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MARCH ISSUE RELEASED!

March 10, 2010

Click here to view the entire issue in full high resolution with scrolling and zoom in features. Cover Story: Epilepsy: AVOID STROBE LIGHTS By Michael Hunter Art by Davis Vonk Click here to view the entire issue in full high resolution with scrolling and zoom in features. ...

Dining with the Devil – What historical figure would you spend an afternoon with?

March 9, 2010

By Davis Vonk Little Hawk Managing Editor Art by Izaak Thompson Millions of humans have trampled over this earth, some leaving a blemish, others leaving an inspiring beauty mark on the Earth’s face.  These impressions left by these single human beings have molded our interpretation of the w...

Haiti Food Drive

March 9, 2010

By Margaret Yapp Little Hawk Staff Reporter Weekends at City High normally are a break from the frenzied weekdays, but on February 27th the usually empty gym was taken over by hair nets and plastic aprons as Iowa City volunteers packaged meals for earthquake victims in Haiti. Francesca Lubecki-Wilde ’13 organize...

Charity speedball tourney brings food to needy

March 4, 2010

By Jeff Haidri Sweat permeates the gym as people are running from side to side. Ten seconds left on the clock. There is a midair interception, furious grabbing, and then a lightning-fast pass to the goal, where the forward kicks it in. There is shouting, as spectators take it all in. As par...

City loses to Washington in Sub-State Final – Photo SLIDESHOW

March 3, 2010

Photos by Tucker Tholen ZOOM IN OR OUT ON YOUR BROWSER IF YOU DON'T SEE THE FULL IMAGE YOU MAY ALSO CLICK ON THE LOWER RIGHT HAND CORNER TO ENLARGE THE SLIDESHOW...

Flash mob video with exclusive interviews

March 2, 2010

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Boris Perkhounkov sweeps the Rubik’s Cube tournament

February 26, 2010

By Carl Sessions Boris Perkhounkov won City’s first ever Rubik’s cube tournament on February 24th with a time of 19.1 seconds. Taking second place was Nathaniel Gier, with a time of 28. The tournament raised awareness and canned food for Haiti. Look for the full story in next week’s iss...

Principal Mark Hanson’s resignation accepted – Students show up in protest

February 24, 2010

By Carl Sessions Photo by Carl Sessions Principal Mark Hanson won’t be returning to City High next year. Last night the school board voted unanimously to accept Hanson’s resignation after a 45  minute closed-door discussion. Over 20 students, parents, and community members spoke at t...

Boy’s Swimming State Finals

February 23, 2010

By Margaret Yapp PHOTO BY: Bryant McAllister The bleachers of the Marshalltown YMCA are overflown with screaming moms and body-painted girls as the 2010 Iowa high school boy's state swimming qualifiers walk onto the swim deck to start off the swim meet. Among the swimmers are nine City High qualifier...

City High Grad Turned Iowa City Mayor – Matt Hayek

February 23, 2010

City High students can accomplish anything. While many are profound thinkers, professional athletes and high paid executives, few have the opportunity to have a major role of leadership in their hometown as Matt Hayek does. Unanimously elected as mayor on Saturday January 2, Hayek replaced former ...

CITY HIGH EARNS ALL-STATE SPEECH NOMINATIONS

February 10, 2010

By Phil Buatti Photo by Yda Hoffer-Sohn Nails were bitten and patience tested Monday after school as students and coaches alike eagerly awaited the announcement of the 2010 IHSSA Large Group Speech All-State Festival program. A record number of students received All-State honors this year. All three of ...

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