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ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT: DOUGLAS WILLIAMS ('77) ENTERS THE DISTINGUISHED HALL OF FAME -- Dr. Williams gives the class of 2021 advice on things to remember in life after graduation.

Alumni Spotlight: Douglass Williams (’77) Enters the Distinguished Hall of Fame

Haroun Ghazi, Staff Writer May 17, 2021

Friday, May 14, 2021 Class Night was held in Central's gym. During the award's ceremony, 7 distinguished Alumni were inducted into the Distinguished Hall of Fame of Central Alumni and Supporters: Dr. Douglas...

DIGEST NAMED NATIONAL WEBSITE OF DISTINCTION -- The Central Digest staff pictured with their awards. Blake Catlett, a 4-year staff member, is holding the plaque in front.

Blake Catlett: Shine On, You Crazy Central Digest

Blake Catlett, Editor May 14, 2021

Since my sophomore year, I knew that I would have to eventually write this, but I'm still far from prepared. What do you say when an era of your life is coming to a close? How do you send it off? I could...

BREANN DUNCAN SERVES AS NEW CENTRAL SOCIAL WORKER -- Breann Duncan enjoys serving students in her new position.

Breann Duncan Serves as New Central Social Worker

Bailey Moore, Staff Writer May 13, 2021
"What I enjoy most about being a social worker is helping students and families that are in need. I've always wanted to make a difference in the world, and I am a humanitarian by nature. If I can make a small impact in a student or family's life, then that is my definition of success." -- Ms. Breann Duncan
Bailey Brantingham: From 'Grape' to Graduate; Goodbye Central!

Bailey Brantingham: From ‘Grape’ to Graduate; Goodbye Central!

Bailey Brantingham, Editor May 13, 2021

When I started my time at Central four whole years ago, I never would have thought things would end like this. Now, as I sit here writing my final goodbyes from my bedroom instead of in B-109, I realize...

(file photo) -- Grayson Cattlet spent his Senior year as the Central Digest's columnist.

The Gray Area: Outta Here!

Grayson Catlett, Columnist May 12, 2021

The month of May is here. Seniors are wrapping up their classes and gearing up for the final pages of our high school experience: the cap and gown, the ceremony, and the celebrations that follow. Sure,...

CENTRAL RECEIVES GRANT TO EXPAND PIANO LAB AND ADD MUSIC LIBRARY -- The new Central High School piano lab now contains 20 student pianos and one teacher piano.

Central Receives Grants to Expand Piano Lab and Add Music Library

Mackenzie Farner, Staff Writer May 12, 2021

The Central High School piano lab has received some very exciting new additions that grow the already impressive piano lab. In September 2020, Katheron Latham, who teaches the piano lab and teaches...

CARMEN CRABTREE NAMED CENTRAL'S FCA ATHLETE OF THE YEAR -- Kameron Hammons, Taniya Crowder, and Carmen Crabtree (left to right) pictured after a victory during the 2020 volleyball season.

Carmen Crabtree Named as Central’s FCA Athlete of The Year

Zoey Greene, Staff Writer May 11, 2021

Every year, the Central High Fellowship of Christian Athletes club elects one member to be its Athlete of the Year. This school year, the group has chosen Senior Carmen Crabtree. The FCA is a group...

ZOEY GREENE: DON'T WASTE HIGH SCHOOL MOMENTS -- Senior Staff Writer Zoey Greene (left) enjoys Leadership class with friends Dallana Nolasco (middle) and Jahmes Richardson (right).

Zoey Greene: Don’t Waste High School Moments

Zoey Greene, Staff Writer May 11, 2021

My time here at Central has been somewhere in between the "High School Musical" fabrication and the "Mean Girls" comedy. Growing up watching those two movies made me think that high school would either...

SIX CENTRAL STUDENTS WIN YSSW CONTEST -- Winners of the writing contest will be recognized with a medal.

Six Central Students Win YSSW Contest

Blake Catlett, Editor May 10, 2021

Every year, the Young Southern Student Writers (YSSW) chapter of Southern Lit Alliance holds a writing competition for K-12 students in Hamilton County. Students can submit prose or poetry pieces of any...

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