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Shattered Dreams

Shattered Dreams

Hallie Thompson

April 24, 2018


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Students, first-responders bring wreck to life to show dangers of mixing alcohol, driving The "Shattered Dreams" demonstration took place today, April 24, at Groom High School. The memorial portion of the event will take place tomorrow at 8:05 in the auditorium. Click the attached video for glimps...

The Sheriff’s Log – March 4

The Sheriff’s Log – March 4

Chandra Rice

March 5, 2018


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Scammers target dog lovers in Carson County In addition to his usual report on the numbers, facts and details of activities of his department, Sheriff Loren Brand put out a Facebook warning about a "designer dog scam" that is occurring in Carson County. "These low-lifes prey on your emotions, espec...

Time for the Tux?

Time for the Tux?

Adrian Hendricks, Sports Editor

February 28, 2018


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Al's Formal Wear provides prom wear for guys Need a tuxedo and don't want to make a trip into town? Here's a way for you to do both. Al's Formal Wear is coming to Groom School on Mar. 7 at 9:30 a.m. for those who need an easier way to rent a tuxedo, one that doesn't involve multiple trips out of t...

Helping at a Haven away from Home

Helping at a Haven away from Home

Hallie Thompson, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


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FFA members to prepare, serve spaghetti at Ronald McDonald House FFA members will be donating and preparing spaghetti for the families of the Ronald McDonald House in Amarillo March 3. The suburban will be leaving at 10:45 a.m. Members will be working to serve families there from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m...

A Time to Smile …

A Time to Smile …

K'Leigh Keesee, Yearbook Editor

February 26, 2018


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Journalists provide picture day for students Some students love the idea of dressing up, doing their hair, and smiling in the mirror as practice for what happens later that day at school. Others, not so much. Spring picture day is tomorrow, Feb. 27,  beginning at 8 a.m. To make it easier o...

$10 for $10,000 – It’s a possibility

$10 for $10,000 – It’s a possibility

K'Leigh Keesee, Staff Writer and Yearbook Editor

February 12, 2018


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Huddles offer fundraising chances to support future FCA campers Some campers arrive alone, but all are met by dancing strangers, who greet each newcomer during registration. According to Groom Fellowship of Christian Athlete Huddle members, though, no one ends the week without new relationships an...

On the Road Again

On the Road Again

Chandra Rice, Editor

February 5, 2018


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Administration Answers Transportation Needs with 2 Vehicles To fulfill transportation needs, the school received two new vehicles just before Christmas break, and students have already been heading out in them throughout the Panhandle with sponsors to take care of business. UIL academic students...

Send Your Crush a Crush

Send Your Crush a Crush

Halle Barkley, NHS Reporter

January 30, 2018


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NHS Sells Soda to Raise Funds, Spirit The NHS will be selling colored crush sodas on Monday, Feb. 5. The drinks will be delivered during CLAWS on Valentine's Day. Students should see sponsor Jowannah Powers or president Lauren Kuehler to order the message and color they would like to purchase. The mone...

It’s Show Time

It’s Show Time

Hallie Thompson

January 23, 2018


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FFA, 4-H Students Earn County Awards Ag students from Carson County came together Jan. 19-20 for their annual stock show in Panhandle. This year FFA and 4-H participants took home six high-placing awards. In addition to awards, Groom also had six first-time exhibitors. "When I went to the show...

Funding Feud

Funding Feud

Chandra Rice, Editor

January 18, 2018


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Groom Families Affected by Last Shutdown Could it Happen Again? In light of current events, could some Groom students and their families be facing the reality of no pay checks once again if Congress and the president fail to agree on a new budget, which could force a government shutdown. What happe...

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