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Central: Then vs. now

Nicolas Guadagnino, Managing Editor

January 22, 2020

As we roll into this next decade, let's look at what changes and significant events took place in Central between 2010-2020.  In 2011, One of Central York's biggest crowds fit into Panther Stadium. When you think about a crowde...

A Grinch’s guide to gift giving

Grace Strayer, Editor-in-Chief of On The Prowl

December 19, 2019

Holiday season holds many exciting moments. Traditions, family and the spirit of giving marks this special time of year. But, when one struggles to find that perfect gift, the season can take a turn for the worst. Don’t get...

Real vs. fake Christmas tree debate

Anna Lumsargis, Editor

December 19, 2019

It’s time to “deck the halls” with pine trees decorated in all colors and lights. This year there has been a Christmas tree shortage as demands rise and the holidays get closer. But don’t worry growers in York County sa...

Top 10 Christmas movies of all time

Anna Lumsargis, Editor

December 19, 2019

It’s that time of the year when Christmas movies are played on repeat. ABC, Hallmark and Freeform are just a handful of the channels that show non-stop Christmas content from the end of Thanksgiving into the New Year. But what mov...

Santa Claus is coming to town

Sydney Koncsol, Staff Writer

December 19, 2019

Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle, Pelznickel and St. Nick are all nicknames for the magical Santa Claus. Led by nine flying reindeer, Mr. Claus delivers presents, or coal, to children around the world each year. However, it is quite...

Are Hallmark movies overrated?

Ava Juiliano, Staff Writer

December 19, 2019

The Hallmark Channel is an American pay television network, owned by Crown Media Holidays. The Hallmark channel is filled with cheesy romantic movies. However, some may beg to differ. In fact, Hallmark as some of the most popular hol...

Holiday traditions continue to make their way to Central families

Jack Smith, Staff Writer

December 19, 2019

While students and teachers of Central York High School were preparing to hang their stockings by the chimney with care, they took some time to reflect on Christmas past. From cutting a Christmas tree out of the ground to makin...

Holiday Music: Bringing Joy to Everyone

Jadeyn Higgins, Staff Writer

December 19, 2019

Every year, as we transition from the end of November to the beginning of December, Christmas music begins to be played almost everywhere. Many people have different opinions on this music, but all can agree that when Christm...

Holiday flavors back for limited time

Genesis Glover, Staff Writer

December 19, 2019

Holiday coffee flavors are everywhere during fall and winter. At Starbucks, some of the holiday flavors they have are Peppermint Mocha, Chestnut Praline latte, and Carmel Brulée latte. Dunkin’ Donuts also has holiday flavors...

Remembering childhood holiday specials

Tysha Burrell, Editor

December 19, 2019

As holiday specials become more prevalent across show and movie services, older Christmas specials are not shown as much. Most teenagers remember staying up late to watch reruns and premiers of holiday specials from their fav...

Panther Perspective: Central’s Thanksgiving traditions

Maddie Davis

December 16, 2019

When thinking about Thanksgiving, the first thing that some people think of are traditions. Each family does different things to make their holidays special.  Does your family have Thanksgiving Traditions? “My family ...

What’s your favorite holiday treat?

Genesis Glover

December 16, 2019

Holiday treats are everywhere around Thanksgiving and Christmas. There is a variety of Christmas treats like chocolate chip cookies, fudge, banana pudding, eggnog, candy canes, and apple pie. In many family traditions, the rec...

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