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Author: Kira Kennedy

Sticking Together On and Off the FieldPosted 04/28/2022 by Kira Kennedy

The Thomas Jefferson High School Boys’ Varsity Lacrosse team starts their season off strong. The Thomas Jefferson High School Boys’ Lacrosse has a six and five record. Their first win was against ... More

Shiffrin’s Journey on the SlopesPosted 03/10/2022 by Kira Kennedy

Mikaela Shiffrin talks about how the Olympics took a toll on her mental health. Who is Mikaela Shiffrin? She is best known as an Olympic skier with two gold medals and one silver, along with many othe... More

The Russians Bring Scandal to the IcePosted 03/07/2022 by Kira Kennedy

In the 2022 Winter Olympics, a Russian figure skater tested positive for a drug that is banned from the Olympics. There have been multiple scandals at the recent 2022 Winter Olympics, mostly surroundi... More

Action on ScreenPosted 02/23/2022 by Kira Kennedy

The new movie of the Kingsman series is now in theaters! On December 22, 2021, the new movie The King’s Man was released; two weeks later, my family and I went to see it in the theaters. I walked in... More

Astroworld Festival Turned DeadlyPosted 11/18/2021 by Kira Kennedy

The world renowned festival, Astroworld, resulted in at least ten deaths. Travis Scott is an American Grammy-nominated rapper and record producer. He is known for his music and his partner, Kylie Jenn... More

A Tragic EndingPosted 11/12/2021 by Kira Kennedy

Alec Baldwin shot and killed a cinematographer and injured the director on the set of his new movie. On Thursday October 21, the set of “Rust” was flooded with cop cars, ambulances, and helico... More

It’s Time to Give Back to the CommunityPosted 11/01/2021 by Kira Kennedy

A Little Help is a nonprofit trying to make little differences person by person. Volunteering is an important part of many communities and can bring people together, no matter their background. There ... More

Superstitions in SportsPosted 10/18/2021 by Kira Kennedy

Many athletes believe that superstitions can enhance performance. Tying your shoes a certain way, wearing your hair a certain way, or listening to specific music before a game – does it work? S... More