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Transition troubles

Transition troubles

Jake Siegel, sports writer

The official start to the Missouri State High School Athletic Association boys’ basketball season was Nov. 2. The official end to the football season is Nov. 27. But, because...  Read More »

November 23, 2015 • 0 comments

The Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) reacts after a 3-point basket, tying his father's Dale Curry's 3-pointer mark, against the Brooklyn Nets in the first half at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group/TNS)

2015-16 NBA: who’s hot

November 23, 2015

The 2015-16 NBA regular season kicked off Oct. 27, and has been full of surprises. Here's a compiled list of the best performing...  Read More »

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Can’t contain the captain

November 7, 2015

Sam Smith ties his right skate, something he does before every game, puts on his jersey, looks at his teammates and prepares...  Read More »

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Meramec walks the plank

November 5, 2015

Eighteen months and $11 million later, the Walker Natatorium stands completed on the far west end of the KHS campus. The...  Read More »

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A magical experience

Ali Randazzo and Trevor Currie

The Kirkwood Call set out to find different perspectives on the Disney World theme parks at the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention Friday, Nov. 13 at...  Read More »

November 13, 2015 • 0 comments

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Straight outta KHS

November 12, 2015

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency shows a steady decrease in crime between 1980 and 2012. The o...  Read More »

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The right to bear arms

November 11, 2015

According to USA Today, the U.S. has experienced 200 mass shootings in the past nine years, and they occur...  Read More »

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Friends and classmates reflect on Tanner Polk’s life

November 5, 2015

[View the story "On Nov. 3, Tanner Polk, senior, died suddenly." on Storify]...  Read More »

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Battle of timing: are the 30 minutes spent in homeroom worth it?

Battle of timing: are the 30 minutes spent in homeroom worth it?

Katherine Hubbard and Kennady Wade

Keep it the same: Katherine Hubbard, features writer art by Erica Miget Homeroom provides a much-needed breather during the whirlwind of classes and piles of homework. Unfortunately, last year, th...  Read More »

November 8, 2015 • 0 comments

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Call ed: out of (gun) control

November 8, 2015

Lafayette: 3 dead, 9 injured. Charleston: 9 dead, 1 injured. Umpqua Community College: 10 dead, ...  Read More »

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A review of “Life and Death”

November 7, 2015

I’m a huge Twilight fan. But when Twilight’s creator, Stephenie Meyer, released a new spin on the original ...  Read More »

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Keep Kirkwood great

November 1, 2015

In 2005, President George W. Bush was sworn in for a second term, Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans and the...  Read More »

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Gun control: Students voice their opinions

TKC asked students to share their opinion regarding gun control laws.

LTATT with Olivia: Disney Halloween TV movies review

Tune in to see what Olivia thinks of her three favorite Disney Halloween TV movies: Halloweentown, Twitches and Hocus Pocus.

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Blast from the past: Turkey Day hallways

Blast from the past: Turkey Day hallways

Justin Sweeney, features writer

November 18, 2015 • 0 comments


Small businesses, big ideas

March 9, 2015

Trident Clothing TKC: What made you want to start this business? Cole Matheis: We all started doi...  Read More »

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An alarmingly good night’s sleep

February 3, 2015

Have you ever gotten out of bed feeling horrible? If yes, it’s probably because your current alarm...  Read More »

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LitCharts for the long nights

January 21, 2015

It’s late at night. You are still awake trying to cram for a test the next day and then you realize...  Read More »

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