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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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2019 El Paso area graduation schedule  KFOX El Paso

Below is the graduation schedule for school district's in the El Paso area:El Paso Independent School DistrictMay 24Chapin High School — 9 a. m. at Don ...

Fifteen Eastwood High School athletes sign college scholarships

EL PASO, TX — They threw a huge party at Eastwood High School Wednesday afternoon. A school record 15 student-athletes announced their plans to ...

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.

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.

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.

Scott D. Howard  Salina Post

On Saturday, May 25, 2019, Scott D. Howard, of Ludell, KS, loving husband, and father passed away at the age of 59 from complications from cancer.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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

The man who was shot by El Paso Police officers Monday morning in the parking lot of an East side apartment complex has died.

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

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

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 ...

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 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 ...

Bel Air High School Senior to have artwork displayed in the U.S Capitol for one year  KVIA El Paso

It was back in February when ABC-7 featured Bel Air High School senior, Sarah Murillo, as a Community Champion. Now, Murillo's art work is being recognized ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

2019 Graduation Dates and Times For El Paso Area High Schools

Plan accordingly for these graduations! Congrats class of 2019!

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.

El Paso man taken into federal custody on child pornography charges  KFOX El Paso

An El Paso man accused of possessing and receiving child pornography has been given a $25000 bond with home confinement orders and other restrictions.

Best high school athletes, teams chosen | Lifestyle  El Paso Inc.

Check out who made this year's Price's Give 'Em Five El Paso Athletic Hall of Fame High School Athletes of the Year.

El Paso could see water flow down the Rio Grande in June  El Paso Times

With water set to be released from the Caballo Reservoir, El Paso could see the river flow a bit stronger in early June.

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.

Eastwood HS students react to student arrested for allegedly taking gun to school  KVIA El Paso

An Eastwood High School student was arrested for allegedly having a gun on campus and now students are reacting to the situation.

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 ...

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 ...

Douglass coach among 8 selected to Athletic Hall of Fame  El Paso Inc.

One of the most intriguing inductees into the El Paso Athletic Hall of Fame this year is Coach Eugene Augustus Desboine, the late coach at El Paso's ...

'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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

5Qs with El Paso dancer, choreographer Donovan Gibbs  El Paso Inc.

So you think you can dance? For El Pasoan Donovan Gibbs, the answer is simple: “Yes, and I love it.” The 25-year-old professional dancer and choreographer ...

Mission Valley Elementary School opens | El Paso Kids Inc  El Paso Inc.

Amid much fanfare and celebration, Ysleta ISD trustees and Superintendent Dr. Xavier De La Torre marked the official opening of the newly constructed Mission ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

$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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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, ...

National Girls High School Rankings For May 8  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum have published its fourth National Girls High School rankings for the 2018-19 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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."

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 ...

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 ...

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 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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Signups: Area recreational sports and leagues  El Paso Times

Area teams around El Paso are seeking players and participants for leagues and competition.

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