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Community honors veterans killed in Vietnam War

Honoring veterans of Johnston High school killed during the Vietnam War.

Despite declining enrollment, new Eastside Memorial coach optimistic  Austin American-Statesman

As Eastside Memorial's football team hustled through conditioning drills during a recent practice on its campus in East Austin, first-year coach Luis Becerra ...

Here Are Arguments For And Against Changing Confederate Names Of Austin Schools  KUT

The Austin Independent School District Board of Trustees will vote tonight on whether to change the names of five district facilities named after people.

Austin ISD Delays Decision To Rename Schools Named For Confederate Figures  KUT

The Austin Independent School District's board of trustees is slowing down its timeline for a vote on whether to change the names of five schools named after ...

Herman: Picking new names for schools can be trickier than getting rid of old ones  Austin American-Statesman

Agreeing on new names to put on some Austin schools is proving just as tricky (maybe trickier?) than agreeing on taking the old names off those schools.

Johnston alumni protest moving Eastside Memorial to give LASA campus  Austin American-Statesman

A group of Johnston High School alumni on Saturday are opposing preliminary plans to move the nationally ranked Liberal Arts and Science Academy out of ...

Navarro Panthers host Eastside Memorial | Sports  Seguin Gazette-Enterprise

The first week of every August finds young athletes lining up to put on pads and a helmet and represent their high school on the gridiron.

Eastside Memorial could be on the move  Austin Monitor

At a hastily called meeting this weekend organized by local education advocates, members of the Eastside Memorial High School community gathered in the ...

Students and teachers fighting to keep Mendez Middle School open

This week's Austin ISD school board meeting was full of passion, and even some tears as students, teachers and community members stood up to fight to keep ...

Billy Harden (1953-2018) opened doors, shaped minds  Austin American-Statesman

Billy Harden's imprint on Austin was indelible. Not just because he was a towering figure in the African American community. But because Billy (whom I've ...

Manley sworn in as Austin's homegrown police chief  Austin American-Statesman

Brian Manley took his oath of office as Austin's police chief before a crowd of family, fellow officers and top department brass in a ceremony Friday afternoon at ...

BREAKING NEWS: Longtime Austin educator Dr. Charles Akins dies  Austin American-Statesman

Dr. Charles Akins – the educator for whom Akins High in South Austin was named — died early Wednesday morning, Austin school district officials confirmed.

Bond doubles down on segregation, trustee says  Austin Monitor

At last week's Austin Independent School District Board of Trustees meeting, only one trustee voted against the adoption of the list of projects to be included in ...

A Guide to Confederate Monuments in Austin: Where to find them, for as long as they're still standing - News  Austin Chronicle

News writer Michael King addresses historical illiteracy and the problem with celebrating the Confederacy in this week's Point Austin column.

Texas This Week: Scott Milder, Candidate for Texas Lt. Governor

AUSTIN — Scott Milder, a Republican businessman and co-founder of the non-profit Friends of Texas Public Schools, wants to be the next Lieutenant Governor ...

Resident apathy sustains Austin racial divide  UT The Daily Texan

Senior columnist Josephine MacLean explores how indifference on the part of local Austin residents allows the city's racial segregation to perpetuate.

That championship season: Remembering Westlake’s 1996 title  Austin American-Statesman

The passage of time hasn't diminished Westlake High's remarkable run to a University Interscholastic League state football championship in 1996. If anything ...

These are the top Memorial Day events in Williamson County  Austin American-Statesman

Memorial Weekend is just a few days away.Memorial Day is of great significance to the country, where we take a day to remember all the veterans who fought for ...

Former Iowa State WR Allen Lazard makes quick impression at NFL Combine  Des Moines Register

With a 4.55 40-yard dash, Urbandale native and former Iowa State star Allen Lazard pushed aside any notion that he'd need to be a tight end to succeed in the ...

Historical season ends for Eastside Memorial’s boys soccer team  Austin American-Statesman

History came to a halt for Eastside Memorial's boys soccer team.Boerne survived a plethora of Eastside Memorial scoring chances before heading home the ...

Iowa State's Allen Lazard caps impressive pre-draft process during Pro Day  Des Moines Register

Iowa State's Allen Lazard has helped his draft stock at the Senior Bowl, NFL Scouting Combine and Iowa State's Pro Day.

NFL Draft: ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. believes Iowa State stars Allen Lazard, Joel Lanning should get picked  Des Moines Register

ESPN draft analyst could see Allen Lazard and Joel Lanning getting drafted this year.

Events Aplenty Scheduled Around Williamson County To Observe Memorial Day

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, TX — Residents of Williamson County won't have to venture far to partake in Memorial Day events next Monday.

Commentary: Why East Austin article inflamed, hurt Latinos and African Americans  Austin American-Statesman

For more than 50 years, East Austin was a neighborhood, home to the overwhelming majority of Austin's African American and Latino families. Schools ...

