Monthly Archives: February 2016

Fish Finder: Week 8

Fishing at sunset on the Donegal coast (© John Rafferty Photography)

Although the last few days have been virtually unfishable due to the windy weather, the best bet is for sheepshead, black drum, black sea bass and possibly tautog at the near-shore reefs off Little River, Murrells Inlet and Georgetown. Sheepshead

Tanning: Are you needing a Fan or No?


By: Jamarria Pyatt The sunkissed, brown look is very appealing to most caucasian people, but is that a good fashion trend? There are many cons and few pros to tanning indoors and outdoors. There is a huge risk to a

Cleaning up some info about CHS


By: Jamarria Pyatt There’s an old saying that says “cleanliness is next to godliness”, and if that is true, our school is next to hell. If you ever hear a squeaking in the hall or a classroom don’t think you

Cinderella or Rambo: 2016 Military Ball


By: A’laya Burroughs The 2016 military ball was hosted at the Spanish Galleon in North Myrtle Beach. The venue for the military ball changed this year, and NJORTC gathered the money for the event by charging students 30 dollars per

Are we really dressing to succeed?


By: Carolina Hughes The dress code at CHS has been a topic of debate among students, teachers, parents, and administrative staff for a long time. There are three main rules that cause controversy: the first of these three is; “Shorts,

Quote of the Week


Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you’ll start to see a big difference in your life. ~Yoko Ono   Selected by: Kathryn Crigger photo credit:

One night of fun…A lifetime of consequences


By: Amber Elvis Ok, let’s talk about teen drinking. As everyone knows, just about every teen likes to go to parties. When someone goes to a teen party, more likely than not there’s going to be alcohol; there’s no ifs,

Code Red: Student’s Don’t Respond


By: Alima Mootoo Throughout our careers as students, we have had to perform countless lockdown drills in anticipation of an intruder coming into our school building. According to CHS’s Crisis Management Plan, the general lockdown procedure of our school, and

Netflix Binging the good, the bad, the ugly!


By: Kathryn Crigger Netflix is a movie streaming site that has gotten quite popular- along with other streaming sites like Hulu, Amazon Prime, among others. Many students use it to binge- watch many episodes of a series- their favorite shows

An app to get addicted to! Pinterest


Smartphones come with a boatload of different apps that their owners can download to satisfy all their needs and wants. One of these many apps is Pinterest, an online pinboard. “Pinterest is a social network that allows users to visually