• 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"

When is violence the answer?

Mallorie Walton and Sherry-Mae McAllister

May 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Student Life, Uncategorized

Public schools and individuals in our community have been involved in girl vs. guy fights. Although society predominately teaches that men should never hit women, there may be circumstances where the person being attacked must...

Polyamorous Dating

Sophie Parrish, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Student Life, Uncategorized

In my youth group (seventh through twelfth grades) at church we like to have discussions among ourselves. There are many pertinent topics, so we each write what we want to talk about on a piece of paper and throw it in...

End Of The Year Summary

Makayla Barbour & Emma Myers, Staff Writers

May 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Student Life, Uncategorized

Some students at Chatham High School reflected on their 2017-2018 school year. "My school year was not how I expected it. There were both good things and bad things about it. My friends and classes went really well. My grades...,"...

Junk Food: What’s Your Favorite?

Lauren King and LaKyah Walton

May 21, 2018

Filed under fun, Opinion, Student Life, Uncategorized

Junk food. It is the fifth food group no one talks about. Students of CHS tell about their favorite guilty pleasures: junk food. The dictionary definition of junk food is that it is "a food that has low nutritional value, typically...

Words of Wisdom.

Cerenity Runyon and Coleman Daniel

May 18, 2018

Filed under fun, Opinion, Personal Reflection, Student Life

Many Chatham High students decided to share a few words of wisdom regarding some advice for upcoming freshmen. The eighth graders of Chatham Middle already toured the high school a few months ago and got a small feel for the...

Big Talk

Kailey Neal and Jennifer Hernandez

May 14, 2018

Filed under fun, News, Opinion, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

Week ten of Big Talk. What is worth dying for? Ninth grader, Mason Leftwich was ambivalent about the possibility of dying for something, "I don't know if I would die for anything. I think I haven't found anyone or anything ...

Big Talk

Kailey Neal and Jennifer Hernandez

May 7, 2018

Filed under fun, Opinion, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

Week nine of Big Talk. What's your best personality trait? Many CHS students appreciate a sense of humor and view it as their best personality trait. Tonie Isadroa, junior said, "Being funny would be my best personalit...

How Do You Start a Magical Connection?

Lauren King and LaKyah Walton

April 30, 2018

Filed under fun, Opinion, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

Do you think winking and smiling are a way of getting noticed by a guy or girl? Sherry-Mae McAllister, freshman said, "To attract attention, I am just myself; and I don't worry about what they think. I flirt by laughing and...

Modern Day Inspirations

Mallorie Burton and Sherry-Mae McAllister

April 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

CHS students and faculty get inspiration from various individuals everyday in life. "People who inspire me are my mom or my grandmother. My mom has been through a lot and has worked hard which inspires me to try and achieve...

Big Talk…How Do You Best Connect with Others?

Kailey Neal and Jennifer Hernandez

April 27, 2018

Filed under fun, Opinion, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

Week eight of Big Talk. How do you best connect with other people? Meaningful connections are what make life both bearable and wonderful. Emille Jerread, sophomore, said, "I am usually just nice. I like to show kindness...

The “Perfect Body”

Sophie Parrish, Design Editor

April 27, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Student Life, Uncategorized

Women and girls have high expectations for themselves that often include  unrealistic, physical ideals of perfection for their faces and bodies. CHS students are not immune to these pressures, but many had opinions about the...

SOLs are headed to Chatham High

Cerenity Runyon and Amber Duncan

April 27, 2018

Filed under Academics, fun, News, Opinion, Student Life

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:...

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