Tiger Times

Marching in a crown

Story by Addison Cross, Molly Kyles, and Anna Grace Jones
October 4, 2019

The Friday night lights hadn’t even illuminated when 10 girls graced the field. The homecoming court stuck their heels in the dark green turf as flags waved and the drill team’s poms shook against each other, soaking in every moment while anxiously awaiting the results. 

Drum major Skyler Black was crowned Homecoming queen Oct. 4 during the pregame ceremony before a face off between Texas High...

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Another night for the books

Story by Raelyn Albert, staff writer
October 3, 2019

People from all over Texarkana gathered at Kings Park in Wake Village on Oct.1 for National Night Out. National Night Out is an annual event where the community comes together to celebrate the partnership between law enforcement and the community. 

National Night Out first came to Wake Village 11 years ago. Many local businesses, like Wake Village Shaved Ice, have come to the event to support the...

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Rise, shine and be peppy

Story by Molly Kyles, editor in chief
October 3, 2019

Though football season is far from over, the time of stomping on gym bleachers and student stampedes has come to an end. As the sun peeks over the Math and Science building and the first drops of dew sparkle in the pit, school spirit will already be in full swing.

For the remainder of the home games, pep rallies will be held in the mornings before school rather than at the end of the day, starting...

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Tigers in the doghouse
Lions deliver Tigers loss

September 30, 2019

The John Tyler Lions showed the Tigers their first loss of the season, snapping the Tigers’ three-game win streak. Key struggles with the Tigers’ offense led to a 16-0 defeat Friday night. The past few games, the Tigers’ success could be attributed...

Serve, swing, win

September 27, 2019

A slump in sports is essentially a dry spell or drought used to define a player or team’s deterioration during their career. This troubling "spell" in sports happens to players and teams ranging from every level of every sport. Most athletes are far...

A new direction

September 27, 2019

The golf team has a lot to look forward to this season. They’ve got the talent, the drive and a new indoor facility that should be completed in December. But they also have a lot to overcome. In June, they found themselves needing a new coach and filling...

When Cultures Commingle

Story by Aislyn Echols, staff writer
October 15, 2019

There are thousands of different cultures in the world. When those cultures come together under one roof, the different rules and customs mix to make a unique blend that makes the family's routine completely their own. It’s difficult already to learn to deal with both sides of a person’s family and in turn learn to act accordingly. However, when those sides represent two cultures, there could...

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Brotherly love

Story by Emma LeFors, staff writer
October 10, 2019

Sophomore Faith Bellamy sits on the high, uncomfortable stool, working on the biology homework on her desk. She checks the time on her phone, then places it facedown on the table, revealing the sticker on the case.  The sticker that shows a dog and cat hugging with a caption that reads “I love you!” That sticker makes her think of the time when she looked out the window to see her mother’s...

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The art of creative careers

Story by Stephanie Jumper, staff writer
October 8, 2019

Located between Texas High and the murky madness of real life lies a house that thrives on paint splatters and smiles. Colorful collections of assorted paint tubes line the cabinets of the home’s most spacious room. Previously white desks, now marked with a myriad of markers and crayons, stand proudly along the room’s equally off white walls.  This spacious room has a reason behind its elaborate...

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Texas High v. Sherman football

Little HighStepper pregame performance

See you at the pole

The internet’s quest for aliens
Redefining OK
Up, up, away
Book Upgrade
Older influences
Top types of food Texarkana needs to have
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