In late September NASA made an enormous discovery in the world of space exploration. They found the presence of liquid on the surface of Mars. The discovery was made by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, which orbits the planet. The Orbiter captured images of water flowing
Black Friday is the biggest American shopping holiday of the year. People across the country rush to stores to get huge discounts on products ranging from electronics to the hottest new winter fashions. The name Black Friday comes from the phrase “going into the black”
The first Thanksgiving was in 1621, where the pilgrims celebrated their successful harvest. The Wampanoag tribe shared the three-day festivities and feast with them, making it a historical event. At the first thanksgiving they didn’t eat the same things we do now. They ate a
by Tucker Birmingham The average American uses 100 gallons of water per day. A seemingly unbelievable quantity, it can be difficult to track where exactly all those gallons are going. The High School Ecology Club plans to change how people view their water usage. The American
by Aspen McNellis OCHS is famous for our large variety of extracurricular activities. When deciding to join a group, it is easy to be overwhelmed and overlook some of the schools lesser known gems. It is for this reason that the Billows has decided to
by Luke Leonetti This week of WWE happened to be the 6th anniversary of seeing WWE for the first time. October 19th, 2009 edition of Raw was my first memory of it. Now, on with the recaps! Raw: October 12th’s Raw starts with a segment
When students return for classes at OCHS in September the floors and walls won’t be the only surfaces with a fresh coat of paint/wax. The school’s iconic dome, which sits atop the building’s main entrance, will also feature a fresh new coat of paint.
This fall, when the Current OC returns, it will mark the 10th full year of original television programming stemming from OCHS. Preparations have been underway for quite some time in the TV studio, as it makes the transformation to full HD for the fall debut.
Renovations at the primary school began this past spring but kicked into high gear once summer vacation hit. While students have been out of the building, construction crews have been busing installing duct work, a new roof, and new windows.