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Sam Houston HS In Arlington Placed On Lockdown After Report Of Possible Weapon On Campus  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

ARLINGTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Arlington police responded to Sam Houston High School in regards to a fight at around 9 a.m. Friday. A school resource ...



Naked man jumps on car and exposes himself near Sam Houston High School  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- You can't make some things up, like the story of a naked man jumping on a car with a mom behind the wheel and her two young ...



Sam Houston coach accused of 'inappropriate communications' to 2 students resigns  mySA

An athletic coordinator at Sam Houston High School in San Antonio resigned on Tuesday after he was accused of "inappropriate communications" with two ...



‘Even in death, she is still teaching.’ DFW educator stayed true to her mission  Star-Telegram

Judy Thomas had been a part of Arlington's Sam Houston High School since it began in 1965. Even as she was battling cancer, she was raising money for ...



Just Keep Livin': After teacher's sudden passing, Arlington Sam Houston students receive support from Matthew McConaughey  Dallas News

Editor's note: This story was originally published on March 5, 2019. We're bringing it back as we journey through our top stories from the 2018-19 school year.



Sam Houston's Silas Ardoin becomes Louisiana's first-ever HS gold glove winner  VYPE

By Brady Renard MOSS BLUFF, La. (KPLC) - The Sam Houston Broncos are coming off its best season since joining Class 5A as Big Sam held a national ...



SAISD investigating students' allegations against Sam Houston HS athletic coordinator  KSAT 12

The San Antonio Independent School District placed an athletic coordinator at Sam Houston High School on leave while the district investigates allegations from ...



Lockdown At High School In Arlington Lifted After Report Of Possible Weapon  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Arlington police responded to Sam Houston High School in regards to a fight at around 9 a.m. Friday. A school resource officer had reported seeing someone ...



State orders Sam Houston High School closed  Houston Chronicle

The Texas education commissioner ordered Sam Houston High School to close Thursday but in the same breath gave the Houston school district another shot ...



Shaquille O'Neal Wishes Cole High School Basketball Team Good Luck in State Championship Semifinal Game  San Antonio Current

Cole High School's basketball team is ready to compete for its second UIL state title with the support of the legend who helped secure the...



Success is in the bag  KENS5.com

Texas activist raises money one handbag at a time.



Student-made robots drive, lift and open doors to the future for east-side youth  KENS5.com

Sam Houston High School is home of the 2969 Robotics Team currently gearing up for a big UIL competition. With only a few months left to prepare, the students ...



After 50 years at Sam Houston High, cancer survivor vows: 'I'm doing what I can to stay'  Star-Telegram

Judy Thomas has refused to let cancer define her. Despite chemo treatments, she's helped raise money for scholarships at Sam Houston High School. Arlington ...



Guard changing at Sam Houston High School  mySanAntonio.com

After eight years as principal at Sam Houston High School, Darnell White has been named director of student support services for the San Antonio Independent ...



Video shows Sam Houston High School student apparently spitting at teacher  KPRC Houston

HOUSTON - HISD and HISD police are investigating an altercation that took place between a student and a teacher at Sam Houston High School. A video of the ...



3 students arrested after loaded gun confiscated at Arlington school  Fort Worth Star Telegram

The weapon was confiscated without incident Tuesday, police said.



San Antonio Juneteenth Association celebrates emancipation  San Antonio Express-News

The San Antonio Juneteenth Association will host several events celebrating the 154th anniversary of June 19th, the day when more than 200000 slaves in ...



SAISD Planning New Fox Tech Program to Graduate RNs  Rivard Report

San Antonio Independent School District is planning to start a new program by fall 2020 that would graduate high-school students as certified registered nurses, ...



Meet Houston's Young Mariachis in the Making  Houstonia Magazine

An afternoon at MECA, where kids of all ages learn the art form.



Team Up Houston introduces at-risk youth to off-field sports careers  Chron.com

Niiobli Armah knew there had to be a better way to engage at-risk kids. The senior consultant with Bloomberg Associates, a nonprofit consulting firm, had been ...



SAISD Plans to launch high school cybersecurity program  KENS5.com

As the technology industry continues to grow, SAISD wants to make sure their students are prepared for the workforce.



