Tiger Times

Custodian David Ames fogs a room that a symptomatic student has previously been in. When someone tests positive for COVID-19 or leaves campus due to an unidentified illness, the rooms that student attended are sanitized with disinfect.
Operation sanitization
Story by Peyton Sims, editor in chief • November 14, 2020

No one's routine is the same amidst this chaos. When the last bell rings, students storm off campus. However, there are people staying behind so students can safely return the following day. In order to follow mandatory health precautions, custodians...

Doug Brubaker speaks to an audience in the Sullivan Preforming Arts Center.  He was announced as the TISD Lone Finalist on Nov. 10.
Bringing in Brubaker
Story by Doug Kyles, news editor • November 10, 2020

Every single hand raised, and that was it. Through a unanimous vote on Nov. 10 at a TISD School District Board of Trustees meeting, Dr. Doug Brubaker was approved as the lone finalist for the position of Superintendent of schools. This was following the...

English teacher Jordan High poses in her new classroom. High began her teaching career this August alongside being a Radio DJ, dance teacher, an author and a mother.
Let’s begin
Story by Zoe Rushing, staff writer • November 11, 2020

A teacher waits anxiously for the school bell to announce the beginning of the new day. Minutes race by as she finishes the final preparations for her classroom. As she finishes...

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Remote student Nazaret Vasquez listens to publications adviser Rebecca Potter while she addresses the newspaper and photography staff. Because communication is a vital component to the curriculum of publications students, they often join the in class discussion and planning via Google Meets.
At home learning isn’t easier
Story by Katey Pappas, staff writer • November 12, 2020

The other day when I was at school, I was asked how I did on a math test. After studying for hours the night before, I was able to pull off a 100. This was not the case for some...

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The seven signees of the fall 2020 signing day stand together as Athletic Director Gerry Stanford gives words of motivation to the crowd. Ben Depriest, Trey Lavendar, Graci Henard, Mollie Johnson, Rian Cellers, Jackson Halter and Clayton Smith all committed to their colleges on Nov. 11.
Sign of the times
Story by Olivia Huckabee, staff writer • November 11, 2020

"Both of my parents, but especially my dad. He has spent countless hours on the golf course with me. He has come home early and gotten up early, just to practice with me," senior...

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photo illustration. Submitted photos by Emily Roberts and Clint Laidlaw
Peculiar pets
Story by Phoebe Neff, copy editor • November 13, 2020

possible exotic pets in the world, but you only come across the same few in every pet store you peruse. Bearded dragons, ball pythons, leopard geckos, rose-haired tarantulas, the...

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