Entries by Danielle Bennett

Cupp Joins CHS Staff

  By: Mary Kate Sullivan, Contributing Writer The Centralia R-VI School District welcomed many new staff members for the 2017-2018 school year. One important new face people will see in the administrative offices this year is Mrs. Meghan Cupp, the new guidance and athletic secretary. Cupp was born in Ames, Iowa. During her childhood, she […]

Let’s Get Down To Business

  By:  Mary Kate Sullivan, Contributing Writer Centralia vs. Monroe City: may the best Panther win! Here in Centralia, the CHS Panthers are in full swing with Homecoming preparations. The theme for Homecoming this year is based on Disney’s “Let’s Get Down To Business” song from the film Mulan. During the week of October 2-6, […]

2017 Homecoming Candidates

King Candidates (left to right):  Clayton Simkins, Kaiden Davenport, Brett Huffington, Brad Kaiser, and Trey Owens Queen Candidates (left to right):  Sadie Owens, Olivia Eikel, Jaymi Freeman, Mykaela Gallegos, and Kellyn Vega   Homecoming Princes (left to right):  Junior Quentin Foster, Sophomore Guy Moran, and Freshman Luke Hunter Homecoming Princesses (left to right):  Junior Ashley […]

2017 Homecoming Parade Route

2017 Parade Route The parade route has a few changes this year. The route will start in the CHS parking lot as always. The parade will take the following route:   Up Pool Street and turn slightly left onto Rollins. The section of Rollins in front of CES (in pink on the map) will be […]

NHS to Host Blood Drive on September 28

The CHS National Honor Society is sponsoring a blood drive on Thursday, September 28 from 12 to 6 p.m. The Bloodmobile will be parked in the school’s west parking lot. The Red Cross provides a scholarship to one of our seniors based on the number of units we collect. We need at least 30 units […]

Marching Madness: This Year’s Band Leadership

  By:  Samantha Allen, Contributing Writer This year the Centralia High School band gained a new band director. The band is also under the leadership of new drum majors and section leaders. These leaders work in correlation with the band director to make the band the best it can be. Mrs. Kim Neighbors, the new […]

Schemmer Joins CHS Special Ed Department

By: Celine Pastrana, Contributing Writer Rebecca Schemmer has been in the Centralia R-VI School District’s special education department since 2016. Last year she worked with students and teachers in the CES building. This year she has acquired the head girls’ basketball coaching job, and she is now working in the CHS special education department. Schemmer […]

Angell Goes Back To The Basics

    By: Alyssa Rackley, Contributing Writer Jill Angell, CHS teacher, has taken on a new class this school year. Angell is teaching Real World Seminar, a class that will help prepare students for the basics of everyday survival and help them achieve independence. Angell’s students motivated her to teacher this class that will be […]

CHS Welcomes Rhoades

By: Madison Smith, Contributing Writer Mrs. Nicole Rhoades is a new addition to the Centralia High School faculty. She was originally a classroom teacher at Centralia Intermediate School before she came to the high school. Rhoades graduated from high school in Mansfield, Ohio. After graduating college, she then came to work for the Centralia School […]