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Proposal or promposal?

Proposal or promposal?

Alyssa Fox, web staffer

May 12, 2016

The word prom, which according to Time Magazine originated in 1911, comes from the word promenade which is defined as a basic dance move in a number of dances including square dancing. KHS's prom was at the Ritz-Carlton St. Louis, April 22, 2016. But before prom, for many, comes the promposal. KHS alumni St...

Lights, camera, runway

Lights, camera, runway

Olivia Rekittke, features writer

February 15, 2015

Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart. This statement, said by Kahlil Gibran, a Lebanese-American artist, writer and poet, applies to almost every type of person except models. Amelia Dorsey, junior, is a model, and though she has not had many experiences in modeling, she said she...

Coming home to public school

Coming home to public school

Annie Murphy, features writer

October 31, 2014

While most students in grade school were dragging themselves out of bed in the morning and heading slowly off to school, Regina Doty was getting right to work. Being one of the few students at KHS who was homeschooled, Doty, junior, made the switch to public school sophomore year. Rachel Cosic, guidance...

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