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Tribute to Eastwood

October 20, 2016 by Christy Trejo (Register to contact)

The 2016-2017 Eastwood High School Reveille staff is looking to publish a tribute to Eastwood traditions and alumni in the 2017 issue. They would like to request that alumni submit photos, stories and poems about their experience at Eastwood to be published. Eastwood High School is going to be demolished and rebuilt, and the Reveille hopes to immortalize the spirit and memories of the Eastwood Troopers in a collection of poetry and prose. Visit the Reveille tab of the Eastwood Sabre for more information.

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Portion of newly-renovated Eastwood campus to open after holiday break  KVIA El Paso

Students at Eastwood High School are in for some major changes when they return to class from holiday break.

Eastwood High School construction on schedule, YISD officials say  El Paso Times

The portable village at Eastwood High School will still be mostly intact in the coming school year, but officials said construction on the campus has been smooth, ...

Eastwood High School basketball coach Gary Pippen retires after decades of memories  El Paso Times

Gary Pippen, who began coaching boys basketball at Eastwood High School in 1966, is retiring as head coach after more than 40 years.

Man shot and killed by EPPD officers was an Eastwood graduate, former high school wrestler  KVIA El Paso

Officials confirmed Wednesday Louis Burrus who police said was shot during an officer-invovled shooting graduated from Eastwood High School in 2012.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Road blocked near Eastwood High School  KVIA El Paso

A road will be blocked off near Eastwood High School for the next month.

Downed utility pole prompts early release at Eastwood High School  KFOX El Paso

A power outage in east El Paso is causing a high school to release its students early Thursday.The outage in the area of Eastwood High School happened ...

Eastwood HS Coach Pippen Retires as Head Basketball Coach  KTSM News Channel 9

Longtime Eastwood High School basketball coach, Gary Pippen, has announced his retirement.

Retiring Eastwood coach reflects on 52-year career | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

One of El Paso's high school legends recently announced that he is retiring from coaching.

El Paso high school football coverage: Find out which teams won Friday night  El Paso Times

Get a roundup of the high school football action from Friday night's games.

Texas HS basketball players in Spain to play for Mexico national team  USA TODAY High School Sports

Eastwood High (El Paso, Texas) basketball players Edgar Ramos and Ryan Martinez are playing for Mexico in Globasket 2018.

Trial underway for former Eastwood High School student accused of bringing gun to school  KFOX El Paso

The trial is underway for a former Eastwood High School student accused of bringing a loaded gun inside the school in 2015.Nathan Richardson is accused of ...

Jury finds former Eastwood HS student guilty of bringing gun to school in 2015  KFOX El Paso

On the heels of a deadly school shooting in Florida on Wednesday, an El Paso man was found guilty of bringing a gun into a school in 2015.Nathan Richardson ...

Eastwood High School boys and girls golf teams win district tournament  El Paso Times

The Eastwood boys and girls golf teams swept the District 1-6A boys and girls golf tournaments at Ascarate Golf Course on Friday to highlight the high school ...

Eastwood graduate shot by El Paso Police dies from injuries  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - The man who was shot by El Paso Police officers Monday morning in the parking lot of an East side apartment complex has died.

Students, faculty say goodbye to Eastwood High School as demolition nears  KFOX El Paso

It's the end of an era at Eastwood High School.The Ysleta school district is getting ready to demolish the old buildings to make way for an all new facility.The last ...

Parking problems persist for east side high school students  KVIA El Paso

As the final steel beam is raised on the new Eastwood High School building Wednesday morning, ABC-7 learned that the parking problems keep rolling into ...

Man charged in El Paso teacher's traffic death previously arrested for assault  El Paso Times

A man charged with the hit-and-run death of an elementary school teacher was previously arrested on charges that he assaulted his neighbor over an argument ...

Opening of YISD Bond projects highlight new school year  El Paso Inc.

The 2018-2019 school year has begun for students and parents in the Ysleta Independent School District. A new year brings a new excitement, new ...

