The Talon

Athlete of the Week

May 12, 2017

Filed under Features, Sports, The Talon Archive

When sophomore Shane Carr was young, he did not play a sport in the spring and then his parents signed him up for lacrosse. “My coach said who wants to be goalie? And I gave it a try and now I play goalie for the varsity team,”...

Athlete of the Week

April 28, 2017

Filed under Features, Sports, The Talon Archive

Junior Kody Milton has been playing baseball for the majority of his life and has been working hard to perfect his skills since he was six. “I started playing baseball because I grew up around the sport and have always ...

New Netflix Release Doesn’t Live Up: Iron Fist

April 18, 2017

Filed under Features, The Talon Archive

Netflix has been upping the game when it comes to quality, superhero television ever since the release of “Daredevil” in 2015. Since then “Jessica Jones,” “Luke Cage” and even “Daredevil” season two, to a lesser extent,...

Paint Night 2017

April 6, 2017

Filed under Features, News, The Talon Archive

On April 21, the Key Club will be giving back to the community with an event organized two years ago by Key Club Vice President, junior Anna Roros. The annual Paint Night is a fun-filled night for about 30 kids with activi...

Breakfast for the Morning Rush

April 4, 2017

Filed under Features, Opinion, The Talon Archive

It is 6:30 a.m. in the morning on Monday; you hit snooze a few too many times and now you are running late for school. The bus arrives in five minutes and you are still packing your bag, so you do what most students would, yo...

Student Dancers Perform at Elite Competition

February 15, 2017

Filed under Features, The Talon Archive

From Jan. 12 to Jan. 15 in Philadelphia, PA, freshmen Eliana Askren and Faith Bender attended a prestigious worldwide ballet competition. The Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) annually showcases dancers age nine to nineteen, ...

Halmi Hopes to be National Board Certified

January 10, 2017

Filed under Features, The Talon Archive

Mr. Halmi, a teacher at Severna Park High School, is applying to become a National Board Certified teacher.  As the Mathematics Department Chair, Halmi currently teaches AP Statistics and Honors Pre-Calculus, and runs the Math...

What is the Math Team… And is it really social suicide?

November 29, 2016

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Despite having approximately 40 members, 15 of which regularly participate in county wide math competitions, the math team is not the most well known club in SPHS. And despite what Mean Girls would have you believe, it probably i...

Corgis gather in downtown Annapolis to strut in their costumes

November 20, 2016

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With costumes ranging from waffles to harry potter, corgis of all shapes and sizes lined up at Paws Pet Boutique then made their way down to the Maryland State House for a group picture then proceeded to the dock to meet other pup...

Nolan Marks and Rachel Lotlikar’s debut feature length film, coming soon to a screen near you

November 16, 2016

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Two SPHS juniors had the idea for an original screenplay after seeing a few well known titles; Paul Brickman’s  “Risky Business,” Paul Thomas Anderson’s  “Magnolia,” and “Boogie Nights.” The outcome, “Free...

Older, Wiser, and Not Ready To Leave

November 16, 2016

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Retirement. For some people that word may not be in their vocabulary. Multiple teachers at our school have been here for 25 years or more, which is long enough to have your parents as students. Even though teachers are giv...

Home Away From Home

November 7, 2016

Filed under Features, Sports, The Talon Archive

Most softball and baseball players thought that they wouldn't have to worry about their fields being touched during construction, but they thought wrong. Due to the work on the new stadium, there won’t be enough parking ...

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