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Just published my first book - Elia Class of 1981

September 29, 2017 by Elia Vasquez Lopez (Register to contact)

"Back to Yesterday" by Ellie Elle
Available in e-book at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, iTunes, Kobo, and Smash Words.

Class of 1977 Mixers/Social gatherings

October 26, 2016 by Rita Gutierrez Martinez-Kalmar (Register to contact)

Securing our site(s) for 40th Class Reunion - Sept 9, 2017. Mixers to discuss and socialize

informal Mixer/school Supply Drive

July 27, 2012 by Frances Vasquez Dominguez (Register to contact)

Join us Saturday, July 28th @ VFW off Broadway 7 pm. Informal get together and School Supply Drive for HHS on behalf of Class 1977!

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Harlandale ISD offering students free meals through summer  550 KTSA

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — Harlandale ISD students under the age of 18 will be able to get free breakfast and lunch throughout the summer. The district ...



Community calendar - Southside Reporter  mySA

Harlequin Theater at Fort Sam Houston hosts the production “A Piece of My Heart” through June 1. The play, based on true stories, looks at women who served ...



Police Take Down Man Firing Random Shots Near Harlandale High School  San Antonio Current

A San Antonio Police Department officer on Thursday morning shot a man suspected of randomly firing shots on the South Side, authorities said. The shooting...



Neighborhood bands rock festival | Mesquite-News - Texas A&M University San Antonio  The Mesquite

Two South Side-area high schools bookended the 81st Annual Battle Of Flowers Band Festival April 25 at Alamo Stadium. The Southwest Legacy High School ...



PHOTOS: Battle of Flowers Band Festival 2019  San Antonio Express-News

Image 1 of 25. Southwest Legacy High School performs "High Hopes," during the Battle of Flowers Band Festival at Alamo Stadium in San Antonio on Thursday, ...



Findings on Harlandale ISD troubling  mySA

The turmoil in the Harlandale Independent School District is coming to a head. The highly political activities of this school district's dysfunctional school board ...



San Antonio students challenging school dress codes  San Antonio Express-News

In Harlandale Independent School District, students are challenging their district's longstanding dress code that they say oversexualizes girls and prioritizes ...



Under cloud of investigation, Harlandale ISD draws board hopefuls  San Antonio Express-News

Trustee hopefuls are running for seats on the Harlandale Independent School District board in the May election despite a cloud of uncertainty caused by a Texas ...



Ricardo Moreno: Harlandale ISD District 7 Candidate (Incumbent)  WOAI

Questionnaires were sent out to all Harlandale Independent School District board candidates and here are their answers. Election day is May 4th and early ...



SA schools aren't meeting recommendations for student to counselor ratios  KSAT 12

The recommended student to counselor ratio is not being met in many schools across the nation, including in San Antonio.



Puro San Antonio Twitter Really Loves This Harlandale Student's Mama Margie's Costume  San Antonio Current

If you're from the South Side of San Antonio, you know that Mama Margie's is part of the culture. One Harlandale student recognized just that in her on-point ...



San Antonio educator and veteran George Vakey finally told his story  mySA

A formidable raconteur, George H. Vakey decided in his mid-90's it was finally time to share his life's story. Blessed with a remarkable memory, he produced a ...



Harlandale celebrates its inclusion of special ed students, held as model for San Antonio  San Antonio Express-News

The majority of Harlandale ISD's 1300 special needs kids are now in general education classrooms.



San Antonio high school football games rescheduled due to weather  KENS5.com

Due to the rain in the weather forecast this weekend, several area high school football games have been rescheduled or canceled.



Cinderella's Closet offers free formal wear to Harlandale High students for special events  KSAT 12

Cinderella's Closet is a place where Harlandale students can get free dresses for special events such as prom or graduation.



Officers involved in south-side gun fight with suspect identified  KENS5.com

SAN ANTONIO — The two officers who exchanged shots with a suspect, who later died, have been identified. Police say the officers are Detective Nicholas ...



Puro Medal Alert: SA Flavor Selling Hot Cheetos and Cheese Fiesta Medal  San Antonio Current

A year after creating a Fiesta medal modeled after the iconic Mission Drive-In Theatre, a San Antonio woman has unveiled a new, even more puro...



TEA opens investigation into Harlandale School District  WOAI

SAN ANTONIO - The Texas Education Agency has opened an investigation into the Harlandale independent School District.The News 4 Trouble Shooters have ...



