Groom Tiger Times

Picture Day Reminder

Picture day in the auditorium Thursday September 10th.

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer/ Photographer

September 8, 2020

Picture Day is this  Thursday, September 10th. Don't forget to get your picture orders in, any orders after the photographers leave will need to be made online. Pictures will be taken in the auditorium. Don't forget to look your best! These are the photos that will be used in the yearbook. Smile big...

Tigers Take on the Dragons with a Mighty Roar

Go out and support your Tigers as they take on the Dragons, Friday Sept. 4th in Paducah at 7:30.

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer/ Photographer

September 2, 2020

Groom Tigers take on the Paducah Dragons, Friday, September 4th in Paducah at 7:30 pm. Go out and support your Tigers as they battle a set of Dragons. "Groom Tigers have the ability to play as true teammates which makes it so much fun to watch them, " said Groom School Business Manager and coach's wife...

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, ...

To Vote or Not To Vote?

Staff writer Kaylie Ritter shares the importance of voting in the article above. Every vote counts so don't forget to vote at the Midterm Elections on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

Kaylie Ritter, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018

As many may know, November 6, this coming Tuesday is National Election Day. This Midterm Election is a critical one for President Trump. This last year the Republicans held on to the Senate by less than five seats. However, at the election on Tuesday, 35 of the 100 Senate seats will be up for grabs. Out...

On to the Next One

OAP advances to regionals from area. The cast and crew will perform in Levelland on Saturday, April 8.

Leslie Germany, Editor

April 4, 2017

The Groom One Act Play Troupe will be traveling to Levelland this coming weekend to compete at the Regional One Act Play contest. The cast and crew will be competing on Saturday, April 8, at South Plains College in Levelland. The estimated performance time will be at 3 p.m. at the college's Helen...

WT A&M University President Visits

West Texas A&M University President Walter Wendler plans to visit more than 60 schools in five months. Wendler's goal is to get on the road of a

Leslie Germany, Editor

March 24, 2017

West Texas A&M University President Walter Wendler plans to visit more than 60 schools in five months. Wendler's goal is to get on the road of a "Your Community, Your University" tour of the Texas Panhandle. Wendler will be visiting Groom on Monday, March 27, at 1:30 p.m. in the auditorium. "Ma...

DPS Releases Suspects’ Names

The names of two suspects involved in an officer-involved shooting incident with deputies from the Carson County Sheriff's Department have been released.  The deputies were placed on administrative leave with pay.

Leslie Germany, Editor

February 7, 2017

The Department of Public Safety has released the names of 41-year-old Yia Lee and 30-year-old Phan Toyad, both of Sacramento, Calif., who were the suspects detained when an officer-involved shooting occurred Feb. 3 at approximately 3:43 a.m. at the DPS office on the west side of Panhandle. According...

Tiger’s Today – Jan. 9

Tiger's Today - Jan. 9

Cayden Lambert and K'Leigh Keesee

January 9, 2017

Anchors Cayden Lambert and K'Leigh Keesee give the the news and events for the day.

Sheriff’s Help

Sheriff Loren Brand works closely with This is one of his regular updates on the ongoing work of the Carson County Sheriff's Department.

Leslie Germany, Editor

December 16, 2016

While Christmas time brings many good surprises, Sheriff Loren Brand offers Groom students and community members a few tips on how to keep those holiday memories positive. "The residents of Carson County aren’t immune to the thieves who will gladly steal your holiday packages and mail if they get...

Tigers Today – Dec 13

Station Manager and head anchor Matthew Bowen is joined by Chandra Rice to give today's news and views for the Dec. 13 episode of Tigers Today.

Matthew Bowen and Chandra Rice

December 13, 2016

Station Manager and lead anchor Matthew Bowen is joined by freshman Chandra Rice to give the latest news and views on this episode of Tigers Today. The wireless internet connection crashed at the end. So, a copy of the calendar prepared by Frances Payton weekly can be found below. This episode was produced...

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