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2020-2021 Staff

Ava Wilson


Hey, I'm Ava. I am a sophomore here at Etowah, and this is my first year on staff. I took Journalism at my old school last year and loved it. Writing is one of my favorite things to do, so I'm super excited to be a part of the...

Mia Jacobs


I'll set a goal for myself and I'll try to work hard I'll reach it but swear I look just like I did from the start I know that it's not true but I feel like I'm the only one Who's chasing a body I know that I'll never...

Ansley Melnick


I think we should act more like dogs and just be nice like dogs because dogs are nice.

Kat Kochansky


Hi! I'm Kat, and this is my fourth year on staff. I'm the Editor-In-Chief of the paper, and I absolutely love working with our team to keep the Etowah community informed. When I'm not writing or editing, you can find me at practice...

Riley Corona


Hi! I’m Riley Corona I am a senior at Etowah this year. This will be my second year on staff for The Talon. I love being able to be a part of this team to share stories with all the Etowah community. Besides writing for The...

Ila Prabhuram

Assistant to the Head of Staff/Editor

Hi! I’m Ila (ee-la) and this is my second year on staff. This year, I’m an editor & assistant to the head of staff. I love writing for the Talon and working with such awesome people! In my free time, you can find me binge-watching...

Alyssa Pearson

Head of Design and Photography/Editor

"I am Beyonce always" - Michael Scott

Nicole Martin

Head of Staff/Editor

Hey! I’m Nicole. I’m the head of staff and an editor. Last year I was an exchange student in Spain, so you’ll notice a lot of my articles are about traveling. I play varsity golf, I’m involved in my youth group, and I...

Holly Kate O’Brien

Head of Marketing/Editor

Hi! My name is Holly Kate O’Brien and this is my third year on staff. This year I am an editor, student life supervisor, and head of social media. I love this class because I can express myself and show my leadership skills....

Alina Frederick

Head of Recruitment and Internal Affairs/Editor

Hello, I am Alina Frederick, and this is my fourth year on staff. This year, I am the Head of Recruitment and Internal Affairs, sports supervisor, editor, and social media advisor. My favorite part about writing is jotting down my t...

Marsha Loversky


In my fourth teaching year at Etowah, I bring my passion for the written word along with my journalism experience to The Talon. Born in Canada, I am much more comfortable with the frozen water; I began skiing and skating when...

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