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Senior Profile: Zach Millenbruck and Aidan McGee

Seniors Zach Millenbruck and Aidan McGee took home first place in the integrated marketing category of the 2020 regional DECA competition. Photo Courtesy of Zach Millenbruck and Aidan McGee. Art by Emma Frizzell.
Kate Schreiber, features writer June 11, 2020

In total, six groups were called to the stage. As the Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) judges named the fourth, third and second place winners, Aidan McGee and Zach Millenbruck, seniors,...

KHS DECA goes international

The students who qualified for ICDC get ready to start their trip.
Claire Boysen and Jack Rintoul April 26, 2019
KHS DECA goes international as seven students make their way to ICDC (DECA International Career Development Conference).

Gratitude for girls fundraiser

Gratitude for girls fundraiser
Adele Baughman, web managing editor January 12, 2018

KHS advanced marketing will be holding a fundraiser for the Helping Hands Cusco organization the week of Jan. 16-19. The Gratitude for Girls campaign is aiming to raise funds to donate to the organization....

Let’s go clubbing

Let's go clubbing
Bridget Killian, Art Editor August 20, 2017

From the moment you enter KHS as a freshman to your last first day of school as a senior, the teachers and administration have told you to get involved. There are many ways to participate at KHS including...

DECA regional competition


After the DECA award ceremony at St. Louis University Monday, Feb. 13. Eight students, including Evan Johnson, senior, qualified for state competition March 12-14 at the Lake of the Ozarks. “[DECA] is an opportunity you don’t want to miss,” Johnson said. “It’s not what one would think it would be, it’s a lot of fun.”
Adele Baughman, copy editor February 15, 2017

The annual DECA regional competition, a business-based competition that prepares students for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management took place at St. Louis University Monday, Feb. 13....

Taking care of business

Taking care of business
Melanie Witt, news writer March 25, 2016

Sarah Jones, senior and DECA president, was dressed in professional attire, preparing a business pitch as judges took notes. Given a scenario, Jones problem solved, striving to rank in the top. She was...

Clubs Uncovered: K-Word

Clubs Uncovered: K-Word
Ali Randazzo and Emma McNail February 2, 2015

K-Word, KHS’s slam poetry team, meets every Thursday in Mr. Pioter’s room. There they write poetry, edit each other’s poems and share them. They draw inspiration from each other as well as their...

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