Hamlet: love it or hate it

Hamlet: love it or hate it

Tara Hawkins, copy editor
May 28, 2014 • 113 views
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The KH Players drama club had their annual banquet Wednesday, May 14. At the banquet Kelly Schnider, drama teacher, released the  2014-2015 season as well announced the new officers. The season is as follows: I Hate Hamlet by Paul Rudnick will be in the Black Box Theatre ... Read more »

Forever, one four

Forever, one four

Anna Mullendore, features writer
May 20, 2014 • 81 views
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KHS guys get creative with their proposals

KHS guys get creative with their proposals

Jane Manwarring
April 25, 2014 • 204 views
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Kirkwood reacts to Miley Cyrus’ concert cancellation

Kirkwood reacts to Miley Cyrus’ concert cancellation

Sarah Heet, visual managing editor
April 16, 2014 • 182 views
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After a severe allergic reaction, Miley Cyrus checked into a Kansas City, MO hospital. She canceled her show April 15 in Kansas City and her show April 16 in St. Louis, MO.... Read more »

Deets from a dealer

Deets from a dealer

Bradley Fargo, features writer
March 26, 2014 • 177 views
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Two Call staffers interviewed a KHS student who had been a drug dealer for more than a year. For the safety of the person interviewed, the names of those involved have been changed.   TKC: Why did you deal drugs? I... Read more »

Up in smoke: Cody Diehl

Up in smoke: Cody Diehl

Lucy Dwyer, features editor
March 14, 2014 • 95 views
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At age 14 Cody Diehl and his friends were bored. Bored of eighth grade, bored of youth, bored of doing the same old stuff. So they stole a cigarette from a friend’s mom. And then they thieved another. And another. They thought... Read more »

Up in smoke: Lisa

Up in smoke: Lisa

Lucy Dwyer, features editor
March 13, 2014 • 66 views
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For Lisa*, a freshman year romance took many forms, ultimately materializing in a broken heart, fresh regrets and a new addiction. “I started [smoking] for a guy. He was a smoker and he just offered me a cigarette one night, and we started dating so I kept smoking,”... Read more »

Drinking for boundries

Drinking for boundries

Bridget Randazzo, in-depth editor
March 11, 2014 • 71 views
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*Name changed for privacy of those interviewed. By the time teenagers turn 18, more than 70 percent have had their first drink of alcohol, according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. Many researchers on teen drinking describe the ... Read more »

A mistake never forgotten

A mistake never forgotten

Bridget Randazzo, in-depth editor
March 10, 2014 • 64 views
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*Name changed for privacy of those interviewed. He woke up with no memories from the night before, only the feeling of guilt sweeping over his body. He tried to remember what happened, but all the memories were fuzzy and distorted. It was the first time he had drank heavily, and his mind and body... Read more »

Blair the extrordinaire

Blair the extrordinaire

Jake Balmer, entertainment editor
February 26, 2014 • 19 views
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Ezra Blair would probably strike any student as a typical freshman; he’s on the short side, his voice a little on the high side. Ezra, however, is only 13 years old, having skipped multiple grades in elementary school. After attending kindergarten and first grade in New Jersey, Ezra’s mother,... Read more »