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Youth and Government Club prepares for state conference

Morgan Atkins, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017

The Center Hill Youth and Government Club is entering its second year of competition, and the group is more ready than ever for the Mississippi Youth Legislature Conference in Jackson, Mississippi. “I think they’re a solid...

Beta Club continues to serve school, community

Emily Merz, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017

Beta Club is an opportunity for Center Hill High School students who want to make a difference in the school and community. “Beta Club is a great way to serve the community and also get out of your comfort zone,” said...

Knowledge Bowl tests minds through trivia competitions

Connor Hutto, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017

This year’s Knowledge Bowl team will be making a trip to WREG News Channel 3 to compete in the Knowledge Bowl competition. Team members are Connor Hutto, captain, Carver Forbes, Mary Lindsey, Randi Terry and Grace Eskridge. Knowledge...

CHHS celebrates Homecoming at The Hill

Randi Terry, Staff Writer

September 9, 2017

Center Hill High School kicked off Homecoming Week after the long Labor Day weekend. On Tuesday, the halls were packed with sleepy Mustangs for the “Sleepin’ on the Warriors” Pajama Day. Wednesday, the teachers slipped into...

CHHS students to witness historic solar eclipse

Kayleigh Miron, Staff Writer

August 17, 2017

On Aug. 21, Center Hill High School students will have the opportunity to witness a solar eclipse. “Safety is our number one priority,” Principal Doug Payne said. “We will provide safety glasses to all our students so...

Carlile, Terry visit D.C. with Electric Cooperative Youth Tour

Sherrice Wright, Editor-in-Chief

August 7, 2017

Over the summer, most students simply went to the lake, the beach, or the countryside. Very few, however, had such an opportunity as Matthew Carlile and Amber Terry. The seniors at Center Hill were given the chance to travel to...

Counselors offer advice to CHHS students

Randi Terry, Staff Writer

August 7, 2017

Bill Hatch, 9th- and 10th-grade counselor “The most important thing is to remember it’s an exciting time, but it’s also a time to learn self advocacy skills. It’s important to stay organized and to reach out for help...

CHHS ready for challenges, opportunities of growth

Haley Parker, Staff Writer

August 7, 2017

Assistant Principal Brenda Case said she is looking at Center Hill High School’s growth in two ways. “We are definitely growing in numbers, which will bring challenges as well as provide opportunities to work together for...

12 educators join Center Hill family this year

From staff reports, The Pony Express

August 7, 2017

Twelve new teachers have joined the faculty at Center Hill High School. Among them are a former powerlifter, a mother of six, and a world traveler. “We have a lot of diversity and experience as far as background goes,”...