• Mrs. Buchanan awarded Teacher of the Year

    Mrs. Buchanan awarded Teacher of the Year

    Anna Catherine Kueng, Editor-in-Chief

    February 23, 2017

    Whether she's downstairs on A Wing, in the cafeteria, or upstairs, Mrs. Tricia Buchanan can always be found with a smile on her face and eager to help any Trojan that crosses her path. Her heart for teaching is evident and on Wednesday morning, she was recognized publicly as the 2017 Teacher of the Year. "I...

  • Lee hits it off with the Knights

    Lee hits it off with the Knights

    Brian Cendejas, Sports Editor

    February 6, 2017

    Last Tuesday afternoon, Jake Lee made his dream of playing baseball at the collegiate level a reality. By signing on the dotted line, Lee made his commitment to play for Danville Community College (DCC). Lee will be studying Precision Machining. After his two years in Danville, Lee intends to transfer...

    Front Row: Angela Rigney (Principal of PCTC); Elizabeth Lee (sister); Daniel Lee (father); Jake Lee; Jennifer Watson (mother); Kirsten Harper (Asst. Principal THS) Second Row: Brian Boles (Principal THS); Mark Austin (Asst. Baseball Coach); Barry Shelton (Head Baseball Coach); Lane Woods (Asst. Baseball Coach); Ed Newnam (Athletic Director THS); George Henderson (Tunstall District School Board Member)

    Brian Cendejas

  • Sage McBride agrees to tackle UVa-Wise

    Sage McBride agrees to tackle UVa-Wise

    Abby Scarce, Features Editor

    February 1, 2017

    On the first Wednesday of every February, high school seniors across the country have their dreams come true as they sign a binding National Letter of Intent to play football for a college that is a member of the United States National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). On the morning of February...

    McBride signs his Letter of Intent to play college football this upcoming fall with family, coaches, and Principal Bowles supporting him

    Abby Scarce

  • Yearbook: learning about the people behind the pages

    Yearbook: learning about the people behind the pages

    Kristin Farris and Joshua Bowling

    January 26, 2017

    The yearbook staff puts their blood, sweat , and tears into every book they publish. Without the yearbook staff, some of the most memorable moments at THS would have never been captured. Anything involving the school, the yearbook staff is there to capture the moment. The yearbook is great, but it wouldn't...

  • Humans of Tunstall

    Humans of Tunstall

    January 20, 2017

    In the long, crowded halls, it's easy to pass by people without thinking anything else about them. But, everybody has a purpose and voice that sets them  apart from being just another student. Humans of THS wants to capture that.

Making an impact one meal at a time

Making an impact one meal at a time

Anna Catherine Kueng, Editor-in-Chief

On Friday, Jan. 13,  students crowded into the lunchroom not to eat food, but rather to pack food so others can have meals. The annual Stop Hunger Now event is one that Interact Club members always look forward to, not...

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Discussing the traffic in a ’roundabout’ way

Discussing the traffic in a ’roundabout’ way

Justin McCune, Reporter

During the years and months preceding May 2014, Virginia Department of Transportation and West Piedmont Planning District Commission had received numerous complaints from the community about the four-way intersection that...

December 12No Comments

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Mrs. Buchanan awarded Teacher of the Year

Mrs. Buchanan awarded Teacher of the Year

Anna Catherine Kueng, Editor-in-Chief

Whether she's downstairs on A Wing, in the cafeteria, or upstairs, Mrs. Tricia Buchanan can always be found with a smile on her face and eager to help any Trojan that crosses...

February 23No Comments

Yearbook: learning about the people behind the pages

Yearbook: learning about the people behind the pages

Kristin Farris and Joshua Bowling

The yearbook staff puts their blood, sweat , and tears into every book they publish. Without the yearbook staff, some of the most memorable moments at THS would have never...

January 26No Comments

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Enjoying the endless freedom of speech

Enjoying the endless freedom of speech

Noah Barker, Reporter

I can write this. I can say this. I can shout whatever I so please from the roof of my house (as long as I'm not waking anyone). I have the ability to think for myself and the right to show it. I have...

December 16No Comments

Writing a letter to 2016

Writing a letter to 2016

December 14

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How to spread cheer on VDay (even if you’re single)

How to spread cheer on VDay (even if you’re single)

Anna Catherine Kueng, Editor-in-Chief

Valentine's Day is approaching, which I'm sure you know if you have stepped foot into any grocery store lately. Heart balloons line the ceilings, dozens of pink cookies are...

February 8No Comments

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