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  • September 27"Always salt your pasta while boiling it"

VA District 6 Chorus Assessment

Dani Snead, Opinion Editor

March 11, 2020

The CHS chorus will perform in the first ever VA District 6 Chorus Assessment on March 19, at Lynchburg College. The VA District 6 Chorus Assessment consists of all the schools from Pittsylvania County, Halifax County, and...

CHS Stays Clean

Aly Taylor and Sarah Hailey

March 6, 2020

The coronavirus is a threat, but CHS is trying to stay clean and healthy. The new strand of the coronavirus that is spreading around the world is called the COVID-19. The coronavirus is a strand of respiratory illnesses that...

All-County Chorus Assessment

Dani Snead, Opinion Editor

March 6, 2020

The Pittsylvania County high school and middle school choruses recently presented a private concert to their parents and other guests. Mrs. Pamela Matherly's chorus class from CHS participated in the event at the All-County...

Tanning Dangers

Sally Haley, Hard News Editor

February 27, 2020

With CHS prom right around the corner, many teen girls are beginning to tan their skin in preparation for the big day. However, the dangers of tanning never discriminate and can affect people at any time of the year with multiple...

The Growth of Industrial Hemp

Kiana Wright, Feature Editor

February 27, 2020

Farmers in Pittsylvania County who grow hemp have increased since 2019. Hemp is a material that can be used in personal care products, foods and beverages, fabrics, papers, nutritional supplements, construction materials, and...

Danville House Fire Leaves Couple Dead

Caleb Ford, Photography Editor

February 27, 2020

An early morning house fire leaves Danville couple dead. The Danville Fire Department responded to a fire in progress at around 4 AM, Mon., Feb. 17. The fire occurred at 18 Oakland Avenue in Danville. According to Battalion...

Jobs Hiring Part Time

Dani Snead, Opinion Editor

February 25, 2020

There are part time jobs available for teens in the Chatham and Danville areas.  Dairy Queen  $7-$8 per hour Benefits- Flexible hours, easy access to schedule and days off requests, discounted meals, paid training Requirement...

ACE Team Beats Teachers!

Zoie Tahseen and Hailey Cash

February 19, 2020

The Ace team recently won a trivia match against teachers at CHS. The Ace team and teachers match lasted three rounds. Mr. Brian Harold, ACE coach, math department, asked the trivia questions and gave 10 seconds for each answer....

Weird Orders I Have Recieved At Work

Dani Snead, Opinion Editor

February 13, 2020

I work at O'Kelly's.  I meet a lot of people which means I have had my share of strange orders. Order #1- Hot BBQ on a salad This is by far the weirdest order I have ever received while working for O'Kelly's. For those who do...

New York City Policemen Shot

Kiana Wright, Feature Editor

February 13, 2020

Multiple New York City police were shot at by a gunman this past weekend. The gunman's name is Robert Williams. He admitted that his assault was a planned ambush on policemen. His grandmother admitted to the authorities that...

The Pod Restaurant Delivers Lunch to CHS

Aly Taylor, Subscription Editor

February 11, 2020

The Pod restaurant in Gretna offers lunch delivery to CHS teachers on Mondays. The Pod is a relatively new restaurant located in Gretna. The menu includes coffee from Callands Coffee, along with soups, salads, sandwiches...

Mother and Six Children Die in Mississippi House Fire

Hailey Grace, Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

A mother and her six children were killed in their house fire that occurred recently in Mississippi. The investigators in charge of the crime scene stated that they did not suspect foul play in the origin of the fire. When...