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Top five news stories of 2018

Top five news stories of 2018

TKC Staff

December 23, 2018


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A concluded search: welcome Dr. Jeff Arnett - Megan Cleveland Seeking help: what’s next - Izzy Colón The Kirkwood wellness dilemma - Grace Klebe Issues: Human trafficking - Amelia Hurley What’s on the MO ballot this midterm election? - Izzy Colón...

Paisley Regester

December 13, 2018


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Interests: writing, travel, & music Favorite food: burritos Favorite quote: “When the light turns green, you go. When the light turns red, you stop. But what do you do when the light turns blue with orange and lavender spots?” ― Shel Silverstein If you had to be another call staffer, wh...

Mary Grace Heartlein

Mary Grace Heartlein

December 10, 2018


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Interests: art... and art! Favorite food: french fries Favorite quote:“sometimes i’ll start a sentence and i don’t even know where it’s going. I just hope i find it along the way.” - michael scott If you had to be another call staffer, who would you be and why?: bismah bc she’s amazing...

Four neediest cases: 2011

Four neediest cases: 2011

Sophie Chappell, features writer

December 4, 2018


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2011 brought change to their life. It began with their mother’s death and continued with a move to their aunt’s house in the city. “My mom died when I was 9 years old,” they said. “They were going to put us in foster care, but my aunt didn’t want that so she decided to [have] us [live...

Four neediest cases: God

Four neediest cases: God

Claire Boysen, print managing editor

December 4, 2018


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About two years ago, they found God. It’s not that they didn’t already believe in God, it’s just they weren’t as devoted as they are now. But after reading the Bible more, their eyes were opened. Despite any hardship, there is always the comfort of God, they said. “Everyone has their own s...

Four neediest cases: school

Four neediest cases: school

Kiden-Aloyse Smith, opinions writer

December 4, 2018


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They have a really close family. They are an older sibling who constantly has to help with their brother and sister, it’s annoying, but they are close and have a lot of good memories with them. They remembered when their younger brother got in trouble for no reason while they and their sister laughed a...

Four neediest cases: family

Four neediest cases: family

Emma Lingo, web managing editor

December 4, 2018


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Their mother had just gone to the store for some cigarettes and a tea. To please her, her children all decided to take baths so they would be nice and clean when their mother got home. They bathed and laughed, blowing bubbles at each other as they washed themselves. From the bathroom, they heard a knock ...

Clayton Caringer

Clayton Caringer

November 19, 2018


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Interests: Computers, Tennis, Video Games Favorite food: Pizza Favorite quote: "Do you think God stays in heaven because he too, lives in fear of what he's created?" - Steve Buscemi, Sky Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams If you had to be another call staffer, who would you be and why?: Elliott No...

Jonathan Munroe

Jonathan Munroe

November 19, 2018


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Interests: Violin, eating and sleeping Favorite food: Mac and cheese Favorite quote: “I love bread.” - Oprah Winfrey If you had to be another call staffer, who would you be and why?: Emma Lingo because she’s a talented journalist and an amazing person...

Grace Ferguson

Grace Ferguson

November 16, 2018


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Interests: Art/gymnastics/dance/music Favorite food: Mac and cheese Favorite quote: “One often meets his destiny on the road he takes to avoid it." If you had to be another call staffer, who would you be and why?: Claire B. She’s funny and talented...

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