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Renovations let Taylor residents live where they used to go to school  KXAN.com

TAYLOR, Texas (KXAN) — Going back to school is taking on a new meaning in eastern Williamson County because people in Taylor can now live where they ...



Taylor High School grad arrested, again, for making threats against school  FOX 7 Austin

Police arrested a Taylor High School graduate accused of making a threat against the school for a second time. The arrest happened on Wednesday after an ...



Documents: Taylor High School teens admitted to planning school shooting during class  KVUE.com

TAYLOR, Texas — Before three teens were arrested for allegedly discussing a plan to shoot up Taylor High School, one suspect said in the classroom that he ...



3 Taylor High students arrested for allegedly plotting school shooting  KXAN.com

TAYLOR, Texas (KXAN) — Three Taylor High School seniors were arrested Wednesday after officials said they made comments about committing a school ...



'My name is Devant Davis-Brooks, Google it' | Affidavit details Taylor teen's terroristic threat arrest  KVUE.com

An off-duty Fort Worth police officer reported a threat after hearing a 17-year-old state he was "going to shoot up Taylor High School tomorrow," leading to the ...



Taylor high school students cook up first place in local 'Chopped' competition  KVUE.com

Two Taylor high school students won first place and a scholarship at a cooking competition.



Student-run restaurant at Taylor High opens for Valentine's Day  KXAN.com

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Students at Taylor High School opened a unique restaurant Wednesday to get people into the spirit of the Valentine's Day while giving back ...



Police: Student said he had weapons to use for Taylor school shooting  Austin American-Statesman

One of the three Taylor High School students charged with making a school shooting threat later told police he had guns at home that he and two other students ...



17-year-old threatens to ‘shoot up’ Taylor High School for second time  NewsWest9.com

An off-duty Fort Worth police officer reported a threat after hearing a 17-year-old state he was “going to shoot up Taylor High School tomorrow,” leading to the ...



Taylor high school kids inspire with cooking skills  KVUE.com

When fixing dinner, you may run into the problem a lot of us have -- you make that same old "go-to" meal every week. Tonight, some Taylor high school students ...



Greenwood ISD Names Rusty Purser As Head Football Coach  KMID - Local 2 News

Greenwood ISD officials confirmed Greenwood-alum Rusty Purser will take over as the district's athletic director and head football coach.



Texas cop playing video game stops teenager allegedly threatening shooting at former high school  Fox News

A 17-year-old Texan teenager is behind bars after an off-duty cop overheard him planning to shoot up his former high school while playing an online video ...



Taylor police arrest man accused of shooting another in Robinson Park  KVUE.com

TAYLOR, Texas — Police arrested an 18-year-old suspect Monday after they said he confessed to shooting another man at Robinson Park in Taylor, Texas, ...



Texas Teen With Terminal Cancer Celebrates High School Graduation in Early Ceremony  Inside Edition

A Texas high school senior is just months away from her graduation, but because her cancer battle might prevent her from feeling strong on the big day, she and ...



Central Texas developer moving HQ to Georgetown, progressing on 600-plus homes in Taylor  Austin Business Journal

Two subdivisions are rising in the small suburb of Taylor, courtesy of WBW Development Group. And the company is moving its HQ to a new development in ...



Taylor High softball coach accused of having sexual relationship with student  KXAN.com

Kendall Lucas, 25, is being investigated by the Taylor Police Department for her relationship with a 17-year-old female student.



Significant housing boost in the works in small suburb of Taylor  Austin Business Journal

The two subdivisions would have more than 600 homes, a significant number in a town of about 17000 people: "Our general market is catering toward starter ...



Katy ISD names new junior high after Joe M. Adams  Katy Times

Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees approved to name the District's newest junior high school after Joe M. Adams. The new school is currently ...



Hard to believe, but North Shore and Katy weren’t always powerhouses  Houston Chronicle

North Shore and Katy take center stage again at NRG Stadium when they meet in the Class 6A regional semifinals on Friday. At 12-0, the Mustangs are Texas' ...



Class Acts: Senior Mike Arellano is campaigning for a better U.S. at James E. Taylor High School  CW39 Houston

It's that time again – time to honor amazing students around town! This week CW39 Houston is celebrating senior Mike Arellano at James E. Taylor High School.



