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OPS to follow 3/2 plan to begin school year

Daisy Friedman, Co-Editor-in-chief

July 25, 2020

Earlier this month, the OPS school board and superintendent made a public decision regarding the reopening of schools amidst the COVID19 pandemic. It was decided that all schools would follow a 3/2 plan, where half of the student...

As Omaha protests enter day two, violence escalates and national guard deployed

May 31, 2020

Omaha entered its second night of protests on Saturday following the death of George Floyd, the unarmed African-American man who was suffocated by a white police officer in Minneapolis, sparking nationwide protests over the...

Jacobi Terry follow up

Daisy Friedman and Stella Ehrhart

April 3, 2020

On Jan. 29, 17-year-old Central student, Jacobi Terry trial was once again in the Douglas County Courthouse to evaluate whether, he would be charged as a minor and put through rehabilitation or sent to adult prison. In Oc...

Should high school students vote

Brianna Collins, staff writer

April 1, 2020

With the 2020 Presidential election coming up, it really urges the question of whether or not eligible high school students are going to vote. 18 to 24 year-olds are least likely to vote, yet in the 2016 election, 50 percent...

Girl Up concert to be held this spring

Elena Correa, staff writer

February 28, 2020

The Girl Up club and its efforts are relatively new to Central. Just last year Girl Up was created as a chapter of the national Girl Up organization by two senior girls.   The two students became familiar with the organization online and through association wi...

Creative Writing class at risk of ending as enrollment falls

Daniel Graham, contributing writer

February 26, 2020

Having a club might be a way to continue the class if it had to go away. Deron Larson Creative writing teacher

Fighting inevitable, linked to community

Emma Whaley, Editor in Chief

February 19, 2020

Fights can seem like a daily occurrence in the halls of Central. But, unless you’ve been in one, the thought process of fighting can seem foreign.   Principal Ed Bennett sees fighting in school as an extension of the community.  “When events happen in the community, whether it’s the social media community or the general...

Central junior charged with murdr, assault and attempted robbery: Continued

February 19, 2020

On Jan. 29, 17-year-old Central student, Jacobi Terry trial was once again in the Douglas County Courthouse to evaluate whether, he would be charged as a minor and put through rehabilitation or sent to adult prison. In October, Terry was charged with one count o...

Driving in the Snow

Faith Stryker, Staff writer

February 18, 2020

Driving in the winter presents enough issues on its own and the roads get very dangerous. When roads get icy or snowy tires tend to lose traction making drivers more prone to accidents. Although there are things you cannot control...

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