The Kirkwood Call

Top five health + wellness stories of 2019

Our goal for health and wellness this year was to bring up topics teenagers can relate to and reach a broad range of people by covering many topics within the health and wellness umbrella.

Grace Fearheiley, health + wellness editor

January 6, 2020

Our goal for health and wellness this year was to bring up topics teenagers can relate to and reach a broad range of people by covering many topics within the health and wellness umbrella. Whether students were looking for a lighthearted lip balm review or needed to hear a peer's experience with brain ...

Top five features stories from 2019

Two kids stand on the runway and pose for a picture during an annual Fashion Show FOKWC hosts.

TKC Staff

December 27, 2019

The features staff on TKC aims to tell stories that need to be told. This past year the features section told stories ranging from an aspiring entrepreneur in our own high school with "Creating Cash Cult" to non-profit organizations that better our community in "Finding a friend" and even showing where...

Top five opinions stories of 2019

Staffers work each cycle to produce columns on thought-provoking issues, aiming to start conversations and establish diversity in opinions.

TKC Staff

December 16, 2019

TKC’s opinions section is a platform for all voices to be heard. Staffers work each cycle to produce columns on thought-provoking issues, aiming to start conversations and establish diversity in opinions. TKC as a whole also collaborates on Call Ed, our staff editorial, in which we discuss our...

Top five photos of 2018

Graham Riggs and SSD substitute teacher Mrs. Dewes share a laugh at the Circle of Friends popsicle social.

TKC staff

January 1, 2019

TKC photographers make photo galleries every cycle. Photo galleries cover events within the high school and can range anywhere from sports to clubs to speakers. Here are the top five photos from photo galleries of 2018 selected by TKC staff members. Photo gallery: Circle of Friends Popsicle Socia...

Top five opinions stories of 2018

Using the restroom in peace

TKC Staff

December 28, 2018

The opinions section is a place that allows TKC to debate, discuss and solve topics that matter to KHS and the community. This past year, the opinions section covered a variety of diverse topics, ranging from light hearted as pop music reviews to more serious stories such as the policy on transgend...

My top 5 podcasts

My top 5 podcasts

Austin Cleveland, sports writer

September 17, 2018

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Abby Reuter: Top five

Abby Reuter: Top five

Abbey Painter, video editor

January 30, 2018

Top five art illustrations of 2017

Top five art illustrations of 2017

TKC Staff

January 4, 2018

Whether drawing caricatures for an entertainment story or creating powerful editorial cartoons, this year’s art staff has made some fantastic artwork that gives TKC its look. The 12 artists on staff made visuals for everything from opinions on water bottles to kneeling during the national anthem. Ar...

Top five photos of 2017

Top five photos of 2017

TKC Staff

January 4, 2018

Photographers have the tough job of providing a visual representation of the stories we are paired with. We go where the average person doesn’t, to create amazing and unique photographs that tell stories words never could. Throughout 2017, we have gotten to take pictures that cover a large variety ...

Top five features stories of 2017

Top five features stories of 2017

TKC Staff

January 4, 2018

Our goal in features is not only to write stories about people who have done interesting things but also to give a voice to those who might otherwise go unnoticed. TKC believes that everyone has a story, and through feature stories, we strive to prove that. This year we had a variety of pieces, rangin...

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