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Benefits of seeing a therapist

Mackenzie Coughlin, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

Everyone has problems that they must face daily. Obviously, people have different coping mechanisms than others. It is most common to deal with struggles such as school, family, friends, etc., alone, but another option is seeing...

Keeping warm in style

Jane Gawecki, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

As the cold approaches, it seems like the biting breeze offers a pass to the students of Central High. “Stop caring about your style,” it reads, “it’s cold.” This is the most commonly used excuse to trudge aroun...

Does homework have a purpose

Makenna Anderson, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

Homework: the nightmare that every student must deal with. Is there really a purpose, or are teachers punishing children for fun?  For one thing, students who were assigned homework did 69 percent better academically than students who didn’t, according to “Does Homework Imp...

Eco Emma: Donate unused non-environmental products

Emma Whaley, Editor-in-Chief

November 12, 2019

As more and more people begin to make their lives more environmentally friendly, many find themselves with piles of objects that don’t match their new lifestyle. Plastic toothbrushes, bottled water and meat are all things ...

Student lot needs changes

Sophia Sgourakis, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

If you are a student at Omaha Central, there is no doubt that you have heard about or experienced the horrible parking available for students. As for parents, there is a very high chance you have also heard about it via your child’s...

Top pop songs in every decade

Sophia Sgourakis, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year! We welcome a revamped Register for Central teachers, students and families. As we move into the 2020 year, it is easy to try to remember what has changed in the past ten, twenty, thirty and...

Plastic Utensils should be Banned

Emily Hodges, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

With the environment being a hot button issue this decade, there are many ways the community can promote environmental sustainability. For example, Central could replace plastic utensil bags with metal sporks. There are a lot of ...

Why shrooms shouldn’t be legal

Alexis Radke-Chism, Staff Writer

November 11, 2019

Grades are supposed to evaluate what a student understands and where they are at in a class, but does it show? The purpose of receiving an education is to learn, not worry about what your grade is going to be. Imagine you have a ...

Grades dont reflect a student’s knowledge

Alexis Radke-Chism, Staff Writer

November 11, 2019

Grades are supposed to evaluate what a student understands and where they are at in a class, but does it show? The purpose of receiving an education is to learn, not worry about what your grade is going to be. Imagine you have a ...

Everyone is acting like an idiot

Malcolm Durfee O'Brien, editor-in-chief

November 8, 2019

Politics is like a car crash at this point. It’s such an absolute nightmare that you have no choice but to stare. Now, impeachment is going to happen and, quite honestly, it proves one thing to me: every single person in the...

Students prioritize college at younger ages

Mackenzie Coughlin, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

Ever since elementary school, students are asked the question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” There’s pressure to plan out everything and know what path to take, however, most people’s answer to this daunting...

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