The student news site of Atascocita High School

The Talon

The student news site of Atascocita High School

The Talon

The student news site of Atascocita High School

The Talon

Review: “Top Gun: Maverick”

October 14, 2022

This movie took the summer by storm. The sequel film to the original “Top Gun” follows an older Maverick, played again by Tom Cruise, and his journey of becoming a Top Gun instructor and coaching a...

Texas A&M upset by Appalachian State

Jacob Fisher, Managing Editor October 14, 2022

“I had to google this team to make sure they’re even real” those are the now infamous words spoken by a Texas A&M University’s yell leader at the traditional midnight yell that took place the...

California Love: How the Rams’ poise and stellar defense brought a championship to LA

Jacob Fisher February 21, 2022

On the first play of the 3rd quarter, just minutes after a legendary California-themed halftime show performed by Hip Hop legends Dre Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, 50 Cent, Kendrick Lamar and Mary J Blige,...

Cougar Athletics Rising to be Elite Powerhouse

Justin Grande February 18, 2022

To be known for a specific sport in the collegiate world is pretty common. For instance Vanderbilt University is the emphasis of college baseball, Duke University has basketball, and of course Alabama...

Review: “Dawn: FM” by The Weeknd

Jacob Fisher February 3, 2022

Abel Tesfaye’s sixth studio album “Dawn:FM” came with questions about how the artist known as the Weeknd could possibly live up to the standards and success of his last album “After Hours.” “Dawn:FM”...

Junior Jonathan Gomez jams out to SOUR because he loves the album.

Olivia Rodrigo Debuts with “Sour”

September 9, 2021

Hailed as Gen Z’s Taylor Swift, Olivia Rodrigo released her debut pop album, “SOUR” to much acclaim. Drawing inspiration from Alanis Morissette and Kacey Musgraves, this record is almost pop...

Ways to cure boredom during quarantine

Ellory Brossette, Editor In Chief May 3, 2021

More than a year after the start of the pandemic, people all over the world are still under self-quarantine due to COVID-19. While people have adjusted to a life at home, it seems to be increasingly difficult...

Books to Add to Your Shelf

Books to Add to Your Shelf

Ellory Brossette, Editor-in-chief February 23, 2021

Amidst the pandemic, reading has been a great pass-time for many. Here are books to add to your growing collection this year. 1. "They Both Die at the End" - Adam Silvera This novel follows two...

Fun Treats for the Holiday Season

Claudia New, Writer December 11, 2020

With the winter season upon us, it’s easy to become downtrodden or sad, especially with the current state of the world. However, sometimes baking treats can ease stress. Here are a few fun and easy...

Gold medalist figure skater Alina Zagitova (Russia) at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. (Image from Robert Schmidt, Washington Post)

Recognizing Winter Season Sports

Claudia New, Writer November 13, 2020

  As the fall season brings cool winds and less humidity, many tend to flock to sports like football, overlooking the snow-based sports that are significantly more dangerous. Coming down...

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