The Kirkwood Call

Aug. 31 Game Recap: Kirkwood 61, Jefferson City 35

Wide receiver Cole Johnson, junior, cuts across the field in motion as the Pioneers prepare for the snap.

Hayden Davidson, sports writer

September 1, 2019

KHS's varsity football team traveled to Jefferson City for the first game of the year Aug. 31 and brought home a 61-35 victory. Read about the game's highlights and biggest contributors here.

TKC testifies in support of Cronkite New Voices Act

Jack Rintoul, TKC editor-in-chief, testifies in favor of the New Voices bill.

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

February 7, 2019

Jack Rintoul, TKC editor-in-chief, and Mitch Eden, TKC adviser, testified, Wed., Feb. 6 in Jefferson City in favor of the Cronkite New Voices Act. The New Voices Act overturns Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier which stated school administrators can exercise prior review on school-sponsored expression. New Voices would protect student journalists from adminis...

Students recognized at Youth and Government convention

Missouri Youth Governor of the 2019 Clark convention Thora Pearson smiles after winning the election.

Emma Lingo, web managing editor

December 10, 2018

This year 45 students that are a part of Kirkwood’s Youth and Government club (YAG) attended the 2018 Clark convention for the first time Nov. 30-Dec. 1. At the convention, five KHS students were recognized for their hard work. In the executive branch, Thora Pearson, junior, was elected Missouri yo...

Update: Cronkite New Voices Act

On Wednesday Jan. 17, TKC Editor-in-Chief, Camille Baker, testifies during the hearing for the Cronkite New Voices Act which would repeal pro-censorship precedents set by Hazelwood v. Kuhlmeier for student journalists. 
“My hope is for all student journalists to be heard loud and clear.” Baker said, “ To be able to dispel rumors that would otherwise circulate around our communities.”

Jack Rintoul, entertainment editor

March 27, 2018

After passing through the Missouri House of Representatives with a vote of 129-20, the Cronkite New Voices Act will go to a hearing with the Missouri State Senate Education Committee on March 27. TKC Editor-in-Chief, Camille Baker, and Adviser, Mitch Eden, will both be traveling to Jefferson City to testify in ...

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