The Kirkwood Call

The Brain Issue: Seeing double

My identical twin, Grace and I, when we were 3 years old.

Meg Murphy, vok editor

November 11, 2019

“Which twin are you?” “How do I tell you apart?” “Are you going to the same college?” “Who is older?” These are questions I get asked daily. Do I get tired of it? Yes. Do I tell people that? No.  My identical twin Grace and I, are the youngest of six kids. My parents were completely ...

Top five sports stories of 2018

Top five sports stories of 2018

TKC Staff

December 31, 2018

When it comes to sports, TKC covers a wide variety of athletics that captivate fans. With diverse stories on local and professional topics, our sports staff covered it all in 2018. From investigating concussions in high school to a serious lack of attendance at Kirkwood football games, as well as more ...

Photo gallery: girls’ and boys’ cross country meet 9/13

The junior varsity team takes off from the starting line.

Christian Baker, Meg Murphy, and Mary Ralston

September 14, 2018

Kirkwood girls and boys had a meet at Parkway Central High School, Sept. 13. The boys dominated winning first place for their freshman, JV and varsity levels. This was an important race for the boys, because it determined the top 14 runners on their team that would run the following week at the Chili...

Photo gallery: girls’ and boys’ cross country meet 9/30

Photo gallery: girls' and boys' cross country meet 9/30

Mary Ralston and Meg Murphy

October 12, 2017

Kirkwood girls' and boys' cross country team had a meet at Parkway West's home course at Living Word Church Sept. 30. The girls' varsity team and freshman-sophomore teams ranked 2nd overall. The boys' varsity team placed 3rd overall, the JV team placed 4th, sophomore finished 3rd and freshmen ended in 4th...

Photo gallery: girls’ cross country conference meet

Tabby Stowers, junior, is the first runner from Kirkwood at the end of the first loop in the varsity race and finished in 24th place.

Mary Ralston, photographer

November 2, 2016

Girls' cross country had its conference meet at McNair Park Oct. 8. Varsity placed 3rd overall and 1st in suburban 12, JV placed 7th in the JV - Gold race, and freshman placed 6th overall.  “My favorite part [of the conference meet] was running as a team,” Ally Gooden, freshman, said. “Claire...

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