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Editorial: Central Students and Staff Continue to Show Their School Spirit

Editorial: Central Students and Staff Continue to Show Their School Spirit

Meghan Duncan, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase, Student Life

“School Spirit is the pride in the school you attend, and all the positive things that you want to see about it,” exclaimed history teacher, Chris Kribs. At Central, we make things available for everyone. From pep rallies to the student talent show, we take pride in being  Central Pounders! Senior...

It Is Time To Get Serious About Grades

It Is Time To Get Serious About Grades

Sam Helmholtz, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

No matter how much you prepare, the start of school and the sudden surge of work and responsibility hits hard. The first quarter of the new year is simultaneously the easiest and most difficult time. Work is not at its peak, but adjustments to new teachers, peers, schedules, and subjects is a rough undertaking....

Students and Faculty Ponder The Meaning of Life

Students and Faculty Ponder The Meaning of Life

DayOnna Carson, Head Staff Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase, Student Life

Students have been asked about their future plans countless times, typically answering with the college and career they would like to pursue. There are many students, however, who are still unsure about what path they want to take. Realistically speaking, it takes time to be hired by the business of...

‘Fall’ing Out of Summer

‘Fall’ing Out of Summer

Madi Blackburn, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

The first official day of fall is September 22, but that has not stopped the early spread of fall fever for students and teachers alike that has come with the recent cool weather. Unfortunately, it looks like this fall-inspired weather is going to depart for the next little while. "When the weather...

Editor-in-Chief, Savannah Smith, Hangs Up Clipboard and Says Goodbye to the Central Digest

Editor-in-Chief, Savannah Smith, Hangs Up Clipboard and Says Goodbye to the Central Digest

Savannah Smith, Editor-in-Chief

May 12, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

Goodbyes are bittersweet. They can be sad, happy, relieving, or even heartbreaking. No goodbye, however, could ever describe the 3 amazing years of being on the Central Digest staff and how in only a few weeks, I will have to say my final goodbyes. I grew up wanting to be a doctor. All through middle...

Central Digest Copy Editor, Shelby Campbell, Says Final Goodbyes to the Central Digest

Central Digest Copy Editor, Shelby Campbell, Says Final Goodbyes to the Central Digest

Shelby Campbell, Copy Editor

May 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

Change is part of life. Spring turns into summer, children turn into adults, high school seniors become college freshmen, and Central Digest Copy Editors turn into loyal readers. Three years ago, I was a timid sophomore who was still trying to figure out how high school worked. I was a bit of an awkward...

Editorial: Allergies Make Students Miserable In Class

Editorial: Allergies Make Students Miserable In Class

Matthew Davis, Staff Writer

May 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

Throughout spring, the hallways of Central High School are filled with sneezing, coughing, and blowing noses. With so many beautiful flowers blooming, there is a lot of pollen in the air. Pollen is one of the most common allergens, along with dust and pet dander, causing one in every five Americans...

Editorial: The Secret Behind Maintaining A+ Grades

Editorial: The Secret Behind Maintaining A+ Grades

Kimberly Merfert, Staff Writer/Video Editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

Through the elongated, never-ending countdown to the end of the school year, students of all ages power through seven classes, five days a week in hopes of making the days pass by faster than humanly possible. High school students are responsible for retaining 180 days worth of knowledge in 50 minute...

Editorial: With Lack of Space for Large Events and Fine Arts Department, a New Gymnasium Could Benefit All

Editorial: With Lack of Space for Large Events and Fine Arts Department, a New Gymnasium Could Benefit All

Jacob Johns, Business Manager

February 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

Central High School has been in dear need of repairs for many years. With a continuing increase in growth from five feeder schools, to some classes being forced to be held in portables, Central needs some improvement. While recently many students have been passionately advocating for a new track,...

Editorial: Early in His Presidency, Trump Sets the Tone for the Next Four Years

Editorial: Early in His Presidency, Trump Sets the Tone for the Next Four Years

Shelby Campbell, Copy Editor

January 31, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

It is striking to see the undefined, amorphous, and rebellious spirit that so much of this country has displayed go untouched by the Trump administration. During the election, political leaders did not voice their opinions, people were in shock, and everyone seemed to have this "every man for himself"...

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