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Ready, Set, Vote!

Ready, Set, Vote!

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist

September 24, 2018


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Pumpkin spice and everything nice, yet it seems as if something else is in this fall air. Ballots, debating, and highly persuasive commercials trying to convince Tennesseeans to vote for Marsha Blackburn are everywhere; it must be voting season! Yes, that is right ladies and gentlemen, now is your...

To College and Beyond

To College and Beyond

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist

September 19, 2018


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Picture this, it is senior year, mid-April, graduation is less than a month away, and you are scrambling to decide what you are going to do after high school. Sounds crazy, right? Surprisingly this is a problem for a lot of students. Most young adults are extremely excited to graduate, but forget to...

Student Section or Senior Section?

Student Section or Senior Section?

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist

September 10, 2018


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Hey guys, it is time to get serious, seriously crazy, that is. As most of you have noticed, the football season has kicked off and there's nothing better to do on your Friday night than to cheer on your favorite Purple Pounders on the gridiron! Recently, however, I noticed our football student section...

Central’s Next Top Construction Worker

Central’s Next Top Construction Worker

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist

September 1, 2018


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It's not Paris, it's not Dubai, it's the new hall passes at Central High! Lately, as most of you have noticed, Central has acquired some... interesting new hall passes. The bright orange construction type vests are surely a sight worth modeling for. They make me wonder if students are running errands...

The Beginning of the End

The Beginning of the End

Laurelie Holmberg, Columnist

August 26, 2018


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Hiya! Welcome to Two Truths, One Laurelie, the adventurous column where I, Laurelie, give you an up-to-date rundown of all things Central! This week's article is going to be a fun introduction to my new column, random facts, quirky personality traits, and horrible puns are what makes me... well me. Jumping...

Hey, Hay Hay!: Bye, Bye, Bye…

Hey, Hay Hay!: Bye, Bye, Bye…

Haylee Smith, Columnist

May 10, 2018


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"Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say goodnight till it be morrow," William Shakespeare wrote. This quote means a great deal to me, as this is my last column for the Central Digest. Words cannot express how crazy my time here at Central has truly been, and it is going to be so hard to leave....

Hey, Hay Hay!: Just Being Earnest

Hey, Hay Hay!: Just Being Earnest

Haylee Smith, Columnist

April 19, 2018


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Last weekend the drama club performed The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde. The show was performed in the library and had a huge turnout both nights! In the play I took on the character Gwendolen Fairfax, who was a young woman of high society. It was definitely difficult trying to fully...

Hey, Hay Hay!: Let’s Be Serious Central

Hey, Hay Hay!: Let’s Be Serious Central

Haylee Smith, Columnist

March 9, 2018


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Last week, Central High School faced a fearful ordeal when a rumor was spread throughout social media about a potential school shooting. Many students were afraid to attend school, and most even stayed home. There were some schools that were evacuated because of threats. Last Monday was when Central's...

Hey, Hay Hay!: A Week of ‘Hearty’ Announcements

Hey, Hay Hay!: A Week of ‘Hearty’ Announcements

Haylee Smith, Columnist

February 23, 2018


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Last week, the Central Digest teamed up with the American Heart Association to bring awareness in regards to staying heart healthy. Each day, a member of the Digest spoke over the intercom during the morning announcements, sharing a 20 second segment on different ways to keep your heart going. Having...

Hey, Hay Hay!: The Second First Day of School

Hey, Hay Hay!: The Second First Day of School

Haylee Smith, Columnist

January 23, 2018


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One of the worst things about winter break, is coming back to school after the break and getting "back into the flow." Most kids think that the first day of school is the worst, but little do they know, the first day back from winter break is just as bad. "The worst part for me is trying to get my...

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