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6 ways to work your winter wardrobe

6 ways to work your winter wardrobe

Maddie Hawes and Kara Rieger

December 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories, Video

It's easy to fall victim to the leggings and sweatshirt everyday trend at KHS when it's cold and dreary out, but one way to lighten the mood is to spice up your look. TKC combined outfits to give you 6 different styles to try with your winter wardrobe. Music: www.bensound.com

Classmates have a back-to-back conversation

Classmates have a back-to-back conversation

Jack Anderson, Sophie Chappell, Ally Ortmann, Ethan Peter, Anna Retzlaff, and Kiden-Aloyse Smith

October 26, 2018


Filed under Video

In this video, TKC and KHTV will have two classmates exchange a meaningful conversation back-to-back. Without the ability to see one another, these students have the opportunity to build a relationship without the bias of physical appearance.

After Parkland: KHS administrators comment on safety at KSD

After Parkland: KHS administrators comment on safety at KSD

Richard Pfeifer

May 15, 2018


Filed under News

Red flags were missed, the school gates were left open at the wrong time, the shooter was able to roam the building unhindered by any law enforcement for crucial minutes which claimed the lives of 17. The shooting in Parkland Florida served as yet another unfortunate reminder of the flaws that lay in...

TKC hot sauce challenge part two

TKC hot sauce challenge part two

Brendan Davidson, Zachary Clingenpeel, and Allie Hickenbotham

April 18, 2018


Filed under Top Stories, Video

TKC competed once again to see who could ingest the most “Dave’s Gourmet Ghost Pepper Jolokia Sauce” in the Hot Sauce Challenge Part Two. Watch their hilarious pain and misery in the videos below.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aWBdEaBGa0E https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HIiQxd3t2_w&featur...

Student opinions on the gun violence walkout at KHS

Student opinions on the gun violence walkout at KHS

Maddie Hawes, web editor

March 16, 2018


Filed under Top Stories, Video

TKC talked to KHS students about their opinion on the gun violence walkout March 14 in accordance with the national walkout planned by Women's March Youth Empower. According toWomen's March Youth Empower the walkout called students, teachers and allies to take part in a national school walkout for 17...

Exotic fruit review

Exotic fruit review

Ainsley Fox and Malcia Greene

February 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories, Video

TKC tries and reviews exotic fruit from dragonfruit to jackfruit to rambutan.

KHS tries first “no homework” weekend

Chase Kilby, photographer

February 15, 2018


Filed under Video

During the weekends of February 16th and March 9th, Students at KHS will not be assigned any homework from any classes. Photographer, Chase Kilby, goes around Kirkwood High School and asks students and staff members their opinion on the upcoming, "no homework" weekends.

VoK: Women’s March to the Polls Chicago

VoK: Women’s March to the Polls Chicago

Maddie Hawes, web editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under Top Stories, Video

TKC visited the Women's March to the Polls in Chicago and asked marchers to share why they marched Jan. 20, 2018.  

Freshman vs. senior year at KHS

Freshman vs. senior year at KHS

Jane Stewart, communications editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Top Stories, Video

Have you ever noticed a difference in attitude between the freshman and senior class at KHS? We have. Here is our take on the difference between the freshmen and senior attitudes at KHS.

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