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TKC Senior Last Words

TKC Senior Last Words

Megan Cleveland, Naomi Thomson, and Ainsley Fox

May 21, 2018

TKC students from the class of 2018 gave their final reflections on their experiences on staff.

Call Ed: “To thine own self be true”

Call Ed: “To thine own self be true”

TKC Staff

September 29, 2016

As journalists, we love to write. We love to create. We love to paint the world how it really is: the good, the bad and the ugly. We’re here to watch students climb the highest mountains and help catch them when they fall into the deepest holes. We’ve shared remarkable stories of redemption, transit...

Call Ed: Parking problems

Call Ed: Parking problems

TKC Staff

May 14, 2016

Parking in the Dougherty Ferry lot would save Mark Mackenzie, junior, almost a half mile of walking and nearly 10 minutes every day. His first hour, AP Calculus BC, and his seventh hour, Aerospace Engineering, are both next to Dougherty Ferry. The Essex lot is nearly a quarter mile across campus. Throughout...

Movie review: Hardcore Henry

Movie review: Hardcore Henry

Matt Small, web staff

April 21, 2016

Looking for a cinematic experience teeming with relatable characters and a beautifully crafted plot? Well, don’t see Hardcore Henry. That’s okay, though, as the movie isn’t meant to be a Golden Globe winner and doesn’t take itself seriously. If killing an hour-and-a-half for an  entertaining, fast-p...

Pion-Ear: Killswitch Engage’s “Incarnate”

Pion-Ear: Killswitch Engage’s “Incarnate”

Matt Small, web staff

April 1, 2016

Killswitch Engage's 6th studio album, Incarnate, sets a new standard for metal albums. Diving deep into topics such as societal racism, personal suffering, and questioning spirituality keeps their sound fresh but still recognizable. Possibly living up to the greatness of 2004’s The End of Heartache or...

Havener wins JEA Administrator of the Year

Havener wins JEA Administrator of the Year

Ben Cohen, breaking news editor

August 26, 2015

Dr. Michael Havener, principal, almost let a call on his phone go to voice mail Monday night from a California number he did not recognize. Expecting it to be a telemarketer, it was actually someone from the Journalism Education Association (JEA) informing Havener he won 2015 JEA Administrator of the...

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