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The Talon

The student news site of Atascocita High School

The Talon

The student news site of Atascocita High School

The Talon

Maguire Emswiler (left), Mason Stump (center) and Marissa Estrada (right) are this years drum majors. Stump is a senior baritone saxophone player.

Meet the Drum Majors: Mason Stump

Amelia Lackey, Editor November 18, 2021

Senior Mason Stump is this year’s head drum major in the band program. He, along with the other drum majors, leads the band in marching and playing in the stands.  “As a drum major, I lead the...

The Mirriam-Webster definition of an entrepreneur is “one who organizes, manages, and assumes the risks of a business or enterprise.” This highlights the boldness and skill needed to start and run a business. Two students have done just this.

Entrepreneurs of Atascocita

Amelia Lackey, Editor November 5, 2021

Some students have jobs and work hard for money. Some volunteer. Some work on schoolwork or on improving their relationships with people. Others develop their hobbies. There is another group of people...

Maguire Emswiler (left), Mason Stump (center) and Marissa Estrada (right) are this years drum majors. Estrada is a senior trumpet player.

Meet the Drum Majors: Marissa Estrada

Amelia Lackey, Editor September 28, 2021

Senior Marissa Estrada is one of this year’s drum majors in the band program. She, along with the other two drum majors, help to lead the band during after school practice, during the games and by doing...

Maguire Emswiler (left), Mason Stump (center) and Marissa Estrada (right) are this years drum majors. Emswiler is a senior trumpet player.

Meet the Drum Majors: Maguire Emswiler

Amelia Lackey, Editor September 16, 2021

Senior Maguire Emswiler is one of the drum majors for the band. The drum majors help to lead the band by communicating with the directors on behalf of the other students, keeping the tempo going when marching...

Band Pride

Adam Lindsey Makes All-State Band Second Year in a Row

Amelia Lackey, Writer March 26, 2021

Junior Adam Lindsey auditioned for the All-State band for the third time in his high school career this year. After almost making State during Freshman year, he made State for the first time last year...

Bree Caldwell and Gabby Macnamara take pictures of the damage in their town with a sign reading Help Louisiana. Hurricanes Laura and Delta caused damage to many buildings, including schools, homes, and workplaces.

Louisiana Hurricane Relief

Amelia Lackey, Writer December 9, 2020

Recently, Louisiana has been destroyed by two hurricanes, Hurricane Laura and Hurricane Delta. The damage is disastrous with many towns in ruins. There is so much being done to help Louisiana citizens...

The Legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Ellory Brossette, Editor-in-chief October 27, 2020

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (RBG), an inspiration and role model to many, passed away on Sept. 18. After being the first female to become a member of the prestigious Harvard Law Review, among...

AHS Esports Team

Claudia New, Writer October 20, 2020

Esports has steadily been rising in popularity around the world. However, many people may not know about the Esports team in our own school, how they came to be or how our academic community can support...

New Teachers to AHS

New Teachers to AHS

Trinity Mayhew, Author September 29, 2020

As with any new year, there are new teachers on campus. This year, one staff member is not new to campus but new to being a teacher. Previously, Mrs. Stafford was the Gold 1 secretary and is now a World...

AHS Covid Video

AHS Covid Video

Ariah Whitlow, Editor-in-chief April 15, 2020

To the students of AHS from the staff and faculty, stay safe, stay strong, and take care. https://youtu.belsW2Oorpl_Md  

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