Kennedy Torch

A Night on the Town, A Night to Remember

A Night on the Town, A Night to Remember

Lydia Martin, Editor-in-Chief

April 27, 2015

Kennedy mens track takes off sprinting

Hunter Schoenauer, sr., sprints in his leg of the relay. Photo by Lori Schoenauer.

Lydia Martin, Editor-in-Chief

April 7, 2015

Wrestlers qualify for state

February 15, 2015

From the issue- All state music

Jade Milota, writer

December 10, 2014

The Cougars got the beat. On Oct. 25, Kennedy High School students traveled to Manchester, Iowa to compete against Iowa’s greatest, young musicians for a spot on the State ensemble. “It was one of the biggest auditions...

Take on the Challenge

Lydia Martin, Editor-in-Chief

September 2, 2014

Within the last month, all of the buzz on social media sites has been about the “ALS Ice Bucket Challenge”. Before this many people did not know what ALS was. ALS is more commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. According...

Herkelman honored with field dedication

Coach Bill Herkelman and family honored with the naming of field.

Lydia Martin

June 10, 2014

Prom changes

Lydia Martin

May 22, 2014

As prom season is wrapping up, the Torch took a look at what Kennedy students enjoyed about their prom. This year, Kennedy’s prom was different then it has been in recent years. “We just started planning and we first figured...

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