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CHS New Music Production Class

With COVID-19 bringing music programs, such as choir and band to a halt from in-person practices and performances this school year, Mr. Chessin, the choir director, found a new way to present music to his singers through teaching music production.  He explains it as “an outgrowth of some projects I have been doing with online […]

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2021 Billboard Music Awards Recap

The Billboard Music Awards are one of the anticipated music award ceremonies of the year, along with the American Music Awards and the Grammys. Hosted by singer Nick Jonas, the 2021 Billboard Music Awards were broadcasted from Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California on May 23rd, and this year’s ceremony was memorable in many ways. […]

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CHS Choir’s First Glimpse of Normalcy

After a year of no concerts, Camas High School choirs are now getting the chance to celebrate their dedication of continuing to learn and work hard during online learning. On Thursday, June 10th, 7 pm at Doc Harris Stadium the CHS choirs will be putting on their first and only concert of the year. This […]

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2021 Grammys Recap

On March 14th, the 63rd annual Grammy Awards were broadcasted from Los Angeles with Trevor Noah as the host. Big names including BTS, Harry Styles, Dua Lipa, and more performed on the gargantuan Grammy Stage. Many artists were able to bring home major awards, while others were left in the dust. Trevor Noah from The Daily […]

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Staff Quarantine Jams: Part 1

The Camasonian staff wanted to know what teachers have been listening to during quarantine to keep their focus and their spirits high. 1. Who is your favorite artist? “Eddie Vedder and Snoop Dogg – Ms. Widdop “Johnny Cash” – Mr. Bishop “Beatles!!! Dean Martin for Oldies…Mozart for Classical…Rush for Rock.” -Mrs. Fitzgerald “According to my […]

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Quarantine Playlist: What CHS Students Are Listening To

During these trying times, most of the world is stuck at home and seeking something to do. For students at Camas High School, music is a popular outlet. Camasonian staff asked students what they are listening to. What’s your favorite song? Sophomore Savannah Stephens said, “As of right now it’s Let’s Do it Again by […]

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CHS band plays opposing team’s fight song at football games

“Give a yell, give a cheer for the Papermakers here…” is just the beginning of the Papermaker fight song that the CHS band plays every home football game. Not only does the band have to learn their own fight song, but they also need to learn the opposing team’s fight song as well. This tradition […]

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AirPods

At first introduction, it might have seemed like someone cut off the wires of their earbuds and stuck them in their ears and carried around a white container of tooth floss to store them in. But now as 2019 comes around the corner Apple’s new product grows more and more viral: AirPods. At a whopping […]