Kickapoo High Quarterly

KHQ TODAY

Kickapoo High Quarterly

KHQ TODAY

Kickapoo High Quarterly

KHQ TODAY

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Bowling Recap

The Varsity and Junior Varsity bowling teams have had an impressive year.
Kat Owsley, Reporter May 20, 2022

  Our team won the City Championship. This means that Kickapoo beat surrounding schools like Ozark, Willard, and Nixa.    Madi Phillips is a junior on the varsity team.    “A proud moment...

Burrell Behavioral Health is one facility in Springfield where you can get quality help for mental health.

Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month is in May, here are some helpful reminders and coping mechanisms for when you need help.
Kat Owsley, Reporter May 20, 2022

   Remember that your brain is an organ, and just like any other organ, when it’s sick you need to go to the right doctor to get treatment for it.     There are a lot of mental health stigmas,...

The word hummus comes from an Arabic word, and is made of chickpeas.

Arab Heritage History Month

25 countries speak Arabic as an official, or co-official language.
Kat Owsley, Reporter April 29, 2022

   Arab American Heritage Month is the month of April. An Arab American is a U.S. citizen, or permanent resident, who immigrated from, or who traces their ancestry to Arabic-speaking parts of the Middle...

Spotify is one of themes commonly used music platforms.

Best Music for Working

For me, I need music to focus while I work, which is why I think I know the best music to listen to while you work.
Kat Owsley, Reporter April 29, 2022

   For me, listening to music while I work is an absolute must, which is why I think I found the best music to listen to while working.    The music needs to have a steady beat, a nice tune, and...

Primas Mexican Grill has three locations in Missouri, two in Springfield, one in Ozark.

Four Amazing Local Restaurants

Wanting to eat out? Check out these locally owned restaurants, which all have vegan or vegetarian options!
Kat Owsley, Reporter March 4, 2022

Primas Mexican Grill and Kitchen- Whether you have no spice tolerance, or a massive one, you can surely find something you’ll like at Primas Mexican Grill and Kitchen. I have been craving their Primas...

Guinea pigs are very commonly tested on.

The Fight for Cruelty Free

Not only is animal testing unethial, but it’s also proven to be ineffective.
Kat Owsley, Reporter February 8, 2022

In the summer of 2021, a short film named “Save Ralph,” about a rabbit who had lived his life as a test subject touched the hearts of millions of people, including my own. This video brought to light...

LGBTQ+ students often feel isolated from their peers.

A Gay Agenda

The fight for LGBTQ+ Sex Education in schools.
Kat Owsley, Reporter January 8, 2022

According to Child Trends, another organization who are focused on improving the lives if children and youths, only 15 states and the District of Colombia have a majority of schools that teach LGBTQ+ sex...

The main reason that some countries are

An Olympic Dilemma

The United States, United Kingdom, Australia, and Canada are all boycotting the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Kat Owsley, Reporter December 17, 2021

   With the delay of the Summer 2020 Olympics in Japan, most people would be looking forward to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics; which are set for February 4 through February 20.     This being...

The most commonly known Blair Witch movie poster features one of the film students, crying with a knitted cap on, this is a recreation of that photo.

Not Your Average Horror

The Blair Witch Project is an interesting take on the idea of film students making a documentary, turned horror.
Kat Owsley, Reporter October 21, 2021

For most people, including myself, being trapped in the woods and not knowing how to get out is one of the most terrifying situations that can be imagined. Heather, Joshua, and Michale, the protagonists...

Masking is no ones favorite thing, but its important for everyones safety during a pandemic.

Against the Masks

Attorney General Eric Schmitt sues the mayor of Kansas City after a new mask mandate.
Kat Owsley, Reporter October 21, 2021

Attorney General Eric Schmitt has decided to fight the COVID-19 mask mandate in Kansas City, Missouri. Lawyer and former Assistant Attorney General Of Missouri, Elad Gross, has a very different opinion...