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The Central Digest

VAL-A-GRAMS ON SALE AT CENTRAL HIGH -- Val-A-Grams on sale now until

Val-A-Grams On Sale Until February 1

Breanna Long, Staff Writer January 27, 2022

As Todd Stocker once said, "Why does February feel like one big Tuesday?" For some, February has never been a very exciting month.  That's why students and staff here at Central High are stepping up in...

FIRST SCHOOL SPONSORED PROM IN THREE YEARS -- Maggie Pedigo and Mercer Wilkey were named prom king and queen at Centrals last prom in 2019.

Central’s First School-Sponsored Prom in Three Years Hosted at Ooltewah Commons

Breanna Long, Staff Writer January 21, 2022

After two cancelled school-sponsored proms, this year's event is back on, according to Ms. Tina Cotreau, prom advisor. "This year's prom is going to be held Saturday, May 14 at Ooltewah Commons from...

CENTRALS NEWEST CLASS -- Mythology, taught by Mr. Kevin Parsons (far right) allows students to be creative while learning about  the Gods.

New Mythology Class Allows Students to Be Creative While Learning About the Gods

Isabelle Martin, Staff Writer January 14, 2022

The second semester brought on a new class: Mythology. The new class is taught by Kevin Parsons. In this class, students have the opportunity to explore ancient mythologies, and they want to study, and...

CENTRAL TRAVELS FOR CHRISTMAS -- Central students travel near and far, north and south, to see their families.

Central Travels for Christmas

Tyson Dean, Staff Writer December 17, 2021

As Christmas is rapidly approaching, students and teachers are making plans to travel for Christmas. Weather it be on a lavish vacation or to a relative's house, this time of year is the most popular for...

AMBER BURCHFIELD STAYING BUSY WITH EQUESTRIAN COMPETITIONS--  Burchfield pictured with her horse BC Royal Zanalyst (Nikki).

Amber Burchfield Staying Busy with Equestrian Competitions

MacKenzie Farner, Staff Writer December 14, 2021

Central's very own Amber Burchfield  is making her way as a champion equestrian here in Tennessee with several wins at various competitions and an impressive tryout at Berry College in Rome, Georgia. Burchfield...

2022 SUPERLATIVES HAVE BEEN DECIDED -- Class of 2022 best all around are pictured, Michael Watson and ADriana Knight

The 2022 Superlatives Have Been Decided

Justin Ramirez, Staff Writer November 17, 2021

The time has passed for the Class of 2022 to vote for their senior superlatives. The superlatives are a tradition and a memorable part of the high school experience. Seniors competed among their peers...

ORGANIZING NEW CLUBS DURING ADVISORY -- The new Dungeons and Dragons Club poster.

Organizing New Clubs During Advisory

Mackenzie Farner , Staff Writer November 16, 2021

This year we may be getting a few new additions to the list of clubs here at Central.  Teachers are already advertising for their prospective clubs.  These new clubs would include a Crafting Club and...

ART IN STRANGE PLACES AT CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL-- Pictured is one of the many projects featured around the school.

Art In Strange Places at Central High School

November 12, 2021

At Central High School, students show their creativity and strengths in many different ways. Some of those ways include art, music, literature, and excelling in core classes. Art portrayed around the entire...

Rewards For Students: All About  Pounder Points

Rewards for Students: What Are “Pounder Points”?

Meryl Turner, Staff Writer November 12, 2021

There is a new program for students at Central High School where they can earn tickets and turn them in for rewards. These tickets are called Pounder Points. In May of last school year, teachers and administrators...

BARBEE, WATSON CROWNED AS 2021 HOMECOMING ROYALTY --  Barbee (left) and Watson (right) were crowned at the Homecoming game.

Watson, Barbee Named as 2021 Homecoming Royalty

Justin Ramirez, Staff Writer November 5, 2021

Central High School’s 2021 Homecoming King and Queen were announced on Friday, September 24th. Out of the many prominent candidates, the titles of King and Queen were given to Michael Jared Watson and...

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