Tiger Times

Early release day Thursday

September 28, 2010

Texas High will release students early on Thursday for Parent Conferences. Students will be released at noon. Administrators, teachers and counselors will be available for parent conferences from noon to 2 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. Report cards will be handed out to parents at this time. Those that...

TISD issues code orange

September 24, 2010

TISD is promoting the 2010 Orange Out event that will take place Oct. 22 at the varsity football game. Those who wear the 2010 ORANGE OUT T-Shirt to the game will be part of a pre-game Big Orange Victory Line as the football team takes on the Mt. Pleasant Tigers at Tiger Stadium. All proceeds from...

Tiger Times named NSPA finalist

September 13, 2010

The National Scholastic Press Association has named the Tiger Times as a finalist for the Pacemaker award. Winners will be announced for the first time at the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention on Nov. 13 in Kansas City. “At the first of the year, our staff set two goals, one...

Workshop helps prepare for senior year

September 12, 2010

Texas High School will offer a “Preparing for Senior Year 2012” workshop for any current junior student and their parents. The workshop will be held on today from 6 – 7 p.m. in the Sullivan Performing Arts Center & John Thomas Theatre. The informative session will help to prepare students...

StuCo has big plans for upcoming year

Story by Scarlett Stussy and Scarlett Stussy

August 23, 2010

Decorations, books, popsicles and a sense of haste fill Susan Waldrep’s classroom weeks before school begins. One would think that with the loss of her English classes, she would have more time to relax before the school year starts. However, she is already busier than usual, adding on to the already...

History hall move requires adjustments

Story by Casey Hitchcock, Staff Writer

August 23, 2010

The history classrooms have been moved to accommodate the grant requirements for the STEM Academy. The expansion of STEM has caused a transition for both teachers and students. “Students will probably adapt to the new classroom assignments pretty quickly,” history teacher Chuck Zach said. “It...

New librarian wants ‘more comfortable’ space

Story by Emily Hoover, News Editor

August 23, 2010

This new school year is bringing more than a few changes. From a new cheer sponsor to the almost school-wide reassignment of classrooms, students are going to have plenty to adjust to their first few days back. However, one change that will have a more subtle effect is the campus’ hiring of a new librarian,...

Old tradition; New Twist

Story by Cicely Shannon, co-editor in chief

August 20, 2010

Texas has to beat Arkansas this year, not just in football, but also in collecting food for those in need. The district that collects the most pounds will be named the TexarCANa Kick Hunger Bowl Champion. Items can be donated at any TISD campus until Sept. 9 or brought to the gate at the Texas vs....

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