Women's History Month

Women’s History Month

Kaya Squirewell
March 1, 2019

March 1st is the beginning of the annual celebration of Women's History Month. This month is dedicated to honor women’s contributions in American history. Several women over the centuries have made inspiring...

They are descendants of slaves who built their own town. Can they keep it together?

They are descendants of slaves who built their own town. Can they keep it together?

Sydney A. Brobbey
February 28, 2019

As the end of Black History Month approaches, I believe that it is important to recognize the unknown individuals who have lived impactful lives, and the legacies that they have helped build. Several...

February Teacher Spotlight: Mr. Hanrahan

February Teacher Spotlight: Mr. Hanrahan

Huda Khan
February 26, 2019

Anthony Hanrahan has been a teacher here at Centreville High School for about three years. I’ve had him for two years out of those three years, and he has been an amazing teacher. He teaches a team-taught...

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Celebrating Black Excellence: Rebecca Lee Crumpler

Deepika Joshi
February 22, 2019

Rebecca Lee Crumpler challenged the thinking and practices that prevented African-Americans from pursuing careers in medicine. Dr. Rebecca Davis Lee Crumpler completed her Medical Doctorate (M.D.) in 1864,...

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Why is Black History Month Important?

Sydney Brobbey
February 7, 2019

The month of February is a controversial month, not because of Valentine’s Day or Presidents’ Day -- but because of it's designation as Black History Month. Many people question why one race of people...

Missing 1600 Year Old Mosaic Found

Missing 1600 Year Old Mosaic Found

Huda Khan
November 26, 2018

Looted from a church nearly four decades ago, a mosaic that’s about 1,600 years old has been found and returned to Cyprus. Arthur Brand, a Dutch art historian and art crime investigator, has spent the...

Mad Jack Churchill: Dunkirk With Bagpipes.

Mad Jack Churchill: Dunkirk With Bagpipes.

Aidan Herklotz
November 26, 2018

    When most hear the name Churchill, they think of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill who helped lead the country during most of World War Two. When I hear the name Churchill, I think of the...

What You Didn’t Know About Daylight Saving Time

What You Didn’t Know About Daylight Saving Time

Karyna Hetman
November 13, 2018

The moment we have all been waiting for to solve our sleep deprivation problems: the end of daylight savings for the year. This Sunday, November 4th, we were greeted with an extra hour of sleep as the...

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