THE CENTRAL CHRONICLE

Statesmen Divided: The Contentious Nature of the Ratification of the United States Constitution

By: Brandon Eldridge (eldridgehistory) The formation of a constitutional government in the United States did not smoothly transition from a foreign entity into a seamless governmental structure. Whether through the viewpoint of state legislatures or a stronger national unifying government, the government developed the design of the United States Constitution…

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“Where the Crawdads Sing” Controversy

By: Marlee Johnson Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens was recently adapted into a film with Reese Witherspoon’s stamp of approval and a new Taylor Swift song for the credits. It grossed 17 million dollars on opening night alone, and with its 24 million dollar budget, it is safe…

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Tiger Hunt Recap

By: Ashlyn Dewey Every August as back to school season rolls around and anticipation fills the air, our school hosts Tiger Hunt to reunite Central students, faculty, and families, following a summer apart. This gathering builds a sense of community among Tigers and familiarizes new students with our school’s atmosphere…

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Missing the Mark: When Education Becomes a Means to an End

By: Angel Hu In 1990, Leonid Fridman’s article “America Needs its Nerds” was published in the New York Times, calling attention to the pervasiveness of anti-intellectualism in American society. A society where there exist derogatory terms for intelligent individuals. A society where popular culture depicts studious characters as awkward, socially…

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What a Great Day to Become a Tiger

By: Lola Brown & Noah Koenig As students, we understand the excitement and first day jitters of going to a new school, but rarely do we ask teachers how they feel about it. To start off our year, we decided to talk to some of our new central staff, and…

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Central’s Sounds of Summer

By: Callie Copeland For me, the stretch of late May to early August is the prime time to explore my love for music. From days out by the pool, to long, late-afternoon drives with the windows down, I find myself making a playlist for any and every summertime activity. With…

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Gubernatorial Race

By: Mesom Okafor If you weren’t aware already, Tennessee’s governor’s election is coming up! Since it’s important to make informed decisions about election, here’s few things to know about before choosing Tennesse’s 51st governor.   For the 2022 election, the primary republican candidate is Bill Lee, who is also currently serving…

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Lady Tigers Are Starting Off the Soccer Season Right

By: Rachel Bradley The girls’ soccer 2022 season has started off strong with an amazing pre-season. They beat Oakland for the first time with a 3-0 score continued with a 5-1 win against Stewart’s Creek. The Lady Tigers officially opened their season with a match against Rockvale, which they also…

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Volleyball Recap

By: Ashlyn Mills Volleyball season is in full swing here at Central Magnet! The girls’ most recent win was against Tullahoma High School, making this the second year in a row that our team has beaten them. Last week’s game lasted 4 sets, making it run long. The score throughout…

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Clubs Are Back Better Than Ever

By: Ella Kate Harris Clubs at Central for the past few years have been very different. With all the online/in-person obstacles, clubs haven’t had as much participation as previous years. This was a result of not attending events including conferences or meetings. This year clubs are starting back in person…

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