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Friends, family shed tears in memory of Taft High School student killed in rollover  WOAI

SAN ANTONIO - A moving ceremony took place on Saturday in memory of a teenager killed in a rollover accident earlier this week on the Far West Side.



Taft alumnus, 'Black Panther' actor dies  mySA

Ronald Glenn "Abongo" Humphrey, an alumnus of Taft High School and actor in the 2018 blockbuster film "Black Panther," has died. A death notice from Dignity ...



Northside ISD opens investigation into high school coach  KENS5.com

SAN ANTONIO — A Northside ISD coach and teacher has been placed on administrative leave as the district opens an investigation, according to officials.



16-year-old Taft High School student missing  Spectrum News

A Northside high school student is missing and authorities are asking for the public's help.



Kishana Mitchell tragically killed after driver runs stop sign  The Legal Advocate

Approximately 70000 accidents are caused each year as a result of motorists running stop signs.



Taft High School football star-turned-actor lands ‘Black Panther’ role  San Antonio Express-News

Excitement is growing for Marvel's newest superhero movie, “Black Panther,” and it turns out that San Antonio has a special reason to cheer. Abongo Humphrey ...



Former SA high school standout student-athlete, Navy grad dies at 29  KSAT 12

Condolences and tributes have poured in over the past week after it was announced that Gary Myers Jr., a former standout student-athlete at Taft High School, ...



Meet 25 NFL players from Greater Cincinnati high schools  Cincinnati.com

Here's a look at the Greater Cincinnati high school alumni on NFL rosters.



Meet Melissa Cabello Havrda, San Antonio's District 6 Councilwoman  San Antonio Current

On June 8, the City of San Antonio held runoff elections in three city council races in addition to the mayor's race. Seats for Districts 2, 4 and 6 were still up for ...



San Antonio students challenging school dress codes  San Antonio Express-News

In Harlandale Independent School District, students are challenging their district's longstanding dress code that they say oversexualizes girls and prioritizes ...



Taft HS Teacher Is One of the Worst Bakers in America  San Antonio Current

San Antonio resident Judy Welch admits she isn't a very good cook. But that doesn't mean a little heat is going to keep her out...



State might clip high school cosmetology classes — a bad move  mySA

One doesn't always leave the hairdresser looking the way one hoped. Sometimes all you need is a trim, maybe a little off the top or a quick shortening of the ...



For Texas-Born Soprano Megan Pachecano, Versatility Is A Key To Success  Texas Public Radio

Soprano Megan Pachecano makes her home in the northeast, but she's never far from her home state of Texas. “We always find each other,” she says. Even in.



EXCLUSIVE: Residents in apartment complex damaged by Hurricane Harvey could be evicted ... again  Corpus Christi Caller-Times

TAFT — Residents of the Rincon Point Apartments in Taft will soon be packing to leave their homes for the second time in less than a year. This time, the issue ...



Taft HS soccer player honored for leadership on, off the field  WLS-TV

When her father nearly died earlier this year, a Chicago high school student-athlete had to step up for her family, both on and off the field.



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 ...



Fast Times at California's Petroleum High  High Country News

A day in the life of the U.S.'s first high school academy devoted to oil production.



San Antonio Students Protest Gun Violence as Part of National Walkout  Rivard Report

At campus events across San Antonio, students walked out of their classrooms and gathered Friday to protest gun violence in the latest upswell of student ...



Eating W's? How Cowboys DT Antwaun Woods developed from fringe NFL player to starter  USA TODAY

FRISCO, Texas – Antwaun Woods says the words rang in his ears anew every morning until training camp. “There's no reason why you shouldn't be on an NFL ...



Bexar County Sheriff: Parents abused teen girl because she didn't want arranged marriage  KTRK-TV

A case of a missing San Antonio teen ended with the girl in protective custody, and her parents under arrest.



Burnet hosts third state High School BBQ Cook Off  Burnet Bulletin

Burnet Iron Dawgs member Preston Reeves wraps up his brisket during last year's Texas High School BBQ Cook Off Championship at Burnet High School.



Yorktown ISD selects new superintendent | Education  Victoria Advocate

Chad Gee began his first full week as the new superintendent for Yorktown ISD on Monday.



National Signing Day: Texas recruiting updates  Spectrum News

Future college football athletes will make their commitments throughout the day today. Follow along.



High School Basketball: St. Anthony vs. Taft  The562.org



Man shot, killed by security guard at apartment pool identified  FOX 29

SAN ANTONIO - Authorities identified the man shot and killed by a security guard following a fight at a pool late Thursday night.Nickolas Bosch, 40, was ...



UTSA receives $5 million to support new cybersecurity education pipeline  UTSA Today

(Oct. 24, 2017) -- The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) has received a five-year, $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to create a ...



San Antonio Teenager Faced Abuse for Objecting Arranged Marriage, Parents Charged  San Antonio Current

A San Antonio teenager who went missing in January has been found safe, but now her parents are facing child abuse charges, according to multiple...



Haven Announces 2019-20 Season  Broadway World

Haven Theatre, newly rebranded as Haven, announces its 2019-20 Season, kicking off this fall with its fifth consecutive DIRECTORS HAVEN, three short plays ...



Trainer for Nets' Spencer Dinwiddie explains why he and Caris LeVert will thrive with Kyrie Irving  SNY.tv

Ian Begley, SNY.tv | Twitter |. Spencer Dinwiddie isn't going to sneak up on anyone this season. He's doubled his scoring over the last three seasons and ...



San Antonio high schools: From worst to best - November 2014  mySanAntonio.com

A 2015 list published by Niche ranks 14,431 high schools based on dozens of statistics and over 4 million opinions from 280,000 students and parents.



