Kennedy Torch

Review: The Muppets Most Wanted

Review: The Muppets Most Wanted

Torch Coverage

May 1, 2014

Dr. Mary Wilcynski, principal,-

Hall of Fame inductees

February 13, 2014

Flappy bird fallout

MelanieNorthland15

February 13, 2014

Fans of the popular game “Flappy Bird” were in for a shock when the game was removed Sunday from the Apple App and Google Play stores. Players who have the game on their devices are still able to play. But the game will...

Due to the bitter cold, classes we're shortened even further

Half day havoc

December 9, 2013

NBA Live 14 preview

NBA Live 14 preview

November 15, 2013

School evacuation

School evacuation

Torch Coverage

November 15, 2013

Girls’ cross country advances to state

Torch Coverage

October 29, 2013

The Girls’ Cross Country team is advancing to the state after placing second in their state qualifying meet. “I feel like we have a good shot getting third place this time around because we only missed it by a point last year....

Should college football players get paid?

Torch Coverage

October 23, 2013

It has been an exciting year for sports but especially in college football which featured a huge matchup between Texas A&M and Alabama which brought in tons of money for both schools but none of that money goes towards the...

Textbooks or Tablets?

MelanieNorthland15

October 23, 2013

Would you rather carry around four textbooks or one tablet/laptop? I know I would prefer a device over all of the textbooks. So why doesn't the school district eliminate some of that bulk and get rid of textbooks?  Not to mention, how much are textbooks really costing th...

Kennedy teacher travels to Mexico

Torch Coverage

October 16, 2013

This past summer Kristina Bruce had the opportunity to emerge herself in Spanish culture when she worked at the Technologic de Monterrey as an international student counselor. This is because she had the opportunity in July...

The 300

MelanieNorthland15

October 7, 2013

On August 31, 2013 former NFL football player Brian Holloway received a call that his house in Stephentown, New York had been broken into and vandalized. There was roughly 300 individuals that had broken into the house to have...

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