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Senioritis is Not Just a State of Mind

Senioritis is Not Just a State of Mind

Maxwell Link

June 1, 2018

“Senioritis,” also known as no motivation to do anything during your senior year, is very hard to get through and plagues almost all of the senior class every year right around the middle of May.  For years, I had always thought that senioritis was just an excuse to under perform in your classes...

"Fortnite" Storms Over the Nation

Sophomore Jacob VanHorne fits in a game of “Fortnite” before his lunch is over. VanHorne, among many others, plays “Fortnite” during school. Photo Credit / Maxwell Link

Maxwell Link

April 30, 2018

“Fortnite,” the magical land full of violence, sacrifices and victory was released on July 24, 2017. Since the release, it has stormed across the world as the best new thing to come out in the video game world with more than 40 million people having downloaded the game. Whether it’s on Xbox, ...

The New Apple AirPods Flying High

Senior Mitch Mansfield sits in Mr. Hosler's classroom during lunch listening to his new Apple AirPods. He has owned them for about two months and brings them everywhere he goes.

Maxwell Link

October 27, 2017

Technology these days has thrown people off their feet with crazy inventions such as hoverboards, 3D printers and google glasses. But there is one invention that tops all of those, the new Apple AirPods. With bluetooth technology, you can now listen to music with no cord and even better sound. Ther...

Recap Of The 2016/2017 Loy Norrix Winter Sports Season

Senior Takary Dreams stands at the free-throw line during the basketball game against Kalamazoo Central on Friday, January 20th. Dreams is a former Giant and faced old teammates during the latest matchup of the rival schools. Photo Credit / Michaela Whalen

Maxwell Link

March 29, 2017

Bowling Team “We had a great season. We had a lot of fun. We worked hard and I think we proved we worked hard at the end when we won the conference,” said junior Trevor Morgan, captain of the bowling team.   The bowling team was very successful this year. They won the conference for the first time the school’s histor...

NEHS Inducts Students to Start off the New Year

All the members stand on the stage at Loy Norrix to congratulate and recognize the newcomers. Photo Credit / Olivia Mears

Maxwell Link

February 10, 2017

On the night of January 10, 2017, the National English Honors Society (NEHS) inducted 21 students into the program. NEHS is a national organization that does community projects. It's a big responsibility and difficult to get in. Evie Bartley is one of the many students that were inducted. She is a j...

Student of the Month: September

Eight recipients attended the student of the month lunch meeting with Mrs. Hinga and Mr. Prewitt. They all were recognized for their hard work around the classroom and school. Photo Credit / Christian Baker

Maxwell Link

October 31, 2016

Student of the Month: September Students of the month are the select few chosen by teachers to be noticed in the halls, the morning announcements and the newspaper. This award is not given out to just anyone, it is worked for and very difficult to earn. The following students were nominated for the ...

Duckett Brothers Donate Jerseys for Good Cause

Loy Norrix (right) Kalamazoo Central (left) head off against each other on the night of September 9th 2016. The two teams wear donated jerseys for breast and prostate cancer cause. Photo Credit / Zach Liddel

Maxwell Link

October 4, 2016

On the night of September 9th, 2016, two rival teams, Loy Norrix High School and Kalamazoo Central High School, fought for the title of the city. Lights were shining on the field, and out came both teams, Kalamazoo Central in pink and Loy Norrix in blue. Blue and pink are the colors representative f...

X-Men Apocalypse Action-Packed Film Entertains Audience Despite Negative Reviews

X-Men Apocalypse Action-Packed Film Entertains Audience Despite Negative Reviews

Maxwell Link

June 14, 2016

From the first “X-Men” to “X-Men Apocalypse” there have been six different movies in between. These Marvel movies have gone straight through the roof with views and products sold including comics and action figures. “X-Men Apocalypse” was released in theaters on May 27, 2016 which sparked...

From the Beat to the Bat, Pincus becomes new Loy Norrix head Baseball Coach

Rob Pincus's junior pitcher, James Rinehart throws in the third inning against Mattawan High School on May 4th. James is one of many pitchers on Loy Norrix Baseball team. Norrix finished the game with a 5-2 loss Photo credit / Jonathan Palone

Maxwell Link

May 5, 2016

Loy Norrix baseball says goodbye to coach Brian Neel as he resigned in the fall of 2015. Now Loy Norrix is welcoming new coach, Rob Pincus. Pincus is very respected man. He was in law enforcement for 14 years. He worked for the Atlantic city police department. Also he worked as an undercover narcot...

The Unstoppable Warriors Storming Through The League

Stephan Curry leading the Warriors with what he does best shooting. Curry is currently leading the League in most three pointers.
Photo Credit / Keith Allison

Maxwell Link

January 5, 2016

The Golden State Warriors, an unstoppable team started the season off with a record of 31-2 placing them at the top of the Western Conference. Leading them is the reigning Most Valuable Player of the NBA, 6’3” point guard Stephen Curry. They have destroyed every team that has stood in their way so...

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