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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 ...



John Jay High Grad to Play in Super Bowl  Spectrum News

One of Los Angeles's starting receivers is Jay grad Josh Reynolds.



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 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...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



$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.



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...



SAISD bringing taco bowls, 'restaurant-style ambiance' to school lunch this year  mySanAntonio.com

These might not be the lunches you remember from school. Students at San Antonio Independent School District are returning to class with taco bowls, Sriracha ...



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 ...



Louis Fabian Gawlik Jr.  Wilson County News

Louis Fabian Gawlik Jr., 63, of La Vernia, Texas, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019. Louis was born in San Antonio to Mary Frances Janysek and Louis ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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...



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 ...



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 ...



PHILLIP BECKER  The Bandera Bulletin

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



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 ...



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 ...



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

Although the party was planned just three days in advance of his Dec. 29 birthday — a “big one” — it still attracted about 60 of Ron Soele's nearest and dearest.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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. [.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Gunman sought in teens' slayings  San Antonio Express

Police still have no suspects in the deaths of two teens and the wounding of a third after someone opened fire on them on the Southeast Side early Sunday.



Ex-NFL player Sam Hurd arrested again  San Antonio Express

Former NFL player Sam Hurd of San Antonio was arrested again Thursday over allegations that he tested positive for marijuana, an apparent violation of his ...



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 ...



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...



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.



President John F. Kennedy's 1963 visit to San Antonio  San Antonio Express

JFK was in the Alamo City to dedicate the Aerospace Medical Center at Brooks AFB one day before he was assassinated in Dallas.



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 ...



San Antonio's Robert H.H. Hugman, 'father of the River Walk,' was born on Feb. 8, 1902  mySanAntonio.com

San Antonio native Robert Harvey Harold Hugman knew first-hand the devastation that hurricane rains and flash floods caused throughout the city. When the ...



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 ...



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.



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...



18-wheeler crashes into South Side bridge, spills milk, food over road  mySanAntonio.com

SAN ANTONIO — Crews have been working for hours to clean a truckload of food products ranging from milk to hotdogs after an 18-wheeler slammed into a ...



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.



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 ...



'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 ...



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.



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

City still passing milestones but quietly with little tension.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Anderson was widow of slain police officer  San Antonio Express

Irene Mattke Anderson never stopped grieving for her husband, San Antonio police Detective James E. Anderson, who was killed in the line of duty on July 1, ...



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...



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 ...



Youth served in and out of ring at Golden Gloves  San Antonio Express

For three 1-minute rounds Wednesday night, Jacob Soto and Charles Garcia traded punches in bunches. “I think one of the things you're seeing is younger ...



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 ...



Neal talks overcoming obstacles | Sports  Seguin Gazette-Enterprise

Before Seguin High School assistant principal Tally Neal became an educator, he dedicated most of his life to become a football player. Although it was a rough ...



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.



Juelg overcame shyness to work in Africa  mySanAntonio.com

When her mother entered her in a Shirley Temple look-alike contest, Juelg, who had a mop of curly hair much like the popular 1930s child star, was too shy to ...



Lucha Libre wrestlers present anti-bullying message  San Antonio Express

Two luchadores — one of them masked and clad in a skeletal costume — who spend their professional lives in wrestling rings battling before rowdy crowds ...



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 ...



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 ...



Mariachi extravaganza  San Antonio Express

The 14-year-old high school freshman who's been performing the traditional Mexican music since she was 10 is preparing for one of the biggest stages for ...



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 ...



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  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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