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Senior Column: Benji Wilton

Senior Column: Benji Wilton
Benji Wilton, print editor May 27, 2020

College: Rice University Major: Economics "Mr. Furious.” My parents gave me that nickname when I was little for my intense stubbornness that never seemed to let up. Performing tasks conventionally...

Senior Column: Emma Lingo

Emma will attend this University of Missouri for journalism this August.
Emma Lingo, editor-in-chief May 23, 2020

College: University of Missouri  Major: Journalism  Dear 2024 Emma, How are you doing? Things are pretty good right now (not counting the pandemic and all). I’m in our childhood bedroom and it’s...

Senior Column: Claire Boysen

Senior Column: Claire Boysen
Claire Boysen, print managing editor May 3, 2019
I’ve had my fair share of ups and downs at KHS, but at the end of the day, I loved high school. Saying goodbye has been harder than I could have ever imagined.

Senior Profiles: Sarah Morgan

Senior Profiles: Sarah Morgan
Annie O'Brien, news-features editor April 25, 2018

She woke up, ate breakfast, pulled on her uniform and climbed into the car with her mom and brothers. They arrived at a brick building that housed as many students in the whole school as KHS contains in...

Senior Column: Annie Murphy

Senior Column: Annie Murphy
Annie Murphy, managing editor May 10, 2017

Freshman year, about 25 girls sat in a circle on the Commons’ floor eating lunch. After school on Fridays, about 15 girls got together to eat some more food and hang out. Sometimes there was a birthday...

Senior Column: Cece Hensley

Senior Column: Cece Hensley
Cece Hensley, print editor May 7, 2017

Every Friday during summer vacation, my dad would buy me pancakes at First Watch. On my 16th birthday, he convinced me I would be receiving a worn down company pickup truck but instead, a black convertible...

Senior Profile: Cevon Seymour

Senior Profile: Cevon Seymour
Jack Rittendale, features writer April 13, 2017

Freshman class president, football and lacrosse player, and loving brother, Cevon Seymour has fought to stay with his friends and community. A student that can handle wins as well as losses, and gives...

Senior profile: Julie Havlak

Senior profile: Julie Havlak
Bradley Fargo, entertainment editor April 30, 2015

Characters surround Julie Havlak. She has three siblings—all older by eight or more years—so she missed most of the family drama, but she hears stories. Her mother’s job as a wedding photographer...

Senior profile: Conor Bickham

Senior profile: Conor Bickham
Abby Carpenter, news writer April 27, 2015

Conor Bickham will do something next year that less than five percent of high school baseball players will ever dream of.  He will play collegiate baseball. Conor started playing baseball at the age of...

Senior profile: Kim Sweesy

Senior profile: Kim Sweesy
Trevor Cleveland, blog/podcast editor April 26, 2015

For Kim Sweesy, being the senior guidance counselor allows her to provide a place for students in need. She forms close-knit relationships with seniors such as Brendan Bailey and helps them achieve personal...

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