Tag Archives: Ellah Foster

Summer Music 2018: A perfect festival for every fan

BY ELLA FOSTER California Roots May 25-27 Monterey County Fairgrounds   If you’re looking for a grand kick off to summer, this three-day reggae festival full of vendors, food trucks…

Swimmers face tough decision: Championship or prom

BY ELLAH FOSTER Many teenagers eagerly await prom, excited to dance the night away in a fresh suit and tie or ballroom gown. Likewise, the Mission Trail Athletic League championships…

Nearly 200 students walk out in protest of school shootings

    BY ELLAH FOSTER At 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 14, thousands of students across the nation walked out of class in protest of gun violence and the most…

Challenges of life in Cachagua strengthen community bonds

  For Cachagua’s Jensen Camp, it is not uncommon for teenagers to spend their afterschool time riding their dirt bikes or quads after they get home from school. photo by…

Students use various methods to cope with mental health concerns

  BY ELLA FOSTER “I have been admitted to an inpatient hospital twice, and I’ve done therapy for five years,” one Carmel High School girl says regarding her experience with…

The frequently ignored aspects of Planned Parenthood

By: ELLAH FOSTER Amid the everlasting controversy surrounding Planned Parenthood’s various contraceptive services, there are many other benefits that tend to go unnoticed by anti-abortion protestors. For many years, Planned…

Paranormal activity on the Haunterey Peninsula

By: ELLAH FOSTER When reflecting upon the well-known attributes of the Monterey Bay Peninsula, one might jump to the tourism, rich history, or even…ghosts? There are many historic locations along…

About Shelley Grahl

By: ELLAH FOSTER English teacher Shelley Grahl wants to spend her first year at Carmel High School trying to convey her love for literature to the young adults entering her…

State fitness test leaves student-athletes unable to pass

Every spring, the Physical Fitness Test is issued to all freshmen by the state of California to determine whether they pass their Physical Education class. However, some Carmel High students…

Women’s rights increasingly threatened under Trump

There have always been disagreements about a woman’s place in American culture. With the rise of President Donald Trump, more conservative extremists are being given not only power, but a…