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Colin Kroll, co-founder of Vine and HQ Trivia found dead at 34

Cadence Williams, Photography Editor

December 18, 2018

"Colin Kroll, the co-founder and chief executive of the popular app HQ Trivia, was found dead on Sunday, apparently of a drug overdose, at his home in Lower Manhattan," according to nytimes. The police received a call fro...

Christmas Traditions and Their Origins

Cadence Williams, Photography Editor

December 7, 2018

"When you gather around the Christmas tree or stuff goodies into a stocking, you're taking part in traditions that stretch back thousands of years — long before Christianity entered the mix," according to livescience.com. Mistletoe It was used...

Ringgold Apartment Fire

Cadence Williams, Photography Editor

November 28, 2018

"Two people were injured during the fire in Ringgold on Sunday morning. According to the Ringgold fire chief, the two were treated for burns on their hands. They were burned while trying to beat the fire out on a bed insid...

California Woosley Fire

Cadence Williams, Photography Editor

November 16, 2018

"At least 200,000 people have been evacuated as the Woolsey fire continues to burn in Southern California. The Woolsey fire was sparked south of Simi Valley on Thursday afternoon and has continued to spread ever since. The blaze...

Halloween Superstitions

Cadence WIlliams, Photography Editor

October 31, 2018

¨Halloween may seem like it's all about costumes and candy, but the holiday — which is relatively new to America, having only become popular in the early 1900s — has its roots in pagan beliefs. Dating back about 2,000 years, Halloween marked the Celtic New Year and was originally...


Cadence Williams, Photography Editor

October 19, 2018

Suicide is the act of taking one's own life. "According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is one of the leading causes of death in the United States, taking the lives of approximately 43,000 Americans...

Global Hunger Is Increasing Due To Extreme Weather

Cadence Williams, Photography Editor

October 19, 2018

Global hunger is rising, again. According to some scientists, extreme weather is responsible for destroying food sources people rely on. "Nearly 66 million people worldwide required urgent humanitarian assistance last year,"...

CHS Works to Stop Bullying

Cadence Williams, Photography Editor

September 28, 2018

All students and faculty are asked to wear blue on Mon., Oct. 1, to bring awareness to bullying. Pittsylvania County Schools are promoting a program called the No Bullying Program to help prevent bullying. Chatham High Sch...

Hurricane Florence

Cadence Williams

September 24, 2018

Hurricane Florence made landfall last Friday in the Carolinas and caused widespread flooding over the weekend. It affected North Carolina, South Carolina, and Southern Virginia. Rivers in North and South Carolina are still...

Global Warming

Cadence Williams, Photography Editor

September 19, 2018

"Global Warming- a gradual increase in the overall temperature of the earth's atmosphere generally attributed to the greenhouse effect caused by increased levels of carbon dioxide, chlorofluorocarbons, and other pollutants," according t...

Jacksonville, Florida Gaming Event Mass Shooting

Cadence Williams

August 31, 2018

In case you missed it, there was a mass shooting this weekend in Jacksonville, FL. A gamer, David Katz, lost a game and went on a rampage. Twelve people were shot. Recently, Jacksonville, Florida had a gaming event for Madden...

All About Lunch

Cadence Williams

August 29, 2018

Over 30 million students eat school lunch everyday. Many students find the lunches expensive, unvaried, and expensive. The lunches are $2.50. The reduced lunches cost varies from 25 cents to 55 cents. Some students get lunches...