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Sounds of St. Louis: record stores around STL

Sounds of St. Louis: record stores around STL

Izzy Colón and Maddie Hawes

January 23, 2018


Filed under Top Entertainment, Top Stories, Video

TKC went to four record stores in the St. Louis area and rated them based on atmosphere, selection, location, pricing and organization.

VOK Career Symposium

VOK Career Symposium

Annie O'Brien, Maddie Hawes, Jack Rintoul, and Bridget Killian

April 18, 2017


Filed under Voices of Kirkwood

Some kids want to be ballerinas, race car drivers or firefighters when they grow up. If you ask a high school student where they see themself after college there is a chance they have a specific career path in mind or they might have no clue what they want to do with their life. The Sophomore Career ...

VOK: Teachers’ travels

VOK: Teachers’ travels

Maddie Hawes and Haley Mitchell

January 10, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Voices of Kirkwood

Spring break is right around the corner and students aren't the only ones with travel plans. Many KHS teachers have explored different parts of the world and as always, have stories to share with students. TKC captured three particular teacher's best international experiences. Swipe through the story...

10 last-minute Halloween costumes for 2016

10 last-minute Halloween costumes for 2016

Maddie Hawes, Features writer

October 30, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

You spent all month focusing on lifting that B+ to an A, watching Netflix or describing the awesome Halloween costume you never committed to. Now you are here on Sunday, Oct. 30th, desperately searching for a last-minute costume guaranteed to stun everyone at the party. If this situation applies to you,...

Kirkwood’s next top director

Kirkwood’s next top director

Justin Sweeney, features writer

February 8, 2016


Filed under Features

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...

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