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  • Second Quarter Report Cards will be Available on February 6th

  • On January 23 from 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM there will be a CHS Project Graduation Meeting

  • On January 25 at 6:30 PM CHS will hold a Curriculum Orientation

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  • January 11th at 6:30 PM CHS- PTO Meeting

  • January 10th at 6:30 PM CHS- International Thespian Society Induction

Benjamin Franklin was Born

Benjamin Franklin was Born

January 17, 2018

On this day in 1706, Benjamin Franklin statesman, diplomat, scientist and inventor who helped draft the Declaration of Independence and wrote Poor Ri...

John C. Fremont is appointed governor of California.

John C. Fremont is appointed governor of California.

By: Frankie Brock, Fall Editor and Reporter

January 16, 2018

Filed under Today in History

On this day in 1847 John C. Fremont, the famed “Pathfinder” of Western exploration, is appointed governor of California. In 1856, he became the first...

Amos ‘n’ Andy Airs

Amos ‘n’ Andy Airs

By: Frankie Brock, Fall Editor and Reporter

January 12, 2018

Filed under Today in History

On this day in 1926, the two-man comedy series “Sam ‘n’ Henry” debuts on Chicago’s WGN radio station. Two years later, after changing its name...

Theodore Roosevelt makes Grand Canyon a national monument

Theodore Roosevelt makes Grand Canyon a national monument

January 11, 2018

On January 11, 1908, U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt declares the massive Grand Canyon in northwestern Arizona a national monument.“Let this great...

“The Catch” an Iconic NFL Moment

“The Catch” an Iconic NFL Moment

January 10, 2018

On this day in 1982, "The Catch" an iconic moment in NFL history occurred. Dwight Clark makes a fingertip catch for a touchdown from Joe Montana with 58...

World’s first modern circus in London

World’s first modern circus in London

January 9, 2018

On January 9, 1768, Philip Astley staged the world's first modern circus in London.Trick riders, acrobats, clowns, trained animals, and other familiar...

No Child Left Behind Act

No Child Left Behind Act

January 8, 2018

On this day in 2002, US President George W. Bush signs into law the No Child Left Behind Act, intended to improve America's educational system.  It...

7 million people receive South African citizenship

7 million people receive South African citizenship

By: Frankie Brock, Fall Editor and Reporter

January 3, 2018

Filed under Today in History

On this day in 1994, More than 7 million people receive South African citizenship that had previously been denied under Apartheid policies. Apartheid was...

The Air Conditioner receives a patent

The Air Conditioner receives a patent

By: Frankie Brock, Fall Editor and Reporter

January 2, 2018

Filed under Today in History

On January 2, 1906, Willis Carrier receives a US patent for the world's first air conditioner. The first modern air conditioner was invented in 1902...

Center tube of the Lincoln Tunnel Opens for the first time

Center tube of the Lincoln Tunnel Opens for the first time

December 22, 2017

In 1937, the first, center tube of the Lincoln Tunnel connecting New York City and New Jersey beneath the Hudson River was opened to traffic. (The second...

Gangnam Style reaches one billion views on YouTube

Gangnam Style reaches one billion views on YouTube

December 21, 2017

On December 21, 2012,  "Gangnam Style" becomes the first video to reach one billion views on YouTube. The music video of the popular song by Korean artists...

Elvis Presley receives his draft notice

Elvis Presley receives his draft notice

December 20, 2017

On December 20, 1957, Elvis Presley receives his draft notice to join the US Army for National Service. A musical production Bye Bye Birdie is said to...

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