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Students look back on their childhood Halloween traditions

Students look back on their childhood Halloween traditions

Sophia Zhang October 31, 2022

Halloween in the United States is a time often renowned for extravagant spooky lawn decorations, numerous pumpkins both big and small and most of all, parties and trick-or-treating. But for many students...

Members of CHS Orchestra perform karaoke during a Halloween party on Oct. 28. The party was planned by the CHS Orchestra Council.

As students age, Halloween traditions celebrated in the past are abandoned, changed

Pahal Sehgal October 31, 2022

Halloween is a holiday manifested in diverse ways throughout this school, celebrated by both teachers and students. With teachers decorating their classrooms with spooky fall themes and students planning...

Halloween History Interactive JAM

Halloween History Interactive JAM

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As the fall season arrives, students and teachers fall into trends

As the fall season arrives, students and teachers “fall” into trends

Isaac Hsu October 19, 2022

As fall arrives, freshman Kaia Starnino said the season changing has affected her day-to-day choices. “Now that it’s getting colder, I’m beginning to start wearing sweaters, especially sweater...

10.22 News Briefs

Raghav Sriram October 22, 2021

Dave Romano, instructional assistant

Dave Romano, instructional assistant

Lauryn Weninger, Student Section Reporter November 6, 2020

"(When I was a kid, my favorite house to trick-or-treat at was this)  house that the adult always dressed up in a costume and the entire entryway was all decorated with lights, cobwebs and spooky music."

Movie Playlist: Halloween [MUSE]

Movie Playlist: Halloween [MUSE]

Shruthi Ravichandran October 30, 2019

  It's finally Halloween!  To celebrate the spoopiest of days, here's a list of the top ten best horror movies of all time. Insidious: This movie is maybe one of two movies on this list...

Juniors Olivia “Via” Sargent and Skylar Greaves hold hands over a pentagram of crystals. Greaves said that Wiccan practices channel a more spiritual and earthy aspect 
of witchcraft.

With Halloween around the corner, practicing Wiccans, Pagan debunk stereotypes around their religions

Emily Carlisle and Tessa Collinson October 24, 2019

Many people associate the word “Wicca” with witchcraft and characteristics such as “evil” or “Satanic,” while others see Wiccan practices as similar to those of cults. Few people picture a...

Senior Benjamin Ben Singleton

Silly or Scary?: CHS students recount their experiences at different haunted houses

Marissa Ryan October 24, 2019

Indy Scream Park “When I went to Indy Scream Park, they had this clown event where I wore 3D glasses that made everything tilt and spin; it was really disorienting, which was really awesome because...

Junior Cherish DeFord

Creative Carvings: Take a look at winners, runner-ups of HiLite’s pumpkin carving contest

Anna Klauz October 24, 2019

First Place Scary Pumpkin Winner What inspired you to create this design? My dad recently bought a book with a ton of different pumpkin designs, and I chose this one. How do you use the pumpkin leftovers? This...

Homecoming 19: Playhouse Building Day [MUSE]

Homecoming ’19: Playhouse Building Day [MUSE]

Shruthi Ravichandran and Grace Xu September 25, 2019

We're halfway through Homecoming week and today's spirit day is a bit more tailored to each class. Each class gets its own spirit day, all of which are based on the themes for the playhouse buildings for...

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