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Team Comet: Run, Run, Run!

November 8, 2013

Today, many people run for enjoyment or exercise; it is a way to stay fit and healthy. But running can also be a way for many organizations to raise money for their causes. Recently two run were held he...

Catonsville High School’s October Artists of the Month

Catonsville High School’s October Artists of the Month

November 5, 2013

The Comet has once again selected two of CHS’ extraordinary artists to showcase as the October Artists of the Month. The artists this month are seniors Joe DeWitt and Natalie Bockmiller. Art has been a constant thro...

The Battle Against Sleep

November 5, 2013

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

Food, water, or sleep- if you had a choice, what would you pick? Out of the three, sleep is probably the most important thing for teenagers. Ironically, teenagers are the ones who barely ever get enough sleep. According to the National Sleep Foundation, teenagers should get at least eight to nine hours of sleep each night. One study found that only 15% of teens reported sleeping eight and one-half hours a night. Skipping sleep...

Catonsville High School Steel Drum band

Catonsville High School Steel Drum band

October 30, 2013

The Steel Drum band has a reputation for being one of the most respectable clubs at Catonsville High School.  Participating in almost 28 concerts a year and practicing almost every day after school, the ...

Gaining Prestige: CHS’s Semifinalists

October 30, 2013

The National Merit® Program is a competition between high school students for recognition and college scholarships. Every year, the National Merit® Scholarship Corporation receives Preliminary SAT/National...

Car of the Month!

Shahricka Anwar, Staff Writer

October 28, 2013

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

Senior Shay Gregory  drives a 2000 black Honda Civic. His car is pretty basic: it has a manual transmission and no remote functions. He does, however, have a security system installed in the car.   There’s a story associated with this car. When Gregory was around the age of 12, his dad had a Silver Honda Civic. It had a manual transmission and good amount of miles. That car ended up stolen, an overall horrible situation...

The PSAT Aftermath

The PSAT Aftermath

October 28, 2013

Students at CHS recently took the PSAT on October 16th. All sophomores and juniors, as well as ninth graders in Honors and GT classes were required to take the test during the first half of the school d...

Pumpkin Spice Season (aka Fall)

Pumpkin Spice Season (aka Fall)

October 24, 2013

With each day of October that passes and each leaf that falls, I can practically hear the words “pumpkin spice” being whispered by each gust of wind which blows across the town. Ahh, yes, autumn. T...

Catonsville High’s App-solute Favorite Apps

Catonsville High’s App-solute Favorite Apps

October 24, 2013

Lots of students at CHS have an Apple or Android device. Smartphones can be seen throughout the morning and afternoon. Even some teachers and administrators are known to be attached to their smartphones....

Students Who Excel in Rec/Travel Sports

Students Who Excel in Rec/Travel Sports

October 22, 2013

Every year there are students who wear their school sports jerseys and spiritwear before games. But, there are many students who don’t play sports in school, and students don’t get the credit they ...

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