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The Central Digest

The student news site of Chattanooga Central High School

The Central Digest

CENTRAL INTRODUCE LEARNING LABS -- The daily schedule for learning labs shows which teachers will be helping with each subject each day.

Central Students Have Been Given the Option for Learning Labs

Bailey Moore, Staff Writer March 31, 2021

Success Learning Labs are being offered to provide additional time and support for students who wish to improve their grades, and it ensures that students stay on track for graduation. Currently, the labs...

STUDENTS TAKE SEL SURVEYS -- Central students took the SEL survey through Panorama.

Students Take SEL Surveys to Assist in Improving Central

Haroun Ghazi, Staff Writer March 26, 2021

Over the past weeks, Central students have been participating in surveys during their advisory period. These SEL surveys allow students to voice how they feel about the school. They are encouraged to express...

CATLETT NAMED VALEDICTORIAN, GREENE NAMED SALUTATORIAN -- Zoey Greene adjusts Grayson Catletts graduation cap.

Grayson Catlett, Zoey Greene Named 2021 Valedictorian, Salutatorian

Landon Cook, Staff Writer March 23, 2021

Valedictorian and salutatorian are highly coveted titles, bestowed every year to the top two performing members of their respected class. These people are the leaders, who present themselves with great...

AFRICA PHINEZY NAMED FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE  -- Africa Phinezy will be speaking on behalf of all the members on the Central directory.

Africa Phinezy Named Faculty Representative

Zoey Greene, Staff Writer March 19, 2021

As graduations are around the corner, specific speaking roles are being assigned. One of these roles is the faculty representative. The student who is chosen to do this is one that all members of the Central...

DESTINY SMITH NAMED CLASS REPRESENTATIVE -- Senior Destiny Smith cheers at a Central football game.

Destiny Smith Selected as Class Representative

Grayson Catlett, Columnist March 19, 2021

As graduation approaches, Central seniors and staff choose a class representative to give a speech alongside the faculty representative, salutatorian, and valedictorian. The class representative embodies...

SOPHOMORE BREANNA LONG WINS EPB ART SPARK CONTEST-- Breanna Long pictured with her work.

Breanna Long Named Winner of EPB ArtSpark Contest

Luke Keown, Staff Writer March 16, 2021

On Friday, March 12, Sophomore Breanna Long was announced as a winner of the EPB ArtSpark contest. Out of 166 submissions, Long was one of ten that were selected as a winners. In 2017, the Electric...

EMPOWER YOUR FUTURE -- The University of Chattanoogas Empower Your Future provides insight for young women interested in finance and economics.

Students Attend UTC’s Empower Your Future Virtual Forum

Brandon Williams, Staff Writer March 10, 2021

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began back in March and shut down schools, field trips have remained almost nonexistent for schools in the United States. Recently, virtual field trips have replaced their in-person...

2021 MISS CENTRAL COURT NOMINATIONS SHINE LIGHT ON SCHOOL -- From left to right, Seniors Dallana Nolasco, Ashlee Smith, Africa Phinezy, Madison Taylor, Destiny Smith, and Ashley Lackey were chosen to be on the Miss Central Court.

2021 Miss Central Court Nominations Shine Light On School

Zoey Greene, Staff Writer March 1, 2021

Despite the ongoing changes that have been occurring this year, Central is still keeping the traditions going. One of the Central's main traditions is the annual selection of senior girls for the Miss...

2021 MR. CENTRAL COURT -- From left to right, Seniors Tanner Salinas, Grayson Catlett, and Blake Catlett were elected to the 2021 Mr. Central Court.

Central Announces Nominees for 2021 Mr. Central Ballot

Bailey Brantingham, Editor March 1, 2021

This year, one important tradition that Central faculty wanted to keep running despite other cancellations was the Mr. and Miss Central court. The Mr. and Miss Central court gives students the excitement...

The 2021 Mr. and Ms. Central Court

March 1, 2021

Every year, Central faculty and students nominate a maximum of six seniors, both boys and girls, to represent their graduating class on the Mr. and Ms. Central Court. To be eligible for the court, seniors...