The Talon

Signing Day

Signing Day

March 31, 2020

Claire's Book Corner

Claire’s Book Corner

March 31, 2020

Coronavirus: The Student Perspective

March 30, 2020

On Wednesday, Mar. 10, I sat in my newspaper class, whispering nervously amongst my peers about the Coronavirus cases in our county. Simultaneously, the board was meeting to decide what measures were necessary to protect the c...

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Claire Benson, Lifestyles Editor

March 9, 2020

SPOILER ALERT    Disney’s new movie, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, sparked a large controversy between whether the movie was a successful end to the trilogy or whether it failed to end the famous Star Wars sa...

Vaping Land Teens in ICU

Claire Benson, Lifestyles Editor

February 4, 2020

The vaping epidemic is not one that has surpassed the youth in America. According to a newsletter published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, there was a startling amount of teenagers who used an e-cigarette in the ...

Civics Education Brief

Claire Benson, Lifestyles Editor

February 4, 2020

This experiment speaks to a larger issue in America: a lack of civic education. There is a large focus on history in secondary education, and much less of a focus on current events and politics, an equally-important counterpar...

Christmas Carols Uncovered

Claire Benson, Lifestyles Editor

February 4, 2020

Christmas carols predate celebrations of Christmas or religion, back to a time of cold, bleak Decembers. In the past, December became synonymous with misery due to the long hours of darkness and cold weather, and people began ...

Shrek the Musical Review

Shrek the Musical Review

November 25, 2019

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