The 2015-16 season starts this Friday night for the Fighting Illini men’s basketball team.
Monday morning, a student on Unit 4 school bus #157 serving Jefferson and Centennial brought an unloaded BB gun on board with him.
Lauren Zharn is a senior at Centennial. She is on the cheer team, NHS, prom committee and is also in Interact. “She is a fun and kindhearted person,” says fellow senior Leland Jackson. We were able to interview her about being selected for Charger of the Week below.
This year’s edition of the NBA playoffs is well underway and there are now only eight teams remaining as they compete to see who will win the championship. Below is a breakdown of each of the second round matchups, as well as predictions for which teams have the best chance of reaching the Finals.
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It has been a struggle this year for Jay Cutler and company. They’ve suffered several three-game losing streaks and are currently sitting in last place place in the NFC North at 5-8 overall. They are now eliminate from playoff contention. They’re coming off of a disappointing Thanksgiving day performance against the Detroit Lions where they were held to just three points the entire second half of the game.
The Illinois Fighting Illini football team capped off their non-conference schedule and first four games of the season this past weekend against Nebraska, and although it wasn’t the result they were looking for, they finished September with a 3-2 record. “We’ve got to be able, in my opinion, to look at some of the things that we’re doing well,” head coach Tim Beckman said after the Nebraska game. “We need to continue to move forward instead of dwelling on the negatives.”
“Being a part of a society like Spanish Honors Society is really important for college applications,” Katie Rahn, leader and organizer for the club, says. “There is a bit more of a commitment than there is for a normal club, but that commitment is well worth it!” This week I talked with her about Spanish Honors Society and its benefits.