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Kirkwood High School student newspaper

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The Kirkwood Call

Kirkwood High School student newspaper

The Kirkwood Call

A protester holds a Resign Hawley! sign as people gather to listen to several speakers from the crowd.

Photo Gallery: Protesters call for Missouri Senator Josh Hawley’s resignation

Kate Schreiber, features + in-depth editor January 11, 2021

ResistSTL, an organization "where individuals can come to organize around the leadup and aftermath of the 2020 election," led a protest calling for the resignation of Missouri Senator Josh Hawley Saturday,...

Rick Perry, Republican candidate for House district 90, officially entered the race for the Missouri House of Representatives.

Meet the candidate: Rick Perry

Emma Lingo, editor-in-chief March 12, 2020

Rick Perry, career law enforcement officer and former president of Missouri Conservative Coalition, has officially joined the race for the Missouri House of Representatives hoping to pick up Deb Lavender’s...

KHS MOYAG participants pose for a group photo following the annual YAG mixer.

KHS students recognized at Youth and Government’s Clark Convention

Emma Lingo, editor-in-chief December 7, 2019

KHS’s Missouri Youth and Government (MOYAG) club attended the annual Clark Convention in Jefferson City, Mo. where students participated in mock trials, passed mock legislation, held leadership positions...

An outline of the photo kept on the dresser of Brett Radake that pictures him and Kevin Mullane.

The Brain Issue: More than just a cautionary tale

Emma Lingo, editor-in-chief November 6, 2019
74% of KHS students know someone who has struggled or is struggling with addiction. Substance Abuse Disorder affects many, and Kevin Mullane was one of those who suffered from it.
A protestor gives a passionate speech at the STLPSA march.

HB 126: A timeline of the abortion bill

Emma Lingo and Bismah Syed August 16, 2019
The day after KHS shut its doors for summer, Governor Michael Parson (R-MO) signed House Bill 126 (HB 126) into law; Then Missouri championed one of the most restrictive abortion laws in the country.
art by Mary Grace Heartlein

The fate of hate

Maisie Bradley and Izzy Colón November 18, 2018

With colors of the rainbow flooding the street, counter protestors lined up outside of John Burroughs High School March 12 of last year. They were there for Jake Bain, a star football player who had recently...

Chloe Hooker

No room for justice

Emma Lingo, news-features writer April 10, 2018

*names changed for anonymity When Sam*, KHS student, was raped he did not tell the police. He did not tell his parents. In fact, he told no one. During the last months of his eighth grade year,...

On Wednesday Jan. 17, TKC Editor-in-Chief, Camille Baker, testifies during the hearing for the Cronkite New Voices Act which would repeal pro-censorship precedents set by Hazelwood v. Kuhlmeier for student journalists. 
“My hope is for all student journalists to be heard loud and clear.” Baker said, “ To be able to dispel rumors that would otherwise circulate around our communities.”

Update: Cronkite New Voices Act

Jack Rintoul, entertainment editor March 27, 2018

After passing through the Missouri House of Representatives with a vote of 129-20, the Cronkite New Voices Act will go to a hearing with the Missouri State Senate Education Committee on March 27. TKC Editor-in-Chief,...

Cronkite New Voices Act passes through Missouri House

Cronkite New Voices Act passes through Missouri House

Jack Rintoul, entertainment editor February 22, 2018

The Walter Cronkite New Voices Act passed through the Missouri House of Representatives with a vote of 129-20 on Sunday, Feb. 19. The bill, if passed through Senate, guarantees First Amendment rights to...

Missouri senator fallen by her own facebook post

Missouri senator fallen by her own facebook post

Richard Pfeifer , features writer August 30, 2017

In Jefferson, MO., University-City’s representative Maria Chappelle-Nadal thought Donald Trump was responsible and consequently “hoped” for his assassination via Facebook. Chappelle-Nadal has been...

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