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  • November 6Congratulations to Etowah Swim & Dive for winning the first meet of the season! Go Eagles!

  • November 6Congrats to Elite for winning first place and Grand Champion @ Southern Invitational!

  • October 31Congratulations to EHS Band for winning 4th in the Creekview Classic

  • Life’s greatest blessings

    Life’s greatest blessings

    Christen Ellenberg, staff reporter

    November 16, 2016

                As the season of thankfulness approaches us, we take time out of our busy lives to realize life’s greatest blessings. For me, it is my family. Some people may not be as fortunate with a big family or real family. But as we look around ... READ MORE »»

  • As the leaves turn

    As the leaves turn

    Christen Ellenberg, staff reporter

    October 27, 2016

    With the new season sneaking up on us, we throw out the old flip flops and bring in the new boots. Fall can be one of the most festive times of the season with apple orchards, pumpkin patches, haunted houses and all the many southern traditions. Trees are turning red and orange; leaves are falling; and... READ MORE »»

  • Eagles band strives for success

    Eagles band strives for success

    Haley James, staff reporter

    October 25, 2016

    With competition season now in play, Etowah's band is making sure it is in tiptop shape. Practicing relentlessly throughout the summer and early weeks of school has paid off. The students, as well as band director Stephen Long, have noticed the improvement in their performance. "Everyone last season... READ MORE »»

    Eagles head back to the stands after halftime performance.

    by: Haley James

  • KB: the man, the myth, the legend

    KB: the man, the myth, the legend

    Danielle Goold, editor-in-chief

    October 24, 2016

    Every once in a while, there comes along an educator who makes an impact on the school and the community. Principal Keith Ball happens to be one of those educators. Ball has worked hard in advancing Etowah. Etowah has the highest graduation rank among Cherokee High Schools, highest AP scores, and highest... READ MORE »»

The forgotten holiday

Haley James, staff reporter

As the air gets cooler and the leaves hit the ground, the time to appreciate family and the little things in life settles upon us all. Although the Thanksgiving celebration in school has faded over the years, it is always...  Read More »

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Battle of the Thanksgivings

Battle of the Thanksgivings

Danielle Goold, editor-in-chief

The fourth Thursday of November, the day Americans sit down at dinner tables and feast on turkey, mashed potatoes, and pumpkin pie. But contrary to popular belief, America is not the only country that celebrates Thanksgiving....  Read More »

Nov 15 • No Comments

One Act: a class act

Talon Staff

Congratulations to Mrs. Forrest and the cast & crew of "The Curious Savage." This weekend, they won first place at the regional One Act competition. Not only did they take first place, the entire crew won Best Tech C...  Read More »

Oct 30 • No Comments

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Student Section 101

Student Section 101

Danielle Goold, editor-in-chief

Football season has started, and one thing needs to be set straight: how the student section works. For those who are not aware, this section of the stands has its own rules, and they need to be followed. If it looks to be...  Read More »

Oct 12 • No Comments

  • Do sports really benefit high school students? October 12, 2016

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Life’s greatest blessings

Life’s greatest blessings

Christen Ellenberg, staff reporter

            As the season of thankfulness approaches us, we take time out of our busy lives to realize life’s greatest blessings. For me, it is my family. S...  Read More »

Nov 16 • No Comments

‘Tis the season… of cuffing

‘Tis the season… of cuffing

November 14, 2016

One Act: a class act

October 30, 2016

An Eagle’s school survival guide

An Eagle’s school survival guide

October 30, 2016

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The student news site of Etowah High School
The student news site of Etowah High School