The Kirkwood Call

Senior Profile: Mark Mackenzie

Senior Profile: Mark Mackenzie

Lany Borella, features writer

April 23, 2017

With big dreams and the drive to achieve them, he applied to the Air Force academy it was no surprise to his friends and family when he made it in. According to his peers, Mark Mackenzie consists of leadership, a good work ethic, and a bit of competitivity. Mark will be going to the Air Force Academy for basic...

Glory through the story

Glory through the story

Lany Borella, features writer

March 7, 2017

It can be loud, it’s right after school, sometimes it turns into yelling, and Madison Pratt is among the group of people all trying to get a word in. When she first came to Ellipsis, the club was quiet. Over the years she has witnessed the change and the excitement that has developed in what the club...

Power of the spoken word

Power of the spoken word

Lany Borella, Features

March 7, 2017

During her freshman year in Mrs. Leatherberry’s English class, Aly Terry wrote a poem for the unit they were working on. She had heard a little bit of poetry prior and seen a few slam poetry videos, but nothing beyond that. When Ali Terry shared her poem, Leatherberry told her to go to K-word and sit...

Scarlet, In The Library, With The Candlestick

Scarlet, In The Library, With The Candlestick

Lany Borella, features writer

January 27, 2017

Have you ever been with a friend and not had anything to do? Here's a few games that range from quick easy fun to more complicated longer entertainment. The Magic Labyrinth How to play: Game pieces consist of a wooden piece with a magnet on the bottom and a magnetic ball. Each player puts the bal...

Play The Ace

Lany Borella, features

January 20, 2017

Run out of things to watch on Netflix? Don't have anything to do with your friends? Pick up a deck of cards and try out these few games. Golf: Objective: The point of the game is to end with the lowest score. A player’s score is determined by the total value of all their cards. Number of players...

Planners

Planners

Lany Borella, Features

November 4, 2016

As students transition into the new school year changes occur, one of those many things are the planners. For the 2015-16 school year, planners were produced by KHS. As of this year, however, planner production has been handed off to a new company that has made several changes. The overall school...

Looking Forward

Looking Forward

Lany Borella, features writer

October 20, 2016

Growing up she participated in track, basketball and soccer; then, during her freshman year of high school, Meredith Openlander tried field hockey, and she is still involved with the sport today. Openlander said field hockey is the sport she loved the most because she picked it up really quick and was abl...

September calendar

September calendar

Delany Borella, features writer

September 7, 2016

To put a little fun back into everyone's lives, TKC compiled a September calendar full of crazy fun holidays. So with some friends, take a break and celebrate some of these wacky days. Wacky holidays can be also found on: Moon Phases September 2016, September Holidays 2016, September, 2016 Bizarr...

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