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Alumni Spotlight: Kelly Wnuk Shares How Being a Central Graduate has Impacted Her Life

Alumni Spotlight: Kelly Wnuk Shares How Being a Central Graduate has Impacted Her Life

Jaheim Williams, Staff Writer

January 27, 2020

Here at Central, the staff values students that graduate with a favorable career in mind. It is meaningful for incoming graduates to go down a career path that is both beneficial and unique to their skill sets. This is also the mindset of Central's Class of 2015 Alumna Kelly Wnuk, who values students...

Video: How Well Does Central Know Central?

Video: How Well Does Central Know Central?

Cassandra Castillo, Copy Editor

January 26, 2020

The Digest asks students, staff, and alumni trivia questions about Central High in an attempt to see how well they really know their school. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1GIspriRRxQ

Central Seniors Discuss the Independence that Comes with ‘Adulting’

Central Seniors Discuss the Independence that Comes with ‘Adulting’

Morgan Snyder, Columnist

January 24, 2020

You might have seen the somewhat-viral photo of this dishtowel floating around Instagram, Twitter and other social media sites. I found it in The Westerner, one of my favorite stores, during my vacation in New York over winter break. Yes, I know this column will be published far after winter break (...

ROTC Students Organize Clothes Donation for Homeless Teens

ROTC Students Organize Clothes Donation for Homeless Teens

Danae Wnuk, Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

Homelessness is a prevalent issue across the nation with over 1.7 million teens included in that category. DoSomething.org is a not-for-profit organization that uses its digital platform to impact the youth of America and incite social change. DoSomething.org collaborated with Aeropostale for a campai...

Trevor Brittingham Takes Position as Chemistry Teacher

Trevor Brittingham Takes Position as Chemistry Teacher

Jaheim Williams, Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

As students transition into a new year, they are reminded that everything does not stay the same. School standards, regulations, and positions are constantly changing. Unfortunately, change sometimes results from a tragedy. Trevor Brittingham has stepped up to take on the role of chemistry teacher following...

Choir Teacher Mrs. Latham Introduces a Possible Piano Class To Central High

Choir Teacher Mrs. Latham Introduces a Possible Piano Class To Central High

Sarah Katheron Latham and Ashley Coleman

January 23, 2020

While students are at Central, they have the following options for fine arts classes: Central Singers, Concert Choir,  Concert Band, Jazz Band, Music History, Guitar, art, and theatre. In addition to these fine arts, Choral Director Katheron Latham is hoping to add a Piano class.  Currently, Latham divides her teaching day between Central High School and Brown Middle School. Latham has a Bachelor of M...

Central Alumni Association Raises Money with Brick Sale

Central Alumni Association Raises Money with Brick Sale

Sarah Katheron Latham, Staff Writer

January 22, 2020

The second semester has begun, and seniors are looking for scholarships to aid their transition into their college years. The Central High School Alumni and Supporters Association sponsors 13 to 14 merit based scholarships to seniors.  Academic achievement, community service, and teacher recommendations are considered when determining...

Girls Basketball Makes a Comeback with Victories against East Ridge and Howard

Girls Basketball Makes a Comeback with Victories against East Ridge and Howard

DayOnna Carson, Editor in Chief

January 21, 2020

The girls basketball team has been working diligently to keep up their work ethic as the season progresses. The Lady Pounders competed head-to-head against Chattooga County and Grace Baptist Academy in two very important games over winter break. Central competed against Chattooga, from Summerville, G...

Pounders’ Boys Basketball Improves as the 2019-2020 Season Progresses

Pounders’ Boys Basketball Improves as the 2019-2020 Season Progresses

Karleigh Schwarzl, Sports Editor

January 21, 2020

Throughout this season, the Pounders have began to play tougher teams. Confidence as a team has wavered from time to time, but, as the season progresses, the team continues to search for consistency. As soon as that begins to click in the players' mindset, the team will begin to fully prosper. The ...

Central High School Welcomes Mrs. Amanda Everett as the New Geometry Teacher

Central High School Welcomes Mrs. Amanda Everett as the New Geometry Teacher

Jack Graham, Videographer

January 21, 2020

Teachers arriving and departing is a common thing at any school; however, what is not common is them leaving during the school year. During the first quarter of the 2019-2020 school year Central lost Matthew Joyner as one of its geometry teachers, which is a difficult position to fill. Current Geometry...

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