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Obama has ideas for more accessible post-secondary education

Sydney Dauphinais, Staff Writer
January 15, 2015
Filed under News

As a freshman in high school, college seems to be pretty far off in the distance- however, the closer graduation gets, the question slowly begins to arise: What are you planning to do after senior year? Of course, there are plenty of options, and unfortunately, some come with a price tag that will ma...

2015 Golden Globes

Taylor WIlhoit, Staff Writer
January 14, 2015
Filed under News, Poplife

The 72nd annual Golden Globes ceremony was held at the Beverly Hilton hotel, January 11, 2015,  with stars dressed to the nines, decked out in beautiful gowns and handsome suits. With Amy Poehler and Tina Fey hosting for the third time, the evening was full of laughs. "Tonight all we celebrate all...

Transgender teen commits suicide

Sydney Dauphinais, Staff Writer
January 12, 2015
Filed under News

Many people are pleased to enjoy their holiday season with their families, sharing love with the people who support them the most. For 17 year old Leelah Alcorn, she wasn’t blessed with this support. The transgendered teen committed suicide this December 28th because of her Christian parents refusing to ...

History throughout 2014

Sydney White, staff writer
January 8, 2015
Filed under News

Events are constantly changing the world, whether that be for good or for bad. Some years in history are extremely notable for change and major events. 2014 impacted millions of lives. Though local to some, certain events impact even those across the world due to the severity of the issue. Major events in...

7 Year old survives a plane crash in Kentucky

Amanda Prince, Staff Writer
January 7, 2015
Filed under News

Sailor Gutzler, a seven year old girl, survived a plane crash that killed her whole family. She walked about a mile from the crash wearing only a short sleeve shirt, shorts and no shoes until she saw a house in the distance belonging to Larry Wilkins, a 71 year old man. “I come to the door and there’...

Opinions on Ferguson shooting

Opinions on Ferguson shooting

Sydney White, Staff Writer
December 8, 2014
Filed under News, Uncategorized

Michael Brown, 18, was shot dead on the streets of Ferguson Missouri August 9. The shooting and death of an African-American teenager by a Caucasian officer caused an uproar of fury and indignation across the town while news spread quickly throughout the country. On the night of August 9, 2014, poli...

A Black Friday guide

Amanda Prince, Staff Writer
November 25, 2014
Filed under News

Black friday is notorious for frustratingly long lines, thick crowds, and limited discount merchandise. But despite that, its a big occasion as shoppers hunt for amazing bargains and hope to get incredibly low prices. If you decide to wait in line for hours for your favorite store and don't end up getti...

Student hikers lost on Mount Hood

Student hikers lost on Mount Hood

Maddie Fiorante, Newspaper Editor
November 24, 2014
Filed under Features, News, Top Stories

    Students of Tigard High, junior Tyler Sims and senior Cole Cameron, found themselves lost on Mount Hood on November 8 after what was supposed to be simple weekend hike. Originally, the experienced hikers planned to follow the main trail head, Top Spur, to hike the Snow Dragon Ice Caves; but the...

Night of the livin’ blues

Sydney Dauphinais, Staff Writer
November 15, 2014
Filed under Features, News

With months of preparation behind their belt, Tigard High Jazz Bands and Guitar Ensembles performed their sets Saturday night for “Night of the Livin’ Blues” to a cafeteria full of almost 300 supporters. Candles were the centerpiece of every circular table, giving the venue a dim lighting. Col...

Veteran’s Day Assembly

Taylor Wilhoit, Staff Writer
November 7, 2014
Filed under News

The T.H.S. gym was filled on Friday as students and staff gathered with members of the community in an assembly honoring the veterans. Gus Jaramillo and senior Liz Irving presented the colors, and the veterans rose to salute their colors. As the whole gym stood for the national anthem- sung by Concert C...

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