The Kirkwood Call

Sex has no place in sports

Benji Wilton, sports editor

February 26, 2019

It’s an easy sell: sculpted supermodels posing in exotic locations wearing little to no clothing, right at the fingertips of anyone willing to fork over a few dollars. Every year, Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Edition brings in about 7 percent of revenue for the renowned publication, according to F...

From the Lou to LA

Photo courtesy of Isabella Leon

Malayna Vines, features writer

September 26, 2016

At 12 years old, Isabella Leon, sophomore, was 5-feet-10-inches tall with waist-length, dark brown hair and eyes to match. While living in Los Angeles, California, her look got her noticed in a CVS, an Office Depot and several restaurants by people who would ask ‘Are you a model?’ “There were...

Kirkwood’s next top director

Kirkwood's next top director

Justin Sweeney, features writer

February 8, 2016

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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