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Popular Brackenridge High hangout closing in January  mySA

On a sunny day in 2008, Guillermina “Minnie” Castillo was driving past Brackenridge High School's football field when she spotted a vacant brick building across ...



Los Angeles Ram's Player Ramon Richards Returns to his Roots  Spectrum News

SAN ANTONIO — NFL Los Angeles Ram cornerback Ramon Richards lived through the struggle many people experience on San Antonio's east side.



Three Former San Antonio High School Athletes Make It to Super Bowl LIII  San Antonio Current

San Antonians watching Super Bowl LIII may spot a few familiar faces. Local sports fans can take pride in knowing the Alamo City will be...



Leading Ladies: 'Girls run the world' at one local high school  KENS5.com

Six women lead the charge in the administration of Brackenridge High School.



Brackenridge High School turns 100  San Antonio Express-News

When George W. Brackenridge donated land on what was then the south side of San Antonio for an educational institution, he included $40,000 for a building ...



3 former San Antonio-area athletes are heading to the Super Bowl  Houston Chronicle

San Antonio may not have an NFL team to send to the Super Bowl, but it does have three players on a Super Bowl 2019 team. Three of the athletes listed on the ...



Three former San Antonio-area football players are on a Super Bowl team  550 KTSA

Los Angeles Rams' Josh Reynolds can't catch a pass during the first half of the NFL football NFC championship game against the New Orleans Saints, Sunday, ...



Leading ladies: 'Girls run the world' at local high school  KENS5.com

There are six leading ladies in the administration at Brackenridge High school who inspire students inside and outside of the classroom.



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, ...



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 ...



Diversity takes center stage in SAISD's production of Hairspray Jr.  KENS5.com

SAN ANTONIO — Four San Antonio I.S.D. high schools are working together on a theater production of Hairspray Jr. The project demonstrates acceptance of ...



Brackenridge High School celebrates 100 years of educating  Spectrum News

SAN ANTONIO - Brackenridge High School students and staff are celebrating a century for the institution. The school was first dedicated on Nov. 1, 1917, and on ...



Former Brackenridge quarterback Castillo embodied state champs' grit  KENS 5 TV

SAN ANTONIO – Victor “Vic” Castillo played on the Brackenridge High School varsity football team for only one season, but what a glorious season it was for him ...



San Antonio ISD holding community meetings for schools to be renovated  KENS5.com

San Antonio ISD is holding community meetings for each of the 13 schools getting major renovations under Bond 2016. District facilities staff, architects and ...



Brackenridge theater field trip tradition continues thanks to bus grant  KENS5.com

Brackenridge theater students visited two elementary schools Thursday to perform and interact with the kids.



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 ...



In A First, Brackenridge To Pilot New Early College High School Model  Texas Public Radio

Brackenridge High School will soon debut an elite first for the San Antonio region — it will contain an early college high school, one that would provide.



Height clearance curtains help trucks steer clear of low SA bridge with history of crashes  KENS5.com

The City of San Antonio is growing and so are the sizes of trucks that travel the San Antonio roads. That created a problem that the City had to fix on St. Mary's ...



John Jay High Grad to Play in Super Bowl  Spectrum News

SAN ANTONIO - Neither of the NFL teams from Texas made the Super Bowl, but folks in San Antonio might have a reason to root for the Rams. One of Los ...



Brackenridge High teacher indicted for molestation  San Antonio Express

A recently retired Brackenridge High School science teacher now faces the possibility of life in prison without parole following his indictment this week for ...



Our Community Salutes-San Antonio hosts 8th Annual “A Night in Your Honor”  DVIDS

SAN ANTONIO – (May 15, 2019) More than 180 future *service* members, joined by their families, educators, business leaders, and the military gathered in the ...



Brack's brotherhood still rings true  San Antonio Express

Once a month, in what has become a familiar and comforting routine, a handful of former players huddle at a café not far from the high school to laugh, reminisce ...



