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  • THS Art Student Wins Gold

    THS Art Student Wins Gold

    March 16, 2016

    Torrington High School senior Leslie Tapia-Bernal has won a Gold Medal in the 2016 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Her winning piece was a sculpture entitled “Ancient Feathers.” Tapia-Bernal will now attend the National Ceremony at Carnegie Hall on Thursday, June 2. Her sculpture was one... READ MORE »»

    Leslie Bernia-Tapal's Gold Medal winning sculpture.

  • Massive Cuts Planned

    Massive Cuts Planned

    Victoria Rooney, Editor-in-Chief

    March 16, 2016

    According to Superintendent, Lynda Reitman, the Torrington public school district is projected to run a $719,421 budget deficit for the 2015-2016 school year. That means that before July, the Board of Education needs to compensate for this deficit somehow. Possible changes this year Reitman said that this deficien... READ MORE »»

    Spring sports could go this year; East School next year. The BOE looks at the budget tonight.

  • Seniors: The Truth About College

    Seniors: The Truth About College

    Kim Wilson, Reporter

    March 15, 2016

    As senior year comes to a wrap, we’re all worried about one thing. College. Some think it's going to be a lot of fun and they're going to party all day everyday. Others think the work load will be difficult, and the stress of it will be unbearable.  Two THS alums have come back to deliver the truth. ... READ MORE »»

    A view into the differences between high school and college, from the University of Southern California.

    Lisa Kam | Daily Trojan

  • Indoor Track Exceeds Expectations

    Indoor Track Exceeds Expectations

    Staff Reporter

    February 9, 2016

    The Torrrington High School Indoor Track Team has excelled this post-season. Both boys’ and girls’ teams saw All NVL finishes and eight athletes are moving on to the Class M State Finals. For the girls, sophomore Ariana Santos led the field with a second place finish in the 1600M and a 3rd in the 320... READ MORE »»

    THS's Indoor Track Teams face off in Class M State Finals this Saturday.


Smashing TVs in the Name of Science

The Physics classes this week engaged in the annual bowling ball drop.  See the video below, showing the ability of THS students to accurately predict...  Read More »

Archery is Important Too!

Julianna Provenano, Photography Editor

Torrington High School definitively has a plethora of sports and clubs which contribute student involvement. Football, Track, Swim, Interact, Theatre, and Band only cover some of it. Sydney Mourges and Aubrey Peterson-Hagues...  Read More »

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  • Cheerleading Has Good Season March 29, 2016

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Gina Lucia, Sports Editor

This year, our guidance counselors worked very hard to set each THS junior up with a Naviance account. Naviance is an American "college and career readiness software provider" that helps kids plan for...  Read More »

March 29, 2016 • 0 comments

Cell Phone Policy Update

March 29, 2016

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Deadly Attacks in Brussels Leave 30 Dead

Delilah Bourque, Reporter

Early Tuesday morning, two explosions rattled the Brussels Airport in Brussels, Belgium. The explosions left 10 dead before an hour later, a third explosion blew train doors off of a subway car at Maelbeek subway station,...  Read More »

March 29, 2016 • 0 comments

The Bundy Militia

Glenn Kittle, Reporter

On Saturday, January 2nd a group of armed men led by the invaded a federal wildlife reserve led by Cliven, Ammon, and Ryan Bundy in protest of his brother Steven Bundy who committed Arson in 2012 and are looking to get a...  Read More »

January 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Saudi Arabian-Iranian Cold War Heats Up

Delilah Bourque, Reporter

The countries of Saudi Arabia and Iran share a common body of water: the Persian Gulf, however that is where the similarities between the two countries end. The tensions between the two countries stem from one of the oldest...  Read More »

January 19, 2016 • 0 comments

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