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Not Clownin’ Around

Not Clownin’ Around

Kaylie Ritter, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


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Over the past few months, Panhandle residents have been upset about clown sightings and threats. The current controversies  started at "Amarillo Scare Grounds," a haunted house that wanted to promote an upcoming horror movie in a unique way, one that would stick with people. Before long, though, "creepy...

Moms, We’re Workin’ on It!

Moms, We’re Workin’ on It!

K'Leigh Keesee, Business Manager

October 7, 2016


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Picture retakes will be Oct. 25, and for those of you still waiting on pictures not received, they are on the way, according to LifeTouch. To all the worried mothers out there, Lifetouch representative Craig Johnson said the company is “taking care” to make certain Groom customers get the picture...

Another Chance to Smile

Another Chance to Smile

Leslie Germany, Editor

October 6, 2016


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Picture retakes will be offered to anyone who missed Picture Day or are unsatisfied with their picture. Retakes for Groom faculty members and students will be Oct. 25.

Open for School Business

Open for School Business

Kaylie Ritter, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016


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On Tuesday, Oct. 4, the annual Book Fair will be in town, along with Open House and progress reports. The Senior class will be holding a Mexican pile-on dinner to start everything off, starting at 5:30. If families do arrive hungry, there's no reason to stay that way. "The dinner is donation...

New FAFSA Opening Looms …

New FAFSA Opening Looms …

Leslie Germany, Editor

September 29, 2016


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Senior year comes with several different responsibilities that students are required to get done, including these: scholarship essays, college applications, and grant forms. Speaking of college-bound "must-do's," the required Free Application for Federal Student Aid, often referred to as "FAFSA," opens...

Game Day Faith Huddle

Game Day Faith Huddle

Kodi Tiffin, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016


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The Groom Fellowship of Christian Athletes members will be headed to West Texas A&M University Saturday, Sept. 24, to join other students for a gathering called "Game Day." For this event, sponsored by the Panhandle FCA, students and leaders from the area invited to to bring their huddles and youth...

Bond Basics

Bond Basics

Charity Perry, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016


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UPDATE - Click here for a link to the presentation Superintendent Jay Lamb is using at the community meetings to explain the proposed bond. Due to the old building and high maintenance costs, Superintendent Jay Lamb has scheduled several meetings to show citizens the reasons why the school distric...

‘Tiger Cycle’ Set to Save-A-World

‘Tiger Cycle’ Set to Save-A-World

William Kelly, Staff Writer

September 20, 2016


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Some resolutions stick, and last year's seventh-graders decided to make a difference by putting in some extra effort and work with a recycling program. This year, as eighth-graders, their work continues - and it continues on a competitive level. The eight-grade class has been recycling paper since last...

The Big Kiss Goes To…

The Big Kiss Goes To…

Leslie Germany, Editor

September 13, 2016


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The high school boys' basketball program will be hosting a fundraiser to earn money for equipment for the upcoming season. Participants are already challenging the originator of the fundraiser, new coach Colton Woods to pucker up himself and to put his money where his mouth is. A "Kiss the Pig" challenge...

A Time to Smile

A Time to Smile

K'Leigh Keesee, Business Manager

September 5, 2016


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  Picture day will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 14. Groom students, faculty and board members are welcome to join the lineup and be ready to smile for the yearbook. Lifetouch, the company that will be providing the service once again, only is able to send one photographer that day, ...

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