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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.

Revisiting favorite flavors: Coffeehouse alums return for the Classic Roast

Revisiting favorite flavors: Coffeehouse alums return for the Classic Roast

Carlin Diehl, News Writer

January 4, 2019


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Something special was brewing in the Swartz Auditorium on December 29: a concert for CHS students, both current and former. To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the Coffeehouse program hosted the Classic Roast, an alumni show where former performers could return to the stage and play at their old sch...

Bison Buck cashes out

Bison Buck cashes out

Ellie Knapp, News Writer

January 2, 2019


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If you’re looking for a way to withdraw cash from your bank account during the school, you’re going to be disappointed.   The Members 1st location at CHS, known as the “Bison Buck,” closed its doors for good Monday, December 17.   The bank franchise, which has been at the high school since ...

A season of giving: CHS students help others during holiday season

A season of giving: CHS students help others during holiday season

Dyamond Jones, News Writer

December 27, 2018


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The holiday season is usually a time of gift-giving, family bonding, and hot chocolate, but for some, the holidays can be a time filled with struggle. Various local charities have made it their mission to ensure that numerous families have the opportunity to experience a positive holiday season despi...

New and improved? WiFi updated at CHS

New and improved? WiFi updated at CHS

Shayna Rhoads, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018


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Carlisle High School changed their internet system over Thanksgiving break. Many students that use their own computers returned to find that there was no wireless internet for them to connect to. The system, which has already been put in place, will eventually have three different connections to get on...

To commit or not to commit: The difference between Early Action and Early Decision

To commit or not to commit: The difference between Early Action and Early Decision

December 11, 2018


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As college application season trucks on through the winter, many students are hearing back from colleges- and some are even deciding to make a commitment. When applying for college, students often have three choices of how to submit their college applications. Regular Decision, the most common way to s...

Baking to make things brighter: Students support the community through Project SHARE

Baking to make things brighter: Students support the community through Project SHARE

Carter Smith, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


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The holiday season is underway, and many students at Carlisle High School are embracing the season of giving, by baking cookies for the community this December. These cookies, made by classes and clubs at CHS, were delivered to Project SHARE Mon Dec 10, then delivered to the less-fortunate in the ...

Nearly nurses: CHS students complete CNA classes

Nearly nurses: CHS students complete CNA classes

Dyamond Jones, News Writer

December 6, 2018


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Carlisle High School offers a variety of co-op and career exploration programs that help make way for future chefs, nurses, and mechanics. Through a partnership with Carlisle Regional Medical Center and Harrisburg Area Community College, students can complete a 120-hour course in preparation for th...

Glossing it up: McGowan gymnasium ready for use after months of renovations (Photos)

Glossing it up: McGowan gymnasium ready for use after months of renovations (Photos)

Michael Raphael, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018


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After 6 months of renovations and construction,  the McGowan gymnasium is finally open and ready for use by students.   The full remodel included new bleachers, ceiling, floors, locker rooms and athletic training rooms.  Michael Black, the head principal of Carlisle High School, share...

Brewing up the First Cup: behind the scenes at Coffeehouse

Brewing up the First Cup: behind the scenes at Coffeehouse

Parker Shabala, News Writer

October 15, 2018


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Behind the brewing of Coffeehouse, and the chaos of preparation, there are students and teachers making sure it is just to taste.   Since the beginning of the school year, students and staff have been preparing for the first Coffeehouse, which took place on Sept 29. Introductory meetings started the...

Homecoming heroes: CHS class councils prepare for first dance of the year

Homecoming heroes: CHS class councils prepare for first dance of the year

Zack Mattaboni, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


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Every piece of Homecoming is meticulously and precisely planned by the Senior Class Council (SCC) and other students and staff yearly, and this year is no exception. A quarter of SCC, the Homecoming court committee, puts together the homecoming court election ballots. Senior Vasoula Petsinis, wh...

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