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Yearbook & Journalism changes

Yearbook & Journalism changes

by Edward O'Connor, The Lad

Yearbook and journalism are the two publications classes CKHS offers, the classes that create products for which the entire school is the audience. Whoever is in charge has a lot ...

April 21, 2017

New principals taking over

New principals taking over

At the end of this school year, Mr. Coons will unfortunately be retiring from his position as principal of Central Kitsap High School to focus on overseeing the construction...

April 20, 2017

Mr. Coons saying goodbye to CKHS

Mr. Coons saying goodbye to CKHS

At the end of the 2016-2017 school year, we will be saying goodbye to our principal, Steve Coons. Coons will be stepping down as CKHS principal to take a job as the planning...

April 19, 2017

ASB Presidential Candidates!

ASB Presidential Candidates!

by Clark Farley, grunt

Elections for the CKHS Associated Student Body are fast approaching and the school needs your participation!  Through the help of hardworking adviser and teacher Katie Staker,...

April 15, 2017

Cinderella’s Closet

Cinderella’s Closet

by Elizabeth Joncas-Schronce, Writer

Cinderella's closet is a formal wear closet that is open to students. It is  a wonderful opportunity to get a beautiful gown or tux for school dances, if you just can’t aff...

March 29, 2017

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Kitsap Youth Rally

Kitsap Youth Rally

by Lest Hodson, Journalist

The annual Kitsap Youth Rights Rally is held every year at the end of March. It is an opportunity for interested students to network with other like-minded individuals and learn more about the issues impacting us today. It also seeks to help to inspire students to become active in their communities to ...

April 21, 2017

The Effects of Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

The Effects of Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

by Lexi Owens and Addie Hunter

Same-sex marriage has had a great impact on the youth suicide numbers. Since same-sex marriage has been legalized, there have been fewer youth suicide attempts, according to USA Today.  Before winning the presidential election, Donald Trump said he would “strongly consider” overturning the Supreme Co...

April 19, 2017

A Driving Force in 2017

A Driving Force in 2017

by Colin Northup

For a lot of people, the day you turn 16 is one of the biggest days of your life. You wake up in the morning excited to make the trip over to the Department of Licensing to grab your driver's license. You can taste the freedom as you picture yourself jumping into your car and driving off for your fi...

April 17, 2017

Making Coffee, Giving Hope – The Coffee Oasis

Making Coffee, Giving Hope – The Coffee Oasis

by Abigail Dominguiano

Coffee Oasis works in the community to provide for teens and young adults in need, CKHS students included. Reaping the rewards of helping those in need, the Coffee Oasis will be celebrating “20 years of changing the world for homeless youth.”   Baristas Tyler and Alyssa have both served at th...

April 14, 2017

Technology Vs. Books

Technology Vs. Books

by Jack Potter

The older generation sometimes views this generation as having grown too accustomed to more advanced technologies, such as cell phones, computers and other devices. They see stu...

April 21, 2017

The Last Pep Assembly of 2016-2017

The Last Pep Assembly of 2016-2017

by Cameron Wood, TEAMSKULLGRUNTTTT

Three times a school year all the staff and students meet together to share their Cougar pride. Prior to the energy-filled skits and screaming, there is a lot of time and plan...

April 21, 2017

The Real Effects of Marijuana

The Real Effects of Marijuana

by Ian Schweiger

Smoking marijuana as a teen can really affect your brain. Since twenty-three states have legalized the drug, people thought more and more teens would start to smoke. For a mat...

April 19, 2017

Modern Day Hieroglyphics and Their Usage

Modern Day Hieroglyphics and Their Usage

by Mission Reed, Journalist

Implicit and explicit texting, otherwise known as “sexting,” has many similar definitions from different people. Some are a little personal: “Sexting is when you tell...

April 17, 2017

Bullying breaks the heart

Bullying breaks the heart

by Jeffrey Rodolfo

A bully is a person who uses their own strength or power to hurt or intimidate someone who is perceived as being weaker to them.  In America, more than one out of every five...

April 17, 2017

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The Student News Site Of Central Kitsap High School
The Student News Site Of Central Kitsap High School