The Kirkwood Call

HB 126: A timeline of the abortion bill

A protestor gives a passionate speech at the STLPSA march.

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.

Kirkwood High School students protest

Kirkwood High School students protest

Trevor Currie, photographer

December 11, 2014

Dec. 2 at 12:40 p.m. Students walked out of class to protest the Mike Brown shooting. Students went down to the middle of Lyons Stadium where they chanted, “Hands up, don’t shoot” and “What do we want? Justice. When do we want it? Now.” This demonstration had approximately 70 student part...

Following Ferguson

Following Ferguson

Katie Woodruff, news writer

September 20, 2014

Aug. 9- 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer in Ferguson, MO after some type of physical confrontation according to USA Today, while coming home from a convenience store. Dorian Johnson was identified as the man who accompanied Brown when he was shot. Aug. 10- A candleligh...

Update: Shots fired in Ferguson

Harrison Fox, copy editor

August 11, 2014

UPDATE: Darren Wilson was named as the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown in a police press conference Friday, Aug. 15. Wilson, a six year veteran of the police force, has been on administrative leave since Brown was killed Aug. 9. In the same press conference Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jac...

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