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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 ...

More parking woes for neighbors living near Eastwood High School as new semester begins  KFOX El Paso

Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) is making their way back to school, meaning Eastwood students and faculty will be adding to the construction ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Garcia returns, Abilene Cooper outscores El Paso Eastwood

EL PASO — Noah Garcia left the Shotwell Stadium field injured in the season finale. He returned Friday to inflict pain on El Paso Eastwood here at Trooper ...

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.

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, 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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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

The El Paso Times High School Football Countdown is down to the top 5. Tell us who you think should be on top.

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

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

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.

$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 ...

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.

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

YISD Superindent Xavier de La Torre and former board President Patricia McClean have been fined by the Texas Ethics Commission for using district funds to ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

'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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Top Texas counselor is from Socorro ISD, will be recognized by Michelle Obama  El Paso Times

A school counselor from the Socorro Independent School District will be traveling to Washington to be recognized for her work by former first lady Michelle ...

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 ...

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

Individuals That Have Won UIL State Championships by Sport.

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.

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 ...

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. From Downtown's San Jacinto Plaza to the annual ...

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.

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.

Ysleta ISD Announces Appointment of 2 Principals, In-house Counsel  El Paso Herald-Post

The Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) is pleased to announce the recent appointment of new principals at two campuses – Scotsdale and Thomas ...

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 ...

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 ...

Testimony Begins in Third Trial Against Daniel Villegas  El Paso Herald-Post

Opening statements in the third trial against Daniel Villegas began in a packed 409th District Court Tuesday morning.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Thornton: Coach Haack left behind a solid legacy  El Paso Times

Coach Robert “Bob” Haack, who died two weeks ago, was a winner everywhere he went.

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.

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 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 ...

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."

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Former Montwood coach Chuck Veliz joins Miner staff  El Paso Times

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

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.

Sun Bowl Association announces 2017-18 Sun Court  KFOX El Paso

The Sun Bowl Association has announced the 2017-18 Sun Court, with Macy McBeth as the 2017 Sun Queen and Ariana Martell as the Lady-in-Waiting.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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