Houston Is Getting Its Own LBJ Statue  Houstonia Magazine

A lot of people were confused when word first got out that Charles Foster, a local immigration attorney, had decided to build a monument to Lyndon B. Johnson.



Sam Houston boys strive to match success of 1988 title team  Houston Chronicle

Nestled in a long hallway on the north side of Sam Houston High School sits a series of display cases. [...] one in particular has special meaning to basketball ...



Arlington ISD Offering Free Summer Meal Program  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Arlington Independent School District is participating in the Summer Food *Service* Program. Breakfast and lunch will be provided to all children, ages 1 through ...



Battle of Flowers Band Festival features more than 30 high school bands  550 KTSA

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News)- More than 5,000 high school students participated in this year's Battle of Flowers Band Festival at Alamo Stadium. Three featured ...



Sam Houston HS student identified as victim in Arlington double murder  FOX 4 News

A 17-year-old girl is one of the victims of a double murder in Arlington.



17-year-old victim and Good Samaritans describes attempted kidnapping near Sam Houston HS  KTRK-TV

A high-speed chase through Houston neighborhoods is not unheard of, but this one served a purpose and a young woman believes it saved her life.



Countdown to kickoff: Sam Houston ready to turn things around  Fort Worth Star Telegram

Healthy head coach Anthony Criss is back for Arlington Sam Houston. So is junior quarterback Jacob Dollar, who started all 10 games as a sophomore.



Arlington ISD to send cheer squads to school going through tragedy  WFAA.com

In the hallways of Sam Houston High School Monday, an unusual cheer rang out from the school's Varsity squad.



Major 2016 SAISD Bond Construction to Start by End of Year  Rivard Report

As a district, San Antonio Independent School District doesn't have many peers, with its stock of aging buildings, historic properties, and an obligation to follow a ...



This Mexican musical tradition is now an official sanctioned high school event in Texas  Fort Worth Star-Telegram

The 2019 State Mariachi Festival is a fully sanctioned UIL performance event for the first time. The Fort Worth school district is sending a record four programs to ...



Graduation rates increasing at local high school  KENS 5 TV

San Antonio – A dramatic increase in the graduation rate at Sam Houston High School shows that recent community efforts aimed at improving the future of local ...



Arlington high school student arrested for bringing gun to school  FOX 4 News

An Arlington high school student was arrested Thursday afternoon for bringing a gun to school, a district official confirmed.



Sam Houston H.S. Football Coach Recovering After Stroke  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

When the Sam Houston High School football team takes the field Thursday night, they'll be playing for more than pride. Their head coach suffered a stroke ...



San Antonians Celebrate Juneteenth Freedom Day on East Side  Spectrum News

SAN ANTONIO – Members of the community joined the San Antonio Juneteenth Coalition for the 40th anniversary of Texas' 1979 legislation of the Juneteenth ...



Houston's New Kinder High School For Performing, Visual Arts Blends Classrooms, Creativity  Forbes Now

One of the oldest arts education high schools in the country is getting one of the newest flagship facilities as Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual ...



Play in SA: Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, rock climbing, crafts & more!  WOAI

FRIDAYS! ROCK CLIMBING & MORE: https://thedistrictsa. com/ WHEN: Friday, January 18th, 5PM - 10PM. WHERE: The District, 2424 Broadway St, San ...



Police: Marshall HS football player fatally shot by uncle during argument in southwest Houston  KTRK-TV

Drew Conley, a Fort Bend Marshall High School football player, was killed by his uncle Monday night in southwest Houston.



Krum ISD audits high school after administrators are accused of tampering with their kids' grades  Dallas News

Scores of students and parents gathered before Krum High School's football game Friday, not to support the team but to denounce the school's...



Sam Houston vs. Burbank  KENS 5 TV

01 / 30. Sam Houston High School defeated Luther Burbank High School 20-13 Thursday night. (Photo by Antonio Morano). 02 / 30. Sam Houston High School ...



Aldine ISD will name new school after Huntsville native Marine Jones  Huntsville Item

Marine Jones was surprised when she heard the news. The Aldine Independent School District soon would be naming a school in her honor.



