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New Teachers on the Block

New Teachers on the Block

Brandon Schnurr

October 16, 2017

It’s been a nice, long summer, but the time has come to return to school. Time to wake up and get to the bus at 6:00 a.m., come home to a beautiful bed, and then return to your usual school year routines. But most importantly, it's time to meet the teachers you'll spend the next 180 days of your life with....

Big Industry Bust: Hollywood Struggles to Create Original Material

Big Industry Bust: Hollywood Struggles to  Create Original Material

Jordyn Carlton

October 12, 2017

Do you ever have the problem of paying too much at the movies and feeling disappointed when the so-called “spine chilling” thriller causes you to fall asleep? Or when the only decent movie to watch is just another remake of an old movie? If you were to go and ask people their opinions on the movie...

Dream Big of Ballet: A Ballet Prodigy's Plan to Dance Professionally

Dream Big of Ballet: A Ballet Prodigy's Plan to Dance Professionally

Alexa Davis

October 7, 2017

Her feet hurt and she’s a bit tired. It’s 6 o’clock on a Saturday, and she’s been dancing since nine that morning, not to mention every other night that week. She settles down to do some homework after a healthy dinner to keep her energy up. Before she can call it a night, she decides that it...

Please Ignore the Man Behind the Curtain: An Insight into Loy Norrix Stage Crew

Please Ignore the Man Behind the Curtain: An Insight into Loy Norrix Stage Crew

Glenna Aldag

October 6, 2017

The auditorium is dark and crowded, many eyes are focused on the events unfolding onstage. No one is paying any attention to the booth at the back from which a barely noticeable light glows. Two people wearing headsets sit in silence in front of a counter with two intimidating control panels. The smell of q...

Renovations Leave Loy Norrix With a Fresher and Cleaner Look

Renovations Leave Loy Norrix With a Fresher and Cleaner Look

Olivia Ely

October 6, 2017

  The KPS district is hoping to revitalize the look of Loy Norrix and give Norrix a better reputation as well as attract more students and families. “The district [KPS] is pushing and doing what it takes to keep our school up and going,” said Principal Rodney Prewitt. The renovation inclu...

A Quick Look at Three Arabic-Speaking Loy Norrix Students

Henry Snapp

October 5, 2017

Imagine moving across the world to a new country. You would face a whole new set of challenges; learning the culture, finding a house, getting a driver's licence, the list goes on, but most important of all, learning the new language. For people coming from Arabic-speaking countries, learning English is es...

Rap Music Could Help us Better Understand Mental Health

Rap Music Could Help us Better Understand Mental Health

Emily Lewman

October 4, 2017

“You shoulda filled that black revolver blast a long time ago And if those mirrors could talk it would say, ‘you gotta go’ And if I told your secrets The world'll know money can't stop a suicidal weakness” -lyrics from rapper Kendrick Lamar’s song “u” When you think of Hip-Hop/R&B mu...

A Man With A Plan: Loy Norrix Hires New Football Coach

A Man With A Plan: Loy Norrix Hires New Football Coach

Jordan Cox

September 26, 2017

It’s no secret that the Loy Norrix Football Program has struggled to win. In the past 4 seasons, LN Football has posted a record of 3 wins and 33 losses (3-33). After coach Jason Porter resigned in 2016, the program was in need of a savior. The LN Football Program needed a man with extensive knowledg...

Loy Norrix Spirit Week: Blue and White Day

Loy Norrix Spirit Week: Blue and White Day

Devon Gross

September 25, 2017

Loy Norrix spirit week is coming to an end, but it couldn’t be over without a day dedicated to Norrix’s school colors: blue and white. On Friday, students in all grades were spirited from head to toe in blue and white, celebrating pride for their school.  ...

Loy Norrix Spirit Week: Twin Day

Loy Norrix Spirit Week: Twin Day

Devon Gross

September 22, 2017

Loy Norrix Spirit week is coming to an end, but first we have to celebrate twin day! Twin day is where two close friends dress alike to show their school pride. ...

Loy Norrix Spirit Week: Jersey Day

Loy Norrix Spirit Week: Jersey Day

Devon Gross

September 21, 2017

As Loy Norrix Spirit Week continues, more students are catching on to the pride of their classmates and participating in spirit week. On Wednesday, students wore their team jerseys to show school pride. ...

Loy Norrix Spirit Week: Tie-Dye Day

Loy Norrix Spirit Week: Tie-Dye Day

Devon Gross

September 20, 2017

During Spirit Week at Loy Norrix, the themes for students to demonstrate spirit vary throughout the week. On Tuesday, students wore Tie-Dye to show school spirit. ...

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