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FLOWERS FOR ALL: All six hoco-court nominees pose with bouquets of flowers and smiles.

Disco Reflections: Homecoming Week Recap

Jenna Coller, Editor-in-Chief October 15, 2023

Every year, the week of the Homecoming game and dance is chaotic at CHS, with Student Council held events and spirit week, a Wingin' It show, the Powderpuff Game, and each Class Council pulling together...

SET HIKE: The Carlisle football team prepares to snap the ball on Friday, October 7 against State College.

Hungry for a Win: Carlisle Football hopes to snap six game losing streak against CV

Hannah Stoner, Editor-in-Chief October 13, 2023

Carlisle High School’s homecoming football game was held on Friday, October 7 in Ken Millen Stadium. The Herd went into the game with a five game losing streak, and extended that losing streak to six....

Seniors Morgan Hayes, Amelia Morris, and Maddy Coombs represent country club tennis in Oracle!

Herd Before Hoco: CHS’s Homecoming Spirit Week 2023 (Gallery)

Kathrin Bryson and Jenna Coller October 3, 2023

Student Council's Homecoming Spirit Week kicked off this year on Monday October 2 leading up to the Homecoming Football game on Friday October 6 and Dance on Saturday October 7! Here are some looks from...

DISCO INFERNO: CHS Stuco will be selling Homecoming tickets for $15 each at every lunch until the day before the dance, October 6th.

Get Psyched to Get Down: 2023’s Homecoming is Here

Jillian Grimes, News Editor October 2, 2023

While everyone is getting back into the groove of the school year, CHS is kicking it off with a gig, the 2023-24 Homecoming. The dance will be held on Saturday October 7, similar to other years will...

NOW SHOWING: One of the dancefloors showcased a Now Showing platform with a spotlight shining on it. Which made the perfect place to take students group dance photos.

Red Carpet Ready: 2022’s Homecoming Restores Normality within School Events

Jillian Grimes, News Editor November 8, 2022

CHS’s Homecoming Dance has not been the same for the last two years. With the restrictions of COVID-19 affecting everything, from the amount of students able to attend, to the dance experience not occurring...

Kelina Ellis-King (left), Natalya Maggiore (center), and Savawn Martin (right) are prepared for an intense round of Bingo.

Periscope Paparazzi: CHS Homecoming Spirit Week 2022 (Gallery)

Jenna Coller, Editor-in-Chief October 17, 2022

  Scroll down to see how some students celebrated CHS's Homecoming Spirit Week this year! Monday: Nursery School vs. Nursing Home Tuesday: Adam Sandler Wednesday: BBQ Dad Vs. Soccer Mom Thursday:...

ONE BY ONE: This is an overview of the front racks of 200 dresses that Jessicas Closet had donated to them by Macys.  Jessicas Closet works to get dresses into the hands of high school students that may not be able to afford them.

Rebranded, renamed, reinvented: ‘Jessica’s Closet’ launches in Carlisle

Jillian Grimes, News Editor February 27, 2022

The perfect dress is one of the many elements of a student's school dance experience. The cost of dress for a dance, especially prom, can averagely range anywhere from $100 to $600 and some can sell for...

NEW TO THE BLOCK: Even though homecoming looks a lot different than it has in previous years, CHS is still showing school spirit for this years homecoming week, by hanging up decor in the halls, such as this Bison Block Party banner.

CHS Homecoming 2020: Overcoming the ‘blocks’

Jillian Grimes, News Editor November 4, 2020

Homecoming this year at CHS looked much different than it has in previous years, due to COVID restrictions and regulations. The student council had to think outside the box to hold a form of Homecoming...

Home of the Herd: Homecoming Edition

Home of the Herd: Homecoming Edition

Periscope staff November 4, 2020

Since you can’t always be here on campus, we thought we’d bring campus to you, with weekly glimpses of life around CHS! Especially this week--HOMECOMING 2020! But we can’t be everywhere either,...

A CHANCE TO CHEER: Seniors had the opportunity to attend their first football game of the year, a rescheduled matchup against State College. top (left to right): Cara Sandefur, Bryn Lafferty, Kathleen O’Neill, Noah Patterson
bottom (left to right): Lulu Herman, Lydia Welling, Maya Neiberg, Jonathan Cox. Carlisle lost, 29-38.

Coming together despite the challenges: senior year in the chaos of 2020

Kathleen O'Neill November 4, 2020

The members of the senior class of 2021 have had to endure a lot of change in the past six months of their lives. They lost an entire marking period of their junior year, including both prom and finals...

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