Knight Life

Pete Rose Rightfully Left Out of Hall of Fame

Pete Rose Rightfully Left Out of Hall of Fame

March 3, 2017

By Adam Dorstewitz Four thousand, two hundred, fifty-six hits. Consecutive World Series Championships in 1975 and 1976. A National League (NL) Most Valuable Player (MVP) and Rookie of the Year (RoTY) winner. A forty-four game hit streak. Two-time Gold Glove winner, three time NL Batting Champion. Thi...

Volume 57, Issue 3

Volume 57, Issue 3

February 16, 2017

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A Man On His Way To The Zoo

Zheng is photographed holding a childhood picture of himself during his time in China. Photo Credit / Christian Baker

January 25, 2017

By Tony Dennis   Yeqiu Zheng, or Chris, as he’s better known, felt many different emotions on the plane ride to the Chicago airport. Upon arrival Zheng would be making his way to his new home and life in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Zheng a senior at Loy Norrix High School, talks about how he had t...

Introverts Share Their Fears

Introverts Share Their Fears

Vanessa Rodriguez

January 25, 2017

The thought of a group project or an invitation to a party can trigger a painful feeling in the gut. For some, it’ll last only a moment before they’re tranquil and bubbling with excitement. For others, the feeling will morph into a giant blanket of dread and alarm. They hurriedly think up excus...

Student Finds Peace In Dancing

Student Finds Peace In Dancing

Morgan McCue

January 23, 2017

A three year old in a baggy diaper and a Minnie Mouse shirt begins to hear a very upbeat noise. She looks around to find the source of the sound, but only sees her mom. Her limbs start moving. She focuses on the music of the 90’s,  bouncing up and down to the beat, giggling. That was how it all bega...

A Contagion of Laughter Hits Loy Norrix

From Left to Right: Victor Moss, Bonnie Bremer, Jaylan Shields, Abigail Hauke, advisor Paige O'Shea, Sebastian Rodriguez, JT Mitchell, Lydia Achenbach, and Joey Welch. They make up Loy Norrix's 2016-2017 Improv Team. Photo Credit / Sidney Richardson

Sidney Richardson

January 18, 2017

A diverse cast of hilarious characters have come together to bring laughs to Loy Norrix. The 2016-2017 Loy Norrix Improvisational Theatre (Improv) Team is loaded with different personalities and people of varying backgrounds. Comprised of senior Jaylan Shields, juniors Lydia Achenbach, Victor Moss,...

Fighting Like a Girl Takes on a Whole New Meaning

Fighting Like a Girl Takes on a Whole New Meaning

Sidney Richardson

January 17, 2017

Loy Norrix senior Sheridan Britney, at first glance in the halls, is a seemingly normal teenage girl. But if you catch Britney after school, you’d find her in her element; out lifting her peers in the weight room and talking trash and destroying guys on the wrestling mat to back it up. Britney is...

Homework Stresses Students

Homework Stresses Students

January 11, 2017

GUEST WRITER: Daniel Nonato-Nonato Homework is something that students do almost every day. Homework is work students are meant to do outside of school. It is assigned for extended learning and development. Some students hate homework and others love it. According to the Kalamazoo Public Schools Dist...

Baseball: The Best Sport Invented

Baseball: The Best Sport Invented

January 11, 2017

GUEST WRITER: Jordan Cox It was a warm summer day in Cooperstown, NY, and a man by the name of Abner Doubleday had an idea that would stun the world forever. Doubleday, a Civil War hero, invented the game of baseball in 1839. Since the 19th Century, the game of baseball has been known by many as “Am...

Volume 57, Issue 2

Volume 57, Issue 2

January 10, 2017

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New Knights Make a Giant Switch

New Knights Make a Giant Switch

BKeon Foster II

December 4, 2016

The Loy Norrix vs. Kalamazoo Central rivalry has always been a big deal, no matter the sport. If the two schools are playing each other, there will be a lot of people in attendance ready to support their side of town. Once you're enrolled in either school, it's unlikely you’ll make the decision of...

Take a Look Into Our Orchestra Program

Take a Look Into Our Orchestra Program

Sidney Richardson

October 10, 2016

There are many hidden gems at Loy Norrix that aren’t public knowledge among the student body. The orchestra is a talented group of students who play instruments like the cello, violin, viola, and bass among others. Currently there are 42 members in the Loy Norrix orchestra. “We focus on postures...

The Voice of the Loy Norrix Community
2017