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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

Lindsey Pruett
Lindsey Pruett is a senior this year. It is her second year on the Editorial Board and she is the Opinions Editor. She has a passion for the German language and hopes to apply to German colleges to be able to study abroad and further improve her language skills. In addition to German, she loves dogs very much, especially pit bulls and she is against dog discrimination. Her goals for the future are to graduate from college, become financially stable and travel the world. "So, I guess we are who we are for a lot of reasons. And maybe we'll never know most of them. But even if we don't have the power to choose where we come from, we can still choose where we go from there." -Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky Contact Information: [email protected]

Lindsey Pruett, Opinions Editor

May 17, 2017
Central teachers promote benefits of school-sponsored driver’s education (Story)
May 17, 2017
Latest distinguished alumni honorees share local ties (Story)
Apr 21, 2017
Abroad Perspective (Story)
Apr 20, 2017
Panelists participate in immigration discussion (Story/Photo)
Mar 29, 2017
Staff-student basketball game raises money for Ronald McDonald House (Story/Photo)
Mar 26, 2017
Gangster turned Christian speaks to students (Story/Photo)
Feb 03, 2017
Humanities teacher initiates discussion series: ‘Building Inclusive Societies’ (Story/Photo)
Feb 09, 2017
High drinking age carries negative undertones (Story/Photo)
Feb 08, 2017
How to prepare for the Winter Dance (Story)
Jan 09, 2017
Breed discrimination: when humans make mistakes, dogs suffer (Story/Photo)
Dec 29, 2016
Homeschooled athletes discuss playing sports at Central, examine rules that must be met to compete (Story)
Nov 22, 2016
Club of the Month: American Sign Language Club (Story/Photo)
Nov 18, 2016
Student Advisory Council hosts annual blood drive (Story)
Oct 25, 2016
Central to debut blended classes second semester (Story)
Sep 16, 2016
Homecoming Assembly (Story)
Mar 05, 2016
Redhawk of the Week: Julie Kurz (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Battle of the Books: Which of Central’s required readings is the best? (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
Dedication behind the sport: boys’ swimming (Story)
Nov 10, 2015
‘The Martian’ a fresh twist on a classic genre (Story)
Nov 10, 2015
Girls’ tennis competes in DVC tournament (Story)
Oct 16, 2015
Naper Settlement hosts annual ‘All Hallows Eve’ (Story)
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