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Low Ticket Sales but Positive Feedback for Sadie Hawkins Dance

Nathaniel Zebley, Editor
April 28, 2017 • 48 views
Filed under Cape Culture

On March 11, the Student Government Association hosted Cape's first-ever "Sadie Hawkins" dance for students. The Sadie Hawkins dance — a tradition dating back to 1938 — breaks away the norm and has girls ask guys to the event. Tickets for Cape's dance were sold at $5 per person with the proceeds...

Brian Donahue to Retire After 2016-17 School Year

Brian Donahue to Retire After 2016-17 School Year

Hannah Lowe, Editor-in-Chief
April 28, 2017 • 129 views
Filed under Cape Culture, Showcase

The game has ended and the final score is in — Brian Donahue is leaving the field. After more than two decades in the Cape district, the high school principal announced his retirement on March 9th, 2017. While it’s sad to see him go, the students, staff, and community of CHHS appreciate the work...

Rentals Options Can Make Prom Affordable

Rentals Options Can Make Prom Affordable

Hannah Lowe, Editor-in-Chief
April 28, 2017 • 53 views
Filed under Cape Culture

There’s no doubt that prom can be an expensive affair. Between finding an outfit, preparing for the dance, and going out to dinner, families can end up shelling out several hundred dollars from start to finish. For some, that’s fine; prom is a major event in the high school experience and worth the...

Freshman Advance in Delaware Mock Trial Competition

April 24, 2017 • 40 views
Filed under Cape Culture

The Cape Henlopen High School mock trial competed this year at the statewide competition. Mock trial is an annual event that will give high school groups a problem which they have to appoint attorneys and witnesses to re-enact as if they were a real life trial. These trials are judged by actual Delaware...

Cape Trends: Promposals

Cape Trends: Promposals

Sarah Hunsicker, Editor
April 24, 2017 • 38 views
Filed under Cape Culture

With prom season coming up the horizon, many junior and senior guys have begun brainstorming ideas on ways that they plan on asking their future date to prom. Commonly known as a Promposal some will go above and beyond in order to get a yes. Many Promposals trending on social media include extravag...

Cape Trends: Saltwater Duck Boots

Cape Trends: Saltwater Duck Boots

Sarah Hunsicker, Editor
March 2, 2017 • 55 views
Filed under Cape Culture

As the wintery months and the holiday season pass through, a new footwear can be seen in the hallways. Many students, both male and female, can be seen wearing Saltwater Duck Boots. Duck boots have a rubber sole and a leather upper. The boots come in many different colors. The rubber sole can range from...

Mid-Year Farewells to Four Teachers

Cate Carr, Korinne LeMaire, and Hannah Lowe
February 28, 2017 • 65 views
Filed under Cape Culture

Though it can be said that all farewells come too soon, the departure of teachers in the middle of the 2016-17 school year certainly feels too soon for their students. Four teachers are departing from the Cape faculty after the first semester this year. This spring, the math department will be missing...

2017 All-State Band Students

Nathaniel Zebley and Hannah Lowe
February 6, 2017 • 228 views
Filed under Cape Culture, Showcase

On Saturday, January 21st, auditions for the Delaware All-State Band were held for students in school music programs in Delaware. Students from all over Delaware auditioned for the spots in the organizations, and seven students from Cape's band program were selected for three of the seven different organizations...

The History of Sadie Hawkins

Sarah Hunsicker, Editor
February 6, 2017 • 103 views
Filed under Cape Culture

A Sadie Hawkins dance, often referred to as the Sadies, is a formal dance where girls break down the walls of socials norms and ask guys to attend the dance with them. This contradicts the original dance guidelines in which the guy asks the girl to dances such as prom (in the spring) and homecoming (in...

Cape Trends: iMessage Games

Cape Trends: iMessage Games

Sarah Hunsicker, Editor
December 7, 2016 • 90 views
Filed under Cape Culture

In a recent update to Apple's system, Game Pigeon was recently added to iOS 10. Game Pigeon is an app on iPhones that allows users to play games within iMessages. Some of the games include 8-Ball, Sea Battle, Tanks, Anagrams, Checkers, Four In A Row, Poker, 20 Questions, and Dots & Boxes. Many Cape...

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