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Trench Album Review

Trench Album Review

Callista Freuh, Reporter

November 1, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Kee, ENTERTAINMENT, OPINION, Showcase, Uncategorized

     Trench is the newest album from Twenty One Pilots after a much needed hiatus. The hiatus was more than a year and came directly after the last stop of the Blurryface tour. Trench was released on October 5, 2018. Smithereens and Jumpsuit are the two songs that best encompass the band as a whole...

Love Sosa Album review

Love Sosa Album review

Andrew Tobey, Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, OPINION, Showcase, Social, Students, Uncategorized

    After his last release of Lil Boat 2 earlier this year, Lil Yachty is back with ‘Nuthin’ 2 Prove,’ his album which holds 15 songs. Yachty did something different this time around and made the first eight songs with his well known rap style, while the last 7 are slower and more meaning...

Fall Fun

Fall Fun

Aubrey Mahoney, Reporter

October 20, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Kee, BLOG, OPINION, Showcase, Uncategorized

     Sweater weather. Hoodie season. Spooky season. For a time of year with so many nicknames, it is no surprise that with fall comes many activities. Whether it is going to a pumpkin patch for the day with friends, or staying inside and drinking hot chocolate, people enjoy a variety of different fu...

Smash Park Review

Smash Park Review

Delaney Deering, Reporter

October 8, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Kee, OPINION

     The positive atmosphere from the workers to the customers is how people are engaged and want to know more about the new restaurant and sports arena known as Smash Park. The new restaurant is located in West Des Moines East of Jordan Creek Mall.      When entering I did not know where t...

Protect Yourself: Opinions by Katie Ogden

Protect Yourself: Opinions by Katie Ogden

Katie Ogden, Reporter

September 27, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Kee, NEWS, OPINION, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     Molly Tibbetts and Celia Barquin Arozamena: their names are on the news and in our heads, but who are they, and what can we learn from their stories?      Molly Tibbetts was a 20-year-old psychology major at Iowa University. On July 18th, she Snapchatted her boyfriend before going on a jog-- th...

Homecoming Do’s and Dont’s

Homecoming Do’s and Dont’s

September 23, 2018


Filed under BLOG, NEWS, OPINION, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     Fall brings out a lot of people’s favorite things. The changing of leaves, cool weather, football season and inevitably homecoming. Festivities for homecoming kick-off on the 24th of this month with spirit week, leading up to the game Friday against East. The dance on the 29th should prove ...

Addiction in Waukee

Addiction in Waukee

Katie Ogden, Reporter

September 21, 2018


Filed under BLOG, OPINION, Science, Showcase, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     A number of Waukee High School students abuse drugs during school hours. Whether they are in the bathrooms or the classrooms, some are addicted to the point where they cannot stay sober during the school day. From marijuana to Xanax to cocaine, the problem is growing-- and it will continue t...

Throwback Thursday: The Truman Show

Throwback Thursday: The Truman Show

Stephen Holko, Reporter

September 13, 2018


Filed under BLOG, ENTERTAINMENT, OPINION, Showcase, Uncategorized

Hi, my name is Stephen Holko and I like old movies. On Thursdays I post my opinions about classic films for the Waukee Arrowhead. Check out the entertainment section for more reviews from me, as well as other reporters.      Jim Carrey was is of Hollywood's most active comedy actors, starring in at ...

Nun Movie Review

Nun Movie Review

Katrina Lenore, Reporter

September 8, 2018


Filed under BLOG, ENTERTAINMENT, Movie Reviews, OPINION, Showcase, Uncategorized

The Nun, a horror movie released September 7, was full of suspense and included a few jump scares. The movie made about $336.1 million at the box office over the month and a half after it was released. It was directed by Corin Hardy, who was debuted in 2015 when he directed another horror movie, The ...

The Meg Movie Review

The Meg Movie Review

Delaney Deering, Reporter

August 30, 2018


Filed under BLOG, ENTERTAINMENT, OPINION, Showcase

     I have recently seen the new movie, The Meg, and I was thrilled to be jumping out of my seat. The Meg is a shark film with a bigger twist then expected. Killing The Meg is their only option, if they want to live. The Meg is about a team of researchers searching for confirmation to their curre...

Die Lit Album Review

Die Lit Album Review

Ben Jordison

May 21, 2018


Filed under BLOG, ENTERTAINMENT, OPINION, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students, Uncategorized

     Since his spring 2017 debut album, Playboi Carti has been off the grid in terms of releasing new music. However, last week the drought ended for hip hop fans as Carti delivered his latest project, ‘Die Lit.’ Featuring nineteen tracks with guest appearances from artists, Travis Scott, Lil...

Walkout or Callout: Opinion by Josh Wente

Walkout or Callout: Opinion by Josh Wente

Josh Wente, Author

May 4, 2018


Filed under BLOG, OPINION, PHOTOS, Showcase, Social, STUDENT LIFE, Students

     It wasn’t long ago that students walked out of their second block classes in protest of gun violence. The April 20th walkouts attracted a large following of students nationwide in response to the tragic Parkland shooting earlier this year. Hundreds appeared at Waukee’s demonstration to par...

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