IMPACT Wrestling, NFL Dallas Alumni Association, HELP Consulting, Inc. and The SCORE Program Team Up for Slammiversary  Yahoo Finance

SCORE participants and Dallas Police Officers enjoy a night of wrestling and fellowship at Slammiversary XVII live on pay-per-view. TORONTO , DALLAS , and ...



13-year-old girl dies after being involved in fight outside Texas school  mySanAntonio.com

A teenager hospitalized after a fight outside a southeast Houston middle school died Wednesday, police said. Kashala Francis, 13, was involved in an ...



Judy Thomas has refused to let cancer define her  Fort Worth Star Telegram

Judy Thomas becomes emotional when talking about Sam Houston High School students at her home in Arlington, TX, Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Thomas has ...



Neighbors From Amber Guyger’s Childhood React To Deadly Shooting Of Innocent Man  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

ARLINGTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The neighborhood street in East Arlington is lined with houses built in the 1950's. Most of them, according to a resident of ...



Actor Matthew McConaughey And Rangers To Host Play Ball Event  Patch.com

Actor Matthew McConaughey, Rangers To Host Event - Arlington, TX - The team's partnership with McConaughey and his foundation dates back to May 2011.



Teacher Sentenced To 20 Years For Having Sex With Students  CBS 11

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) — A 38-year-old Arlington teacher was sentenced to the maximum 20 years in prison on Wednesday for having sex with five ...



San Antonio’s annual Juneteenth parade celebrates community  mySanAntonio.com

Led by blaring horns from the Sam Houston High School marching band, a squadron of Buffalo Soldier re-enactors on horseback and a cavalcade of Bexar ...



Clown hoax reaches Houston  KHOU.com

Now the threats are in Houston, and several schools and police departments are calling them a hoax.



Dayton twins donate $2,000 to Santa Fe victims  Chron

Dayton twins are learning life lessons from their parents and the world around them. The 10-year-old boys have already figured out their niche in life, and it's in ...



Catching up with 2018 TCU Basketball commit Kendric Davis  Yahoo Sports

One of the top players that will ever grace the court in Schollmaier Arena is Kendric Davis out of Houston, TX.



Sam Houston coach R.A. Johnson made difference  San Antonio Express

R.A. Johnson was a highly successful football coach at Sam Houston High School, winning 105 games in 14 seasons with eight district championships. [.



HAMILTON'S #EduHam Program Comes to Dallas  Broadway World

The innovative educational program that debuted at HAMILTON on Broadway continues in Dallas on Thursday, May 2 when over 3200 students and teachers ...



Did Adam Busby Go To College? Here's What's Known About The 'OutDaughtered' Star's Education  Romper

With TLC's OutDaughtered back on for Season 4, the quints have started preschool. But where did the Busbys get their own education? After all, diehard fans ...



After 52 years, Hutcheson Junior High’s last semester as a school is bittersweet  Fort Worth Star Telegram

Students at Guy C. Hutcheson Junior High School are looking forward to an exciting summer away from classes, of course, but signs of bigger changes are ...



Community briefs - Northeast Herald  mySanAntonio.com

Help create Quilt of Valor. on National Sew Day. A Quilt of Valor will be constructed on National Sew Day, Feb. 2, at the Cibolo Grange Hall, 413 N. Main St.



These S.A. schools had the highest number of fights during the 2017-18 academic year  mySA

San Antonio-area schools reported more than 2,800 incidents of fighting between students during the 2017-18 academic year, according to Texas Education ...



Sam Houston coach Milyse Lamkin is dead at 52  mySanAntonio.com

Sam Houston High School girls basketball coach Milyse Lamkin, 52, died Thursday after battling cancer, the school's principal, Darnell White, confirmed. Funeral ...



"All In" host boosts Arlington's ratings with hometown television show  Arlington Voice

Sharing Arlington's stories comes naturally to a man who's passionate about people.



Texas colleges dominate choices of Tarrant County valedictorians, salutatorians  Dallas News

These are the 2018 valedictorians and salutatorians for public, private and charter schools in Tarrant County. (V) indicates valedictorian; (S) indicates ...



