• 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"

Junk Food: What’s Your Favorite?

Lauren King and LaKyah Walton

May 21, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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:...

JV Lady Cavs Lose to Lady Bengals

Amber Duncan, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018

The Junior Varsity Lady Cavs lost 10 to 9 to Lady Bengals on April18. Despite their loss, they made great plays. They never gave up; everyone picked themselves right back up. Mary Augusta, "Gussie", freshman, plays center...

Big Talk: Unique belief or opinion?

Kailey Neal and Jennifer Hernandez

April 24, 2018

Week seven of Big Talk.  What is a unique belief or opinion you have? Unique, as defined by the question, could be offensive to some or out of the ordinary. Eleventh grader Brandy Callahan, said, "Ted and Robin [from H...

A “Real Man?”

Sophie Parrish, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018

The Urban Dictionary describes a real man as, "A real man is a man that contains a seemingly infinite amount of qualities which they desire, ranging from having money, to being affectionate, kind, good father, faithful, muscular,...

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