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Tigard orchestra collaborates for last concert

By Rebecca Ramirez, staff writer

May 22, 2014

As the school year nears its end, the Tigard High Orchestra performed its last concert of the year, a cafe concert with a “downtown Portland” vibe. Before the orchestra performed full ensemble pieces, soloists were able to...

Trail Blazers stand 3-1 in playoffs series

By Rebecca Ramirez, staff writer

April 28, 2014

Last night the Portland Trail Blazers won their third game against the Houston Rockets, making the score for this playoff series a lucky 3-1. The Trail Blazers began the series on Sunday, April 20, and have been busy breaking rec...

Support THS and blast back to the 80’s

By Rebecca Ramirez, staff writer

April 25, 2014

Take a “Journey Back to the 80’s” at the 2014 Tigard High School Auction. Taking place on Saturday, April 26 at the Crown Lake Plaza in Lake Oswego, the auction will be held to raise money for the high school. Last year, the main...

THS Key Club spreads care to the world

By Rebecca Ramirez, staff writer

April 17, 2014

Every 4.6 seconds a child dies from a preventable disease. This is just one of the astonishing facts that Medical Teams International aims to educate their visitors about. Tigard’s Key Club has joined forces with Medical Teams ...

Tigard’s still got talent

By Rebecca Ramirez, Staff Writer

April 15, 2014

This year's round of Tigard's Got Talent showcased a vast range of skills; from yoyo tricks to tap dancing, the performers had it all. Tigard teachers Joe Dessert and Kristi Latimer were the judges of the talent show, and when ...

THS senior Bryan Berg named Pacific Conference Player of the Year

By Rebecca Ramirez, Staff Writer

March 17, 2014

After leading the Tigard boys basketball team to the second round of playoffs, senior Bryan Berg was named the Pacific Conference Player of the Year. This title is awarded to players who are not only a skilled player but also a t...

2014 Guitar Concert showcases talents of THS musicians

By Rebecca Ramirez, staff writer

March 6, 2014

The Tigard High guitar program showcased 18 guitar students who performed songs ranging from Led Zeppelin to Jack Johnson at the 2014 Guitar Concert. Guitar student teacher Ian Stephens introduced the first performers and the ...

Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics come to a close

By Rebecca Ramirez, Staff Writer

February 25, 2014

The 16 day event of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics finally came to a close last night. NBC aired the closing ceremony on Sunday Feb. 23, leaving various impacts on viewers. “I cried when they ended,” said junior Hannah Fullmer. ...

USA goes for the gold at Sochi

By Rebecca Ramirez, Staff Writer

February 19, 2014

As the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics continue, USA fights for a spot near the top for gold medal count. USA is currently tied with the Netherlands with 6 gold medals, and has a total of 20 medals. The first gold medal of Sochi was...