Breck-It Down

Blake Preston, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018

February 25th, 2018, all 77 seniors pulled into Charlotte’s airport, dragging bags behind them at the crack of dawn, faces filled with excitement and anticipation for a week to get away from school, parents, and an organized schedule. After landing in Denver, the seniors and chaperones piled into vans that drove them to a hotel where they would spend their first day of the trip getting acclimated to the altitude. The...

Welcome to Harvard (Model Congress)

Allie McCreary, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

On February 21, twenty-six juniors boarded a plane to Boston, Massachusetts, where they spent the week debating, lobbying, and writing bills. It was a week of hard work, but also a week of fun, and many memories were made.   The conference lasted from Thursday to Sunday, and consisted of students from around the country representing different political parties and states. If you don’t know anything about Harvard...

Playoff Time!

Sara Shepherd, Editor-in-Chief

February 13, 2018

It's the best time of the year - playoff time! Multiple winter sports teams worked hard this season and earned a place in the postseason. Come out and support your fellow Knights!   The basketball team went 22-8 and earned the 5th seed overall. They will host Rabun Gap on February 13th and with a win, will advance and play local rival Providence Day.   The swim team will participate in the NCISAA St...

Valentine’s Day Tips with Blake and Nate

Blake Preston and Nate McGrath

February 9, 2018

No day is more exciting and filled with love than Valentine’s Day. With numerous lovers, we are well equipped to bless you with our wisdom so that you all can experience the magic of love. <3   Go take a visit to Dr. Love, it’s not time consuming nor is transportation an issue as he is easy to get to and often available. Get a job. Nothing is more expensive than a needy boyfriend or girlfriend. You n...

Scholastic Art & Writing Winners

Allie McCreary, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018

Every year, Charlotte Christian students from both the Middle and Upper School submit art and writing pieces – anything ranging from poetry to short stories to paintings to photography – in the Scholastics Art and Writing Competition.   This year, 92 writing pieces were submitted by 59 students. Of those 92, 36 pieces won awards on the regional level! The 6 Gold Key winners will move onto the national competition....

Knights March for Life

Knights March for Life

January 25, 2018

“Hey hey, ho ho, Roe v. Wade has got to go!”   Tens of thousands of people, tightly packed into the streets of Washington, D.C., chanted these words as they marched towards the Supreme Court. Amon...

Goodbye, Bear

Goodbye, Bear

November 19, 2017

As the year is just beginning, we are preparing to send off our favorite music teacher, Mr. Conrad Bear. He has been working in the Middle and Upper School fine arts department since 2013, teaching choir,...

Loony Bin

Blake Preston, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

The Lamb Loonies have been haunting the dreams of opposing teams for years. Starting, in the words of co-leader Reid Mayers, “too long ago for any of us to know”.   The Lamb Loonies fervently cheer on the CCS basketball team as well as pester the opposing players in an attempt to throw them off their game. Though there has been a decrease in attendance from game to game, the Lamb Loonies showed great potenti...

Knights at the Next Level

Sara Shepherd, Editor-in-Chief

November 10, 2017

One of the unique aspects of attending Charlotte Christian is being surrounded by numerous Division 1 athletes. This year was no different. On fall signing day, November 8th, four seniors committed to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level.   Congratulations to all the signees! We cannot wait to cheer you on during your last season as Knights.   Jonah Beamon (baseball) – University...

Dance Team Takes New York City

Dance Team Takes New York City

November 9, 2017

Last weekend the CCS dance team kicked off their season with a weekend of Broadway dance classes and dancing shows (and shopping, of course) in NYC. Although it was a ton of fun, it was also an amazing...

Who’s Most Likely To?

Who’s Most Likely To?

October 25, 2017

Friday is the last regular season football game of the year, and for the seniors, it’s their last regular season game ever. Over the years, this group of close-knit teammates have become best friends...

Homecoming Best Dressed

Homecoming Best Dressed

October 17, 2017

Homecoming – the one time of the year where everyone, no matter the grade, can dress up together taking cute pictures, eating great food, and dancing into the night.   While we must say that...

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