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Photo gallery: Turkey Day football game vs Webster

Maurice Massey, senior, dashes through the center  of the field

Malayna Vines, photographer

November 28, 2018

The KHS football team played Webster Groves in the 111th annual Thanksgiving Day football game Nov. 22. The Pioneers won with a final score of 75-34, allowing them to keep the Frisco Bell for the sixth year in a row. Cooper Wise, senior, accepted the Ray Moss award before the game commenced. One Kirkwood...

Kirkwood sets the new record for most points scored at the Turkey Day game

Kirkwood lines up before beginning the play.

Emma Lingo, web managing editor

November 27, 2018

For half a decade, the Kirkwood Pioneers have successfully kept the Frisco Bell. This year they brought it home after beating Webster's Statemen 75-34 on Nov. 22. Pioneer's won by the biggest margin since 2013, and they also set the new record for most points scored at the Turkey Day game. "It felt...

VoK: Friendship Dance

VoK: Friendship Dance

Jack Anderson, features writer

October 23, 2018

TKC asked staff and students’ opinions on having Friendship Dance with Webster Groves High School opposed to a homecoming with only KHS.   Julia Knoll “[Friendship Dance] is a very good thing,” Helena Verbrugge, freshman, said. “We’ve had this rivalry forever, and [the Friendship Da...

Photo Gallery: Turkey Day Game 2017

Tanner Lien, sophomore, walks onto the field before the game.

Brendan Davidson and Zachary Clingenpeel

November 27, 2017

Kirkwood’s varsity football team won 35-7 against the Webster Groves Statesmen on Nov. 23, 2017, in the Turkey Day game. Kirkwood dominated throughout the game to keep the Frisco Bell at KHS for five years straight, a feat Kirkwood had never accomplished. ...

Seniors’ last Turkey Day Week

Seniors' last Turkey Day Week

Katie Judd, copy editor

November 26, 2017

  This timeline walks you through Turkey Day Week with the 2018 senior class including hallway decorations, the pep rally, the senior skit and their final Turkey Day Game as a KHS students. ...

Turkey Day Week 2017 schedule

Turkey Day Week 2017 schedule

Fitz Cain and Charlotte Heinrich

November 20, 2017

Not sure what to do over Thanksgiving break? There are plenty of events around Kirkwood to celebrate this important week in the community. Check out the timeline below for details and click here for more information. ...



Charlotte Heinrich, features writer

November 7, 2017

Waiting to find a date. Trying on countless outfits in search of the perfect one. Contemplating which corsage to order. All sounds familiar, right? These moments encompass the American teenage rite of passage: the homecoming dance. Since 1939, KHS has teamed with our age-old rival Webster Groves High...

Photo Gallery: Turkey Day Game 2015

Pep Nation and the  football team run onto the field before the game to get the crowd pumped up.

Gabi Baker, photographer

December 2, 2015

Kirkwood's varsity football team competed against the Webster Groves Statesmen on Nov. 26, 2015 in the Turkey Day game. Kirkwood won 42-7, keeping the Frisco Bell at KHS. "I was ecstatic about retaining the bell." Tahj Telfair, junior and wide receiver, said."[Webster] had some plays that could have...

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