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PowerSchool app: the tool that never was (Editorial)

PowerSchool app: the tool that never was (Editorial)

Carter Smith, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019


Filed under Perspectives

In the Carlisle Area School District, students and parents are able to monitor grades through a program called PowerSchool. Earlier this decade, the company released a mobile app so that users could monitor their grades instantaneously. While this app is meant to aid families, in recent years, the resourc...

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."

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."

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...

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.”

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...

Morgan Sayers

Morgan Sayers

Hunter Nace, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Humans of CHS

“My favorite hobby is drawing.  I am enrolled in an art class currently here at CHS. Art is my favorite hobby for many reasons.  I think art is very stress relieving and that it is very exciting to see the end result.”

A bit of both worlds: Student-athletes participate in Shakespeare

A bit of both worlds: Student-athletes participate in Shakespeare

Kaitlyn Peck, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

William Shakespeare never ran cross country, but CHS students can while also bringing his works to life. CHS has a wide variety of students who not only take part in athletic events but also performs in the arts. While both activities may appear strenuous to an athlete’s schedule, they are still able t...

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....

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