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Pesticides in dab pens

Jane Gawecki, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

Teenagers today have found an easier, more cost-efficient and sneakier way of getting a daily high. This device has little to no smell and requires minimal effort. This new phenomenon is the dab pen.  Dab pens have three benefits in c...

ACT makes new changes to test

Sophia Sgourakis, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

There are many mixed emotions towards the ACT. How can 16 years of schooling be narrowed down into one test? And how can that one test affect a high school student’s future plans? However, the ACT officials have made some new...

New winter weather procedures; snow days less likely this upcoming winter

Emily Hodges, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

On Oct. 29, it was officially announced to all OPS staff that the district would be implementing new winter weather procedures with the colder season approaching. The new procedure will include the option for a two-hour late s...

Smoking or vaping: Which one is safer?

Heidi Heyden, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

On Aug. 23, the first death caused by a vaping-related illness was reported in Illinois. Since then, 29 people from at least 21 states have died from this illness as of Oct. 10. According to the Center of Disease Control, all...

Central’s ‘Duct Tape’

Stella Ehrhart, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

‘Duct Tape,’ Central’s literary magazine, is upping its publicity which has many Central students excited.   Duct Tape is a student lead publication. The four honors writers who run the publication are seniors Claudia Richwine, sophomores...

Sexual Assault Story

Alexis Radke-Chism, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

On average in the United States 321,500 people experience sexual assault or rape each year.  Women between the ages 12-34 have a higher risk of any other age to be sexually assaulted, this meaning that girls at the age of 12...

Duct Tape; Central’s literary magazine

October 15, 2019

‘Duct Tape,’ Central’s literary magazine, is upping its publicity which has many Central students excited.   Duct Tape is a student lead publication. The four honors writers who run the publication are seniors Claudia Richwine, sophomores...

Clothespin art around Omaha

Stella Ehrhart, Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

“Life is funner than most of us make it,” secret artist “TM” said. Clothespin art may have been noticed by the people of Omaha on telephone poles all over town. They are watercolor artworks featuring large clothespins created and hung by mys...

New Speech and Debate Class

Emily Hodges, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Speech and Debate is being offered as a class at Central this year. 19 students currently participate in the new class taught by Molly Mahannah. Although this is Central’s first year having a Speech and Debate class, it has been...

Upcoming school trips to attend

Mackenzie Coughlin, Staff Writer

October 6, 2019

High schools all around the country participate in school trips to foreign locations, and Central High is no exception. Central has sent students far and wide so that they can work to grow their understanding of the world around...

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