Dance Marathon is a twelve hour event that raises thousands of dollars for Turning Point, a domestic violence shelter.

Dance Marathon planning meetings begin

Levi Copas, Writer September 24, 2015

Dance Marathon is one of the largest student led organizations at East and in all of Columbus. It is a night of fun and games to benefit Turning Point, the community’s local shelter for those affected...

BCSC superintendent to retire after 2015-2016 school year

BCSC superintendent to retire after 2015-2016 school year

Austin Lewis, Writer September 22, 2015

Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation Superintendent Dr. John Quick has announced that this school year will be his last as superintendent. This decision, announced Monday, comes after an impressive...

Yo Mama’s Frozen Yogurt rests in the afternoon sun, right off of highway 46.

Local Flavor: Yo Mama’s photo gallery

Corbin Parmer, Writer September 17, 2015

CEHSNews’ Local Flavor series is featuring Yo Mama’s Frozen Yogurt. As a part of this series, CEHSNews will spotlight local, family owned businesses. Yo Mama’s is located on the West side of...

YLBC scholarship winners  seniors Alex Galle,left, Kira Singer, Maddie Albright, Katie Emmert, Bryn Eudy and Rebecca Smith pose for a photo.

Seniors awarded scholarships at Youth Leadership Bartholomew County

CEHS News staff September 14, 2015

Monday, high school seniors from around the county gathered to build leadership skills. Youth Leadership Bartholomew County was made up of over 200 students from Columbus East, Columbus North, Columbus...

Junior Kayla Gastineau serves chips from Chipolte during Thursdays cookout.

Student Assembly hosts cookout to promote suicide awareness

Jacob Harpring, Writer September 10, 2015

Student Assembly hosted a free lunch on Thursday during 5A and 5B to raise awareness of suicide prevention. The event, held in the bus parking lot, consisted of chips and salsa, pizza, hot dogs, hamburgers...

After two years of renovations, Columbus Easts band and choir resource center is open to students.

East students embrace new band resource area

Abigail Larken, Writer September 3, 2015

In 2013, the performing arts area underwent major construction and renovations. Now, two years later upon the completion of the renovations, the band and choir resource will finally be opening. Teachers...

Decathexis, a sculpture created by Anthony Heinz May, rests at the corner of 11th and Jackson.

Prominent city sculpture moved

Corbin Parmer, Author September 2, 2015

The city of Columbus is well-known for the architectural and sculptural culture it provides. In 2014, a spread of eight professionally made sculptures span the city and rest on busy street corners and...

Lynott captured this photo of a sea turtle while scuba diving off of the Galapagos Islands.

Science teacher receives grant to visit Galapagos

Maggie Lewis, Writer August 31, 2015

The majority of students and teachers see summer break as a way to disassociate themselves from the ever-looming presence of school and learning, but Biology teacher Aaron Lynott visited the Galapagos...

Principal Mark Newell speaks with a visitor from Columbus sister city: Miyoshi, Japan.

Educators from Japan visit East

Irma Bruce, Writer August 28, 2015

Columbus East High School had visitors from the other side of the world this past Wednesday. A group of Japanese educators visited the school to see, learn, and understand how the students and teachers...

East junior Rachel Stull won a design contest sponsored by the Mill Race Marathon.

East junior wins design contest

Isaac Harper, Writer August 28, 2015

Rachel Stull has completed the Columbus Marathon. The T-shirt and poster design contest that is. Taking an interest in designing, Stull took the opportunity to participate in the contest. “I...

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