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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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Brackenridge High School celebrates 100 years of educating  Spectrum News

The school was first dedicated on Nov. 1, 1917, and on Wednesday a rededication ceremony highlighted the students' talents.



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 ...



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.



I-Team: SAISD leads city in student sex crimes on campus  KENS5.com

SAN ANTONIO -- San Antonio Independent School District, the city's third-largest district, had the most student sex crime cases reported on its campuses this ...



San Antonio principal cheered for school in DWI stop  San Antonio Express

SAN ANTONIO — The Brackenridge High School principal charged with DWI last month told police that he was on his way back from a life-coaching session ...



These San Antonio area public schools had the most drug,...  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 ...



Edgewood ISD trustee resigns three months into job  San Antonio Express-News

Edward Romero was enthusiastic when he took his seat as an Edgewood Independent School District trustee three months ago. He'd won an election to the ...



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 ...



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...



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

The talented tennis player is also "acing" his day job.



$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.



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 ...



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.



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...



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 ...



SIGNING DAY: San Antonio high school athletes announce their college  WOAI

SAN ANTONIO - Wednesday is a big day for several local high school athletes who are taking their talents to the next level.Many will sign letters of intent to play ...



CHEER CHALLENGE: Medina Valley edges in front of Holmes  WOAI

SAN ANTONIO – The Median Valley cheer squad has pulled in front of Holmes in the San Antonio Sports All-Star Cheer Challenge powered by CPS Energy.



PHILLIP BECKER - The Bandera Bulletin: Obituaries  The Bandera Bulletin

Phillip F. Becker, 87, of Tarpley, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, in Tarpley at his home.



Hurricane Harvey: School closures  WOAI

Below is a list of school closure notices we have received:UPDATE: All SAISD school-related activities have been cancelled for Saturday due to the threat of ...



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.



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. [.



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 ...



Blaising, Claude L.  Waco Tribune-Herald

Claude L. Blaising. Nov. 23, 1923 - Oct. 6, 2018. Claude Blaising, 94, of Riesel, Texas, passed into the presence of the Lord on Saturday, October 6, 2018.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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

Frost Bank Tower deal KOs iconic downtown San Fernando Gym.



Elinor Louise Wehe Vlasak  Gonzales Inquirer

Elinor Louise Wehe Vlasak, age 87 of Seguin, Texas passed away on Nov. 11. Visitation will begin on Friday, Nov. 17, at 9 a.m. at Emanuel's Lutheran Church 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 ...



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

City still passing milestones but quietly with little tension.



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.



Oklahoma State rolls to 38-8 rout of Colorado in Alamo Bowl  KENS5.com

SAN ANTONIO – Oklahoma State junior defensive lineman Vincent Taylor lost his last high school football game at the Alamodome, He fared much better at the ...



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...



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.



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

The new gym still has some catching up to do when it comes to things like tradition and history, a formidable 1-2 punch. Maybe it will happen — in time.



Student cyclist tours culturally rich San Antonio | Mesquite-News - Texas A&M University San Antonio  The Mesquite

Texas A&M University-San Antonio Communication student Brian Benavidez knows his art. He and his bright green bike have embarked on many journeys, and ...



'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 ...



Stanush ran her own business while raising children  mySanAntonio.com

By 35, she was working at H&R Block doing tax preparation while raising her children, participating in church activities and, for a time, serving as the secretary ...



Diamond gems: History of baseball in S.A. runs deep  San Antonio Express-News

Babe Ruth played in San Antonio, not once but twice, getting mobbed in the lobby of the Menger Hotel. His last appearance, in 1930, drew more than 10,000 ...



Trinity alumnus Moses helped put its tennis team on the map  mySanAntonio.com

James “Jimmy” Moses loved the outdoors. Playing tennis, hunting, fishing or teaching others any of those skills was what made Moses the happiest.



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 ...



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.



Dr. Robert Lira a true servant  San Antonio Express

Dr. Robert Lira Jr. had seen the world, as they say, but the South Side is where he wanted to be. Raised at the Alazán-Apache Courts, Lira enjoyed returning to ...



Dismay and Disbelief for Those Who Knew a Younger Sam Hurd  New York Times

The friends and family of Sam Hurd, who was released by the Chicago Bears as he faced federal drug charges, are still grappling with the aftermath of his arrest.



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 ...



Hurd changes lawyers, will plead not guilty  San Antonio Express

San Antonio's Sam Hurd, who played for the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears, has changed lawyers and plans to plead not guilty in his federal ...



JFK touted space medicine at Brooks  San Antonio Express-News

As President John F. Kennedy began his speech, the 10,000 people outside Building 150 at Brooks AFB quickly realized they were watching an address rich in ...



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

The corn chip brand was born in San Antonio during the Great Depression.



Anderson was widow of slain police officer  San Antonio Express

The couple married, and Irene became active in the San Antonio Police Wives Auxiliary, among other organizations, while raising two children. Irene's life was ...



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...



Self-taught artist pays tribute to Selena  San Antonio Express

In early March, the 19-year-old self-taught artist approached the owners, and with permission, got to work on a mural, choosing Tejano singer Selena as his ...



Generations Federal Credit Union Announces 2015 Future Leader Scholarship Recipients  PR Web

Generations Federal Credit Union has announced the ten winners of its 2015 Future Leader Scholarship program. Each of the recipients from across the ...



BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Black trailblazers who made Houston great  KTRK-TV

During Black History Month, we want to share inspiring stories of people who have blazed the trail for the benefit of the next generation.



Up from the barrio | Arts Etc. | San Antonio  San Antonio Current

In Quixote's Soldiers: A Local History of the Chicano Movement, 1966-1981, author and educator David Montejano posits that San Antonio local history provides ...



Col. Sylvia Sanchez, Texas VFW Commander presents wreath commemorating D-Day 70th Anniversary  Liberty Vindicator

Col. Sylvia C. Sanchez, of San Antonio (Retired, Army Nurse Corps), is the first female commander of the Texas VFW. She is about to finish her year at the helm ...



Kids get hands on experience at Wheatley Middle School Career Day  NOWCastSA



Rayburn of light | Arts Etc. | San Antonio  San Antonio Current

Henry Rayburn — artist, architect, activist, volunteer, world traveler, and world-class charmer — died on January 27 from cancer-related complications, leaving ...



Reclaimed:Paintings from the Jacques Goudstikker Collection | Arts Etc. | San Antonio  San Antonio Current

1897 Jacques Goudstikker is born in Amsterdam, into the third generation of a Jewish family of prosperous, influential art dealers. 1914-1918(approximately) ...



A quinceañera, 15 years late | Arts Etc.  San Antonio Current

The quinceañera, that wedding-like extravaganza marking a girl's passage into womanhood, is more than a tradition. It's an obsession. For one day, an average ...



Kennedy assassination: Where were you? (Photos)  Washington Post

President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy are shown in the presidential limousine moments before Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas on ...



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