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  • MCPS Safety Shock

    MCPS Safety Shock

    Kelyse Wyatt, Reporter

    April 7, 2017

    On March 16, a 14 year old girl was raped in a Rockville High School bathroom. The attackers were Jose Montano, 17, and Henry Sanchez-Milian, 18. The girl reported the rape to school staff and then to police. After the report, the story became national news. Superintendent of Montgomery County Public S...

    18 year old, Henry Sanchez from Rockville High School

  • Clarksburg Gun Threat

    Clarksburg Gun Threat

    Madiha Lasker, Reporter

    April 6, 2017

    The social media platforms of CHS students exploded with concerns for their safety after a fellow CHS student posted a threatening message on Instagram on March 31. The post was a clear threat to the students and faculty at Clarksburg, and made references to the Columbine incident. In a letter to the comm...

    Police investigate a threat made towards CHS.

    Germantown Pulse

  • Obamacare ‘Trumps’ New Healthcare Bill

    Obamacare ‘Trumps’ New Healthcare Bill

    Jordan Doss, Features Editor

    April 4, 2017

    The Trump campaign has long promised to repeal Obamacare, but they failed to do so in a recent vote. On March 24, House Representatives pulled the new healthcare bill that was due to go to vote. This new bill was constructed by President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan who aim to replace ...

    President Trump at a press conference following the failure of his healthcare bill

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  • SGA to Host MCR in April

    SGA to Host MCR in April

    Kaylee Towey, Editor in Chief

    April 3, 2017

    Student government promotes student involvement, and they are making it easy for CHS students to be involved in legislative decisions concerning Montgomery County schools. CHS will be hosting the Montgomery County Regional (MCR) Student Government Association (SGA) general assembly on April 20. ...

    Student leaders attend CHS to discuss issues and vote on legislation.

    Eric Guerci

  • Time to Lace Up, and Ace Up

    Time to Lace Up, and Ace Up

    Tyrelle Smith, News Editor

    March 30, 2017

    With the new season starting and a competitive 5-set win against Northwest leading to a 2-1 record, the Clarksburg Coed Volleyball team is looking forward to a long and exciting season. The Coyotes suffered their first loss March 21 in a back-and-forth game against Wootton that they dropped in 5...

    Junior Kyle Kiser serving in the game against Wootton

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News

Coyotes Plan to Plunge

Coyotes Plan to Plunge

March 28, 2017

CHS is hosting their first ever Polar Bear Plunge. A Polar Bear Plunge is an event where all the parti...

Wanted: Graduation Speaker

Wanted: Graduation Speaker

March 15, 2017

The class of 2017 has been counting down the days until graduation and working to plan the perfect eve...

Area Shootings

Area Shootings

February 16, 2017

Two shootings in Montgomery County this past week have the community in shock and asking for answers...

Women’s March

Women’s March

January 26, 2017

On Jan. 21, thousands of people all over the world began marching for an event called the Women’s M...

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Features

Get Recruited with ACT-SO

Get Recruited with ACT-SO

March 21, 2017

CHS has many clubs that fit many student’s interests, but there’s one program that many might not...

Festival Success

Festival Success

March 17, 2017

The CHS theater department, better known as CHStage, has had amazing success at theater festivals th...

Blankets for Ill Children

Blankets for Ill Children

February 27, 2017

In 1995, on Christmas Eve, an article showed up in Parade Magazine called “Joy to the World”. The art...

Dancing to Success

Dancing to Success

February 21, 2017

This years annual Dance Marathon event raised tens of thousands of dollars for a cause dear to CHS. Feb. 3...

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Opinion

Parking Without Permits

Parking Without Permits

March 29, 2017

Every year it seems like the school parking lot gets more crowded, and this year is the most populated...

34-Minute Lunch is Too Short

34-Minute Lunch is Too Short

March 23, 2017

Students spend 371 minutes every day writing essays, studying review guides, taking tests and engagi...

Age Old Tradition Fading Away

Age Old Tradition Fading Away

March 21, 2017

Seniors have been submitting quotes for their school's yearbook for years, but this year at Clarksburg the...

Senior Superlatives See Sorry Numbers

Senior Superlatives See Sorry Numbers

March 16, 2017

This year will be the first year that Senior Superlatives are not in the Clarksburg Quest Yearbook d...

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Sports

Going Yard

Going Yard

March 13, 2017

The varsity baseball team’s 2016 season ended with a 10-8 record and a loss to Einstein in the first...

Wrestlers Grapple for Championship Wins

Wrestlers Grapple for Championship Wins

March 6, 2017

The varsity wrestling team has been quite successful this season with a team record of 8-4. Many wres...

3 Years 3 Coaches

3 Years 3 Coaches

March 1, 2017

As the flowers begin to bloom, everyone is preparing for March 1 and the start of the 2017 spring sp...

Sticks Up

Sticks Up

March 1, 2017

The boy’s varsity lacrosse team is more than just a team, they are a family. On and off the field,...

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A & E

Cat Fight in the Rap Industry

Cat Fight in the Rap Industry

March 15, 2017

Though some people are up-to-date concerning the beef between rapper Nicki Minaj and rapper Remy Ma,...

A Deeper Look into Wolverine

A Deeper Look into Wolverine

March 15, 2017

Director James Mangold’s new movie Logan was released on March 3, starring Hugh Jackman to play his fi...

Rappers in the Ring

Rappers in the Ring

February 8, 2017

The new year is bringing new celebrity beef between rapper Chris Brown and rapper Soulja Boy. A de...

CHS Students are not Split over “Split”

CHS Students are not Split over “Split”

February 7, 2017

The highly anticipated movie Split, directed by M. Night Shyamalan and released on Jan. 20 follows the story of a man who has...

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