The Kirkwood Call

Driving is bliss

Driving is bliss

Brendan Davidson, parsnip editor

March 17, 2019

*This piece is entirely satirical Driving is supposedly a chore. I think driving is joyous. And it’s only getting better. More people are on the road, phones provide entertainment while we drive and cops enforce speed limits less because they finally understand they’re just suggestions. Driving ...

10 KHS students named National Merit Semifinalist

10 KHS students named National Merit Semifinalist

Jack Rintoul, editor-in-chief

September 25, 2018

 The National Merit Scholarship program released a list of Semifinalists and Commended students for 2019 on Sept. 12. Nineteen of those students are seniors at Kirkwood High School. The scholarship is selected based on the students Preliminary SAT (PSAT) scores from the year prior. Those who were named Semifinalists now have the chance t...

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...

KHS students try making “Popin’ Cookin'” DIY food kits

Mary Ralston and Audrey Berns

January 27, 2017

TKC gave KHS students Kracie "Popin' Cookin'" DIY food kits to see if they could follow the instructions and make the food. The real challenge, though, was to eat it afterwards.

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