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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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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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Is construction to blame for Eastwood's enrollment decline?  KVIA El Paso

As the new Eastwood High School continues to take shape in East El Paso, so do the growing pains for a school that still has more than a year left in the ...

Eastwood students participate in National Walkout Day  KVIA El Paso

Students across the country, including El Paso, took part in National School Walkout Day to protest gun violence and to call on lawmakers to pass stricter gun ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Improvements at Eastwood High begin  El Paso Times

Demolition at Eastwood High School began this week, kicking off the start of updates to the 56-year-old campus.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

YISD proposes rebuilding Eastwood High School  KVIA El Paso

The district gives ABC-7 a tour of what they say is a school in dire need of an overhaul.

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

Teachers have guaranteed parking, but students are turning to street-side parking instead of the designated lot the school assigned them.

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 ...

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.

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

A Jury has found a former Eastwood High teacher guilty of sexual assault and having an inappropriate relationship with a student.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

McDonald's Classic Basketball Tournament gets new location  El Paso Times

Chapin, Eastwood, Del Valle, Canutillo entered in McDonald's Basketball Tournament.

Here are the top 5 El Paso County high school football teams; who should be on top?  El Paso Times

In the past weeks, the El Paso Times has been sharing our preseason rankings of every high school football team in El Paso County. We're down to the top 5, ...

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.

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.

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.

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's De La Torre fined by Texas Ethics Commission for using district funds to promote bond  El Paso Times

The matter stems from a “special newsletter” published in fall 2015 ahead of the district's $430.5 million bond election on Nov. 3, 2015.

Teams set for McDonald's Classic | Lifestyle  El Paso Inc.

This year's McDonald's Classic Basketball Tournament is Dec. 8-10 at Eastwood High School, 2430 McRae. Hosted by McDonald's of El Paso and Las Cruces, ...

$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 ...

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

I once wrote that we Americans are funny. We invent or develop a sport like football, basketball or baseball and call ourselves world champions, although few ...

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.

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.

Business people in the news: Locals open doggie daycare; WestStar Bank's new audit manager  El Paso Times

A lot of business people have made the news. From new doggie daycare owners to GECU donating student scholarships.

EPPD: Drug Deal Led to Police Chase, Rollover  KTSM News Channel 9

El Paso Police say an illegal drug deal in East El Paso led to a police chase ending in a rollover crash that resulted in the arrest of two men in Northeast El Paso.

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.

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 ...

Renderings give new look at Thomas Manor Elementary  KFOX El Paso

Residents are getting a new look at some of the Ysleta Independent School District bond projects that are currently underway.Ranchland and Hillcrest Middle ...

YISD high schools earn most state distinctions in El Paso  El Paso Inc.

High schools in the Ysleta Independent School District earned the highest number of state distinctions among all El Paso school districts in connection with this ...

Your entire Friday night football lineup  El Paso Times

A quick breakdown of all the games going on around El Paso on Friday night.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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

EL PASO, Texas - A student was found with a BB gun at a Socorro Independent School District school on Thursday.

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

Individuals That Have Won UIL State Championships by Sport.

Teen's $2 million bond in fatal shooting cut  El Paso Times

A teenager charged with capital murder in a fatal shooting had his $2 million bond cut.

There's still time to see El Paso Christmas lights  El Paso Times

The bright lights will flash and shine through Christmas and beyond at several locations around the Sun City.

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

6 El Pasoans honored as Hispanos Triunfadores | Lifestyle  El Paso Inc.

McDonald's celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month by recognizing several El Pasoans for their professional achievements, work in the community and for ...

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.

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.

O'Beirne, Robert  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 ...

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 ...

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.

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."

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.

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 ...

Day camps abound to cure kids' summer boredom  El Paso Times

Check out some of the summer camps, from art to zoo animals, that are available to kids in El Paso this summer.

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 ...

Southlake Carroll elevates Larry Vucan to baseball coach

Southlake Carroll has elevated Larry Vucan to replace longtime coach Larry Hughes. Vucan was Southlake Carroll's pitching coach the last five years.

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.

Former Montwood coach Chuck Veliz joins Miner staff  El Paso Times

Aaron Jones will run another 40-yard dash at pro day.

Greg McNicol, UTEP Campus transformation | Q&A  El Paso Inc.

The Campus Transformation Project under way at the University of Texas at El Paso is a $25-million makeover of huge proportions and innumerable steps and ...

Doug Pullen, Plaza Classic Film Festival | Q&A  El Paso Inc.

When the seventh annual Plaza Classic Film Festival opens this Wednesday with a special showing of “Field of Dreams” at Southwest University Park, that ...

CNN Student News - April 19, 2016  CNN

April 19, 2016. Today's international coverage begins with two stories from South America: Brazilian lawmakers are debating whether to impeach the nation's ...

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.

Wife and stepson are charged with army veteran's murder 36 years on after younger brother claims he was forced to scrub his father's blood out of the garage floor  Daily Mail

The wife and stepson of army veteran, Chester Garrett, pictured, have been charged with his murder 36 years on. Lisbeth and Roger Garrett were charged today ...

Vernon Butler, EPISD interim superintendent | Q&A  El Paso Inc.

Vernon Butler, the new interim superintendent at El Paso Independent School District, was around El Paso schools for his entire career. Now he's out of ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Richard Castro - Owner, Castro Enterprises | Q&A  El Paso Inc.

Richard Castro's first job as a college student was flipping burgers at Texas State University.

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.

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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