• College commitments

    College commitments

    Madeline Jamrok, Photo Editor

    February 16, 2017

    The graduating class of 2017 holds many student athletes who have committed to play a sport in college next year. “I committed to play softball at Coe College and look forward to start practicing with the team in the fall,” Sydney Kinney, sr., said. Choosing the right college can be hard s... READ MORE »»

    Sydney Kinney signing the national letter of intent to play softball at Coe College next year

  • A class president’s responsibility

    A class president’s responsibility

    Olivia Haefner, Feature Editor

    February 14, 2017

    At Kennedy High School each graduating class elects one student to be the class president at the beginning of the year. This class president represents the graduating class in many different ways throughout the school year. As a typical student at Kennedy I wondered what’s the big deal? Why have a class ... READ MORE »»

    Mackenzie Pattridge vice presdient for the class 2019 selling boo grams. Photo courtsey of Olivia Schirm.

  • Seven Inducted into Kennedy Hall of Fame

    Seven Inducted into Kennedy Hall of Fame

    Lizzie Dennis, Writer

    February 9, 2017

    On Friday, February 3, seven inductees met at Kennedy High School to be accepted into the Athletic Hall of Fame. These people were chosen because they have been successful alumni that we are proud of. Haley Brightwell – Class of 2010. Haley was a three-sport athlete for the Cougars, participating in... READ MORE »»

    Kennedy Varsity Dance Team seniors accompany seven hall of fame inductees

College commitments

College commitments

Madeline Jamrok, Photo Editor

The graduating class of 2017 holds many student athletes who have committed to play a sport in college next year. “I committed to play softball at Coe College and look forward to start practicing w...  Read More »

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A class president’s responsibility

A class president’s responsibility

Olivia Haefner, Feature Editor

At Kennedy High School each graduating class elects one student to be the class president at the beginning of the year. This class president represents the graduating class in many different ways through...  Read More »

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