John Lewis

Injured principal on the mend

Injured principal on the mend

King's High School principal Dan Reddiex has learned the hard way that he is no longer one of the boys.

Snow event takes off in stadium

Snow event takes off in stadium

Forsyth Barr Stadium was full of high-fliers on Saturday night - and not the kind you'd expect to find in the corporate boxes.

Aiming to spread the crochet craze

Aiming to spread the crochet craze

Step aside, Rainbow Loom and other schoolyard crazes - a new one may be about to tie up children's imagination and attention.

Competing 'incredibly important'

Competing 'incredibly important'

This weekend nearly 30 years ago Holly Mathieson was a nervous wreck.

Snow comes to the great indoors

Snow comes to the great indoors

Great minds designed Forsyth Barr Stadium to keep out snow and other unpleasant weather.

Bowel test has promise

Bowel test has promise

University of Otago researchers have found new ways to detect changes occurring on the surface of the bowel, which may lead to better treatment for hundreds of children with Crohn's disease and colitis.

State girls' schools talk

New Zealand state girls' schools are looking more to community organisations to support their pupils' education, a national conference in Dunedin has shown.

Emerson's wins national awards

Emerson's wins national awards

Southern breweries are fizzing after again gaining several awards in the 2014 Brewers' Guild of New Zealand Beer Awards.

Teen, school at odds on hairstyle

Teen, school at odds on hairstyle Kurtis Bain describes his hairstyle as ''funky'' but Taieri College sees it as ''extreme''.

Speech skills may win trip

Speech skills may win trip

An Otago Girls' High School pupil has reached the national final of the Alliance Francaise Concours Oral with a chance of winning a trip to New Caledonia.