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Kirkwood football wins state championship

Kirkwood football wins state championship

Abbey Painter, photographer

November 21, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sports

For the first time since 2012, the KHS football team won the MSHSAA Football State Championship. KHS students traveled to Mizzou’s Faurot Field in Columbia, Mo. on Nov. 18 to watch the Pioneers play against the Blue Springs Wildcats in the Class 6 11-Man Championship game. Sixty-five players loaded...

Pink Out game

Pink Out game

Maisie Bradley, sports writer

September 27, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sports

Kirkwood volleyball's annual Pink Out game is Tuesday, Sept. 27 against Rockwood Summit.  The purpose of the game is to raise money and awareness for breast cancer. Since this fundraiser began, the program has donated almost $15,000. The organization has gotten over 30 sponsors and sold over 450...

Friday Night Lights: unified football game

Friday Night Lights: unified football game

Ali Randazzo, editor-in-chief

September 19, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Top Stories

KHS will hold a unified football game at the E.L. Lyons Memorial Stadium open to all elementary through high school athletes Friday, Sept. 23. Students with and without disabilities will play together or participate in the halftime show to recreate a Friday Night Lights game. Admission is free, but do...

Arriving late on the struggle bus

Arriving late on the struggle bus

Cece Hensley and Kennady Wade

August 29, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News, Top Stories

What we know: The Riverview Gardens School District (RGSD) is responsible for the busing of KSD students who live in their district to and from school. KSD pays for the 4:15 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. activities buses. During the first week of school, there was a single bus stop for all of the studen...

UPDATE: KHS 2016 graduate Hannah Whitworth dies Aug. 9

UPDATE: KHS 2016 graduate Hannah Whitworth dies Aug. 9

Kennady Wade, editor-in-chief

August 10, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News

Hannah Whitworth, 2016 graduate, died early Aug. 9.  Visitation details are as follows: First Visitation When: Saturday, Aug. 13, 2 – 4 p.m. Where: Bopp Chapel 10610 Manchester Road. Kirkwood, MO  63122 Service Information  When: Saturday Aug. 13, 4 p.m.Where: Bopp Chapel   Counselors are avail...

Muhammad Ali dies at age 74

Muhammad Ali dies at age 74

Christian Heutel, sports editor

June 4, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News

He was “The Greatest.” Muhammad Ali, the greatest heavyweight champion to ever live, died June 3 at the age of 74 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. For the last week of his life, Ali suffered from respiratory issues in a Phoenix-area hospital. During his final moments, he was su...

2016 Prom court announced

2016 Prom court announced

Ali Randazzo and Julia Wunning-Zimmer

April 14, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Prom, Top Stories

WHAT: KHS 2016 Prom WHEN: Friday, April 22, 2016 WHERE: The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis 100 Carondelet Plaza St. Louis, MO 63105 Congratulations to the 2016 Prom court.  ...

Quiz: what show you should you watch next on Netflix?

Quiz: what show you should you watch next on Netflix?

Emily Mitchell, news writer

January 26, 2015


Filed under Breaking News, Quizzes

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Update from Dr. Williams on Ferguson safety concerns

Update from Dr. Williams on Ferguson safety concerns

Lucy Dwyer, editor-in-chief

November 22, 2014


Filed under Breaking News, Top Stories

UPDATE NOV. 24 The grand jury in the Michael Brown case has reached a verdict and will release their findings at 8 p.m. tonight, according to ABC News. Dr. Tom Williams, superintendent, said after school activity buses traveling to Riverview Gardens and St. Louis City have been cancelled this aft...

Havener dispels rumors of violence at KHS

Havener dispels rumors of violence at KHS

Lucy Dwyer, editor-in-chief

November 12, 2014


Filed under Breaking News

Rumors surfaced Wednesday morning that some type of violence may take place at KHS Wednesday, Nov. 12. Dr. Michael Havener, principal, said he was contacted Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning by parents about the potential violence. Havener’s sources said any violence would be related to the...

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