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Senior Emma Scheele stays busy while staying home during COVID-19. Scheele plays with her dog outside.

Students can have fun while staying home

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager June 11, 2020

It is nearing the end of March, you’re leaving school after finishing up your second-trimester final exams. You feel a heavy weight lifted off of your shoulders as it’s a half-day and you get to go...

Loy Norrix parent Abby Haughey works from home during the COVID-19 pandemic and adapts to all of the changes from working from an office to home.

Change in scenery: Parents working from home

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager June 10, 2020

As non-essential businesses have been shut down since March due to COVID-19, many businessmen and businesswomen have had to adapt to working from home. While this may seem like a dream come true to some,...

Junior Ja'Mari Jackson works out in the Loy Norrix weight room to start the New Year off right. Jackson plans on continuing to workout throughout the year.

The truth about New Year’s resolutions

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager February 12, 2020

New Year’s resolutions are a long lasting tradition among many people, but are they truly effective?  New Year’s resolutions can really motivate people to kickstart their goals and dreams. However,...

Interim Superintendent Gary Start works at his desk. He will be taking over until Kalamazoo Public Schools finds a permanent replacement for Dr. Micheal Rice.

Kalamazoo Public Schools search for a new Superintendent

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager February 6, 2020

Following Dr. Micheal Rice’s permanent move to become the state superintendent of Michigan, the Kalamazoo Public Schools District has been moving along in the process of finding a new superintendent.  Dr....

the front of Woodward Elementary during the school day. Woodward is one of the schools in KPS testing year round school, which is testing year round schooling.

The KPS community shares their thoughts on year-round schooling

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager January 22, 2020

It’s the last day of school before the summer starts all of your exams are completed, you’re saying your goodbyes to your favorite teachers and all of your friends. You feel a sense of relief because...

The Majority of Loy Norrix Students Prefer Spotify Over Apple Music

The Majority of Loy Norrix Students Prefer Spotify Over Apple Music

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager May 10, 2019

Music lovers nowadays enjoy the freedom of skipping as many songs as they please, having unlimited listening time, and having access to any music they would like to listen to. However, there has been...

Student Tinhae Bennett walks across the stage as she's being honored for her PeaceJam award.

Candlelight: A Hopeful Goodbye to Norrix Seniors

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager June 9, 2018

 

Starbucks Reacts to Racial Bias Claims

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager June 5, 2018

Starbucks, the popular coffee chain where friends and loved ones can gather together and enjoy their favorite drinks and small bites in their community, have come across some trouble with race. However,...

Interracial Dating: The Source of Diversity for Future Generations

Interracial Dating: The Source of Diversity for Future Generations

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager April 27, 2018

Interracial dating is now becoming a very common phenomenon among younger generations, and with this, the future generations are becoming racially mixed. As each new generation begins to sprout, grow,...

Moving From Mexico to Kalamazoo is a Life Changing Experience

Moving From Mexico to Kalamazoo is a Life Changing Experience

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager March 5, 2018

Imagine moving thousands of miles away from your hometown, the place you grew up, made all of your childhood memories and made strong relationships in. Traveling brings stress to almost everyone. When...

Lack of Focus in School: Holiday Edition

Lack of Focus in School: Holiday Edition

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager December 1, 2017

As the seasons change, mindsets change too. Summer has officially passed, and the chilly winter days are approaching. However, even though some people may not be looking forward to this drastic weather...

Stressful Schedules: Regretful Students Realize That they May Not be up for the Challenge of Accelerated Classes

Stressful Schedules: Regretful Students Realize That they May Not be up for the Challenge of Accelerated Classes

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager October 20, 2017

Many students returned to school this fall with high expectations set for themselves to succeed in their classes. The start of school gives students a variety of different feelings, ranging from a rush...

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