparing for the 2018 prom. Ms. Cotreau, along with the junior class officers are vigorously preparing to make this year's prom the best. "The junior class officers and prom committee are in charge of the decorations. They will be creating the decorations...

Central Juniors to Participate in English Field Testing Exams

Central Juniors to Participate in English Field Testing Exams

DayOnna Carson, Head Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


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Central juniors will be participating in an English Language Arts field test this spring. The Hamilton County Department of Education made the decision to distribute the online field tests in an attempt to collect crucial research for the development of the mandatory end-of-course state testing. "Field...

Shifting Weather Poses Concerns For Student’s Safety

Shifting Weather Poses Concerns For Student’s Safety

Kaylee York, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


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It seems to happen every year. Students get up and go to school like any other day, but then is cancelled early because of rain, sleet, ice, or snow. Students are put in danger due to unsafe travel conditions. Over the past few weeks, the weather has been fluctuating with higher-than-normal temperatures...

The Importance of Martin Luther King Day

The Importance of Martin Luther King Day

Sam Helmholtz, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018


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This year, Martin Luther King day took place on January 15. It takes place on the third Monday of January each year, celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King's birthday. Being a federal holiday, schools are allowed the day off. However, this day is about more than just a reprieve from school. This day is a...

Central Welcomes New Counseling Intern Jacob Guptill

Central Welcomes New Counseling Intern Jacob Guptill

Cassandra Castillo, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


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Getting used to a new environment is hard, but new student counseling intern, Jacob Guptill, is getting by just fine. He is here at Central in hopes of completing his masters degree as a school counselor. Guptill is attending Central as Mrs. Long's intern, the school’s current student counselor....

National Honor Society Initiates Canned Food Drive

National Honor Society Initiates Canned Food Drive

DayOnna Carson, Head Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


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The National Honor Society has made it possible for students to donate a variety of nonperishable canned foods to benefit the Highway 58 Fire Department. From December 4 through December 8, the NHS gave students the opportunity to assist people in need. The National Honor Society is comprised of students...

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