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Carmen looks back on the good times and the bad

Carmen looks back on the good times and the bad

By Emilie Plesset June 3, 2013

The first day of freshman year I walked through the doors of the Bulldog Lobby shy, four feet 10-and-a-half inches tall and extremely sheltered. Four years later, I leave CHS a full inch-and-a-half taller...

‘Crew Cuts’ reveals a more mature Hoodie Allen

‘Crew Cuts’ reveals a more mature Hoodie Allen

By Emilie Plesset, Online Editor-in-Chief April 25, 2013

Steven Markowitz, otherwise known as rapper Hoodie Allen, stands out among past graduates from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School. Since leaving a coveted job at Google, Allen’s efforts...

Radio stations ring in holiday cheer too early

Radio stations ring in holiday cheer too early

By Emilie Plesset, Online Editor-in-Chief November 30, 2012

 November is usually marked by Veteran’s Day, a new school quarter, fall boots, jackets and a satisfying Thanksgiving meal. Recently, however it also means the beginning of the non-stop playing of Christmas...

Athlete of the Month: Katie Jenkins

Athlete of the Month: Katie Jenkins

By Emilie Plesset, Online Editor-In-Chief May 30, 2012

She is known as one of the best players in the county. Junior shortstop Katie Jenkins, co-captain of the softball team, has coaches throughout the county gushing over her offensive and defensive capabilities. Katie...

Departments offer new electives

Departments offer new electives

By Emilie Plesset, Online Opinions Editor December 20, 2011

 CHS students will find more electives from which to choose for the 2012-2013 school year. The new electives that will be offered are Model UN, Peace Studies, Impact: A Survey in Modern American History,...

Student wins two gold medals at Paralympics

By Emilie Plesset, Online Opinions Editor September 28, 2011

As the timer counted down the remaining seconds in the Jimi Flowers Paralympic Meet at the Colorado Olympic Training Center this past June, sophomore Ben Ertman swam his fastest and won the gold medal...

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