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The Central Digest

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The Central Digest

CASEY MCGRATH IS OCTOBERS TEACHER OF THE MONTH-- McGrath teaching her 4th period Geometry Class.

Casey McGrath Is October’s Teacher Of The Month

Carmen Breitenbach, Columnist November 8, 2021

The months seem to be going by faster and faster which means more Teacher of the Month nominations. Each month, students vote for a teacher they think is deserving of this title. October's Teacher of the...

ASVAB TESTING FOR CENTRAL HIGH JUNIORS-- The ASVAB test helps students determine a career path.

ASVAB Testing For Central High School Juniors Reports on Potential Career Paths

Chloee Cannon, Staff Writer November 2, 2021

The ASVAB or Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery test measures students' strengths, weaknesses, and potential for success in verbal, math, science and technical, and spatial domains. Sections of...

JROTC PROGRAM HOSTS THE FALL 2021 BLOOD DRIVE WITH BLOOD ASSURANCE -- Senior Jack Graham is awaiting to give blood at the Central blood drive on October 1, 2021.

JROTC Program Hosts the Fall 2021 Blood Drive with Blood Assurance

Kendra Jones, Staff Writer October 26, 2021

On October 1, The Central JROTC program hosted the fall blood drive with Blood Assurance. A lot of planning went into hosting the blood drive by ROTC Cadets.  The main cadet in charge of planning the...

THE HARRISON RURITAN CLUB SPONSORS THE HARRISON HARVEST FESTIVAL -- Kids participate in fall themed crafts organized by the Ruriteen Club.

Harrison Ruritan Club Sponsors Harrison Harvest Festival

Tyson Dean, Staff Writer October 25, 2021

The Harrison Ruritan Club has recently sponsored the The Harrison Harvest Festival on September 27; this was the first endeavor of its kind for the club.  Considering the CHS Ruriteens are affiliated...

Luke Keown and Amber Burchfield awarding Mr. Mallory with Teacher of the Month certificate.

Ryan Mallory Named September Teacher of The Month

Carmen Breitenbach, Columnist October 21, 2021

As the new school year has begun and things are getting kicked back into gear, students are settling into their classes and getting to know new or already familiar peers and teachers. Unlike last year,...

MRS. MARIEA DOBBS SELECTED AS DEDICATORY FOR THE CLASS OF 2022 -- Dobbs, 2022 Dedidatory, is teaching her last class of the day, German 1.

Mrs. Mariea Dobbs Selected as Dedicatory for the Class of 2022

Bailey Moore, Staff Writer October 8, 2021

Mrs. Mariea Dobbs teaches English and German here at Central. This is her 26th year teaching. Since Dobbs has been here at Central for over 10 years, she was one of the candidates this year and was voted...

New Attendance Room Being Built for Centrals Front Office

New Attendance Room for Central Being Built

Carmen Breitenbach, Columnist October 6, 2021

There is no question that students and teachers have taken notice of a new room being built right outside the Central front office. Construction of this room started in the summer while students were on...

(file phto)-- A student prepares to practice with the 2021-2022 ACT Prep Book.

Free ACT Retake For Senior Students in Tennessee

Chloee Cannon, Staff Writer October 4, 2021

Central High School was one of the many schools in Tennessee that are allowed to have senior students retake their ACT. The Tennessee Department of Education highlighted the opportunity for seniors to...

(file photo) -- Pictured above is a mural of the United States flag in Mr. Massengales room, one of the government classes at Central.

Central High School Designated as a Civic Seal School

Kendra Jones, Staff Writer September 27, 2021

On Wednesday, August 11, 2021, Central High School was among the 15 Hamilton County Schools to be designated as Civic Seal Schools. Tennessee Governor Bill Lee recognized these schools during his State...


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...

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