Community Champions: Local wrestlers shine in hometown tournament  KVIA El Paso

Ethan Franklin and Eden Cordero are two wrestlers who represent El Paso well with their talent on the mat.

Eastwood football placed on probation for three years following violation  KVIA El Paso

ABC-7 has learned that the Eastwood High School football team has been placed on probation for three years after it admitted one of their coaches used a cell ...

Students nickname portable infused Eastwood High 'Fort Eastwood'  KVIA El Paso

The moniker is meant to describe the 69 portable classrooms that will line the campus property during a massive reconstruction project.

Students prepare for first day at 'Fort Eastwood," $93 million transformation underway  KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - Students at Eastwood High may not only have a hard time finding their classes on the first day of school on Monday, they may not recognize ...

Eastwood H.S. set for $93 million renovation; some students will be moved during construction  KVIA El Paso

Big changes are coming to Eastwood High School next fall. The east El Paso school will be renovated thanks to voters passing Yselta Independent School ...

District: Eastwood High School student found with unloaded weapon in backpack  KFOX El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - An unloaded weapon was found inside a student's backpack at Eastwood High School Monday morning, district officials said. A spokesperson ...

El Paso students join live national school walkout against gun violence  El Paso Times

The protest came on the anniversary of the April 20, 1999, massacre in Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo., in which 13 people were killed.

Legendary Eastwood basketball coach Gary Pippen reportedly stepping down  KVIA El Paso

Pippen has been the boys basketball head coach at Eastwood for a quarter-century.

National Signing Day: over 30 local athletes sign to play college football  KTSM News Channel 9

National Signing Day has come to a close and it was a banner year for El Paso and Las Cruces. Over 30 local student-athletes signed their National Letters of ...

YISD disciplines Eastwood high school football coach, players following on-field fight with Americas high school  KFOX El Paso

EL PASO, Texas -- The Ysleta Independent School District will restrict an Eastwood High School coach and two players from taking part in the first half of ...

UIL Realignments: El Dorado & Eastwood moving down from 6A to 5A  KVIA El Paso

The University Interscholastic League released its district realignments that will remain in place for the next two years. The biggest change to El Paso schools ...

YISD Delivers on 2015 bond projects | Special Sections  El Paso Inc.

When voters approved the Ysleta Independent School District's $430 million bond referendum in November 2015, they were promised that every project will be ...

SPECIAL REPORT: Parking is precious in one East El Paso neighborhood  KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - Parking in an East El Paso neighborhood is precious as Eastwood High School is in the middle of a reconstruction project that forced students ...

Microsoft selects 4 El Paso schools for tech program  El Paso Inc.

Microsoft has revealed the four El Paso schools it will partner with to develop advanced computer science programs.

'Nice guy' Keith due for Athletic Hall induction  El Paso Inc.

Who said nice guys finish last? Oh, yeah. It was Leo Durocher when he was managing the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1946.

Former Eastwood teacher sentenced to 4 years in prison for having sex with students  KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - The former Eastwood High teacher found guilty of sexual assault and having an inappropriate relationship with a student has been sentenced ...

El Paso man dies in severe floods in Arlington  KFOX El Paso

An El Paso man has died after drowning in floodwaters near the University of Texas at Arlington campus Friday. The Dallas Morning News reports the victim was ...

Ysleta ISD hires new football coach for Eastwood  KVIA El Paso

The Ysleta Independent School District has hired Julio Lopez, a varsity football offensive coordinator and social studies teacher at Socorro High School, to serve ...

Conquering learning | El Paso Kids Inc  El Paso Inc.

In keeping with the promises it made to voters during its 2015 bond campaign, the Ysleta Independent School District rang in the new year with the unveiling of ...

Bobby Lesley, coach of Eastwood basketball's '76 state championship team, has died  KVIA El Paso

Bobby Lesley, who coached Eastwood High School to the 1976 state basketball championship, has died, Eastwood coach Gary Pippen confirmed to ABC-7.

