The Kirkwood Call

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 a great meal. Establishments have switched to carry-out or pick up in compliance with stay-at-home...

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 participated in their decorated vehicles, waving to those on the sidelines. "The parade was amazing,"...

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 Wade, 2022 class principle, stated the ways he's seen coronavirus impact himself, and others. "It...

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 other things to do. "Downtown Kirkwood reminds me of Friday afternoons when all the middle schoolers...

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, said. "Once the game started I felt better. Our team found its rhythm in the third quarter...

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 garage. The suspects had entered the garage through an unlocked door. Also, on Monday, November ...

Top 10 reasons why Kirkwood will win the Turkey Day Game in 2019

Top 10 reasons why Kirkwood will win the Turkey Day Game in 2019

TKC Staff

November 27, 2019

Remember when the Ladue Rams won 23 straight games? Neither do we. Jeremy Maclin is a part of our coaching staff. We’ve had the Bell for six years, the longest streak in the history of the Turkey Day Game. Webster forgot what it looks like. 2016 state champs. ‘Nuff sai...

Photo Gallery: football game Nov. 1

The football players raise their helmets for the national anthem.

Ella Davies and Annie George

November 7, 2019

Friday, Nov. 1, the Kirkwood varsity football team played against Northwest High School for the first game of the playoffs. Kirkwood beat Northwest 54-7. "It was a good game," Sam Linenbroker, sophomore, said. "Lots of things worked out really well and everyone did their job in order to get the win." &nbs...

Police Beat 10/7-10/13

On Monday, Oct. 7 , a retail department store in the 1200 block of South Kirkwood Road reported the theft of items from an outside storage container. The theft occurred on September 29th . Detectives are investigating.

TKC Staff

October 18, 2019

Police beat from 10/7-10/13.

Photo Gallery: Ford fundraiser

Kennedy Mulvaney, photographer

October 2, 2019

The Ford Fundraiser is a fundraiser that Ford puts on at Kirkwood every year, which helps raise money for every class by driving a car.

Kirkwood High School student newspaper