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Graduate Defers College for Career

Graduate Defers College for Career

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May 18, 2016

  As May arrives, seniors are finalizing their plans for what they plan to do after high school. While many are planning to sign up for summer orientations and dorms, one senior has the unique opportunity to be a part of the Alabama Ballet. Senior Isabella Cowles was offered an apprenticeship un...

Swimmer Qualifies for State Meet

Swimmer Qualifies for State Meet

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January 19, 2016

Senior Steven Finley has been swimming for Loy Norrix’s team all four years of high school. Finley was first introduced to swimming at the YMCA where he would swim for fun, but once he reached high school, his mom encouraged him to go out for the team. Along with his mom’s encouragement, Finley knew so...

Succeeding in High School Sports Tryouts

Senior Grant Mitchell runs during this seasons basketball tryouts. This year's tryouts are even more competitive due to past success. Photo Credit: Paul Vallier

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November 20, 2015

As one sport season ends, another begins in the world of sports. From fall to winter, winter to spring, there are always tryouts for any kind of sport. Here are six tips to being successful during high school sports tryouts. Practice before the actual tryouts. If you plan to make the team without exerc...

DUDE. Be Nice: Link Crew Class Appreciates Staff & Faculty Members

Hampton is in tears watching the video of several students saying what they love about her. Along with the video, she was given several other gifts from students. Photo Credit / Audra Penny

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November 13, 2015

Over the past few years, the public has heard primarily about negative incidents that happen at Loy Norrix High School. The media rarely talks about how the high school has exceptional students, esteemed music programs, hardworking athletes, and a well-known forensics team. Most of the time, what ...

Dancers for the Win

Dancers for the Win

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September 18, 2015

Summer has come to an end, students are returning back to school and getting asked the same question: what did you do this summer? Some respond with getting their driver’s license and working a massive amount of hours; while others respond with going on vacation and hanging out with friends. However...

Eight Winter Car Care Tips and Tricks

Junior Austin Herbert check his oil after his drive to school. He says how it is getting low, and once it gets too low the truck will start acting up.

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January 20, 2015

Tis’ the season for icy roads, snow storms, frozen temperatures, and car problems! As winter has finally arrived in Kalamazoo, so have the seasonal car complications, ranging from not being able to see in front of you to needing a tow. Winter is the harshest season on your car. Here are some tips an...

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Too Good To Be True

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Too Good To Be True

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September 25, 2014

The ice bucket challenge first appeared online. Once completed you would make a donation to the charity of your choice. Now the charity of choice is  Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Association ended with being connected with ALS. A golfer in Sarasota, Fla., named Chris Kennedy, connected the ice bu...

A Different Kind of Delay for Spring Sports

Sophomore Olivia VandePol, freshman Travis Grube, and Junior Darvious Wallace all sit and wait for a delayed track meet.

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May 19, 2014

As the flowers blossom, the trees sprout leaves, and the grass gets greener, there’s no better time than to play in the spring sports season. Although during this season, there is a more difficult challenge. Since spring sports take place during the last trimester of the year, the sports teams have cr...

Presenting the Latest News with the Oldest Technology

Photo Credit / Audra Penny
Junior Joriah Fleming works on setting up the title screen for LNTV. Fleming is using an older version of the PowerPoint program just to get it to appear schoolwide.

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December 21, 2013

Pamela Landis has advised LNTV for 6 years. Landis has been teaching the LNTV broadcast to several students who volunteer to participate the program. Throughout the years, LNTV hasn’t changed too much, with the exception of crewmembers. The students that engage in LNTV give up their mornings and...

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