Harlandale High School Class of 1966 Celebrates 50th Reunion  The Mesquite

By Juliet Mendoza. On the morning of Harlandale High School's reunion, the class of 1966 enjoyed a private tour of the high school in South San Antonio.



25 San Antonio-area schools with lowest graduation rates  mySanAntonio.com

Only 13 of about 55 traditional public high schools in Bexar County have graduation rates lower than 90 percent, according to data from the Texas Education ...



Crimes that shocked San Antonio in 2018  mySA

Throughout 2018, several tragic crimes in San Antonio left residents grieving for their loved ones. Some people had their lives cut short in domestic disputes that ...



Violent crime gets San Antonio off to 'wild start' in 2019  mySA

The new year was only five hours old when Timothy Collins, a 42-year-old gas station clerk, was fatally shot in an armed robbery on San Antonio's Northwest ...



Man killed during Thursday shootout with police identified  mySA

A man killed during a shootout with police was identified Friday evening by the Bexar County Medical Examiner's Office. Samuel Garcia, 39, was pronounced ...



Football season will be different this year for De Los Santos, Martinez  KENS 5 TV

SAN ANTONIO – In all the years he was head football coach at Harlandale High School, Isaac Martinez never aspired to become athletic director of the ...



Harlandale officials clear band director of allegations  San Antonio Express

Harlandale Independent School District officials say they have concluded that a band director accused by a student of inappropriate conduct committed no ...



This San Antonio Doctor Is Practicing a Direct-Care Model He Says Could Change the Health Care Industry  San Antonio Current

Dr. Ray Altamirano is hoping to disrupt the health care industry in a big way – even if just locally for now. Under his plan,...



16-year-old girl missing nearly a year was last seen near Harlandale High School  mySanAntonio.com

SAN ANTONIO — It's been almost a year since a 16-year-old girl was last seen in the area. Julie Daisha Martinez, who was 15 at the time, has been missing ...



Karen Wagner High School Football Bounces Back  Spectrum News

The Thunderbirds have averaged 61 points per game.



Isaac Martinez retiring after 23 years as Harlandale head football coach  KSAT San Antonio

Harlandale High School head football coach Isaac Martinez has announced his retirement after 34 years with the district.



Harlandale teacher Arévalo went the extra mile for his students  mySanAntonio.com

That John M. “Johnny” Arévalo cared deeply about his students didn't mean he was easy on them. Teaching at Harlandale High School for more than 40 years, ...



San Antonio police shoot, kill two suspects in 12 hours  San Antonio Express-News

The killings are the third and fourth shootings by San Antonio police this year. On Friday, a man was hospitalized after he allegedly pulled a shotgun on a Bexar ...



Harlandale High student gives the sweetest 'promposal'  KENS 5 TV

A Harlandale High School senior asked a fellow student to prom in a one-of-a-kind way.



Coach Trammell taught his players about football and life  mySanAntonio.com

When Marion Jefferson “M.J.” Trammell became the head football coach at Harlandale High School in 1971, he was fulfilling a long-held dream. A former ...



Harlandale raises superintendent's pay  mySanAntonio.com

Harlandale ISD Superintendent Rey Madrigal, who helped launch the district's STEM early college high school and has worked to increase the grant money ...



3 former San Antonio-area athletes are heading to the Super Bowl  Houston Chronicle

San Antonio may not have an NFL team to send to the Super Bowl, but it does have three players on a Super Bowl 2019 team. Three of the athletes listed on the ...



New Harlandale football coach Torres eager for next challenge  KENS 5 TV

For the first time since 1994, Harlandale High School will kick off a football season with a new head coach when it plays Jay on Sept. 2.



SAPD identifies officers who fatally shot 2 armed suspects within 24 hour span  mySA

The San Antonio Police Department on Friday identified two detectives and a police officer involved in two fatal shootings this week. Both officer-involved ...



Guide dog trainers and their pups come to San Antonio  San Antonio Express-News

Some 160 puppies training to be guide dogs and about 500 people converged at Madison High School this weekend.



Juntos 4-H'er wins National 4-H “Day in the Life” award  AgriLife Today

Contact: Dr. Melinda Garcia, 210-631-0400, melinda.garcia@ag.tamu.edu. SAN ANTONIO — David Tierranegra, a sophomore at Harlandale High School, was ...



FACES IN THE CROWD: Harlandale football team like family to 36-year-old manager  KENS5.com

SAN ANTONIO – Tony Soto was a sophomore at Harlandale High School in 1997 when he started helping the Indians' football team as a manager. Nineteen ...



