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Central High Chess Club Welcomes New Members

Central High Chess Club Welcomes New Members

Jaheim Williams, Staff Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Exceptional grades and hard work are typically the main priorities of high school students. However, extracurricular activities are just as important, for they strengthen students' social skills which are valuable in the workplace. Getting involved in certain clubs can make students become more open...

Central’s Robotics Team Prevails in VEX Competitions

Central’s Robotics Team Prevails in VEX Competitions

Karleigh Schwarzl, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Central High School is home to its very own robotics team with a sixth place court ranking, however, few students are aware of the presence of this group, which may surprise some people. “We are a part of the Hamilton County VEX first robotics league,” said robotics coach Keith Bright. This...

The Central Sound’s Numerous Gifted Musicians Participate in Distinguished Honor Bands

The Central Sound’s Numerous Gifted Musicians Participate in Distinguished Honor Bands

Abby Young, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Central High School's band has always been renowned for its abundant talent. The group has been recognized with countless awards in both marching and concert band. Along with the whole band receiving recognition, the defining individual members are also acclaimed. Honor bands are just one way outstanding...

Student of The Week Program Rewards Students With Great Behavioral Achievement

Student of The Week Program Rewards Students With Great Behavioral Achievement

Karleigh Schwarzl, Staff Writer

February 4, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

When Guidance Counselor, Mrs. Karen Atkins, established the Student of the Week program with her ninth graders the previous year, people started to notice the great success that came along with the program. In return, Central High decided to extend the program across all grade levels. “Students...

Sophomore Madison Taylor Represents Central High as Teen Reporter on Power 94

Sophomore Madison Taylor Represents Central High as Teen Reporter on Power 94

Jaheim Williams, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

It takes a lot of spirit and pride when it comes to representing the school you attend. A student's approach to their support for their academy comes in several distinctive variations. This support varies from sports, band, or volunteering. These measures of support all common in most schools, but some...

Central Students Plan to Walk the Red Carpet at 2019 Prom

Central Students Plan to Walk the Red Carpet at 2019 Prom

Abby Young, Staff Writer

January 27, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Prom is an event that high school students look forward for their entire educational career. One thing that students focus about for the big night is the theme. For Central's 2019 prom, which will take place on April 27, the theme is red carpet. Decorations will be elegant and the night will be filled...

Seniors Recognize Their 2019 Superlatives

Seniors Recognize Their 2019 Superlatives

Jaheim Williams and DayOnna Carson

January 15, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

We all have sought for recognition for our contributions towards society, no matter how big or small these efforts may have been. For this reason, Central holds an annual vote for seniors to decide which of their peers best represent various superlative categories. Many seniors are just as passionate...

Central’s Rising Graduation Rate Reflects Students’ Efforts

Central’s Rising Graduation Rate Reflects Students’ Efforts

Kiersten Helmholtz and DayOnna Carson

January 9, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

 Central's graduation rate has been very high in recent years. Many seniors graduated with exceptional grades that have landed them a spot at their dream university, while others may have barely passed a few of their classes. Regardless, students' families and teachers have been really supportive of ...

The Lady Pounders Basketball Team Takes Over With A Winning Streak

The Lady Pounders Basketball Team Takes Over With A Winning Streak

Meghan Duncan, Sports Editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports Showcase, Student Life

The 2018-2019 girls basketball team has continued to thrive after a win over both Howard and Hixson. The head coach, Rick May, has worked with the team everyday, two hours at a time, to ensure that they are improving on what strategies are necessary for upcoming games. "We played very well against...

Central’s Music Department Spreads Holiday Cheer with Christmas at the Courthouse Performance

Central’s Music Department Spreads Holiday Cheer with Christmas at the Courthouse Performance

Jake Johns, Copy Editor

December 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

‘Tis the season for hot cocoa, Christmas carols, and holiday cheer! The Central High School music department, consisting of the Central High School Jazz Band and the Central Voices Choir, teamed up to perform as a part of a “Christmas at the Courthouse" performance. On December 6, the Central...

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