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CHS Educators and Black History Month

History, as most know, is an incredibly important subject. That is why it is a requirement in most, if not all schools. Black history, however, is a fundamental part of history. Rooted in racism and discrimination, it is most often neglected in educational systems, or only certain parts of it are ever spoken about. There […]

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Black History Month Feature: Isaiah Sampson

Isaiah Sampson, known to many as “Ezzy Buckets”, is a former student and star basketball player at Camas High School. Sampson graduated in 2019 and is continuing his basketball career at Peninsula College in Port Angeles, Washington. Sampson was a three-year varsity player at CHS. During his sophomore year, he was awarded Second-Team All-Greater Saint […]

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Black History Month Feature: Dr. Charlene Williams

Camas School District Assistant Superintendent Dr. Charlene Williams expressed what Black History Month means to her. “Black History Month is a start. It is a necessary step to begin to remedy the years of mis- and disinformation about our past. Black History Month allows us to pause to recognize our true history, one that includes […]

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Black History Month Feature: Junior Kargbo

Camas High School American Sign Language teacher Junior Kargo reflected on Black History Month. He said, “Black History is a time when African Americans/Blacks can take the time out and see what the people before them fought for. Black history is a time of rejoicing, celebrating. And thanking those African Americans/Blacks for giving us hope […]

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A Tribute To Evelyn Ashford

It is now February which also means it is Black History month. This a great time to honor the heroes in black history who greatly impacted America’s history. For the next month, readers can find stories about influential blacks and African Americans who make Black History Month essential. Today Evelyn Ashford is the subject. Evelyn […]

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A Tribute To Mary Jane Patterson

 It is now February which also means it is Black History month. This a great time to honor the heroes in black history who greatly impacted America’s history. For the next month, readers can find stories about influential blacks and African Americans who make Black History Month essential. Today, Mary Jane Patterson is the subject.   […]

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A Tribute To Carol Moseley Braun

It is now February which also means it is Black History month. This a great time to honor the heroes in black history who greatly impacted America’s history. For the next month, readers can find stories about influential blacks and African Americans who make Black History Month essential. Today Carol Moseley Braun is the subject. […]

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A Tribute to Ruby Bridges: The Brave

It is now February which also means it is Black History month. This a great time to honor the heroes in black history who greatly impacted America’s history. For the next month, readers can find stories about influential blacks and African Americans who make Black History Month essential. Today, Ruby Bridges is the subject. RUBY […]