First day of school postponed due to Hurricane Irene (Amy Farb)

August 29, 2011

All Howard County public schools were closed on Monday, August 29, 2011, which was to be the first day of the 2011-2012 school year. The closings were due to county-wide power outages caused by Hurricane Irene, a category 1 hurricane that hit Maryland on Saturday evening and lasted into the early hours...

It’s the end of the world as we know it…or is it? (Brittany Aker)

June 25, 2011

According to 89-year-old radio minister Harold Camping, May 21 was to be the beginning of the rapture and, subsequently, the end of the world. The rapture is the Biblical idea that all Christians will be called to meet God and Jesus, leaving non-believers on the Earth. Camping believed each person would...

Incoming freshmen visit CHS (Amy Farb)

June 25, 2011

Freshmen orientation was held on June 8, 2011. Current eighth graders who will be coming to Centennial in the fall attended an assembly in the auditorium, where they heard from different members of the CHS faculty and watched a slideshow of pictures taken throughout the 2010-2011 school year. They were...

SGA elections results in at last (Tiffany Howard)

June 25, 2011

On June 10, 2011, the Student Government Association (SGA) of Centennial High School held elections for the upcoming 2011-2012 year. There were six positions for candidates to apply including: President, Vice President of School Activities, Vice President of Public Relations, Secretary, Treasurer, and...

Miller Branch library undergoing renovations (Meg Coble)

June 25, 2011

Construction on the new Charles E. Miller Branch library is well under way, with a projected December 2011 grand opening. The new Charles E. Miller Branch and Historical Center will be three times the area of the current Miller Branch and will include a slew of new additions, including a computer lab,...

New domain for CHS Wingspan!

June 21, 2011

Under construction...

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