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WHJE to continue raising money for Riley

Radio adviser Dominic James stands at his desk on his 60th birthday. WHJE staff members decorated his classroom and the radio hallway for the occasion.

Angela Qian

February 9, 2020

WHJE will conduct its first annual RileyThon from Feb. 24 through Feb. 29 to support Riley Children’s Hospital and Carmel Dance Marathon, according to radio adviser Dominic James. “We are getting the whole radio station involved,” he said. “In the week leading up to Dance Marathon, all of our shows will...

Democrats Club to encourage contact with state senators, host guest speaker

Club sponsor James Ziegler looks over assignments during passing period. According to Ziegler, Indiana-based activist Tim Bagwell will speak with the club during late February.

Michelle Lu

February 7, 2020

In the midst of the ongoing impeachment trial, the Democrats Club will begin promoting members to contact their senators to address issues such as witness hearings. According to club sponsor James Ziegler, the impeachment trial is an opportune time to get members’ voices heard. “I know some membe...

Democrats Club to establish voter registration drive prior to primary elections

Club sponsor James Ziegler looks over assignments after class. According to Ziegler, the club has a busy season ahead of them as the primary and presidential elections approach.

Michelle Lu

January 15, 2020

The Democrats Club will host a club meeting to decide activities for second semester on Jan. 15. According to club sponsor James Ziegler, the meeting will focus on the upcoming primary elections as well as the general elections in November. “One of the big things that we’re really trying to do and gonn...

Key Club to promote other service clubs, centralize volunteer opportunities with Serve Carmel

Members of Key Club’s board discuss plans for the future of the club at a meeting on the morning of Sept. 24. According to Key Club sponsor Diana Grimes, the Serve Carmel initiative will be a major focus this year.

Sophia Hawkins

September 30, 2019

This school year, members of the Key Club board hope to make serving the community easier and more accessible to students through its new program, Serve Carmel. "So it's basically for freshmen because when you're a freshman, you're kind of overwhelmed with all the different clubs and such. And you t...

Democrats Club to host call-out meeting, distribute voting information to senior class

Club member and junior Chloe Wareham operates the Democrat’s Club during the Freshman Activites Fair on Aug. 26. According to Zoe Koniaris, a major goal of Democrats Club is educating people in and outside of the club about civics.

Michelle Lu

September 11, 2019

After a summer of activism, the Democrats Club is set to host a call-out meeting in the coming weeks. According to Zoe Koniaris, club president and senior, the primary goal the club has this year is to get students involved in the voting process prior to election season. “One big project this year is ...

Senior Class officers start the year with new changes and plans

Senior Class president Parker Gatlin checks her email and works on homework during SRT. According to Gatlin, she's trying to maintain a productive attitude throughout the entirety of the school year despite many seniors falling for

Leah Tan

September 9, 2019

The new Senior Class officers are preparing for the school year with a different mindset: trying to give back more to the school and community. In order to achieve this, Senior Class president, Parker Gatlin, said they have been working closely with the other groups at CHS, such as Senate and Cabin...

Senate to change Homecoming week, focus on more school-wide inclusion

Maddie Heath, student body president and senior, addresses the Senate SRT. The homecoming game is Sept 27.

Uday Lomada

September 7, 2019

With Homecoming week and the parade a month away, Senate is starting their preparations for the events, focusing on more making the events more inclusive and exciting throughout the week. “Right now we are preparing for Homecoming week,” Madeline (Maddie) Heath, student body president and senio...

To Give And To Get: Even with emphasis on academics, CHS students explain why they continue to prioritize community service

Sophomore Jack Martin poses for a photo with his church group. He said he likes volunteering to benefit people, despite the increase in competitiveness of academics.

Hari Patel

April 20, 2018

While volunteering at the Carmel United Methodist Church food pantry, sophomore Jack Martin places another filled box of food donations on the metal rack. Martin said he hasn’t volunteered at the local food pantry for the last five years just for a college application resume booster. Rather, he sai...

Senior Jackson Roberts dies Jan. 4, counseling services available

Manahil Nadeem

January 9, 2018

Senior Jackson Roberts died on Jan. 4. CHS counselors will be available the week of Jan. 9 for students to talk to. Principal Tom Harmas said, “It is always difficult to lose a student, but we always have to remember that it is more difficult to lose a child. We have to make sure we keep Jackson...

Senior Michael Bonney dies Oct. 26, counseling services available

Manahil Nadeem

October 27, 2017

Senior Michael Bonney died on Oct. 26. Principal Tom Harmas said, “My greatest hope is that everyone will keep the family and their thoughts and prayers in mind and that we, as a Greyhound community, can learn to love each other because there are times that life can be short." Director of Counselin...

Photo Gallery: PumpkinFest

Photo Gallery: PumpkinFest

Armaan Goel, Reporter

November 1, 2016

PumpkinFest took place on Saturday, October 29th from 4-7 PM. It is an annual community fall festival organized by the Carmel Mayor's Youth Council and the Carmel Arts Council. Below are some pictures from the event. More on PumpkinFest here. ...

INNOVATIVE VISION: Senior Vikas Maturi has invented a new way to perform eye injections

INNOVATIVE VISION: Senior Vikas Maturi has invented a new way to perform eye injections

15min

January 21, 2016

Q&A with Senior Vikas Maturi What was your invention? My project was designing a device that’s called the intraocular injection guide that basically reduces the pain during the treatment of different eye diseases. Basically, during a normal eye injection they give it to you right in the whit...