Katy ISD kicks off soccer season with MOJO Showcase  Chron

Katy ISD soccer fields will be full of action during the opening two weeks of the regular season. The district hosts the MOJO Showcase boys tournament Jan.



Seven Lakes, Taylor capture District 19-6A swimming and diving championships  Chron.com

The Seven Lakes boys and Katy Taylor girls both returned ample talent from impressive 2018 performances. Fittingly, the Spartans and Mustangs set the pace ...



Ernestine "Tina" Matteck Hunter Moore | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — Ernestine “Tina” Matteck Hunter Moore, beloved Mother, Grandmother and. Great-Grandmother, passed away suddenly on December 23, 2018 ...



Student arrested after allegedly making threat to McCallum High School  FOX 7 Austin

A student at McCallum High School was arrested on Wednesday after allegedly making a verbal terroristic threat toward the school, according to school officials.



Newness surrounds Taylor football after encouraging spring | Sports  Katy Times

There were times this spring when Chad Simmons got frustrated with Taylor's offense finding success against the defense during practices.



Tompkins leads TXSWA all-state football selections  Chron

The best football season in school history continues to earn accolades for the Tompkins. Led by two first-team selections, the Falcons placed five on the Texas ...



Worley, Jr., Fred  Waco Tribune-Herald

Fred Worley, Jr. Sept. 9, 1949 - Nov. 10, 2018. Fred Melton Worley, Jr. passed away in peace and surrounded by his loving family on November 10, 2018.



Taylor places 4th in quiz bowl tourney | Education  Katy Times

Answer this question? One of these creatures was implanted with a bomb by the time-traveler Barry Waddle, who was actually a surgically-altered spy named ...



Katy ISD teen charged with felony after allegedly shooting pig in head with rifle on school grounds  Chron

A 17-year-old Katy ISD student is facing a felony charge after he allegedly shot a pig in the head on campus at the ag facility, according to authorities.



Girls athlete of the week: Tae'lor Purvis, Hightower  Houston Chronicle

Tae'lor Purvis, Hightower Notable: The starting point guard led her team with 13 points and five assists in a 53-43 win over Ridge Point in the FBISD Girls ...



Katy Taylor HS football coach placed on administrative leave  KHOU

KATY, Texas – Taylor High School head football coach Trey Hermann has been placed on administrative leave, according to a statement from the school district.



Police: Taylor softball coach had sex 10 times with student  Austin American-Statesman

A Taylor High School softball coach is accused of having sex 10 times with a student, according to a...



Beek, Wright celebrate Taylor triumphs, NCAA future  Chron.com

Taylor coach Joe Sheffy said he could not recall a freshman earning a varsity letter in his 40 years coaching football. Then Ean Beek and Max Wright came ...



Alief Taylor, Elsik reach silver bracket at Katy Classic basketball tournament  Chron.com

Alief ISD's representatives in the boys division of the Katy Classic basketball tournament had similar starts, both winning opening games to qualify for the Silver ...



Katy community under spotlight after superintendent accused of bullying  Houston Chronicle

School board President Ashely Vann said Lance Hindt was her pick from the start when Katy ISD started interviewing for a superintendent two years ago.



Katy ISD students serve up culinary arts at Old Town Bistro  Katy Times

The Old Town Bistro has a cozy atmosphere. The food is delicious and elegantly appointed, and the napkins are delicately folded on the plates. Behind a large ...



Mattson, Doreen  Waco Tribune-Herald

Doreen Mattson. Oct. 2, 1964 - Jan. 27, 2019. Doreen "Dori" Elaine Mattson, 54, of Waco, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 27, 2019, at Providence ...



Katy Taylor High School Pacecetters present 'Stronger than the Storm'  Chron

The region is still recovering from the impact of Hurricane Harvey six months ago. Helping with the recovery is the arts world. The Taylor High School ...



New leaders approved by Katy ISD | Education  Katy Times

Katy Independent School District will be starting 2019 with several new principals. During this week's regular Board meeting, the Katy ISD Board of Trustees ...



