Popular Broadway show ‘Hamilton’ to arrive in Omaha next Fall

Kaitlyn Engel, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under arts & style, reviews

Since its Broadway debut, Hamilton has become a dynasty that has support across the world. Its beautiful fusion of rap and plot has drawn attention from fans across the world, and rightfully so. Lin-Manuel Miranda fuses the upbeat rhymes with the drama and plot of play perfectly to make an operetta that is ...

Overseas profit, franchise fans reasons for constant movie remakes

Emma Whaley, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under arts & style, features

It seems to be a trend in the cinema these days.  From Jurassic Park to Star Wars, older movies are getting updates and new additions. Some might call this a lack of creativity on the writers' part. Still others may embrace these films with open arms, thinking back on better times. Whatever the movie-goer’s...

COMMTING TO A COLLEGE AS A JUNIOR

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, staff writer

April 5, 2018


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It's no secret that junior year is overwhelming with the ACT, maintaining good grades and looking into colleges, the whole process can be very difficult. Junior year is the most important year out of the four years so making the right decisions can influence the future. Choosing the right college is...

Top 5 Mexican owned restaurants in the O 

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, Staff writer

March 20, 2018


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El Chavo Taqueria El Chavo was named after a famous Mexican tv sitcom El Chavo Del Ocho. Paying homage this restaurant serves delicious Mexican food from tacos to tamales. They have various drinks to satisfy ones needs. Conveniently everything is served at a low cost. 2. La Michoacana La Michoacana...

Improv Team makes first at ITS festival

Improv Team makes first at ITS festival

Simone Davis, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


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It is no secret that Central has a very active and very talented performing arts department. The music and drama department have been around almost as long as the school, and their consistent winning of awards demonstrates their talent. New to the drama department is the “Improv Team,” which was...

Black Panther lives up to expectations, best Marvel movie yet

Zoia Morrow, Executive Editor

February 26, 2018


Filed under arts & style, reviews

Within the fictional realm of Black Panther’s Wakanda and the intertwined scenes of international famous cities, Black Panther has made its mark on the world and earned itself a top rank in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe. Black Panther tells the story of T’Challa and his kingdom, Wakanda. Located...

Black Mirror’s fourth season is the strongest yet

Molly Ashford, Staff Writer

February 26, 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...

New teacher enjoys teaching English Language Learner students and science classes

Grace Turner, Staff Writer

February 25, 2018


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After working as a teacher in other states and serving in the military for several years, science teacher Joyelle Anderson started working at Central. Anderson started at Central after winter break and is teaching physical science and science foundations, which is an English Language Learners course....

Gerda’s Bakery impresses with German baked goods

Grace Turner, Staff Writer

February 25, 2018


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When walking into Gerda's Bakery, one is immediately met with the sight of delicious-looking pastries, cakes, and other desserts. After a person is directed to a table, other things begin coming into view, the mural painted on one of the walls, the flags hanging on the ceiling, and other such things...

2018 to be a strong year for new films

Kaitlyn Engel, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under arts & style, features, reviews

Last year, moviegoers were blessed with a range of spectacular movies, from stunning sequels to captivating dramas, with only a couple true flops. Luckily, the movies appearing in 2018 are set to dazzle audiences. Dramas Galore Like last year, 2018 will be filled with stunning dramas that feature Hollywood’s biggest...

Top 5 shows to binge watch on snow days

Emma Whaley, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


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Brooklyn Nine-Nine -  This cop comedy can make the most bored teenager smile. The style of humor is such that it's nearly stupid in a way only comparable to Saturday Night Live. Following NYPD detective Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) and his associates, Brooklyn Nine-Nine manages to be funny wh...

Central’s 104 Roadshow Showcases Great Musical Talent

Emily Engel, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under arts & style

For over 100 years, at the start of the  second semester some of Central's most talented students have gathered to put on Roadshow and this year will be no different. This year the musical acts include a barbershop quartet, jazz band, and several solo artists.  One such solo artist is Willa Rauch, a Freshman singer who will be performing her original song, 'Raise a Rose'.  “I want to do Roa...

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