College? That’s a Real Thing?

If you are a senior or maybe a junior then you know the hassle of applying and getting ready for college. It is hard to step out of the comfort zone of CHS and to move on with your life. Between picking your favorite college and applying with the best application it is still stressful to worry about if you got in or not. The Chipper decided to give...

  • College? That’s a Real Thing?

    College? That’s a Real Thing?

    Kaitlyn Wilson, Writer

    February 24, 2017

    If you are a senior or maybe a junior then you know the hassle of applying and getting ready for college. It is hard to step out of the comfort zone of CHS and to move on with your life. Between picking your favorite college and applying with the best application it is still stressful to worry about...

  • Star Wars: The Rampant Speculation

    Star Wars: The Rampant Speculation

    Will Archer, Reporter

    February 10, 2017

    On January 23rd, the name of Star Wars Episode VIII was revealed to be "The Last Jedi," which can sound any number of ways depending on your interpretation. The new title has begun generating hype and interest in the next movie, even so shortly after Rogue One was released. Filming for the movie ended...

  • Super Bowl LI: Falcons vs Patriots

    Super Bowl LI: Falcons vs Patriots

    Lee Peters, Sports Writer, Photographer

    February 4, 2017

        The first time (and the last time) the Atlanta Falcons were in the Super Bowl, I was 5 months old, and many of you reading this probably weren't even born yet.   That was Super Bowl 33. To cap off the 1998 season, Super Bowl XXXIII featured the scrappy underdog NFC cham...

  • Midterm Survival Guide

    Midterm Survival Guide

    Bernarda Cervantes, Writer

    December 8, 2016

    It’s that time of year again folks: midterms! Yay! Said no one ever. Thanks to CHS’s new policy on midterms, if you have only one absence and at least a 79.5 in a class, YOU CAN EXEMPT YOUR MIDTERM. This also applies if you have two absences and an 85, or three absences and a 90 but if you’re one o...

    Special thanks to Noah Fekete!

  • Social Media and the Youngsters

    Social Media and the Youngsters

    Bernarda Cervantes, Reporter

    November 14, 2016

    This isn’t the ‘80's and no one born after 1995 is using a cellphone to call anyone. In the digital age, social media is indispensable. Who among us doesn’t obsessively maintain Snapchat streaks, scroll through Instagram and Twitter before bed, and cringe at our family’s Facebook squabble...

Cartersville says #No DAPL

Cartersville says #No DAPL

Bernarda Cervantes, Staff

The 28th of January was windy, but that did not deter protesters at Cartersville's North Public Square off West Main Street. They were protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline.  The pipeline has met resistance from activis...

March 2

Star Wars: The Rampant Speculation

Star Wars: The Rampant Speculation

Will Archer, Reporter

On January 23rd, the name of Star Wars Episode VIII was revealed to be "The Last Jedi," which can sound any number of ways depending on your interpretation. The new title has begun generating hype and interest in the next...

February 10

Exemption Policy Drama

Exemption Policy Drama

Will Archer, Writer

Thursday, students were shocked to hear about a change in the exemption policy only three days until the first midterms. The new policy states that any student with even one unexcused absence automatically cannot exempt...

December 12

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Super Bowl LI: Falcons vs Patriots

Super Bowl LI: Falcons vs Patriots

Lee Peters, Sports Writer, Photographer

    The first time (and the last time) the Atlanta Falcons were in the Super Bowl, I was 5 months old, and many of you reading this probably weren't even born yet.   That was Super Bowl 33. T...

February 4

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  • Cheerleading Tryouts are Right Around the Corner! April 19
  • Recognizing Greatness: Cartersville Baseball 2001 April 18
  • United States Hosting the 100th Copa America February 25

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CHS’s Favorite TV Show

CHS’s Favorite TV Show

Will Archer, Reporter

adThe average American teen watches 20 hours of TV in a week. When we spend most of our week sleeping, learning, and doing homework, 20 hours is a significant portion of our free time: almost three hours...

March 9

Star Wars: The Rampant Speculation

Star Wars: The Rampant Speculation

February 10

Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens REVIEW (no spoilers)

Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens REVIEW (no spoilers)

December 18

MIXTAPE REVIEW: “I Don’t Know” – Yung Llama

MIXTAPE REVIEW: “I Don’t Know” – Yung Llama

November 3

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