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Homecoming Brings Teacher Memories

Homecoming Brings Teacher Memories

Alan Bush

October 3, 2013


Filed under Features, Showcase

Each school day brings back memories for new third-grade teacher Jessica Shuck. Shuck, a local resident and a GHS graduate of the year 2000, accepted a position at Groom School this summer to begin teaching for the 2013-14 school year. Teaching in Groom is “neat,” Mrs. Shuck said, “Because...

Wacky Western Wednesday

Wacky Western Wednesday

October 2, 2013


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Showcase

Logan Burger dons his western apparel for "Wacky Western Day." Burger was one of the numerous Groom students who participated in the dress-up days for homecoming week. This day seemed particularly popular for elementary kids.

T.E.N. News (Tiger Entertainment Network) Homecoming Highlights

T.E.N. News (Tiger Entertainment Network) Homecoming Highlights

September 30, 2013


Filed under Entertainment, Features

The Times of the Tiger asked entertainment reporters Ginna Miller and Kaylie Ritter to hit the pre-homecoming red-carpet beat and get the scoop on what Tiger fans can experience from the most-anticipated event of the year, at least when it comes to local celebrities. It's another year and another home...

Teacher puts technology to use

Teacher puts technology to use

Kylie Pickering, Staff Writer

September 12, 2013


Filed under Features, Showcase

As I walked into the eighth grade science room, I was met by students everywhere. There were kids out of their seats, at work stations, roaming the room, but what most surprised me was they all had their phones in their hands! Mrs.Whatley's room wasn't just full of fun, it was booming with electronics...

Time to remember …

Time to remember …

Lisa Musser Roskens, adviser

September 11, 2013


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Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2013, the Groom Independent School District dedicated its moment of silence to remember the lives lost as well as the heroism shown on the tragic day of Sept. 11, 2001. Teacher and adviser Lisa Roskens said she took the challenge given on the 2011, 10-year anniversary of the event...

Students meet, play, remember at yearbook party

Students meet, play, remember at yearbook party

Alan Bush, Staff Writer

September 9, 2013


Filed under Features

Groom school students took a break from the first week of school and its piles of homework to hang out with friends, eat pizza and sign yearbooks in the city park on Thursday Aug. 29. “My favorite page would have to be the football page,” junior Brayton Hendricks said. Hendricks was one of...

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