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  • Wrestling advances 3 to state

    Wrestling advances 3 to state

    Ah'Jenique Pinnick, Staff Writer

    February 15, 2018

    Three of the five wrestlers are advancing to the IHSA state competition in Champaign. Tommy Gustafson, senior, finished in third place at 220 pounds, beating the second, third, and fifth ranked wrestlers in the state.  Nick Minnito, sophomore, finished fourth place at 113 pounds, beating last year’s...

    Senior Josh Makenzie attemps to take down his Oswego opponent on Wednesday, Feb. 24.

    Audrey Nelson

  • Sectional Success for Girls Bowling

    Sectional Success for Girls Bowling

    Audrey Nelson, Staff Writer

    February 13, 2018

    Senior and four-year bowler Megan Allensworth is one of the high-scoring individuals advancing to state from the IHSA sectionals in LaSalle-Peru. She is the first Wildcat representation at the state level since 2012. Even though bowling is an individual sport, the mindset of the team can make or break...

  • Fielder Friday

    Fielder Friday

    February 9, 2018

    In spite of the snow day, here are your announcements for Friday, February 9th!

    Kat Hahn -Boisvert

  • Wildcat head builds spirit

    Wildcat head builds spirit

    Shannon Tierney, Editor-In-Chief

    February 2, 2018

    The head of the school’s mascot, Willy the Wildcat, has started making its way through different classrooms. Starting with Principal Dave Stephens, from English and Mathematics all the way to the Health classrooms, Willy has made several rounds and does not appear to be stopping any time soon. “I...

  • Fe’brew’ary Debate: Coffee or Tea?

    Fe’brew’ary Debate: Coffee or Tea?

    Kailey Blunk vs Hannah Darbro, Staff Writers

    February 2, 2018

    Monotone beeps pulse and echo through the room, and you force yourself from underneath the warmth of your cotton covers. Your eyes rest on the key appliance in your house: your brand-new espresso machine. But what type of drink do you want to start your day? A non-fat latte? A cappuccino or a caram...

    Hannah Kopek

Speech Team Season Ends
Fielder Friday!
  • Students design, display fashion February 1, 2018
  • A.L.I.C.E to replace Lockdown drill February 1, 2018
  • Teachers push for AP Programming February 1, 2018
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A Safer Internet

February 8, 2018

Everyone knows the internet can be a dangerous place but it is also a place where the youth of our nation...

School pride must begin with students

February 2, 2018

‘Be a Wildcat’ hallways have taken over certain halls on Fridays. One hallway a week is decorated...

Fe’brew’ary Debate: Coffee or Tea?

Fe’brew’ary Debate: Coffee or Tea?

February 2, 2018

Monotone beeps pulse and echo through the room, and you force yourself from underneath the warmth of your cotton covers. ...

Graduates need basic life skills

February 2, 2018

To put the issue simply, graduating students lack some of the basic skills required for adulthood. The...

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Stephanie Shields

Here are your announcements for Friday, January 19th!

January 19, 2018

Fielder Friday

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Contributions of African Americans inspire recognition
Time management relieves stress, brings balance

Time management relieves stress, brings balance

February 1, 2018

Daniel stares at the clock as it shines a red light with the numbers reading 10 p.m. He still has a ...

Doug brightens cafeteria with song

Doug brightens cafeteria with song

December 15, 2017

  "Happy Birthday" sounds through the cafeteria, a tradition started at Central by Campus Monitor Do...

Holiday season challenges student dieters

December 15, 2017

  Roasted turkey, baked chicken, and glazed ham rests on a buffet styled table. Next to the entrees l...

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