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Loy Norrix Journalists Take Big Steps at MIPA 2019

Loy Norrix Journalists Take Big Steps at MIPA 2019

Devon Gross, Editor-in-Chief

May 18, 2019

Each year, the Michigan Interscholastic Press Association holds a ceremony awarding various Michigan school publications and student journalists’ hard work and unique content they’ve published throughout the previous year. At the 2019 MIPA awards ceremony, there were a total of 4,112 entries submitted ...

Candlelight: A Hopeful Goodbye to Norrix Seniors

Student Tinhae Bennett walks across the stage as she's being honored for her PeaceJam award.

Audreanna Dunton, Assistant Business Manager

June 9, 2018


Candlelight: Seniors Pass the Torch to Juniors

Ryan Ross and Alex Neal sit at the Candle Light lunch. They are not only thinking about the ceremony, but also their futures as a Loy Norrix graduate. Photo Credit / Bill Bowser

Bill Bowser

June 14, 2017

Seniors wait in line to receive their awards on paper. These will be awards that they can remember their high school career. Photo Credit / Bill BowserIn rows of blue and white, the eager seniors of Loy Norrix High School's class of 2017 waited outside of the auditorium for the opening Candlelight. Candle...

Student of the Month: March

Student of the Month: March

Veronica Verity

May 12, 2017

Every month students and staff members nominate coworkers, students, or teachers who deserve to be recognized. On Friday, April 21, 2017 a luncheon was held in honor of the students and staff members who exceeded the expectations their peers set for them. Many students this month received nominations f...

Knight Life Wins Big at MIPA Awards

Third place winner Griffin Conley raises a fist after he won the News Design and Info Graphics award. PHOTO CREDIT / Izze Fahl

Nora Hilgart-Griff

May 9, 2017

On April 18th, Loy Norrix’s Knight Life headed to the state capital for the Michigan Interscholastic Press Association (MIPA) yearly Journalism awards. Knight Life won a total of 27 individual awards for writing, layout, graphics, and photography, and received a designation of silver for the website and ...

Knight Life Takes on MIPA: Loy Norrix Students Win Big in Journalism

Knight Life Takes on MIPA: Loy Norrix Students Win Big in Journalism


May 13, 2016

  It’s 7:30 in the morning on April 21st. 30 high school students drag themselves onto a charter bus headed for Lansing. Sleep-deprived and caffeine-infused, some will spend the day listening to speakers discuss journalism, others will show off their skills in on-site writing contests, but all h...

Link Crew Holds Loy Norrix’s First Freshman Award Ceremony

Link Crew Holds Loy Norrix’s First Freshman Award Ceremony


May 22, 2015

On Wednesday, May 21, 2015 Loy Norrix High School held its first ever Freshman Award Ceremony in the Kasdorf Auditorium at the end of the school day. This event was put together to acknowledge successful freshmen with a GPA of 2.5 or higher, as well as encourage all freshmen to succeed in their futu...

The Knight Life Staff Comes Home With State Awards

Photo by Asis Davis
Knight Life Staff and teacher Mrs. Stevens wait and listen for MIPA announcements.  Knight Life has received a Silver rating the last two years.


May 1, 2013

On Monday, April 15, 2013 the state awards for Michigan Interscholastic Press Association were given and Knight Life walked away with silver rankings and 10 individual honors. The Knight Life staff entered Knight Life newspaper and website articles into a competition at MIPA, with over two thousand...

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