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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 ...



Wounded in a drive-by shooting, Brackenridge High senior feared he’d never play basketball again  San Antonio Express-News

But Joshua Guajardo, 18, made a remarkable recovery and led his team to the playoffs — with a bullet lodged in his hip.



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...



JOSEPH YOUNG  The Bandera Bulletin

He was born on September 30, 1931, to T/Sgt. Joseph T. Young and Gussie Groff Young. He lived at Camp Bullis as a child with his parents and sisters.



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 ...



SAISD kicks off construction for 13 schools  KSAT 12

The construction phase began Tuesday for the first of 13 schools in the San Antonio Independent School District that will receive major renovations under a ...



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

By Elizabeth Ruiz. |. Jan 30, 2019 @ 12:44 PM. Los Angeles Rams' Josh Reynolds can't catch a pass during the first half of the NFL football NFC championship ...



More heat-related issues at SAISD  FOX 29

SAN ANTONIO - There are more heat-related problems for the San Antonio Independent School District. Parents at Barkley-Ruiz are fed up. They're frustrated ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Backlash against San Antonio ISD’s direction fuels election challenges  San Antonio Express-News

Turnaround efforts in the San Antonio Independent School District have drawn state and national attention — but also opposition, and candidates for three board ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



San Antonio’s Susan Pamerleau takes formal oath as new U.S. Marshal  San Antonio Express-News

It's said third time's the charm, and former Bexar County Sheriff Susan Llewellyn Pamerleau may have been thinking of that when she took the oath of office as ...



San Antonio native and ABC News show host John Quiñones visits kids in his old neighborhood  mySanAntonio.com

ABC News show host John Quiñones paid a special visit to his old San Antonio neighborhood this week. Students at San Antonio ISD's Sarah King Elementary ...



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 ...



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 ...



Brackenridge student hospitalized after campus assault  KSAT San Antonio

A Brackenridge High School student was rushed to the hospital Wednesday after being punched in the face in the school hallway.



Teen who punched out fellow Brackenridge student apologizes  KSAT San Antonio

A Brackenridge High School student who was arrested and charged for punching out a fellow student on campus Wednesday said he's sorry for what happened.



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 ...



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 ...



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 High School Graduation 2011  NOWCastSA



Why Ramon Richards broke the mold in many ways with OSU career  NewsOK.com

STILLWATER —. Ramon Richards crossed the graduation stage at Oklahoma State a couple weeks ago, but as is often the case with him, he did it his way.



Mystery uniform may hold clue to son’s search for his father’s early years  San Antonio Express-News

Glenn Fell, born in Pennsylvania, is believed to have attended military school in San Antonio in the early 1900s.



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 ...



Wagner players, coach headline E-N Super Team  San Antonio Express-News

Senior guard Jalen Jackson is player of year, junior wing Journee Phillips makes Super Team and Rodney Clark is coach of the year.



Some area schools already plunging into Mexican-American studies  San Antonio Express-News

Educators and advocates of the courses are gearing up for a rally and public comment Tuesday before the State Board of Education in Austin.



Former Steele HS standout, NFL player Malcolm Brown sits down with KSAT Sports  KSAT San Antonio

Los Angeles Rams Running back Malcolm Brown is entering his fourth NFL season. The former Texas Longhorns running back went undrafted in 2015 and was ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



SAISD triples number of dual language campuses  KSAT 12

The San Antonio Independent School District has responded to the needs and desires of the community by expanding it's dual language education.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



WILMA LEE SMITH - The Bandera Bulletin: Obituaries  The Bandera Bulletin

Wilma Lee "Mickey" Smith went peacefully to heaven on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at her home in Pipe Creek, Texas. She was 91 years of age.



TPR host uses new comic book to tell S.A.’s ‘Secret History’  San Antonio Express-News

David Martin Davies looks beyond the narratives offered in textbooks and political speeches, and illuminates this city's history of repression and rebellion.



$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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



San Antonio strives to be as good as the Spurs  San Antonio Express-News

It's ironic that the San Antonio Spurs' hometown arena is named for AT&T, the telecommunications giant that ditched this city for Dallas in 2008. Sure, the ...



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 ...



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...



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 ...



Ramon Richards keeps clearing obstacles on way to NFL dream  San Antonio Express-News

The obstacles started for Ramon Richards at 10, when doctors discovered his spine was fused — a condition that could hinder his ability to grow and walk.



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 ...



SAISD teachers' union profiling educators recommended for termination  KSAT 12

The San Antonio Alliance Of Teachers And Support Personnel has launched a social media campaign profiling educators who were recommended for ...



