The Kirkwood Call

6 ways to cope with your post-Halloween blues

Maggie Burton, Grace Mennerick, and Catherine McCandless

November 16, 2018

In this art spread, TKC art staffers list ways in which one can cope with the post-Halloween blues when November rolls around. From buying discounted candy to having a horror movie marathon, look to this list of activities for guidance when fall comes to a close. ...

Top 5 most common fears: illustrated

Top 5 most common fears: illustrated

Lily Bartin, features writer

October 30, 2018

 

Treat, no trick?

Treat, no trick?

Madelyn Rehkop, artist

October 29, 2018

Trick-or-treating: an activity that almost all of us have done at least once in our lives. The question remains, though, why do we say “trick-or-treat” if we only really get a treat? I have always asked myself this throughout my childhood. St. Louis is one of the only places in the U.S. that require...

Scare Cam 2018

Scare Cam 2018

Annie O'Brien and Adler Bowman

October 25, 2018

We lured some unsuspecting TKC and KHTV staffers, plus Mr. Eden and Mr. Owens, into the photo studio under the pretense of testing the lighting or taking their picture for a project. Little did they know that there was a surprise lurking behind the curtain.  

What should you do on Halloween?

What should you do on Halloween?

Grace Fearheiley, web staffer

October 23, 2018

Whether it's hanging out with friends or watching a show on Netflix, everyone has something they should do on Halloween based on how much they enjoy the holiday. Take this quiz to find out what you should do on Halloween based on your Halloween preferences. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='https://embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); Art by: Sophie Smit...

Which teacher are you based on your fall aesthetic?

Which teacher are you based on your fall aesthetic?

Lily Bartin, features writer

October 22, 2018

Answer some questions about fall to find out which teacher you are most like. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='https://embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); ...

Eight reasons why fall is the best season

Eight reasons why fall is the best season

Grace Fearheiley, web staffer

October 11, 2018

TKC listed eight reasons why fall is the best season. In this wonderful season, there are many things that make this season more different and  inviting than any other season. Hopefully after this quick read, you will believe fall is the best season also. Art by Catherine McCandless...

Halloween jokes

Halloween jokes

Annie O'Brien, news-features editor

November 1, 2017

Momblogz: The true spooks of Halloween

Momblogz: The true spooks of Halloween

Jack Bugee, opinions writer

October 21, 2017

*This piece is entirely satirical As a proud mother of five who has access to the handy internet, I see myself in a position of great power this Halloween season. But as they say, with great power comes great responsibility. I have the responsibility to warn all other moms about those nasty creeps w...

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