It’s been a little more than eight months since West High lost to North Scott in the semifinals of the 2015 Class 4A basketball tournament. 640 more words
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It was always rainy and always wet Friday, and sometimes it was even sloppy.
In the end, none of that mattered to City High.
Jason Jones snagged a first-quarter touchdown pass and sealed the win with an interception in the final minutes as City High held off West High 14-12 in the annual Battle for the Boot on a soaked night at Frank Bates Field. 1,004 more words
For a slightly different version, see Jim Throgmorton. 2010. “Seeking justice in redistricting scenarios.” Iowa City Press-Citizen (March 10): 11A.
We in the Iowa City area have been debating the merits of the School District’s various scenarios for redistricting our schools. 661 more words
For a slightly different version, see Jim Throgmorton, J. A. 2009. “Our southeast side stories.” Iowa City Press-Citizen (September 9): 11A.
It’s a familiar story, one that’s been circulating around town for at least 15 years: “the southeast side” is troubled and—sshh, be careful who you say this to—it’s because of “those people from Chicago.” 772 more words