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  • December 6JKB gift card collection for Ronald McDonald House. Drop off during lunches on Tues. & Thurs. in café or rm 203.

  • December 6Link Leader yearbook photos on Wed, Dec. 7th during your lunch. Meet by the attendance office.

  • December 6Netflix Club will meet Thurs. after school in rm. 42 to watch Disney movies.

  • December 6JSA a political debate club meets on Thursdays after school in room 236.

  • December 6There will be a girls softball informational meeting Tuesday at 7:20am in room 301.

  • December 6There will be a yearbook informational meeting in room 216 Tuesday before OR after school in rm 216.

  • 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 6Truth Seekers meets Friday after school in room 207. This is wild card Friday, so bring your own topic.

  • December 6Theatre Central will meet this Wednesday after school in the auditorium.

  • December 6GEMS will meet Thursday after school in rm. 34. Ms. Eier will talk about engineering at Molex.

  • 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 6Spanish Club will watch Elf on Tuesday after school in room 102. Bring a snack to share.

  • 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 5TC presents Junie B. Jones in “Jingle Bells Batman Smells” Thurs. 7:30pm and Fri. and Sat. at 8pm. Tickets $5.00 each.

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

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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