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, the daily news source the Tiger Times Online, and social media channels under @thsstudentmedia.

The print edition is published four 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. Staff members have won numerous individual awards over the past decade. The publications won the Gold Crown Hybrid from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association in 2018. The yearbook, print and online issues won an Interscholastic League Press Conference Gold Star award in 2018. The print edition was a finalist for the Pacemaker Award in 2017 and the online edition received a Pacemaker Award in 2018. The publications are members of the National Scholastic Press Association, Columbia Scholastic Press Association and Interscholastic League Press Conference.

Letters to the newspaper editors are encouraged and may be dropped off in Room 50 or emailed to Peyton Sims, Cate Rounds, or the advisers. Each letter must be signed and include the student’s grade. Letters are subject to verification and editing.

For yearbook, please send letters to the editors to Room 50 or the advisers. The yearbook editors in chief are Cayli Clack, MaryClaire Wright and Evelyn Patterson.

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: 1795

  • Seniors: 395
  • Juniors: 442
  • Sophomores: 430
  • Freshman: 528


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

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