The Kirkwood Call

Senior Column: Malcia Greene

Truth be told, I’ve enjoyed being the jester and not always the ringmaster.

Malcia Greene, associate editor

June 11, 2020

College: University of Missouri Major: Journalism  “Steve,” my mom stammered. “Have you seen our daughter’s Instagram?” My dad had not. “Clown College ’24” my new bio proudly read. Part of me needed a filler while waiting to hear back from universities while part of me ne...

Senior Column: Benji Wilton

Senior Column: Benji Wilton

Benji Wilton, print editor

May 27, 2020

College: Rice University Major: Economics "Mr. Furious.” My parents gave me that nickname when I was little for my intense stubbornness that never seemed to let up. Performing tasks conventionally wasn’t in my nature. My fastball always drifted to the left in little league, and I still hav...

Iowa Caucuses: Why are they so important?

The Iowa Caucuses mark the beginning of the 2020 presidential campaign.

Jack Matousek, sports writer

February 5, 2020

The Iowa Caucuses took place this week on Monday, Feb. 3. This event gains national media attention every four years as the Iowa Caucuses are the first to cast ballots on potential presidential candidates. What exactly makes them so important? Many consider the Iowa Caucuses to be an indicator of who...

How long will your New Year’s Resolution last?

Take this quiz to figure out how long you will keep your resolutions.

Kailey Shirrell, opinions writer

January 28, 2020

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2020 Presidential candidates

2020 Presidential candidates

Grace Mennerick, artist

February 4, 2019

As the 2020 presidential campaign heats up, more and more politicians are joining in on the race. On the Republican side so far, only Donald Trump has announced his bid for reelection. But the number of Democrats who have declared they are running is steadily increasing. This includes Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), ...

The Full Court Press: face a real football field, Kroenke

The Full Court Press: face a real football field, Kroenke

Austin Cleveland, sports writer

March 17, 2017

A city once deemed “not a three team professional market” by Stan Kroenke, Los Angeles Rams owner, may be seeing the bright lights of Major League Soccer (MLS) as soon as 2020, according to statements released by MLS President and Deputy commissioner Mark Abbott. After grieving the loss of the Rams, ...

Should one rapper really have all that power?

Should one rapper really have all that power?

Holden Foreman, web editor

November 30, 2016

Zachary Taylor, Herbert Hoover, William Taft, Ulysses Grant and Dwight Eisenhower did it. Donald Trump is trying to do it right now. But, does Kanye West, 39-year-old recording artist and entrepreneur, have what it takes to run for and become President of the United States with no previous political...

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