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Unmasking effectiveness

Face masks are considered effective in protecting against the coronavirus.
Lydia Drake, entertainment writer December 11, 2020

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, masks have become a prominent part of today's world. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends they be worn in all public places because of their...

Photo Gallery: Harry Styles in Kirkwood

This photo is inspired by the lyrics from
Ella Sottile and Coco LeGrand December 8, 2020

Harry Styles is a celebrity who is well known for his two albums, titled  "Fine line” and ''HS1." "Fine Line"  will be released for an entire year on December 13th, 2020. During that time the album...

Neverending spirit

The KHS senior class leaders have kept trying to find a plan to still maintain the spirit for Turkey Day at KHS.
Henry Chappell, sports editor November 11, 2020

  There may not be any large gym pep rallies, funny senior skits, or Dr. Havener ringing the Frisco Bell in the Denver Miller arena. But this dreaded virus has not stopped KHS from having...

Photo Gallery: Nature

A beautiful lookout at Quarry park overlooking the whole park.
Brigid O'Neill, photographer October 9, 2020

Our forests, rivers, oceans, and soils provide us with the food we eat, the air we breathe, the water we irrigate our crops with, and because nature is free, we often take it for granted. "Between...

Where to eat during lockdown

Rice salad from Symbowl, available for delivery and pickup
Elliott Notrica, entertainment writer May 24, 2020

The recent lockdown has been a great time to cook at home, but on days when making dinner (or lunch) feels like too much to handle, there’s plenty of local restaurants still open and ready to serve you...

Photo Gallery: 2020 Senior Parade May 9

Aaron Stiegletz, senior, smiles at camera from sunroof.
Sophie Smith, photographer May 14, 2020

Kirkwood School District provided the KHS Seniors with a parade on May 9th, to honor their graduation ceremony which was canceled due to COVID-19. With social distancing guidelines in place, the seniors...

Photo Gallery: Coronavirus

Tillman is one of the many elementary schools that is closing their property.
Annie George and De Lila Green May 2, 2020

The coronavirus has drastically changed the way people are living all over the world. With stay-at-home orders, many cities look like a ghost town. All over Covid-19 is affecting the lives of many. Mike...

Photo Gallery: Downtown Kirkwood in photos

City Hall, located in the middle of Downtown Kirkwood, is illuminated by the afternoon sun.
Annie George, photographer March 2, 2020

Downtown Kirkwood is a popular place for middle school students to hang out at after school, and for high school students to do homework. Downtown Kirkwood is full of small boutiques, food places, and...

Photo Gallery: girls’ varsity basketball game vs Marquette High School Jan. 15th

Girls varsity basketball won against Marquette on Wednesday Jan. 15 with a score of 59-47.
Ella Davies, photographer January 16, 2020

Girls varsity basketball won against Marquette on Wednesday Jan. 15 with a score of 59-47. “I was nervous going into the game because Marquette is always a tough opponent for us,” Tara Behnam, sophomore,...

Kirkwood Police Beat 11/25-12/1

SAT, 10/12, 9:32 AM A resident of the 700 block of Fuhrmann Terrace reported her wedding ring was either missing or stolen from inside her residence between Thursday, 10/3/2019, and Saturday, 10/5/2019.
The Kirkwood Call Staff December 13, 2019

On Monday, November 25, 2019, at approximately 6:00 a.m., a resident on the 300 block of Way reported the overnight theft of their vehicle. The vehicle was parked, unlocked, inside an unlocked detached...

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