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I Believe…

Pictured above is the Senior Chapter Conducting team, made up of Katelyn Burger, Kaylie Ritter, Mallie Williams, Logan Burger, Laurel Fields, Braxton Johnson and Halle Barkley. This team placed second at district and are heading to compete at area on Saturday, November 17.

Kaylie Ritter, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018

Monday, November 5, was a full day for 16 Groom ISD students. Groom traveled to Clarendon to compete in the District LDE contest for FFA. LDE's are Leadership Development Events are things that work on communication skills, teamwork, and simulate real life experiences and opportunities. The LDE's...

Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve

Junior Kaylie Ritter holds up a letter of recognition from the Texas House of Representatives that she recently received in the mail. This letter was acknowledging her for her success in the Texas FFA State Chorus and many other extra curricular activities. Ritter was the first from her chapter and one of the few members from Area One organization to participate at this level.

Kaylie Ritter, Staff Writer

August 20, 2018

"Okay guys from the top one more time!" "It will get there don't worry." These are just a couple of the many sayings that I heard over the week of July 8-13 with the Texas FFA State Chorus. This year's state convention was an experience that I will never forget. I got to meet 39 other amazing singers...

Helping at a Haven away from Home

FFA Members will be traveling to Amarillo on March 3 to donate and prepare a meal for the families of the Ronald McDonald House. The group will be there from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m.

Hallie Thompson, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018

FFA members to prepare, serve spaghetti at Ronald McDonald House FFA members will be donating and preparing spaghetti for the families of the Ronald McDonald House in Amarillo March 3. The suburban will be leaving at 10:45 a.m. Members will be working to serve families there from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m...

Tigers Today – March 31

Tigers Today - March 31

Mathew Bowen and Chandra Rice

March 31, 2017

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Tigers Today – Dec. 14

Tigers Today - Dec. 14

K'Leigh Keesee and Cayden Lambert

December 14, 2016

Broadcaster anchors and sophomores K'Leigh Keesee and Cayden Lambert give all of the news and views for Dec. 14 in this episode of Tigers Today.

Preparing for FFA Contest
Photo of the Day – Nov. 25

Freshman Kaylie Ritter practices her singing in front of her classmates. Ritter will be competing in the FFA talent show Dec. 6.

Leslie Germany, Editor

November 25, 2016

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Groom FFA Advances to Area

The senior chapter conducting team prepares for area. Practices have been at lunch and on weekends for a couple of hours at a time.

Justina Coronado and Adrian Hedricks

November 18, 2016

Of the six Groom teams that competed in events in the district FFA competition, two - junior and senior chapter conducting teams - will be advancing to area competition on Nov. 19 at West Texas A&M. There, 12 total teams will be competing, but only two will advance to the state level. "I'm glad...

Carving Creations
Photo of the Day – Oct. 21

Students gather to vote in FFA Officers and participate in a pumpkin carving contest on Thursday, Oct. 20. The group elected these officers: Mason Miller, president; Halle Barkley, Vice President; Katelyn Burger, Secretary; Cayden Lambert, Treasurer; Lauren Fields, Reporter; Halle Thompson, Sentinel; Morgan Trevino, Parliamentarian; Kaylee Ritter, Student Adviser.

K'Leigh Keesee, Business Manager

October 21, 2016

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Food, Family, Friends
Photo of the Day – Oct. 18

Freshman Justina Coronado holds a Groom FFA jacket over her shoulder as a reminder of tonight's dinner before the bond meeting. As well as a dinner before the meeting, there will also be a raffle of various items.

Kaylie Ritter, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016

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Greenhands Grow Leadership Skills at Camp

While participating at camp, freshman Hallie Thompson, in black in the middle, plays mud tug-of-war with her team. This is one of the many games to play after lunch.

Kaylie Ritter, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016

Ten Groom High School students attended the annual Greenhand FFA Leadership Camp on Tuesday, Sept. 13. It was held at the West Texas A&M Nance Ranch. “Greenhand camp is a great way for freshmen FFA members to socialize and learn leadership and communication skills with other Greenhands,” ag...

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