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Bacon, Friend or Foe?

Bacon, Friend or Foe?

March 14, 2018

Bacon is commended for its versatility in cooking and for its flavor, but is bacon a leading factor in obesity?  Over the recent decades, bacon has become one of America's favorite foods, with...

‘Grease’ is the Word!

‘Grease’ is the Word!

March 7, 2018

CHS always puts on a well-known musical and this year the classic musical Grease was the word! English teacher Lauren Gill and music teacher Jim Walker directed the show which had performances on Mar...

CHS Cheerleaders Should Cheer for Girls’ Sports

CHS Cheerleaders Should Cheer for Girls’ Sports

March 1, 2018

Almost every school in America has cheerleaders who root for sports teams and attend their own competitions. However, while CHS has cheerleaders, it's a well-known fact that our award-winning cheerleaders...

‘American Vandal’ Satirizes Documentaries

March 1, 2018

The Netflix mockumentary series American Vandal follows an aspiring sophomore documentarian as he investigates the latest crime at Hanover High: 27 spray-painted phallic symbols mysteriously appear...

SAT: Required or Not?

SAT: Required or Not?

February 23, 2018

Students across the United States are busy preparing for the upcoming standardized test that might or might not determine their future. SAT: the word that sends a shiver down every junior's spine.  ...

45’s First Year Graded

45’s First Year Graded

February 22, 2018

2017 was a very controversial year in the political landscape. Donald Trump was sworn in as President of the United States on January 20th, and, the next day, the first ever Women's March on Washingto...

Valentine’s Day Overrated?

Valentine’s Day Overrated?

February 22, 2018

Another Valentine's Day has come and gone, and with it a mess of equal parts happiness and disappointment. This supposedly love-filled event has become a controversial topic as people question whether its intentions...

Sexism in Our Music

February 14, 2018

Turning the radio from '80's Pop to Today's Hits is a big shift—and not just because we go from Steven Tyler's raspy, all-natural voice to the synthetic hip-hop beats of the 2000's.   Music has always revolved around love and relationships, but the way that we address women and sex in today's mus...

The Sudden Appearance of Hope: A Genius Concept

The Sudden Appearance of Hope: A Genius Concept

February 3, 2018

It's an average day. You wake up, get ready for school, and grab some breakfast. On the way out the door, you see your mom in the kitchen.  "Bye, mom," you say.  She looks at you, quizzically, but manages to stammer, "Who are you?"  This is t...

‘Pitch Perfect 3’ Repeats Successful Tune

‘Pitch Perfect 3’ Repeats Successful Tune

January 25, 2018

Imagine you just got out of college, and the one thing you really love is taken away. Pitch Perfect 3 is a movie following a group of a capella singers "The Bellas," in their journey to stardom after...

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