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Thirst Project Tees: Give Water, Give Life

Thirst Project Tees: Give Water, Give Life

Reese Hill, Reporter

May 29, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

Students might have noticed tables draped with bright blue tie-dye shirts set up in the cafeteria during lunch and the main foyer after school. These student-manned kiosks are raising money to provide clean water for those in need in Swaziland, Africa. The profits from the City High Thirst Project...

Soccer: Substate Playoff Double Header

Soccer: Substate Playoff Double Header

Jack Bacon, reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under SHOWCASE, Soccer, SPORTS, SPORTS

Both City High soccer teams will compete at the University of Iowa Soccer Complex on Saturday in the substate playoffs. The girls team kicks off at 10:00 am in a rematch against West High. The girls will be looking for a repeat of their dominating 4-0 victory over the Trojans in the regular season. The...

Featured Talent: Lauren Darby

Featured Talent: Lauren Darby

Reese Hill, Reporter

May 23, 2018


Filed under A & E, SHOWCASE

One tiny sketchbook holds endless pages of watercolor scenes, each individual painting peeking through when its pages are flipped. The owner of this sketchbook, City High paraeducator Lauren Darby, compiled the majority of these pastel scenes when she taught abroad in Germany. “Someone said get a...

Seniors Slide Out of Senior Year

Seniors Slide Out of Senior Year

Zoe Butler, Art Editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

Study Hall: Fashion Show Takes The Halls

Study Hall: Fashion Show Takes The Halls

Lindy Rublaitus, Reporter

May 21, 2018


Filed under A & E, MULTIMEDIA, SHOWCASE

Music blasting through the hall, bright lights set up, and lines of chairs along the lockers provided fashion club with the perfect setting for their Study Hall Fashion Show on Thursday, May 17th. Students had a chance to express their creativity in the form of fashion while focusing on sending a messag...

Staff Profile: Mary Mahaffa

Staff Profile: Mary Mahaffa

Emilia Thedens, Reporter

May 17, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, SHOWCASE

Mary Mahaffa, City High’s music secretary, has been involved in City High’s music department ever since she was in high school. “I have two children that went to City High in the music department and I did a lot of volunteering so when the position came open I let them know I was interested,”...

The Making of Real Italian Ravioli Alla Mostarda

The Making of Real Italian Ravioli Alla Mostarda

Emilia Thedens, Reporter

May 17, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, SHOWCASE

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The Triple Threat

The Triple Threat

Addy Smith, Sports Editor

May 12, 2018


Filed under City High, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

It would be a mistake to stereotype these three as ordinary freshman girls. Instead of ordinary trivialities, the trio of Carey Koenig, Ayana Lindsey, and Ella Cook have the future of an entire softball program at the forefront their mind. This past summer, the threesome led the City High Softball team ...

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

May 11, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

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