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Act prep available for KHS students

February 20, 2013

By: Felicia Steik Prep Classes ACT prep classes are great resources to juniors and sophomores who are preparing to take the ACT this year. Sylvan Learning Center offers classes with a group of up to...

Shooting for Saftey

Shooting for Saftey
February 20, 2013

                By Casey Jacobson and  Alex Vickery, Executive Editors 32 victims. 4 guns. 1 shooter. On Dec. 14, in the peaceful town of Newtown,...

American Educational System v.s. the World

American Educational System v.s. the World
February 4, 2013

            By McKayla Helm and Amelia Likeum, Editors Spanish teacher Heather Spaetzel considers education to be very important to students all over the world. “I...

Kaneland students take to the water

February 1, 2013

By Ryan Schafernak, Reporter When students, teachers and outsiders think of Kaneland athletics, they typically think of football, basketball and track and field, but one thing that slips their mind is...

Why Take a Foreign Language

Why Take a Foreign Language
January 7, 2013

By: Austin Kintz   Foreign languages have been on the rise in enrolling students in high school. At Kaneland High School, students are able to take French or Spanish. “The purpose of the foreign...

High School Relationships: Stepping out of the Common Stereotypes.

High School Relationships: Stepping out of the Common Stereotypes.
December 19, 2012

BY KALEB SCHUPPNER, Executive Editor AND EVAN ORTIZ, Editor   Relationships in high school are notorious for being unstable and at times, detrimental to mental stability. Every so often however,...

Victory in the eyes of a Kaneland Athlete

Victory in the eyes of a Kaneland Athlete
November 30, 2012

By: EDDIE RODRIGUEZ, Editor   “I didn’t realize it was real, it was like a high feeling, like all stress and worry was gone,” said sophomore Victoria Clinton who became a state champion the first...

iGeneration: Y

iGeneration: Y
November 30, 2012

By Michelle McCracken and Alexia Orosco, Editors Whether it’s texting or making a phone call, sending an e-mail or Facebook chatting, teens and most adults can hardly go a day without communicating...

Sleeping the day Away

Sleeping the day Away
November 30, 2012

              By Sam Schrepferman and Nick Boose, Editors Sophomore Ellie Tattoni wakes up almost every morning wishing she went to bed earlier the previous...

Barack Obama re-elected, stays leader of the free world

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November 7, 2012

BY NICK PHILIPS, Executive Editor The 44th President of the United States of America Barack Obama won the general election witha  convincing win via electoral votes. Obama defeated Massachusetts governor...

Marks of forgotten memories

Marks of forgotten memories
November 1, 2012

            BY NICK BOOSE AND SAM SCHREPFERMAN, Editors Senior Andrew Harper knows the feeling of being scared everyday. For his middle school career the only good...

Banning Teens Tanning

Banning Teens Tanning
October 24, 2012

Summer tans, the last piece of summertime students can hang on to, begin fading once school begins in the fall. To keep their golden look, some teenagers may go to tanning salons and use tanning beds....

A bright future for the black and white

A bright future for the black and white
October 12, 2012

BY EDDIE RODRIGUEZ, Editor Every team has their key players; Derrick Rose for the Bulls, Jonathan Toews for the Blackhawks, Brian Urlacher for the Bears, etc. Most of these athletes have been playing...

Thinspiration isn’t Inspiration

October 10, 2012

By Michelle McCracken and Alexia Orosco A day in the life of a model begins with eating a quick breakfast, followed by running off to numerous shows and fittings. Models love the busy life they have,...

Steps to College

Steps to College
September 26, 2012

              BY NICK BOOSE AND SAM SCHREPFERMAN, Editors Senior Sean Flamand is applying to colleges like everyone else. He is looking at colleges with good...

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