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Hey, Hay Hay!: The Second First Day of School

LAST SEMESTER OF HIGH SCHOOL -- Reminiscing of  my time at Central.

Haylee Smith, Columnist

January 23, 2018

One of the worst things about winter break, is coming back to school after the break and getting "back into the flow." Most kids think that the first day of school is the worst, but little do they know, the first day back from winter break is just as bad. "The worst part for me is trying to get my...

Hey, Hay Hay!: Are the Seniors Sick?

SENIORITIS -- Half-way through the year just hoping to graduate.

Haylee Smith, Columnist

December 5, 2017

Senioritis, the loss of motivation to do work as a senior, is plaguing the Class of 2018. Anywhere from slacking on college applications and not applying for scholarships, to failing classes; the seniors are in trouble. The question of whether the majority of the senior class is going to graduate or...

Hey, Hay Hay!: Be Thankful

HAND TURKEY -- Thanks to Mr. Seals for letting me borrow a turkey.

Haylee Smith, Columnist

November 21, 2017

It is finally Thanksgiving time everyone! Otherwise known as the season of thankfulness and good food. All joking aside, Thanksgiving is a holiday where one should really appreciate who and what they have in their lives. Whether it is family, friends, or even just something you are happy to have: show...

Hey, Hay Hay!: Let’s Take Your Temperature, Central

HOT OR NOT? -- (left to right) Seniors Ashley Crum and Madison Young help me  figure out the school temperature.

Haylee Smith, Columnist

November 10, 2017

Once again here we are at school, either trying to stay warm or trying to find an air conditioner. You could walk into any class in the school and experience what seems to be like going from the icy tundras of Alaska to the hot beaches of Hawaii. The fluctuating temperature has been a problem for students...

Hey, Hay Hay!: Halloween: Trick or Treat?

CANDY!  -- It is time for Trick-or _Treating, which means free candy.

Haylee Smith, Columnist

October 31, 2017

It is Halloween time, the one time where it is perfectly okay to eat lots of candy without someone questioning you. However, as a high school student, some could question if it is acceptable to still be able to trick or treat. Junior Delaynie France expressed, "In my opinion, trick-or-treating is...

Hey, Hay Hay!: Seniors Dominate at Powderpuff

POWDERPUFF TIME -- Juniors and seniors gathered on the field Friday for the annual powderpuff game

Haylee Smith, Columnist

October 23, 2017

It is that time of the year again: homecoming week. The week everyone comes out of dress code to show their best for each theme of the day. However, homecoming week is not just about dressing up or the Friday night football game everybody is so excited is also about powderpuff. Senior Ashlan...

Hey, Hay Hay!: Alright, Let’s Pray…

SEE YOU AT THE POLE -- Students gathered around flagpole Wednesday to pray.

Haylee Smith, Columnist

October 6, 2017

Prayer is the one thing that closely connects a person to God by allowing a conversation between either one or multitudes of people and Him. Every year Christians all throughout the nation gather around the flag pole at their school for that one reason: to pray. This is thanks to the event, See You...

Hey, Hay Hay!: “Too Much Light” Revives Central’s Drama Club

READY. SET. ACTION. -- Junior Caleb Greenhaw and Senior Haylee Smith rehearse for the upcoming play.

Haylee Smith, Columnist

September 27, 2017

Most people associate art with a painting or drawing, or sometimes music. However, no one ever considers theater to be in that mix. "Theatre is truth, played out before us in a way that ignites our imagination, reframes our perspective, and reminds us what it is to be human," Ms. Sally White declared. This...

Hey, Hay Hay!: You Have ‘Goat’ to be ‘Kid’ding me

FARM LIFE -- Hanging out with the family goats and sheep.

Haylee Smith, Columnist

September 14, 2017

I have a secret: I want to be a goat herder when I graduate high school. Just kidding. Although, if my future profession as a missionary does not go as planned, goat farming, here I come. My grandparents just bought a farm last summer and along with the other animals, they bought Nigerian dwarf goats....

Hey, Hay Hay!: Who Needs to Step Up, Freshmen or Seniors?

SENIOR VS. FRESHMAN --  Freshman Alex White pretends to beat up injured senior Haylee Smith.

Haylee Smith, Columnist

September 6, 2017

Walking into high school as a freshman can be hard. Every aspect of the year from being called a grape, getting booed at during pep rallies, or getting excluded from the overall group; it is not the most fun grade. However, it is funny how fast our opinions change over the years as we make our way from...

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