The History of Halloween in America

The History of Halloween in America

Liam Entrekin, Staff

October 20, 2017


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It's close to midnight and something evil's lurking in the dark  Under the moonlight you see a sight that almost stops your heart  You try to scream but terror takes the sound before you make it  You start to freeze as horror looks you right between the eyes  You're paralyzed  'Cause this is thriller, ...

Spanish Classes Gear Up for Dia de los Muertos

Spanish Classes Gear Up for Dia de los Muertos

Cyrus Larntz, Staff

October 20, 2017


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Sugar skulls, macaroni skeletons, altars, and paper marigolds. What do these have in common? Mrs. Cramblett's classes are making them in preparation for a holiday coming up.  Every year during the month of October, Spanish classes at Coshocton High School learn new things about Día de los Muertos, a Mexican ...

Universal Design for Learning Represents Future of Education

Universal Design for Learning Represents Future of Education

Ellie Dunlevy, Staff

October 20, 2017


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If there was a way that you could choose how you show your work and learn in school, would it make learning easier for you?   Well there is a way for you to have choices in how you learn, it's called UDL (Universal Design for Learning). It's a system that allows students to have a choic...

The Spooky Origins of Halloween

The Spooky Origins of Halloween

Liam Entrekin, Staff

October 18, 2017


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This is Halloween, everybody make a scene  Trick or treat till the neighbors gonna die of fright  It's our town, everybody scream  In this town of Halloween  Since Halloween is right around the corner, I've decided to write a series about this spooky time. For the next three weeks, lea...

Varsity C Lends a Helping Hand to Harvey Victims

Varsity C Lends a Helping Hand to Harvey Victims

Liam Entrekin, Staff

September 25, 2017


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Varsity C, along with the Ridgewood and Coshocton football, did a bake sale in the CHS cafeteria during lunch the week of September 4th to raise funds and help Houston, Texas after Hurricane Harvey.  Varsity C's bake sale and the Ridgewood/Coshocton football donations made $1,329.28 and every penny is going to the Houston Independent School District Foundation. The di...

Fun Facts About Watermelon

Fun Facts About Watermelon

Micha Lauvray, Contributor

May 22, 2017


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Watermelon is not only a delicious and fun fruit, it is also nutritious fruit. Since watermelon is extremely low in calories, and can help you lose weight. Watermelon can also control high blood pressure. It contains potassium, magnesium and amino acids to help ensure smooth blood flow. According...

Leaving a Legacy

Leaving a Legacy

Aaron Getchey, Contributor

May 11, 2017


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The senior class of 2017 has come and gone and with these few weeks left I’m more worried about what we’re leaving behind than what the future holds. If you ask any teacher they will give you seventeen different ideas, but it’s always about how far our teams made it, how extreme the dances were,...

The Dire Consequences of Drunk Driving

The Dire Consequences of Drunk Driving

Cole Fisher, Contributor

May 4, 2017


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Prom can be a night of fun, but what's a night of fun without a little bit of alcohol, right? How can you have the time of your life while sober? Well, if that's how you feel then it's time to get a reality check. Prom can be enjoyable for everyone as long as you act responsible. Did you know alcohol...

The Wonders of Crying

Micha Lauvray, Staff

November 18, 2016


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Cancer, asthma, and high blood pressure have all been linked to not crying enough, according to The Guardian. Emotional tears also contain more mood-regulating manganese than the other types but chances are that you will feel better if it's lower because overexposure to manganese can cause bad thin...

The Walking Dead: Who Does Negan Kill?

The Walking Dead: Who Does Negan Kill?

Cole Fisher, Contributor

October 25, 2016


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If you are not a fan of The Walking Dead then I envy you because the last five months or so have been nothing but torture. The season 7  premiere will air Sunday, October 23 at 9 p.m. In the season 6 finale, viewers witnessed from the victims perspective, he or she being beaten-to-death by Lucille,...

Sleep Deprivation Can Cause Major Problems for Students

Sleep Deprivation Can Cause Major Problems for Students

Micha Lauvray, Contributor

September 30, 2016


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What is sleep deprivation? Well, sleep deprivation is the condition of not having enough sleep. It can be a chronic condition. A chronic sleep-restricted state can cause fatigue, daytime sleepiness, clumsiness and weight loss or weight gain. According to a study by the Child Mind Institute, sleep deprivation increases the likelihood that ...

Anime for Beginners

Mary Jackson, Editor

May 19, 2016


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What is anime? Anime is the Japanese equivalent to American cartoons, usually derived from manga, which are Japanese comics. Despite not knowing what anime is, many people have actually seen some without even knowing. Popular series like Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh are actually some well-known anime that ...

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