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Fired Up: In light of Amazon Rainforest fires, Carmel community circumvents bystander effect to have impact on global issues

Fired Up: In light of Amazon Rainforest fires, Carmel community circumvents bystander effect to have impact on global issues
September 20, 2019

In the psychology realm, there’s an intriguing phenomenon dubbed the “bystander effect,” in which the presence of more bystanders around an incident causes fewer people to actually help. Now, imagine...

New fire drill policy, Carmel revoted safest place to live in U.S., raises questions over how prepared students are for emergencies

Student Resource Officer Shane VanNatter directs buses and traffic in the morning. VanNatter said a crash could easily occur while the buses are exiting the school.
September 20, 2019

Known by some as the “Beverly Hills of the Midwest,” Carmel has been named time and time again as one of the safest places to live in America, most recently in August 2019. According to AreaVibes,...

THE GIRL ON FIRE: Junior Amy Hanners performs flaming stunts

THE GIRL ON FIRE: Junior Amy Hanners performs flaming stunts
February 20, 2015

 Photos by Kyle Crawford How did you become interested in fire? Well, I’ve always hula-hooped, and then the person that I took lessons from used to perform with a circus group, and so I guess...

Fire department alerted to investigate elevator, no problems found

Assistant principal Doug Bird and members of the Carmel Fire Department investigate an elevator in the A-wing of the building. The CFD was alerted to come to the school after the emergency button in the elevator was accidentally pushed. The elevator is safe and no one was in danger. ARUNI RANAWEERA/ PHOTO
December 6, 2012

Today during SRT around 10:00 a.m., the Carmel Fire Department came to this school to investigate the elevator in the A-wing of the building. "The emergency button in one of the elevators was pushed,"...

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