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Exotic fruit review

Exotic fruit review

Ainsley Fox and Malcia Greene

February 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories, Video

TKC tries and reviews exotic fruit from dragonfruit to jackfruit to rambutan.

KHS Student-Parent Handbook trivia

KHS Student-Parent Handbook trivia

Annie O’Brien, news-features editor

February 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Are you smarter than a fifth grader?

Are you smarter than a fifth grader?

Carter Philipp, opinions writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

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Concert review: BROCKHAMPTON

Concert review: BROCKHAMPTON

Bridget Killian, art editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

In pouring rain and 30-degree weather, fans from around the St. Louis area piled into The Pageant to see up and coming hip-hop band, BROCKHAMPTON on Feb. 20. The sold-out show was the 28th stop on the “Love Your Parents” tour. BROCKHAMPTON began in 2010 when frontman, Kevin Abstract, made a post on ...

Where should you visit this spring break (based on your favorites)?

Where should you visit this spring break (based on your favorites)?

Jane Stewart, communications editor

February 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Spring break is a time to take a hiatus from your busy, daily grind. But this year, don’t take a “staycation” and sleep around all day. It’s time to explore somewhere new. Take this quiz to help you figure out the best spring break destination for you. When you're done, use this guide to find th...

Trends for spring break

Trends for spring break

Katie Judd, copy editor

February 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

After the holidays are over, it is easy to feel stuck during the final months of winter, longing for the school year to end. As the long-awaited spring break approaches, many students plan to travel during their days off, March 17 through the 26. TKC picked out the best spring break trends for any of ...

Mirror Mirror… Oh Wait

Mirror Mirror… Oh Wait

Ainsley Fox, entertainment writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Trust me, if you've ever thought you were insane because one day you woke up to your favorite cereal being spelled wrong, you’re not. You always thought the fruit flavored, doughnut-shaped, frosted bits of love were called Fruit Loops, but then you walk down the same cereal aisle as you have every ...

Valentine’s Day couples 2018

Valentine’s Day couples 2018

Charlotte Heinrich, features writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Voices of Kirkwood

Have you ever seen any movie about high school without couples all around campus? Yeah, didn’t think so. In our culture, couples are a major part of high school life, and KHS is no different. Here are just three KHS couples sharing their story in time for Valentine’s Day: Charlotte Heinrich ...

Valentine’s Day treats

Valentine’s Day treats

Allie Hickenbotham, Charlotte Heinrich, and Emma Bjorkman

February 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Video

Single or taken, everyone loves Valentine’s Day treats. TKC made two goodies to make for this holiday, for two or just one. Follow along with this video and access the recipes below to make these recipes yourself. Chocolate Covered Strawberries Ingredients: 1 container of sizeable strawberries ...

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