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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


Filed under Student Life

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...

Kate Manti

Kate Manti

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019


Filed under Humans of CHS

"I enjoy writing because I know it is a critical life skill, and I know that my communication through my writing can be an important tool used by others."

Tips for Testing: SAT Prep

Tips for Testing: SAT Prep

Kaitlyn Peck, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Scholastic Aptitude Tests, known commonly as the SATs, leave a trail of high school students under copious amounts of stress. SATs are tests that challenge and score a student’s academic skill set. Almost every student goes through the SAT jitters. “Honestly, my main concern was, am I going to test well enough...

Wyatt Yost

Wyatt Yost

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

February 22, 2019


Filed under Humans of CHS

"I enjoy doing outside activities like hunting and fishing because I find it peaceful and I like the hands-on experience."

Sweat now, succeed later: Football starts off-season training

Sweat now, succeed later: Football starts off-season training

Shayna Rhoads, Sports Writer

February 21, 2019


Filed under Sports

The Carlisle High School football team is looking to start next season strong with some off-season training. Both returning players and students who are considering playing are able to go to the training sessions.   The practices are an effort for the team to have the best possible season in the upc...

Ship Start: a new head start to college

Ship Start: a new head start to college

Skylar Bowers, Student Life Editor

February 20, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

AP and honor classes are intended to prepare students for college courses, but what better way to get ready than to take the college class first-hand? Ship Start is a program offered by Shippensburg University (SU) that allows CHS students to earn college credits while attending high school. T...

Shooting stars: Catching up with freshman Dylan Young (Video)

Shooting stars: Catching up with freshman Dylan Young (Video)

Lillianne Hogsten, Photography Editor

February 18, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

In 2019, Dylan Young was the only freshman to make the varsity basketball team.  The 5'11" shooting guard recently sat down with Periscope's Lillianne Hogsten to share his thoughts on the season, the Carlisle Crazies, and his hopes for future seasons. ...

Jordan Lamason

Jordan Lamason

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019


Filed under Humans of CHS

“I put effort into my schoolwork because I know if I am successful now, I could be in the future and it motivates me to do great things.”

The gender divide: Why are some classes not evenly represented? (Editorial)

The gender divide: Why are some classes not evenly represented? (Editorial)

Skylar Bowers, Michael Raphael, and Carlin Diehl

February 13, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Traditionally, there has been a lack of gender diversity in certain types of classes such as the arts, mathematics, and sciences. These ratios have stayed the same for a long time, this presumingly because of gender stereotyping and standards. This is the truth for many schools, including our own. ...

Learning to hand jive: A behind the scene look at “Grease” practices (slideshow)

Learning to hand jive: A behind the scene look at “Grease” practices (slideshow)

Mia Byus, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Media, Student Life

As the annual CHS Musical is coming up, the student cast rehearses daily to get ready to perform their parts in Grease. Performance dates are Feb 21, 22 and 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Emma Barr auditorium. Box office hours and dates are Feb 5-6, 12-13, 18-20 from 3:00 to 5:30 p.m.,  21 & 22 fro...

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