Former Brackenridge star Warren McVea left lasting legacy  San Antonio Express-News

When the final seconds ticked off the clock in Super Bowl IV at Tulane Stadium on Jan. 11, 1970, San Antonio native Warren McVea added world champion to a ...



Beloved News Anchors From San Antonio's Past | San Antonio | Slideshows  San Antonio Current

While Randy Beamer, Deborah Knapp, Steve Spriester, Ursula Pari and so many other household names continue to hold it down on our local news stations, we ...



In San Antonio’s District 8, an incumbent with verbal flair, a political consultant and a former presidential hopeful run for the seat  mySA

An incumbent known for his verbal flair, a woman trying to make history and a former presidential hopeful are vying to represent one of San Antonio's most ...



SAISD seniors receive scholarships from C. H. Guenther & Son  KENS5.com

15 SAISD seniors received scholarships from iconic San Antonio food company C. H. Guenther & Son. We talked to a few of the students about what the ...



$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.



SA's 'big three' showing at Los Angeles Rams training camp  KSAT San Antonio

There are no less than three San Antonio area student athletes in the Los Angeles Rams training camp this year. The camp is being held on the campus of the ...



The Forgotten History of the Mexican-American Team That Ruled Texas HS Basketball In the 1940s  Remezcla

Sixty years before the Spurs won their first NBA championship, a scrappy young squad of Mexican American ballers was making history of its own in San ...



Detective Perez was loyal officer, family man  mySA

Roland Perez, a detective with the San Antonio Police Department, was a humble family man who never knew how his wife, Rose, was going to greet him when ...



Brackenridge within one victory of district title after 0-2 start  KENS5.com

Brack, 6-3 overall and 6-1 in District 28-5A, heads into Friday night's regular-season finale against Highlands tied with the Owls and Lanier atop the league ...



30 Celebrities That Were Born in San Antonio  San Antonio Current

Whether they stayed around and grew up in the 2-1-0 or moved on outside of the Alamo City, these celebrities were all born right here in San Antonio.



How a giant water tunnel saved downtown San Antonio during the flood of '98  KSAT 12

Most San Antonio residents remember Saturday, Oct. 17, 1998, vividly: They recall where they were when they realized the city was underwater and would stay ...



Mexican Americans, A Basketball Victory and Racism in 1939 Texas  NBCNews.com

An all-Mexican-American high school basketball team in Texas made history in 1939 when they won the city championship, but their victory devolved into a riot ...



Jingle All the Way: 2018 Holiday Activities in the San Antonio Area  Rivard Report

For those in need of inspiration for holiday activities this season, the Rivard Report has put together a guide of events around the city.



Paula Allen: Fox Tech occupies site of S.A.'s first high school  San Antonio Express

Public secondary education took its time getting to San Antonio, but once it took root at the site that is now Fox Academic and Technical High School, 637 N.



Golden Gloves returns to San Antonio after two-year hiatus  San Antonio Express-News

Things are going to look a little different this year. There will be no Woodlawn Gym. Bouts will take place over just three nights instead of five. And the overall ...



The 30 schools with the worst SAT averages in San Antonio  mySanAntonio.com

SAN ANTONIO — Of the 13 high schools in the San Antonio Independent School District, seven had some of the worst SAT scores for the class of 2014 in the ...



These San Antonio area public schools had the most drug, alcohol busts  KSAT San Antonio

Approximately 1500 drug and alcohol busts were carried out at public schools in the San Antonio area during the 2016-2017 school year, discipline reports ...



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.



San Antonio ISD plans to phase out some middle schools by expanding elementaries  FOX 29

SAN ANTONIO The San Antonio Independent School District plans to restructure more than a dozen schools later this year. Theyll become academies, where ...



Serving San Antonio Pride in Gay Paris: John Barrera and Pablo Cruz to Rep the Alamo City at the Gay Games  San Antonio Current

We hope to come back with a gold medal,” realtor and fitness instructor John Barrera tells me on the Brackenridge High School tennis courts. “They're...