The Plantation at Comal Bluff: Sneed House ruins tell a story beneath and behind modern Austin - News  Austin Chronicle

Over its long history, a number of stories have been written about what has come to be known as the "Sneed House." Like teasers in a TV news report, they ...

Charles Akins stood tall for dignity and calm during the scary days of Austin school desegregation  Austin American-Statesman

Almost every year, Charles Akins makes a special trip to Akins High School, in South Austin, on the first day of the new school year. He arrives before the first ...

State orders Sam Houston High School closed  Houston Chronicle

The Texas education commissioner ordered Sam Houston High School to close Thursday but in the same breath gave the Houston school district another shot ...

Peterson: Will the NFL’s show of solidarity carry over to Iowa State vs. Texas football game?

Don't be surprised to see some show of solidarity following President Trump's weekend comments about NFL players.

Peterson: Jacob Park's Iowa State football world isn't fantasy, it's amazingly real

AMES, Ia. — Envision yourself in Jacob Park's football helmet. Pretend you're in the passing pocket. Imagine you see Allen Lazard open while running a ...

The numbers that defined the Iowa State football team's turnaround  Des Moines Register

Iowa State is bowl eligible for the first time since 2012. The reason: Several under the radar numbers tell the stories of the Cyclones' success.

21 Reasons To Quit Your Job And Become A Teacher  Huffington Post

Against all odds, each of the fifty educators profiled is making a lasting positive impact on his or her students; the kind of impact that recasts future...

Iowa State's Allen Lazard expected to play Saturday vs. Texas

Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads provides updates on Allen Lazard and Kamari Cotton-Moya.

After nearly 30-year hiatus, popular Street People band back  Austin American-Statesman

On a recent morning at Cisco's, the down-home East Austin eatery, a steady stream of regulars waved and stopped by to chat with Tejano music veteran ...

Nation's Top 500 Girls 5K Times: Brie Oakley Has Held US #1 Time For 10 Weeks Now!

Check out the top 500 girls 5K cross country times in the nation as of November 21st. NXN Southwest champ and Colorado state champ Brie Oakley leads the ...

FINAL Top 500 Girls Cross Country Times In Nation For 2016 Season

Check out the final list of the top 500 girls cross country 5K times in the nation for the 2016 season.

Nation's Fastest Returning XC Girls Teams For 2017

With NXN wrapped up, lets look ahead to next year and who will be the top returning girls cross country teams in the nation based on their returnees\' season ...

Nation's Top 100 Senior Girls Recruits Returning For Outdoor Track & Field

Check out the nation's top 100 senior girls recruits by event returning for the outdoor track season. California state champ sprinter Lauren Rain Williams still ...

Nation's Top 500 Girls XC Returnees For 2017

Check out the top 500 girls cross country returnees for the 2017 cross country season based on season best 5K times from this past season.

Allen ISD hires new director of bands | News  Star Local Media

The Allen ISD Board of Trustees has selected a new director of bands for the school district.

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Boys 800m Run  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor boys returnees in the 800 meter run.

FINAL Top 500 Boys Cross Country Times In Nation For 2016 Season

Check out the final list of the top 500 boys cross country 5K times in the nation for the 2016 season.

Virtual Meet: Scoring The Top 150 Girls Teams So Far In 2017  MileSplit

The season is still young and many teams and athletes haven\'t raced just yet, but that doesn\'t mean we can\'t look at what\'s happened so far.

Virtual Meet: Top 100 Returning Boys XC Teams Based On 2016 PRs  MileSplit

This *content* requires a MileSplit Pro plan. Join Now and select any plan for instant access! MileSplit Pro Join Now Already a Pro member? LOG IN. While cross ...

15:37 Is The Current Cut-Off For Nation's Top 500 Boys 5K List!

Check out the top 500 boys 5K cross country times in the nation as of November 21st.

US Top 50 Junior Boys Indoor Returnees By Event

Check out the nation\'s top 50 boys returnees among the class of 2018 (juniors) for the upcoming indoor season.

Nation's Top 100 Indoor Track & Field Returnees - Girls Distance

Check out the nation\'s top 100 indoor track & field returnees in the girls distance events.

US Top 50 Sophomore Boys Indoor Returnees By Event

Check out the nation\'s top 50 boys returnees among the class of 2019 (sophomore) for the upcoming indoor season.

MileSplit's Top 100 National Girls XC Team Scores: FM Right Near Top As Always

Below can find the nation\'s top 100 girls cross country teams in the MileSplit database based on season best 5K performances in the MileSplit database as of ...

US Top 50 Junior Girls Indoor Returnees By Event

Check out the nation\'s top 50 girls returnees among the class of 2018 (juniors) for the upcoming indoor season.


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