The Kirkwood Call

LTATT: High School Musical

Olivia Rekittke, web features editor

May 3, 2016

TKC staffer Olivia Rekittke adds a review of the TV movie High School Musical to her series of Let's Talk About the Talkies videos.

KHS reacts to the scare cam

Justin Sweeney, Chloë King, and Michael Teasdale

March 10, 2016

Michael Teasdale, Justin Sweeney and Chloë King terrify KHS students for the scare cam. Background: After bringing pairs of participants into the studio, we told them that we would be having them react to different bits of social media. To their surprise, in the middle of their video, the lights...

A review of “Life and Death”

A review of

Jamie Jones, interactives staff

November 7, 2015

I’m a huge Twilight fan. But when Twilight’s creator, Stephenie Meyer, released a new spin on the original book, I didn’t know how to react. I realized she was trying to acknowledge the ten year anniversary of Twilight, but Life and Death seems to be more of a reaction to Twilight’s many critic...

I wanted to go to Hogwarts

I wanted to go to Hogwarts

Jamie Jones, interactives staff

October 8, 2015

I really wanted to go to Hogwarts. However, my dream of becoming the first Muggle student at the school of Witchcraft and Wizardry has finally died. I started reading the Harry Potter books when I was in third grade, and until I was 11, a small, illogical part of me prayed to Merlin that I would get my own letter the July before I turned 11. Bu...

An obituary for summer

An obituary for summer

Jamie Jones, interactives staff

September 14, 2015

Summer, also known as a warm period with no school to speak of, passed away at the hands of hippie seniors Tuesday, Aug. 18 at 7:50 a.m. They showed up and greeted KHS with a 1960s theme and two rock bands. Not that Summer was offended. It’s only that Summer was the season during which those songs...

Boredom in paradise

Boredom in paradise

Jamie Jones, features writer

February 25, 2015

It happens every time my family and I go out of town. It doesn’t matter where the final destination is, whether it’s the beach, a campsite by a river or even my grandma’s house eight miles away. We pull up, unpack and after a brief look around and perhaps a day looking at the novelties of this...

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