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Recent NEWS Stories

Following appointment of new committee leader Jeff Raatz, officials consider effect of government on schools, anticipate future changes

December 13, 2018

On Nov. 9, Sen. Dennis Kruse stepped down from his role as the leader of the education committee in...

School Board President Layla Spanenberg discusses plans for upcoming term following reelection

December 13, 2018

Apurva Manas As a group, do you think you work well together? Why do you think you all got re-elected? ...

News Briefs 12.13

December 13, 2018

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Practically Perfect in Every Way: Mary Poppins Returns Review by Emily Carlisle

Recent ENTERTAINMENT Stories

Rock Bottom?: CHS students, head of WHJE examine rap recently overtaking rock music for most popular music genre

Rock Bottom?: CHS students, head of WHJE examine rap recently overtaking rock music for most popular music genre

December 13, 2018

Elvis Presley, the Beatles, Little Richard, Ray Charles, and The Rolling Stones—these are the names...

The Best Entertainment Events of the Year: Read the opinions of Entertainment Reporters Lily McAndrews and Ashwin Prasad

The Best Entertainment Events of the Year: Read the opinions of Entertainment Reporters Lily McAndrews and Ashwin Prasad

December 13, 2018

The impact of Black Panther—Lily McAndrews The best Entertainment event of the year was the release...

Turning it Around: Dancer, junior Kendyl Smith commends creation of pointe shoes in new skin tones

Turning it Around: Dancer, junior Kendyl Smith commends creation of pointe shoes in new skin tones

December 13, 2018

I am excited that different shades of pointe shoes and tights that match diverse skin tones are being...

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Recent SPORTS Stories

The boy’s swim team prepares for their meet against Homestead and Zionsville.

The boy’s swim team prepares for their meet against Homestead and Zionsville.

December 20, 2018

According to Head Coach Chris Plumb, the men’s swimming team is preparing for its upcoming meet on...

Greyhounds girls basketball team splits games over the weekend, prepares for Lawrence Central

Greyhounds girls basketball team splits games over the weekend, prepares for Lawrence Central

December 20, 2018

The Carmel Greyhounds girls basketball team had an active weekend losing against the North Central Panthers...

Winter cheerleading will support the women’s basketball team on Dec. 21.

Winter cheerleading will support the women’s basketball team on Dec. 21.

December 19, 2018

The game will be held at home and start at 7:30 p.m. in the Eric Clark Activity Center. The women’s...

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From the Heart: In face of excessive consumerism, students should consider making handmade gifts during holiday season

Recent PERSPECTIVES Stories

Be Ethical: Students should research brands to encourage fair labor practices, dissuade exploitative child labor

Be Ethical: Students should research brands to encourage fair labor practices, dissuade exploitative child labor

December 13, 2018

The holiday season is all about love, food, snow—and best of all: gifts. ‘Tis the season when Santa...

Popping Into Holiday Music: Upbeat nature of pop-style holiday music is superior to classic holiday music

Popping Into Holiday Music: Upbeat nature of pop-style holiday music is superior to classic holiday music

December 13, 2018

From November to January, holiday music is and will be heard everywhere you go. Department stores, car...

Knitting a Gnome: Here’s How

Knitting a Gnome: Here’s How

December 13, 2018

To accompany her column on hand-made gifts, reporter Lily McAndrews shares a knitting tutorial for making...

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Junior Ellie Austin

Junior Ellie Austin

December 13, 2018

“During the holidays, I do a lot to help out, specifically through my church. I often help out at the...

Vanilla Meringues

Vanilla Meringues

December 13, 2018

This recipe was submitted by freshman Christina "Chris" Carmichael, who said this recipe is significant...

Oreo Pop-Tarts

Oreo Pop-Tarts

December 13, 2018

This recipe was submitted by junior Thomas Gimeno, who said he tried out this recipe for the first time...

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Kid’s Corner gets ready to start a new preschool class
Big Game Club sells merchandise to support breast cancer awareness

Big Game Club sells merchandise to support breast cancer awareness

January 22, 2019

Brad Pearson, sponsor of Big Game Club, has announced that the club plans to support breast cancer awareness.             “It’s...

Coquettes team works into new year

January 21, 2019

With the arrival of 2019, the coquettes dance team has worked to successfully transition into the second...

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Extended Culture: Students, teachers consider impacts of having extended family live far away, cultural benefits that come along

Recent FEATURE Stories

A Way To Stay: Students find unusual ways to stay in Carmel despite parents moving; administrators discuss how to properly facilitate this

A Way To Stay: Students find unusual ways to stay in Carmel despite parents moving; administrators discuss how to properly facilitate this

December 13, 2018

Last January, junior Yueze “Jimmy” Liu came home to a flooded basement. He had just returned from...

Holiday Stress(tivities): Students, staff consider how holiday season can be  more stressful than relaxing, discuss how to relieve stress

Holiday Stress(tivities): Students, staff consider how holiday season can be more stressful than relaxing, discuss how to relieve stress

December 13, 2018

While people often see the holiday season as cheerful time to unwind and spend with friends and family,...

Ending Hate : Students, community deem hate crimes  ineffective, emphasize need for hate crime law

Ending Hate : Students, community deem hate crimes ineffective, emphasize need for hate crime law

November 16, 2018

Although he goes to a different synagogue, junior Josh Honig said the hate crime on Congregation Shaarey...

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Insomnia Cookies Review
“Free Solo”: A Cinematic Masterpiece chronicling Alex Honnold’s Attempt to Scale El Capitan [Reel Talk]

“Free Solo”: A Cinematic Masterpiece chronicling Alex Honnold’s Attempt to Scale El Capitan [Reel Talk]

November 8, 2018

As I watched “Free Solo,” all I kept thinking was Alex Honnold cannot be human. No sane person would...

Rock & Roll & School: “School of Rock” shows how fun and education can be intertwined [Reel Talk]

Rock & Roll & School: “School of Rock” shows how fun and education can be intertwined [Reel Talk]

May 17, 2018

“School of Rock” is a must-see for everyone simply because it makes you remember how it felt to be...

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Tying it All Together

Recent JUST A MINUTE Stories

All the Stars

All the Stars

November 16, 2018

GRAPHIC: Cramming for Midterms?

GRAPHIC: Cramming for Midterms?

October 25, 2018

Over the Years

Over the Years

September 21, 2018

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