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Carmel’s Art Show – Bridget Anderson

studentsection

April 25, 2013

What type of art do you like to do? I love to do portraits, especially with colored pencil. I’ve never taken painting as my painting skills aren’t really on par with my drawing, but they do some really fun stuff in there.   What inspires you to do art? I have always found that drawing and painting relieves all ...

Rising tension. New RISE standards have created problems in the classroom.

Rising tension. New RISE standards have created problems in the classroom.

perspectives

November 16, 2012

This year Carmel began implementing RISE standards into the classroom on a limited basis. Even with this controlled introduction, it has shown drastic and mostly negative effects on the school. Teachers and administrators are bogged down with the stresses of maintaining the new standards, which transfer...

Why the nation should reelect President Obama

Why the nation should reelect President Obama

acumen

November 2, 2012

I agree with Zukerman on this point: this election comes down to the economy. In the end, if the United States runs out of money, it cannot promote the values of justice and liberty I hold dear to my heart. I also share the belief that President Barack Obama has not succeeded in the way millions of...

Finding the truth. Voters must be skeptical of political rhetoric released.

Finding the truth. Voters must be skeptical of political rhetoric released.

perspectives

September 19, 2012

Political figures twisting the truth to fit their personal agendas has always been commonplace; however, usually there is at least a kernel of truth buried beneath the heap of distortion. These misrepresentations are not ideal, but they are expected in any ideological debate such as the presidential camp...

Homecoming Day Schedule Rain Plan

Author Archives

September 17, 2012

Homecoming schedule for September 21, 2012 (Rain): 7:50-8:25: B1 Period 8:35-9:10: B2 Period (Announcements) 9:20-9:55: B3 Period 10:05-10:40: B4 Period 10:50-11:20: G1 Period 11:30-1:40: G3 Period (90 min classes w/10 min passing period and lunches according to G3 assignments) ...

Homecoming Day Schedule

Author Archives

September 17, 2012

Homecoming schedule for September 21, 2012: 7:50-8:15: B1 Period 8:25-8:50: B2 Period (Announcements) 9:00-9:25: B3 Period 9:35-10:00: B4 Period 10:10-10:35: G1 Period 10:45-11:10: G3 Period 11:20-1:15: G2—SRT (Lunch) A: 11:10-11:45 B: 11:45-12:15 C: 12:15-12:45 D: 12:45-1:15 1:25-1:50: G4 Pe...

Carmel Wins Opening Game 27-7

Carmel Wins Opening Game 27-7

sports

August 18, 2012

The Carmel greyhounds defeated the Columbus North Bulldogs 27-7, winning its opening game on Friday Aug. 17. Carmel is scheduled to play at Valparaiso on Friday Aug. 24 at 8 p.m. Varsity corner back Race Johnson said continuing last year's success "felt like a weight was lifted of (his) shoulders." Johnson said ...

No end in sight. Vague resolutions in the Middle East cause the United States to continue in armed conflict.

No end in sight. Vague resolutions in the Middle East cause the United States to continue in armed conflict.

perspectives

May 18, 2012

Almost three weeks ago, President Barack Obama signed a strategic partnership with Hamid Karzai, the president of Afghanistan, in which President Obama laid down the terms for troop withdrawal and continued American support of the Karzai regime. While this is a giant leap toward ending the conflict in...

Racing for Recruits

Racing for Recruits

sports

March 22, 2012

Carmel is filled with elite athletes, but only a few continue at the collegiate level By Bobby Browning With the number of talented athletes at this school, Athletics Director Jim Inskeep has seen many of them go through the recruiting process. While it may be the dream many high school athletes to b...

Aces in attendance. The controversial ACES program strives to boost school attendance. Is the program a good or bad idea?

Aces in attendance. The controversial ACES program strives to boost school attendance. Is the program a good or bad idea?

perspectives

March 22, 2012

Good idea // Natalie Maier. Although ACES can be criticized, it is actually a benefit  to Hamilton County students who fall behind in  school. It places a measurable limit on how many days a child can miss school. Now when a student’s absences exceed the limit set by the school, the parents of the child will receive a letter from the prosecutor. The letter is only sent as a last re...

Professional ‘wrapper’

entertainment

December 12, 2011

Traditional Wrapping Style Looking for a way to impress your grandparents and other relatives? Use a traditional method of wrapping to surprise them over the holidays. This style does take a lot of effort, but the end result is worth it. Supplies: Festive wrapping paper (reversible is a fun choice because it allows for contrast that still compl...

Football team victorious in 5A State tournament

Football team victorious in 5A State tournament

sports

November 27, 2011

Carmel football defeated Penn 54-0  in the 2011 IHSAA State Championship. Carmel finished the season with an overall record of 14-1 and defeated its opponents 618 to 150. Penn entered the game undefeated, yet it was not able to score against the stellar Carmel defense.  Carmel had trouble scoring touchdowns in the beginning, however they turned the moment...