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December 1, 2017

The History of Thanksgiving - byIsabella Zhou Spices sprinkled upon the surface of a pumpkin pie fill the air with a warm fragrance, while the pat of butter resting upon the mashed potatoes slowly melts. These images are...

December 1, 2017

Serial Story- Chapter Two By Emma Garlough Heart pounding, I spun around to see the monsters she was referring to. When nothing jumped out at me, I turned toward Paisley. Her alien-like face seemed creepy and foreign, no...

Thanksgiving Food by Evelyn Krupicka

December 1, 2017

Nearly four hundred years ago the pilgrims celebrated their first Thanksgiving, a memorable feast between the Native Americans and the white settlers. Throughout the following years Thanksgiving morphed into many different thi...

December 1, 2017

New Sprinkler System Every year the average American household consumes an estimated amount of 77,200 gallons of water. The water bill is usually divided into many parts such as bathing, showering, washing hands, dish-washin...

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Features

Emma Garlough, News Editor

December 1, 2017No Comments

Southside Band Festival By Emma Garlough Students across the district performed in concerts recently, and Kennedy’s 8th grade band was no exception. Along with 8th grade bands from Madison and Lincoln junior high school...

Veteran’s Day at Kennedy Junior High

Jacob Cao, News Editor

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Previously known  as Armistice Day, Veterans Day celebrates the ending of World War I, bringing honor to those who have served our country. In the year 1938, an act was passed that decreed the eleventh of every November ...

December 1, 2017No Comments

The month of November has been packed with music-related activities, and there have been numerous rehearsals in order to prepare for the concerts. On November 1st, the sixth graders had their first Junior High School Ban...

November 1, 2017No Comments

Though it’s only the beginning of the year, many 8th grade students are already thinking about high school -- including extracurriculars like marching band. All seventh and eighth grade  band students at Kennedy, Washington...

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Whine and Cheese by Evan Liu A Longer Thanksgiving? This article could start with so many others, detailing the long days of feasting and neglecting that horrible history behind it. Is there much purpose i...

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Justice League Movie Review... Justice League is the long-awaited sequel to Batman v. Superman. After the death of Superman (played by Henry Cavill), the world is in a state of loss and shock, mourning for him...

December 1, 2017No Comments

Sustainable Speculation … Living sustainably has long been considered a solution to the dwindling state of our environmental freedoms. To some, it is seen as a fantasy that may never be attained....

Behind the Scenes by Henry Xie

December 1, 2017

You Do You by Anusha Kumar

November 1, 2017

Behind the Scenes by Henry Xie

November 1, 2017

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The student news site of Kennedy Jr. High School
The student news site of Kennedy Jr. High School