Movie Playlist: Halloween [MUSE]

Movie Playlist: Halloween [MUSE]

Shruthi Ravichandran

October 31, 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 that actually did frighten me. I watched this movie when I was maybe ten and until I was about fift...

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

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.

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 16-year-old girl walking down the street, registering a goddess in the world around her as she says s...

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

Senior Benjamin

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 it felt super realistic. Overall, it’s a great experience and it’s definitely different than most events ...

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

Junior Cherish DeFord

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 year I made pumpkin bread with the inside leftovers. What is your favorite part of the carving proc...

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 this year. Here are some of our top picks for each of the class spirit days.   Freshman (Halloween):...

Humans of CHS: CHS students reveal their favorite parts of fall

Humans of CHS: CHS students reveal their favorite parts of fall

Thea Bertolini

September 20, 2019

Junior Alexis Custer-Topai “I usually start wearing Halloween socks in July, just to make sure I’m in the spirit and hype myself up. I really like fall since Halloween is my favorite holiday and that’s what I normally associate it with. I also think of toilet papering people’s houses since it...

Best Buddies reveals details about upcoming Halloween party

Best Buddies club sponsor Christine Ellis and Halle Throgmorton, vice president and senior, discuss the Best Buddies article in the HiLite. Throgmorton, who said she loves all of the club’s events, said, “Getting to know everyone, just the whole family atmosphere, getting together, always makes my weeks and months.

Riya Chinni

November 1, 2018

The Best Buddies Club will host a Halloween party tomorrow, Oct. 31 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Main Cafeteria as their last event for October. The party will have several activities so that the Best Buddies members can still enjoy Halloween. Club sponsor Christine Ellis said, “A lot of our friends, they’re ...

Halloween Costume Contest

October 25, 2018

CONTEST WINNERS:     Best Group Costume (left): Junior Jayana Hammonds Funniest Costume (right): Junior Olivia Roop...

Horror in Theaters: Read reviews of recent horror movies and shows by Beats Editor Livvie Hurley

Horror in Theaters: Read reviews of recent horror movies and shows by Beats Editor Livvie Hurley

Livvie Hurley

October 25, 2018

“The Nun” provides a good thrill, lacks in narrative “The Nun” provides almost more than enough jump-scares and has thrilling cinematography, but lacks a well-developed narrative. “The Nun,” a spinoff of the 2016 film “The Conjuring 2,” tells the story of an investigation of the dea...