Class Acts: Senior Kenny Tran has a real heart for helping others!  CW39 Houston

This week's Class Act has a heart for helping others! Kenny Tran is a senior at Alief Taylor High School. He's the captain of the golf team, excels academically, ...



Cinco Ranch off to fast start in boys basketball  Chron.com

The Cinco Ranch boys basketball team was already approaching its 2017-18 win total before the calendar even turned to December. The Cougars are roaring ...



Houston Texans promote Norfolk’s Mike Tyson to active roster  WTKR News 3

Former Lake Taylor standout, 2017 draft pick of Seattle is hoping to appear in his first NFL game.



Judge claims Katy ISD superintendent was a 'vicious bully' in school  Houston Chronicle

A judge in Alabama has waded into the drama surrounding Katy ISD Superintendent Lance Hindt, claiming the embattled school administrator was a "vicious ...



Caught on camera: Taylor High School students fight  CW39

KATY, TX - Remember the playground days, where you'd solve problems with a good old game of "rock, paper, scissors"? It's definitely a more mature solution ...



Katy ISD leadership dominates headlines in 2018  Chron

In a year marked with many highs and surprises, 2018 in Katy was dominated by the Katy ISD school board. It all started with a seemingly normal public ...



Pictures showing teen with guns prompts concerns at Katy school  KPRC Click2Houston

Authorities at two more schools in the Houston area Tuesday were investigating social media posts that prompted security concerns, adding to a growing list of ...



Texas softball coach accused of having sexual relationship with 17-year-old student  Houston Chronicle

Taylor police are investigating Kendall Lucas, a softball coach accused of having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old female student. Lucas taught varsity ...



Taylor track star sets goal for 2020 Olympics  KVUE.com

A track athlete from Taylor just missed running for the US in Rio. Now he hopes to make it to Tokyo in 2020.



Taylor High School Choir presents its 34th Annual Madrigal Dinner  Katy Times

The 34th Annual Madrigal Dinner will be presented by the Taylor High School Choir Friday, Dec. 1 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 2 at noon and 7 p.m..



Christopher Jay Bliton | Obituaries  Katy Times

Chris died peacefully in his sleep at the age of 32. He is survived by his parents Robert and Catherine (Furie) Bliton and his brother Matthew Jay Bliton. He is.



NM State inks 10 players in regular signing period  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - The New Mexico State football team added 10 student-athletes to its 2019-20 roster on national signing day. Of the 10 new Aggies, seven are ...



Wendtland and Restivo announce run for Matagorda School Board  Bay City Daily Tribune

Matagorda School Board has two positions opening up in the upcoming November 2018 elections. Walt Wendtland announced that he is running for Position 2 ...



Putting in the work: Cinco Ranch cheer efforts on and off the field  KHOU.com

High school football is steeped in tradition, from the players to the band to the cheerleaders. The ladies of Cinco Ranch cheer are putting in work long before ...



City of Taylor honors pioneer TV host Carolyn Jackson  FOX 7 Austin

Sunday afternoon the quiet community of Taylor came together to honor one of their own: Carolyn Jackson.



Outgoing Katy ISD superintendent Hindt won’t sit with board at meetings for final months  Chron

Outgoing Katy ISD Superintendent Lance Hindt, who recently announced his plans to resign amid controversy over decades-old bullying allegations, won't be ...



Update on Taylor HS Defensive End and TAMU Commit Max Wright - Katy Texas  www.katymagazine.com

KATY MAGAZINE NEWS – Katy, TX. September 26, 2017. Ashley Lancaster. The family of Taylor High School's injured star defensive end and Texas A&M ...



Midland High names new baseball coach  NewsWest9.com

Midland High school has found a new baseball coach to take over the bulldog program.



ECISD hits record enrollment; impact felt everywhere  Odessa American

Enrollment across Ector County Independent School District is at record levels this year, rising to 33185 up from about 32110 last year and the facilities are ...



Katy teens use talent to help community heal after Harvey  KHOU

KATY, Texas - A group of teen girls are using their talent to help the community heal after Hurricane Harvey. The award-winning Taylor High School Pacesetters ...



Luis Mauricio Pulido, Jr. | Obituaries  Katy Times

Luis Mauricio Pulido, Jr. was born on July 13, 1992 to Luis Mauricio Pulido, Sr. and Delores Rita Martinez Pulido in Houston, Texas. He passed away on October ...



