Groom Tiger Times

Kicking off the season against some Happy Cowboys

Groom Tigers are scrimmaging against the McLean Tigers during the Groom scrimmage. (photo by Kirsten Rice)

Ali Friemel and Kirsten Rice

August 27, 2020

The Tigers will be facing off against the Happy Cowboys in their first game of the season. Friday, August 28th in Happy at 7:30 on the Cowboy field. Kicking off the season with a twist, the Tigers are preparing for district. ''I'm excited to play again. I feel like if we can stay healthy, we could do...

Mighty in a Smaller Package

Coach Ellis hands up a hand washing sign for his students.

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer/ Photographer

August 21, 2020

The Tigerettes gained a new coach this year who may not be 6'4, but he brings massive experience and expertise to Groom school.  Coach Kirk Ellis is new in town and he's putting those girls to work. “Coach Ellis may do things differently than what we are used to, but we are learning, improving, ...

Tigers Prepare for First Football Scrimmage

Tigers Prepare for First Football Scrimmage

Ali Friemel, Writer

August 21, 2020

This evening the Tigers are participating in a scrimmage against Claude and McLean, also attending will be Motley County. The scrimmage begins at 6 p.m. on the practice and Tiger field. "We are going to give great effort, but at the same time we realize its a great opportunity to get better as a team,...

Photo of the Day: Aug. 21

Construction is still under way with just a few things left to be done.

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer/ Photographer

August 20, 2020

The construction on the school is still underway with very little left to complete. They are working on the front entrance, finishing the school hallway, and touching up the pavement.  "The school has changed a lot since spring break, it's kinda nice to see something new," said senior Tre' Byers.

Furry Surprise
Photo of the Day – April 12

Sixth-grader Ali Friemel cuddles her new friend, which took up its own spot as a stow-away in her unzipped backpack before she left home. This morning, April 12, Friemel thought she heard something in her bag while traveling to school on the route bus. After unzipping her bag, she found a baby bunny in her bag. When asked where the bunny came from sixth-grade teacher Jennifer Carter responded,

Leslie Germany, Editor

April 12, 2017

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The ‘Fine’ Road to Success

Sixth-grade students are learning the value of the dollar early. In Jennifer Carter's math class, the financial literacy objectives are integrated year-round. Students earn

K'Leigh Keesee, Business Manager

November 16, 2016

Financial Literacy Comes to Life in Math Class

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