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Talawanda’s Unwritten Rule Book

Talawanda’s Unwritten Rule Book

Think of a time when you were in school and encountered the actions of another student that baffled you, perhaps with disgust or shock. When it wasn’t necessarily an offensive or disrespectful behavior, but was certainly still condemnable for the sake of society. Most every high school student has witnessed the unnecessary slow-walkers, rotunda PDA, […]

2018 Fall Sports Preview

2018 Fall Sports Preview

August not only means the start of the school year, but also the fall sports season across Ohio. Talawanda’s Fall Sports teams will look for continued success and improvement in 2018. Here’s your guide for what to expect from every fall team this season; including players to watch, a home schedule, and preview. Make sure […]

Talawanda Football Photo Gallery 8/17/18

Talawanda Football Photo Gallery 8/17/18

Talawanda Football Photo Gallery 8/17/18 Photographs taken at Talawanda High School Football Stadium on August 17, 2018. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_slideshow”]

Backpacks Aren’t Bulletproof

Backpacks Aren’t Bulletproof

Updated 6/30/18 8:53 a.m.:  On June 28, 2018, Dan Griffin of WLWT reported that following a packed school board meeting on the same day, Hamilton district officials have decided to slow down the process of arming staff members pending further public input.    Note 6/28/18:  According to an article by Michael Clark in the “Journal News,” […]

HBO’s “Westworld” Creates Moral Divide Among Television Fans / Living Without Limits: Not Always The Best By K.E. FISHER

HBO’s “Westworld” Creates Moral Divide Among Television Fans / Living Without Limits: Not Always The Best By K.E. FISHER

For their Journalism Final Exam students wrote two pieces, one objective and one commentary, related to the theme of “technology.”  K.E. FISHER tackled HBO’s sci-fi series “Westworld.” HBO’s “Westworld” Creates Moral Divide Among Television Fans By K.E. FISHER In October of 2016, HBO premiered the science-fiction thriller series “Westworld.” The plotline focuses on the strange […]

THS Journalism Publishes “Changing Perspectives”

THS Journalism Publishes “Changing Perspectives”

Check out link to the Tribune’s May 2018 Magazine “Changing Perspectives”: https://indd.adobe.com/view/4da25443-8856-4c08-bd71-5bf18e9331ac

Questions for a Questionable Grading System by K.E. FISHER

Questions for a Questionable Grading System by K.E. FISHER

OXFORD – It seems natural to this generation that performance in school is measured with a scale of letters. Your report card is either consistent or mismatched. You stare at an unsatisfactory grade on your computer during free time in class, expecting it to change somehow. A lower grade on a report card is expected […]

Home of the Braves? by JEAN R. PATEMAN

Home of the Braves?  by JEAN R. PATEMAN

Note:  On June 29, 2018, Bob Ratterman and Brennen Kauffman of the “Journal News” reported at the June 18, 2018 Talawanda School Board meeting Kathy McMahon-Klosterman read excerpts from a six-page letter from the Native American Rights Fund urging Talawanda to change its district mascot (https://www.journal-news.com/news/native-american-group-wants-butler-county-school-mascot-changed/lF739qRLXnDWuR4fz2sr1L/). For information on NARF see: https://www.narf.org/. Article originally appeared […]

Setting Stone Coffee House May 4, 2018 by BRADYN SPURLOCK

Setting Stone Coffee House May 4, 2018 by BRADYN SPURLOCK

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You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown! by CAMRY WINSTED-NEELEY

You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown! by CAMRY WINSTED-NEELEY

Oxford, OH — That’s right. You heard it here first, ladies and gentlemen! Talawanda High School’s very own “Peanuts” gang has arrived! This thrill seeking musical takes you on many different adventures, from a nail-biting baseball game to a daunting book report about a rabbit that steals food from other people’s gardens. This cast has […]