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Agrayan Gupta, Reporter

April 20, 2017

He’s the top ranked triathlete for his age in the nation. He’s won nine consecutive national championships in his age group over the last two years, an unprecedented accomplishment. At his peak, he swims over 16 miles, bikes 115 miles and runs 20 miles per week. He’s an ambassador for the bike ...

Pass the Weed (Bill). On National Weed Day, the possible beneficial uses for marijuana should not be ignored.

Pass the Weed (Bill). On National Weed Day, the possible beneficial uses for marijuana should not be ignored.

Kelsey Atcheson, Sports Editor

April 20, 2017

It seems recently everyone is focused on national politics, but there are major legislative acts happening here in Indiana, like Senate Bill 15 and House Bill 1148. Both bills relate to the slowly growing acceptance of medical marijuana in Indiana. Senate Bill 15 and House Bill 1148 are the first bills approv...

Where’s the Senior Prank? The tradition of a harmless senior prank should continue.

Where’s the Senior Prank? The tradition of a harmless senior prank should continue.

Kelsey Atcheson, Section Editor

March 17, 2017

There have been years where senior pranks didn’t go awry. For example, one year all the seniors lined up to shake hands with Principal John Williams, creating a line all down senior hall. It’s pranks like these administration approves of because nothing inappropriate happened and no one was hurt. ...

Senioritis is a Sham. Seniors shouldn’t use senioritis as an excuse to slack off on schoolwork.

Senioritis is a Sham. Seniors shouldn’t use senioritis as an excuse to slack off on schoolwork.

Kelsey Atcheson, Section Editor

February 23, 2017

I hold maybe one of the most unpopular opinions around: senioritis is a sham. While I will recognize both Merriam-Webster and Dictionary.com to provide an accurate definition of the word, I still refuse to recognize it as a real “illness.” To start, for those who don’t know what senioritis is, let me help...

Speak Now. Students should voice their thoughts, opinions constructively, not just complain.

Speak Now. Students should voice their thoughts, opinions constructively, not just complain.

Kelsey Atcheson, Section Editor

January 27, 2017

When it comes to the rules set for teenagers, we’re good at complaining. However, when something which affects us in a major way comes up, we lack the ability to voice our opinions in healthy, progressive ways. Instead we just sit around at lunch and talk about it, or even worse, just tweet about i...

DOUBLE TROUBLE: CHS athletes play a second sport to become better athletes, teammates

DOUBLE TROUBLE: CHS athletes play a second sport  to become better athletes, teammates

Jess Canaley, Reporter

October 13, 2016

    Players state and nation -wide are becoming less sport-specific and more all-around athletes. Many students at CHS have developed a primary and secondary sport, such as track and cross country, to keep conditioned year-round, a habit that is more frequently being designated as      desirabl...

TEAM TRADITIONS: A look at numerous CHS teams different traditions

TEAM TRADITIONS: A look at numerous  CHS teams different traditions

Ben Traylor, Reporter

October 13, 2016

MEN’S TENNIS “We congratulate the other players and get together as a team and talk about the win.” Senior Ethan McAndrews WOMEN’S BASKETBALL “On game days we shoot free throws before school. Before games, in the locker room, we sing and have a cheer that we yell.” “Since we do everything toge...

PHOTO GALLERY: Homecoming Game

PHOTO GALLERY: Homecoming Game

October 3, 2016

Carmel's Homecoming Game was on Friday, Sept. 30. Carmel beat the Ben Davis Giants 40-36 after a furious fourth-quarter comeback.      

RALLY IN RIO: CHS grad Rajeev Ram recieved silver medal in Rio, became first CHS olympian

RALLY IN RIO: CHS grad Rajeev Ram recieved silver medal in Rio, became first CHS olympian

Luke Gentile, Reporter

September 16, 2016

Part of watching the Olympic games is imagining what it would be like to compete in them, and for many students, that’s all the Olympics will ever be - an imagination. Yet, for Rajeev Ram ‘00, a member of the 2016 Olympic tennis team, dreams became a reality just a few days before the opening ce...