Black Mirror releases stunning new season

Molly Ashford, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


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Black Mirror, the sci-fi anthology capturing the hearts and tearing apart the brains of high school students and adults alike, released a long-awaited fourth season in mid-December. Although the series has always been relatively popular, it seems that season four generated a plethora of feedback across...

Summer Opportunity Arises for Students to Explore Europe

Heidi Heyden, Staff Writer

December 22, 2017


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"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page"- Saint Augustine Throughout the multitude of foreign language classes offered at Central, the number of cultural learning experiences seem endless. Along with the diversification that Central proudly showcases, students are able to...

Ms Pub

Jackson Godwin, staff writer

December 21, 2017


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Ms Pub  On Saturday, Jan 9, 2016, a fire destroyed the historic building on the corner of 11th and Howard in the Old Market streets. Since then the restaurant has done everything it possible to remake M's better than ever. After a long-fought year of work the building was restored back to excell...

Prayer Room Rapidly Gains Popularity

Molly Ashford, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


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In the Islamic faith, one of the five pillars that the religion is based upon is known as Salat, which directly translates to worship. Muslims typically pray five times a day, the noon prayer (Dhuhr) falling directly in the middle of fifth hour. For some Muslim students, finding a place to peacefully...

TOP 5 GIFTS UNDER $20 BUCKS

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, Staff writer

December 20, 2017


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The holidays are here, and it seems like everyone is broke. Buying gifts can be difficult when you're on a budget. So, here's a list of things of things you can buy for just about anyone. 1. Fuzzy Socks When the holidays arrived, it seems like your bank account amount dropped and so did the temperature...

Introduction of Microsoft Edge Set to Assist Students in New Ways

Heidi Heyden, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


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Microsoft Edge is the newest internet browser introduced along with Windows 10. According to microsoft.com, the battery life of a computer using Microsoft Edge lasts 77% longer than Firefox and 35% longer than Google Chrome. The new browser offers new features such as the ability to organize tabs without...

Upcoming Marvel Movies

Emily Engel, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


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Black Panther The Black Panther was first introduced to the Marvel Cinematic Universe in 2016 in the movie Captain America: Civil War. The character, played by Chadwick Boseman, is the king of the fictional African nation called Wakanda. In the movie will focus on what happens when King T'Challa's (a.k.a...

Q&A With Matt Tompkins

Kaitlyn Engel, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


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After Saturday Night Live, most people fall asleep. But for those who stay awake with their television on find themselves entranced by a weird, quirky sketch show that somehow encapsulates their life in in Nebraska. Omaha Live! creates sketches that apply almost exclusively to the Nebraska experience. Creat...

Library program for teens on second year

Sydney Prescott, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


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Dale Clark Library is hosting a program called Teen Food and Fun, which occurs every other Friday from 3:30 to 4:30. During the program, teens aged 11-18 eat a free snack, do a fun activity, and then all teens there vote on the food and theme for the next activity. Mary Mollner, one of the librarians...

Junior drama club member performs in A Christmas Carol

Emma Whaley, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


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Those who celebrate Christmas and enjoy the theatre may recall going to the Omaha Community Playhouse to watch A Christmas Carol once a year. It appears to be a tradition among many Omahans. The production of A Christmas Carol has been running for 42 years as of this winter. Of course, as with all...

New holiday album from Sia delivers powerful message, incredible vocals

December 12, 2017


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When people think of Holiday albums, particularly Christmas albums, Mariah Carey’s “Merry Christmas” is the classic album that comes to mind. While that is a given, plentiful Christmas albums have been produced in the 23 years since Mariah Carey released “Merry Christmas.” One of them being...

Ponzu Sushi & Grill

Ponzu Sushi & Grill

Zoia Morrow, Executive Editor

December 12, 2017


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The new after school meal, date night spot, cheap and fulfilling dish is sushi. It has always been popular, but now it’s like its everywhere. As if everyone you know is eating sushi according to social media. While the Omahan sushi hotspots are Blue and Hiro 88, there are plenty of over restaurants...

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