The Observer

Fatal teen accidents decline due to GDL programs

By By Natalie Geisler, Editor-in-Chief

November 29, 2010

A recent study conducted by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found the number of fatal car crashes involving 16- and 17- year olds has declined between 2004 and 2008.   All vehicle-related fatalities have seen a decline, and from 2008 to 2009, the total reached its lowest amount...

Hackers’ attempt at amends met with mixed results

By By Natalie Geisler, Editor-in-Chief, and Hannah Phillips, Features Editor

October 1, 2010

Two students involved in last year’s hacking scandal are back in the spotlight, this time with a plea for forgiveness and a program aiming to help students cope with the various pressures of high school. Seniors Bradley Boyland and Bradley Rotter created Teen Talks, and held their first meeting Sept. 2...

Students, staff mourn loss of teacher Becky Gerlowski

By By Natalie Geisler and Andrea Mirviss, Editors-in-Chief

June 2, 2010

Becky Gerlowski, who taught Web Design, Guided Research and Computer Programming at CHS, died May 15 at age 39 due to complications with her 22-year-long battle with cancer. She will be survived by her husband and her three sons and two stepsons. “Mrs. Becky Gerlowski was a role model for each...

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