News

Fitch student wins 2 miler at 40th annual Peace Race

Fitch student wins 2 miler at 40th annual Peace Race

Erin Johnson, Staff Writer

The 40th Annual Youngstown Peace Race took place on Sunday, October 24 with many Fitch students and teachers participating. The race was founded in 1975 for athletics around...  Read More »

October 31, 2014 • 0 comments

Electronic signs lit by left-over funds

Electronic signs lit by left-over funds

Logan Skolnick, Staff Writer

On September 19, the Austintown School District began setting up its two new electronic signs on the campus.  One sign is located on Raccoon Road, the other on Idaho Road....  Read More »

October 24, 2014 • 0 comments

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

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Student Life

I Voted Today….

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I Voted Today….

Macy Bigley, Staff Writer

  The November 4th election is around the corner, and for some seniors here at Fitch that means being able to vote for the first time. The Fitch government teachers...  Read More »

October 31, 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

Speech Team Makes Changes For New Season

Haley Kovach, Staff Writer

The Austintown Fitch Speech and Debate team is making new use of a coach whose category has been eliminated this year. Miss Lauran Ferguson coaches the new category with the...  Read More »

October 24, 2014 • 0 comments

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

Waltman travels to Poland for Karate competition

Fitch student travels to Szcecin, Poland for International competition

October 10, 2014

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Sports

Optimism ends as season ends abruptly

Optimism ends as season ends abruptly

Tiffany Aliberti, Staff Writer

  The Fitch girls’ soccer team ended their season with a record of 9-6-2.  This year’s record was progressively better than last years. This year’s team...  Read More »

October 31, 2014 • 0 comments

Learn Together, Win Together

Learn Together, Win Together

Ashley Buck, Staff Writer

The 2014 season for the Fitch girls’ volleyball team was more of a learning experience than anything. Returning only three starters from last year’s team, the Lady Falcons’...  Read More »

October 24, 2014 • 0 comments

Falcons Own the Fairway

Falcons Own the Fairway

Breanne Dunsieth, Staff Writer

For the boys’ and girls’ golf teams at Fitch, the 2014 season has come to an end.  Whether good or bad, the teams worked their way through the season with a main goal...  Read More »

October 24, 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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