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  • October 16Join Spanish Club for a Taco Fiesta on Wednesday Oct. 18 in room 89A. Bring $3.

  • October 16All Prospective National Honor Society members should stop by room 313 on Thursday Oct. 19 to pick up results.

  • October 16The Choral Concert will be on Tuesday Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium.

  • October 16Multicultural Club will have its first meeting on Monday Oct. 23 at 7:05 a.m. in room 205.

  • September 30American Sign Language Club meets on Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. in room 105.

  • September 30BPA meets Thursdays at 7:15 a.m. in the INCubator room.

  • September 30Medical Club will meet on Friday, Oct. 13.

  • September 30JSA a political debate club meets on Thursdays after school in room 236.

  • September 30Yearbook Club meets on Thursday mornings in room 216.

  • September 30R41N, a no-cut K-Pop dance club meets Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 outside of room 219.

  • September 30The Central Times meetings will be held on Tuesdays at 7:10 a.m. in room 218.

  • September 30Truth Seekers will meet on Fridays to discuss various topics.

  • December 6Senior Panoramic Photo Wed, Dec. 14th 2nd hour in main gym. Order forms available next week at senior exits & Activities.

  • December 6Spring Musical, the Addams Family, auditions & informational workshop on Mon, Dec.12th in the choir room from 3:30-4pm.

  • December 6The Boys Bowling team will have its preseason meeting on Monday Oct. 23 at 3:30 p.m. in room 41.

  • December 6Freshman, join your Link Leaders' “Cocoa & Cram” sessions on Thurs. & next Tues. Meet outside of rm 100.

  • December 6Join Mickey Mouse Club before school thru Wednesday in rm. 221 to watch Lilo and Stitch.

  • December 6NCHS Show Choir Audition Workshops will be Friday, Dec. 16th 3:30-6pm and Monday, Dec. 19th 3:30-5pm in the Choir Room.

  • December 5Holiday Spirit Week – 12th-16th, Mon: Pj Day, Tues: White Out, Wed: Tacky Sweater Day, Thurs: Scarf & Socks, Fri: Candy Cane Day

  • December 5Holiday Toy Drive ends Dec. 13th. Drop off new toys valued at $10 - $20 in Activities, Main Office, or the Leaning Commons.

  • August 31Join the Central Times club meetings on Tuesday mornings at 7:15 in room 218

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Review: ‘Logan Lucky’ is summer’s best film

October 20, 2017

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Review: ‘Generous’ confuses image of Disney star Holt

October 17, 2017

As a little girl, I remember watching Olivia Holt from her role on “Kickin’ It” and other Disney...

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Theatre Central to present fall play, “Our Town,” in November

Neya Thanikachalam, Editor-in-chief

October 9, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Theater Central will be performing the fall play, “Our Town,” on Nov. 2 to 4, which is the first Thursday to Saturday of the month. “Our Town [...] basically tells the story of two characters, George, Emily and their everyday lives,” stage manager William Kelsey, junior, said. According to the...

Review: Look what Swift’s new song made me do

Grace Rubas, Correspondent

October 9, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

The new Taylor Swift single “Look What You Made Me Do” has generated some surprisingly strong feelings since it was released a few weeks ago. While Swift has become sort of known for getting people talking and debating, the latest discussion is more simplistic: is it a good song? Most people I’ve...

Commentary: Potentially warm fall to disappoint cold weather lovers

Commentary: Potentially warm fall to disappoint cold weather lovers

October 8, 2017

This fall is going to be a warm one. According to, Sept. through Nov. will be warmer than...

Review: ‘Death Note’ A dead bore

Review: ‘Death Note’ A dead bore

September 29, 2017

When Netflix’s “Death Note” came out on Aug. 25, I remember being super hyped to watch it....

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