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Senior Spotlight: Emily Lee

By: Contributing Writer, Gracie Stains  Emily Lee, CHS senior, is the daughter of Todd and Laura Lee. Lee is interested in pursuing the career of a tattoo artist and selling art prints. Lee is very involved in art at CHS. In a few words, Lee would describe her style of art as “illustrative, realistic and […]

Senior Spotlight: Emily Lee

By: Gracie Stains, Contributing Writer Emily Lee, CHS senior, is the daughter of Todd and Laura Lee. Lee is interested in pursuing the career of a tattoo artist and selling art prints. Lee is very involved in art at CHS. In a few words, Lee would describe her style of art as “illustrative, realistic and […]

Senior Spotlight: John Caballero

By: Miranda Gregis, Contributing Writer John Caballero, son of Ramon Jaime Caballero and Melinda Fierge, is a Centralia High School (CHS) senior. Caballero moved to the Centralia School District in 2019 as a sophomore. Caballero is involved in FBLA, football, basketball, baseball and participates in band at CHS. Outside of school, Caballero loves to make […]

Senior Spotlight: Sydney Young

By: Caitlin Ward, Contributing Writer Sydney Young is a senior at Centralia High School (CHS) and the daughter of Amy Ivy and Jamaal Young. Young is second in command for the editor in chief position in the publications class at CHS. She obtained the position when Mrs. Jennifer Ludwig, the publications teacher, chose her due […]

Senior Spotlight: William Fox

By: Suzee Crabtree, Contributing Writer Centralia High School (CHS) senior, William Fox, is the son of Emma Dickinson and Robert Fox. He is heavily involved in filmmaking. He works on short films, interviews and more media practices due to his interest in cinematography. Fox participates in track and films for Broadcast Media and Multimedia at […]

Morrow Looking Forward to ‘Fresh Ideas and New Winds of Change’ at CIS

By: Suzee Crabtree, Contributing Writer Mrs. Melinda Morrow graduated from Moberly Area Community College (MACC) with an Early Childhood Education degree. Morrow has been a substitute teacher for several schools, such as Columbia and the Hallsville Primary School. She was also previously a crossing guard for Centralia. Her favorite learning experiences were the counselor substitute […]

Romine Returns to the Centralia District

By: Gracie Stains, Contributing Writer Mrs. Dana Romine returns once again, to Chance Elementary School(CES) as a paraprofessional. Romine attended Moberly Area Community College and earned her Associates degree in applied science. Romine previously worked as a paraprofessional in the district and wanted to “rejoin the district and be active in the community,” said Romine.  She […]

Whisler ‘Loves Helping the Students’ at CIS

By: Caitlin Ward, Contributing Writer Jamie Whisler is one of the many new faces at Centralia Intermediate School (CIS). She is one of the four new 4th grade teachers at CIS. Whisler graduated from Western Governors University with a degree in Elementary Education. She also went to a community college for business management.  When asked […]

Windle Joins New CIS Fourth Grade Team

By: Anna Million, Contributing Writer Lexa Windle, formerly Lexa Brooks, is welcomed to Centralia Intermediate School as a fourth grade teacher. Windle graduated from Central Methodist University with a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. She completed her Master’s degree in Teaching and Technology through William Woods University.  Windle was born and raised in Sturgeon, MO. […]

Bohlmeyer’s New Adventure with Centralia Schools

By: Annika Kirtley, Contributing Writer Allison Bohlmeyer is a new speech implementer at Centralia Intermediate School and Chester Boren Middle School. Bohlmeyer previously worked as a fourth grade teacher in the district. She has taught first and third grade for Centralia. Prior to coming to Centralia, she spent three years teaching special education at Ray […]