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2018-2019
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Tyrone Area High School
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Tyrone Area High School
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Tyrone Area High School
Stories from Tyrone Area High School
Triple Threat: Tyrone Grads Lead Penn State Altoona Lady Lions
Sports

Emma Hoover | March 14, 2019

Penn State Altoona head women’s basketball coach Casey Wilt isn’t from Tyrone and probably couldn’t tell the difference between a Macs and an East End hoagie, but she definitely knows a good Tyrone basketball…

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Groundhog Day is Bucket List Worthy
Opinions

Kolby Cowher | February 15, 2019

Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, a quaint town of just over 5,700 people, explodes to 25,000 or more every February 2 as visitors from all over the world make the pilgrimage to see Phil the Groundhog’s annual…

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Fifth Grade Transitions to Block Schedules
News

Cate Baran | February 12, 2019

The fifth graders are just like the “big kids” now. 

For the first time at Tyrone Area Middle School, the fifth grade switched classes at the end of the second marking period. This marks the end…

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Representatives of Nobel Peace Prize Winner Visit Tyrone; Thank Students for Years of Support
News

Meghan McMullen | February 5, 2019

Students from Tyrone Area High School received a visit last Friday from representatives of the organization founded to support the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Dr. Denis Mukwege.

Panzi USA Foundation…

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How Cold Is Too Cold For School?
Features

Grace LeGars | February 1, 2019

Below zero temperatures are expected tomorrow and Thursday across the region, and the school is already buzzing with speculation. How cold is it going to get? Will we have school or not? Will yet another…

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TAHS Senior Completes Trilogy of Novels
Arts & Entertainment

Olivia Watson | January 28, 2019

Tyrone senior Connor Gority has yet to graduate high school, but as a writer he already has three published books to his credit.

Gority has been working on his Elderquest trilogy for six years, and…

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Have Your Teachers Been Disappearing?
News

Sarah Jackson | January 25, 2019

Since early November, teachers at Tyrone High School have been randomly disappearing. A morning here. An afternoon there.

What is the reason for this? Don’t they understand that students need to turn…

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Pitch Perfection! Junior High Girls Soccer Complete Undefeated 2018 Season
Sports

Cate Baran | December 13, 2018

The 2018 Tyrone/Bellwood girls junior high soccer team did something never before accomplished in Tyrone soccer history, an undefeated season. 
Going 16-0, the team scored an amazing 83 goals, while…

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Sophomores Support Four Year Old With Leukemia Through Birthday Donations
Features

Hannah Gampe | October 26, 2018

When sophomores Brandon Lucas and Rodney Shultz were in fourth grade, they lost their dear friend and classmate, Adam Fink, to cancer.  This year the boys honored the memory of their friend by celebrating…

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Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Founder of Panzi Hospital
News

Meghan McMullen | October 11, 2018

The 2018 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded today to two campaigners against wartime sexual violence, Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege.  Tyrone has a special connection with one of the winners. Although his work…

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Rhodes Breaks Tyrone’s Cheerleading Gender Barrier
Sports

Grace LeGars | October 4, 2018

Sophomore Paul Rhodes may be the first male cheerleader in Tyrone High School history. Whether he’s truly the first is debatable, but either way, Rhodes is history in the making.

Rhodes got his start…

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