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What holiday character are you?

What holiday character are you?

Paisley Regester, features writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Quizzes

Take this quiz to find out what holiday character you identify with the most! (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='https://embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); ...

7 ways to be hygge this winter

7 ways to be hygge this winter

Grace Klebe, news editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Maggie Burton Hygge Noun. Hue-Guh Danish. A quality of coziness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being.   Fuzzy socks. Blankets. Hot chocolate. Fireplace. These are all things that are associated with comfort and coziness. They are hygge. Hygge is the umbrella under which everything cozy lives in Danish culture. In...

The sadness of spring

The sadness of spring

Brendan Davidson, sports writer

March 2, 2018


Filed under The Parsnip

*This piece is entirely satirical I take a look outside. The snow is melting, the flowers are blooming and the weather is finally warming up. Disgusting. Spring is supposed to be a time of growth; a time of new life. Well, the emergence of spring certainly cannot warm my frozen heart. I wish wint...

Things to do around St. Louis in the winter

Things to do around St. Louis in the winter

Melanie Witt, copy editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

With winter approaching and temperatures drastically falling, it may seem as though you are stuck indoors for months. Thankfully, there are many different places located all around St. Louis that are still bearable during the cold winter months. So consider visiting some of these places over your long-awaited...

How holiday are you?

How holiday are you?

Hannah Cohen, social media editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Quizzes, Top Stories

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Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball

Audrey Berns, photographer

November 18, 2016


Filed under Photo, Photo Galleries, Sports

Varsity girls' basketball started their season Nov. 7, and are preparing for their first game of the season. "Being a freshman on varsity is tough," Natalie Bruns, freshman, said. "I definitely feel some pressure because I'm playing with girls that have such a high level of talent, but [I'm] excited...

‘Tis the movie season

‘Tis the movie season

Abby Geisz, copy editor

November 15, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Fall and winter aren't just a great time for drinking hot cocoa and getting stuffed with turkey and potatoes, but is also a great time to watch all the new movies coming out in theaters.

Winter sports 2015-2016

Julia Bailey and Christian Heutel

March 1, 2016


Filed under Sports, Video

Throughout the season Julia Bailey, photographer, filmed a variety of winter sports, capturing highlights from each game, meet and match. This video will give you an inside look at the winter sports season at KHS. Records from KHS winter sports season: Girls Basketball: Varsity: 23-4 (still ...

A Missouri winter through the lens of an antique

A Missouri winter through the lens of an antique

Chase Kilby, photographer

January 21, 2016


Filed under Editor's Pick, Entertainment, Photo Galleries, Top Stories

The year changes, holiday break ends and the cold wind blows through Kirkwood, signifying that winter has begun. Chase Kilby, photographer, walked around KHS and the Kirkwood community to capture winter in action. All photos were taken with an iPhone 4s.  

Burying the hatchet

Burying the hatchet

Hannah Cohen, social media

January 20, 2016


Filed under News, Uncategorized

After last year’s change from the Sadie Hawkins dance to a regular guys-ask-girls dance comes more changes this year. Say goodbye to Hatchet Hop and hello to Snowcoming. With Snowcoming, clubs and other out-of-school activities will nominate students to represent them on court, rather than f...

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