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2018 Top Seven Homecoming Court Assembly

2018 Top Seven Homecoming Court Assembly

Mackenzie Joseph, Writer

September 13, 2018

The school gathered in the main gym on Sept. 11 to see the top seven homecoming girls and guys, and watch them answer questions.

Dig Pink Volleyball Match vs. Jeff

Dig Pink Volleyball Match vs. Jeff

Mathew WorthingtonBarnes, Writer

August 31, 2018

The varsity volleyball team took on Jefferson on Aug. 28 in the Kennedy main gym, and Jefferson won the match 3-0. Katie Jensen led the cougars with four kills, and Jefferson's Sydney Kloubec led the J-hawks with 16.

Special Ceremony for Five Kennedy Graduates

Special Ceremony for Five Kennedy Graduates

Tate Weaver, Sports Editor

May 22, 2018

On May 21, Principal Jason Kline, along with other faculty members, presented awards and honors to five graduating seniors: Sarah Alterbal, Dekota Berry, Ellie Grovert, Hannah Jacoby, and Nic Luongvan. This was a special ceremony to honor these students, all who are members of Kennedy's Best Buddies...

A Night of Curling

A Night of Curling

Max Luton, Writer

April 30, 2018

Running the Season Away

Running the Season Away

Anafer Millsap and Tate Weaver

April 27, 2018

On April 19, both the Kennedy men's and women's track teams competed in track meets at both Dubuque Senior and Iowa City. JV and varsity on the men's divisions got first place overall, without any field events. Jacob Green placed first in the varsity 3200-meter run and got a spot in the Drake Relays...

The Wedding Singer Photo Gallery

The Wedding Singer Photo Gallery

Jamison Prull, Photo Editor

April 20, 2018

Kennedy High School presents The Wedding Singer  based on the 1998 film. The show opened Thursday night, April 19 at 7 p.m. and continues Friday night at 7 p.m. as well as two last shows on Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets are sold at the door, $6 for students and $10 for adults. For a small ...

The Power Movement

The Power Movement

Anafer Millsap, Photo Editor

April 20, 2018

April 20, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. Kennedy students gathered outside by the flagpole for their fight in gun control. For more pictures click here.  ...

Finally a Track Meet

Finally a Track Meet

Anafer Millsap, Photo Editor

April 11, 2018

After a long awaited time, the girls finally ran an outdoor meet. The girls' track team has had many cancellations this season due to weather and on April 10 they were finally able to have an outdoor meet for the first time this season.

Mini-Dance Marathon 2018 Outcome

Mini-Dance Marathon 2018 Outcome

Tate Weaver, Writer

April 9, 2018

This year's Mini-Dance Marathon involved Jack Hoeger's campaign, I Know Jack Foundation, which helped contribute to a larger number of students attending. This year's dance had over 60 kids attend and the club raised over $2,300. They danced from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with an occasional few showing u...

Spring Pep Assembly

Spring Pep Assembly

Jamison Prull, Photo Editor

April 8, 2018

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