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Cherokee Idol

Cherokee Idol

Monica Morrissey

February 25, 2019


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Cherokee Idol, a singing competition, was a two night event that took place on January 17 and 19. Last year Cherokee did not host this competition, but it was brought back this year.  This revival was prompted to raise money for Cherokee’s Girls Ensemble in order for them to perform at Carnegie Hal...

Cherokee Foundation for Education

Cherokee Foundation for Education

Sanjana Kondapalli, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 7, 2019


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The Foundation for Education was created nine years ago as a long term initiative for the entire Lenape Regional High School District; however, it only maintained its presence in Cherokee, morphing into the Cherokee Foundation for Education. Mr. Lee, the original school liaison for CFFE, believes that this...

Mr. Cherokee Kicks off the Countdown to Graduation

Mr. Cherokee Kicks off the Countdown to Graduation

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

February 5, 2019


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As first semester closes and second semester begins, the annual Mr. Cherokee competition is here. Similar to Miss America, male members of the senior class compete in four separate competitions: casual wear, talent, formal wear, and fishbowl questions. This year, the competitors wear Gaurav Dravida,...

Cherokee’s About to Feel a Lot More Zen

Cherokee’s About to Feel a Lot More Zen

Cheyenne Hamilton and Dayna Schubert, Staff Writer and School News Editor

February 1, 2019


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Attention Students of Cherokee High School: another new club has started. Three teachers, Mrs. McKenna, Mrs. Henry, and Ms. Farrell, have come together to start a yoga club at Cherokee. Not requiring an activity fee, Yoga Club is free to all students and requires no prior experience. The club was founde...

Be A Santa To A Senior: Spread Some Holiday Cheer

Be A Santa To A Senior: Spread Some Holiday Cheer

Cheyenne Hamilton, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019


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As the holiday season kicked off, a project called, Be A Santa To A Senior, was mentioned throughout Cherokee’s hallways. This service project at Cherokee gives students the opportunity to buy gifts for a specific senior citizen that would otherwise receive nothing. Cherokee students are given the...

Shocking Discovery: Mold in Cherokee!

Shocking Discovery: Mold in Cherokee!

Monica Morrissey, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019


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On Thursday, September 27, 2018, Cherokee’s students found out that there was mold present in the television technology room. An email from the LRHSD Superintendent, Ms. Birnbohm, detailed the possible health risk, but she said that Cherokee would not need to close. Instead, the television technol...

Powderpuff: Alm19ghty vs G20rious

Powderpuff: Alm19ghty vs G20rious

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

January 17, 2019


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November 13, 2018: Cherokee’s Annual Powderpuff Game. Each year, dozens upon dozens of junior and senior girls gather together on the turf to battle it out for Powderpuff champion. This year, the Class of 2019 girls had proclaimed themselves to be the ALM19HTY Seniors and the Class of 2020 were the ...

This Year’s NHS Induction

This Year’s NHS Induction

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

December 17, 2018


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The Annual National Honor Society Induction took place on December 4, 2018. One hundred twenty four students, from both the junior and senior classes, were inducted into the society that prides itself on four pillars: scholarship, character, leadership, and service. Getting inducted requires students to w...

Spirit Week Brings Competition Among Students

Spirit Week Brings Competition Among Students

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

December 17, 2018


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The week leading up to Cherokee’s Annual Homecoming Dance was filled with intense competition between all four grades. Each day was designated a different theme and the halls of Cherokee were jam packed with crazy costumes. Monday was red, white, and blue day, Tuesday was sport jersey day, Wednesday...

A Pep Rally With No Pep?

A Pep Rally With No Pep?

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

December 17, 2018


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This year, many students were excited to dress up during for Spirit Week, but a lot of Cherokee had not showed a similar interest. In years past, the seniors had given Spirit Week a new meaning. There were tutus and tights just about everywhere, but this year, the lack of spirit flowed throughout the...

Volleyball Tournament Cancelled!

Volleyball Tournament Cancelled!

Dayna Schubert, School News Editor

November 5, 2018


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Student Council’s Annual Fall Volleyball Tournament has been cancelled due to lack of interest. Typically, the tournament is packed with seniors that are excited to take down some freshman, but it seems like the seniors are just exhausted. A lot of them have participated since their freshman year, but ...

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