Mr.Kaneland: the show smoother than grease lightning

Mr.Kaneland: the show smoother than grease lightning

By: Julia Janis, Amanda Malawski and Sophia Ottoson, Reporters

March 2, 2016


Filed under Events, Mr.Kaneland, Showcase

Ten teens “dance” it out for the Mr.Kaneland crown on Friday, February 26. “Mr. Kaneland is more than just entertainment for the community. It helps raise money for the ‘Kaneland Cares’ foundation. All the money raised will go to a family in need in the community,” student council advisor,...

Winter assembly warms the hearts of many despite cold weather

Winter assembly warms the hearts of many despite cold weather

By: Emma Fugger, Jocelyn Garcia and Michael Stollard, Reporters

March 1, 2016


Filed under Events, Mr.Kaneland, Showcase

The unmistakable noise of excited conversation filled the East Gym last Friday as students and staff entered for the annual winter assembly. The assembly was filled with fast-paced games and a variety of action. It kicked off with a short but energetic performance by both the cheer team and the pom...

Contagious spirit spreads throughout the halls of KHS

Contagious spirit spreads throughout the halls of KHS

By: Emma Conrad, Evan Lekkas and Laurel Amery, Reporters

February 29, 2016


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Pink out day: Superhero day: Super fan day: Throwback Thursday: Grease day:   ...

December 25: Quality time with family out shines material items

December 25: Quality time with family out shines material items

By: Skylar Rolle, Editor

December 25, 2015


Filed under 25 Days Of Christmas, Events, Showcase

The holiday season brings about the age-old question: what is the true meaning of Christmas? In our society, it can be easy for an individual to feel pressure to provide their loved ones with expensive gifts, despite if they can afford it. Some may spend all of their free time during the holidays stressing...

December 24: “A Charlie Brown Christmas” stands as a friendly film for all

December 24: “A Charlie Brown Christmas” stands as a friendly film for all

By: Emma Conrad, Reporter

December 24, 2015


Filed under 25 Days Of Christmas, Events

The cartoon, "A Charlie Brown Christmas" has the power to bring a smile across viewers faces just after the first scene. It is a very family-friendly movie, that is perfect for all-ages. The cartoon focuses in on a character named Charlie Brown, who is unhappy with what Christmas has become. He que...

December 23: Family is the first thing on Markovich’s mind

December 23: Family is the first thing on Markovich’s mind

By: Annika Berger, Reporter

December 23, 2015


Filed under 25 Days Of Christmas, Events, Showcase

Winter break is something that many students look forward to. It’s two weeks without school and time to spend with family and friends. Just like students, administration and teachers are not exempt from enjoying this time. School psychologist John Markovich loves the holiday season. Multiple elements...

Decmber 21: “Elf” proves the pointy shoes are fun to fill

Decmber 21: “Elf” proves the pointy shoes are fun to fill

By: Laurel Amery, Reporter

December 21, 2015


Filed under 25 Days Of Christmas, Events

“I just like to smile. Smiling’s my favorite,” main character Buddy says in one of the most popular holiday movies. “Elf” (2003) stars Will Ferrell as Buddy the elf. This holiday film is a tale of a sugar-loving, always happy elf searching for belonging. Buddy leaves his home, the North...

December 20: Traditional dish that will fulfill your Christmas dinner wish

December 20: Traditional dish that will fulfill your Christmas dinner wish

By: Hannah King, Reporter

December 20, 2015


Filed under 25 Days Of Christmas, Events, Showcase

Christmas wouldn’t be the same without Swedish meatballs. The key ingredient is the perfect mix of meat and breadcrumbs. As a family we celebrate with several different foods, but one traditional food is Swedish meatballs. My grandmother grew up and was taught some basic Swedish traditions, and decided...

December 19: DIY tricks that’ll help make the perfect holiday gifts

December 19: DIY tricks that’ll help make the perfect holiday gifts

By: Sophia Ottoson, Reporter

December 19, 2015


Filed under 25 Days Of Christmas, Events, Showcase

As the holiday season rolls around again, all of us begin to think of gifts that we can purchase for loved ones. Although giving gifts can be rewarding to the soul, it might not be so rewarding to the wallet. The holidays can be a stressful time for students when it comes to gift giving, but with the...

December 18: Winter spirit week showcases holiday chic

December 18: Winter spirit week showcases holiday chic

December 18, 2015


Filed under 25 Days Of Christmas, Events, Showcase

Pajama day:   Red and green day:   Winter vacation day:   Christmas character day:   Ugly Christmas sweater day: ...

December 17: Social worker lives for the holiday anticipation

December 17: Social worker lives for the holiday anticipation

By: Evangeline Beck, Reporter

December 17, 2015


Filed under 25 Days Of Christmas, Events, Showcase

Tis the season to be jolly. The winter holidays only come around once a year so, the social services staff celebrates in a monumental way. Social worker Patrick Trapp gets in the holiday spirit with music from Mitch Miller. “Everyone knows a Mitch Miller song,” Trapp said. Trapp celebrates...

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