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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.

How to join a publication

How to join a publication

Jane Stewart, communications editor

December 30, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Before applying to a publication, take this quiz to figure out where you belong in SJ: https://www.thekirkwoodcall.com/uncategorized/2017/12/30/which-publication-should-you-join/ https://www.thekirkwoodcall.com/khs-journalism-2-2/

The sounds of TKC – ASMR

Fitz Cain and Naomi Thompson

November 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Video

ASMR (Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response) is a popular internet trend with the purpose of invoking a satisfactory or relaxing tingling sensation on the skin. Social media influencers and YouTubers create ASMR videos doing everything from eating noodles to scratching their beards, all captured by a high ...

What do students really think about their teachers?

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

September 16, 2017


Filed under Video

See how teachers react to what teachers really think about them.

Summer in a snap(chat)

Summer in a snap(chat)

Maisie Bradley, public relations editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under Video

Thank you to Anna Stutz, Josie Costello, Mary Ralston, Peyton Roberts, Katie Rudolph, Maggie Burton, Katie Judd, Lizzie Stobbe, Saylor Smith, Bridget Killian, Abby Larson, Ruby Keller and Katie Sachs for submitting videos.   Uncopyrighted music courtesy of GoPro's royalty free website.

Cookie sandwich

Cookie sandwich

Allie Hickenbotham and Emma Bjorkman

May 8, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Video, Visuals

Here is TKC’s step-by-step recipe video on how to make a huge cookie sandwich. Ingredients: 1 tub of Toll House refrigerated cookie dough 1 tub of Pillsbury icing (vanilla, chocolate, etc.) Hershey’s Caramel sauce ¼ cup of Toll House mini chocolate chips Supplies: Parchment paper Cookie sheet Measuring cups/spoons Knife Direction...

C-SPAN 2017 StudentCam national competition winners

C-SPAN 2017 StudentCam national competition winners

Abby Geisz, copy editor

April 3, 2017


Filed under News

AP Language and Composition students were assigned to enter in the C-SPAN’S 2017 StudentCam national competition. KHS had four winners: Hailey Chellis, Katie Judd, Sarah Morgan and Clarke Shead, juniors. They each received honorable mentions for their videos on the topic asking, “What is the most u...

Birthday cake fudge bars

Birthday cake fudge bars

Megan Van Buren, photographer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Video

Ingredients: 1/2 cup Funfetti cake mix 1 1/4 oz. can sweetened condensed milk 2 cups white chocolate 1/4 cup sprinkles Directions: Mix together sweetened condensed milk and cake mix in a large bowl. Add white chocolate, then microwave until melted (stir every minute). Stir i...

Mexican chocolate popcorn

Megan Van Buren, Photographer

February 17, 2017


Filed under KHTV, Video

  Ingredients: 1/2 cup cup kernels 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon kosher salt pinch of cayenne pepper 3 ounces semi-sweet chocolate (melted) Directions: First, cook the ...

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