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Senior’s Reflect on High School Memories

Senior Emm Barker Photo Credit: Taylor Krupianik

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May 31, 2016

Its finally 2016 and here at Loy Norrix High School most of our seniors are preparing for graduation. Since June 9th is getting closer, seniors are becoming more emotional because of the realization that high school is coming to an end. Between preparing for graduation, trying to attend all the last...

6 Ways to Save on Graduation Parties

Senior year for the class of 2016 is almost over. Let the graduation parties begin. Photo Credit: Taylor Krupianik

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May 17, 2016

Grad parties are a big part of graduating. This is a time to get together with friends and family and reflect on the past four years. Set a budget. When setting a budget you can have a figure of what you can do with the cost of food, decorations and entertainment. Do It Yourself (DIY) tutorials. ...

“Shadowhunters” Storm on Freeform

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April 15, 2016

“Shadowhunters” is a TV show based off of author Cassandra Clare’s, “The Mortal Instruments” book series. The series is about a young 16 year old girl named Clary Fray. Growing up, it is just Clary and her mother Jocelyn. Clary has no idea who the rest of her family members are. Her mother tells...

Animals Used for Therapy

Theses are students at the Michigan State University Medical School in Grand Rapids, MI. The dog is Watson.  Photo Credit / Michele Edison

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February 8, 2016

In difficult times, it’s hard to stay positive. Humans tend to dwell on events and it can be difficult to cope. There are types of animals trained for this job. There are service animals, emotional support animals and facility animals. A service animal can be a dog and, if chosen, a miniature ho...

Parents Should Spank Their Children

Parents Should Spank Their Children

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December 8, 2015

Spanking a child is a huge controversy. On each side of whether a parent should or should not spank their children, all parents has an opinion and point on the issue. Parents should spank their child as a form of punishment. When a child has been warned many times and still is misbehaving or not liste...

“Pokémon Go” Brings Childhood Dreams to Life

“Pokémon Go” Brings Childhood Dreams to Life

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November 9, 2015

Many kids have imagined, since the early age of 10, becoming a Pokémon trainer, but sadly Pokémon is just a game. The new game “Pokémon Go” by Nintendo is scheduled to be released in 2016. They have created an app for iOS and Android, and you can order a sensor or a Bluetooth type of accessory to p...

Google Bringing Whimsy into Halloween

Google Bringing Whimsy into Halloween

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October 30, 2015

Halloween is the time to get candy and have fun but sadly, as high school students are now too old to go out and trick or treat, this holiday is now not as fun as it used to be. However Google has come up with a new game to get in the Halloween spirit. When you type Google in the search bar, the regular...

Fall Favorites of 2015

Fall Favorites of 2015

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October 2, 2015

Imagine the lush green leaves forming into crisp, beautiful colors of orange, yellow, and red. The muggy Michigan weather is starting to cool down and being outside isn’t torturous. Fall is a time of the year that many people love and look forward to. There are many things that the fall may inspire...

Teacher's Tattoos Tell a Story

Teacher's Tattoos Tell a Story

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June 5, 2015

In times like these you start to notice more and more people getting tattoos.Tenth grade English teacher Angela Laginess has seven tattoos. She has two on her fingers, one on each wrist, one on her neck and two on her back. Each of them has a specific meaning to them.“Two of them are my favorite lite...

Phases of a Regular School Day

Phases of a Regular School Day

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April 2, 2015

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Ways to deal with Anxiety and Depression

Ways to deal with Anxiety and Depression

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February 26, 2015

              High school can be very difficult when struggling with anxiety and depression. “The average high school student today has the same level of anxiety as the average psychiatric patient in the early 1950’s,” said Robert L. Leahy Ph.D. of the website psychology today. “More than ...

"Noises Off" Brings Laughter to the Crowds

"Noises Off" Brings Laughter to the Crowds

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December 20, 2014

  Loy Norrix High School’s school play ‘Noises Off’ performed by students of Loy Norrix, on their opening night Thursday December 11th, was an amazing performance. The play is about a play and how things can go wrong on stage and behind the scenes. The show was incredibly funny and very wit...

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