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Charlestown Pirate Pride is an athletic booster club for all Charlestown Pirate student athletes, and an independent organization approved by the Greater Clark County School Board.  Pirate Pride is centered around unified member support for all athletic events and organizes fund raising opportunities for financial support for all nineteen varsity sports at Charlestown High School.  Pirate Pride works to enhance community involvement in all sports and helps develop a support network for extra curricular activities.  Charlestown Pirate Pride began its formation in 2006.  Join Pirate Pride today, meetings are held the 2nd Monday of every month, beginning at 6:30 pm in the Charlestown High School Media Center.

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● Chuck Ledbetter, President –  EMAIL / 502-643-0522
● Jennifer Benner, Vice President   EMAIL / 502-523-2389
● Larry Baker, Treasurer –  EMAIL / 502-645-9364
● Youlanda Carrico, Secretary –  EMAIL / 502-243-7764
● Brad Crace, Publicity Director –  EMAIL / 812-987-1356


Acapella Groups Susan Haymon EMAIL / 812-320-6980
Baseball Pam McCoy EMAIL /  812-989-9692
Girl’s Basketball Theresa Crowe EMAIL / 502-468-9131
Boy’s Basketball Kristin Pickerell EMAIL / 502-609-9327
Cheerleading Tammy Adams EMAIL / 502-377-4445
Cross Country Susan Wilcox EMAIL 
Football Larry Baker EMAIL / 812-256-6399
Boys Golf None Needed EMAIL / TBA
Girls Golf TBA EMAIL
Girls Soccer Katie Whiteford EMAIL / 812-256-4591
Boys Soccer Sherry Brading EMAIL / 502-727-9604
Softball Brian Stewart EMAIL / 502-797-1808
Swimming & Diving Jo Lynn Grayson EMAIL / 502-773-5435
Girls Tennis None Needed EMAIL / 
Boys Tennis TBA EMAIL 
Theatre Boosters Tammy Edwards EMAIL / 812-288-4848
Track & Field None Needed EMAIL 
Volleyball Jennifer Benner EMAIL / 502-523-2389
Wrestling Ben Lewellen EMAIL / 502-643-4857
 REPORT SPORT SCORES & NEWS: ePiratePride@PiratePride.BLUE or text to 502-643-0522
Charlestown High School Pirate Pride Booster Club, P.O. Box 639, Charlestown, IN 47111
Chuck Ledbetter ePiratePride@PiratePride.BLUE

Pirate Pride Executive Officer Elections Scheduled

The Charlestown Pirate Pride Booster Club will hold a regular business meeting including annual Executive Officer elections on Monday, June 21st, 2021 beginning at 6:30 pm virtually.  Virtual meeting connection details will be posted at www.PiratePride.BLUE/Meet

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A WPMQ SPECIAL FEATURE: Brandon Broady Tackles Type 1 Diabetes



Brandon Broady Tackles Type 1 Diabetes

By Lizzie Hill and Sara Abell

Brandon Broady, a sophomore student athlete at Charlestown High School, manages school, three sports, and Type 1 diabetes (T1D). It isn’t every day that a student is...Read More »

Pirate Pride Announces Board Election Results

The Charlestown Pirate Pride Booster Club held annual elections in accordance with its constitution last night, August 13th, 2018 during a quorum in attendance.  I am pleased to announce our new team dedicated to the continued operation and growth of Charlestown’s High School’s Booster Club.  The results of the election...Read More »

2018 CHS Graduation to be Broadcasted LIVE

WPMQ, The Pirate Network and CHS student radio and television program, will produce and broadcast Saturday’s (June 9th) 2018 Charlestown High School commencement ceremony live beginning at 10:00 a.m.  “We would love for you to attend in person and honor our graduates, but if you cannot, you can view...Read More »

Pirate Pride Business Meeting Rescheduled to May 15th

The regularly scheduled May 8th Pirate Pride Booster Club Business Meeting has been rescheduled for Monday, May 15th, 2017; beginning at 6:30 pm in the CHS Media Center.  The change of meeting date is due to unforeseen circumstances, please accept the apology of the Pirate Pride Board.

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Support Pirate Pride When Shopping Amazon

If you appreciate the support the Charlestown Pirate Pride Booster Club provides Charlestown High School Pirate Athletics; and enjoy shopping on, you might be interested in the Amazon Smile program.  When you shop through AmazonSmile; which is the same Amazon you already know…..same products, same prices,...Read More »

Pirate Pride Meeting Moved to Tues. May 12th

Due to the BIG MSC home Lady Pirate Softball game Monday, the Pirate Pride Business Meeting Scheduled for Monday, May 11th has been moved to Tuesday, May 12th with a 6:30 pm start in the CHS Media Center.  Business conflicts should be directed to for resolution.

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April Pirate Pride Meeting Moved to Tuesday April 21st

Due to conflicting Spring Sport events, the April 13th regular Pirate Pride Business Meeting has been moved to TUESDAY, APRIL 21st, 2015, beginning at 6:30 pm in the CHS Media Center.  If you a Pirate Pride Sport Representative or Coach needs to conduct business in advance of the new April...Read More »

Dr. Melin Listening Session, PP Meeting Monday

Greater Clark County Schools Superintendent Dr. Andrew Melin, will host a Listening Session in the Charlestown High School Media Center (Library); this coming Monday, September 8th, from 5:00 to 6:00 pm.  Everyone in the community, especially those with students in the Charlestown area schools, are welcomed and encouraged to...Read More »

Pirate Pride Way Brick Orders Renewed


Pirate Pride Way is located in the Alumni Garden area in front of the main office and basketball arena entries of the new Charlestown High School; designated for the placement of engraved bricks and stone benches dedicated in honor and support of individual interests of Charlestown High School.  Pirate...Read More »

Stay Informed with the Pirate Pride eNotification List

Whenever important PIRATE NATION information, news, or scores are published on the Charlestown Pirate Pride website; the Pirate Pride eNotification sends an email to those on the Pirate Pride eNotification List, notifying them automatically of what’s going on in Pirate Nation and the availability...Read More »