Former teacher sentenced for sexual assault of young girl  mySanAntonio.com

A plea agreement he signed last month downgraded the charge to aggravated sexual assault of a child, capping his punishment at 15 years and allowing for ...



City’s state football titles came against the odds  San Antonio Express-News

Almost 70 years have passed since Brackenridge became the city's first high school to win a UIL state football championship. But more than winning the Class ...



Southwest High School's mariachi band places second in state  San Antonio Express

After slowly lowering wide sombreros to the floor, 18 Southwest High School mariachi players gripped their instruments, emitted passionate yelps — called ...



NFL, Drugs and Prison: The ballad of Sam Hurd  San Antonio Current

It's a blistering afternoon in downtown Dallas. Inside the confines of the polished Earle Cabell Federal Building, the pings and whirs of metal detectors and...



Records: 34 reports of public lewdness at San Antonio-area schools in 2015-2016  mySanAntonio.com

Five high schools in San Antonio dealt with almost three dozen incidents involving public lewdness or indecent exposure in the 2015-2016 year, records show.



To Demolish or Renovate: Beacon Hill's 1915 Campus Building In Limbo  Rivard Report

With boarded-up windows, a cracked brick facade, and rusted metal structures, the last remnants of the defunct Beacon Hill Elementary School's 1915 campus ...



Local Special Olympian aces tennis tournament, job at Amazon  KENS5.com

SCHERTZ — A San Antonio man who competed in the Special Olympics this year is showing off the shiny medals he won at the competition. The talented tennis ...



Former San Antonio TV anchorman Fred Lozano dead at 67  mySanAntonio.com

Fred Lozano, a veteran of San Antonio TV news for close to 40 years, died Wednesday morning at the age of 67. [...] he was a private person, so not many ...



Free Fun in the Sun: San Antonio's Public Pools Beckon All Ages  Rivard Report

Last year, 322331 men, women, and children of all ages and backgrounds visited the City of San Antonio's public pools.



30 San Antonio-area high schools with the highest 'smart' scores, according to StartClass  mySanAntonio.com

While high school students are reveling in summer fever, shaking off those exam stresses and forgetting about history lessons, they weren't the only ones ...



20 things to know about the San Antonio River Walk  mySanAntonio.com

What do Brackenridge High School, the Great Depression and Disneyland have in common? The San Antonio River Walk, a popular stomping ground for ...



Edgewood honors those who gave ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam  mySanAntonio.com

Every Memorial Day, the Edgewood Independent School District honors its fallen heroes from the Vietnam Conflict with an emotional ceremony held at the Mata ...



Fiesta San Antonio Flambeau Parade winners announced for 2016  mySanAntonio.com

The chicken-on-a-stick has been eaten, cascarones have been cracked and parade routes are cleaned up, meaning Fiesta San Antonio has been put away until ...



Brackenridge outplays Burbank for a 50-43 win  San Antonio Express

Twin posts enabled the Brackenridge High School basketball team to establish a lead, but it was the guards who kept the Eagles ahead when the final buzzer ...



SAY Sí spreads ‘gospel’ of youth arts education  mySanAntonio.com

Preparation for college, careers in performing, visual arts, media arts In 2013, SAY Sí — or San Antonio Youth, Yes! — was one of eight programs singled out as ...



Marine veteran Green saw action on Peleliu, Okinawa, during World War II  mySA

Henry Moss “Hank” Green Jr., who after enlisting in the military at 18 served in the Pacific Theater during World War II, receiving a Purple Heart Medal for injuries ...



Bail reform groups free moms from Bexar jail  mySA

Looking relieved and overwhelmed by the media throng, two pregnant African-American mothers who were financially unable to bail themselves out of Bexar ...



SAISD looks to add theater, visual arts at more schools  San Antonio Express

Take a step forward, deliver your line so that we know that you mean it,” Reese says to one student, cast as a miscreant in the play “Miss Louise and the ...



