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Central is Given Free Access to The New York Times Website

Central is Given Free Access to The New York Times Website

Bailey Brantingham, Head Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

This year, many new learning luxuries have been introduced to students at Central High School. The biggest luxury so far has been county-issued Chromebooks given to each student. To add on to such an advancement, The New York Times  newspaper has given the school free access to unlimited articles on t...

Lunch Ladies put a Possible Stop to Food Waste with a Free Food Pantry

Lunch Ladies put a Possible Stop to Food Waste with a Free Food Pantry

Ashley Coleman, Staff Writer

November 25, 2019

School breakfast and lunch are viewed as an integral part of the school day by many students; however, several dismiss them as an essential time of the day because they tend to go hungry. Central's cafeteria staff took notice and decided to install an unused food pantry. It is easily accessible to all...

2019 Career Event Gives Students a Valuable Insight into the Workforce

2019 Career Event Gives Students a Valuable Insight into the Workforce

DayOnna Carson, Editor in Chief

November 23, 2019

On November 13, Central's students got the opportunity to hear from a multitude representatives from various companies and organizations located in the Chattanooga area. These individuals were able to explain their occupations and the requirements for such positions during the annual Career Event hosted...

Chattanooga Times Free Press Reporter Wyatt Massey Helping 2019 Digest Staff

Chattanooga Times Free Press Reporter Wyatt Massey Helping 2019 Digest Staff

Ashley Coleman and Cassandra Castillo

November 21, 2019

The Central Digest has received various distinctions for its excellence in reporting; countless hours have gone into making the Central Digest one of the best journalism sites in the state. However, there is always room for improvement. For this reason, Religion Reporter Wyatt Massey from the Chattan...

Hamilton County Students Advocate Reform at Mayor’s Youth Council Gun Violence Event

Hamilton County Students Advocate Reform at Mayor’s Youth Council Gun Violence Event

Bailey Brantingham, Head Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Today, society is faced by many challenges and threats that can affect the lives of citizens, especially its youth. One organization, the Mayor's Youth Council, is working under Chattanooga's mayor, Andy Berke, to solve these issues. One of the topics the Youth Council gathers to discuss is the issue of gun...

FAFSA: How to Face the Form

FAFSA: How to Face the Form

Morgan Snyder, Columnist

November 19, 2019

Many seniors are reluctant to fill out their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This procrastination is a noticeable epidemic among Central High seniors this year, and it will not be long before counselors are chasing down students to fill out the form. "I think students procrastinate...

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes Invites Duvall Young as Guest Speaker

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes Invites Duvall Young as Guest Speaker

Danae Wnuk, Staff Writer

November 18, 2019

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) is a student led club that meets every Friday before school. Students will either play games, share devotionals based on scriptures from the Bible, share testimonies, or recite their favorite Bible verses. They also do service projects and minister to sports...

Elizabeth Rawson and Kathleen Majoras Assist Transitioning Geometry Students

Elizabeth Rawson and Kathleen Majoras Assist Transitioning Geometry Students

Abby Young, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

The math department has had many changes in regards to former geometry teacher Matthew Joyner's departure. The recent loss of geometry teachers has caused major changes in the number of students per class; Central staff were required to add students to their roster. Current geometry teacher Eliza...

Darrington Baker and Jadyn Snakenberg-Leggett Gain Experience as Student Teachers at Central

Darrington Baker and Jadyn Snakenberg-Leggett Gain Experience as Student Teachers at Central

Ashley Colemean, Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

This year, there have been a multitude of new staff welcomed to Central High. Though they are not here to stay, there are two new student teachers who have joined the school. Their names are Darrington Baker and Jadyn Snakenberg- Leggett. Student teaching is a step aspiring teachers take in college; th...

Newly Implemented ACT Subject Testing Causes Mixed Emotions With Students

Newly Implemented ACT Subject Testing Causes Mixed Emotions With Students

Bailey Brantingham, Head Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

As many students are nearing the end of high school, they are starting to stress more than ever under the pressure of college testing. One requirement to graduate of most high school students in Tennessee is to take the American College Test, or ACT. After years of the long and stressful process of tak...

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