Groom Tiger Times

2014-2015 Staff

Matthew Bowen

Matthew Bowen is an 18-year-old senior Groom ISD. He loves broadcasting at school and producing the live TNT packages every Friday. This is Matthew's sixth year in journalism, and the fifth year in the broadcast department. He...

K’Leigh Keesee

Senior K'Leigh Keesee, the daughter of Jerod and Tami Keesee, spends most of her time in the journalism room. This is K'Leigh's sixth year in yearbook and the online newspaper and third in broadcast. Keesee edits the yearbook...

Sydney Ritter

Junior Sydney Ritter is currently in her fourth year of journalism. She was the yearbook editor last year but now is a staff writer and designer.  She is active in many extracurricular activities, including many sports and the...

Carson Ritter

Carson Ritter is a senior at Groom ISD. He is an active member in extracurricular activities. He has participated in all Varsity sports for the past 4 years and was a member of the UIL team last year. Carson is very active in...

Bradie Dodson

Bradie Dodson was born in Tupelo, Miss. She moved to Texas in 2003. Then, she moved to Groom in July 2012. Bradie is now a senior at Groom High School. She has been attending Groom since she was a freshman. Bradie is not only...

Madison Friemel

Madison Friemel is the daughter of Justin and Jessica Britten. She is 15 years old. Going on her fourth year of publications, she is working as photo editor. Outside of journalism, Friemel likes to play a number of sports, including...

Caroline Britten

Senior Caroline Britten is the 17-year-old daughter of Mike and Marla Britten. This is the third year for Caroline to be in the Journalism class as a Feature Editor and women's sports editor for The Times of The Tiger online...

Halle Barkley

Halle Barkley is the daughter of Keith and Kathleen Barkley. Halle is a sophomore and participates in basketball, track, tennis, cross country and cheerleading. She plans to keep up all A’s along with her sports. She has attended...

Charity Perry

Charity Perry is the 16-year old daughter of Holly Tiffin. She is a Junior at Groom High School. She loves to do anything that will help get the job done and to get it done right. She also enjoys participating in cheerleading...

Justin Cornell

Senior Justin Cornell in Groom High School is a cartoonist and weatherman for the school's online newspaper. His most well-known comic is called "The Misadventures of Mike and Jack," which is about two roommates who are always...

Renee Payne

Renee Alyssa Payne is the 17-year-old daughter of Chasity Payne. Renee serves as a newspaper staff writer and a yearbook staff member at Groom High School. Senior Renee participates in cheerleading, basketball, track, and tennis....

Cari Weinheimer

Cari Weinheimer is a senior student this year at Groom High School. She plans on continuing last year’s online novel, Trapped, with her uniquely-titled sequel, Trapped 2. Along with her novel, Cari hopes to become more invol...

Andrew Ingle

Andrew Ingle is the 17-year-old son of Judith and Jerome Ingle. He is a senior at GHS and has attended Groom ISD since second grade. He runs cross country and track, and he has qualified for regionals every year he has competed...

Hayden Ritter

Hayden Ritter is a senior at Groom High School.  He has lived in Groom all his life, and has participated in basketball, football, tennis, track, and UIL for every year of high school. However, this is his first year to be a...

Trenton Fields

Trenton Fields is the 18 year-old son of Scott Fields and Karen Hollingsworth. Fields currently serves as a staff writer for The Times of the Tiger online newspaper and as an ad sales manager for The Tiger yearbook. He has attended Groom...

Brice White

Brice White started school in Groom he later moved to South Carolina. White now currently is a junior at Groom High school. He enjoys running track, he has qualified for regional's in both the 4x200 meter relay, and also high...

Wesley Froese

Wesley Froese is 15 years old, and attends GHS as a sophomore. He has attended Groom ISD since first grade. Wesley participates in basketball, football, tennis and track. He enjoys playing video games and hanging out with friends...

Mason Miller

Sophomore Mason Miller likes journalism and spends time thinking about the newspaper. He enjoys being with his partners in class. They work hard on their stories and do a lot of interviews. Miller enjoys helping his classmates...

Cody Kling

Sophomore, Cody Kling, plays football and runs track. He also likes the outdoors and enjoys driving his truck. He has two sisters, one’s in second grade, and one is a senior in college. He goes to Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic...

Colby Linquist

Eighth-grader Colby Linquist, the son of Cody Hudson and Sara Britten, likes to spend time with best friends, Cael and Damon. Linquist participates in football, basketball and track. You may contact all staff members at [email protected]

Lisa Musser Roskens

Lisa Musser Roskens has taught at Groom School for more than 17 years. Prior to coming here, she worked as a full-time journalist, stay-at-home mom and freelance writer.   This school year will be her seventh to teach scholastic...

Alan Bush

Alan Bush is a junior at Groom. He has been attending Groom since his freshmen year. Although he did not take place in any extracurricular  activities during his freshmen year (which he regrets), he has participated in football,...

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