Tag Archives: Joyce Doherty

‘A Dog’s Purpose’ a classic through the eyes and heart of a canine

The classic tale of the relationship between a dog and his owner is now being retold through the eyes of a dog trying to find his purpose through his many…

‘Safe Spaces’ for LGBT teens promoted among CHS classrooms

Nine out of ten lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students are harassed at school because of their sexual orientation, according to a U.S. study in the Gay, Lesbian and Straight…

Padre basketball teams get coaching overhaul

As the Carmel basketball teams gear up, both girls and boys are under the leadership of new coaches. At the end of last season, girls’ coach Tom Dooner and boys’…

100 never looked so good!

The last weekend of October was filled to the brim with color, energy and excitement as the residents of Carmel celebrated the town’s 100th birthday with a parade commemorating a…

Superintendent’s departure triggers district personnel domino effect

After agreeing to leave the district with a $100,000 settlement, Carmel Unified School District’s former superintendent Scott Laurence resigned in June from his position, now filled by interim superintendent Karen…

Teachers emphasize mindfulness to CUSD students

How many students are up until 2 a.m. three days out of five? Of course, it’s partly the fault of what one chooses to be involved in; however, teachers have…

Carmel students to embark February en France

Parlez-vous français? Allons-y à la France? Est-ce que vous voulez grimper la tour Eiffel? Est-ce que vous voulez manger les cuisses de grenouille? Eighteen CHS students are set to depart…

CHS welcomes new staff members across departments

Joe McCarty Joe McCarty is among the four new staff members and will be serving as a history teacher for CHS. McCarty is originally from Chadron, Nebraska, and was a…

Procrastination increasing among students

It’s late Sunday night and your 20-page essay for your English class is due within a few hours. You are drinking coffee and energy drinks like an addict, and you…

Film making on the Monterey Peninsula over the years

For the past century, the scenery and beauty of the Monterey Peninsula have lured many filmmakers and their movie making magic. Classics such as “Play Misty for Me” and “A…