Combs Courier

Part-time Job Turns Into Full-time Passion

Part-time Job Turns Into Full-time Passion

Lilly Threlkeld, Managing Editor May 9, 2022

When she walked into Little Prospector Preschool she had no idea that the bright eyed students and brightly colored walls would change the direction of her life. But Tanya  Loftis quickly fell in love...

Combs Curtain Call; The Seniors Last Bow

Combs Curtain Call; The Seniors Last Bow

Madison Lamb, Editor-in-Chief May 3, 2022

Four years of high school has flown by for CHS seniors, but one group isn't quite ready to leave behind what they had helped build and expand the way it has. This group would be the seniors of Combs...

Mr.CHS winner Mack Olsen wears a huge smile on his face as he holds his two tickets for the Secret Garden prom.

Mr. CHS

Madison Lamb March 4, 2022

Senior Brook Larson holds up her signed letter of intent to attend Southern Virginia University.

Goalie signs to Southern Virginia University

Jasmine Giomi, Director of Staff Relations March 3, 2022

After more than six years of playing soccer, Senior Brooklynn Larson signed with Southern Virginia University.  After a year of change for Larson from a Defensive position and into the net as the...

Quarterback Tanner Hale watches defense on the field with Junior receiver Hunter Clare.

Hale Overcomes Injury To Lead The Pack To Victory

November 15, 2021

Varsity quarterback Tanner Hale injured his knee late into the fourth quarter of a 46-28 loss to the Apache Junction Prospectors on October 29.  “Coach called a pass play, and I rolled to my right...

First Year Teachers Take Control Of Covid

Hope Moore, Assignment Editor May 21, 2021

When the first day of school arrived it all looked a little different. Instead of racing to class after hearing the school bells ring, students and teachers opened their laptop to the same familiar page...

Patricia Goolsby poses with the Combs Coyote located outside the principals office.

Welcoming a New Coyote to the High School Pack

Christian Tillard, Photo Editor May 6, 2021

Maybe you’ve seen her out on the courtyard during passing periods, while you’re at lunch, or in the classroom trying to learn about the school. Meet Dr. Patricia Goolsby, a dancer, a teacher, a mother,...

Didn’t Expect to be Here

Mia Scott and Paetyn Kuntz May 6, 2021

Not knowing what he wanted to be in his life, Dalton Vigness, tries doing something he never pictured himself being a teacher in his life.  Vigness went into teaching expecting nothing less and nothing...

Belshe Retirement Story: The End of an Era

Hope Moore, Assignment Editor May 6, 2021

As the school year comes to an end, so does Susan Belshe’s last year of teaching. After an exciting 45 years of teaching it’s time for a drastic change. Belshe has taught for 45 years starting at...

The Other Side: The Struggles of Virtual Teaching

Naina Parshotam, Staff Writer May 6, 2021

After adjusting the angle of the camera one final time, Andrea Dales stood behind her desk positioned in the view of both virtual and in-person students. Today was a Multiple Choice Monday— students...

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