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Easy braids tutorial

Easy braids tutorial

Abbey Painter, photographer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Video

Snake braid To start a snake braid, braid a chunk of hair (as this braid is not typically used on an entire head of hair).  After the braid is finished hold the center strand in one hand, while pushing up the other two strands with the free hand. Bring the two strands completely to the top befor...

TKC hot sauce challenge

TKC hot sauce challenge

Annie O'Brien, Justin Sweeney, and Michael Teasdale

March 10, 2017


Filed under Reackt, Top Stories, Video

TKC competed to see who could drink the most “Dave’s Insanity Sauce,” the original hottest sauce in the universe, in the Hot Sauce Challenge. Watch their hilarious suffering and deeply pained reactions in the videos below.   Here are the scores: Adele Baughm...

Birthday cake fudge bars

Birthday cake fudge bars

Megan Van Buren, photographer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Video

Ingredients: 1/2 cup Funfetti cake mix 1 1/4 oz. can sweetened condensed milk 2 cups white chocolate 1/4 cup sprinkles Directions: Mix together sweetened condensed milk and cake mix in a large bowl. Add white chocolate, then microwave until melted (stir every minute). Stir i...

How well does KHS know their First Amendment rights?

Daniel Paese, Video Editor

February 27, 2017


Filed under Video

TKC went around Kirkwood High School to ask a few random students and staff members if they knew their First Amendment rights.

Halo Top ice cream review

Halo Top ice cream review

Vivian Kutheis and Jack Rintoul

February 22, 2017


Filed under Video

TKC staffers try four different kinds of Halo Top ice cream and rate them by flavor, texture, and quality.

Mexican chocolate popcorn

Megan Van Buren, Photographer

February 17, 2017


Filed under KHTV, Video

  Ingredients: 1/2 cup cup kernels 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon kosher salt pinch of cayenne pepper 3 ounces semi-sweet chocolate (melted) Directions: First, cook the ...

Exploring KHS

Maisie Bradley, sports writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Video

Join TKC’s Maisie Bradley, Adler Bowman and Matt Capriglione on a thrilling adventure as they travel to unexplored places on the KHS campus. Watch this never-before-seen footage of the roof, boiler room and underground maintenance tunnels. Skip to 0:28 for the roof, 1:32 for the boiler room and 3:18 f...

Underage Gambling PSA

Underage Gambling PSA

Holden Foreman, web editor

February 15, 2017


Filed under Video

A cake to love

Abigail Imiolek, news-features writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Video

Directions from video: Beat the butter and shortening together. Add the sugar.  Add the eggs one at a time. Sift the flour, baking powder and salt together. Mix the milk, buttermilk and vanilla together. Alternate adding the milk mixture and the dry ingredients to the egg mixture. Pour...

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