The Central Digest

  • Book club meeting will be moved to Wed., Jan. 23 in B108. See Ms. White for information.

  • Talk to a National Honor Society member Mon., Wed., or Fri. during lunch to donate in support of Erlanger Oncology Jan. 16-31.

Movie Review: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

Movie Review: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

Yanett Torres, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

Marvel has done it again. Many superhero fans were very hesitant when the news arrived that the new Marvel movie would be "Guardians of the Galaxy". Many of the speculations were because of the little known knowledge of the story line. The comic books and characters of  "Guardians of the Galaxy" were...

The Curse and Blessing of Being Left-Handed

The Curse and Blessing of Being Left-Handed

DAndre Anderson, Staff Writer

October 14, 2014


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Student Life

People often think of being left-handed, left-footed, etc. as bad. The French word for left is "gauche." This word also describes a clumsy person. The word "right" has been associated with good and correct in words such as "righteous". Another example is in a Bible story when God sorts his flock. He...

Hand Washing 101

Hand Washing 101

Haley Scarbrough, Staff Writer

October 3, 2014


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

According to evidence-based practice, hand washing is the number one prevention of the spreading of bacteria. This study also shows that antibacterial liquid such as hand sanitizer is just as effective as using antibacterial soap to prevent infections and viruses. "Singing the 'Happy Birthday' song...

‘If I Stay’ Movie Review

‘If I Stay’ Movie Review

Savannah Smith, Staff Writer

September 25, 2014


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

The Beatles once said, "All you need is love," and that is the heart and soul of the new movie, "If I Stay". In this young adult love story, Mia, the cello-loving main character of this film, gets an unexpected turn in her path that will change her for the rest of her life. Mia has everything an avera...

Editorial: EOC Scores Are In, Growing Concern About Importance of Social Studies Expressed

Judith Bell, Staff Writer

August 22, 2014


Filed under Opinion/Editorial

An uninformed citizenry cannot remain free, so it is a positive sign when today's youth are showing knowledge and interest in the subject of history. The EOC scores for the 2013-2014 school year have been released, and Central High School juniors who took the U.S. History exam last year passed with...

‘Heaven is for Real’ Movie Review

‘Heaven is for Real’ Movie Review

Philip Bonnington, Sports' Editor

April 24, 2014


Filed under Opinion/Editorial, Showcase

Heaven is for Real may not be the no. 1 movie at the box office, but it’s definitely close. The movie came out on April 16 and cost an estimated $12,000,000. On opening weekend, the movie nearly doubled that by making $22,522,221 with a total gross of $29,556,414 as of April 18. Heaven is for R...

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