John Lewis

Laws of physics rule in karate

Laws of physics rule in karate

There was no ''wax on or wax off'' during a karate demonstration at Queen's High School yesterday - just a graphic lesson in physics.

Chance of a lifetime comes out of the blue

Chance of a lifetime comes out of the blue

It's always a nice surprise when you are selected for a scholarship, Mathew Denys says.

Cards banned after schoolyard 'unfair trades'

Cards banned after  schoolyard 'unfair trades'

Unfair playground deals between pupils have forced several Dunedin primary schools to ban the latest trading card craze.

Chorus invites artists to show their sketches

Telecommunications cabinets around Dunedin have traditionally been targets for taggers.

Pupils' scholarship chances enhanced

A new scholarship programme has been launched at Kaikorai Valley College, aimed at raising academic achievement levels in pupils in years 12 and 13.

Greenstone trails star in film

Greenstone trails star in film

If you have ever wanted to walk through some wild parts of Fiordland but don't think you have the legs for it, Kavanagh College has the answer.

College musicians tuned into finals

College musicians tuned into finals

Taieri College musicians appear to have taken the lion's share of places in the Otago Regional Final of the Smokefreerockquest this year.

Car in pursuit crash had false plates

Car in pursuit crash had false plates

Police are investigating why a vehicle involved in a high-speed police chase on the Strath Taieri yesterday had false licence plates.

Young photographer opens a few eyes

Young photographer opens a few eyes

When 4-year-old Kaia Powell won a highly commended award in the 2014 Otago Wildlife Photography Competition, there were more than a few eyebrows raised over whether she actually took the photo.

New challenge for former principal

New challenge for former principal

When Chris Cumberland was trying to make the difficult decision about whether he should change careers, it was his daughter who gave him the impetus to go through with it.