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Fortnite: A Free Game for Everyone

March 29, 2018

Fortnite Battle Royale, the free game mode by Epic Games, has amassed 10 million players in just 2 weeks. As of today, there are over 40 million downloads of the game.  The game was first released...

Why I Still Support Gun Rights

Why I Still Support Gun Rights

March 24, 2018

Yes, I know. This is a very inopportune time following the Parkland Mass Shooting and the Nationwide School Walkout on March 14, as well as the day before the March for Our Lives marches across...

The Best Movies of 2017

The Best Movies of 2017

March 23, 2018

There is a large variety of movies that people were calling the "best that was made" in the year of 2017, and they range from thrillers, horrors, sci-fi, action, comedy, all the way to animated...

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...

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