El Paso students excel in robotics competitions | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

Several area elementary, middle and high schools recently advanced to the VEX Robotics World Championship in Louisville, Kentucky.

Bel Air High School gym renovations to transform entire community  KFOX El Paso

The Bel Air High School gymnasium is getting a much-needed upgrade as part of the ongoing Ysleta Independent School District bond projects.The current gym ...

A look back at native El Paso MLB players  El Paso Inc.

This week, Major League Baseball teams will begin spring training exhibition games in Arizona and Florida.

Crane Watch: The Big List of El Paso's Biggest Projects  El Paso Inc.

A lot has changed since June 2017 when we last published the “crane watch,” our list of the big construction projects reshaping the city.

El Paso Area High Schools That Have Won UIL Team State Championships  KVIA El Paso

El Paso Area High Schools That Have Won UIL Team State Championships By Sport.

YISD appoints new principals | Special Sections  El Paso Inc.

Twelve schools at the Ysleta Independent School year kicked off the 2017-18 academic year under different leadership, as district officials appointed new ...

Parkland Middle School didn't protect student Johnathan Benko during walkout, family says  El Paso Times

Parkland Middle School student Johnathan Benko's family said the school failed to protect boy hit and killed by truck during National School Walkout.

Suspect In South El Paso Officer Involved Shooting In Custody  El Paso Herald-Post

The man suspected of shooting an El Paso Police Officer in South El Paso was taken into custody just after 8 p.m. Tuesday night, according.

$135 million rebuild would make Socorro H.S. Borderland's priciest school  KVIA El Paso

If voters approve a $448.5 million bond this November, Socorro High School could become the Borderland's priciest school. The proposed reconstruction of ...

Bond projects are transforming YISD | Special Sections  El Paso Inc.

The Ysleta Independent School District has been hard at work in beginning the first projects as part of the 2015 Bond program. Since voters in the Ysleta ...

Comic Strip founded on more than laughs | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

The Comic Strip's 32-year run is based on the Golden Rule: Treat others the way you'd want to be treated.

School districts working with transgender students as state lawmakers debate 'bathroom bill'  KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - Texas Senate Bill 6 - mostly known as the "bathroom bill" - would require transgender students to use the school bathroom or locker room ...

Ysleta ISD unveils motor coach featuring student athletes  KVIA El Paso

The Ysleta Independent School District has a new school bus -- and it's not the yellow kind.

YISD discusses bond project updates  KVIA El Paso

Board members talked about the latest on the bond, how much has been spent and if projects are up to date.

YISD begins school year with 13 new principals | Special Sections  El Paso Inc.

The Ysleta Independent School District began the 2016-17 school year with 13 new principals. During the summer, district officials made the appointments at ...

2018 El Paso high school football rankings: Dave Campbell's magazine division predictions  El Paso Times

Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine gives El Paso high school's preseason rankings. New divisions mean new opportunities and new challenges.

Chapter 8: Golf  KVIA El Paso

El Paso has world class weather. El Paso has excellent golf courses. El Paso has been or is the home of such great golfers like Lee Trevino, Rich Beem, Steve ...

Can El Dorado High School football stay on right track with new coach David Telas?  El Paso Times

Longtime El Paso football coach David Telas is a good fit for El Dorado High School.

Video+Gallery: CBP Abruptly Cancels Election Day Border 'Crowd Control Exercise'  El Paso Herald-Post

Customs and Border Protection Officers scheduled a 'crowd control exercise' at the U.S. - Mexico Border in Chihuahuita and then abruptly.

Free summer lunch programs  KVIA El Paso

Schools across the El Paso area will be providing free meals for children ages one to 18 years of age during the summer.

One El Paso teacher convicted, another arrested on charges of sex with students in same week

Two former El Paso high school teachers are in trouble for allegedly having sex with their students. On Monday, El Paso ISD police arrested Joel Provencio, ...

