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Trying to Find Peace in a Stressful World

Trying to Find Peace in a Stressful World

December 20, 2016

Trying to balance grades, a social life, sports, work, and family can all be very stressful. Teenagers also have the additional stress of dealing with drama and schoolwork. Sometimes trying to find a way...

It’s the Holiday Season

It’s the Holiday Season

December 20, 2016

It's the most wonderful time of the year... Can you believe it's almost time for Christmas and the year is about to end? Well, you are not dreaming because the merry days are awaiting us. During these...

Finding a Jobs as a Teen

Finding a Jobs as a Teen

December 12, 2016

As always, this year at CHS many students will be looking for jobs to make money. However having a job, especially if it's your first one, can be a good experience to help you become responsible and...

Multiple Extra Curricular Activities Affect Student Stress

Multiple Extra Curricular Activities Affect Student Stress

December 12, 2016

School is stressful enough with all the homework, tests and dead lines to get everything in.Could you imagine doing multiple extra curricular activates on top of that? Yet, many CHS students participate...

Do We Have a Dress Code?

Do We Have a Dress Code?

December 8, 2016

You just got the cutest crop top with ripped jeans or coolest shirt that you want everybody to see. Do you think your cool clothing should not be permitted because of a dress code? Every public school...

Senior Year: It’s No Walk to the Stage

Senior Year: It’s No Walk to the Stage

December 6, 2016

Senior year. It is what every underclassman dreams of. The ability to just sit on top of the mountain, and do whatever you want, right? Well, that is not as accurate as you may think. There are many trials...

Six Festive Holiday Desserts

Six Festive Holiday Desserts

December 6, 2016

The time has finally arrived. Everyone is merry; creativity is sparked; there might even be snow. But the holiday season just isn't the holiday season without some festive desserts to go with it. Here...

Five Books to Read This Winter

Five Books to Read This Winter

December 6, 2016

Time to add five new items to your Christmas wish list. The Next Queen of Heaven by Gregory Maguire - In the fictional town of Thebes, New York Leontina Scales is delivered a nasty blow to the head in ...

Steel Band: The Three-Season Committment

Lucas Huie and Nicole Gunderson

December 6, 2016

Filed under Features

CHS Steel Drum Band is a fun, unconventional music program, but it can be very demanding.  Practice can run for hours and take place almost everyday after school.  Many students would like to take part in this, but have other after school activities that interfere. There are some students who do decide to participate, however, and they willingly make the sacrifice. The band has around 20 to 30 members each year, so they...

What We Fear the Most

What We Fear the Most

December 2, 2016

"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself."

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