Ceramic artwork “mixes well” at Tussey

By:  Alivia Melius Things are currently “heating up” in Tussey Mountain High School’s art department. Through connections with the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art (SAMA), many new projects are now underway. As of Jan. 14, SAMA art in resident Robert Zabrosky began working again with students on “molding” […]

Titan Mental Marathon

By:   Makenzie Droll What a day! Students were busy on Thursday, January 23 attending their regular classes, posing for club pictures and running the Amazing Race.  The students had classes first and second periods, and at the beginning of the third period, the Sr. High (grades ten […]

D5 Champs Recognized

By: Colton Bishop In the month of January all the varsity football players got invited to a board meeting. At the meeting they presented the students of the month awards and towards the end of it the Titan football team got recognized for winning D5. We got called […]

TMHS student designs billboard for victim center

By: Alivia Melius For some, it may be difficult to create artwork surrounded by such a sensitive topic, but Tussey Mountain High School’s senior classman Cara Defibaugh was up for the challenge. On Nov. 21, Defibaugh entered her sketch to Your Safe Haven for a billboard in Saxton, […]

Titans accept the challenge

By:  Trista Lemin The Challenge Program made an appearance at Tussey Mountain High School for the 2019-2020 school year. “The Challenge Program mission is to build sustainable Business/ Education partnerships with introducing students to careers in their communities,” said Jason Donaldson, a representative from The Challenge Program. The […]

Titans face viruses and vital deadlines

By:  Alivia Melius Prepare face masks and hand sanitizer when visiting the Saxton area this week. Breakouts of Influenza A and especially B struck Tussey Mountain High School. A total of 131 out of 563 students in the middle school and high school were absent from school on […]

Concerts Ring in the Holiday Season

By:  Rylie Jacobs On December 13th, at 7:00 PM, Tussey’s choir and bell choir students sang and played in their annual Christmas concert. There has been a concert choir at Tussey since this school was first built in the 1960s, but the choir did shut down for quite […]

TMHS Marching Band Performs at Disney World

By:  Alivia Melius On the afternoon of Dec. 3, sounds of a familiar Pennsylvania based marching band filled the air at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. The Tussey Mountain “Titan” Band played the famous Christmas tune, “Jingle Bells” as they led the parade down Main Street in […]

Tussey hires a teacher with hidden talents

By: Colton Butler Filling a vocational vacancy made during the  2018-19 school year, Matthew Blackmon became the newest Tussey Mountain Jr/Sr High career technology teacher on August 21, 2019.  Additionally, Blackmon teaches STEM classes and a product design class. “My skill set is hands-on. The difference between my […]

TM Alumni Recruit Students for U.S. Army

By:  Chloe Ritchey On December 19, 2019, Celeste Snyder and Scott Hamilton came to Tussey Mountain High School to help recruit for the Army. Both Snyder and Hamilton graduated from Tussey in 2019. They both just graduated in Dec. 2019 from basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.  […]