• Whiplash Review

    Whiplash Review

    Rowan Bergen, Writer

    February 25, 2015

    Drum sticks striking the drum set. BAM. BAM. BAM. BAM. A harsh looking man stands in the doorway. The boy begins striking the drum set again. BAM. BAM. BAM. BAM. Whiplash is an intense movie about a student drummer trying to gain someones approval. After much pain he finally does. Whiplash is a must-see. Opening... READ MORE »»

  • Musical preview: Nice Work If You Can Get It

    Musical preview: Nice Work If You Can Get It

    Xander Riley, Web Editor

    February 24, 2015

    Kennedy’s upcoming musical comedy, Nice Work If You Can Get It, will take audience members back to the 1920s, the era of prohibition and bootlegging. The cast, featuring characters played by Brennan Urbi, jr., Maia Bennett, jr., Adam Burstain, sr., Caleb Marner, jr., Nina Yu, jr., Rizwan Sidhu,... READ MORE »»

    Members of the cast practice in the halls during SMART lunch.

The President’s War Proposal

Naomi Hofferber

Is the United States ready to declare war on ISIS? On February 11th, President Barack Obama proposed an authorization for the use of military force, or AUMF, to congress, in...  Read More »

February 27, 2015 • 0 comments

Men’s wrestling

February 25, 2015


Academic decathlon learn their way to state

February 23, 2015

Torch members visit KCRG

February 21, 2015

Science Roadshow

February 19, 2015

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Men’s wrestling

Hadley Rittgers, Writer

The Kennedy wrestlers completed their season at the state tournament. The hours of practice and the challenges they have faced have all paid off. The team faced many injuries this season, Nolan Hromidko, jr., Shaun Beyer,...  Read More »

February 25, 2015 • 0 comments

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Kennedy students go to All-State for Speech

Emily Sass

After a long season starting in December, 44 Kennedy students made it to All-State for Speech. “We...  Read More »

February 26, 2015 • 0 comments

One campaign and penny wars

January 22, 2015

Cedar Rapids School District switches to the hours system.

The new hours system

January 13, 2015


A Holiday Twist

December 23, 2014

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