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 At their home, Lauren (right) and Nick Kern (left) take a picture before heading to their first day of in- person school. They went back to the school building when it reopened August 24, 2020.

Amelia Lackey, Writer

September 23, 2020

School is different this year for students and staff, and starting school online means new factors play into the age-old struggle: what to wear to school. The ability to be on a screen without showing your clothing has changed some people’s dressing expectations. Some are going more casua...

Students Express Individual Creativity

Students Express Individual Creativity

Brook Klema, Writer

September 16, 2020

Today, many people choose to express themselves through clothes and hairstyles. In the past, the dress code has prohibited students from having unnatural hair colors, but now that rule has changed. “I have always been in favor of allowing hair creativity but the district dress code prohibited it,”...

Super Tuesday Voting Results

Super Tuesday Voting Results

Ariah Whitlow, Editor-In-Chief

March 6, 2020

Super Tuesday is a super important day for both voters in the U.S. and most importantly, Democrat nominees for the presidency. This was the Tuesday where voters go out and choose who they want to represent the Democratic Party for the 2020 election against President Donald Trump. Candidates included...

Australian Fires Are Getting Out of Hand

Australian Fires Are Getting Out of Hand

Ariah Whitlow, Editor-In-Chief

January 31, 2020

For the first few weeks of January, Australia has been on fire. Many wildlife species, environments and even people have faced the flames and burned from it. What caused these fires to begin is uncertain, but it's uncommon that the fires have gotten this bad. Australia has a fire season and tends...

Hello, 2020s. Goodbye, 2010s.

Hello, 2020s. Goodbye, 2010s.

Ellory Brossette and Ariah Whitlow

December 23, 2019

For most, a new year means a new beginning. This year, however, a decade deemed special to many ends as the new one comes along. Though the idea of hitting the year 2020 is exciting, many of us are sad to leave behind a decade full of new accomplishments and great memories.  To celebrate an eventful ten years, let’s ...

Senior Parking Spots

Senior Parking Spots

Kyrshy Comighod, Arts & Entertainment

October 4, 2019

Senior parking spots are not free. Students who want to own a spot for an entire year are required to pay $100. If they want to paint their spots, they must bring their own supplies and materials to do so. The school raises around $6,000 dollars from the parking spots. "The $6,000 goes back to ...

Happy Deaf Awareness Week!

Happy Deaf Awareness Week!

Ellory Brossette, Local, State, and National

September 27, 2019

Ever since it opened, Atascocita High School has been proud of the diversity of its unique students and staff. This diversity includes not only factors like race and religious background, but culture and lifestyle as well. For the last week of September, we dedicate our attention to one very beautifu...

Make The Fires Stop

Make The Fires Stop

Ariah Whitlow, Editor-In-Chief

September 13, 2019

Forest fires never seem to stop these days. Lately the world's largest tropical rain forest, the Amazon rain forest, has had plenty of forest fires  resulting up to more than 80,000 fires since January. Recently there have been more than 2,000 fires in the last couple of days. The forest is located...

Is Teen Depression Linked to Cell Phones?

Is Teen Depression Linked to Cell Phones?

Ellory Brossette

September 12, 2019

It seems obvious to many that today’s youth is struggling a considerable amount more than past generations with the issue of mental and emotional health. While most have their own opinions on this subject, recent studies have shown that this alarming new influx in depression among teens is more than...

We Want To Know What You Want To See On The Talon!!!

We Want To Know What You Want To See On The Talon!!!

September 12, 2019

We, editors of The Talon, always try our best to provide you with articles that you want to see, but we don't always know what it is that everyone wants. Now we want you to send us your ideas and opinions on what you want to see us cover on this news page. To let us know your responses, tweet or direct...

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