The Paw

Obama has ideas for more accessible post-secondary education

By Sydney Dauphinais, Staff Writer

January 15, 2015

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 o...

Transgender teen commits suicide

By Sydney Dauphinais, Staff Writer

January 12, 2015

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 committ...

History throughout 2014

By Sydney White, staff writer

January 8, 2015

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 impac...

Let’s play basketball

By Taylor Wilhoit, Staff Writer

December 16, 2014

Basketball season has started across the country. According to the Sports & Fitness Industry Association (SFIA) over 26 million Americans play basketball. From young kids playing in the street all the way up to the NBA, people...

The Tigard army’s future

By Sydney White, Staff Writer

December 16, 2014

It is commonly heard among students and staff that THS has one of the strongest student sections, referred to as the “Tigard Army”, in the state of Oregon for high school football. Tigard football is loved by thousands at...

Which is better?

By Amanda Prince, Staff Writer

December 11, 2014

Christmas is right around the corner and families are deciding if they should put up a real or fake tree this year. Some people prefer a real tree because it give the house a fresh aroma smell. Others prefer a fake tree because...

Championship defeat against Central Catholic

By Taylor WIlhoit, Staff Writer

December 7, 2014

It took the state champions to stop Tigard. The football game didn’t turn in the Tigers' favor with a loss of 0-49, but it ended with tremendous support on and off the field. Both teams ended the season with a 13-1 record, but...