2017 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Held September 30

  Lori Phillips (L) accepting for Stephen Sprouse family, Brad Garton (C), Pam Robillard Mackey (R) Please officially welcome the newest inductees to the Bull Dog Alumni Association Hall of Fame.  They are: Brad Garton, 1975 Pamela Robillard Mackey, 1974 Stephen Sprouse, 1971 Lori Phillips (L) accepting for Stephen Sprouse family, Brad Garton (C), Pam […]

2017 Outstanding Teacher of the Year Awarded to Dale Nowlin

Our Bull Dog Alumni Board of Directors wanted a way to recognize excellent teachers at Columbus North High School. The inaugural Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award went to Laurie Pfaffenberger, Psychology teacher.   We are pleased to announce this year’s recipient is Dale Nowlin!. Students had the opportunity to nominate one of their teachers and […]

John Hinds Tradition of Excellence Fund & Award Established

The Bull Dog Alumni Association is pleased to announce the establishment of the John W. Hinds Tradition of Excellence Fund.  This fund and associated award have been established to honor the legacy of John Hinds, long-time Bull Dog educator and coach.  To read about the fund and its goals, please go to the John W. […]

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Bull Dog Erika Espinoza Wins Pulitzer Prize

Congratulations, to Erika Espinoza, on winning a 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting as part of The Arizona Republic and USA Today Network team’s digital story “The Wall.” Erika is a 2013 graduate of CNHS and  worked on site design for the award-winning project to earn the prize.   Erika was the 2013 recipient of the […]

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Spring 2018 Issue of True Blue Newsletter Now Available

You can see what’s been going on in the Bull Dog world.   Enjoy Issue 14 of the True Blue Newsletter! Click Here—> True Blue Newsletter – Spring 2018 (PDF) Issue 15 will be coming your way in June.

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Bull Dogs Dominate ISSMA District Contest

CNHS musicians had a dominating day in the ISSMA (Indiana State School Music Association) District Solo & Ensemble Contest that was held January 27 at Columbus East High School. Incredible results: Gold Ratings earned in 82 of 88 events Silver Ratings earned in the remaining 6 events Bronze and Participation Ratings totaled zero! 52 Soloists […]

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Art Winners Announced

CNHS Art students Jenna Hashagen and Rachel Deak were both awarded a Silver Key for their artwork submitted to the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards competition.   Their pieces are attached and also will be exhibited at Clowes Memorial Hall Wednesday, January 31 – Sunday, March 18, 2018.  Congratulations to each of you!!    

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