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KHS interfaith service

KHS interfaith service

Michael Teasdale, in-depth editor

May 4, 2017

KHS will be holding an interfaith service to celebrate the graduation of the class of 2017 Friday, May 12. The ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. in the Keating Theater and replaces the former Baccalaureate. The ceremony is intended to be inclusive to diverse faiths, with a message of religious unity...

TKC hot sauce challenge

TKC hot sauce challenge

Annie O'Brien, Justin Sweeney, and Michael Teasdale

March 10, 2017

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...

My experience at Chesed Shel Emeth

My experience at Chesed Shel Emeth

Ben Cohen, managing editor

February 24, 2017

In elementary school, I remember being told that if I said the school was burning, a young girl would have to ask someone else to confirm because “Jews cannot be trusted.” In middle school, I remember being told during a basketball game when my team lead that “I wish your family had burned in ...

Citizens to vote on Prop A tomorrow

Ben Cohen, breaking news editor

November 2, 2015

Voters in the Kirkwood School District will vote on Proposition A Nov. 3. Proposition A is a tax levy of $0.78 per $100 of assessed value. The proposition was approved unanimously July 20 by the Kirkwood Board of Education. Resident enrollment increased by 650 students since 2010, and KSD has not asked for...

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