Tiger Times

No note, more problems

No note, more problems

Story by Addison Cross, news editor

October 2, 2018


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Students often find it hard to make time to get help in classes they struggle with, so many attempt to find help from teachers before school. However, only with a note from a teacher may a student access assistance in the morning before school. The note policy has become an area of concern among student...

Jury of our peers

Jury of our peers

Story by Craig Crawford, in-depth editor

September 28, 2018


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Judge Bill Miller came to Texas High on Tuesday to talk to Hunter Davis’ A3 Government AP class period. Davis’ third period class is studying the three branches of government. Davis brought in judge Miller to talk more about the judicial branch and his field of work. Bill Miller is the father o...

From trash to treasure

From trash to treasure

Story by TJ Wall, sports editor

September 27, 2018


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The head of the culinary arts department, Cory House, has received approval to transform the old TigerVision truck into a food truck. TigerVision obtained an ambulance that they are in the process of remodeling in order to make it suitable for its purpose— a mobile production vehicle. “[TigerVision is] ...

Join the TEAMS

Join the TEAMS

Story by Joseph Asher, staff writer

September 26, 2018


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This summer, KnoMi was terminated, ending the website where people could access grades along with other resources. Although this way to connect has been erased, there is a solution through a free app that is both accessible and operational. Before, everyone had a KnoMi account and could log into KnoMi...

Clear bag policy now in place at Marshall ISD

Clear bag policy now in place at Marshall ISD

Story by Craig Crawford and Charli Hueter

September 22, 2018


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A new policy at Marshall Independent School District, as of Sept. 10, reads: “Marshall ISD will be instituting a Clear Bag Policy at ALL athletic events. A copy of the policy is available at the Maverick ticket office. Bags must be clear and not exceed 12 inches by 12 inches by 6 inches, or be a cl...

Helping out hunger

Helping out hunger

Story by Nathan Morriss, staff writer

September 19, 2018


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Harvest Texarkana kicked off Hunger Action Month this September. For each day throughout the month, the organization has a theme which offers ways you can help the community through donations and other deeds. “Hunger Action Month was started by the food banks that make up the Feeding America n...

En garde!

En garde!

Story by Cate Rounds, staff writer

September 13, 2018


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Over Labor Day weekend, eight theater students went to Houston for the annual Texas Intensive Stage Combat Workshop. After being wiped out by Hurricane Harvey last year, they were ready to get the program back on track. The workshop has been held for 15 years at the University of Houston. “My buddy Bri...

Services to be Saturday for Grace Comer

Services to be Saturday for Grace Comer

September 11, 2018


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Funeral services for senior Virginia Grace Comer will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at Chapelwood Funeral Home with Mark Posey officiating. Burial will follow in Chapelwood Memorial Gardens. Because of Grace's love of color and vibrant personality, the family is asking those attending to wear a ...

News on Newk’s

News on Newk’s

Story by Cate Rounds, staff writer

September 10, 2018


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Newk’s Eatery has plans to open in Texarkana on Dec. 1. Newks will be joining the list of restaurants like McAlister’s Deli, Julie’s Deli, and Sonic that are near Texas High School. Last year, it was announced that the franchise would add Texarkana as one of its 100 locations in 13 states. The new ...

Seniors to remember lost classmates

Seniors to remember lost classmates

Story by Autumn Golden, news editor

September 6, 2018


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As the sun begins to rise over the courtyard Friday morning, the senior class will remember two of their fallen classmates. Before the school year started, DeQuavion “Dee” Lewis died on July 7 from a rare heart disease. Earlier this month, the class of 2019 also lost Grace Comer on Aug. 19 in a car accident. “While we are th...

Former teacher charged with sexual assault

Former teacher charged with sexual assault

Story by Lindsey Egger, editor in chief

September 6, 2018


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A former Texas High School teacher has been charged in Miller County, Ark., with sexual assault in the first degree. Carlton Bailey, 26, was arrested July 24 and charges were filed Aug 30. According to court documents, Bailey allegedly had sexual contact with an 18-year-old female student of his around Ma...

REDI for a new era

REDI for a new era

Story by Joseph Rodgers, editor in chief

September 6, 2018


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Governors Greg Abbott and Asa Hutchinson of Texas and Arkansas joined the mayors of Texarkana and many representatives and senators from both state legislatures to make a historic announcement at the courthouse downtown on Tuesday. To facilitate economic development for the greater Texarkana area, the...

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