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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...

Olivia’s Outlook: friendship

Olivia Gilbreath, Executive Editor

November 3, 2019

Friendship is an obscure concept that I constantly question. I mull over the idea of friendship so often, its meaning to me changes often. We cry, laugh, argue, agree and experience life with our friends. We learn from our friends;...

Why not to celebrate Columbus Day

Makenna Anderson, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

Christopher Columbus: a greedy, murderous thief. And yet, this man has an entire day dedicated to him. Every second Monday of October, the United States observes his “discovery” of the Americas. What no one mentions is his te...

Being friends with you ex can be a good thing

Daisy Friedman, Design Editor

October 29, 2019

The concept of breaking up with a significant other is jarring. You have this person that you essentially give a part of yourself to for an allotted amount of time. Whether it be a weeks, months, or years, you share moments w...

Changes to AP exam regisration benefits the College Board, not the students

Heidi Heyden, Staff Writer

October 29, 2019

Starting this school year, the College Board has implemented new changes to its Advanced Placement program. Previously, a student would enroll in an AP class and would wait until second semester to sign up for an exam if they so c...

Internet is Terrible

Alexis Radke-Chism, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

Humans rely way too much on the internet. The internet is used as a tool, for entertainment and for many other things. It’s something most people can’t live without. In the U.S., 85 percent of adults alone use the internet o...

Central teachers using the elevator

Stella Ehrhart, Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

Central’s elevator is not all it's cracked up to be, so why do teachers keep using it?  For those who need the elevator, for whatever reason, it is a godsend.  It makes getting to classes far easier and possible. It’s a nice break from the very fast pace of passing ...

Olivia’s Outlook: passion

Olivia Gilbreath, Executive Editor

October 13, 2019

After years of searching for one defining hobby, sport or activity to be passionate about, I have decided that not every person has a passion. Because I am constantly in a state of feeling out of place or feeling like I should...

The True Purpose of a Student Section

Emily Hodges, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Being part of a student section can be one of the best feelings ever. One gets to cheer for their team, and there is a general sense of togetherness and school spirit - except when every five minutes a student not from the school is ‘outed...

Why fish are disappearing

Makenna Anderson, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

With an ocean that covers 71 percent of the Earth’s surface, it’s hard to imagine creatures that live in a habitat this big are disappearing. One specific example is an animal that most people think is abundant, but their ...

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