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Creative Writing Club arranged to meet Oct. 31

Cara Roberge

October 15, 2018


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The Creative Writing Club is having its second meeting of the year on Oct. 31, in room E131. They will be hanging locker signs, and participating in a given writing prompt. Last meeting was on Sept. 26th. They did a Care to Share which club member Kierstyn Hubbard described as her favorite part because, ...

Speech team to meet Oct. 18 to practice for upcoming competition

Speech team to meet Oct. 18 to practice for upcoming competition

Isabella White

October 15, 2018


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The next meeting for the speech team will be Oct. 18 in room E149 at 3:15 after school. Katelyn Wang, speech team member and sophomore, said team members will use this time to practice for their upcoming competition, which will be Oct. 27, according to speech team sponsor Jacleen Joiner. In order to ...

FCCLA to sew stockings for soldiers Nov. 3

FCCLA to sew stockings for soldiers Nov. 3

Ashwin Prasad

October 15, 2018


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With homecoming and the Fall Leadership Rally in the rearview mirror, FCCLA is turning their attention to various community service projects that they will undertake for the remainder of 2018. The club meets on Oct. 18., where they will sew stockings for U.S. soldiers overseas. These stockings will be deli...

Intramurals first meeting scheduled for the week after fall break

October 14, 2018


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Intramurals is scheduled to have its first meeting the week after fall break. The specific date has not yet been announced. At the last meeting, new ideas and sports were planned and decided for the upcoming year. Some of the sports that students want to implement this year are 6-on-6 volleyball an...

School Resource Officers (SROs) to change set-up of anonymous alert system

School Resource Officers (SROs) to change set-up of anonymous alert system

Alanna Wu

October 11, 2018


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School Resource Officers (SROs) at CHS plan to change the anonymous alert system so that alerts are no longer fully anonymous. According to SRO Scott Moore, this is so that officers can reach students who may be in imminent danger at the time of the alert. “Before, (we couldn’t) unless they left their informa...

DECA members to attend role play training sessions during SRT

DECA members to attend role play training sessions during SRT

Natalie Khamis

October 11, 2018


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DECA members who have signed up to compete in a role play at the district competition scheduled for Jan. 12 will attend training sessions during SRT throughout the month of November. Aubrie Bradbury, chief operating officer and senior, said DECA wants to renew a focus on increasing the number of role...

Senate to work toward future events, fundraisers

Senate to work toward future events, fundraisers

Heidi Peng

October 11, 2018


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According to Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, Senate’s first upcoming activity is the “appreciations.” Foutz said, “We’ve got a few appreciations that we’re working on. Bus driver appreciation is coming up (as well as) administrator appreciation.” According t...

TechHOUNDS begins work on preseason

TechHOUNDS begins work on preseason

James Yin

October 11, 2018


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TechHOUNDS will have meetings each Thursday from 3:15 to 5:00 after school in the main cafeteria with the exception of Oct. 11 for fall break. Zachary Bonewit, head coach of TechHOUNDS and engineering teacher, said the upcoming meetings on Oct. 18 and 25 would allow new members to begin learning pri...

Champions Together to host Unified Bocce State Championship Oct. 20

Champions Together to host Unified Bocce State Championship Oct. 20

Angela Qian

October 11, 2018


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Champions Together will host the Unified Bocce State Championship on Oct. 20 at Murray Stadium. According to co-president and senior Emily Elzinga, the tournament will start around 10 am. She said, “This is the statewide tournament, so there are a bunch of teams coming.” Elzinga said the teams w...

Carmel Electric Ensemble arranges first concert for Oct. 18

Kiertsten Riedford

October 11, 2018


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Carmel Electric Ensemble has scheduled their first concert to be on Oct. 18 in the commons at 7:20 a.m. The club has been practicing three set songs, one being “Libertango” by Astor Piazzolla. “We are working the hardest on Libertango because the piece itself is challenging to get in tune and...

Math Club members to participate in further rounds of Mandelbrot competition

Math Club members to participate in further rounds of Mandelbrot competition

Leslie Huang

October 11, 2018


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After preparing for the Mandelbrot competition over the past several meetings, the math club members participated in the first round of the Mandelbrot competition on Oct. 2. The members will continue preparing for the next round, which is from Oct. 29 to Nov. 4. The Mandelbrot competition takes plac...

Academic Super Bowl to select new team captains

Cady Armstrong

October 11, 2018


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With their call-out meeting concluded, the Academic Super Bowl plans to take the next step in their season by electing new team captains for the 2018-19 season. Matthew Dillon, Academic Super Bowl co-sponsor and social studies teacher, said the club is still taking applications and plans to conduct t...