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Nick Fries, Guest Artist

February 15, 2020

A new public announcement system adds safety, but is still being perfected

Sophomore Liam Braun is doing the announcements. The Loy Norrix announcement team greets the students every morning.

Lily Stickley, Feature Editor

February 14, 2020

Over winter break Loy Norrix had an update to the intercom system which changed the sound of the bells, the quality of the speaker system, and added a chime to the beginning of the announcements. The new system was obtained as a part of grant that was from the state police, to be used to upgrade the publi...

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...

Loy Norrix has a New Liaison Officer

Loy Norrix has a New Liaison Officer

Kailynne Besser

December 7, 2018

“It's amazing to have the women power at Loy Norrix,” said campus safety officer Jacqueline Hampton. Hampton is very happy that there is now a female police officer working at Loy Norrix. It's nice to see another woman walking around the school helping keep this school safe and working with st...

A Fresh Perspective: Loy Norrix Welcomes New Principal

A Fresh Perspective: Loy Norrix Welcomes New Principal

Brandon Schnurr, Web Editor

November 28, 2018

From principals being put on administrative leave to the hiring of new assistant principals, Loy Norrix has experienced many changes in administration throughout the last two years alone. Last school year, we welcomed Johnny Edwards, the current Director of Secondary Education to Norrix as our interi...

Opening Our Arms to Ottawa’s Own

Opening Our Arms to Ottawa’s Own

Noah Bond

October 2, 2018

Serving an American public school district is a welcome opportunity for Canadian-trained nurse, Jennifer Macfarlane. Macfarlane started her nursing career in neurosurgery at The Ottawa Hospital in 2008. The Ottawa Hospital, located in the capital of Canada, has delivered more than six thousand babie...

Modern Hip Hop: A Turn For the Worse

Modern Hip Hop: A Turn For the Worse

Alex Vonhof

June 13, 2018

Without a doubt, the hip hop musicians of this era are an interesting breed. From rapping about the use of drugs, to facing charges for child molestation and domestic abuse, the current hip hop artists are creating a much darker age of hip hop. The most notable cases are XXXTentacion’s domestic ab...

Young Artist Khalid is Making Waves With His Style

Young Artist Khalid is Making Waves With His Style

Sidney Richardson

May 8, 2017

“Young Dumb Broke High School Kid,” referring to his start as a young musician in his song “Young Dumb & Broke.” Up and coming artist Khalid, not to be confused with media and music superstar DJ Khaled, has burst onto the scene in 2017 with a style that may not necessarily be new, but is defi...

Comparing and Contrasting: iPhone 6 and iPhone 7

On the left is the iPhone 6 and the right is the new iPhone 7. This photo compares the physical differences between the two.

Erika Wagoner

November 2, 2016

As the tradition continues for Apple products, the new iPhone 7 was released on September 16th, 2016. Senior Rachel Thompson is one of the few students who got their hands on the highly demanded phone by pre-ordering the phone before it's release date. When asked what she likes the most about the phone ...

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