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Elvis and Meh: A “Priscilla” review and movie comparison

Naomi Chao December 5, 2023

“Priscilla,” directed by Sofia Coppola and based off of Priscilla Presley’s autobiography “Elvis and Me,” begins with Cailee Spaeney’s character as a young teenager in Germany. She swiftly...

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Centennial Theater Department’s Lost Girl; “It was magical…”

Tavroop Kaur November 29, 2023

The adventures of Peter Pan, the Lost Boys and Wendy Darling have captivated children and adults alike since “The Little White Bird '’ by Scottish novelist, J.M Barie, in 1902. Quickly becoming an...

Dr. Martirano retirement

Yeseo Lim November 28, 2023

On Friday, November 18, Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) Superintendent Dr. Michael J. Martirano announced his intention to retire, effective January 10, 2024. HCPSS released a statement announcing...

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Super Mario Bros. Wonder review: Absolutely wonderful

Joey Crossney November 16, 2023

October 20, 2023 marked a very special day for Mario fans around the globe. It was the release date of Super Mario Bros. Wonder, the first traditional 2D Mario game in over ten years. Fans have been happy...

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Should the NFL ban the Philadelphia Eagles patented Tush Push?

Jackson Palich November 15, 2023

Leading back to last season, last year’s Super Bowl runner-up and NFC front-runner Philadelphia Eagles have cracked the code on converting fourth and short through one play: the Tush Push. Voices across...

Poet Hayes Davis shares writing, encouragement with Centennial students

Poet Hayes Davis shares writing, encouragement with Centennial students

Abby Conrad November 15, 2023

On Friday, November 10, poet Hayes Davis visited Centennial to speak to students about his experience with poetry and the writing and revising process. In 2016, Davis published Let Our Eyes Linger, his...

Behind the scenes of homecoming week

Teju Reddi November 15, 2023

Tuesday, October 9 marked the beginning of Centennial’s annual Homecoming week. The week was full of festivities, with Eagle spirit running high through the student body. Behind these elaborate events...

Photography by Hannah Kim and Yeseo Lim

“Feed Your Muse” at Centennial High School

Hannah Kim and Yeseo Lim November 15, 2023

In 2009, the National Council of Teachers of English established National Writing Day as a day to encourage people of all ages and abilities to take part in the joy of writing. At Centennial High School,...

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Sonic Superstars review: The stars are back!

Joey Crossney November 9, 2023

Released on October 17, 2023, Sonic Superstars is the next 2D Sonic game following up on 2017’s Sonic Mania. The game centers around the characters Sonic, Tails, Knuckles, and Amy going to the Northstar...

College application advice: Unfiltered

Abby Conrad and Rachel Middleton October 31, 2023

As the hallways are buzzing with talks of college applications, The Wingspan went straight to the source to uncover the truth behind the application process. Watch the video to hear about seniors Joanna...


For All the Dogs by Drake: Does it live up to its reputation?

Blenda Undrakhbold October 30, 2023

“Workin' on an album,” Drake casually mentioned in an interview in response to his progress on “For All the Dogs,” which was recently released on October 6, 2023. Drake has never taken a break...

The senior team after their victory
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Class of 2024 remains undefeated in this year’s homecoming Powderpuff game

Tavroop Kaur October 30, 2023

The transition from September to October is a universal indicator to Centennial students that the school year is officially in full swing. Amidst the whirlwind of upcoming college application deadlines,...

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