Scoring Golf is considered unusual in the aspect that the goal is to hit the least amount of shots possible. Each hole has a designated “par,” the amount of shots it should take to get the ball in the hole. Depending on the par for each hole, it may be longer or shorter in distance. [...]
Thanksgiving has ended, and it is time to focus on the most festive time of the year. Haven’t you noticed that the Christmas decorations have been up since Halloween? Or that the Black Friday deals and savings start on the day before Thanksgiving? It is not just you, many people see this happening. The Christmas [...]
The question comes up every year, will we be seeing snow this winter? The last 2 years have been rather generous in terms of snowfall and cancellation of school and Central students would be happy to see a couple days to frolic in the winter weather. Portland is not known for its winters, when we [...]
Keyforge: Call of the Archons is a brand new card game with some very cool mechanics. Keyforge was designed by Richard Garfield (who also designed Magic: The Gathering, one of the most successful card games of all time) and produced by Fantasy Flight Games (FFG). The main mechanic that makes Keyforge special is that every [...]
JOIN OUR WEEKLY PET COLLAGE Submit your pet’s photo, your pet’s first name and your last name to firstname.lastname@example.org The most fun, creative, athletic, or unusual will be featured on the header. This weeks stars are relatives of Ms. Kollman's Freshman Utility (click on the reindog to see featured pets).
JOIN OUR WEEKLY PET COLLAGE Submit your pet’s photo, your pet’s first name and your last name to email@example.com The most fun, creative, athletic, or unusual will be featured on the header. This weeks stars are relatives of the Rampart Staff (click on Miss Stella to see the collage).
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/black-friday-2017-brazil-shoppers-discount-sales-brazil-south-africa-a8073651.html Widely known as the best (and most chaotic!) shopping day of the entire year, Black Friday 2018 does not look to disappoint. With deals both in stores and online (Cyber Monday!) the deals are just waiting for you! Because Target is arguably one of the best stores ever I looked into their Black Friday [...]
Basketball Court Basketball is played on a rectangular court that measures 94 feet horizontally and 50 feet vertically. On each end of the court, there are two baskets that hang ten feet from the ground, and the goal is to put the ball in the basket. The boundary lines under the baskets are referred to [...]
Come one, come all, young and old to one of the biggest celebrations this year: Mickey Mouse's 90th birthday celebration. On November 18, the worlds most beloved and most famous mouse turns 90 this year and the Rampart is taking a dive into the festivities and have an all things Mickey article. We are going [...]
I, as many others do, love the art of storytelling. I’ve even tried to write stories myself. In my attempts to tell a story and get better at it, I have found a lot of useful tips. One of which, relating to structure, I found pretty interesting. Many stories follow the structure of 15 “beats”, [...]
Story, Maddie, and Isaac discuss various topics in this episode of Couch Tomatoes!
Women have been breaking down barriers and shattering glass ceilings since the beginning of time. 2018 is no exception. Women like Joan of Arc paved the road for female leaders, but women such as Hillary Clinton and Nancy Pelosi have kept the fire alive. This year has proven historic with a record breaking number of [...]
John Teply, the director of the Elisabeth Jones Art Center spent the day at Central Catholic on Monday November 5th. He came to talk about Pope Francis Encyclical on Climate Change and Inequality and to highlight the Pope’s focus on the common good for the January exhibit Encyclical. So what does this all have to [...]
Football Field Football is played on a 100 yard field, with an additional 10 years on each end. The 10 yard sections on each end are called “end zones”, and the goal is for a player to cross into the end zone to score points. There are hash marks on both sides of the field [...]