Kennedy Torch

Dailin Williams

Maddy Crist, Editorial Editor

May 28, 2015

Q: How long have you taught Chinese at Kennedy? I have taught Chinese in Kennedy for nine years since 2006 when the Chinese program started. Currently teaching Chinese one, two, three, four, and AP Chinese. Q: Did you have any previou...

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Randy Whitehead

May 28, 2015

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Alex Bendlage

May 28, 2015

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Ricki Shulte

May 27, 2015

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Saying yes to sleep

April 22, 2015

Boys’ basketball sub-state preview

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Maddy Crist, Editorial editor

February 17, 2015

2015 “Remembering Martin” luncheon

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Maddy Crist, Editorial Editor

January 18, 2015

How the Torch covers controversy

How the Torch covers controversy

Maddy Crist, Editorial Editor

December 16, 2014

Letter to the editor

December 12, 2014

In response to the opinion in the article “Shoot me, I’m black” Submitted by Charity Hansel, school resource officer at Kennedy. On Thanksgiving Day in the early dark hours, I was picking up traffic cones that had blown over. I then heard so...

Shoot me, I’m black

Fatima Elsheikh, Writer

December 12, 2014

It is evident that walking while black in America is a crime. Black lives don’t matter here, and they never have. Blood trickled from his body into the street as he laid there, face down, for hours. Hours, as an angry, heated crowd ...

Technology takes over

Technology takes over

October 6, 2014

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