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That’s how the cookie crumbles

That’s how the cookie crumbles

Grace Klebe, entertainment writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

If you have a sweet tooth, you know what it’s like to order a cookie and be disappointed. TKC set out on a mission to find the best cookie in St. Louis. We were tired of your average bland, hard cookie and we knew there were better options out there. After lots of research, we compiled a list of six...

Snow day superstitions

Snow day superstitions

Maddie Meyers, features writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

“Hello, this is Ginger Cayce from the Kirkwood School District. School today is canceled because of inclimate weather.”   When the snow day phone call comes, hundreds of students curl back in bed, while others turn to social media to celebrate. Every year, students await this call, and some e...

How to document your teenage life

How to document your teenage life

Charlotte Heinrich, features writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Physics classes and trips to Pioneer Perks slowly seem to blend together. Before you know it, the awkward freshman version of yourself will be four years taller and smarter. You don’t want to forget the inside jokes and projects that kept you up all night. Here are five easy ways to document your high...

Can you guess MORE KHS teachers based on their starter packs?

Can you guess MORE KHS teachers based on their starter packs?

Adler Bowman, Izzy Colón, and Jack Rittendale

January 24, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Entertainment, Top Stories

Every teacher has their own quirks, styles and phrases. From science to world language to English departments, how many KHS teachers can you identify? Note: This quiz may not work on all devices, trying viewing the quiz on another device if there are technical difficulties. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=...

How long will your New Year’s resolution last?

How long will your New Year’s resolution last?

Austin Cleveland, sports writer

January 24, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

With 2018 in full swing, TKC is helping you to see how far you will make it with your goals for change. Answer these few questions about the factors that play into your commitment and prior experience with resolutions to see how long into the new year yours will last . (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getEl...

Eight foods you think are healthy, but aren’t

Eight foods you think are healthy, but aren’t

Katie Judd, copy editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Health + Wellness, Top Stories

Many people go through life eating foods they think are healthy for them but are not. TKC lists eight misleading foods with healthy alternatives to better suffice your diet. art by Catherine McCandless...

Top five entertainment stories of 2017

Top five entertainment stories of 2017

TKC Staff

January 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

This year on TKC, the entertainment section was filled with everything from quizzes to reviews. Whether you want to guess the teacher based on the ‘meme’ created or you were looking for Thanksgiving crafts, TKC has got you covered. While the entertainment section may seem like all fun and games, ...

Which publication should you join?

Jane Stewart, communications editor

December 30, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

How to join a publication

How to join a publication

Jane Stewart, communications editor

December 30, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Before applying to a publication, take this quiz to figure out where you belong in SJ: https://www.thekirkwoodcall.com/uncategorized/2017/12/30/which-publication-should-you-join/ https://www.thekirkwoodcall.com/khs-journalism-2-2/

St. Louis holiday lights review

St. Louis holiday lights review

Austin Cleveland, sports writer

December 24, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

With the holiday season winding down, TKC takes a look at four of the top holiday lights displays from around St. Louis from 2017.   ...

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