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Alumni

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Well known alumni of CHS include: Carson McCullars, author; Nunally Johnson, screenwriter; Sam Mitchell, pro basketball; Frank Thomas, pro baseball, MVP White Sox, Baseball Hall of Fame; Daniel Amos, Chairman and CEO AFLAC; James Blanchard, Former Chairman and CEO Synovus

2001-2002

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CHS Liberal Arts Magnet becomes a total magnet school.

2000-2001

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Renovations to the gym are undertaken and completed.

1999-2000

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The Commemorative Plaza is added to the school.

1990-1992

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The first year of the Liberal Arts Magnet program; entering freshman class included the first magnet students.

1990-1991

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Centennial Celebration. Ceremonies are conducted including recognizing AFLAC as our Partner In Education.

August 27, 1983

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Re-dedication ceremonies are held.

1981-1983

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Construction and renovations to the building are undertaken. Air conditioning is added at this time. Grades are split and classes held at two locations, Rosemont School and Columbus Junior High School.

June 12, 1981

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Fire ravages the original section of the building.

1962-1963

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The building is expanded and additions are made.