Entries by Danielle Bennett

Panther Fall Sports: Coaches Give Their Thoughts on the Season

By: Emma Edwards, Contributing Writer Cross Country According to Jason Watermann, CHS cross country coach, the CHS cross country team is the “biggest team we’ve ever had.”  So far this season the girls’ team, for the first time ever, won the Mexico Invitational. Not too far behind them, the boys tied for 3rd. Coach Watermann […]

Centralia High School Prepares for 2019 Homecoming 

 By:  Michael Lee, Contributing Writer Centralia High School’s 2019 Homecoming game will be held on Friday, October 4, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. The Panthers will take on the Mexico Bulldogs that evening. This year’s theme is “The Greatest Showman.”   The parade marshalls this year are Jerry and Connie Cox. The parade will start at 2:00 […]

Centralia Welcomes the Sontheimer Family

By: Alyson Rackley, Contributing Writer Ben and Lindsey Sontheimer, recent additions to the CHS staff, are looking forward to an exciting year in the Centralia R-VI school district.  The Sontheimers currently live in a rural community in Cairo, Missouri. They are looking for houses in Centralia, where they hope to get further involved in the […]

Pendergrast Provides Insight on Naval Academy Summer Seminar

By:  Emma Edwards, Contributing Writer Hannah Pendergrast, CHS senior, participated in the Naval Academy Summer Seminar June 16 through June 20. Pendergrast is planning to go into the Naval Academy after high school. While attending the seminar, Pendergrast experienced what it is like to be a part of the Naval Academy. “I met many people […]

Heimann Participates in US Naval Academy STEM Program

 By: Hannah Pendergrast, Contributing Writer Chris Heimann, CHS junior, visited Annapolis, Maryland, this past summer for an exciting experience at the United States Naval Academy. The summer program focused on STEM academic disciplines. Heimann participated in science, technology, engineering and mathematics courses, which are referred to as ‘academic modules’ at the academy.  Having a strong […]