The Kirkwood Call

Where are they now: Kevin Renick

Where are they now: Kevin Renick

Jack Rittendale, features writer

February 13, 2018


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Kevin Renick, class of 1975 graduate and former journalist, sits at home plucking away on the strings of his guitar. With his love of music and close friends, he spends his days doing what he enjoys most. But Renick said he never expected to go into music. After graduating, he studied journalism and creat...

Where are they now: Richie Frohlichstein

Where are they now: Richie Frohlichstein

Melanie Witt, copy editor

February 6, 2018


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Returning home from Georgetown University for winter break after his first semester of freshman year, Richie Frohlichstein, 2007 KHS graduate, decided to stop by world history teacher Tim Harig’s annual Boxing Day party. There he met KHS alumnus, Lori White whose sister, Meredith White, was working...

Where are they now: Dave Holley

Where are they now: Dave Holley

Melanie Witt, copy editor

February 5, 2018


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Every Thursday during homeroom, students gather to escape the stressful atmosphere of school and relax by doing yoga. Dr. Dave Holley, former KHS principal, leads these classes in hopes to provide a place for students to relieve the pressure of school. Since graduating from KHS in 1967 to climbing...

Where are they now: Tim Leong

Where are they now: Tim Leong

Charlotte Heinrich, features writer

January 24, 2018


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In the Target checkout aisle, laying across a coffee table in your dentist’s office or peeking out from a rack at the nail salon, is the iconic pop culture magazine: Entertainment Weekly (EW). With faces of high-profile celebrities, or the latest show to binge watch on it’s cover, this American ...

Where are they now: Mike McGill

Where are they now: Mike McGill

Izzy Colon, copy editor

January 22, 2018


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1961 KHS Graduate, Mike McGill, did not have a set plan. After KHS, McGill set out to learn, not just to get his education, but to find what he wanted to do with his life. McGill was unaware of the influential path his life would take before his retirement in Virginia. McGill knew for a start th...

Where are they now: Steve Stewart

Where are they now: Steve Stewart

Jane Stewart, communications editor

January 22, 2018


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Strapped in large ski goggles and sporting their postseason gear, the Kansas City Royals team jumps and screams in the locker room as they spray each other with champagne in celebration of their 2015 World Series Championship. Right in the midst of it all stood Steve Stewart, Kansas City Royals radio bro...

Where are they now: Drew Redington

Where are they now: Drew Redington

Annie O'Brien, news-features editor

December 6, 2017


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Pretending to be each of the Von Trapp children, 4-year-old Drew Redington acts out and sings “So Long, Farewell” from “The Sound of Music” on the steps of his grandmother’s basement. His mother and grandmother sit watching, used to the routine of these frequent basement performances. “Th...

Where are they now: Brent and Dana Sutter

Where are they now: Brent and Dana Sutter

Abby Geisz, technical web editor

December 1, 2017


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Brent didn’t know that he was asking his future wife to breakfast on that day in 1989. He just asked if she wanted to join him and his friends at Hardee’s during first hour independent period. She said yes, and Brent and Dana Sutter have been together ever since. “Our first real date was Fr...

Where are they now: Blythe Terrell

Where are they now: Blythe Terrell

Maddie Meyers, features writer

December 1, 2017


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Sophomore Blythe Terrell proudly walks down KHS hallways to her journalism class, knowing that everything that will happen in her future starts here. Fast forward 16 years and Terrell, KHS graduate of 2001, has traveled from Kirkwood to Texas to Africa to New York, working as a newspaper reporter, Pe...

Where are they now: Wayne Baldwin

Where are they now: Wayne Baldwin

Daniel Kim, features writer

November 28, 2017


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At the 2017 Class 4 District 2 Cross Country Meet, a 5-foot-10 man in his 60s with a gray beard and tanned skin awaits as herds of cross country runners pass by. He sports cargo shorts and a red, polyester tank-top with “Kirkwood Cross Country” written across it. He hustles alongside the race cour...

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