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Central’s Newly Built Track Promises Years of Continued Success

Central’s Newly Built Track Promises Years of Continued Success

Morgan Snyder, Columnist

September 18, 2019

Central started construction on the new track last fall, and it was recently finished about one month ago. Though it is a work in progress, the track is coming along slowly but surely. Many students are curious about the newly built track, as the bleachers, fence and lighting have yet to be constructed; St...

Central Celebrates 50 Years at its Highway 58 Location

Central Celebrates 50 Years at its Highway 58 Location

Ashley Coleman, Staff Writer

September 16, 2019

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Central High School’s Highway 58 location.A lot has changed since Central was first built, such as the school schedule, cafeteria food, and staff among other things.This year, Central's Alumni Association will be celebrating this accomplishment by holding an...

Dylan Muccino Takes The 2020 Champion Yearbook to New Levels as Editor in Chief

Dylan Muccino Takes The 2020 Champion Yearbook to New Levels as Editor in Chief

Bailey Brantingham, Head Staff Writer

September 13, 2019

This year, the Central High School yearbook, The Champion, has emerged with a new class full of bright and intelligent students to run it. For the 109th edition of The Champion, the yearbook staff has big plans. To top last year's edition, The Champion Never Dyes, a tie-dye themed yearbook, the staf...

Central’s JROTC Marches to Success in Armed Forces Day Parade

Central’s JROTC Marches to Success in Armed Forces Day Parade

Sarah Katheron Latham, Staff Writer

September 12, 2019

There is great pride in being the oldest JROTC program in the state of Tennessee. Central High School's JROTC program has been operating for almost 100 years, since the December of 1919. One of the events that they have been participating in for several years is the Chattanooga Armed Forces Day parade...

Ryan Mallory Volunteers to Become Sponsor of the Beta Club

Ryan Mallory Volunteers to Become Sponsor of the Beta Club

Bailey Brantingham, Head Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

This year, longtime Central High School English teacher Ryan Mallory will be taking over as the new head Beta Club sponsor. He will be succeeding Sally White, who taught at Central for 10 years, but recently transferred to a position at the Chattanooga High School Center for Creative Arts. "I volunteered...

JROTC Students Attend Celebration of Valor Luncheon Where Medal of Honor Recipient Shares His Story

JROTC Students Attend Celebration of Valor Luncheon Where Medal of Honor Recipient Shares His Story

Blake Catlett, Assistant Editor

September 10, 2019

The Medal of Honor is the United States' most prestigious personal military decoration one can receive. Very few people have been able to obtain this award in their lifetime. One of the few Medal of Honor recipients still living, Staff Sergeant Clint Romesha, was the honored guest speaker at the Celebration...

Central Students Receive New Chromebooks for the 2019-2020 School Year

Central Students Receive New Chromebooks for the 2019-2020 School Year

Danae Wnuk, Staff Writer

September 9, 2019

Hamilton County has decided that for the 2019-2020 school year Central is to be a part of the one to one initiative. The one to one initiative is defined as schools that provide each student with an electronic device so that internet, digital textbooks, and digital courses are readily available. The...

Editor-In-Chief, DayOnna Carson, Attends Princeton’s Prestigious Summer Journalism Program

Editor-In-Chief, DayOnna Carson, Attends Princeton’s Prestigious Summer Journalism Program

Cassandra Castillo, Copy Editor

September 4, 2019

One of the most prestigious universities in the country, Princeton University, annually sponsors a journalism program that greatly benefits students of low-income backgrounds with an interest in journalism. This year, they received over 300 applications from across the nation, however, only 35 of them wer...

Advisory Schedule Adjusted for Excellence of School

Advisory Schedule Adjusted for Excellence of School

Abby Young, Staff Writer

September 4, 2019

Central High School's foundation is built on many traditions. The school opened in 1907, making it one of Chattanooga's first public high schools. Central is also celebrating 50 years on Highway 58 this year, after being rebuilt at its current location in 1969. The vast history of the school and its...

Central High School Students Dress for Success

Central High School Students Dress for Success

Sarah Katheron Latham, Staff Writer

August 30, 2019

It has been said that the way you dress may affect how people see you or how you see yourself, so one of the many changes at Central this year is the dress code. Our principal, Mr. Phil Iannarone, and the administrative team have decided to make a few minor changes to the teacher and student dress code....

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