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Photo gallery: girls’ cross country meet 8/30

Photo gallery: girls’ cross country meet 8/30

Mary Ralston, photographer

September 10, 2018


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Kirkwood girls' cross country ran their second meet at Blackburn Park in Webster Aug. 30. The varsity team placed 1st overall with all six runners medaling in the top 30, while the freshmen-sophomore team ranked 4th and the junior-senior team ranked 2nd among 7 teams. "For the freshman-sophomore race,...

Photo gallery: varsity football vs Francis Howell

Photo gallery: varsity football vs Francis Howell

Megan Tate Van Buren, Genevieve Francois, and Ben Rives

August 31, 2018


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KHS varsity football played Francis Howell on Fri. Aug 31. The Pioneers won with a final score of 37-28. According to Caroline Wilson, senior, running the flags across the track allows seniors to get involved at football game. "I encourage people to [run the flags] because even though its a little hard...

Photo gallery: Student-led walkout

Photo gallery: Student-led walkout

Malayna Vines, photographer

March 14, 2018


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KHS students participated in a student-led walkout at 10 a.m. March 14. According to @studentsdemandaction_khs students are standing up to the inactivity of our government combatting gun violence. Students walked from the senior hallway down to the stadium bleachers. Makenna Chappel, sophomore, said...

Photo gallery: Women of the crime beat

Photo gallery: Women of the crime beat

Kara Rieger, photographer

March 13, 2018


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The St. Louis Post Dispatch crime reporters Kim Bell, Christine Byers, Valerie Schremp Hahn and Denise Hollinshed presented for the Women of the Crime Beat speaker series in the journalism lecture hall Tuesday, Feb. 27. The reporters shared their reasons for writing and some of their craziest experiences. "[During] my entire childhood, I dreamed of ...

Photo gallery: SAAW speaker

Photo gallery: SAAW speaker

Kara Rieger, photographer

February 28, 2018


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The Coalition Club hosted guest speaker Dana Veasman and Carolyn Compton for Sexual Assault Awareness Week Friday, Feb. 23. Veasman works as a crisis intervention specialist for Alternatives to Living in Violent Environments (ALIVE). When victims call in, Veasman tries to get them into a safe place throu...

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball vs. Ritenour

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball vs. Ritenour

Christian Baker, photographer

February 26, 2018


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The varsity boys' basketball team played Ritenour High on Friday, February 16. The boys' team picked up their first win in seven games, thanks to a lay-up by Damien Loyd with 1.7 seconds left in the fourth quarter, that gave Kirkwood 78 points, over Ritenour's 76 points. "It feels good, I’m stil...

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball vs. Parkway Central

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball vs. Parkway Central

Christian Baker, photographer

February 20, 2018


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The varsity boys' basketball team took on Parkway Central Tuesday, Feb 6. The game ended 68-43 as a loss for KHS. The boys' team has struggled in recent games, as they have not won their last five games. This losing streak could be in part to star point guard Damien Loyd, junior, facing shoulder injuries....

Photo gallery: Mr. KHS 2018

Photo gallery: Mr. KHS 2018

Megan Van Buren, Mary Ralson, Audrey Berns, and Kelley Cochran

February 8, 2018


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The annual Mr. KHS competition was held in the Keating theater Feb. 1. This pageant is a fundraiser for the Pommies, and the contestants are elected from different clubs and extracurricular activities. The winners of this year's contest include Zack Demetri as Mr. KHS, Jack Dunn as first runner-up,...

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