• The Elusive and Exclusive EGOT Status

    The Elusive and Exclusive EGOT Status

    Kendall Claar

    September 25, 2018

      Even though the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards aired on September 17th, the awards were already being handed out. The Television Academy started things off with the 70th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards, which were held on September 8th and 9th. It was during this ceremony that three mor...

  • Therapy Dogs at School

    Therapy Dogs at School

    Jennifer Kim

    September 25, 2018

    Imagine: the clock strikes twice at 2 AM as you look at the endless piles of homework on your desk that you haven’t even touched yet. You know that all the assignments are due tomorrow, but you’re fighting a losing battle to keep your eyes awake.   Unfortunately, this is a common scenario tha...

    Brenda Ahearn

  • Serena Williams Cartoon Controversy

    Serena Williams Cartoon Controversy

    Huda Khan

    September 25, 2018

    Herald Sun, an Australian newspaper, wrote a cartoon about Grand Slam tennis champion Serena Williams, that has been marked racist by people in Australia as well as the United States. In a statement released, the editor of the newspaper Damon Johnston said that the cartoon “has nothing to do with gende...

  • Thousands of Muslims Detained in China

    Thousands of Muslims Detained in China

    Safa Hameed

    September 25, 2018

    As of now, the Uyghur Muslims, a Turkic ethnic group from the province of Xinjiang, China, are being detained by Chinese officials and being put into internment camps for the alleged purpose of “re-education”. The Uyghur Muslims are a population of 9 million in Xinjiang.  For several years they ha...

    (Photo: Evgeni Zotov)

  • Will you stand for what you believe in?

    Will you stand for what you believe in?

    Sydney Brobbey

    September 21, 2018

    Who knew that one person standing for what he believes in could have such a substantial impact on America's nation? That man ,Pro-NFL 49ers quarterback star, Colin Kaepernick, has infuriated Americans, yet again, with his new NIKE endorsed ad, “Believe in something, even if it means sacrificing...

    (Photo: Nike)

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Senator John McCain Passes Away at Age 81

September 7, 2018

John McCain, the elder Arizona Senator for the United States Senate and former Vietnam POW, passed away on Saturday, August 25 in his home in...

Miss America Shifts From a Pageant to a Competition

June 13, 2018

On Tuesday June 5, the Miss America Organization has announced that the Miss America pageant will no longer be judging based on looks. Gretchen...

The Fight Against Plastic Straws

June 13, 2018

Plastic straws have been used for over 100 years by people to quickly get the drink from the cup into their mouths. The straw was invented by...

Change in 2018-2019

June 13, 2018

The new 2018-2019 school year has brought many changes to Centreville High school. Starting this fall the bell schedule will be changed so that...

Facial Recognition in the Classroom

June 7, 2018

A high school in Hangzhou, China is using a new form of facial recognition technology that scans students faces every 30 seconds. India’s capital,...

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Recent Arts & Entertainment Stories

Top 9 Predictions For 2018 E3

June 7, 2018

E3 2017 was a major event in video games. We received the first native 4K video game console, the Xbox One X and the extension of Xbox One backward...

Stranger Things Season 3

May 25, 2018

Stranger things season 1 was an amazing blend of  '80s pop-culture references & startling performances from a young cast. Season 2 may have...

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ – The Movie Event of the Year

May 23, 2018

In Marvel's latest cinematic masterpiece, Thanos the Mad Titan is looking for all six Infinity Stones in order to add them to their respective...

“Her Melanin” Poem

April 10, 2018

"Her Melanin" By: Sydney Brobbey Her melanin glows like the orange sun Her dark chocolate complexion - so fine As she walks...

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