Spring Sports Preview 2013 – Girls Lacrosse

March 22, 2013

Spring Sports Preview 2013 Girls Lacrosse Words: Salman Hashmi Ellicott City, MD - “I am very excited about the upcoming season for Centennial Lacrosse. We have a young team with great skill and speed. All the girls are really ready to learn and grow as lacrosse players so from here forward we will ...

Spring Sports Preview 2013 – Varsity Baseball

March 18, 2013

Spring Sports Preview 2013 Varsity Baseball Words: Salman Hashmi Ellicott City, MD - The 2013 Centennial Eagles baseball team looks to build upon last year even though the team lost key players to graduation. Coach Dennis Ahearn feels that this year will be a year to grow for the team. “[I am] Excite...

CHS Eagles Basketball Defeats River Hill

March 5, 2013

Words: Anna Mitchell Clarksville, MD - On Thursday, February 28, 2013, the Centennial Eagles boys’ basketball team traveled to River Hill for the second round of playoffs. The Eagles, coming off of a win on Tuesday, would face the 20-5 Hawks who had a first round bye. The Eagles’ sixth-man student ...

In Memoriam of Stephen Rane

February 13, 2013

Our deepest condolences, thoughts, and prayers are with the Centennial community, alumni, University of Maryland students, and the family and friends of Stephan Rane. Stephen was killed in a senseless act of violence at his off-campus apartment during the morning hours of February 12, 2013. He was...

Pep Rally Rescheduled

February 12, 2013

The Centennial High School Administration has rescheduled the Winter Pep Rally for Friday, February 22, 2013. The Pep Rally was initially scheduled for Friday, February 8, but was cancelled due to a two-hour school delay. The planned schedule for the day of the Pep Rally is: Period 1: 7:25 - 8:15 Period...

Hoops for Change

January 30, 2013

[slideshow] Photos: Caitlin Martin Ellicott City, MD - On Monday, January 28, Centennial Boys Varsity Basketball played against Mt. Hebron in the Hoops for Change game. The Hoops for Change game is part of the Howard County-wide "Change Matters" Campaign. Proceeds from the event went to Grassroots. C...

Rattling the Handle: A First Person Account of Realizing the Importance of Drills

January 29, 2013

Words: Miranda Mason Photos: Caroline Oppenheimer As a writer, I have always struggled with an overactive imagination, which is why I was one of the few people in my class who didn’t continue to laugh and chat as Dr. Perkins came onto the PA system to announce that a lockdown drill was now taking place. Most of m...

Sugar Rush

December 20, 2012

Words: Amy Myers Coke or Pepsi? Soon this question will not be relevant on county-owned property due to the soda ban signed by Howard County executive, Ken Ulman. This means that at locations like Centennial Park or the Miller Branch Library, a water vender will replace the soda machine's spot next to ...

The Spectacular Winter Spectacular

November 30, 2012

[slideshow] Article: Paul Didwall Photos: Caitlin Martin Ellicott City, MD - If The Winter Spectacular were a movie, and you were to watch a trailer for it, quotes would sequentially appear on the screen with sayings such as, “10 out of 10,” “Five Stars,” “Centennial Amazes Again,” “There i...

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