The Kirkwood Call

Senior Column: Ali Randazzo

Senior Column: Ali Randazzo

Ali Randazzo, editor-in-chief

May 10, 2017


Filed under Senior Magazine, Senior Profiles

A letter to big sisters from little sisters To all big sisters, As a little sister, our job is to annoy you. That’s a given. We may not call enough or answer your texts. We may be over 100 miles away and not live across the hall from each other anymore. But no matter the situation, it’s a g...

KHS Coalition self-defense class

KHS Coalition self-defense class

Katie Judd, copy editor

April 13, 2017


Filed under 2016 New staff stories, Breaking News, News

The Coalition Club sponsored by Amy Barker, English teacher, hosted their first personal safety class April 12. The Coalition supports change within KHS, our community and the world in order to achieve equality for all genders through debate, educational and volunteer opportunities. The next upcomin...

Snapchat decoded

Snapchat decoded

Ali Randazzo, Katie Woodruff, and Matt Caprigione

March 17, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Middle aged folks use match.com, young adults have Tinder and high schoolers have Snapchat. TKC knows the success or failure of relationships for teens often revolve around the exchange of selfies. But we could all agree the impersonal form of communication often leads to mixed signals. So, TKC edi...

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...

The double standard

The double standard

Ali Randazzo, editor-in-chief

November 4, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinions, Politics

Every time I scroll through social media, articles about Hillary Clinton's pantsuits or Michelle Obama's top 10 outfits fill my timeline. But I never seem to see anything about Trump's style choices, or if Barack’s ankles showed. I would rather have my timeline filled with information that educates ...

KHS students try name-brand and off-brand soda

Jack Rintoul and Julia Bailey

October 13, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Video

We tested KHS students to see if they could tell the difference between name-brand and off-brand soda. Using Coke, Sprite, Fanta and their off-brand counterparts, we were able to see whether name-brand soda was actually better then the cheaper off-brand competitor.

St. Louis area celebrations

Ali Randazzo, editor-in-chief

July 2, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Check out one or all Fourth of July weekend festivals in the St. Louis area. Image via Google under the Creative Commons License

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