The Mustang Messenger

K-Side Kanines

K-Side Kanines

Aaron Sainvil, Reporter

December 9, 2016

Though not everyone loves dogs, it seems pretty safe to say that the vast majority of our student population here at the Mountain adores these beloved fluffy creatures, most commonly nicknamed as man's best friend. Stemming from this school wide appreciation and adoration of dogs, an amazing club was bo...

Kennesaw Mountain Drama Earns State Title

Kennesaw Mountain Drama Earns State Title

Nicole Joy Balawon and Kristy Nguyen

November 16, 2016

Our very own Kennesaw Mountain Drama Department took home the title for the State One-Act Play Competition in Warner Robins on November 12 against 44 of the largest high schools in Georgia. This is the first time in 6 years that Kennesaw Mountain has won a state championship for the One-Act Play. Kennes...

Rest In Peace, Vine

Rest In Peace, Vine

Nicole Joy Balawon, Student Life Editor

October 28, 2016

After three long and fun years - Vine has now "retired". The (former) home of hilarious, cursing kids, loops of public figures' finest moments, and cute animals will be kept close in our hearts as we mourn the death of a powerful social media outlet.

Homecoming Game vs Hillgrove: Greek Out

Homecoming Game vs Hillgrove: Greek Out

Morgan Alwardt, Sports Editor

October 28, 2016

Just like last year, our homecoming game theme was Greek out. The student section was filled with togas, gold, and sandals as we took on the Hillgrove Hawks at last Friday’s game. The first quarter saw little action, ending in a 0-0 score, but there were many close attempts made by both teams. Just...

Homecoming 2016 is the Best One Yet

Homecoming 2016 is the Best One Yet

Kristy Nguyen and Nicole Joy Balawon

October 22, 2016

Kristy Nguyen, Student Life Editor Mardi Gras was alive and well at the Mountain this past Saturday. As soon as you turn into the school, you are faced with a jazz trio playing smooth blues music. Immediately after, you enter the mouth of a jester, and you are transported. Your surroundings trans...

We’ve Got Spirit, Yes We Do, We’ve Got Spirit – What About You?

We’ve Got Spirit, Yes We Do, We’ve Got Spirit – What About You?

Nicole Joy Balawon, Student Life Editor

October 21, 2016

It's that time of the year again! With Homecoming just around the corner, Spirit Week is in full swing! Here's a recap of all the spirit days this past week. Make sure to tag us in any of your pics for spirit week @mustang.messenger on Instagram or tweet at us @mustangmess on Twitter - we'd love to see your school spirit!

Caramel M&M’s Are the Newest Candy Craze

Caramel M&M’s Are the Newest Candy Craze

Nicole Joy Balawon, Student Life Editor

October 20, 2016

Are you a chocoholic?Are M&M's your favorite? If so, are you getting tired of the same old boring flavors such as milk chocolate, peanut butter, or almond? Here's some good news for you - M&M's has a new flavor in the works just in time for its 75th anniversary!

This Is the Way, Step Inside: A Tour of Danny Brown’s Atrocity Exhibition

This Is the Way, Step Inside: A Tour of Danny Brown’s Atrocity Exhibition

Ben Noble, Editor In Chief

October 19, 2016

The success story of Danny Brown's rise to prominence has been a counterintuitive one. Painted as the personification of new school’s unbridled id, Brown was seen by the general public as the gap-toothed goofball hedonist who was more than happy to soundtrack aztec printed Coachella thottery. However,...

On Wednesdays We Wear Club Shirts

On Wednesdays We Wear Club Shirts

Nicole Joy Balawon, Student Life Editor

October 19, 2016

You've probably heard around campus about Club T-Shirt Wednesdays. Along with bright yellow bananas carrying peel-good messages, students everywhere can be seen rocking their very stylish club t-shirts. This trend dates back to when the school first began to promote their school clubs and to spread...

Mustangs Travel To Costa Rica

Mustangs Travel To Costa Rica

Nicole Joy Balawon and Senora Smart

September 23, 2016

About Language Immersion Trips Many adults often claim knowing languages, in particular Spanish, at a "conversational" level, their only evidence being "I took it back in high school, all four years,". What many people don't understand is that language is a part of a culture - something that needs to...

Banana Wednesday Becomes New KMHS Tradition

Banana Wednesday Becomes New KMHS Tradition

Kristy Nguyen, Student Life Editor

September 18, 2016

An epidemic has swept our great school. Look around in any direction, and you will take notice. Every Wednesday, people can be seen carrying bright yellow bananas around. Students have been giving them to teachers, teachers to students, students to students, etc. And so, a new tradition has begun! Wednesd...

It’s Good to be Back

It’s Good to be Back

August 1, 2016

Two words to describe outstanding performance and excellence: Mustang. Messenger. We are back and indeed, better than ever. The Mustang Messenger has kicked off its second year, and seems to have only gotten better with age. This year, the staff is committed to continue and improve on the current standing...

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