The Talon

The final(s) countdown
Instas vs. Finstas
Acworth Family Eyecare
Chloe’s Auto Repair
Integrated Plumbing Solutions
Never alone.
High school humiliations
Freshman fears to senior sayonaras
Pumping iron
Spins, twists, and flying colors
Looking for eagles
Gymnastics team flips into a new season
ReLAX, it is lacrosse season
Junior: Natalie Parker
Power of the People
Etowah vs Pebblebrook
Final (pause) exams

Nicole Martin, Editor
May 3, 2019

Are you kidding me? I need a 99 on my exam to get an A in the class? So much for a perfect GPA. With the exception of that one genius kid who would have to get a score in the negatives in order to drop his or her grade by a letter, almost everyone else is stressed. Others do not care, but for most, finals week is hectic. But wait, now the schedule is different? “I feel that the [new] schedule is a bit confusing, but definitely beneficial for...

Not so candid camera

Laurel O'Brien, Reporter
May 2, 2019

It is a good hair day.  The lighting is in your favor, and your skin is cooperating. Time to take a selfie. While some may never get over the timeless selfie, others are sick of pointless posts clogging their feed.  “I take them [selfies] to send to my beautiful girlfriend,” Cade Gantt, senior, said.   There are different reasons for a selfie. Some girls take selfies to put on their Snapchat stories for people to slide up on.  Others...

Fashion blast from the past

Laurel O'Brien, Reporter
May 2, 2019

From Birkenstocks to boy bands, and even scrunchies, some of the most popular trends of the early 2000s have resurfaced recently and unexpectedly. Many teens do not even know that what they are wearing  today was a trend years ago.   “I think it’s cool that some trends are making a comeback and that teens now enjoy these old trends,” Addie Szymanski, freshman, said.   A popular shoe...

Forecasting the future:  cloudy with a chance of Apocalypse

Daynie Armstrong, Reporter
May 1, 2019

Imagine losing a sibling and then seeing him return in a matter of years—seventeen to be exact—then he says that the world is going to end in eight days. Crazy, right?  “The Umbrella Academy” on Netflix depicts the life of seven children all born on the same day with individual superpowers.  “I cannot stop looking at ‘[The] Umbrella Academy’ memes, and I also have a poster coming...

“We are in the endgame now”

Angel Beltran, Editor
April 30, 2019

Avoid Twitter, Instagram, and all other social media platforms. Put up all the defenses to avoid the “Avengers: Endgame” spoilers. After Thanos snapped and left many loved heroes as dust, Marvel fans were left to wonder if the remaining heroes can save the universe. The biggest spoiler everyone must avoid: who ends up dead by the end of the movie?  The movie picks up where “Avengers: Infinity...

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