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KHS Coalition self-defense class

KHS Coalition self-defense class

Katie Judd, copy editor April 13, 2017

The Coalition Club sponsored by Amy Barker, English teacher, hosted their first personal safety class April 12. The Coalition supports change within KHS, our community and the world in order to achieve...

Acing the deaflympics

Acing the deaflympics

Riley Arns, sports writer October 7, 2016

The 6-foot-5 17-year-old junior by the name of Ethan Bell is already tearing apart the Deaflympic scene and might become an Olympian, according to Marcus Robinson, the assistant coach of the USA Deaflympic...

Jimmy Tang, sophomore.

Taking care of business

Sarah Capriglione, writer May 24, 2016

Most high schooler’s plans for the future involve earning money. For Nick Witte, senior, and Jimmy Tang, sophmore, their future is “all about the bank.” Last spring, they collaborated to create...

Reasonable suspicion

Reasonable suspicion

Abbey Painter, web staffer May 24, 2016

Prom is a night many students look forward to and prepare for weeks in advance. Students work on finding the perfect date, the perfect dress or tux or the perfect ride. What some students do not realize...

ERROR: Information Overload

ERROR: Information Overload

Jack Rintoul, Writer May 24, 2016

The Panama Papers: history’s largest amount of data ever leaked, linking powerful business owners and government officials to accounts of tax fraud after keeping their money in countries with little...

The ultimate competition

The ultimate competition

Jack Rittendale, writer May 24, 2016

Fourteen people gather every weekend at North Kirkwood Middle School. With the flick of the wrist and a turn of the hips, they practice the skills needed to meet the demands of the game. Seven on the field,...

The four-one-one on fours

The four-one-one on fours

Izzy Colón, writer May 24, 2016

Lilly Schlarman walked into English class, her feet drag behind her as she walked, eyes barely open. Regardless of her early morning drowsiness she remembered the class will be starting a project. As...

#MakeMaryFly

#MakeMaryFly

Maddie Hawes, writer May 24, 2016

Michael and Jane Banks sing their hearts out, pleading for a new nanny to come. Once they finish their song, they turn to look as their new nanny magically floats into the room. With pointed feet and sleek...

Behind the scenes: Mary Poppins

Behind the scenes: Mary Poppins

Austin Cleveland, writer May 24, 2016

The KH Players production of Mary Poppins took place in the Keating Theatre April 14-16. Months of behind the scenes work came together for three music-filled nights of “Jolly Holiday,” “A Spoonful...

Political involvement in and around KHS

Political involvement in and around KHS

Riley Arns, writer May 24, 2016

If you didn’t already know, it is primary season for the 2016 presidential race. According to Daniel Kim, this is the time in the elections where people began picking candidates to support. “[Politics]...

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