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Cedar Rapids George Washington High School
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Cedar Rapids George Washington High School
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Cedar Rapids George Washington High School
Stories from Cedar Rapids George Washington High School
Feature: Black History Month
Features

Jaydin McMickle | March 11, 2019

Washington High School was a completely different place back in the 1960s and 1970s compared to now. The fashion, the music, even the building was different. A big difference is how African-American students…

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Cedar Rapids and Floods: A Complicated Relationship
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Abby Throndson | January 14, 2019

Ranked sixth on the FEMA disaster declaration, the Eastern Iowa floods of 2008 were devastating to Cedar Rapids. Eight years later, the 2016 Eastern Iowa flood drowned the city that ‘would never flood’…

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Elementary, my Dear High Schoolers
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Abby Throndson | January 11, 2019

On the morning of Dec. 4, many Washington students were disappointed when they found out that the Cedar Rapids elementary schools had a two-hour delay due to bad road conditions. Later, the district decided…

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To Juul or Not To Juul
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Paris McNutt | January 10, 2019

E-Cigarettes, especially JUULs have been the recent hype for high school students. There has been an increased use on campus and nationwide among teenagers. Currently, there is a large amount of effort…

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Running on Empty
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Jessie Koozer | January 9, 2019

The morning of Oct. 4, Washington High School student Cameron Smeby, ‘22, was rushed to the hospital after being hit by a Cedar Rapids Community School District bus.

Smeby suffered serious injuries,…

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