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There are plenty of other Valentine's Day candies besides the classic box of chocolates; find out which one matches your personality.

Which Valentine’s Day candy are you?

Catherine Butler, copy editor February 13, 2020

Every year on Valentine’s Day, you might wonder what type of sweets you should get your S.O. Or, if you’re single, which confections you should stock up on when they go on sale Feb. 15. While you try...

Singles Awareness Day isn’t limited to platonic or familial love— it can also be about pampering oneself, something many people forget about.

It’s not SAD after all

Catherine Butler, opinions writer February 10, 2019

Over three quarters of KHS students have been missing out on an international holiday. So for the 76.5 percent of you (244/319) who haven’t heard of Singles Awareness Day, it’s time to celebrate. Don’t...


Grace Klebe, news editor August 21, 2018

It is 11:30 p.m., and I am laying in bed watching YouTube vlogger Emma Chamberlain’s videos in my pajamas. Suddenly, my stomach begins to grumble, and I am craving one thing: chocolate custard. I grab...

The Burn or Bliss Challenge

The Burn or Bliss Challenge

TKC Staffers participated in the Burn or Bliss Challenge, where five pieces of chocolate have ghost pepper and seven pieces are regular chocolate. Watch the video to see their reactions.

Roses are red; violets are blue, I am alone, and so are you

Roses are red; violets are blue, I am alone, and so are you

Malcia Greene, features writer February 12, 2018

*This piece is entirely satirical Valentine’s Day? I don’t know her. I only know the darkness of my room as I wither away in isolation during the holiday season. But am I upset about this? Heavens...

Valentine's Day treats

Valentine’s Day treats

Single or taken, everyone loves Valentine’s Day treats. TKC made two goodies to make for this holiday, for two or just one. Follow along with this video and access the recipes below to make these...

That's how the cookie crumbles

That’s how the cookie crumbles

Grace Klebe, entertainment writer February 8, 2018

If you have a sweet tooth, you know what it’s like to order a cookie and be disappointed. TKC set out on a mission to find the best cookie in St. Louis. We were tired of your average bland, hard cookie...

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