Groom Tiger Times

Encouragement Through a Child

Pre-K Student Overcomes Surgery
April 13, 2017

Editors Note - Broadcast reporters sophomore Adrian Hendricks and senior Carson Ritter give an update on preschool student Mason Bell and his road to recovery after his surgery for Craniosynostosis. https://www.groomtigertimes.com/12800/features/room-to-grow/  

A Series of One Last Times …

Senior Caroline Britten Reveals Her Bittersweet Endings In These Columns
March 30, 2017

Senior Caroline Britten begins her series of columns on how the "last" events of her school career have left a list of one-more-chance memories.

Smiling & Signing
Photo of the Day – Feb. 16

Amarillo Globe News Reporter Kale Steed interviews Senior Carson Ritter at his college signing party this morning, Feb. 17  where he chose to become a Wayland Baptist University Pioneer. According to the WBU website, this university began in 1908 as the dream of pioneers who respected the life-altering value of education. Now it is the the oldest university in continuous existence on the High Plains of Texas, and the place where Ritter found a place to fulfill his dream to play college football.
Reporter Interviews Ritter about Committing to WBU
February 17, 2017

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Finding His ‘Way’ Land

Feb. 17,  senior Carson Ritter will be signing with Wayland Baptist University to play college football tomorrow, Feb. 17, in the GHS auditorium. Ritter plans on going into pre-med and then hopes to get accepted into medical school.
Ritter Commits to Play Football for WBU
February 17, 2017

Article Update - Scroll to the bottom of this article for a video of Carson Ritter representing the Groom FCA at the 2017 Panhandle FCA Victory Banquet on Feb. 26 at the Amarillo Civic Center. He also...

Promposals – Where are They?

Sydney Ritter says
Columnist Exams Students' Hesitation to Make a Date
February 3, 2017

UPDATE - Feb. 17 Hallie Thompson promposed to Laurel Fields on Thurs., Feb. 16, with "The 7 Reasons why you should go to prom with me" method. Also, on Thursday, Cade Linquist promposed to Ginna Miller...

Groom Kicks Off Tourney With Double Wins

Sophomore Cayden Lambert is pictured above playing in the intense game against the Darrouzet Longhorns. The Tigers defeated the Longhorns, 66-54.
Tigers and Ettes' defeat Darrouzett
December 16, 2016

The Groom Tigers and Tigerettes both claimed victories Yesterday afternoon, Dec. 16 for their first games of the Groom tournament. The 'Ettes' defeated the Darrouzett Lady Longhorns 47-25. The Tigers won...

Coming Together
Photo of the Day – Nov. 10

The Journalism Leadership Team meets during lunch today, Nov. 10,  to discuss what's going on in each class. The team includes editors and volunteers who help daily.
Journalism Leadership Team Plans During Lunch
November 10, 2016

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Taking a Knee …

Freshman Whitt Ward expresses his disappointment about being out of sports for six or more weeks. Several male and female Groom athletes are enduring missing part of their playing seasons this year.
Sports Injuries Force Athletes to Sidelines, Benches
November 8, 2016

It was first and 15. The Tigers were working on stopping the Valley Patriots from scoring. The play starts and ends in a blink of an eye. As soon as the whistle blows, everyone takes a knee. Mothers and...

Gettin’ Our Nerd On
Photo of the day – Nov. 3

NHS members show their new t-shirts next to their service project. Seniors Leslie Germany,  Carson Ritter and Caroline Britten will be collecting sweats until Nov. 15 in the boxes in the front foyer.
NHS Gathers Sweats for Vets
November 3, 2016

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Sweats for Vets
Photo of the Day – Oct. 27

The National Honor Society has set out this box in the foyer  for their service project. NHS will be collecting new or gently used sweats (warm clothing) to donate to homeless veterans through Faith City Missions. This project will take place Oct. 26 through Nov. 15.
NHS Members Put On Service Project
October 27, 2016

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