Katy ISD threat rumor spread on social media  KHOU

Parents at a Katy ISD school were worried about a potential threat at Taylor High School after photos were spread on social media. Police have said they found ...



Katy ISD police sending warning to parents and kids about stranger danger incident  KTRK-TV

Katy ISD police is sending a warning to parents and kids about a man who approached a student and tried to give her a ride.



Katy ISD gains 15 spots for state meet  Chron.com

There will be plenty of entries beginning with 'KA' on the Lee & Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center next weekend as Katy ISD added 15 events to its impressive ...



27 Former Texas High School Football Players Chosen In 2018 NFL Draft  High School Football America

Twenty-seven former Texas high school football players heard their names called at the 2018 NFL Draft that was held in their home state at AT&T Stadium in ...



Looking back at Lance Hindt’s final year at Katy ISD  Chron

The turnout was sparse for the March 19 board meeting of the Katy Independent School District. The trustees were considering a handful of important, yet not ...



Student charged after disturbing fight near Katy school  KTRK-TV

It was the fight so disturbing that we only showed you part of it. Now a teen faces a serious charge after that ugly fight near Katy Taylor High School.



Class Acts: Senior Linh Nguyen is ‘bee-ing’ great at Westside High School  CW39 Houston

It's that time again – time to honor amazing students around town! This week CW39 Houston is celebrating senior Linh Nguyen of Houston ISD's Westside High ...



2018 midterm elections: Where to vote in the Katy area  Community Impact Newspaper

Nov 5, 2018: Early voting in Harris and Fort Bend counties brought record turnout, but there is one more day to cast a ballot for the 2018 midterm elections on ...



Katy ISD coach accused of setting off pitching machine on kids  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Katy ISD says a high school coach is on administrative leave after a pitching machine incident sent one student to the hospital.



Class Acts: Joanne Allen-Taylor pushes to be the best on and off the court  CW39 Houston

CYPRESS, Texas— Joanne Allen-Taylor always strives to be the best, whether on the court or in the classroom, and it's paid off. The Cy Falls shooting guard is a ...



Former Houston high school stars in the 2018 NFL Draft  Chron

The NFL Draft isn't loaded with local Houston talent at the top of the draft. In fact, we'll probably go through the entire first round with just one area guy - SMU ...



Taylor edges Travis; KISD advances three  Chron.com

Katy ISD girls basketball teams emerged with a winning record against Fort Bend ISD competition in Region III-6A bi-district games Feb. 13. District 20-6A ...



The crown jewel: All eyes on Katy ISD's $70M stadium  KTRK-TV

All eyes were on Katy ISD as the district dedicated its $70 million stadium to the world Thursday night.



Katy ISD board weighs legal action in support of embattled superintendent  Houston Chronicle

Nearly two months after a citizen accused the Katy ISD superintendent of bullying him when they were in middle school, setting off a controversy that drew ...



Threats At Houston Area Schools Increase After Florida Shooting  Houston, TX Patch

Florida Shooting Sparks Rise In Threats In Houston - Houston, TX - More than a dozen threats of school violence have been made at Houston area school ...



Students disciplined in court, at school due to fight video  KPRC Houston

A brutal fight between two Taylor High School students has one young man facing serious charges.



Katy Taylor High School student killed in accident  Chron.com

A Taylor High School senior died at the scene of the accident at 15200 Westheimer Parkway on Wednesday, Katy ISD officials confirmed Thursday. "The faculty ...



Investigators identify man shot, killed at apartment complex in NW Harris County  KHOU.com

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Investigators have identified the man shot and killed overnight at an apartment complex in northwest Harris County as Frederick ...



Taylor High School's Head Baseball Coach Abruptly Resigned, And We Want To Know Why  Houston Press

Cory Bowyer, the head baseball coach at KTHS, has abruptly resigned his coaching and teaching positions. The Katy ISD is declining to answer most questions ...



High School Football Helmets in Houston, Texas  Texan Live

Football Helmets from Houston, Texas and teams we have covered over the years. - High School Helmet, Football sports, helment, tx.



