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City High Students React to Impeachment Proceedings

City High Students React to Impeachment Proceedings

Victoria Weckmann, Marketing Editor

February 14, 2020

President Donald Trump was impeached on Wednesday, December 18, by the House of Representatives. According to The Hill, more than half of Americans feel that President Trump did something wrong concerning the impeachment, with the number sitting around 53 percent. “I have mixed feelings about Trump ...

BREAKING NEWS: Student Senate Cancels Valentine’s Day Dance

BREAKING NEWS: Student Senate Cancels Valentine’s Day Dance

Shoshie Hemley, Opinion Editor

February 12, 2020

So far, only thirteen tickets have been sold for the Valentine’s Day Dance. This number, paired with the fact there is currently only a student DJ, no coat check, and no chaperones, has caused the student senate to consider cancelling the dance.  “There are too many variables,” Mr. Tygrett, one of the teac...

Athletes Prepare for Sports in Off-Season Lifting

Athletes Prepare for Sports in Off-Season Lifting

Rachel Marsh, Reporter

February 3, 2020

It’s seven o’clock on a Tuesday morning. Athletes walk into the Larry Brown Fitness Center in City High, hearing dumbbells clang and weights clatter. They grab an iPad from the office and take it to a station, start to set up, preparing to work out. It’s the first day in the weekly set, and the ...

End of Season Awards for the Boys Cross Country Team

End of Season Awards for the Boys Cross Country Team

Rachel Marsh, Reporter

December 6, 2019

On November 10, the boys cross-country team celebrated their season with their annual award ceremony. Many of the athletes went home with awards that night (see below). The boy’s coaches gave out awards, many of which are named after alumni or people who were influential to the program. “Some awar...

Wellness Wednesday

Wellness Wednesday

Victoria Weckmann, Adertisement Editor

November 18, 2019

As concerns about the mental health of students has risen, new ways to cope with the stress of school are being integrated into the classroom. Teachers at City High have begun to search for solutions to this problem. Michael Ayers, the AP Seminar teacher at City High School, had something to say abo...

City High’s End of the Trimester Art Show – A Beloved Tradition

City High’s End of the Trimester Art Show – A Beloved Tradition

Haileigh Steffen, Art Editor

November 15, 2019

Paintings hang from large display boards. Sculptures dangle from the ceiling. Glasswork pieces are illuminated by a vintage light projector. Ceramics are carefully placed upon desks. A SmartBoard runs student-made films. The sheer mass of art is an unexpected sight, even for the normally art-crowde...

Dance Marathon Continues Pursuing Goals For The Kids

Dance Marathon Continues Pursuing Goals For The Kids

Alice Boerner, Reporter

November 13, 2019

In a bustling classroom each Friday morning, a group of students gather together to discuss Dance Marathon. In addition to all their schoolwork and extracurriculars, members of the club devote time to helping kids with pediatric cancer.  Members of Dance Marathon are focused on helping people and maki...

Sparkle Brings Equality into Cheer at City High

Sparkle Brings Equality into Cheer at City High

Alice Boerner and Sophia Wagner

November 13, 2019

The football team crashes through the City High banner, flanked by Sparkle cheerleaders excitedly waving pom-poms towards the stands. Although often overlooked by the crowd due to the bustle of a home football game, the Sparkle team continues to bring enthusiasm and energy.  Laura Schwab is the City High sponsor for th...

Moments From City High’s Art Club

Moments From City High’s Art Club

Haileigh Steffen, Art Editor

November 13, 2019

  Students gather for City High's Tuesday-meeting Art Club to discuss, collaborate and work on art projects. D

Girls Varsity Cross Country Finishes Top Ten at State Meet

Girls Varsity Cross Country Finishes Top Ten at State Meet

Rachel Marsh, Reporter

November 4, 2019

On November 2, the girls competed in Fort Dodge at the State meet. Boulter led the team and finished in 21st place with a time of 19:08. Second on the team, Wedemeyer placed 42nd with a time of 19:43, a personal record. Reynolds came in third for the team with a time of 19:49 putting her in the ...

Cultured Corner: November

Cultured Corner: November

Cecile Bendera, Culture Editor

November 1, 2019

The Cultured Corner is a column on pop culture where we bring you the news that students are talking about, from the students themselves, in their own words.  On The Lion King     “ The Lion King” live-animation movie was a magnificent remake of the original movie that was released in 1994. Produced by Jon Fa...

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