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I peaked in middle school

I peaked in middle school

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

February 28, 2018

art by Celia Bergman *This piece is entirely satirical When people hear the words “middle school” they cringe, gag and maybe even faint. However, I am not one of those people. Those were the best three years of my life. I dread driving to KHS every morning and wish I could hop off the bus at the gl...

Where should you visit this spring break (based on your favorites)?

Where should you visit this spring break (based on your favorites)?

Jane Stewart, communications editor

February 20, 2018

Spring break is a time to take a hiatus from your busy, daily grind. But this year, don’t take a “staycation” and sleep around all day. It’s time to explore somewhere new. Take this quiz to help you figure out the best spring break destination for you. When you're done, use this guide to find th...

Trends for spring break

Trends for spring break

Katie Judd, copy editor

February 20, 2018

After the holidays are over, it is easy to feel stuck during the final months of winter, longing for the school year to end. As the long-awaited spring break approaches, many students plan to travel during their days off, March 17 through the 26. TKC picked out the best spring break trends for any of ...

Which 2017 trend are you?

Which 2017 trend are you?

Maddie Meyers, features writer

January 22, 2018

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Trends that heat the melting pot

Trends that heat the melting pot

Logan Crews, opinions writer

October 14, 2016

Since the beginning of this country, there has been a mantra of acceptance and inclusion; anyone is welcome to live under one roof. Though behind the scenes that hasn’t been the case. In the 1830s the United States relocated roughly 16,000 Cherokee people. Before that, Europeans wiped out 90 percent of the Native American population. Fr...

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