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Dancing through the school year: balancing ballet and school work

Dancing through the school year: balancing ballet and school work

Abigail Lindsay, Student Life Writer

January 4, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Balancing school work and ballet always keeps ballerinas on their toes. Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet (CPYB) is an internationally renowned classical ballet school, offering students amazing opportunity to train in the art of classical ballet. Their mission is to inspire, educate, and enrich lives through t...

By the kids, for the kids: Students prepare for MiniTHON

By the kids, for the kids: Students prepare for MiniTHON

Autiana Easley, Student Life Writer

December 21, 2017


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Carlisle High School offers many clubs and activities, but one special activity that is available to students is the MiniTHON club. Based on Penn State’s THON, MiniTHON is a student-run club, led by student advisors senior Sarah Swahlon, senior Katie Anderson, junior Kendra Fisher, senior Beth Petr...

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...

Jars of Joy: DIY festive holiday treats

Jars of Joy: DIY festive holiday treats

Verity Stine, Student Life Editor

December 15, 2017


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The holidays can be a busy time, not giving people a lot of opportunities to bake.  These holiday jars are easy to make and are good ideas for gifts. Hot cocoa Jar (Yields about 6 servings) Difficulty: Easy 3 cups instant nonfat dry milk ¾ cup granulated sugar ½ cup plus 1 tbsp bak...

Volunteer opportunities for the holidays

Volunteer opportunities for the holidays

Autiana Easley, Student Life Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Get involved this year with the Carlisle Community charities. Some people are not as fortunate as others, and there is always room for Carlisle students to help families have a fantastic Christmas. Donate food, money, and time to charities like Project Share, The Salvation Army, or donate toys to...

Turkeys and traditions: students discuss Thanksgiving favorites

Turkeys and traditions:  students discuss Thanksgiving favorites

Abigail Lindsay, Student Life Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

When you think of Thanksgiving many things can come to mind, from the traditional foods of turkey, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, and stuffing to spending time with important people in your life. Most importantly, it’s a time to think of everything you are thankful for in life. Every family h...

Students scare up the Halloween spirit with funky socks

Students scare up the Halloween spirit with funky socks

Verity Stine, Student Life Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Happy Halloween! ...

To Be Honest: New app brings fun and worries to CHS

To Be Honest: New app brings fun and worries to CHS

Abigail Lindsay, Student Life Writer

October 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The TBH app (which refers to the phrase “to be honest”) is here and ready to become a top social media. First launching in a single high school in Georgia, the TBH app is currently the number one free app in the Apple app store.  It has been estimated that this instantly popular social medi...

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