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What Role Models Mean To Us: Freshman looks up to her middle school art teacher

What Role Models Mean To Us: Freshman looks up to her middle school art teacher

Grace Getachew, Guest Writer

January 10, 2020

“I look up to her, she helped me through some rough times,” said Loy Norrix freshman Lucy Holverstott when talking about her 6th grade art teacher from Maple Street Magnet School for the Arts, Gayle James. Everyone has someone they look up to. Whether it’s a person they’re close with or some...

Loy Norrix freshman handles the death of her aunt: A look at how Nevaeh Hughes coped with tragedy

Loy Norrix freshman handles the death of her aunt: A look at how Nevaeh Hughes coped with tragedy

Clara Moss, Social Media Team

December 16, 2019

“She was always happy for others and happy for herself,” freshman Nevaeh Hughes said of her Aunt Angela, who she aspires to be like. Angela passed away in a hospital during the summer of 2018 after her brain swelled in four spots. “That was everything for the kids,” Hughes said in regar...

Freshmen transition to high school

Freshmen transition to high school

Gigi Fox, News Editor

October 18, 2019

Walking into Loy Norrix for the first time can be overwhelming and unnerving. We all know the feeling of walking into a new place and not knowing what to do. The class of 2023 had this feeling on September 3rd.  According to SchoolDigger, Maple Street Middle School only has 808 students, Millwood Middle ...

Students Show Incoming Freshman A Little Piece of Norrix

Students Show Incoming Freshman A Little Piece of Norrix

Jaelyn Anderson

May 24, 2019

Every year Loy Norrix has incoming freshmen from Maple Street and Milwood middle schools come visit the school to get an idea of what high school will be like. Administrators explained all the opportunities that Norrix offers, many groups preformed for them and they got a tour of the school. The middle...

DECA is on The Rise at Norrix, and They Mean Serious Business

DECA is on The Rise at Norrix, and They Mean Serious Business

BKeon Foster II

February 14, 2017

"What's DECA?" "Oh, that's just one of those after-school groups." Not so fast, the Distributive Education Clubs of America, also known as DECA, have prepared emerging high school/college leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management all around the world for ...

The Move: Loy Norrix Student Recalls Moving From A Small Town

The Move: Loy Norrix Student Recalls Moving From A Small Town

February 1, 2017

GUEST WRITER: Ciera Mcclenton-Langston It was the last day of the school year at Edwardsburg Public School. Freshman Marissa Jacquez came home in a state of excitement. She ran around the house like a mad man, making sure to stop by her brother’s room to tease him about the fact that he now had to m...

Bella Lager: Creating An Aesthetic

Bella Lager: Creating An Aesthetic

Maggie Lager

January 31, 2017

Bella Lager, Freshman "I think art can be a way to express yourself or get a message through, but it's also just something that can have no meaning or purpose to you. Unlike some people, I don't really think my art represents me. I just like to create and aesthetic with it. I do art when I feel inspired or...

Letters to the Editor Issue in Response to Issue 2

Letters to the Editor Issue in Response to Issue 2

January 19, 2017

Dear Editor, I read the article “Ferocious Dogs or Tail Wagging Puppies? [Pit Bull Terriers are not the Aggressive Dogs Many People Believe Them to Be].” I strongly agree that it is the owner that makes a dog the way it is. It’s not the dog’s fault. I strongly believe that pit bulls shouldn’t...

Freshman Joe Meyers is not your Typical Two-Sport Star

Freshman Joe Meyers is not your Typical Two-Sport Star

Sidney Richardson

October 10, 2016

  Think of your usual star athletes; they know they’re talented and they act like it. You can pick them out in a crowd, and you know that they’re an athlete as you pass them in the hallway. Not Joe Meyers. This young freshman is a whole different breed. He’s humble and quiet beyond belie...

Freshmen Reflect on their First Year at Loy Norrix

Freshmen Reflect on their First Year at Loy Norrix

anyayudina

March 25, 2014

Inhale. Exhale. With trembling hands you opened the door at the tower. You went up the stairs and became excited and a little worried to start your first day at Loy Norrix. Everyone has had such nervous experience at the beginning of high school life, but almost everyone forgets about that. Freshmen h...

Freshmen Overcome Their Fears

Freshmen Overcome Their Fears

dalymary43

January 25, 2013

Freshmen beat down, fitting in, making and losing friends. These are just some of the things freshmen fear the most about coming to high school. Freshmen Jasmine Brooks said, “Truthfully the things I feared the most before I came to high school where the upperclassmen being rude.” Most freshman co...

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