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Time to talk with TKC episode 02: the making of a musical

Time to talk with TKC episode 02: the making of a musical

Maddie Hawes, associate editor

March 12, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Podcasts, Top Stories

Time to talk with TKC anchor Maddie Hawes sits down with Max Reinert, junior, and Jared Goudsmit, senior, to talk about their success at the MO Thespian conference in the Musical Works contest. The contest required contestants to write a score for an opening number of an original musical and the win...

TKConspiracies

TKConspiracies

Molly Higgins, features writer

March 9, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

We asked, you answered: here are KHS’ favorite conspiracy theories.   “Aliens have made contact with the Earth and the government is just hiding the evidence.” -Sydney Sutter, junior   “Every person has an FBI agent watching [them] through their phone camera.” -Aidan Bea...

Best breakfast places in STL

Best breakfast places in STL

Lydia Cohen, web staff

March 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Breakfast: the most important meal of the day. Whether in the morning or late at night, you can never go wrong with your favorite breakfast food. In this interactive map, explore for yourself some of the best breakfast spots in STL. ...

TKC tries a guessing game

TKC tries a guessing game

Annie O'Brien, health and wellness editor

March 6, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Video

8 TKC staffers try to determine what a mysterious object is. Watch as they get confused, grossed out and eventually learn what they have been looking at. Music courtesy of Purple Planet Music...

TKC tries blind makeovers

TKC tries blind makeovers

Annie O'Brien, health and wellness editor

February 26, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Video

Music by bensound.com

KHS Reader’s Theater

KHS Reader’s Theater

Sarah Nash, Art Editor

February 25, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Video

Watch as Annie O'Brien, Jared Goudsmit and Sarah Nash read from their old writer's notebooks. These tales of middle school are portrayed through illustrations, ranging from mischievous goldfish to vampire how-to guides.

Women’s fashion 1950’s-2000’s

Women’s fashion 1950’s-2000’s

Maddie Hawes and Izzy Colón

February 25, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

TKC styled six outfits inspired by 1950's-2000's fashion. music: Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Ranking STL smoothie bowls

Ranking STL smoothie bowls

Grace Murphy, Copy Editor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Tired of drinking smoothies out of cups and want to try something new? Do you want to try something tasty and something good for you? Then you should try smoothie bowls. Smoothie bowls are smoothies covered with specific toppings  ranging from a variety of fruits, honey, chia seeds, coconut and many mo...

Celebrity Spouse Trivia

Celebrity Spouse Trivia

Zack Deutschmann, features writer

February 19, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Quizzes

Valentine's Day is right around the corner. Whether you're out on a fancy date or home alone, these celebrities will have their Valentine this February 14th. Take this quiz to see how well you know these couples. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='https://embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); ...

Top 5 Valentine’s Day gifts

Top 5 Valentine’s Day gifts

Claire Boysen, print managing editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

*This piece is entirely satirical How special can giving your significant other chocolates and roses be if everyone is doing it? Don’t you want to show your love in a meaningful way this Valentine’s Day? This commercial holiday is glorified as being the most romantic day of the year, which entails an over-...

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