Fast food employees choose convenience over nutrition

Della Johnson | Staff Writer Fast food restaurants are not just convenient for the customers. Food industry jobs have been the main career choice of students for many years. For most establishments, hiring starts at age 14, and many of them provide free meals or discounts. According to the Ohio Medical Group, this food tends to cause more harm than […]

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Mason ‘Hope Squad’ featured on NBC news

Della Johnson | Staff Writer The Mason Hope Squad has made national news. NBC Nightly News came to the MHS on May 7 to take footage of the Hope Squad for a broadcast. They took footage in Lori Roth’s classroom, as well as interviews with administration and students alike. The purpose of the broadcast was to highlight mental health and […]

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Cook livin’ life in the fast lane

Della Johnson | Staff Writer Many learn to drive a car around age 16; freshman Ashley Cook, however, took a more accelerated approach. Cook has been drag racing, racing a narrow car with a pointed end down a straight track, since she was a child. Using her own dragster (a term for cars used in drag racing), Cook is able […]

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Computer-Aided Design still recovering from fire damage

Della Johnson | Staff Writer Once considered one of the most hands-on courses at Mason High School, Computer-Aided Design (CAD) has taken a few steps back since last year’s fire. The accident, which occured on May 8, 2018, because of the dust collecter in the B108 CAD room, caused an evacuation of the entire student body and faculty. Since then, […]

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Being a princess is no fantasy for student with unique job

Della Johnson | Staff Writer Most little kids dream of being a princess. Senior Katey Marshall gets paid to be one. Senior Katey Marshall has worked for two years as a face character, or live actress, at A Characteristic Attitude, a company that provides princesses, superheroes, pirates, fairies and more to8usura events. Marshall often dresses up as princesses, her most […]

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Short attention cause of decreased interest in reading

Della Johnson | Staff Writer You may not have the attention span to get through this article. In fact, most students don’t. With the amount of reading being assigned to students recently, a minimized attention span is becoming increasingly noticeable. The trend continues through more than just homework, however. In class, students might struggle to focus during lectures, group work, […]

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local leaders share their experiences with students

Evelina Gaivoronskaia | Staff Writer Della Johnson | Staff Writer Local leaders ignited purpose and passion in students. On October 9, six leaders talked to students at Mason High School and gave them advice on how to become a better leader in their community. The speakers were Shakila Ahmed, Nick Bogan, Rachel Pitman, Barbara Berry-Spaeth, Nicole Walker, and Gavin O’Neill. […]

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Gaskin shines in social media spotlight, showcases music to hundreds of thousands of listeners through streaming platforms

Della Johnson | Staff Writer Listen to Darius’ single “Insanity”. Over 150 thousand listeners have pressed play on senior Darius Gaskin’s career. Since releasing his debut single “Insanity” on August 10, Gaskin has accumulated hundreds of thousands of views on YouTube and Spotify, both of which he has also gained a multitude of followers on. The massive exposure was partially […]

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Photo Gallery: Mason demolishes Oak Hills 3-0

Della Johnson | Staff Writer On Thursday, August 30th, the Comets made quick work of GMC opponent Oak Hills in a 3-0 series sweep. Mason won the first set 25-12, then the next 25-22,  and finished the series off with a 25-10 victory.   Click to enlarge and view in slideshow mode. dejohnson.chronicle@gmail.com

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Freshman spirit party welcomes class of 2022

Della Johnson | Staff Writer This high school orientation combats intimidation with fun. At the Freshman Spirit Party on August 7, incoming freshmen were able to tour the building in a different way than they had in the past. The party consisted of games, exploration, and speakers in an effort to help the new students to become accustomed to high […]

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Young reporters gain first journalistic experience with J-School

  Click to view the 2018 J-School Journal, a collection of all the J-Schoolers’ written work.    The J-Schoolers discuss the stories they chose to write this week. Evelina Gavoronskaia | Staff Writer From interviewing their peers to writing captivating stories, young reporters got their first taste of journalism this week at the Chronicle J-School. From May 29 through […]

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Baseball team sent off to semifinals

Check out this coverage of the Mason Baseball team as they prepared to depart from Mason High School to Columbus for the Ohio High School Athletic Association State Baseball Championship.   .@MasonHSBaseball fans cheered on the Comets for their state send off this morning. @CoachCBly thanked the fans and talked about their quest for a state title. pic.twitter.com/mFKWYzG601 — Mason […]

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Staff

MHS Chronicle Staff Members 2018-2019 Editor-in-Chief Luke Hutchinson Managing Editor Lauren Serge Executive Editor Jacob Brase Sports Editor Rahul Parikh Online Editor Andrea Hefferan Business Manager/Circulation Manager Nathalie Schickendantz Staff Photographer Tanner Pearson Visual Design Editor Ryan D’Souza Staff Writers Evelina Gaivoronskaia Lily Geiser Riley Johansen Della Johnson Sophia Johnson Alexandra Lisa Ria Parikh Henri Robbins Kaelyn Rodrigues Jake Sapp Matthew […]

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Contact Us

Electronically: Chronicle Business – mhschroniclebusiness@gmail.com Mr. Dale Conner (Advisor) – connerd@masonohioschools.com  | 398-5025 x 33103 Luke Hutchinson (Editor-in-Chief) — lhutchinson.chronicle@gmail.com Lauren Serge (Managing Editor) — lserge.chronicle@gmail.com Jacob Brase (Executive Editor) — jbrase.chronicle@gmail.com Rahul Parikh (Sports Editor) — raparikh.chronicle@gmail.com Andrea Hefferan (Online Editor) — ahefferan.chronicle@gmail.com Nathalie Schickendantz (Business Manager) — nschickendantz.chronicle@gmail.com Ryan D’Souza (Visual Design Editor) — rdsouza.chronicle@gmail.com Tanner Pearson (Staff […]

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Achievements

Chronicle Achievements 2018-2019 2019 National Scholastic Press Association Honor Roll Jacob Brase Ryan D’Souza Andrea Hefferan Luke Hutchinson Riley Johansen Alexandra Lisa Rahul Parikh Ria Parikh Nathalie Schickendantz Lauren Serge National Scholastic Press Association All American – with Five Marks of Distinction National Scholastic Press Association All American – The Chronicle/thecspn.com – First Class Website Ohio Scholastic Media Association Jacob Brase […]

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Meet your Student Government class officer candidates

With elections around the corner, it’s time to meet your candidates for class officers. The following are short descriptions written by them.   Rahul Sandella My name is Rahul, aka Sanderella or Brown Sugar, and I want to be your 2013-14 class officer. I have been very involved in Student Government since my first Ohio Association of Student Councils Summer […]

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