For the first time, a priest will lead San Antonio’s biggest parade  mySanAntonio.com

In its 125 parades so far, no religious leader — no priest, preacher, pastor or other cleric — has ever served as grand marshal of the Battle of Flowers. [.



Johnson ran early kindergarten, raised Hereford cattle  mySanAntonio.com

Though she didn't grow up on a ranch, Dorothy Naomi Musgrave Johnson, known as “Dada” to friends and family, gleaned plenty of knowledge about livestock ...



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 ...



Feminist Film Festival Heading To The Alamo Drafthouse  Texas Public Radio

San Antonio's Feminist Film Festival kicks off October 10. Joyce Townsend produces the festival, and this year she's starting with a change that will.



Finding Method in the Madness of Albert Alvarez  San Antonio Current

Anyone who's spent serious time in museums or galleries has likely witnessed the robotic side-shuffling of visitors as they work the perimeter — skimming the...



Study Finds Healthy Music Scene in SA - But a Nashville or Austin?  Rivard Report

San Antonio Sound Garden received $25000 in the 2016 city budget to prepare a comprehensive report on the local music industry.



Parties celebrate a big birthday, a new year  San Antonio Express

The soft-spoken Soele, a former Brackenridge High School teacher, said his nephew Turning 75 looked like kid's stuff at the “Ronchilada” featuring Ron's ...



S.A. moving toward greater racial and ethnic integration  San Antonio Express-News

City still passing milestones but quietly with little tension.



Southtown getting 27 more townhomes  mySanAntonio.com

Home flipper Efraim Varga is getting into the development business. Varga is adding 27 units on two developments — 1519 and 1603 S. Presa St. — in ...



Things to do in San Antonio in December  San Antonio Magazine

The Lion King. Dec. 10-Jan. 4. The Tony Award-winning stage version of this Disney classic debuted on Broadway in 1997 and has since become the ...



CPS Energy mentors jump-start college, careers  San Antonio Express

Georgina was one of 26 interns in CPS Energy's Student Assistance for Education program. For the past 20 years, the agency has offered paid summer ...



Five Gates Millennium scholars from SAISD  mySanAntonio.com

Five San Antonio ISD seniors are going to be Gates Millennium Scholars, a record number for the district. The prestigious scholarship, funded by the Bill and ...



Burial set for last local Vietnam War fatality  San Antonio Express

Recovered remains of the last San Antonio *service* member killed in the Vietnam War will be buried Wednesday in Washington, ending a long, emotional ...



The 2017 Guide to ¡Fiesta!  San Antonio Magazine

Like an old high school friend you catch up with only on holidays, the 11-day fest returns with all the familiar things you love plus a few *fresh* surprises that spark ...



Congratulations To The 2017 Sounds Like KPAC Winners!  Texas Public Radio

Students from Ronald Reagan High School, Brennan High School, Smithson Valley High School, and Brackenridge High School all took first place awards at.



Artists transform church pews into art  mySanAntonio.com

It's kind of like a new local version of the iconic art cows, but with a religious twist. Pews from the razed Jerusalem Presbyterian Church. were donated to the ...



Sounds Like KPAC Celebrates Young Talent  Texas Public Radio

Who knew San Antonio had such talented student artists and musicians? With a wide variety of visual art, from hand-blown glass marbles to paintings to.



Photos of the Week: Feb. 17-23  San Antonio Express-News

From inside the Alamo to a ride-along with the U.S. Border Patrol, San Antonio Express-News photographers offer the best visual journalism of the region.



ICE Detains Undocumented Teen Charged With Small-Time Pot Possession  San Antonio Current

Update 2/17: Lawyers with RAICES say they secured Josue Romero's release from ICE custody on Thursday night. His supporters are now circulating a petition ...



