The Comet

Community service requirement: Con

Blake Ayers, Reporter

February 23, 2018

Filed under Clashing Comets, Opinion

Community service is a passion to some, and to others it’s a court-mandated punishment. Either way, it should not be a requirement for high school graduation. As a junior who has more than enough school-work to do as it is,...

Community service requirement: Pro

Vonna O'Brien, Reporter

February 23, 2018

Filed under Clashing Comets, Opinion

Could Chanute High school have community service as a requirement to graduate? I think it would be good for Chanute High school to have community service as a requirement to graduate because it will give our students a chance...

Social media: con

Cali Hudson, Reporter

January 30, 2018

Filed under Clashing Comets, Opinion

Social media detox, something you all should try. Don’t get me wrong, social media has many perks. You’re able to see exactly where your friends are on Snap Map, the occasional funny Snapchat story, the never-ending political...

Social media: pro

Rachel Jacket, Reporter

January 30, 2018

Filed under Clashing Comets, Opinion

With all the negatives in the world, it is important to focus on the many positives. Social media can be used in lots of different ways. Our society has many privileges, and these can be used to support peers and build others...

Hats off to the administration

Blake Ayers, Reporter

January 29, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Hats are a recurring topic of controversy at Chanute High School. While hats are banned in the CHS handbook, there is no real reason given to students. The taboo of wearing a hat inside a building has faded a long time ago,...

The Social Glitch in our Generation

Kristen Umbarger, Reporter

January 29, 2018

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Walking through the hallways of the school, it is clear to see that the cell phone hypnosis is growing year to year. Private lives are made public as they are snapped, insta’d, tweeted, and complained about on Facebook. While...

The greatest show, man!

Alyssa Ramsey, Reporter

January 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Reviews

“Ladies and gents, this is the moment you’ve waited for . . .”  -- a review on the new hit musical, The Greatest Showman.  Starring Hugh Jackman in the lead role of P.T. Barnum, the founder of the Barnum & ...

Creative solution needed

Rosebelle Toledo, Reporter

January 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Chanute High School offers many diverse classes for students’ interests, however, I can’t help but feel slightly upset that creative writing is not one of them. In my opinion, I think creative writing is absolutely necessary...

Mass shooter media attention: con

Kristen Umbarger, Reporter

December 16, 2017

Filed under Clashing Comets, Opinion

There is a fairly popular post from the satire website The Onion is titled “ ‘No Way To Prevent This,’ Says Only Nation Where This Regularly Happens.” This is in reference to the massive amounts of terrorism the country...

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