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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.

Questioning the questioner: a conversation with Ridge Wargins (Video)

Questioning the questioner: a conversation with Ridge Wargins (Video)

Skylar Bowers, Student Life Editor

January 14, 2019


Filed under Student Life

  As a popular figure at CHS, Ridge Wargins is known for his feature on Herd TV on Fridays. We took the opportunity to turn the camera on him, letting CHS students ask him questions....

Technology and studying: Which device reigns supreme?

Technology and studying: Which device reigns supreme?

Cameron Fritz, Publications Manager

January 14, 2019


Filed under Student Life

It seems like every day something new is being invented and another device is being released to the public. For students who are taught something new every day, this constant stream of discovery should be exciting. New ways to study and memorize will hopefully make learning easier and more efficient....

A New Year’s celebration: First Night in Carlisle

A New Year’s celebration: First Night in Carlisle

Kaitlyn Peck, Staff Writer

January 4, 2019


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Carlisle’s New Year’s Eve celebration sparked growth in the community as people joined together to start the New Year at First Night Carlisle. Despite the inclement weather on Dec 31, the town’s traditional celebration reeled in many participants. Activities such as carriage rides, wood and ice...

Midterms are on the horizon for the students of CHS

Midterms are on the horizon for the students of CHS

Summer Hollingsworth, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Midterms are coming up, and the pressure is real for a number of CHS students. Coming back to CHS on Nov 20 after 10 days of Thanksgiving break can be a shock to many students. In addition to getting back into the routine of going to bed early, waking up at a set time, and spending a large part of th...

Head of the Herd: Abbie Hurst

Head of the Herd: Abbie Hurst

Becca Winton, Website Editor-in-Chief

December 13, 2018


Filed under Head of the Herd, Seniors, Student Life

In this installment of Head of the Herd, Abbie Hurst discusses her time as a runner at CHS and her future plans.

Getting in the spirit of giving: Spirit Week kicks off Mini-THON

Getting in the spirit of giving: Spirit Week kicks off Mini-THON

Dyamond Jones and Carlin Diehl

November 28, 2018


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Carlisle High School’s Spirit Week is typically a week full of fun activities and school pride in preparation for Homecoming, but the lengthy gym renovations put a halt the on this CHS tradition, leaving the Student Council with a difficult situation. This forced them to rearrange spirit week to a t...

What’s over the corner: the Bison Corner

What’s over the corner: the Bison Corner

Skylar Bowers, Student Life Editor

November 12, 2018


Filed under Student Life

From Carlisle-themed clothing and accessories to snacks that students are constantly buying, on the corner next to the McGowen Gym is CHS’ school store: the Bison Corner. The Bison Corner is student-led and is managed by three seniors, Genia Purdy, Caroline Carson, and Abbey Levy. All three of...

Head of the Herd: Christian Kuhn

Becca Winton, Editor-in-Chief

November 2, 2018


Filed under Head of the Herd, Seniors, Student Life

Head of the Herd is a video profile of various seniors in the Class of 2019. Christian Kuhn discusses his involvement with Carlisle High School and future plans.

Traveling teens: a trip to Chocolate Town

Traveling teens: a trip to Chocolate Town

Ellie Knapp, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Chocolate, cows, and roller coasters might be the first things that come to mind when you hear Hershey, PA, but these things only hide the real gems in the town of The Sweestest Place on Earth. Founded by Milton Hershey, the creator of the Hershey Chocolate Company, this downtown area is much smal...

Cover that shoulder: Student perspectives on the dress code

Cover that shoulder: Student perspectives on the dress code

Parker Shabala, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

From crop tops, leggings, fingertip lengths shorts, to shirts that expose shoulders, students have been debating for many years about what they deem as appropriate for school. CHS students have weighed in their opinion on the school’s dress code about whether they perceive its rules to be fair o...

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