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Nkiru Afulukwe

Maya Cauthen, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

Diligent, Determined, and Proficient are the words that come to mind when we think about Nkiru. Her academic prowess and giving nature are what make her an outstanding student at Charlotte Christian. Nkiru is the perfect example of going above and beyond what is required. Nkiru is known for her stellar academic success and unmatched focus. She has received countless academic awards for her outstanding performance in school....

Tiger Lilly

Drew Donathan, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

A Lily is a type flower, and Lilly Turner has blossomed into a wonderful young lady. She fills every room she goes in with energy and laughter. She is so very sweet like a lily, and is always there to be a good friend and to lend a helping hand to someone in need, Lilly blooms. She reminds me of the song Pocket Full of Sunshine, because she is a pocket full of sunshine! Lilly Turner is apart of Charlotte Christian Sc...

Clay Bearant

Andrew Durden, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

Clay, oh Clay, how does one begin to express the life you have lived while here at CCS. Actually, there is a lot to express… Clay, as most people know is a fan of bears. No one really knows the exact reason, but they just go with it. Clay loves to pop the jokes every once in awhile to get a good, wholesome laugh in. He claims he can fly, which is not possible for humans without using other objects to help them, but who’s...

Trottin’ His Way To Success

Andrew Durden, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

Have you ever had computer trouble and get very angry? Well CCS found the anecdote! It’s Mark Trotter! He is famous for his ability to work with computers and fix their bugs. Yet, that is not the only thing he is known for… Mark Trotter has been a knight for 12 years and has loved every second of it. He has grown close to two friends in Max Schmidt and Kyle Forker who he has shared very fond memories with. He enjoys...

Big Red

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

October 26, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

His friends know him as ‘Big Red’, which makes perfect sense. His bright hair matches his fiery personality - funny, friendly, and intelligent. Patrick Girard is one of the friendliest faces in the senior class, and he’s always ready for a good conversation or to lend a helping hand. He makes the greatest friend, and his closest friends, Jackson Cannon, Ike Griffin, and Beau Snuggs greatly appreciate him! They are a...

Do Yoh Thang, Abby!

Sarah Shepard, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

If you ever have any questions about traveling to a different country, engaging in new culture, or simply dreaming of future adventures, Abby Yoh is your person to find! Abby has been to six continents, excluding the freezing and sparsely populated Antarctica. She is without a doubt on of the most well travelled seniors in the entire senior class. In her nine years at Charlotte Christian, Abby has made her mark on eve...

Double D

Nate Gentlesk, Assistant Editor

October 24, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

You may know him as Drew, Double D, or Cletus, but one-way or another you definitely know him! It’s everyone’s favorite catcher, the rookie behind the plate, Drew Donathan! Whether he’s leading the worst Charlotte Christian middle school football team ever at quarterback, or throwing down a runner at second, Drew shines on the sports fields. Drew’s baseball prowess has opened many doors for him, including getti...

Brother Glover

October 24, 2016

If you ever need someone to look to for wisdom or for peace, Austin Glover is your guy. Austin Glover aka “Brother Glover” aka “Umfundisi” is one of the most positive and most loving and most lovable...

Hopeyyyy

Logan Boggs, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

If you’re ever having a bad day and need some cheering up, you need to find Hope Giller. Hope can turn anyone’s bad day upset down in just a second whether it be with her contagious laugh, her hilarious jokes, or her insanely good brownies. Hope is known for making some of the best brownies ever to pass through CCS, but the funny thing is, she has never tasted a single brownie! To all the other people stuffing their fa...

Eeny Meeny Miny Jo

Andrew Durden, Staff

October 20, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

Jordan Maxwell brings a ray of sunshine to the Charlotte Christian community. Her smile and comical presence helps people stay positive in times of high stress! There is no one like Jordan! A lot of people do not know that Jordan can say the ABC’s backwards. Now that’s special!  Jordan has participated in cheer and worked at McAlister’s Deli outside of her school work. She was involved in the competitive chee...

Big, Brave, Bryden

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

October 17, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

He may look like an intimidating guy, after all, he is one of our best defensive football players, but Bryden Reed is one of the friendliest and most welcoming guys in the senior class. Whether you’re one of his best friends or a new freshman, Bryden will do his best to make you feel comfortable and accepted. Over the past nine years, Charlotte Christian has made a huge impact on Bryden’s life. He has left his mark on...

Photographer Extraordinaire

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

October 17, 2016

Filed under Senior Features

When you think of someone that has true passion and talent for the fine arts, Katherine Hanebutt most definitely comes to mind. Katherine dove into everything about theatre, from helping with middle school plays to performing in high school’s annual plays! If you have ever taken an evening to attend one of the excellent performances the Charlotte Christian theatre puts on, you can guarantee you saw Katherine shine on the...

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