Tag Archives: Asha Johnston

Carmel Beach lovers expand coastline cleanup efforts

As the tide recedes on the sunlit beach, the beautiful image is fogged by trash-covered sands that used to be clean. Carmel local Lauren Banner noticed this tragedy and decided…

Mr. Padre competition returns with style, talent and poise

The Mr. Padre competition, an event where junior and senior boys compete with athleticism, talent, fashion and poise in hopes of winning a ticket to prom, returned to Carmel High…

Lifeguards offer ocean safety suggestions for Monterey County

There are six or seven ocean deaths in the Monterey County per year mostly because of riptides, and according to Kevin Brady, a State Park Peace Officer Lifeguard, the most…

Pool over-chlorination delays Feb. practice for CHS swim teams

Carmel High School’s swim and dive season was scheduled to officially begin water training on Jan. 30, but due to over-chlorination, the swim and dive teams were unable to start…

Carmel dancer fulfills lifelong dream at U. of Arizona

Gliding across the mirrored ballet studio, a Carmel High School ballerina dances to the slow rhythm and gentle tune, painting a picture with her every movement. Elise Cricchio, currently a…

Krayniy puts musical dreams into play at young age

It is lunch, and while everyone is rushing out of their classrooms, eager to rendezvous with friends, one student lurks behind, sliding into the music room alone to light up…

Carmel High mock trial team ventures to New York tourney

Carmel High School’s mock trial team has been vigorously preparing to compete in New York at an international level for the Empire Competition from November 9-15. The trip to New…

School traditions vanishing with modern ways

Nearly every high school throughout the United States carries the traditions associated with homecoming, but at Carmel High School changes are being made, and traditions are dwindling. It is no…

Life Skills Club teaches lessons to last a lifetime

Managing money, depositing checks, folding laundry, cooking a simple meal: one talent at a time, the Life Skills Club gives students the tools needed to live an independent life. “The…