More Sex Allegations Lead To Re-Arrest Of Teacher  CBS Local

ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – A former Arlington schoolteacher, accused in February of having an improper relationship with two students, is back in jail.



Arlington teen found in shallow grave was shot multiple times, officials say  Fort Worth Star Telegram

A teenager whose body was one of two found Monday in a shallow grave behind an Arlington home died from multiple gunshot wounds, the Tarrant County ...



Suspect accused of exposing self to 12-year-old near school appears in court  KTRK-TV

A man who is accused of exposing himself to a 12-year-old girl as she got off the bus last week appeared in court on Wednesday morning.



This Day in Black History: Astronaut Dr. Bernard Harris becomes first African American to walk in space  CW39 Houston

HOUSTON – Astronaut Dr. Bernard Anthony Harris Jr. was born on June 26, 1956 in Temple, Texas. Education has always been important to Dr. Harris. In 1974 ...



Fallen Grand Prairie police officer loved by many, including DFW high school coach  Fort Worth Star-Telegram

A.J. Castaneda, who had served more than five years with the Grand Prairie Police Department, was killed on June 7 when he was hit by an out-of-control car as ...



Scholarship Program To Recruit Male Teachers Of Color Launches in San Antonio  Texas Public Radio

A local mentor and advocacy group is launching a new scholarship program to encourage black and Latino men to become teachers.



S.A. school names reflect history  San Antonio Express-News

School names in S.A. reflect history — and different local traditions.



Community Prepares to Say Goodbye To Longtime Arlington Junior High School  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

One of Arlington's oldest junior high schools will soon close forever, but not before community members get a chance to say goodbye.



Convicted man laughs at mother of teen he killed, gets 25 years  mySanAntonio.com

Shortly after he was sentenced to 25 years in prison for murder, the killer of a 16-year-old Sam Houston High School football player sneered and laughed at the ...



Arlington man fatally shot near high school identified  Fort Worth Star Telegram

A man fatally shot near Sam Houston High School early Tuesday was identified Wednesday.



LIVE UPDATES: High school football playoff games from around DFW and the rest of Texas!  Star-Telegram

The high school football playoffs are here with a great slate of games this evening. Follow along below for live updates from all the games around Dallas-Fort ...



Retired teacher helped integrate Huntsville High School  Huntsville Item

September 7, 1965 was an average day in Huntsville. Students slowly got out of bed and headed off to school for the first day of class.



These 25 schools had the lowest average SAT scores in Bexar County  mySanAntonio.com

The average 2017 SAT score for Bexar County schools was about 55 points lower than the average for schools across Texas, according to data recently ...



James, Joyce L. 1934-20107 | Obituaries  News-Press Now

HOUSTON, Texas Joyce Lee Osburn James was born January 1, 1934, in Fairfax, Missouri, to James and Mary Lou Osburn. She passed away on August 22, ...



Why the Arlington ISD's new career and technical center is being called a 'game-changer'  Fort Worth Star Telegram

After years of planning, dreaming and finally budgeting for a bond package, Arlington school administrators finally have been able to put a big bow on the new ...



How Montrose became Montrose  Chron.com

Montrose is clinging to its reputation as Houston's patch of eccentricity. Bound by the Southwest Freeway, Allen Parkway, Shepherd and Midtown, it's now a ...



Police interview 2 teens in Arlington Twitter threat hoax  FOX 4 News

Parents were picking up some students and there was extra security at Arlington Bowie High School on Tuesday after a possible threat was made against the ...



30 years ago: Patrick Swayze comes home, 'Bad' news, short skirts  Houston Chronicle

Well, Harvey muscled out everything I had planned for Bayou City History at the end of August. Oh, I made it through the storm OK, but getting readers news and ...



High School Football Helmets in Houston, Texas  Texan Live

Football Helmets from Houston, Texas and teams we have covered over the years. - High School Helmet, Football sports, helment, tx.



Arlington school district trustees appoint principals, assistant principals  Fort Worth Star Telegram

The Arlington school district has announced several campus administrative appointments. Lora Thurston has been named principal of the consolidated ...



