Entries by Danielle Bennett

Colston Receives October Arrangement of the Month Award 

By: Abby McArthur, Contributing Writer Dr. Matt Smith, CHS principal, awarded the October flower arrangement of the month to Cathy Colston, CHS secretary. Colston was chosen because she has such a demanding job and so many responsibilities. The entire student body and staff depend on her to send messages, handle lunch money, make announcements, take […]

Edwards Chosen CHS November Student of the Month

By: Alerey Crocker, Contributing Writer Emma Edwards is Centralia High School’s November Student of the Month. Edwards is a senior at Centralia High School, and she is the daughter of Shawn and Richard Edwards.  Edwards works at Angell’s Western Wear here in Centralia. Her favorite high school class is Art because she gets to be […]

CHS Students Earn All-District Honors

By: Haley Cusick, Contributing Writer  Six CHS chamber choir students earned All-District honors on Saturday, September 14, 2019, at Moberly High School. Seth Beard, Abbie Ross, Sam Lynn and Xaden Lockett all qualified for the junior/senior district choir. Terra Veazey and Emory Biggs were chosen for the freshman/sophomore district choir. All students qualified through an […]

CHS Marching Band’s Successful Season Comes to an End

By: Hannah Pendergrast, Contributing Writer Marching toward victory, the CHS band received a total of seven trophies over the course of three competitions this season.  At the Macon Marching Festival, the band’s first competition on September 21, 2019, they placed second in field and parade and first in color guard. The CHS band participated in […]

October SAE Spotlight:  Kallie Campbell

By: Alerey Crocker, Contributing Writer Kallie Campbell was nominated for the October FFA SAE Spotlight. She is a sophomore at Centralia High School. Campbell has started her own business for her SAE project, which is called Kreative Kreations by Kallie. She makes and sells homemade crafts that range from wreaths to headbands and bows. She […]

CHS 4-H Members to Compete at National Livestock Show

By: Alerey Crocker, Contributing Writer Annamarie Stone, Zane Stone, Jenna Hasekamp and Seth Hasekamp, CHS 4-H members, will be going to Denver at the beginning of January to compete at the National Western Stock Show and Rodeo. This event will be held January 7 through January 26. This is one of the four big national […]

CHS Cheerleaders Capture Fourth at Regionals

By: Alerey Crocker, Contributing Writer The Centralia High School cheerleaders competed and won fourth place in the Regional Cheerleading Competition on Sunday, October 27, 2019, at St. Francis Borgia High School in Washington, Missouri.  To prepare for the competition, the cheerleaders worked on their routines every day trying to clean up the details by perfecting […]

FBLA Travels to Worlds of Fun for the SMLC

 By: Alyson Rackley, Contributing Writer Centralia High School’s Future Business Leaders of America traveled to Kansas City last month to participate in a rewarding leadership conference at Worlds of Fun. On October 5, 2019, the CHS FBLA members went to Worlds of Fun for the Missouri FBLA Show-Me Leadership Conference. Around 400 members from around […]