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  • December 11Club Day will be Wed. Jan 22
  • December 3Winterball will be Sat. Jan. 25 at 7 at Carlisle Comfort Suites, tickets are $15
  • October 23Wed. Jan 22 spirit day is Party in the USA
  • October 7Thurs. Jan 23 spirit day is Scholar vs. Baller
  • October 7There will be a Coffeehouse on Fri. Jan. 10 at 7 in the Swartz Auditorium

Tik Tok Takeover: is it safe ‘For You’ ?

Tik Tok Takeover: is it safe ‘For You’ ?

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

Tik Tok is a popular app that creates a fun environment with many types of genres of videos. Vlogs, song parodies, and other types of videos people feel like uploading are found on the app. The app can be found in millions of Americans' mobile devices.  According to Business Of Apps, there were 800 million dow...

Putting yourself first: Self care tips for the winter

Putting yourself first: Self care tips for the winter

Zsilas Michael Hughes, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

Self-care during the winter requires the management of mental, physical, and emotional health. The imperativeness to fuel all three is tremendous, due to the increase in seasonal depression, decrease in most immune system strength, and overall health slump throughout the months of November, December, a...

Beyond the barre: life after high school for CHS dancers

Beyond the barre: life after high school for CHS dancers

Samantha Martin, Editor in Chief

November 26, 2019

From the studios at Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet (CPYB) to the barre at Carlisle Ballet, the Carlisle area has its fair share of dance studios--and with them come student dancers. These students spend hours learning discipline and patience while perfecting their pirouettes, giving up week after week of sp...

No sleep ’til senior year: Junior year challenges students

No sleep ’til senior year: Junior year challenges students

Zsilas Michael Hughes, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

Junior year, 11th Grade, a rising senior. No matter what you call it these 180 days of focused education, this year is perceived to be one of the most difficult in high school. Junior year is filled with educational responsibilities, extracurricular scheduling, and the impact of emotional changes....

Chaotic crowds: Freshmen class takes over Swartz

Chaotic crowds: Freshmen class takes over Swartz

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

September 27, 2019

A new school year can bring students and administrators many new experiences.  One new thing that the whole school is feeling the effect of is this year's freshmen class being the largest class size at CHS.   With around 450 students in the freshman class alone, in addition to the sophomore and...

From living room to classroom: The pros and cons of attending school with siblings

From living room to classroom: The pros and cons of attending school with siblings

Skylar Bowers, Student Life Editor

March 28, 2019

There are many siblings that are attending CHS at the same time, including Joey and Jenna Bramble (junior and sophomore), Lanie and Robert Lissner (senior and junior), and Genia and Abby Purdy (senior and freshman). All the siblings have expressed positive feelings with being there for each other ...

Head of the Herd: Kaitlynn den Hoed

Head of the Herd: Kaitlynn den Hoed

Becca Winton, Website Editor-in-Chief

March 22, 2019

In this episode of Head of the Herd, Kaitlynn den Hoed shared her passion for animals and her future plans for after high school. den Hoed is excited to travel and become a zoologist.

Heroes in the Herd: Marra’s battle of life vs. leukemia

Heroes in the Herd: Marra’s battle of life vs. leukemia

Ayb Graham, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019

Many posters line the walls of CHS, including one titled “Pennies for Patients.” Most people walk by the poster without a second glance, but a closer inspection of the poster reveals multiple hardships and battles against cancer, including one of our very own members of the Herd: Max Marra. Marr...

Only one life: the advantages of leading a healthy lifestyle

Only one life: the advantages of leading a healthy lifestyle

Kaitlyn Peck, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

Enduring a healthy lifestyle can be quite a struggle for high school students. Besides just eating vegetables and fruits, there are many other factors that can influence a healthy life. Opening up to a new way of living could ultimately have a lasting effect on someone’s life. Health affects lives in m...

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