'Mariachi Girl' breaks down barriers during A&M-San Antonio president's inauguration week  The Mesquite

Brackenridge High School freshmen Lauren Rose Calderon played the lead role in 'Mariachi Girl' Oct. 8 during a live performance as part of President Matson's ...



Hurd changes lawyers, will plead not guilty  San Antonio Express

A waiver of arraignment allows a defendant to forgo attending the federal court proceeding — Hurd is charged in Dallas — and a not-guilty plea is entered.



31st Annual Low Rider Festival at Centro Cultural Aztlan  San Antonio Current

Click to see our Lowrider photo gallery. The first lowrider Victor Stewart customized was a 1967 Chevrolet pickup his father gave him. Most people saw...



Do It Yourself: Guerrilla Filmmaking  Texas Public Radio

Along with the movies from near and far at the annual San Antonio Film Festival , the event always features several panel discussions about topics in the.



South Side area could get relief from noisy trains  San Antonio Express

Rare is the quiet night in the Lone Star neighborhood south of downtown, where three lines of railroad tracks wind near the homes, schools, businesses and ...



Fritos got their start in the Alamo City  San Antonio Express-News

The tiny ad was buried near the bottom of Page 5 of the San Antonio Express classifieds on July 10, 1932: “CORN chips business for sale, a new food product, ...



Life is a canvas for sign painter  San Antonio Express

In a world where technology is king, people like Joe Girard are hard to find. A sign painter and the owner of Girard Sign Co., Girard, 84, has dedicated the last 67 ...



Chavez mural the latest mural on S. Flores  mySanAntonio.com

I wanted to create an environment where kids could walk by and see an image that (represents) the Chicano movement,” explained Montoya. People stop to go ...



City’s legendary boxing gym shutting down  San Antonio Express-News

Frost Bank Tower deal KOs iconic downtown San Fernando Gym.



Can anyone identify this baseball field from the 1930s?  San Antonio Express

From April to October, there were almost limitless opportunities to take part in the sport, either as a player or as a spectator at local games. Besides the city's ...



Music Beat: Richard A. Garcia of First Light  San Antonio Express

I carry my tenor sax and a stool. At 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Garcia will front his storied First Light band on the Jefferson Street stage downtown in Travis Park as part of ...



Immigrant 'Dreamers' Fear Deportation Nightmare Under Trump  Texas Public Radio

The Texas Tribune is taking a yearlong look at the issues of border security and immigration. This part of the project focuses on how violent gang warfare.



Life in the studios at South Flores and Lone Star  San Antonio Current

Founded almost 20 years ago when artists Andy Benavides and Alberto Mijangos bought an old, dilapidated building at 1906 South Flores, just south of what...



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

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



New boxing gym needs that old feel  San Antonio Express-News

Move of San Fernando Boxing Club to the East Side is met with positive reviews.



Cones had her own local radio show as a teen  San Antonio Express

In her heyday, singer Bobbie Jane Cones performed with the likes of Glen Grey and the Casa Loma Orchestra, the Texas Top Hands and other western and big ...



Photographer saw value of the big picture  San Antonio Express-News

San Antonio photographer Eugene Omar Goldbeck spent much of his life traveling the world taking panoramic photos of natural wonders such as the Grand ...



McLean helped husband build optical firm  San Antonio Express

An independent, no-nonsense woman who witnessed massive change over almost 103 years of life, Norine M. McLean helped her late husband build a ...



Fill it in: 'Before I die I want to ... '  San Antonio Express

Though her time with her father was cut short, Solis honored him by building a “Before I Die” wall — part of a worldwide social project that invites people to ...



Haven for Hope boasts talented leaders  San Antonio Express

To assemble the team at the helm of the city's new $100 million campus for homeless people, the founders coaxed and cajoled, preached the center's innovative ...



Homemade haunted house an annual event  San Antonio Express

We strive to scare people in our own unique way and also to show people that we are not your everyday run-of-the-mill haunted house,” said Martinez, ...



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