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Photo gallery: girls swim and dive vs. Marquette 12/11/18

Photo gallery: girls swim and dive vs. Marquette 12/11/18

Kelley Cochran, photographer

December 18, 2018


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Marquette won against Kirkwood with a score of 128-56. This is their 5th meet this season, and they have 6 more meets before heading into state. "The best part of my job is to work with all these awesome, talented, smart kids at Kirkwood high school" Matt Beasley, swim coach said. "It can be hard to...

Walker Natatorium damage over the weekend of Sept. 16-17

Walker Natatorium damage over the weekend of Sept. 16-17

Riley Arns, sports writer

September 21, 2017


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One of the Walker Natatorium windows at KHS was shattered by a rock Tuesday, Sept. 12. The following weekend, two more natatorium windows and five windows in the art room and FACs rooms had BB gun bullet holes. According to Corey Nesslage, KHS athletic director, the natatorium windows will cost close to...

Meramec walks the plank

Meramec walks the plank

John Drury, features writer

November 5, 2015


Filed under Sports

Eighteen months and $11 million later, the Walker Natatorium stands completed on the far west end of the KHS campus. The boys’ swim and dive team meets Monday through Saturday with an additional morning practice on Wednesdays in preparation for the upcoming state championship. The girls’ team comes...

KHS then vs. now

KHS then vs. now

Jordan Roundtree, photographer

October 12, 2015


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Kirkwood High School varies in many way from the 50's until present day. Student life, facilities, classrooms, and culture changed drastically. As years progress, schools does too. Kirkwood High School has a long history dating back to the foundation of the Kirkwood School District in 1865. In 1993,...

Walker Natatorium opens

Walker Natatorium opens

Ben Cohen, breaking news editor

October 2, 2015


Filed under News, Sports, Top Stories

The Walker Natatorium opened Wednesday, Sept. 30. Dr. Michael Havener, principal, got on the microphone, counted to three and shouted “jump,” and the swimmers all dove in. “I don’t know if words can describe how excited we are,” Matt Beasley, swim and dive coach, said. “[Everyone ce...

Walker Natatorium delayed

Walker Natatorium delayed

Ben Cohen, breaking news editor

August 31, 2015


Filed under News, Top Stories

Construction of the Walker Natatorium has been delayed.  Supposed to have been completed Aug. 17, the delay was prompted by 9 inches of rain in June and a 35-day masonry strike, Mike Wade, associate principal, said. The privately-funded pool will be completed by the end of September. KHS is trying...

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