• 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"

Money-Saving Tips

Destiny Sandridge, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018

Today's teenagers  young adults are struggling with saving money and managing their finances. This problem has become so prevalent that a class in personal finance is required to graduate. According to money.usnews.com,...



April 13, 2018

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...

Big Talk: What’s Most Important to You?

Kailey Neal and Jennifer Hernandez

April 13, 2018

Week six of Big Talk.  What's the most important thing to you?  Ethan Farthing, ninth grader said, "Love is the most important thing because life without love is nothing. We would only have hate in the world; love is wh...

JV Softball Looses But Team Played Well

Amber Duncan, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018

The Junior Varsity Lady Cavs lost 12 to 2 to the Lady Wildcats April 11. Despite their loss, they made great plays. Emily Duncan, freshman, pitched five innings, hit a line drive to short stop, and made it to first base....

Big Talk

Kailey Neal and Jennifer Heranandez

March 30, 2018

Week five of Big Talk.  What's the most important lesson you've ever learned?  This week we got plenty of advice from CHS students for all different types of aspects of life. Emile Jerread, tenth grader said, "Manne...

Is Dating a Thing of the Past?

Sophie Parrish, Design Editor

March 28, 2018

The concept of dating among teens changes every year. Students and teachers have different opinions on what a date should be like, how a guy should behave, and all of the other details of a perfect date. Madison Houser,...

Big Talk

Destiny Sandridge and Kailey Neal

March 22, 2018

Week four of Big Talk. Does morality go with success? The co-mingling of morality and success left us with a variety of interesting responses. Junior Sarah Snead said, "Depending on the meaning of success, you have to be ...

Who would be your teacher?

Sophie Parrish and Lauren King

March 19, 2018

Ever wish you could hire your own teacher? Some CHS students weighed in on whom they would hire if they had the choice. Harper Jones, senior, said, "I picked Jennifer Lawrence because she has a wonderful personality." LaKyah...

Big Talk

Kailey Neal and Destiny Sandridge

March 9, 2018

For week three of continuing the Big Talk movement, we brought attention to the difference between "Maybe and Guarantee." Ms. Kalina Silverman created the Big Talk movement to bridge that gap in communication that small tal...

Big Talk

Kailey Neal and Destiny Sandridge

March 5, 2018

This week, continuing the Big Talk movement, we developed our own provocative questions to promote interesting responses. Big Talk is a movement created by Ms. Silverman to create deeper, more meaningful conversations between ...

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...