The Kirkwood Call

Underrated STL restaurants: part two

Underrated STL restaurants: part two

Grace Fearheiley, Maddie Meyers, and Elliott Notrica

December 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

TKC traveled around St. Louis and discovered a variety of food from Hong Kong to Mexico, including gyros and liquid nitrogen ice cream.                     Ices Plain and Fancy: 2256 S 39th St, St. Louis, MO 63110 With it...

KHS celebrity look-alikes

KHS celebrity look-alikes

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

December 11, 2018


Filed under Top Stories

Click click. TKC paparazzi just spotted a famous celebrity walking through the commons. Wait, there is another one studying in the library, and another one pushing through the crowded social studies hall. Is that Lin Manuel Miranda teaching Shakespeare? Unfortunately, these people are not the real stars,...

5 underrated STL restaurants

5 underrated STL restaurants

Grace Fearheiley, Maddie Meyers, and Elliott Notrica

December 3, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

TKC traveled around St. Louis and discovered a variety of food from New Jersey to the Philippines, including Play-Doh ice cream and Tea Eggs.                       The Clover and The Bee: 100 W Lockwood Ave, Webster Groves, Missouri   ...

New scholarship opportunities from the College Board

New scholarship opportunities from the College Board

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under News

The College Board recently announced that it is going to offer $5 million in scholarships each year, starting in 2020. The College Board Opportunity Scholarships are for dedicated students who work hard but may not receive the highest test scores or have the highest GPA.There is no application or GPA ...

Fall play preview: “The Merry Wives of Windsor”

Fall play preview: “The Merry Wives of Windsor”

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

In KHS’s fall play, “The Merry Wives of Windsor,” KH Players transport the audience to the 1950s for a Shakespearean adaptation of a classical show filled with revenge and romance. The plot surrounds a con-artist who needs more money, so he tries to make two wealthy women fall in love with him, no...

Unified Night Lights

Unified Night Lights

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under Sports

Three hundred Kirkwood students will join together for the third annual unified game of flag football on Wed. Oct. 10. This event takes place in the E.L. Lyons Memorial Stadium at KHS and allows students grades pre-K through 12, with and without disabilities, to participate in a KHS football game. They ...

Let’s get fall festive

Let’s get fall festive

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

October 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The seasons are finally changing and fall is upon us, which means it is prime pumpkin picking and haunted hayride time. Throw on your sweaters, grab your friends and check out these local fall festivals. That apple cider and pumpkin pie are calling your name.   Six Flags Fright Fest: Sept. 28-Oct. 28 ...

Bridging the GAPP

Bridging the GAPP

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

October 1, 2018


Filed under Features

Cheers filled the halls of Lambert Airport as 22 KHS students caught a first glance of their German partners on Sept. 19, 2018. The American students waved their colorful signs and ran to and embraced their partners after being apart for approximately three months. The German American Partnership ...

Chinese regulations impact American recycling

Chinese regulations impact American recycling

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

September 20, 2018


Filed under In Depth

Your shirt. Your shoes. Your phone. Chances are, all of these items were made in China. America even relies on China for its recycling needs. But that is about to change. According to David Biderman, Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) executive director, America exports about one third of its recycling, and most of that goes to China because America d...

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