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Chuck Berry dies at age 90

Chuck Berry dies at age 90

Brendan Davidson, designer
March 19 • 150 views
Filed under Breaking News, Entertainment, News, Top Stories

Before Elvis, the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, there was Chuck Berry. While Elvis was considered to be the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Berry defined it. The Father of Rock ‘n’ Roll died at the age of 90 at his home in Wentzville, Mo. March 18. The St. Charles Police Department responded to a medical...

Top Billboard number one songs throughout the decades

Top Billboard number one songs throughout the decades

Kate Hennessy, sports writer
March 17 • 70 views
Filed under Entertainment

1950’s-1960’s Racial tensions were brewing in America throughout the ‘50s and ‘60s, and under the leadership of civil rights activist, Martin Luther King Jr., the Civil Rights Movement was gaining nation-wide attention. The ‘60s featured the civil rights March on Washington where Luther delivered his iconic ‘I have a Dream...

Snapchat decoded

Snapchat decoded

Ali Randazzo, Katie Woodruff, and Matt Caprigione
March 17 • 66 views
Filed under Entertainment

Middle aged folks use match.com, young adults have Tinder and high schoolers have Snapchat. TKC knows the success or failure of relationships for teens often revolve around the exchange of selfies. But we could all agree the impersonal form of communication often leads to mixed signals. So, TKC edi...

Good Eats: restaurants and wait times

Good Eats: restaurants and wait times

Quentin Stepp, sports writer
March 17 • 50 views
Filed under Entertainment

TKC rated each of these restaurants based on their wait time, quality of food, and the overall dining experience. The wait time is an average for weekends because that’s when the vast majority of people go. The food rating is based on the consistency of the food, the quality of it and how much I liked...

High School Musical or high school miserable?

High School Musical or high school miserable?

Alyssa Fox, web staffer
March 16 • 61 views
Filed under Entertainment

The number one movie in history for giving children faulty expectations of high school is High School Musical. After watching, I daydreamed about dancing on tables in a massive cafeteria, making callbacks and getting the lead, winning the big game and—most of all—having a love story as iconic a...

Top 5 underrated shows to watch on Netflix

Top 5 underrated shows to watch on Netflix

Alyssa Fox, web staffer
March 12 • 187 views
Filed under Entertainment

While in the midst of spring break, what’s the point in being productive? It’s just not gonna happen, so TKC is here to help with the top five underrated shows to watch on Netflix. 1. Parenthood (2010). There is no going wrong with this one. Not only does this show have terrific actors such...

Viv’s quick hair tutorial

Viv’s quick hair tutorial

Vivian Kutheis, web staffer
March 10 • 121 views
Filed under Entertainment

This tutorial will show you how to get the perfect salon look at home. In under three minute you will become a pro at styling your own hair.

How should you spend your spring break?

How should you spend your spring break?

Bridget Snider, features writer
March 9 • 64 views
Filed under Entertainment, Quizzes

With third quarter coming to a close, the anticipation for spring break continues to grow. The stress from numerous tests and projects might be taking over your entire life recently and you might still be unsure of how you should plan your long await spring break. Take this quiz to find out how to answ...

Pion-ear: Divide

Pion-ear: Divide

Abby Geisz, copy editor
March 9 • 72 views
Filed under Entertainment, Pion-Ear

Rating: 4 and a half out of 5 stars Ed Sheeran’s third album, “÷” pronounced “divide,” was released after the artist took a one-year hiatus from social media March 3. Sheeran first took the world stage in 2011 with his studio album, “+”, but didn’t become a superstar until 2014 with his a...

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