News

New “Snow Day” rules take effect

New “Snow Day” rules take effect

Breanne Dunsieth, staff writer

The state of Ohio has come up with new laws for snow days.  Although all schools are not under the new rules, Fitch High School is.  Chris Berni, head principal at Fitch...  Read More »

January 15, 2015 • 0 comments

Falcon Outreach Helps Less Fortunate Falcons

Nate Shivley, staff writer

Here at Austintown Fitch High School, we are one giant, diverse, loving family. Although there are many loving members of the “Falcon Family”, the emphasis is on ‘diverse’....  Read More »

December 17, 2014 • 0 comments

Technology takes over Fitch

Technology takes over Fitch

Tiffany Alberti, staff writer

The Austintown Local School District Board of Education used Capital Improvement Funds to purchase 3000 Chromebooks that will soon  be incorporated into everyday student...  Read More »

December 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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Student Life

Five students get “Connected”

Ashley Buck, Staff Writer

Five Fitch students have the of privilege in participating in The Youngstown Connection during the 2014-2015 school year. The Youngstown Connection is a non-profit organization,...  Read More »

December 10, 2014 • 0 comments

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Entertainment

Talon Head to Head: When is too early for Christmas music

Haley Kovach and Ashley Rom, staff writer

Reasons  Why Christmas Music Should be Played  Before Thanksgiving by Ashley Rom Many people tend to think and believe that if Christmas music is played  on...  Read More »

December 17, 2014 • 0 comments

Generations Coffee House

Generations Coffee House

Erin Johnson, staff writer

Starbucks and Dunkin are the typical places to get a nice cup of coffee and catch up with friends, but doesn’t the atmosphere eventually get old? Generations Coffee House...  Read More »

December 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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FEATURE

Germany comes to Austintown

Germany comes to Austintown

Kandace Feorene, staff writer

Two students from Austintown Fitch had the distinct pleasure of hosted German exchange students this year.  Harry Baumgartner and Michael Dina participated in the tenth year...  Read More »

January 15, 2015 • 0 comments

ACTV staff welcomes new media technician

ACTV staff welcomes new media technician

Ashley Buck, Staff Writer

As technology progresses in the Austintown Local School District, the staff must meet the needs of the ever changing landscape. Yolanda Lewis, the newest addition to the ACTV...  Read More »

January 15, 2015 • 0 comments

Speech Team makes changes for new season

October 24, 2014

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Sports

Fitch Ballers adapt to adversity

Jessica Halas, Guest writer

With the success of the last season, the Austintown Fitch Boys Basketball Team has some standards to step up to this 2014-2015 season. The loss of seven seniors and only two...  Read More »

December 10, 2014 • 0 comments

Fitch Bowling ready for season

Nicole Cene, Staff Writer

The Austintown Fitch bowling season is rolling around the corner. The team is setting high standards this year, hoping to once again work their way to the state tournament....  Read More »

November 21, 2014 • 0 comments

Wrestlers prepare for new season

Wrestlers prepare for new season

Breanne Dunsieth, Staff Writer

Wrestling season is approaching, and the Austintown Fitch wrestling team looks to start the 2014 season on the same note they ended the 2013 season. The first practice...  Read More »

November 21, 2014 • 0 comments

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Opinion

The King Comes Home

Andrew Rushing / Nicole McBurney, Staff Writer

Anxious Cleveland fans have waited three years for the return of their king. For those same three years the Cavaliers have had the number one pick in the NBA draft, but none...  Read More »

November 11, 2014 • 0 comments

Nate Shively, Staff Writer

I woke up Sunday morning at around eight o'clock. I poured myself a cup of hazelnut coffee, and slowly made my way towards the back deck of my house. Sliding open the screen...  Read More »

October 20, 2014 • 0 comments

Student drug testing: The right decision

Nicole Cene, Staff Writer

This editorial is a direct response to the following article by Logan Skolnick. http://thefitchtalon.com/2378/opinion/drug-testing-drivers/   For the past three...  Read More »

October 14, 2014 • 0 comments

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