Tiger Tales

How to have a successful school career

Jayda Jones, staff writer

October 12, 2012

It is never too late to develop good study habits. If you’re starting off a new school year, or just wanting to improve your performance at school, follow some of these tips to develop essential t study habits. 1. Write down...

The Truth about Love Review

Mike Maticka, Entertainment Editor

October 12, 2012

P!nk’s latest album, The Truth about Love, has pleased critics, noting that the singer’s signature rock edge has made a bold return. From the first listen, The Truth about Love has some major potential hits. The album starts...

Thousands of shades of expression

Sam Kessler, Copy Editor

September 14, 2012

Everyone has a different way of expressing themselves, whether it is through clothes, music, hair, art, or writing, the list goes on and on. But one of the simplest ways for someone to express who they are, at least for girl...

2012: the centennial of many things

Patrick O'Connell, staff writer

April 23, 2012

2012 marks the 100th anniversary of many things we associate ourselves with. From America’s favorite cookie to a famous shipwreck, these things have been around for a century now. In 1912, an Ohio chocolate maker named Clarenc...

West has the best

Joe Wolnik, Advertsing Manager

April 23, 2012

On March 15th, six Joliet Township teachers were honored with the "Great Teacher Award," three from each campus. They contributed to the total of seventeen teachers who won this award. The six JT teachers honored were Mademoi...

Radio stations for all

Rebecca Haller, News Editor

April 23, 2012

Music is extremely important in today’s society, especially among teenagers. If you don’t enjoy music then you pulse has probably already stopped. The most popular destination for young music lover is the radio, whether that...

Geocaching: the nationwide treasure hunt

Audrey Miller, Features Editor

April 23, 2012

We all remember being overly excited for Easter when we were five and cute. We were anxious not only to see what the oversized bunny brought us, but to go Easter egg hunting, which was something we could do only once a year. What...

Principal earns prestigious title; introducing Dr. Gibson

Alexa Ortiz, Features Editor

November 22, 2011

For an average high school principal, the goal is to receive a master’s degree. But Mrs. Gibson is no ordinary high school principal. She has decided to further her degree by receiving her doctoral degree in education administration....

Importance of Red Ribbon Week

Alexa Ortiz, Features Editor

November 22, 2011

During the week of October 24, schools all across the nation participated in an event known as Red Ribbon Week. We were able to see this year’s theme was, ‘Don’t monkey around with drugs’ because the school hallways were...

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