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Seniors Say Goodbye to High School and Hello to the Future

Seniors Say Goodbye to High School and Hello to the Future

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June 15, 2016

Photo Credit / Sophia Boismier Around 6:20, family and friends start to trickle into Wings Stadium. With the band and orchestra playing music from Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean” and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Phantom of the Opera” vigorously on the main floor, light chatter continues as they wait to witness their loved ones graduate to the next steps of their lives. At 7:00 p.m, the staff of Loy Nor...

The Forensics Team Announces New Captains

Sophomores Grace Erway (Left) and Bonnie Bremer (Right), have a rehearsal during 3rd lunch to determine their forensics piece for next year. They will be the multiple captains for next year's season.

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June 13, 2016

Every year on Forensics Night, after the team says farewell to their senior members, it is tradition to announce who next year’s captains are. On March 10th, the most recent Forensic Night, the new captains were declared for the 2016-2017 season. The anticipation was at it’s peak for competitor...

Bernie Rallies Supporters at Wings Stadium

Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders greets Kalamazoo before he starts his speech. He has just walked up to the podium. Photo Credit / Sophia Boismier

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March 18, 2016

On Monday March 6, 2016, the day before the presidential primary election for Michigan, Senator Bernie Sanders stopped by Wings Event Stadium to speak to Kalamazoo. An estimated  32 hundred people showed. With the stadium doors scheduled to open at 7:30am, people arrived hours before, some even campin...

Alexander Hamilton: An American Founding Father Makes History on Broadway

Alexander Hamilton: An American Founding Father Makes History on Broadway

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February 15, 2016

Though many only know him as the guy on the ten dollar bill, Alexander Hamilton, one of the founding fathers of the United States, found his way to Broadway in New York City on August 6, 2015. Before making it to Broadway, Hamilton made a debut performance on Off-Broadway theater in New York City, t...

Living with Stereotypical Thanksgiving Personalities

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November 20, 2015

  There is a painting by Norman Rockwell named “Freedom from Want” that shows a stereotypical suburban American family sitting at a long table, smiling at a turkey that is being placed on a table by a woman who is most likely called grandma by some. Everyone in this painting is smiling and ha...

2015 Exam Schedule – Trimester 1

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November 19, 2015

Exam Schedule – Trimester 1 Thursday November 19, 2015 Full Day with Students First Period: 7:33am-8:24am Second Period (Exam): 8:29am-9:59am Third Period A Lunch: 10:34am-11:49am (Lunch 9:59am-10:29am) Third Period B Lunch: 10:04am-10:39am & 11:14am-11:49am (Lunch 10:39am-11:09am) Third Period C Lunch: 10:04am-11:19...

Kalamazoo Remembers to Keep Its Promise

Aaron Holmes celebrates Promise Day, while Mr. Aguinaga holds the frame in front of him.

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November 12, 2015

Featured Image: Photo Credit / Kelly Hinga The Kalamazoo Promise has been around for 10 years, and coincidentally, on November 10th, Loy Norrix participated in Promise Day. Promise Day is a day dedicated to reminding kids how lucky they are to be granted with the Kalamazoo Promise. At every lunch, ...

November Calendar 2015

Knight Life staff member Clayton Barker, enjoys the pleasant November air while it lasts. Soon the Michigan cold will strike.

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November 3, 2015

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 1 2 3 4 V Volleyball Semi Finals-Home 5 NHS Apps Due V Volleyball District Finals(if they make it) -Home 6 No school Girls [email protected] 7 Girls [email protected] 8 9 Forensics Mulitple Auditions 10 Girls Swimming 11 Forensics Auditions 12...

Teens Feel the Buzz: The Effects of Coffee

Senior Cameron Goodale helps with a photo illustration about teens caffeine consumption.

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September 29, 2015

Caffeine is a drug, and just like any drug, you can get addicted to it. According to the “Yellowstone Recovery” website, teenagers are actually more prone to addiction because their brains aren't fully developed. Out of the 600+ drinks that contain caffeine, as said on the “Caffeine Informer” website,...

Class of 2015 Graduates from High School

Photo Credit: Sophia Boismer

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June 8, 2015

Dressed in gowns, caps, cords, and stoles, the Class of 2015 walked proudly around the perimeter of the K-Wings stadium in alphabetical order, with about 12-15 ft between them. As they walked, they heard the loving cheers of the friends and family who came to see them mark the end of their high school career. ...

Seniors Pass the Torch at the Candle Light Ceremony

Seniors Pass the Torch at the Candle Light Ceremony

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June 3, 2015

On Friday May 29th, 2015, the Seniors came to school to attend their very last day of mandatory time on the grounds of Loy Norrix. They came dressed in graduation gowns and lapels, and waited in a line outside of the Kasdorf Auditorium to be seated. In line laughed and talked, enjoying their last moments...

June Calendar: End of the Year

June Calendar: End of the Year

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June 3, 2015

 See when Graduation, end of the year exams, and the last day of school are. School is almost done for the year. Go knights! SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday 123 Senior Graduation45678 2nd Hour Exam9 Half Day 1st and 3rd Exams10 4th and 3rd Exams LAST DAY OF SCHOOL11121314151617...

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