The Central Digest

  • Book club meeting will be moved to Wed., Jan. 23 in B108. See Ms. White for information.

  • Talk to a National Honor Society member Mon., Wed., or Fri. during lunch to donate in support of Erlanger Oncology Jan. 16-31.

  • Robotics and SkillsUSA pictures will be held on Thurs., Jan. 17 in Bright's classroom.

  • There will be a prom committee meeting for juniors on Wed., Jan. 16 in E103.

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


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

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


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

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


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

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


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

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...

Central Students Represent North Korea at Southeastern High School Model United Nations

Central Students Represent North Korea at Southeastern High School Model United Nations

Cassandra Castillo, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Four Central High School students participated in the annual Southeastern High School Model United Nations for the very first time this November. The Southeastern High School Model United Nations, or SHSMUN for short, is a program where high school students select a nation of their choice and debate...

Students Are Still Concerned About Safety At School

Students Are Still Concerned About Safety At School

Bailey Brantingham, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase, Student Life

Feeling safe at school is a divided opinion. Some students claim they do not feel safe while they are at school, and some do. It really just depends on where you live. Where some live, they are exposed to dangers like tornados or hurricanes. In other areas, this is barely even a possibility. "Mostly...

Three Central Students Featured on WGOW Radio’s ‘Be True to Your School’ Segment

Three Central Students Featured on WGOW Radio’s ‘Be True to Your School’ Segment

Bryson Eddy, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

'Every school has something that makes it great, in the student's eyes. Central High School has many things that make it great, and Preston Fore, Haylee Smith, and Jake Johns were recently at the WGOW studio on November 9  to discuss them. The segment, "Be True to Your School" is a one hour radio...

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