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Top five entertainment stories of 2018

Top five entertainment stories of 2018

TKC Staff

January 14, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Top Entertainment

When it comes to entertainment, TKC staffers make it their mission to deliver nothing less than the best. Pleasing audience members via a spectrum of carpool karaoke sessions with teachers, winter holiday quizzes as well as album reviews from and up and coming artists not only interest KHS studen...

6 ways to work your winter wardrobe

6 ways to work your winter wardrobe

Maddie Hawes and Kara Rieger

December 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories, Video

It's easy to fall victim to the leggings and sweatshirt everyday trend at KHS when it's cold and dreary out, but one way to lighten the mood is to spice up your look. TKC combined outfits to give you 6 different styles to try with your winter wardrobe. Music: www.bensound.com

Underrated STL restaurants: part two

Underrated STL restaurants: part two

Grace Fearheiley, Maddie Meyers, and Elliott Notrica

December 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

TKC traveled around St. Louis and discovered a variety of food from Hong Kong to Mexico, including gyros and liquid nitrogen ice cream.                     Ices Plain and Fancy: 2256 S 39th St, St. Louis, MO 63110 With it...

Teachers make TikToks

Teachers make TikToks

Emma Lingo, Catherine McCandless, Grace Klebe, and Amelia Hurley

December 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

The newest social media trend is here: TikTok. A TikTok is a short video set to music where you can dance, sing and apply crazy filters to your face. TKC asked members of the KHS staff to make TikToks to some of their favorite songs, these were the results.

7 ways to be hygge this winter

7 ways to be hygge this winter

Grace Klebe, news editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Maggie Burton Hygge Noun. Hue-Guh Danish. A quality of coziness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being.   Fuzzy socks. Blankets. Hot chocolate. Fireplace. These are all things that are associated with comfort and coziness. They are hygge. Hygge is the umbrella under which everything cozy lives in Danish culture. In...

Advanced Drama show preview: “Salad and A Tree”

Advanced Drama show preview: “Salad and A Tree”

Izzy Colón, technical web editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The Advanced Drama class will be putting on two one-act plays in the KHS Black Box theatre on Friday, Dec. 13 at 3:30 p.m. The performance titled "Salad and A Tree" features “The Four Hags of the Apocalypse Eat Salad at Their General Meeting”, directed by Aidan Beasley, senior, and “Treed” d...

What gift should you get your best friend for the holiday season?

What gift should you get your best friend for the holiday season?

Grace Fearheiley, web staffer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

If you are struggling to find a gift for your best friend this holiday season, take this quiz to get an idea of what they’d like based off their personality. From cute knick knacks to clothing, we will give you an idea of what present would be a good fit for your best friend. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=...

Where should you study for finals?

Where should you study for finals?

Megan Cleveland, opinions editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Quizzes

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From the gym to the stage

From the gym to the stage

Lilly Anderson, entertainment writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Walking onstage, the smell of hairspray still tingling in his nose, he reaches a new set with a new audience. This is not his first show, but high school productions are not the same. The lights hit his eyes as he gazes upon the crowd filling the 200-seat Keating Theater: a step up from his smelly middl...

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