The Talon

I know how you feel, and it gets better.

Lily Newcomb, Opinions Editor

November 6, 2013

I used to wonder what was so wrong with who I was that made people hate me. I’m writing this story, because I know somewhere there’s a hole in everyone’s chest, that just makes them always wonder why people did it. Why people bullied them. Was it my freckles, my hair, the nose? Maybe I w...

Are the new vending machines worth it?

Andrew Paul, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013

By: Andrew Paul Since last month, vending machines have been scattered around the school, with the project having been led by Chandler Evans, athletic director. The vending machines contain snacks such as Brisk and baked chips, costing around $1.00 to $1....

Students need to be taught in the way they learn best

Sarah Melson, Staff Writer

May 20, 2013

Real Life Lessons Most things students learn in school these days are helpful but a lot of them will never be used in their future. Ever. In school we learn about World War I and how Romeo and Juliet committed suicide. Which...

AIMS shoots for success

Sarah Melson, Staff Writer

April 11, 2013

Once again that time of year comes where it seems every teacher tries to re-shove every lesson you ever learn down your throat. Mostly consisting of long review packets and tiring work trying to prepare you for, you guessed...

Dances disgust

Dances disgust

February 12, 2013

Sweep swipes students class time and hurts their grade for being late to class

Sarah Melson, Staff Writer

January 9, 2013

 PHOTOS BY JASMINE ELMI Sweep. The little white room where tardy students are forced to stare at a blank wall. The only thing worse than sitting there in the uncomfortable silence is the paper over the clock continuously reading 2:30....

Cinnamon: Is it the spice of life…or death?

Lily Newcomb, Opinions Editor

October 23, 2012

The cinnamon challenge is stupid. There, I said it.   Now that it’s out in the open I think it would probably be a good idea to explain this blatant urge to curse it. You see, a couple weeks back my friends and I took it up...