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Flex Day Vs. Snow Day

By: Ruthie Saylor Would you rather have a flex day or a snow day? This can be a controversial question among students. Tussey Mountain has experienced three days off of school due to weather this school year. Two of these days were snow days and one of these […]

Bocce Team Embraces Inclusivity at TMHS

By: Tyler Lambing Cheers could be heard from the opponents teams at the scrimmage with Huntingdon, when the Titans scored a point at the newly formed Bocce match. It is rare for the other team to cheer on their rival, but in Bocce that’s what it is all […]

Preparing For the Game 

By: Vanessa Clark The Titan athletes have many things they do before every game. The things they do could prevent injury or help them perform better during the game. Many athletes prepare in many different ways. Some athletes might have had a previous injury that they need to […]

Time Marches On

By: Ruthie Saylor Mr. Alexander Swakhamer is Tussey Mountain’s new Band Director after Mrs. Bonnie Jenkins’ retirement at the end of the 2022 school year. He started this year at the beginning of the term and has been advising bands like Sr. High Concert Band, Jr. High Concert […]

Dance the Night Away

By: Tyler Lambing Every year Tussey Mountain holds a fundraiser dance called Homecoming. This year on October15, 2022, from 7-10 P.M., the sophomore class held Homecoming. Senior Kaitlyn Lashinsky says,“Homecoming is a yearly dance, for the senior high, where we all get to dress up and go dance […]

A Change in PRIDE

by Tyler Lambing This year there have been many changes to the PRIDE program to promote positive behavior among the Tussey Mountain student body.  The PRIDE team constantly strives to improve and change the program to help students. This year they gave the program a complete revamp, getting […]

Who Done It?

By: Ruthie Saylor Forensics class is a relatively new class offered at Tussey Mountain. The class originated two years ago and was started with Brittany Buterbaugh and Sarah Elder. They both expressed interest in forensic science and decided to start the class. Now the class is run solely […]

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Why Do Our Chromebooks Shut Down Randomly?

By: Paige Grove At Tussey Mountain High School, students have been having problems with their Chromebooks. The computers would shut down randomly and students don’t know why. It’s been happening a lot to different students. Jeremy Jessie (IT Specialist) said,  “The common problem that  has happened to the […]