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  • January 10The Carlisle Area School District will be closed January 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

  • January 10Winterball will take place on Saturday, January 26, from 7-10 pm.

  • January 10WinterWeek is back, and will take place from January 22 to January 25.

“Looking Glass” – Looking Glass

“Looking Glass” – Looking Glass

Admir Durakovic, A&E Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under A&E, Tune in Tuesday

In 1972, the rock-pop group Looking Glass released their self-titled album. Songs of interest include "Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)" and "Jenny-Lynne." If you like Maroon 5, Twenty One Pilots, The Beatles, or Jim Croce then you should try listening to this music.

Potential for success: Super Bowl lead-out programs score big audiences

Potential for success: Super Bowl lead-out programs score big audiences

Carol Etzel, A&E Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under A&E, Television

Following the most watched football game of the year is a time slot devoted to a chosen television show. Starting in 1967 with the program Lassie, the after-Super-Bowl TV show program became a long-running tradition. There is a strategy behind the choice, and not every chosen show has been a success...

“Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Clubs Band” – The Beatles

“Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Clubs Band” – The Beatles

Admir Durakovic, A&E Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under A&E, Tune in Tuesday

Released on May 26, 1967, this Beatles album is one of their most famous. Songs of interest include "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" and "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds." If you like Coldplay, Maroon 5, or Twenty One Pilots, then you should try listening to this album.  

Concentration/Study Music (Playlist)

Concentration/Study Music (Playlist)

Treston Johnson, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under A&E, Playlists

Here is a collection of modern and old "rhythmic" melodies you can listen to when feeling stressed or need help concentrating. The following twenty-one songs were individually selected for its slow yet energized vibes, enjoy! Please note: link is unavailable on CHS campus. "She Don't Know"...

Local rapper gets big break: ‘Life of a Dark Rose’

Local rapper gets big break: ‘Life of a Dark Rose’

Releigh Norrell, A&E Writer

January 26, 2018


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

From his early days of uploading music to Soundcloud to now opening up for Fetty Wap, selling out shows, and getting calls from Gucci Mane, it's safe to say that Lil Skies is now the next big thing. Kimetrius Foose, also know as Lil Skies, a 19-year-old rapper from Waynesboro Pennsylvania, relea...

January’s What-to-Watch: 31 movies for 31 days

January’s What-to-Watch: 31 movies for 31 days

Josetta Checkett, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Showcase

In the harsh weather of the New Year, it’s often tempting to stay inside, curled up with a hot drink and a good movie. Whether you’re into horror, romance, survival, or comedy, there are plenty of winter films for every viewer to enjoy. So for those of you who are tired of flipping through Netfl...

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: Good but not out of this world (Review)

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: Good but not out of this world (Review)

Admir Durakovic, A&E Writer

January 3, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Reviews

WARNING: spoilers ahead The latest addition to the Star Wars franchise may actually leave you laughing more than on the edge of your seat. Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi is the second movie in the new sequel trilogy. The highly anticipated film was released on December 15, 2017. Continuing fro...

Failed romance leads to success for Maroon 5 (Review)

Failed romance leads to success for Maroon 5 (Review)

Maddison Young, A&E Junior Editor

December 21, 2017


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

Maroon 5 knows what's "Best 4 U" as their new album shows. Red Pill Blues, Maroon 5’s new album, shows the theme of failed romance rather consistently throughout the whole album and is also very relevant in their previous albums as well. It is a 15-song album which lasts a little over an hour ...

Countdown to Christmas: Movie Contest

Countdown to Christmas: Movie Contest

Releigh Norrell, A&E Writer

December 18, 2017


Filed under A&E, Contests, Movies, Showcase

Friday: Harry and Marv break into a house on Christmas Eve in which movie? Put your name and your movie title guess in the comment section below for a chance to win a festive holiday treat jar!   Monday: Who likes a little spaghetti with his sugar? Answer: Buddy the elf from the movi...

YouTube Rewind: The shape of disappointment (Review)

YouTube Rewind: The shape of disappointment (Review)

Carol Etzel, A&E Editor

December 15, 2017


Filed under A&E, Reviews

This year's YouTube Rewind, despite being a splash of brightly colored slime and a message of unity, was overall a disappointment. Since 2010, YouTube has released an annual video in December that highlights the significant pop culture events of the year and features many famous YouTubers with successful...

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