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Weekly Calendar and Menu-Dec. 17 through 21

Weekly Calendar and Menu-Dec. 17 through 21

Jacob Workman, Editor

December 17, 2018


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Click here: Dec 17-21 Weekly Calendar

Weekly Calendar Dec. 10-14 for Groom School

Weekly Calendar Dec. 10-14 for Groom School

Jacob Workman, Editor

December 11, 2018


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Weekly Calendar Dec.10-14 Click on the link above to see this week's events and cafeteria menu for Groom School (December 10th - 14th).

Tragedy in California

Tragedy in California

Kaylie Ritter, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018


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On Wednesday, Nov. 7, a mass shooting occurred at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California. It was reported that 18 people were wounded and 13 died. Many of those people were students at nearby colleges. The gunman was a Marine, named Ian David Long. Long enlisted in the Marines when...

To Vote or Not To Vote?

To Vote or Not To Vote?

Kaylie Ritter, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


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As many may know, November 6, this coming Tuesday is National Election Day. This Midterm Election is a critical one for President Trump. This last year the Republicans held on to the Senate by less than five seats. However, at the election on Tuesday, 35 of the 100 Senate seats will be up for grabs. Out...

Avoiding Tricks While Getting Treats

Avoiding Tricks While Getting Treats

Kaylie Ritter, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


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Groom, Texas. When most people hear our town name they think of a small, supportive, safe and caring community. We are also quite sheltered here in Groom. However, just because we are sheltered and in a safe community, doesn't mean bad things won't happen. So here are a few tips for this Halloween to...

Constructing New Ways

Constructing New Ways

Katie Marshall, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


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As we start our 2018-2019 school year, construction continues here at Groom ISD. We have talked to our administrators and asked how the construction is coming along. Our Principal Stephen Vanderpool told us that they are working on Pre-K, Kindergarten, new gym, SPED room, science labs and extra classrooms. "I...

Groom Teams and New Beams

Groom Teams and New Beams

Diana Surratt, Staff Writer

August 30, 2018


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Despite all the events we have happening in Groom School this year, we also have construction going on. After having the same school for 60 years, although we have been open many more years, Groom School has been under construction multiple times adding on one part of the school at a time. In 1951 t...

Carson County August Police Report

Carson County August Police Report

Kaylie Ritter, News Writer

August 30, 2018


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As of August 20, 2018, the Carson County 9-1-1/Dispatch received 98 calls of service. Traffic accidents were the most called in with 12 phone calls. The rest of the calls included three domestic violence, five fire calls, two jail incidents, eight EMS calls, two mental health reports, three suspicious...

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...

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