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Mark Hanson gives final remarks on the senior class – WATCH THE VIDEO HERE!

April 28, 2010


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Photo and Video by Jordan Sullivan & Vivian Meade Mark Hanson gives final remarks on the senior class, receives standing applause. ...

Best Buddies Wins Third Straight Award

April 27, 2010


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Last Saturday, the City High chapter of Best Buddies was again rewarded for its efforts by earning the High School Chapter of the Year Award for the third straight year. Buddy members Matt Tvedte, Leslie Kennebeck, Caitlin Clougherty, Alex Walczyk, Hayley Musser, as well as Caitlin’s parents Jenn and...

Bacon Accepts City High Principal Position

April 23, 2010


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By Liliana Coehlo and Erin Danielson Little Hawk Staff Reporters John Bacon, the current principal of Helen Lemme Elementary school has recently been accepted as the new principal of City High school, pending board approval. “I think the passion and enthusiasm of Mr.Bacon was good,” Mrs. ...

The Little Hawk’s guide to eco-friendly Web sites

April 22, 2010


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By Andy Fenneman Earth Day 2010 Action Center http://www.earthday.org/ This slick website is chock-full of information, events, and conservation tips. Treehugger http://www.treehugger.com/earth-day/?campaign=TH_rotator A year-round green blog, this website has tons of posts about dozens of kinds of conservation. The EPA http://www.epa.gov/earthday/ The gove...

Boys Soccer suffers loss against Cedar Rapids Washington

April 22, 2010


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By: Colin McAllister CLICK HERE FOR SLIDE SHOW City High played against Cedar Rapids Washington Thursday, April 15.  Cedar Rapids scored the game winning point five minutes from the end of the game.  Junior J.D. McCullough scored City High's point in the begging of the second half.  City High L...

Student arrested for bringing gun to school

April 21, 2010


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By Michael Hunter On Monday, April 20th a sophomore student was charged with Carrying Weapons on school Grounds, a class D felony. Assistant Principal Terry Coleman received a tip from a student that Tyler D. Wright '12 displayed an unloaded revolver at school on the 17th. Wright was sent to interview...

Prom Slide Show

April 18, 2010


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The Little Hawk Newspaper Awards

April 16, 2010


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Over the years The Little Hawk newspaper has been recognized many times, below is a full list of awards the newspaper has won.   NSPA Hall of Fame PACEMAKER NEWSPAPER 1989 - 1990 - 1991 - 1992 - 1993 - 1994 - 1995 - 1996 -1997 - 1998 - 1999 - 2012 PACEMAKER WEBSITE 2011 NSPA Online ...

Over 65 Students Go Quiet

April 16, 2010


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By Emily Mitchell and Jacob Simmons An eerie silence filled the halls at City High Friday, April 16. More then 65 students were taking part in the National Day of Silence which is in support of anti-GLBT (gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender) bullying, name calling and harassment. Students...

Submit Entries for 4th Annual Scribe Poetry Contest

April 13, 2010


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By Francesca Lubecki-Wilde This year, City High’s only poetry competition is accepting applicants for the fourth consecutive year. Sponsored by The Scribe, City’s online literary magazine, the poetry contest features cash prizes for the top three original poems. All submissions must be entered...

Reach Your Potential Banquet Reaches Students and Teachers

April 9, 2010


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By Michael Hunter Little Hawk Staff Reporter CLICK HERE FOR A PHOTO SLIDE SHOW The 8th annual Reach your Potential Banquet was held Thursday April 8th in the City High commons with high attendance. 17 students ninth through twelfth grade received awards for their improvement in their academic ...

Fettweis Wins Teacher of the Year Award

April 8, 2010


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By Carl Sessions English teacher Beth Fettweis recently won the Iowa City Education Association Teacher of the Year award after being nominated by fellow English teacher Colleen Davis. Fettweis was one of two teachers from the union to be given the prestigious award. “There are so many great...

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