Carter Cox, Staff Writer

Ladies and gentlemen, Central Hardin plays the Elizabethtown Panthers this Friday the 13th, at 7:00 p.m. Don’t miss out on this rivalry game, as it has not happened since 2012. This was 7 years ago. The country is entirely different since then.


A Blast to the Past: 2012


The President: Barack Obama(still in his first term

Vice President: Joe Biden

Gay marriage was not legalized.

First-year marijuana legalized for recreational use.



The Miami Heat were NBA champions.

The New York Giants were NFL champions.

Andrew Luck was the first pick in the NFL Draft.

Antony Davis was the first pick in the NBA Draft.


Pop Culture:

“Gangnam Style” was the number 1 song worldwide.

“Call Me Maybe” was a huge hit.

The Avengers was released in May of this year, and so was The Hunger Games.

This was also the year that everybody thought they were gonna die.


This hopefully puts into perspective that the country was entirely different than it is now, and now we finally play E-town again in America’s favorite sport.