Lakes Student Media

2017-2018 Staff

Zachary Timmerman

photo & Video Editor

On February 12, 2018, Chloe Kim became an American snowboarding sensation at the early age of 17. Kim, being half the age of some of her teammates, is not letting her age stop her at any cost. She is redefining boundaries and se...

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Zachary Timmerman

photo & Video Editor

Sophomore Dakota Becker is headed down state this weekend of February 16, 2018 to compete in the IHSA wrestling State tournament in Champaign, Illinois. Becker is a sophomore here at Lakes. It goes unsaid that going to state is a...

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Rachael Speck

Opinions Editor

Rachael Speck is a junior at Lakes and this is her first year on the Talon times staff. She is very outgoing and athletic and is on the varsity golf team. During the school year she hopes to get better at writing and to show p...

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Faith Conway

Sports Editor

Faith Conway is a junior at Lakes Community High School. This is her first year on the Talon Times staff. She took this class because she hopes to pursue a journalism career in college. Faith enjoys writing stories about sports an...

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Colin McElduff

News Editor

Colin McElduff is a junior at Lakes Community High School, and this will be his first year on the Talon Times staff. He is deeply interested in writing thought provoking articles on both social and political controversies that...

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Adam Hartzer

A&E Editor

Adam Hartzer is a junior at Lakes Community High School. It is his first year on the Talon Times staff. He is involved in the theatre department backstage as the Stage Manager. He is a member of the National Honor Society and ...

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Nathan Battaglia

Business Manager

Nathan Battaglia is a junior at Lakes. Although this is his first yeat in newspaper he is really excited to share what he has written with you. Outside of the newspaper you could probably find him at work, his house, or his seco...

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Mya Pfeifer

Social Media Coordinator

Mya Pfeifer is a senior at Lakes. In addition to writing for the Talon Times, she is also a member of the dance team, the Student Council Public Relations officer, and the National Honor Society Officer of Fundraisers. Additio...

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Jessica Newton

Features Editor

Jessica Newton is a first time member of the Talon times staff. As a part of the class of 2018, she is looking forward to capturing senior year and every memory that comes with it. Although she coaches gymnastics now, in the ...

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