Entertainment During Isolation

Emily Hollwedel

October 6, 2020

Six months. That’s how long we’ve been in quarantine. Over half a year has passed since students stopped going to school, sports practices, or anywhere else outside of the house. With all of this sudden free time, there’s bound to be boredom. There’s also bound to be an uptick in  media bein...

Feeding on Jazz

Feeding on Jazz

February 7, 2020

Words: Thomas Hitt Photos Contributed by: Thomas Hitt Centennial High School hosted the Jazz Feeder Concert on Wednesday, February 5. The concert included a performance by both Northfield and Centennial Lane Elementary Schools, Burleigh Manor Middle School and both of Centennial High School’s jazz band...

Ellicott City Turns Into Harry Potter World

Ellicott City Turns Into Harry Potter World

Alexandra Valerio

October 29, 2019

Words and Photos: Alexandra Valerio On October 5-6, the Old Ellicott City Partnership held a Harry Potter-themed day for helping the National Federation of the Blind. Many people came for a spectacular time and brought their wands, brooms, and costumes into the heart of Old Ellicott City. Costumes were wel...

Principal Dillon Comes Out on Top in Centennial’s Annual Dancing With the Staff

Principal Dillon Comes Out on Top in Centennial’s Annual Dancing With the Staff

October 21, 2019

Words: Shawn Kruhm Photos: Noorie Kazmi On Thursday, October 17, members of the Senior Dance Company partnered with a teacher of their choice to compete in Centennial’s annual Dancing With the Staff performance.  From Ghostbusters to Despicable Me, students and staff incorporated numerous popular movies...

Centennial’s Pep Rally 2018

October 16, 2018

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Blockbuster Black Panther Crushes Box Office Records

March 12, 2018

Words: Julia Stitely and Lien Hoang         Before Avengers: Infinity War and Ant-Man and the Wasp, Black Panther is one of the Marvel movies premiering this year. Already gaining praise from its stunning visuals and the wonderful energy, Black Panther is already top of the box office. The movie showcase...

Wonder Movie Review

December 7, 2017

Words: Natalie Keane Based on the bestselling novel by R. J. Palacio, the movie Wonder hit theaters on November 17, sharing a message of complete authenticity to viewers. For a movie seemingly aimed at kids, Wonder does an unusually good job of bringing depth and underlying wisdom to the screen, whil...

Centennial Fine Arts Prepare for The Nutcracker Performance

November 29, 2017

Words: Shawn Kruhm Centennial High School will be performing Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker on Thursday, November 30, and Friday, December 1 at 7 p.m. The show will be held in the school auditorium. Admission is $10.00 at the door or online at chs.hcpss.org. The show is being presented by Centennial...

Stranger Things Season Two Review

November 29, 2017

Words: Natalie Keane As the end of October rolled around, season two of Netflix’s hit show Stranger Things was released, giving its millions of fans a look at the new problems arising in the fictional small town of Hawkins, Indiana. The story of the second season is now set during Halloween of 1984...

Thor: Ragnarok Defeats Box Office

November 29, 2017

Words: Julia Stitely After the success of Spider-Man Homecoming, Marvel fans had high expectations for the next movie in the Marvel cinematic universe. Thor: Ragnarok was not on anyone’s radar. The two previous movies in the series had mixed reviews from fans and critics. The series wasn't a stando...

Centennial Staff Take The Stage

November 6, 2017

Words: Mikayla Martin Photos: Laila Abu-Ghaida Centennial's Dancing with the Staff was held this past Friday, November 3. The show had a huge turnout, with many students coming to see their favorite teachers perform. The show displayed the talents of teachers like: Mr. Slopek, Mrs. LaPointe, Mr. Pan...