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THE TALON

  • Congratulations to Jenny Yao and Ali Delambo 1st and 2nd place overall at Low-Country Science Fair

  • ACADEMIC TEAM WINS CHARLESTON COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP!!!!

A “Starry Night” (Prom)

A “Starry Night” (Prom)

Maya Haley, Staff Writer

It's that time of year again; prom is only a month away!  Aside from planning "promposals" and and picking out the...

April 8, 2017

Winthrop Cup: Three AMHS Students Take Model UN

Winthrop Cup: Three AMHS Students Take Model UN

SpaceX Reuses A Rocket To Launch A Satellite

SpaceX Reuses A Rocket To Launch A Satellite

Sponging Away Oil Spills

Sponging Away Oil Spills

Carl Azuz: An Icon

Carl Azuz: An Icon

The Black Widow

The Black Widow

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Kara Schwacke’s Diamond in the Rough: Samantha Moody

Kara Schwacke’s Diamond in the Rough: Samantha Moody

Kara Schwacke and Zoe Wright

A beloved part of every pep-rally and basketball game here at AMHS is seeing our very own dance team cheer on their Raptors. Many of you may not know, but this so treasured performance would have been...

April 4, 2017

Class of 2018 Thesis Stats

Class of 2018 Thesis Stats

Service Learning Week

Service Learning Week

Academic Bowl

Academic Bowl

Kara Schwacke’s Diamond in the Rough: Jasper Jackson Bishop

Kara Schwacke’s Diamond in the Rough: Jasper Jackson Bishop

AMHS Talent Show

AMHS Talent Show

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Is it too Early to Crown a World Series Champion?

Is it too Early to Crown a World Series Champion?

Carter Shubert, Staff Writer

As opening day has come and gone and the 2017 baseball season is under way, fans are extremely excited for the season and what will come this year.  The Chicago Cubs are coming off of a historic season...

April 4, 2017

Student-Athlete of the Week: Riane Coman

Student-Athlete of the Week: Riane Coman

Top NBA Draft Prospects

Top NBA Draft Prospects

The Las Vegas Raiders

The Las Vegas Raiders

Academic Magnet Golf: A Team of Champions

Academic Magnet Golf: A Team of Champions

South Carolina’s Historic Tournament Run

South Carolina’s Historic Tournament Run

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Trump Administration rolls back environmental regulations because the White House “prefers warmer temperatures”

Trump Administration rolls back environmental regulations because the White House “prefers warmer temperatures”

Connor Pizii, Chief Satirist

Last Thursday, the Talon had the privilege of attending a press conference with White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. One of the pressing questions I had for the fiery...

April 4, 2017

Fish With Pointy Teeth

Fish With Pointy Teeth

February 17, 2017

Black Friday- American Greed

Black Friday- American Greed

December 1, 2016

RG 3 Injuries Every Week

RG 3 Injuries Every Week

September 19, 2016

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Gimpy the Excellent Elephant Seal

Gimpy the Excellent Elephant Seal

Abby Spencer, Staff Writer

In 1994, an elephant seal left partially blind and paralyzed on one side by a head trauma was brought to the Marine Mammal Care Center in San Pedro, California. A volunteer, Hugh...

April 4, 2017

Rademenes the Recovery Cat

Rademenes the Recovery Cat

March 10, 2017

Binti the Brave Gorilla

Binti the Brave Gorilla

March 2, 2017

The Daring Doberman

The Daring Doberman

February 17, 2017

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Mrs. Lankford Pins Wrestling

Mrs. Lankford Pins Wrestling

Mary Catherine Lankford, Faculty

I have a love/hate relationship with wrestling.  I love the intensity of the sport.  Two competitors are on display, no holds barred, battling it out, pushed to their very limi...

January 24, 2017

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A Blast From the Past: Report on Alumnus John Seibels

A Blast From the Past: Report on Alumnus John Seibels

Potter Seibels, Staff Writer

John Seibels, a 2014 Academic Magnet graduate, is currently studying abroad in Limerick, Ireland, which is the third largest city and located in the south west of the countr...

April 4, 2017

Clemson Sorority Invasion

Clemson Sorority Invasion

September 27, 2016

AMHS Class of 2016: College Transitions

AMHS Class of 2016: College Transitions

August 31, 2016

Diversity Workshop

Diversity Workshop

April 28, 2016

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New Ben & Jerry’s Flavors are Cereal-sly Delicious!

New Ben & Jerry’s Flavors are Cereal-sly Delicious!

Ryan Pace, Staff writer

Last month, popular ice cream company Ben and Jerry's announced that its newest three flavors would be based on some of your favorite cereals. These breakfast for dessert...

April 4, 2017

The Green on Spring Street

The Green on Spring Street

Lexi DeHart, Staff Writer

Cannon Green is inspired by the timeless elegance of a 19th century Charleston home. With a classic-meets-cosmopolitan ambiance, a garden inspired scene is sprawled across...

February 22, 2017

A Guide to Affordable Restaurants in the Charleston Area

A Guide to Affordable Restaurants in the Charleston Area

Maya Haley, Staff Writer

Looking to branch out from your usual restaurants? Check out these delicious and affordable options in the Charleston area! Best Breakfast Early Bird Diner- A made-fr...

February 17, 2017

Cafe Inspires Development in North Charleston

Cafe Inspires Development in North Charleston

February 7, 2017

Bertha’s Kitchen: A Soulful Charleston Staple

Bertha’s Kitchen: A Soulful Charleston Staple

February 7, 2017

Charleston Restaurant Week: Featured Restaurant

Charleston Restaurant Week: Featured Restaurant

January 26, 2017

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The student news site of Academic Magnet High School in North Charleston, South Carolina.
The student news site of Academic Magnet High School in North Charleston, South Carolina.