49ers Will Go From a High to an All-Time Garoppo-Low

January 25, 2020

The Super Bowl in Miami is set to be a matchup of epic proportions. However, I believe the Chiefs will dominate the 49ers. The 49ers made their way into the Super Bowl by riding the shoulders of their running back, Mostert, al...

Fires Killing More than Trees: Australian Wildfires

Fallon Carney, Staff Writer

January 17, 2020

Over 3,000 homes destroyed. At least 28 people dead. Already 15.6 million acres burned. Four months in with the air quality being 11 times the hazardous level, Australia is being burned to ash. Killing more than the trees, animals a...

Tis’ the Season What’s Up With The Class of 2020?

Taylor Wallace, Staff Writer

December 17, 2019

One Last Time  As we enter the holiday season, there comes a time of dread among high school students in the midst of an otherwise joyful time. FINALS. It is a word that haunts us all in the halls of the high school. While s...

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas

December 13, 2019

It’s that time of the year again to drink hot cocoa, bake cookies, set up the christmas tree, wrap presents, and many more. It’s time for Christmas festivities to begin! With the holidays up and coming, Carterville celebra...

Miracle on West Grand Avenue

Chloe Finn, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

CHS’ 2019 Fall Play was the classic 1940s Christmas play of Miracle on 34th Street. The play had school matinees Thursday the 21st and Friday the 22nd with public performances on Saturday, November 23rd and Sunday, November 24...

Finals: Freshman Prepare for End of Semester Exams

Kayce Glenn, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

As the fall semester comes to a close, students and teachers will soon be preparing for final exams. Carterville High School students will take finals on Wednesday, December 18th and Thursday, December 19th.  Make-up exams will...

Never Refuse to Reuse!

Fallon Carney, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

Do you know how much trash is in our oceans today? 14 billion pounds. Yes, 14 BILLION. An estimated 14 billion pounds of trash, most of it being plastic, is dumped into oceans every year. Not only are there 14 billion pou...


Isabelle Pearce

November 20, 2019

What is your favorite part about Thanksgiving? Is it gathering with family? Food? The "start" of Christmas? Or the events that take place like Black Friday and the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade? Whatever it is, it is coming up...

Unsung Heroes of CHS

Makenzie Henton, Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2019

Behind every school, there is a vital group of people consisting of custodians, kitchen staff, secretaries, supervisors, and support staff. Without these members of the school, the daily lives of students would run nowhere near...

The Stress Is Unreal

Angelina Levins, Staff Writer

October 21, 2019

  Parents had it much easier "back in the day" when they did not have to stress so much about homecoming. They never had to go spend a large amount of money on a dress because all that was worn included a homecoming shirt and bottoms to g...

The Student News Site of Carterville High School