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30 winter activities to try this season

30 winter activities to try this season

Catherine Butler and Olivia Silvey

January 13, 2020

Making the switch from summer to winter is difficult, especially in Missouri when the temperature can plummet 40 degrees within 48 hours. In summer, anything feels possible — days are sunny and hopeful, evenings are balmy and never seem to end. Then, after a week of exciting fall weather that brings...

Search for new superintendent update

Search for new superintendent update

Megan Cleveland, editor-in-chief

January 10, 2020

Since announcing her retirement Nov. 8, the KSD school board has spent the past two months searching for eligible candidates to fill the position of Dr. Michele Condon, KSD superintendent. According to Chad Kavanaugh, KSD school board member, the board intends to release the number of candidates within ...

Top five health + wellness stories of 2019

Top five health + wellness stories of 2019

Grace Fearheiley, health + wellness editor

January 6, 2020

Our goal for health and wellness this year was to bring up topics teenagers can relate to and reach a broad range of people by covering many topics within the health and wellness umbrella. Whether students were looking for a lighthearted lip balm review or needed to hear a peer's experience with brain ...

Top five sports stories of 2019

Top five sports stories of 2019

TKC Staff

December 29, 2019

2019 was an eventful year in sports, and TKC was there for it all. From covering March Madness, to the Super Bowl or even to previewing the Cardinals’ season, we reported on everything throughout the year. Our coverage wasn’t limited to professional or collegiate sports, though. TKC staffers covered to...

Top five news stories of 2019

Top five news stories of 2019

TKC Staff

December 28, 2019

TKC has reported on both hard hitting national news as well as news that is relevant to the student body of KHS. TKC's news writers have shown their skill at producing well researched journalism. They provided the community with news that matters and allowed the voices of KHS to be heard. From abortion...

Top five features stories from 2019

Top five features stories from 2019

TKC Staff

December 27, 2019

The features staff on TKC aims to tell stories that need to be told. This past year the features section told stories ranging from an aspiring entrepreneur in our own high school with "Creating Cash Cult" to non-profit organizations that better our community in "Finding a friend" and even showing where...

Top five photos of 2019

Top five photos of 2019

TKC Staff

December 26, 2019

TKC photographers make various photo galleries throughout the year, and we had TKC staffers choose the top five photos of 2019.

Top five in-depth stories of 2019

Top five in-depth stories of 2019

TKC Staff

December 23, 2019

TKC staff has covered important issues affecting the students at KHS and used several stories to dig into these topics. Our staff does not shy away from the hard-hitting issues and, this year, our staff has investigated issues ranging from the achievement gap in KSD to the preparedness of students i...

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