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One Tragedy, Many Victims. The Peter Liang verdict further exposes racial bias in the law enforcement system.

One Tragedy, Many Victims. The Peter Liang verdict further exposes  racial bias in the law enforcement system.

perspectives

March 18, 2016

Picture yourself just getting out of the police academy and instead of getting sent to a city like Carmel, you get sent to a public-housing project in Detroit, Memphis, Tenn. or Oakland, Calif., cities with some of the highest violent crime rates in the United States. If that were me, without a doubt,...

CHS students who experienced, witnessed cyberbullying encourage others to speak up

CHS students who experienced, witnessed  cyberbullying encourage others to speak up

feature

February 19, 2016

Last year, sophomore Catherine Baker attended a private school. At that school, Baker’s closest friends made a hate account about her by posting pictures and following Baker’s followers on her real account. The fake account was made on Instagram, a site that gets around 75 million users a day. They...

Our Greyhound Story to create scrapbook for Principal John Williams with memories of school year

Our Greyhound Story to create scrapbook for Principal John Williams with memories of school year

News

January 21, 2016

Throughout the rest of the school year during its meetings, the Our Greyhound Story Club will make a physical scrapbook commemorating the school year to give to Principal John Williams. The club meets every other Tuesday after school in the library until 4 p.m. Ananya Tadikonda, club president and junior, sa...

Women’s swimming has chance to set national record for most consecutive state titles

Women’s swimming has chance to set  national record for most consecutive state titles

sports

January 21, 2016

Quietly she took her headphones from her ears, the cheer of her team a dull howl in the background. With a quick glance at her team members cheering on the sidelines, she shook out her arms and legs, stepped up on the block, breathed long and deep. At the sound of the buzzer, she executed a sleek d...

Tackling tragedy. Today’s social culture is most responsible for the prevalence of violence around the world.

Tackling tragedy. Today’s social culture is most responsible for the prevalence of violence around the world.

perspectives

December 14, 2015

Today marks the second anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, CT. It’s been about a month since the attacks in Paris, Syria and Lebanon. Next year, it will have been 15 years since 9/11. There are also several hundreds of crimes across the world that haven’t garnered as ...

Rethinking Diabetes

Rethinking Diabetes

News

November 13, 2015

Diabetes may seem like an issue high school students don’t need to worry about being diagnosed with for at least a couple of decades. While the disease affects 29.1 million people in the United States, according to a 2014 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report, the International Diabetes...

The First or Final Frontier? Science-related news deserves more public attention.

The First or Final Frontier? Science-related news deserves more public attention.

perspectives

September 16, 2015

The current buzz of the news seems to focus intensively on politics. That’s actually understandable due to the upcoming election season and the TV reports on the debates that come with it. However, while this coverage is pretty important as this election will determine who will run the country, signifi...

CHS’S NEXT TOP MODEL: Junior Brooke Smith takes the runway

CHS’S NEXT TOP MODEL: Junior Brooke Smith takes the runway

15min

May 21, 2015

How did you get started with modeling? In eighth grade, I went to Chicago, and I met a photographer to just get started. I really enjoyed being behind the camera and had a great first experience. Both my mother and father were models and really encouraged me. Then, once I got to freshman year, ...

Environmental Club to host Carmel Earth Fair

Environmental Club to host Carmel Earth Fair

News

April 24, 2015

Environmental Club will host an event at the Community Garden on May 23 to celebrate Earth Day, according to club sponsor Maryellen St. Angelo. According to the Carmel Green Teen website, the Carmel Clay Schools (CCS) Community Garden is located on the grounds of Carmel Middle School, and 98 plots are...

BEE-HOLD THE BUZZ: Senior Kyle Betelak is a beekeeper

BEE-HOLD THE BUZZ: Senior Kyle Betelak is a beekeeper

Beats

April 23, 2015

Photos by Kyle Crawford What is beekeeping? So basically, you just have a bunch of bees to keep them for the environment and collect their honey. You monitor them every couple of days that they are doing fine and doing everything you are wanting them to do and watch their progress and make s...