The Kirkwood Call

Update: Pink Out game

Update: Pink Out game

Maisie Bradley, sports writer

September 30, 2016

KHS girls’ varsity volleyball beat Rockwood Summit in the annual Pink Out game. After two sets, the score for both was 25-16. “This is a big game for us,” Julie Goodmann, head volleyball coach, said. “[Rockwood] Summit is a great team, they just beat Webster last week and we just lost to W...

Kirkwood’s next top director

Kirkwood's next top director

Justin Sweeney, features writer

February 8, 2016

In a place where thousands of heartbroken girls were cut from auditions, Kristi Gunther flourished. Twelve years ago, Kristi Gunther, director of KHS’s freshman/sophomore play, fought for a spot on America’s Next Top Model after her New York college friends urged her to audition for the third season in 2004. A...

2015 festivals

Dancer from Festival of Nations in Forest Park, Aug. 29-30.

Adele Baughman and Emma McNail

September 27, 2015

LouFest Crowds filled Forest Park with their children, blankets and LouFest 2015 tickets Sept. 12-13. Whether it be waiting for Ludacris or for Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream, with over 30 different bands and 19 different food vendors, LouFest brought St. Louis together. Headliners this year included H...

Athlete of the week: Kara Steele

Athlete of the week: Kara Steele

John Drury, sports writer

November 12, 2014

Being an underclassmen playing sports at the varsity level is rare, especially in a sport such as volleyball, where the number of spots on the team are limited. Kara Steele, sophomore, has played varsity for two seasons in addition to playing club year-round and helped KHS girls’ volleyball to their...

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