News

New books coming soon to Media Center

New books coming soon to Media Center

Nicole Cene, Staff Writer

Major changes are occurring in the Media Center at Fitch High School. Mrs. Sheila Henline, the librarian, ordered over $800 worth of new books for the students. Some time...  Read More »

October 20, 2014 • 0 comments

Falcon family loses cherished student

Falcon family loses cherished student

Macy Bigley, Staff Writer

The Austintown Schools District is mourning the death of twelve -year -old Chloe Cox, who was a seventh grade student at AMS. She was the youngest of four girls born to Jeannie...  Read More »

October 20, 2014 • 0 comments

Ebola here? Ebola there? Ebola WHERE?

Ebola here? Ebola there? Ebola WHERE?

Shannon Calhoun, Staff Writer

The life-threatening disease outbreak of Ebola has not only hit the United States of America, but it may have hit the state of Ohio as well. There have been three confirmed...  Read More »

October 20, 2014 • 0 comments

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Student Life

Falcon Spirit Takes Over the School

Tiffany Aliberti, Staff Writer

The Fitch Spirit Club will have two new advisers for the new year. Miss Amanda Krygowski will be assisted by Mrs. Cara Carroll. Mrs. Burnell was not able to run Spirit...  Read More »

September 25, 2014 • 0 comments

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Entertainment

Fall brings fun for all

Fall brings fun for all

Heaven Sanders, Staff Writer

With the smell of pumpkin spice in the air, the chill felt when stepping foot outside lets us know it's that time of year: Autumn. Leaves fall and brush against the ground...  Read More »

October 20, 2014 • 0 comments

Top 10 Movies for Halloween

Top 10 Movies for Halloween

Kandace Feorene, Staff Writer

    #10-Texas Chainsaw Massacre: A visit to their grandfather’s grave goes haywire when a hitchhiker from a family of cannibals decides to join them without...  Read More »

October 14, 2014 • 0 comments

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FEATURE

Origins of Halloween

Origins of Halloween

Erika DeChalk, Staff Writer

Halloween is a time of year most everyone sees as spooky, scary, and fun, full of costume parties, trick-or-treating, and carving pumpkins (and everyone’s favorite, pumpkin...  Read More »

October 20, 2014 • 0 comments

Fitch student travels to Szcecin, Poland for International competition

Fitch student travels to Szcecin, Poland for International competition

Logan Skolnick, Staff Writer

On Sunday, October 12th, Senior Stephanie Waltman will be flying to Szcecin, Poland where she will compete in the 5th annual World Union of Karate-do Federation (WUKF) World...  Read More »

October 10, 2014 • 0 comments

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Sports Spotlight: Jamie Rasor

October 10, 2014

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Sports

Racket for the Brackets

Racket for the Brackets

Ciarra Capito, Staff Writer

Hovering in the doorway, a line of unfamiliar faces blink back shyly at their new coach, waiting expectantly. Not knowing what to expect, new Head Coach Robert Frazzini...  Read More »

October 20, 2014 • 0 comments

Fitch Cross Country Team sweeps ACC

Fitch Cross Country Team sweeps ACC

Shannon Calhoun, Staff Writer

Cross Country is a sport that requires strength, stamina, and determination. Both the boys and girls begin conditioning in early July with long, paced runs and short, fast...  Read More »

October 14, 2014 • 0 comments

Austintown narrows another win against Massillon

Austintown narrows another win against Massillon

Andrew Rushing, Staff Writer

Once again, Austintown Fitch football silenced the critics. Entering the week with several injuries and suspensions, things did not look good for the Falcons as they faced...  Read More »

October 10, 2014 • 0 comments

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Opinion

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

Drug Testing Drivers

Logan Skolnick, Staff Writer

With every new school year comes new changes, both good and bad. Multiple schools in Mahoning County have decided to change their policies on drug testing this year. Now not...  Read More »

September 26, 2014 • 0 comments

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