Katy ISD likely a strong favorite at regional diving, swimming championships  Katy Times

The regional diving and swimming championships start Thursday with the diving finals at 2:30 p.m. at the Cy-Fair ISD Natatorium in Cypress. Katy senior Chloe ...



Opening stretch reflects balance in District 19-6A volleyball  Chron.com

It took little more than a week for District 19-6A to show its competitiveness, particularly at the top. Tompkins provided the opening-night highlight Sept. 7 with an ...



Travis rallies to complete sweep of Katy Taylor  Chron.com

The Travis baseball team trailed initially in both of its Region III-6A bi-district playoff games against Katy Taylor. But the Tigers' ability to take advantage of ...



TEXANS DRAFT BLOG: Houston selects Alief Taylor product Ejiofor, Texas Tech WR Coutee in Day 3  KHOU.com

Day 3 of the 2018 NFL Draft is here, and Houston Texans fans get more opportunity to evaluate their team's selections. After sitting out the first round Thursday, ...



Katy ISD students compete in “plein air” painting competition  Chron

Students and teachers within the fine arts department in the Katy Independent School District Saturday for the first time ever were given the opportunity to paint ...



National Night Out brings neighbors together throughout Katy  Chron

Neighbors throughout Katy will have the opportunity to get to know each other a little better on Tuesday, Oct. 2, as they join residents throughout the state taking ...



Katy TX district will pay departing superintendent $750,000 severance  American School & University

The Katy (Texas) school board has approved an amendment to departing superintendent Lance Hindt's contract that will give him a "separation payment" of at ...



Taylor High's Expression Show Choir sets 'The Beatles @50'  Katy Times

The Taylor High School Expressions Show Choir Presents: The Beatles @ 50.



Katy ISD libraries pull book about racism, police brutality  Houston Chronicle

Katy ISD officials touched off a social media firestorm this week after they decided to temporarily pull a popular young adult book about racism and police ...



Taylor High cheerleaders win Leadership Award at UCA cheer camp  Katy Times

The James Taylor High School cheerleaders for 2014-15 recently attended UCA cheer camp at Texas A&M University in College Station, and came home with ...



Houston-area schools with the highest percentage of drug issues in 2016  Chron

One of the burning behavioral issues affecting some Houston-area high schools in 2016 involved drugs. Nearly 50 percent of the top 30 high schools with the ...



Recap: Texas A&M's early signing class of 2018  Chron

Texas A&M Class of 2018. Ranking: 27. What they accomplished: The Aggies cobbled together what should be three-fifths of a solid offensive line in a couple of ...



NM State set to add 10 more players during regular signing period  Las Cruces Sun-News

The Aggies expect to sign 10 more players this week, giving them a signing class of 25 players:



Houston area's top football recruits make decision on National Signing Day  KTRK-TV

High school student-athletes across the Houston area will be making crucial announcements Wednesday when it comes to their collegiate futures.



Past and present collide as superintendent fights 1970s 'school bully' accusations  New York Post

A school superintendent accused last month of bullying a classmate decades earlier in Texas now wants to meet with the man who said the torment prompted ...



PETA calls for action after pig killed at Katy FFA barn  KTRK-TV

KATY, Texas (KTRK) -- In the wake of the shooting of a pig at Katy ISD's FFA barn last week, PETA called for the animals to be removed from the program.



More than 400 campuses earn all possible distinctions in 2018 accountability ratings  North Texas e-News

Commissioner of Education Mike Morath announced today that more than 400 campuses that achieved a Met Standard rating in the 2018 state accountability ...



U.S. Rep. John Culberson announces 2018 Congressional Art Competition  Chron.com

U.S. Rep. John Culberson (R-District 7), senior member of the Appropriations Committee, has announced that his office is accepting submissions for the 2018 ...



Katy ISD student shoots pig before bringing it to processing facility, district says  KPRC Click2Houston

A 17-year-old Katy Independent School District student is facing charges after authorities said he shot a pig on school property.



Jerry Brantly steps down after 31 years of coaching  Katy Times

Jerry Brantly, Sealy High School girls' basketball and golf coach, says it's time to spend some time with his family, go fishing and play a little golf. Many people in.



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