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.



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.



SIGNING DAY: High school athletes commit to colleges  FOX 29

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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Edison High School junior cooks up salsa recipe for all of SAISD  mySanAntonio.com

The district challenged students to create recipes for the SAISD cafeteria menu for all schools, said Jenny Arredondo, senior executive director of child nutrition.



High schools go together to put ‘Grease’ onstage  San Antonio Express-News

Students from Lanier, Brackenridge and Burbank join forces to put on popular musical. It will be performed at all three schools.



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 ...



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 ...



Former Brack football standout Bautista was key player on 1962 state-championship team  San Antonio Express

The recent passing of former Brackenridge High School football standout Pete Bautista rekindled memories of a special team and Bautista's contributions, both ...



DWI defendant principal placed on leave  San Antonio Express

SAN ANTONIO — Brackenridge High School principal Moises Ortiz was placed on paid leave Monday while the San Antonio Independent School District ...



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...



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.



Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center hires traditional music director  San Antonio Express-News

Mariachi musician Gumecindo “Gino” Rivera aims to share his passion with students.



Female Mariachis flourish as they follow in the footsteps of the 'Godmother'  NBCNews.com

An all-female San Antonio based group, Mariachi Las Alteñas, is paving the way for more women to embrace the iconic, traditionally male-dominated music ...



Annual Memorial Day ceremony at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery brings hundreds  KSAT 12

Hundreds of people packed Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery on Monday morning.



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.



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 ...



COED FILM  UTSA The Paisano

Lorena Claeys, executive director and research associate for the college of education and human development academy for teacher excellence, created a film ...



Victor A. Reyna Jr. 1944-2018 Pasadena teacher and coach succumbs during routine surgical procedure  Pasadena Weekly

Longtime Pasadena resident and teacher Victor A. Reyna Jr., an award-winning tennis coach who also coached baseball and football, died Friday, Oct. 5, during ...



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 ...



Rosel, an active Democrat, encouraged her community to vote  mySA

Born and raised in the South Side of San Antonio, Amada C. “Millie” Rosel would help her father distribute “food staples” during the Depression. “Growing up, my ...



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 ...



Hurd's words may have been prophetic  San Antonio Express

In a somber Christmastime exchange seven years ago, Sam Hurd reflected on the shooting death just hours earlier of his uncle, a former high school football ...



Tobin Center takes high school students backstage  San Antonio Express-News

Performing arts center's education offerings now include backstage tours for high school students interested in theater tech.



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 ...



SAISD’s Mariachi Camp a hit  San Antonio Express-News

The shrill blasts of trumpets, searing strings, strumming guitars and voices united in harmony are flowing at the San Antonio ISD's summer mariachi camp.



King William Fair is a family neighborhood affair  San Antonio Express-News

Besides food, music and fun, the fair, kicked off by a funky parade, is dedicated to the arts, allowing vendors to sell their handcrafted work.



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 ...



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 ...



Tech guru Dickson is on a mission to revamp S.A.'s airport  San Antonio Express-News

If you're in San Antonio's cybersecurity cluster, you probably know that Denim Group principal John Dickson is a leader in the space with more than 20 years of ...



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 ...



Nominate your Great Graduates for a chance to be featured on GMSA!  KSAT San Antonio

You can now nominate your Great Graduates on KSAT.com!



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. [.



Fiesta Flambeau celebrates 70th anniversary  San Antonio Express-News

Not even an injury could keep Mary Alvarado from the electric energy, glittering lights and booming sounds of the Fiesta Flambeau night parade Saturday.



Annual report card’s authors say San Antonio schools showing progress  San Antonio Express-News

Alma Ramos, a sixth-grade science teacher at the Harlandale Independent School District campus, warmly gripped a student's shoulders before moving on to ...



'Call 911!': Disturbing Video Shows Teen Delivering Brutal, Unexpected Right Hook to Fellow Student — and the Scary Seconds That Follow  TheBlaze.com

A Texas high school student was rushed to the hospital Wednesday after getting punched in the face, hitting his head on a hallway floor and getting punched ...



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 ...



Just a true freshman, Ramon Richards aims to serve as beacon of hope for community back home  Tulsa World

There are two stories that get to the core of Ramon Richards. Let's save the tale of his dreadlocks for last.First, let's rewind to one day last summer, before ...



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...



Except for two charters, local school districts get passing grades from state  San Antonio Express-News

Two charter school districts — the new Carpe Diem school and the four-campus Shekinah Radiance Academy — received failing or “improvement required” ...



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 ...



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