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Deferred Denied or Admitted: The End Results of the College Application Process

Deferred Denied or Admitted: The End Results of the College Application Process

Stefana Avara, Staff

Every Spring, high school seniors across the world go home and anxiously check their mailboxes, looking for the letter that will determine the fate of their next four years of education. Many students refer to the college application process that typically takes place in the fall as "the most stressful part of senior year." After hours spent perfecting applications and resumes, when students hear back from the colleges they applied to, they will either be deferred, denied or admitted. Students here...  Read More »

Feb 22

  • Cinderella Produced as Spring Musical January 26, 2017
  • New Club Lets You Color Your Cares Away January 18, 2017
  • Does CHS Really Recycle? January 18, 2017

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New Edition Biopic Sizzles

New Edition Biopic Sizzles

Tatyana Jeter, Staff

Over four million viewers tuned into a six-hour and three-night event on BET on January 24, 25 and 26, 2017. The BET biopic sizzled with the rise of the 80s iconic R&B boy band New Edition, earning BET record-smashing ratings with the series being the highest-rated for BET in 5 years. The series follows the young Ronnie DeVoe, Bobby Brown, Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins and Ralph Tresvant from their rough start as a few talented kids performing at local talent shows living in the housing projects...  Read More »

Feb 24

  • ‘Lady Maybe’: Historical Romance at its Best February 22, 2017
  • Washington Strikes Gold Once Again February 1, 2017
  • Miss Peregrine: Oddly Dark, Yet Typical January 26, 2017

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What Teens Get Each Other For Valentine’s Day

What Teens Get Each Other For Valentine’s Day

Lauryl Thomas and Alex Green

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, students are rushing around getting their friends, family, and significant others gifts.The usual gifts include teddy bears, chocolate, flowers, and jewelry. But what do teens get people? Do teens get basic Valentine's Day gifts, or do they do something special? "I'm getting gifts for my best friends. I'm probably going to get them something really simple like chocolate or their favorite candy. It's really basic, but it’s the thought that counts,"...  Read More »

Feb 15

  • Your Life Forecast: February Horoscopes February 15, 2017
  • Simple but Adorable Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts February 13, 2017
  • Top ‘Cheesy’ Pickup Lines February 13, 2017

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Students Balancing School and Sports

Students Balancing School and Sports

Rediet Girma, Staff

Balancing school and sports can be really stressful and difficult. Keeping up a 2.0 can seem fairly easy, but for some athletes that can be a challenge. Athletes have to keep up their GPA in order to play any sport. If you don't keep up a 2.0 by the end of the quarter you are automatically kicked of the team with no exceptions. Coaches are informed of their athletes' grades every quarter. "[Coach T.O.] doesn’t play when it comes to our grades; he does whatever he can to help us keep our grades...  Read More »

Feb 22

  • Winter vs. Fall Sports January 26, 2017
  • Bowl Season Disappoints January 13, 2017
  • Color Rush Uniforms: Stylish or Overdoing It?  January 4, 2017

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Staff Profile

Staff Profile – Ben Corcoran
Ben Corcoran

Webmaster

I am a senior at CHS. I started working with The Comet during my freshman year, where I mostly wrote reviews. In my junior and senior years, I have drifted more into design. I am responsible for maintaining...  Read More »

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PTSA Teachers are Heroes Award

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