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Raising minimum wage not the solution

Emma Whaley, Editor-in-Chief

December 10, 2019

The minimum wage has been a point of contention for years. The current national minimum wage, $7.25, and Nebraska’s minimum, $9.00, have both been argued for being too low, too low for someone to support themselves off of it. Ho...

Breaking the law moraly

Stella Ehrhart, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

Americans all live by a very specific set of rules that are enforced by the government and police officers. These rules are in place because they are what citizens have decided are humans’ collective morals. Sure, some laws a...

How to find your clothing style

Stella Ehrhart, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

Clothing is one thing people use to express themselves. It can say so much about you before you even open your mouth. Luckily, finding your style is not nearly as hard as it sounds.  The first step in finding your style is to recognize that you will not fit into one stereotype of clothing. Think about ‘The Breakfast Club’ an...

How to become an actor

Stella Ehrhart, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

The right to self-expression is very important; some just need to find ways to use it best. A lot of people use the art of theater as their method to express thoughts, feelings or just to share stories with others.   So, if you a...

Fashion trends of every decade

Sophia Sgourakis, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year!888utt We welcome a revamped Register for Central teachers, students and families. As we move into the 2020 year, it is easy to try and remember what has changed in the past ten, twenty, thirty...

Grades do not know what a student knows

Alexis Radke-Chism, Staff Writer

November 30, 2019

Grades are supposed to evaluate what a student understands and where they are in a class, but are they truly accurate? The purpose of receiving an education is to learn, not to worry about a grade. Imagine you have a test tomorrow. ...

Should the president be impeached?

Elena Correa, Staff Writer

November 26, 2019

Republicans and Democrats are once again at odds after a new scandal regarding Trump. The central allegation: in a phone call on July 25, President Donald Trump pressured Ukrainian President, Volodymyr Zelensky, to investigate J...

You’re Jewish, how can your favorite holiday be Christmas?

Daisy Friedman, Design Editor

November 22, 2019

Ah, December the time for lights, hot cocoa, family and you guessed it, Christmas. This time purity and togetherness is enticing for any average bear, even a young Jewish girl. I began celebrating Christmas a few years ago, because...

Sleeping tips

Livia Ziskey, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

As a student in high school, life can become pretty hectic. Loads of homework and extracurricular activities take up a lot of free time. Especially around December, with finals and deadlines approaching, days may seem to fly by....

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...

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