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Central Introduces the RWS Next Generation Sustainable Living Program

Central Introduces the RWS Next Generation Sustainable Living Program

Bryson Eddy, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

There are many unique clubs and programs at Central High School. One of the more hands-on programs is Next Generation Sustainable Living, which is funded and sponsored by Real World Scholars (RWS). This program is taught to Sophomores and Juniors by Mr. Jerry Webb from second to seventh period in rooms...

JROTC Cadets Enjoy “A Night on the River” at Annual Military Ball

JROTC Cadets Enjoy “A Night on the River” at Annual Military Ball

Matthew Davis, Assistant Editor

February 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

 The JROTC Military Ball is an event held every year for JROTC Cadets and any guest that they would like to bring. This year, the ball was held Friday, February 29, aboard the "Southern Belle" riverboat docked in downtown Chattanooga, with the theme of "A Night on the River." Tickets costed $35 per...

CHS Drama Club is ‘Earnestly’ Prepping for Spring Play

CHS Drama Club is ‘Earnestly’ Prepping for Spring Play

Madi Blackburn, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


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Central High School's drama club is making history again as it prepares for its second play this school year, "The Importance of Being Earnest." Both the students and Ms. Sally White, the drama teacher, are very excited about putting on what is sure to be a spectacular play. "'The Importance of Being...

Breakout Games Are ‘Breaking’ Boundaries in Freshmen English Classes

Breakout Games Are ‘Breaking’ Boundaries in Freshmen English Classes

John Britt, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


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Anyone who has ever participated in a breakout game could tell you that they are not the easiest. Breakout games are tests of logic and teamwork to solve usually rather difficult puzzles to get to a goal. Typically, the goal is to escape from the room, but in a school setting, the goal is all about wo...

Sylvester Named Scholar Athlete of the Year

Sylvester Named Scholar Athlete of the Year

Matthew Davis, Assistant Editor

December 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Throughout football season in Tennessee, News Channel 9 features a student athlete every week. At the end of the season, one of these students is chosen as scholar athlete of the year. For 2017, Central's own Kerri Sylvester, senior, was named scholar athlete of the year! "I sent in my information...

FCA Assembles Shoeboxes for ‘Operation Christmas Child’

FCA Assembles Shoeboxes for ‘Operation Christmas Child’

Madi Blackburn, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


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This holiday season is one that many consider to be about thankfulness and giving back to the community. The Central High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), is doing just that. FCA members are putting together shoeboxes for an organization called, "Operation Christmas Child". "It’s a...

Central High School Gets in the Holiday Spirit by Putting Up the Famous Purple and Gold Christmas Tree

Central High School Gets in the Holiday Spirit by Putting Up the Famous Purple and Gold Christmas Tree

Bailey Brantingham, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


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Students at Central High are getting into the holiday spirit, and are further reminded that the holidays are just around the corner by the decoration of the Central High Christmas Tree!  Many agree that the students in charge of putting up the tree, seniors Jennifer Ramirez and Kerri Sylvester, did...

Mechatronics Class is Flourishing in First Year at Central

Mechatronics Class is Flourishing in First Year at Central

John Britt, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


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Robots are something that most people have little idea on how to make or even how to start, but that is exactly what students are doing in Central's Mechatronics class. Central's Mechatronics class, taught by Mr. Jon King, has had a successful first semester. One of their accomplishments is being recognized...

Central’s JROTC Program Stresses The Importance of Inspection Day

Central’s JROTC Program Stresses The Importance of Inspection Day

Amber King, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


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Maybe you have seen them in the halls; the neatly-dress cadets proudly wearing their JROTC uniforms. Every Thursday, the Central High First for Freedom JROTC Batallion cadets all have "Uniform Day," or more commonly known as, "Inspection day." The JROTC program at Central requires these days to show...

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