Tiger Times


Texas High School Publications is the combined effort of newspaper, yearbook, video production and photography students at Texas High School in Texarkana, TX. THS Publications students are responsible for production of the Tiger Times school newspaper, the Tiger yearbook and the daily news source the Tiger Times Online.

The print edition is published six times per year with a press run of 1900 copies. It is distributed to all students, faculty and advertisers free of charge.

All content is produced by the student staff of Texas High. More than 100 individual staff awards have been granted in the past three years. The publications won the Gold Crown Hybrid from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association in 2013 and 2014, and is a 2015 Crown finalist. The online issue won an Interscholastic League Press Conference Gold Star award in 2013 and 2014, as well as the print edition in 2013 and 2014. The print edition also received a 2014 Pacemaker award. The publications are members of the National Scholastic Press Association, Columbia Scholastic Press Association and Interscholastic League Press Conference.

Letters to the editor are encouraged and may be dropped off in Room 50 or emailed to Langley Leverett, Celeste Anderson, Colton Johnson, Eleanor Schroeder, or the advisers. Each letter must be signed and include the student’s grade. Letters are subject to verification and editing.

All editorials, blogs and articles are the opinions of the newspaper staff and do not reflect the opinions of the adviser, school administrators or the TISD Board of Trustees.

The Tiger Times, Tiger yearbook and Tiger Times Online accept advertising. For more information, contact the publications’ office at 903.794.3891, ext. 2050.

Information about online content, multimedia and photography should be directed to Clint Smith. Questions about editorial and print edition content should be sent to Rebecca Potter.

School population: 1826

  • Seniors: 403
  • Juniors: 427
  • Sophomores: 463
  • Freshman: 542


THS Publications
Texas High School
4001 Summerhill Road
Texarkana, TX 75503

The School Newspaper of Texas High School