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...

What FFA Means to Us

What FFA Means to Us

Diana Surratt, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018

Staff Writer Diana Surratt Explains the Impact FFA has on Students I believe that the FFA plays an important role in our high school and future lives. FFA teaches kids business and life skills they will use when they get older. I am a proud FFA advocate for Groom, TX. FFA is an important part of my e...

A Sign of Support – March 1, 2018 – Picture of the Day

4-H members write messages on a poster for their Texas A&M AgriLife extension agent Sidney Atchley. Junior Halle Barkley called down the local group's members to sign the large note.

Tre' Byers, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2018

4-H members send messages to leader "Sidney is a great help to our families, and we want to be able to show our support to her through this," sophomore Hallie Thompson said. Click the photo for a better view....

Presidents, Favorite Firsts, and Horse-Riding DUI

Junior Matthew Bowen runs the board and anchors as freshman Tre' Byers participates in his first podcast with Bowen and sophomore William Kelly. They talk about recent news that affects Groom students. This Podcast includes celebrity presidents, first time getting

Matthew Bowen, Tre' Byers, and William Kelly

January 10, 2018

Bowen, Byers, Kelly Discuss Current Events Freshman Tre' Byers participated in his first podcast with Sophomore William Kelly and Junior Matthew Bowen. They discuss current events and recent news that affects Groom students. This is the first podcast for the second semester of the 2017-18 year.

Laying Down the Law

Superintendent Jay Lamb catches sophomore William Kelly breaking the new rules.There have been rule changes regarding hats, cellphones, tardies and facial hair. “ I didn’t expect Coach Lamb to  appear behind me while we were working on a journalism assignment,” Kelly said. “It just made the situation more real.”

Chandra Rice and Tre' Byers

January 9, 2018

Principal Vanderpool Establishes New Rules Principal Stephen Vanderpool met with high school students Monday, Jan. 8, to discuss the new rules concerning hats, facial hair, cell phones and tardies. Hats Students who like to wear hats at home games on school days, like Tuesday games, are out of luck....

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...

‘Tiger Cycle’ Set to Save-A-World

Red, black and white-covered cardboard boxes have found a home in each classroom in school. The eighth-grade class, under the direction of social studies instructor Jowannah Powers, has created a paper recycling program.

William Kelly, Staff Writer

September 20, 2016

Some resolutions stick, and last year's seventh-graders decided to make a difference by putting in some extra effort and work with a recycling program. This year, as eighth-graders, their work continues - and it continues on a competitive level. The eight-grade class has been recycling paper since last...

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