For Sale: LBJ's Old Montrose Digs  Houston Press

While Hair Balls has been going all Doris Kearns Goodwin with our presidential history, we might as well tell you that LBJ's one-time Montrose crash pad is on ...



Legendary 'Wondrous' Warren McVea still going strong at 70  KENS5.com

One of the most elusive and exciting running backs in state history, Warren McVea helped lead Brackenridge to the Class 4A state championship as a junior in ...



Houston veteran shares tales of Korean War  CW39

HOUSTON — "Hey, I'm a dedicated, very dedicated American," says Joe Ramirez, Sr. He is also a proud American. He's seen a lot in his 85 years. But when he ...



Boss shot employee to death in shower because he was having affair with his wife: Prosecutors  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A 23-year-old suspect has been arrested and charged in the death of his employee, who was shot while he was in the shower at his ...



VIDEO: Kevin Dawson leading Humble with high-scoring performances  Texan Live

By Joshua Koch TexanLive.com. HOUSTON – Humble senior Kevin Dawson has been the key to the Wildcats' success this season. Leading the team with 18 ...



Mom and daughter chase down man accused of trying to kidnap teen girl, video shows  Fort Worth Star Telegram

A mom and daughter pair are being hailed as heroes after they saw a man allegedly trying to kidnap a 17-year-old girl as she walked to her Houston, Texas high ...



Arrest stuns those who knew teen  San Antonio Express

The senior at Sam Houston High School entered her culinary arts class carrying a Thanksgiving-themed writing assignment from another class: "I am most ...



$450 Million Bond Could Pay To Renovate 13 Schools; Upgrade Technology  Texas Public Radio

In November, voters in the San Antonio Independent School District will decide on two measures that would raise money to renovate aging schools; provide.



Boy,15, accused of making social media threats against Arlington Bowie  Fort Worth Star Telegram

A second Bowie High School student has been arrested in connection with social media threats Tuesday against the school, prompting hundreds of students to ...



Young chefs compete in San Antonio's first junior chef competition  KENS 5 TV

A junior chef competition for kids on the east side has kids dreaming big in the kitchen.



New Arlington schools to be named for 6 educators  Fort Worth Star Telegram

School trustees named four new facilities being built in the Arlington school district for six retired educators last week in a special meeting and ceremony at ...



Medal of Honor recipient wasn't always celebrated  Chron.com

On Aug. 23, 1945, a man from Missouri who commanded an artillery battery in World War I draped a decoration around the neck of a young infantry soldier from ...



Benge, Bobby  Waco Tribune-Herald

Bobby Benge. May 16, 1932 - May 22, 2018. Bobby J. Benge, 86, of Waco, passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Services will be June 4, 2018, at Grace ...



Arlington shows its patriotic colors with annual July Fourth parade  Fort Worth Star Telegram

Tens of thousands of spectators cheered the floats, drill teams, classic cars and other components of the 52nd Arlington 4th of July Parade on Tuesday morning.



Huntsville native who won Super Bowl with Chiefs passes away in Canada  Huntsville Item

Robert Holmes, a Huntsville native who helped the Kansas City Chiefs win their only championship in 1970, recently passed away.



Arlington Park Plaza Mural Being Painted Over  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Disappointment is echoing through a group of artists in Arlington, including high school and college students, who painted the popular Park Plaza Mural Project.



New Caney High School live coverage of Texas High School Football  Texan Live

New Caney High School video stream live football from Houston, Texas - Texas High School Football, live games, video feeds, streams, streaming live.



Ortega takes reins for Trojan football  Pleasanton Express

Rene Ortega is settling in as the new Charlotte football head coach after being announced on July 5. He has led the Trojans through two evenings of 7-on-7s, ...



Dallas police officer who shot neighbor fired by department  The Associated Press

DALLAS (AP) — A white Dallas police officer who fatally shot her black neighbor inside his own apartment was fired Monday, the same day the man was being ...



Patrol car gets tricked-out rims for community event  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- A yearly Building Bridges basketball tournament and community event with the Harris County Constable Precinct 1 office has a brand new ...



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