The Paw

Track storms the season

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015

With spring in full swing, Tigard’s Track and Field has taken over. Up to two hours and five days a week, Tigard is taking their team to the next level as  the athletes advance to more competitive meets. Three meets into t...

2015 music festivals

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

April 9, 2015

As the weather gets warmer and school nears towards break, music festivals begin to pop out for the spring and summer time. Some may begin to wonder how music festivals work and the basic questions that comes along with it. For...

A guide to giving the perfect gift

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

December 11, 2014

The holidays are meant for a time of happiness, unity, and harmony, yet is considered to be the most stressful time of year with the panic of getting the perfect gift. If you’re short on money, ideas, or simply don’t know...

Winter sports to keep an eye on

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

December 4, 2014

With fall sports ending (with the exception of football heading to the state championships), winter sports is beginning. The boys and girls basketball teams plan to take this years new lineup by storm as they play in the most ...

42-41 after the third overtime against Jesuit

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014

Tigard Tigers pull out a 42-41 win after three overtimes against Jesuit Crusaders in state quarter finals at Tigard High School. By the end of the third quarter, the Crusaders had a 21-7 lead leaving the Tigers in a tough spot. With a sudden change in mindset, Tigard pulled it together in the last few minutes of the...

Tigard Tigers close out the league season with 59-26 lead over Tualatin

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

November 3, 2014

With the Tigers leading 59 to 26,  Tigard Tigers beat the Tualatin Timberwolves yet again, ending the league with a perfect 9-0 record. With Halloween on a Friday, the Tigers last league game, and not to forget, against their ul...

Fall trends

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

October 26, 2014

With fall in session, it's time to start turning in your sandals for boots, and shorts for jeans. So, what exactly should you wear to keep warm and still be trendy? From spending my time people watching in the hallways at school an...

Alzheimers Disease

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

October 20, 2014

   What is Alzheimer's Disease? Some of you may have heard the term or know of someone who has it, but not many know the meaning and effects behind the label. Alzheimer's Disease is a serious progressive mental detioration ...

October thrillers

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

October 1, 2014

With fall comes spooky. As Halloween gets closer, horror/thriller themed television shows and movies start to come out. After the success of ghosts living in the murderhouse, Nuns running an asylum, and witches protecting their ...

Fall Play “Dearly Departed” a comedy following the hectic lives of a family living in the south

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

September 26, 2014

Instead of going home as the final bell rings signaling the end of another school day, some students start to head into the cafeteria. What for? This year’s play auditions. Tigard High proudly reveals this year’s fall pl...