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The Concussion Crisis: CHS football players, trainers discuss how to solve, overcome concussion problem in football

The Concussion Crisis: CHS football players, trainers discuss how to solve, overcome concussion problem in football

Misha Rekhter

August 15, 2018

The crunch of the hit is the hardest to hear, the most devastating sound for the audience to bear. The mashing of bodies is haunting as the players hurl their collection of muscle and bone at one another with devastating force. Each play is a battle for survival, bringing with it a large dosage of ri...

School vs. Sports: CHS students struggle to balance academics, athletics

School vs. Sports: CHS students struggle to balance academics, athletics

Misha Rekhter

September 21, 2017

Slowly but surely, the days of the gladiator have been swept to the wayside and the age of the modern, intellectual warrior has emerged. As such, the evolution of sports has been drastically altered by the structural changes in society. Today, it is commonly understood that for many high school athletes,...

PHOTO ESSAY: Veterans Day Convocation

PHOTO ESSAY: Veterans Day Convocation

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November 11, 2014

On November 10, CHS held its annual Veterans Day convocation in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium. Wind Symphony I and the Ambassadors performed, and speakers included Mayor Jim Brainard and Peter O'Hara, veteran and social studies teacher. ...

Medal of Honor recipient to speak at Nov. 11 Veterans Day convocation

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November 10, 2013

This Veterans Day, Nov. 11, the school will host the annual Veterans Day convocation in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium during SRT. All seniors will attend, but it will also be broadcasted by CHTV to all other SRTs. According to Will Ellery, coordinator for the Veterans Day convocation, US History teacher...

Social studies teacher Peter O’Hara teaches from experience in Army

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February 15, 2013

Social studies teacher Peter O’Hara has lived the history he teaches first hand. He said the skills he has acquired in 23 years of service for the Army have substantially influenced his career in the classroom and as head freshman football coach. O’Hara, a lieutenant colonel, fought in the first...

Teachers, central office work to settle new contract

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September 19, 2012

According to social studies teacher Peter O’Hara, negotiations are currently ongoing between the teacher’s union Carmel Clay Education Association (CCEA) and the Educational Services Center (ESC). While the negotiations are still underway, O’Hara said that many of this year’s policies have already...