Should The Drinking Age Be Lowered From 21?

Today’s generation has led the nation to ask themselves, should the drinking age be lowered from the age 21? In the last 3-5 years, research shows that 23% of DUIs or alcohol related deaths come from beginner drinkers (ages 21-24), according to procon.org. Many people are against lowering the drinking age because the ages that…

The Dynamics of 8 Blue B: Teachers’ Perspectives

The dynamics or atmosphere of a CMS team precedes its reputation as a whole group. 8 Blue B is a versatile and diverse team made up of many people.   Teachers Mr. Steven Eachus is one of the 8 Blue B science teachers. His charismatic role as a science teacher is balance between the role of a…

Early School Days: Are They Making Grades Worse?

Everyone loves sleep. Sleep is a quiet and peaceful time for everyone to relax and let your body rest for those few hours so you are ready to conquer tomorrow. The only problem with sleep is….not every student gets enough of it. As they grow older it becomes harder to sleep much earlier, so they…

Girls’ Lacrosse

Many teens have been trying to advance in their past sport season, such as girls lacrosse athletes. With new players and experienced players, people have been trying really hard to make this season better. Lacrosse is a sport that is played in the spring, and some of the girls on our Central Middle School team…

Ruff Waters

Could you imagine yourself walking on a beach then seeing a dog on a surfboard catching a wave? Believe it or not, this is common and practiced by many. This sport is known as dog surfing. Dog Surfing is an event usually held in California, Florida and Hawaii for all breeds to enjoy. History According…

The Strangest Sport You Have Ever Heard

What is the sport ? Wife carrying is a sport in which male competitors race while carrying their wives or a female teammates a specific distance in the least amount of time possible The catch is the male has to carry the female through an obstacle course that includes two dry obstacles and one water…

Paintball Shooting, Battle Games

by Alejandra Lopez Arguinzoni   About paintball A paintball is a round, thin-skinned gelatin capsule with colored liquid inside it. The fill inside a paintball is non-toxic, non-caustic, water-soluble and biodegradable. It rinses out of clothing and off skin with mild soap and water. The paintballs come in a rainbow of colors including blue,  green,…