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From elementary to high school, security guard forms relationships at work

KayLee Walling, staff writer

December 15, 2016

Filed under arts & style, features

Lily Gilliland Central alumni Orlando Clayton recently joined the school's security team in October after being a security guard at Oak Valley Elementary. Clayton has been working as a security officer at multiple schools in OPS and other areas for the past 24 years, and is happy...

A Talented DepARTment

Alec Rome, staff writer

October 6, 2016

Filed under arts & style, features

Lily Gilliland SENIOR OLIVIA LARSON Children have interesting ways in which they delve into art. Senior Olivia Larson’s interest in art started just a little differently than most. Her parents tell the notorious story of when s...

Librarian benefits from OPS additions, accepts Central position

Georgia Chambers, editor-in-chief

October 6, 2016

Filed under arts & style, features

There is a new face at Central, more specifically a new face to the second floor two side. Colleen Nieland is the new librarian now working alongside Beth Eilers.

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Adopted sophomore survives hardships, finds comfort

Anna Kaminski, executive editor

October 6, 2016

Filed under arts & style, features

Sophomore Carolyne Hanson is only 15, but she has had enough experience to last her a lifetime. She was born in Russia, but has lived in Omaha for the majority of her life. She has endured countless obstacles and hardships along...

Concert fanatic travels to see favorite bands, gets tattoos in their honor

Julian Hock-Beaty, Staff Writer

January 14, 2016

Filed under features

Most can agree that live concerts provide an exhilarating, carefree atmosphere. The rush of seeing a national artist can attract thousands to a single arena. Junior Nikole Gatzemeyer has made concert chasing her ultimate pass...

Senior receives Buffett scholarship, prepares for future in military, college

Juli Oberlander, Staff Writer

May 22, 2015

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Like other seniors, Dani Jorgenson started the school year uncertain about her college plans. She knew she had a passion for the military, having participated in Central’s ROTC program since her freshman year. Initially...

Top student doesn’t allow class rank to define her

Julia Bielewicz, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

Filed under features, news

Sophomore, Lucy Cordes, is ranked in the top ten out of her entire class. Many of her classmates would kill to be in her current position; but she admits that she gives it very little thought. Although Cordes takes on a difficult...

Mariachi band provides Junior with new social outlet

Micah Martin, Staff Writer

February 27, 2015

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Mariachi music belongs to a fast paced genre that sports a Latin twist. With special flares such as the traditional suit, called the charro, which can weigh anywhere from five to ten pounds because of its metal buttons. The clothing...

Former Special Education teacher fills new role, helps kids to get ready for future

Juli Oberlander, Staff Writer

February 27, 2015

Filed under features

Multi-talented is one word that would describe Tom Reilly, Central’s newest counselor. Following the departure of Doug Stansberry earlier this school year, Room 130 was in need of a new college counselor. As Reilly was taking...

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