• 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"

How To Cope With Loss

Ky Withrow, Feature Editor

December 4, 2017

Filed under News, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

Everyone experiences loss at some point in his/her life. It is important to know how to cope healthily. Healthy grieving takes time. People grieve the loss of a friend, family member, relationship, health, or a job. Grief...

Senior Spotlight: Emily Tuck

Brooke Hodnett, Opinion Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Academics, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

Honor student Emily Tuck has a very interesting future ahead of her after she graduates May of 2018. Tuck plans to study biology at James Madison University. She wants to become a wildlife biologist. “I’ve always had a...

Need somebody to lean on?

Lauren King and Mallorie Burton

December 1, 2017

Filed under News, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

“If you have at least one friend in your life you are truly blessed” - Unknown Friendship is important to CHS students and staff. “Friendship is very important to me. My friendship with Sierra Burnett helps me through...

To Fail is Not to Lose, but to Fail is to Give Up

Natalie Spears, Editor-in-Cheif

December 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Personal Reflection, Student Life

Losing is unavoidable. It happens to everyone. That said, there is a huge difference between losing and failing. Losing is common whether it be a checkers game or a sports event. Quitting is worse than losing because once you give up...

Fast Food is Dangerous

Natalie Spears, Editor-in-Chief

November 20, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Personal Reflection, Student Life

Severe health problems can come from eating fast food. According to www.WallerWellness.com, the top five reasons to not eat fast food is because of  nitrates, fat, sugar, salt, and the lack of vitamins. Nitrates are most...

Dream Big!!

Hanna Sparks, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017

Filed under fun, Opinion, Personal Reflection, Student Life

Everyone should have a dream, even high schoolers. Danielle Snead, sophomore, said, "My dream car when I was little was a limo, and my dream car now is a blue pick-up truck. I want to be a librarian. My dream house when I...

Veteran Appreciation Night

Shannon Fuller, Hard News Editor

November 16, 2017

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

Local veterans enjoyed free Golden Corral restaurant buffet meals recently. This year's annual Military Appreciation Night was Mon., Nov. 13. Every year near or on Veterans Day, Golden Corral provides a free meal to veterans...

Silver & Gold, Traditions of Old

Lauren King, News Production Editor

November 16, 2017

Filed under fun, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

Christmas traditions are key to celebrating for the holidays. Each family has traditions unique to them. "On Christmas morning, we have the German tradition of hiding a pickle ornament on the tree, while everyone else looks...

Harvesting Thanks

Mallorie Burton, News Production Editor

November 16, 2017

Filed under fun, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it,”  says William Arthur Ward. CHS students share what they are thankful for this Thanksgiving. "I am thankful for my family and friends,"...

Gobble Gobble: Gratitude

Natalie Spears, Editor in Chief

November 13, 2017

Filed under fun, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

The Webster's Dictionary definition of Thanksgiving is "the act of giving thanks, a prayer expressing gratitude, or a public acknowledgement or celebration of divine goodness." Americans continue to debate on the origin of the v...

Cotton at Riverside Mill

Shannon Fuller, Hard News Editor

November 13, 2017

Filed under A&E, Personal Reflection, Student Life, Uncategorized

The new restaurant in Danville called Cotton has enjoyed an overwhelmingly positive response from the public. Micheal K., Dry Fork, said, "It is an awesome place, with a great atmosphere, and a great location. The food...

Senior Spotlight: Parker Martin

Brooke Hodnett, Opinion Editor

November 13, 2017

Filed under Personal Reflection, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Exceptional CHS football running back, Parker Martin, senior, chooses to serve his country after graduating this coming spring. Martin plans to enlist in the Marine Corps where he'll begin at the infantry level. Although he can't chose, he want...

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