For The Record
December 17th, 2014

There are school science projects and there are school science projects. And then there is the space program at Callanan Middle School. Wednesday morning, after first calling ahead to the FAA per protocol, Science Bound teacher Anson Bonte and his crew of Cougars launched the school’s third weather balloon in 18 months, an occasion that … Read more »


December 17th, 2014

Thursday night, Hiatt Middle School will not only host their families for a holiday party, for the second time in two years, they’ll open their doors to the entire community. The holiday party is one of the biggest Viva East Bank! events of the year.  Boys and Girls Club will be hosting a craft activity, East … Read more »


December 17th, 2014

Science fairs have been going on throughout the district over the course of the first semester as curious students design and execute projects with an eye towards qualifying for the district wide event later this winter. On Tuesday afternoon it was Cowles Montessori’s turn in the laboratory and a host of judges reported for the … Read more »


December 17th, 2014

Hoover High School is officially known as the home of the Huskies but it’s also becoming widely known as the den of some pretty cool cats. They’re the ensembles that jam and tour and study and practice under the direction of Randy Hoepker, and lately they’ve been especially busy. Last Friday the Hoover jazz combos … Read more »


December 16th, 2014

Central Campus senior Jessica Witherly didn’t come to Iowa willingly.  She moved here four years ago from Texas with her family. She wanted a career in marine biology and her parents were moving her about as far from the coast as you can get.  What she found when she got here quickly changed her mind … Read more »