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  • May 14The senior class' last day is May 23.
  • May 14The honors banquet will take place on May 23 at 5:30 pm.
  • May 14Senior Renaissance will take place on May 29 in the McGowan Auditiorium.
  • May 14Matthew Oh placed first in the senior individual documentary category at state National History Day on May 10.
  • May 14The 2019 edition of Oracle is availible for pickup in the cafeteria this week
  • May 13Keystone Testing will take place this week (5/13-5/20). There will be an adjusted schedule most days.

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...

Cheesecake: Cake, pie or tart? (Editorial)

Cheesecake: Cake, pie or tart? (Editorial)

Reese Daugherty, Perspectives Writer

March 28, 2018

One of the most profound debates throughout history lies in the world of desserts. Specifically, a cream cheese and graham cracker crusted delicacy. For centuries, people have argued about the terminology and classification of this food: Is cheesecake a pie, cake, or a tart? According to FineCooki...

Pack it or sack it? Ideas for a healthy weekday lunch

Pack it or sack it? Ideas for a healthy weekday lunch

Abigail Lindsay, Student Life Writer

February 2, 2018

  Lunch, the 27 minutes a day students get to take a break from their crazy school day and enjoy eating.  Many students will choose to buy lunch from the school cafeteria, but those meals often aren’t quite what students want at lunch. Sophomore Annelise DeYoung said,“There is not a lot of fresh f...

The struggles of a gluten-free lifestyle (Editorial)

The struggles of a gluten-free lifestyle (Editorial)

Reese Daugherty, Perspectives Writer

January 23, 2018

In the past decade, a certain trend has swept its way across America. On various labels, menus, and even on some hygiene products are two infamous words: Gluten-Free. However, to the 3 million Americans who suffer from the autoimmune condition called Celiac Disease, this is no trend and often leaves co...

Jars of Joy: DIY festive holiday treats

Jars of Joy: DIY festive holiday treats

Verity Stine, Student Life Editor

December 15, 2017

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...

Pack or Snack: What the cafeteria doesn’t serve (Editorial)

Pack or Snack: What the cafeteria doesn’t serve (Editorial)

Treston Johnson, Perspectives Writer

October 6, 2017

According to an online poll of CHS students, 33% admitted to having dietary restrictions including one or more of the following: gluten intolerance, dairy intolerance, and a vegan/vegetarian regimen. This means that more than one third of students who currently attend Carlisle High School must be cautious...

Pizza party: the best places to get pizza in Carlisle

Pizza party: the best places to get pizza in Carlisle

Becca Winton, Staff Writer

January 9, 2017

Carlisle is home to many great pizza parlors, including Miseno’s, Marcello’s, Vinny’s, and more. There is much debate among Carlislians as to what the best pizza place is in town because there are many favorites. Miseno’s is a clear favorite in Carlisle, so here are some other places to get so...

AHEC Oktoberfest: the Celebration of Culture

AHEC Oktoberfest: the Celebration of Culture

Meg Tate, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016

For the past eight years the Carlisle Barracks have hosted an Oktoberfest event free for the public.  The Carlisle Oktoberfest occurred this past weekend from Thursday October 6 through Monday October 9.  This event in Carlisle is based off of the long term traditional event in Munich, Germany. Oktoberfest...

The Happy Chen restaurant serves happy customers (Review)

The Happy Chen restaurant serves happy customers (Review)

Releigh Norrell, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016

  The Happy Chen restaurant is fairly new in the Carlisle area and is located at 1161 Harrisburg Pike Carlisle, PA 17013. The restaurant has plenty of choices ranging from chicken to Lo Mein to beef along with many other selections. They have over 100 choices on the menu including a spe...

Morning Motivation: Try these breakfast recipes

Morning Motivation: Try these breakfast recipes

Brooklyn Norrell, Student Life Editor & Co-Webmaster

April 11, 2016

Waking up early is not an easy task but with the right breakfast, the task becomes a little less horrendous. Between cupcakes, croissants, and smoothies, breakfast can be something everybody wants to get up for. Pancake Cupcakes with Maple-Bacon Buttercream Frosting 12 servings Ingredien...

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