• November 13"There is always something to be thankful for."
  • October 26"Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead."
  • September 27"Always salt your pasta while boiling it"


Sade' Morrison, Opinion Editor

November 27, 2018

The Behavior Management Center (BMC) and In School Suspension (ISS) are for students who behave inappropriately at school and need discipline to reinforce correct behavior. Mr. Seth Gunter, ISS teacher, said, "We average...

Mrs. Holmes Joins CHS Faculty

Jalaysia Winslow, Feature Editor

October 19, 2018

Mrs. Barbara Holmes is our new Family and Consumer Science teacher this year. Mrs. Holmes said, ¨This is my 27th year teaching, and I have enjoyed every year.¨ "This first semester I am teaching independent living to all...

Prepare for SOLs

Minnie White

October 11, 2018

The juniors have Writing SOLs set for  Oct. 16-17. The multiple choice test is Tuesday followed by the writing test on Wednesday. Students are advised to get a good night's sleep so that they will be well-rested and energetic. Students...

Olaf in the Library

October 1, 2018

CHS librarian Jo Davis of my students' assignments is to make book displays.  This is the first one to go up for the 2nd six weeks period....

Welcome to CHS, Mrs. Rosemarie Linn

Sade' Morrison, Opinion Editor

September 28, 2018

Chatham High School has a new guidance counselor. Mrs. Rosemarie Linn is the new guidance counselor at CHS. She replaced Jessica Gardner who is now the assistant principal/athletic director at Dan River High School. Mrs...

Dr. Sherman’s Business Classes

Jalaysia Winslow, Feature Editor

September 20, 2018

Dr. Willie Sherman has been teaching business law, business and management, and economics and personal finance at Chatham High since 2012. "Dr. Sherman is a relaxed and funny teacher," said Brianne Conner. "I have him for eco...

Homecoming 2018

Sade' Morrison, Opinion Editor

September 13, 2018

CHS 2018 homecoming is set for Fri., Oct. 12. The game against William Campbell begins at 7 PM; the ceremony announcing the homecoming court will be during halftime. Spirit Week begins Mon., Oct. 8, and concludes with a Pep...

Welcome to Our New Faculty

Sade' Morrison, Opinion Editor

August 31, 2018

A new school year for all students and staff also means new teachers here at Chatham High. Heather Ringstaff Is CHS's new math teacher; she replaced Mrs. Kimberly Smoot who moved to Tunstall Middle School. Mrs. Ringstaff is p...

SOLs are headed to Chatham High

Cerenity Runyon and Amber Duncan

April 27, 2018

Standards of Learning Tests are coming this month to Chatham High School to close out the 2017-18 school year. According to the Virginia Department of Education, this is exactly what "SOLs" are and why they are in the schools:...

Favorite Classes

Benjamin Woodward, Staff Writter

April 13, 2018

CHS students often have a favorite class that is the highlight of their day. Graham Dalton Jr., said, "Virginia US History because it's what interests me;  advanced algebra trig, also; the class is fun, and we do a lot of...

Black History Month

Sophie Parrish, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018

The month of February was designated Black History Month in 1976. At CHS, there has been no school-wide mention of the month over the intercom. In Pittsylvania County, I remember as a student in elementary and middle school...

Tech Vs. Academics

Makayla Barbour & Emma Myers, Staff Writers

February 23, 2018

Cell phones and classroom technology greatly distracts CHS students in many ways. Technology can be helpful. "I do vocabulary on Quizlet. A positive effect [of technology on school work] would be, if you didn't know a math f...