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SPHS home field update

Connor Killeen, Features Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under News, The Talon Archive

It has been four years since SPHS has had a home field or track. Finally, there is evidence that progress is being made. Over the summer the away bleachers were put in adjacent to Robinson Rd. and the track was laid out and ...

The Future of Cars and Driving

October 11, 2017

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It is so strange to see a steering wheel turning with no hands on it. Auto-piloting cars have now hit the market. Cars such as the Tesla Model X, a sport utility vehicle that seats six, produced by billionaire Elon Musk’...

The Recovery of Manchester

June 8, 2017

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On May 22, a bomb detonated at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England killing 23 and injuring more than 110 people. Children and adults alike fled the arena in a chaotic mass. After such a drastic loss, the city of Man...

The Last 11 Seconds

May 24, 2017

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Since the establishment of the Severna Park High School girls lacrosse, the program has won 13 state championship titles, and had another opportunity to bring home another title on May 23. The girls were set to play at Stevenson U...

Senator Ed Reilly and Councilman Mike Peroutka visit our school

May 2, 2017

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On Tuesday April 25, Maryland state Senator Ed Reilly and County Councilman Mike Peroutka came and spoke to the Young Republicans and Young Democrats clubs of Severna Park High School. Reilly is a Republican who represent...

Paint Night 2017

April 6, 2017

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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...

SPHS Students take on the Polar Bear Plunge

February 22, 2017

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On January 26th, SGA made a trip to Sandy Point State Park to partake in the 28th annual Polar Bear Plunge. 103 students participated and all of the money raised helped benefit the Special Olympics, The group was accompanied by Dr...

More Break for Your Buck

November 16, 2016

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Severna Park students lucked out this year in multiple ways. Not only will they have a new school after the winter break, they will also get two to four extra days to sleep in. Moving from the old school will be the biggest transition...

Why you should volunteer at Kinder Farm’s Fall Festival

October 7, 2016

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It’s that time of the year again when you get to carve pumpkins, make scarecrows, and see all the animals at Kinder Farm’s Fall Festival. The festival offers a variety of fun activities, such as face painting, making scarecrows out of fl...

Myths and Misconceptions of Mental Illness

September 12, 2016

Filed under News, Opinion

Mental illness, though seemingly elusive to much of the population, is hardly a rare phenomenon. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), 18.2 percent of the adult population in America...

Ellie’s Bus Organization Raises Suicide Awarness

March 26, 2016

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This past November, the Severna Park community lost junior Ellie Leikin to suicide. Ellie is remembered as a loving and free spirited girl, as well as a great friend. According to her family, there were no signs that she was...

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