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Fall brings seasonal flavors to local coffee shops

By Megan Cavanagh, Staff Writer October 4, 2021

     The fall season is coming up fast, and so are the seasonal flavors. From Starbucks to the local coffee shop Primo Espresso, on Hall Blvd. next to Plaid Pantry, coffee shops around the city are...

Rihanna always rises to the occasion with her costumes at the Met Gala. This year she wore a black overcoat and black beanie, but this 2017 file photo showed that she has stunned before.

Celebrities impress in high fashion costumes at Met Gala

By Moth Newman, Staff Writer September 17, 2021

The Met Gala is an exciting event for anyone who likes to keep up with fashion or celebrities.      Usually, the gala would have been hosted on the first Monday of May, but this year it was delayed...

Tigard students are getting back into the spirit

Tigard students are getting back into the spirit

By Cheyanne Blevins April 30, 2021

     Tigard students are finally getting back into the spirit of things.       With the crazy year that students have had to endure, there really haven’t been any opportunities to relish...

Deja Fitzwater and her grandmother play cribbage. Fitzwater has been living with her grandparents since distance learning began.

Time to be with family

By Deja Fitzwater, Staff Writer June 12, 2020

     The week after the postponing of Unity Day was a blur for me, and I can’t remember doing anything other than some household chores or finishing up some random school assignments that were given...

Although the courtyard is still a mud pit, the building is coming along around it. The business wing, commons and athletic wing will be ready for students in the fall.

Final Inspection

June 4, 2020

     On the first day of our freshman year, my peers and I walked into a building where everything was new and uncertain. The future lay ahead of us, as unknown and mysterious as all the halls and...

Mitchell Cross enjoys hunting. He was a founding member of the Trap Club.

The face-off with Trap Club continues

By Meghan Turley, Co-Editor in Chief March 3, 2020

Tigard’s Trap Club started last year with just eight students on the roster. The March 2019 issue of the magazine ran a story about the program, explaining how the team worked and how a student could...

We see you there behind that silly heart. Keep the PDA to yourselves please and thank you.

Pause the public displays of affection

By Sophie Fenton, Staff Writer February 26, 2020

     Story originally published in the January 2020 edition of The Paw, our quarterly magazine. It’s a common occurrence, a student is walking down the hall in a rush to class when suddenly...

A picture of former LA Lakers player Kobe Bryant playing against the Washington Wizards on December 3rd, 2014. Bryants basketball skills were an inspiration to many on and off the court.

Mamba Out

By Maria Sotelo, Staff Writer February 19, 2020

     Former Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna were among the victims whose lives were tragically lost on Jan. 26 when the helicopter they were aboard crashed into a hillside in...

A student is pictured entering the counseling office. The doors must open outward due to safety regulations.

Why do the Counseling Office doors open the wrong way?

By Caroline Frisiras, Staff Writer January 30, 2020

     The new wings of the school were built with state-of-the-art, innovative designs. And counseling office doors that swing the wrong way.      While most people are accustomed to the classic...

Student taking a nap in between their study sessions. Many students feel the need to catch up on sleep during the day due to late nights of studying.

Tigard students struggle with their sleep schedule

By Delena Do, Staff Writer January 28, 2020

     Teenagers are recommended eight to 10 hours of sleep per night in order to healthily function in the day. However, many students do not reach this requirement due to various reasons. Sleep acts...

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