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Loy Norrix Winters

Loy Norrix Winters

February 19, 2018

  Artist: Rylee Thomas...

Come Out for Indoor Track! Loy Norrix Track Athletes Prepare for the Outdoor Season

Come Out for Indoor Track! Loy Norrix Track Athletes Prepare for the Outdoor Season

Alexa Davis

February 16, 2018

There’s some excitement in the air. It’s a Friday before an indoor track meet and the track and field athletes are nervous about how they will run the next day. It’s their first race of the season, and while it’s a low stress meet, everyone is anxious to see where they stand time and place wise. ...

The Knight and the Aardvark pt. 2

The Knight and the Aardvark pt. 2

February 7, 2018

Artist: Maya Crawford

“Lady Bird,” an Example of an Overused Archetype

“Lady Bird,” an Example of an Overused Archetype

Glenna Aldag

February 5, 2018

When I first entered the theater to watch the movie “Lady Bird,” I was super excited. It was a movie written and directed by a woman with great reviews, why wouldn't I be? Yet part way through the movie, I found myself becoming vaguely disappointed. In modern media there is a trend of highlighting the quirky, manic, white gir...

Loy Norrix Wrestling takes Battle Creek Lakeview to the Mat

Junior Roy Britney is trying to escape the grip of his opponent from Battle Creek Lakeview. Britney has been in wrestling for almost 3 years and is now team captain. Photo Credit / Mia May

Mia May

February 2, 2018

The Loy Norrix crowd is small but supportive. There’s a small team on one side, warming up for a tough match. There’s a small buzz of excitement about the Loy Norrix wrestling team going around. The team has a record of 3 wins and 7 losses so far this season. The team only has 17 wrestlers, alm...

Horsing Around: Loy Norrix Student Takes on a New and Unusual Sport

Horsing Around: Loy Norrix Student Takes on a New and Unusual Sport

Devon Gross

January 30, 2018

A horse strides into the arena. Elegance and pride ooze from both the rider and the 16 hundred pound animal that the rider appears to effortlessly control. The duo move in perfect unison and precision around the ring. This scene describes an equestrian event. Equestrian riding is a sport where a horse...

#StigmaFree: Mental Illnesses are Being Trivialized

#StigmaFree: Mental Illnesses are Being Trivialized

Sofie Nehlsen

January 29, 2018

It’s difficult not to envy the beautiful pop star Demi Lovato when scrolling through her Instagram pictures. Photos of her luxurious lifestyle and commendable achievements flood the feed of anyone following her. One would never suspect how much she has struggled with her mental health. On September 24 2...

Last Chance to Save our Internet: Join the Fight

Last Chance to Save our Internet: Join the Fight

Maya Crawford

January 24, 2018

You’re surfing Instagram, just enjoying pictures or texting your friends, when all of the sudden the screen freezes up. You reload the app and a new message says you now have to pay monthly to use the app any longer. This unfortunately might become a reality. On December 14th, 2017, the Federal Comm...

The Men on Capitol Hill Are Being Pills and Trying to Take Ours

The Men on Capitol Hill Are Being Pills and Trying to Take Ours

Leah Dunham

January 23, 2018

Hormonal female birth control pills have been around for nearly 60 years, as the first oral contraceptive pill was approved and put on the market in 1960. With the pill having questionable safety issues and access only given to married couples at first, feminists challenged this decision at the Supreme ...

Porco Approved

Porco Approved

Anna Kushner

January 17, 2018

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A Change in Modern Day Feminism

A Change in Modern Day Feminism

Izze Fahl

January 11, 2018

Feminism was a movement originally formed for the advocacy of women's rights, which should be politically, socially and economically equal to men. The Suffragettes led a movement that involved these rights in earlier times, which was more focused on women. Leading feminists like Gloria Steinem have tried to ste...

Volume 58, Issue 2

Volume 58, Issue 2

January 10, 2018

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