More Migrants Dropped Off in Downtown Monday Afternoon; 200+ More Expected Tonight  El Paso Herald-Post

According to Herald Post Reporter Andra Litton, shortly after 2 p.m. Monday Afternoon, Immigration and Customs Enforcement dropped off an unknown.

Work on new Bel Air Middle School to begin in Spring 2017  KVIA El Paso

The reconstruction of Eastwood High School is on track to begin in the Summer of 2017.

Chapter 9: Swimming  KVIA El Paso

No El Paso public high school has ever won a team championship in the sports of swimming and diving. Several schools have had male and female swimmers ...

Individuals That Have Won UIL State Championships by Sport  KVIA El Paso

Individuals That Have Won UIL State Championships by Sport.

Final Totals  KVIA El Paso

El Paso high schools and El Paso individuals can't compete with the rest of Texas in athletics. We certainly can't win a state championship. Why can't El Paso ...

HS SWIMMING: MISD hires El Paso legend Flato as new coach  Midland Reporter-Telegram

Flato will now have the opportunity to lead the Midland programs after the Midland ISD Athletic Department announced Thursday Flato was hired as the new ...

Eastridge neighborhood switching to LED lights  KFOX El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - The Eastridge neighborhood is known in the Borderland for the elaborate Christmas displays, and this year some residents are making a ...

Gallery+Story: Mckenna Hitter Crowned as 2018 Sun Queen, Sun Court Announced  El Paso Herald-Post

On Saturday, August 4th, the Sun Bowl Association announced the 2018 Sun Court that includes a new Sun Queen, Lady-in-Waiting and Sun Princesses.

Ex-El Pasoan sings about El Paso; wins Country talent contest  KVIA El Paso

"And that star on the mountain seems to call me back home."

Videos+Story: Border Rights Advocates Push Back on Presidential Address  El Paso Herald-Post

Before the first words of President Trump's prime time Oval Office address Tuesday night, border human rights advocates already had a rebuttal.

Weather Authority Alert: Strong cold front to bring winter-like temperatures  KTSM News Channel 9

A KTSM Weather Authority Alert will be in effect until Tuesday evening due to a strong cold front moving into the El Paso area.

Chapter 1: Football  KVIA El Paso

A sad but true fact: No El Paso area public school eleven man football team has ever won a Texas state championship.

Chapter 5: Volleyball  KVIA El Paso

The University Interscholastic League first held a state championship in volleyball during the 1966-1967 season.One El Paso area public high school has won ...

Chapter 2: Basketball  KVIA El Paso

Football may be “King” in Texas but basketball has always been the sport of choice in El Paso. Maybe this is because El Paso fans have suffered through many ...

SISD school put on lockdown after student brings air soft gun to school  KFOX El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - A Socorro Independent School District school was put on lockdown Thursday after administrators received information that a student brought ...

'Bring on' United Soccer League El Paso | Columns  El Paso Inc.

The borderland's Omar Salgado this summer was signed as the first player of the El Paso United Soccer League, which is set to debut in the 2019 season.

8 inducted into El Paso Athletic Hall of Fame  El Paso Inc.

A two-time Super Bowl champion and seven other top athletes joined the El Paso Athletic Hall of Fame during a banquet May 3 at Sunland Park Racetrack and ...

O'Beirne, Robert | Obituaries  Waco Tribune-Herald

Robert O'Beirne. April 20, 1954 - Dec. 23, 2017. Robert "Bob" Gerard O'Beirne, 63, of Waco, Texas, passed away on December 23, 2017. A Funeral Mass will be ...

Douglas Antrim  Alpine Avalanche

Douglas Antrim, 72, passed away on April 12, 2018, in Odessa, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 27, 2018, at All Saints Episcopal ...

Retired general on his love for El Paso, life in the private-sector and Trump  El Paso Inc.

Ret. Maj. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard's life has taken him all over the world – thanks to a three-decade-plus career in the Army and now his new role as a.

Joe Pickett: El Paso's longest-serving state legislator  El Paso Inc.

It's been 24 years since El Paso was without the services of Joe Pickett as a go-to member of the Texas House of Representatives.

