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Marvel Introduces Captain Marvel

Courtesy of Marvel.com

By: Bailey Prichard, Editor

April 2, 2019

To the excitement of fans the newest superhero, Captain Marvel, has arrived. Captain Marvel has a superstar cast with many widely known Hollywood stars, including Brie Larson, who plays Carol Danvers, the main protagonist; Samuel L. Jackson, who plays a young Nick Fury; and Jude Law, who plays Y...

Do(g)nate to Tails

Do(g)nate to Tails

By: Bailey Prichard, Editor

February 8, 2019

Animals have feelings, and they all deserve to be loved and cared for. Donations for Tails Humane Society are a great way to share the wealth to homeless dogs, cats and small critters. “Tails is a shelter in DeKalb for unwanted or deserted pets that is a no-kill shelter, so they have pets that cou...

Starting the New Year off Right

Cartoon by Kt Mattern

By: Bailey Prichard, Editor

December 31, 2018

Saying you are going to achieve something, and actually following through are two totally different things. New Year's resolutions are a good idea to have and can help achieve something to feel a sense of accomplishment. Many people come up with a resolution, whether it is long or short term, but...

A World Full of Opportunities

Graduate Katie Meuer teaches a class about where she lives in the country, Lesotho.

By: Bailey Prichard, Editor

September 15, 2018

High school is a time when students look into their future and start determining their next steps. Kaneland graduate Katie Meuer is a part of the Peace Corps in Lesotho, but had not even thought about that as a livelihood while in high school. “Peace Corps wasn't really on my mind in high school a whole l...

KKV Spikes Again

The Kaneland varsity volleyball team lines up for their game.

By: Bailey Prichard, Editor

September 10, 2018

Bump, set, spike is the name of the game as the Kaneland girls varsity Volleyball team took home a win against Hampshire on September 6th. It was a close two matches but they won the first one 25-22 and the second one 25-19. The girls went into the second match a little slower and were down, but ra...

Changes on the Court

Changes on the Court

By: Bailey Prichard, Editor

August 21, 2018

     It is time for a change in the Kaneland Athletic Department as we welcome the new boys varsity basketball head coach Russ Zick.      “I’m definitely excited for the upcoming season and it will be interesting to see how the program will adjust to a possibly new style of coaching an...

One More Swing at State

Photo by Madeline Hockey

By: Bailey Prichard, Editor

June 8, 2018

Lady Knights softball gets one more swing in before they could strike out of the season. They have gone with a record of 21-7 and a 16 game winning streak that has lead them into the IHSA State championship. They have been able to come this far because the team has developed an unbreakable bond. That...

Battling for Victory Royale

Battling for Victory Royale

By: Bailey Prichard and Brett Wallner

March 6, 2018

By: Brett Wallner Fortnite is a game that recently came out and has been getting some mixed emotions. Some people claim they don’t understand what the point of the game is or why people play it, but most people realize it’s the best game to come to market in a very long time and deserves all the ...

Scoring Touchdowns and Winning Awards

Josh Marczuk poses with KHS athletic director Peter Goff after receiving his award. Photo courtesy of Sharon Marczuk.

By: Bailey Prichard, Reporter

March 5, 2018

These past years senior Josh Marczuk has worked very hard to make a name for himself and succeed as a football player. This year was a clear reflection of that as he received many awards that recognize his accomplishments. “I’ve been playing since first grade and I have always played to learn n...

December 12: Christmas Sweater (tree)t

December 12: Christmas Sweater (tree)t

By: Bailey Prichard, Reporter

December 12, 2017

Christmas season is the time to crack out that ugly sweater of yours. Not having one is very common, luckily, it’s quick, easy, and a good way to make someone crack a smile using simple Christmas materials that you own in your house. First, gather all your materials for the sweater. You’ll...

Planting Your Way into Horticulture

Planting Your Way into Horticulture

By: Bailey Prichard, Reporter

November 9, 2017

 Horticulture is a fun, creative and a very hands-on class that focuses on planting trees and plants and floral arrangements. “We focus more on fall and we provided the Homecoming court with their bouquets and sell boutonnieres for people to buy during homecoming week,” Horticulture teacher Broo...