The Talon

  • March 26Buy a candy gram from the Talon!
  • March 26Get your online ticket for Anastasia 3/26 and 3/27
  • March 26Good luck Etowah Varsity Soccer against Woodstock
Breaking down barriers
Money CAN buy you happiness
The Riverbend Group
Integrated Plumbing Solutions
Saving your diet and wallet
Fashion is only a click away
Putting heART into new hobbies
Frederick Construction
Bending over backwards for competitive cheer
Hoping for a hole in one
Dancing Eagles: soaring to state
Ending with a splash
The dance of an Eagle
Spring show will go on
A day I will never forget

Alannah Hipps, Reporter
March 16, 2021

While many anniversaries are looked upon fondly, the countywide anniversary of March 13, 2020, is one many students and teachers would rather forget. The date marks the last in-person classes Cherokee County students attended for the 2019-2020 school year, cut short by the COVID-19 pandemic.   While school was only meant to be shut down for two weeks, quarantine ended up lasting much longer than suspected.  Most...

Keep the change

Grace Hedlund, Reporter
January 27, 2021

Music fills the store as shoppers wait in long lines to check out, holding items to purchase in one hand and cash in the other. A quick glance at a no-cash poster causes those without a credit card to leave the store empty-handed.  People have to consider how to pay for their purchases, cash, credit, or debit card, but cash is no longer an option at many businesses. Many stores are not accepting cash anymore due to the national coin...

Girl Power through podcasts

Ila Prabhuram, Assistant to Head of Staff/ Editor
March 30, 2021

Eleanor Roosevelt. Marie Curie. Rosa Parks. Each of these women has her own unique story that changed the course of history.   March is Women’s History Month. This month recognizes the historical significance of many female figures often not taught in schools. Podcasts like “The History Chicks” and “What’s Her Name?” highlight revolutionary women throughout history and...

The perfect playlist for the perfect weather

Alyssa Pearson, Editor/Head of Photography and Design
March 26, 2021

Windows cracked, hair whipping in the wind, the radio turned up. Warmer weather provides many opportunities to open the sunroof and let the long-awaited spring breeze flow through the car. This time of year beckons for music to match the mood. People make playlists to kickstart the season of warm weather. Read on to find one perfect for spring. “My favorite part of having the...

Driver’s License: Gen Z’s favorite love triangle

Ava Wilson, Editor
March 3, 2021

With the countless promotions and nonstop chatter heard in the hallways, the “Driver’s License” drama has become a hot topic among Gen Z worldwide. Released on Jan. 8 by actress and singer Olivia Rodrigo, the song “Driver’s License,” and the drama that followed, has been the talk of Towne Lake.   Shortly after its release, “Driver’s License” hit #1 on Billboard’s Top 100 songs....

Activate Search
The Voice of Eagle Mountain
The Voice of Eagle Mountain