Class of 2015 has bright college future | Special Sections  El Paso Inc.

With less than a month remaining in the 2014-15 school year, many students and families in the Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) are likely finalizing ...

Signups: Recreation and youth sports listings  El Paso Times

Texas Blue: Registering experienced players, ages 7-8, for coach-pitch team for El Paso County Sportspark and tournament play. Deadline is July 30. 373-1184.

Meet two Belleza Latina International contestants | Local  what's up

Erika Graham and Diana Estrada are not unlike most of their peers; they work, spend time with their family and friends and volunteer on behalf of causes that ...

Cindi Aboud: Executive director, Braden Aboud Memorial Foundation | Q&A  El Paso Inc.

After Cindi and Gary Aboud's 14-year-old son died in 2007, they formed the Braden Aboud Memorial Foundation in his memory.

One Grub strives to provide peace, love and grub  The Prospector

Roman and Adriana Wilcox believe that every human has the right to good, clean, hearty food. Their belief and the classic Bob Marley song “One Love” helped ...

Lucha Libre to the Rescue: Wrestling Matches Raise Money for Riverside Learning Lab  El Paso Herald-Post

Last Sunday night, Riverside High School echoed with the applause, boos and cheers thanks to a unique Lucha Libre fundraising event.

Castro: El Paso can be educational leader | Local News  El Paso Inc.

El Paso businessman and philanthropist Richard Castro on Wednesday urged community leaders to make education a priority, saying there is a critical need to ...

Former Ft. Bliss commander reprimanded for personal misconduct  KVIA El Paso

Major General Dana Pittard was well-received when he was assigned as post commander to Fort Bliss in 2010.

Heller-Warren Engagement | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

The families of Meagan Elizabeth Heller and Wesley James Warren are pleased to announce their engagement. The bride is the daughter of the late Maurice ...

Mitchell "Mitch" Lawrence Henderson - Obituaries

Mitchell "Mitch" Lawrence Henderson, 56, of Amarillo died Tuesday, June 19, 2012.Celebration of life services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Saint Stephen United ...

Santa Claus is coming to town for Christmas pictures  KVIA El Paso

Santa Claus is coming to town, and he's not camera shy. Borderland parents have a variety of options for picture-taking with Santa this year.

Gallery+Story: Sun Bowl Association Names Macy McBeth 2017 Sun Queen  El Paso Herald-Post

The Sun Bowl Association announced the 2017-18 Sun Court, Friday, July 28 with Macy McBeth as the 2017 Sun Queen and Ariana Martell.

GiGi's Playhouse | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

As of April, El Paso has a new distinction – and other Texas cities are clambering to catch up. We have the state's first GiGi's Playhouse, the most innovative and.

Sanchez: El Paso stars get their due from Athletic Hall  El Paso Inc.

It's said that good things come to those who wait. Luis Zuniga had been nominated for induction into the El Paso Athletic Hall of Fame three times before this ...

El Paso native Maj. Gen. Dana Pittard to be replaced as leader of US forces in Iraq this month  KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - Maj. Gen. Dana Pittard, who has led the Joint Operations Center in Baghdad since late June, will be replaced in late October Department of ...

Texas 5A and 6A State Swimming & Diving Championships Call-Up Lists Posted  SwimSwam

Victoria Edwards (above) and the Austin Westlake girls won last year's Texas big school State Championship by a single point, and with the top 5 teams ...

EPCC baseball under new management | Sports  what's up

As the EPCC Tejanos get ready for the start of a new season, they must also prepare with a new roster and most importantly, a new coach.

Leslie Wingo, President/CEO, Sanders Wingo | Q&A  El Paso Inc.

About 20 years ago, Leslie Wingo was a marketing student at the University of Texas at El Paso in need of an internship.

The new guy vs. the new Norma | Local News  El Paso Inc.

Voters will decide 10 local races in El Paso's May 27 primary runoff election. But the one getting most of the attention is the battle between two Democrats ...

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