Jay Leno Heads to the Majestic Theatre September 12  Broadway World

Acclaimed TV late night show host, admired stand-up comedian, best-selling children's book author, much-in-demand corporate speaker, lovable TV and movie ...



School bus driver shortage forcing drivers to make 'double runs'  KENS5.com

Hundreds of kids are waiting up to an hour to catch a ride home thanks to a shortage of bus drivers that's forcing buses to make double runs.



George Lopez Comes to the Majestic Theatre August 9 - 10  Broadway World

Hilarious and ground-breaking star of TV, movies, and stand-up comedy GEORGE LOPEZ brings The Wall World Tour to the Majestic Theatre (224 E. Houston ...



Bert Kreischer BODY SHOTS World Tour Comes to the Majestic Theatre  Broadway World

After the success of his sold-out inaugural theatre tour and *fresh* off the acclaim of his Netflix special, Secret Time, comedian Bert Kreischer is announcing today ...



Lavell Crawford to Perform at Charline McCombs Empire Theatre  Broadway World

Comedian Lavell Crawford, quickly becoming one of the hottest stars in the biz, is performing at the Charline McCombs Empire Theatre (226 N. St. Mary's St.) in ...



Texas Breaststroker Migs Martin Verbally Commits to TCU  SwimSwam

2014 Texas UIL 5A state champion in the 100 breast, Migs Martin, has verbally committed to the TCU Horned Frogs for 2016.



Bland sees it all as DA  Odessa American

After enrolling at Texas A&M University, Robert Newton “Bobby” Bland IV went from being a shy and lonely freshman to a sophomore confident in his speaking ...



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

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



Artist on Artist: Gary Sweeney Interviews Joan Frederick  San Antonio Current

Joan Frederick is a multi-media artist who arrived in San Antonio from Oklahoma in 1986. Beyond her artwork (which encompasses photography, sculpture and ...



Kneaders Bakery and Cafe Announces Second SA Location  San Antonio Current

Quick *service* bakeries are so hot right now. Kneaders Bakery & Cafe, which was launched in 1997 in Orem, Utah, is opening its second location...



Too Sweet To Eat: Polymer Clay Bling From Sweet Craft Jewelry  San Antonio Current

When Nicole Gonzalez set out to find her way in life after graduating from Taft High School, the San Antonio native decided to try her...



The Beachwood Reporter  The Beachwood Reporter

Alan Dershowitz, Devil's Advocate. The noted lawyer's long, controversial career—and the accusations against him. Like. Comment · Share. What a freakin' tool.



Latino Celebs With Texas Roots; Stars Born in Texas  Latina

It may be dubbed the Lone Star State, but there are many Latino stars that hail from Texas! It seems like that they say is true, everything is bigger in Texas, ...



Strike up the band  mySanAntonio.com

The band will honor composer Fred Oldencott and retired NISD band directors Leland Sharrock of Taft High School and Wallace Dierolf of O'Conner High ...



NFL Draft: Ohio State sets record with 10 picks in first three rounds  NCAA.com

Five more Ohio State Buckeyes were selected on the second evening of the 2016 NFL Draft, held at the Auditorium Theater in downtown Chicago. In the process ...



Commencement Spotlight: Charissa Munteanu, College of Sciences  UTSA Today

By Kris Rodriguez Public Affairs Specialist. (Dec. 16, 2014) -- Meet Charissa Munteanu. The 21-year-old is earning a bachelor's degree in biochemistry and ...



UAPB’s new head coach pleased with recruiting class  Pine Bluff Commercial

A celebration of University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Head Coach Cedric Thomas' first national signing day class was a success, and the Social Lounge was ...



Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky helps Chicago score the 'Most Facial Hair Friendly City'  WLS-TV

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago Bears Quarterback Mitchell Trubisky helps Chicago score the number one spot for the "Most Facial Hair Friendly City".



Subscribing Schools  Teen Ink

Teen Ink, a national teen magazine, book series, and website devoted entirely to teenage writing, art, photos and forums. Students must be age 13-19 to ...



Woman charged with attempted murder of Chicago police officer shot in Humboldt Park  WLS-TV

A 19-year-old woman was denied bail Sunday after allegedly shooting a Chicago police officer in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.



Redefining Home  San Antonio Magazine

Gail Martinez was “home” to her four kids as they moved around the world for their father's Air Force career. Then Gail was killed during last year's terrorist attack ...



#ThankATeacher Trending Before National Teacher Day On May 6th  CBS Local

(CBS SF) — If you can write an essay, thank a teacher. If you learned a second language, thank a teacher. If you know how to spell “receive,” thank a teacher.



Ex-White Sox pitcher expected to plead guilty in U.S. cocaine case  WLS-TV

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Two-time All-Star and former Chicago White Sox pitcher Esteban Loaiza is expected to plead guilty Friday in a federal cocaine distribution ...



Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boys & Girls Club re-opens in East Garfield Park after renovations  WLS-TV

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A grand re-opening celebration was held Wednesday for a renovated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boys & Girls Club facility in Chicago's East ...



Former White Sox pitcher pleads guilty on cocaine charge  WLS-TV

A former White Sox star pleaded guilty to federal drug charges on Friday.



Kevin Love, Russell Westbrook & UCLA Fab 14: Ex Bruins Tearing Up The NBA  Bleacher Report

When did UCLA basketball become so ordinary? The school has a top notch coach in Ben Howland, outstanding recruits each and every year, and a winning ...



Galen Rupp becomes 1st American to win Chicago Marathon since 2002  WLS-TV

An American won the men's Chicago Marathon for the first time since 2002 on Sunday.



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