Knight Life

Students Donate Blood Despite Fears

Junior Myron Sykes stayed optimistic even though he wasn't able to donate a full pint of blood. The nurses couldn't properly place the needle in one of his arms so they had to take blood from the other arm. Photo Credit / Jonathan Lo

jonathanlo

May 31, 2016

Tables are organized in a circle and nurses are in the center preparing for the incoming crowd of students. The students wait to donate a pint of blood which can save up to three lives. Every year in the middle of April, Loy Norrix High School hosts a blood drive in the gym in order to donate blood for t...

Overcoming Grief: Kalamazoo Teens Grieve While Striving to Overcome Gun Violence

Overcoming Grief: Kalamazoo Teens Grieve While Striving to Overcome Gun Violence

jonathanlo

January 26, 2016

Recently the Kalamazoo Community has lost two students, Temetrion Hegler and DeShontae Ellis. There was a candlelight vigil to remember and mourn both students on January 10th, 2016. Even though days have gone by since these tragic deaths, there are still many people trying to cope with this heavy ...

Teachers Should Not Carry Concealed Weapons

Teachers Should Not Carry Concealed Weapons

jonathanlo

November 19, 2015

The security guards at Loy Norrix are the first line of defense for any threats towards the safety of staff and students. However, people who want more protection for students say that security staff are not able to provide enough security towards students. People who support gun freedom also argue that ...

Students Paint Pumpkins for the Community

Senior Leslie Julian is painting a cheerful pumpkin in order to brighten up someones day. Photo Credit: Jonathan Lo

jonathanlo

November 2, 2015

Paint is splattered on tables, students hustling and pushing around a table in order to get their perfect pumpkin. Gathering their pumpkin and tools, the students are able to decorate it however they want and donate them to an organization of their choice. Students from all grade levels are mobbing th...

New Guidance Counselor Quickly Welcomed

Pam Robinson is cool, calm, and collected. She is respectful and kind to everyone she's met at the school. Photo Credit: Jonathan Lo

jonathanlo

September 25, 2015

An unfamiliar figure sat in a comfortable swivel chair, her desk a bit disorganized and loaded with student schedules and requests. Pam Robinson is the new Loy Norrix High School counselor. She is outgoing, competitive, and has a humble mannerism and posture. The students with last names from A-Eh...

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