Erica Lira Castro, Julian Castro's Wife: 5 Fast Facts  Heavy.com

Erica Lira Castro is an education consultant and teacher from San Antonio, has been married to Julian Castro since 2007 and they have 2 children.



Harlandale ISD preparing for Frontier Bowl events  mySanAntonio.com

October is National Principals Month, a time to recognize our instructional leaders for their vision and passion to provide a quality education for every student.



Actor, San Antonio Native Jesse Borrego Shows Support at Local CBD Cafe  San Antonio Current

With CBD (cannabidiol) bites and eateries on the rise in San Antonio, actor Jesse Borrego is among the San Antonians taking note. On Tuesday, Dab...



San Antonio Film Festival honors Jesse Borrego  San Antonio Express-News

On any given day, actor Jesse Borrego can be found on the small screen in reruns and in real time at indie-film houses, festivals and music stages. Such are the ...



An enduring rivalry with roots in community | Mesquite-News - Texas A&M University San Antonio  The Mesquite

Thousands of eyes were on two winless teams on Nov. 10 at Harlandale Memorial Stadium for the 54th Frontier Bowl. Though neither team made the playoffs, ...



Martinez wants to keep communications channels open as Harlandale AD  mySanAntonio.com

Martinez wants to keep communications channels open as Harlandale AD Since July 1, Isaac Martinez's concerns have multiplied. On that date, after 23 years ...



AgriLife Extension, TAMU-SA announce program partnership to help at-risk youth  AgriLife Today

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu. Contact: Dr. Melinda Garcia, 210-954-3331, Melinda.garcia@ag.tamu.edu.



For Juntos 4-H 'Day in the Life' contest winner, the sky's the limit  AgriLife Today

Trip to Florida, Kennedy Space Center tour part of reward for first-place essay. Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu.



Wounded S.A. soldier gets his dog back  San Antonio Express-News

Spc. Alec Alcoser and his military working dog, Alex, had a reunion Friday. Both are rehabilitating from their injuries in San Antonio after surviving suicide ...



Edgewood ISD trustee resigns three months into job  San Antonio Express-News

Edward Romero was enthusiastic when he took his seat as an Edgewood Independent School District trustee three months ago. He'd won an election to the ...



Two leave Harlandale ISD  San Antonio Express

Two Harlandale Independent School District employees embroiled in separate controversies last school year won't be returning when classes resume next ...



Houston Police Make Arrest in Shooting of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes  San Antonio Current

Less than a week after 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes was killed in a drive-by shooting in Houston, police arrested two men in connection with the crime....



Wounded US soldier, injured military dog together in Texas  WTOP

On Friday, Army Spc. Alec Alcoser and his working dog, Alex, were together once more, this time at the South Texas Veterans Health Care System's Polytrauma ...



HISD names new McCollum head football coach  KENS 5 TV

New McCollum head football coach Matthew Uzzell is a 1997 graduate of McCollum High School and a 2001 graduate of Trinity University. He spent the last ...



Ex-Harlandale ISD students killed in combat remembered on Memorial Day  KSAT San Antonio

The Harlandale Independent School District paid tribute Monday to 95 former students who died in combat.



Old friends make new memories at Harlandale alumni basketball tournament  mySanAntonio.com

There was something familiar to Joel Gonzales as he played for his team, 07 Elite, during the 11th annual Harlandale Alumni Basketball Association ...



Retired Harlandale volleyball coach reflects on legacy in three-day camp  KENS 5 TV

Out of coaching since health problems pushed her into retirement last fall, former Harlandale volleyball coach Sylvia Cardenas was back in her element earlier ...



Harlandale graduate returns to volleyball court following stroke  mySanAntonio.com

Harlandale graduate returns to volleyball court following stroke Velasquez plays in volleyball tourney two years after stroke Countless proud parents have sat in ...



Leija/Battah Promotions goes International  KSAT San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO - Leija/Battah Promotions returned for their first boxing event of 2019 Thursday night. The fight was broadcasted, in conjunction with Roy Jones ...



Column: Frontier Bowl tickets on sale soon  mySanAntonio.com

October is National Principals Month, and we are grateful for our campus principals and their visionary leadership. They have a passion to help our students ...



San Antonio Teen Filmmaker Wins International Competition  San Antonio Current

San Antonio is on the up, y'all. After the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) named the 210 as a Creative City of ...



Recently closed Improv Comedy Club, formerly the Rivercenter Comedy Club, gave San Antonio comedians such as Rick Gutierrez, Chris Duel their starts  San Antonio Express-News

The Improv Comedy Club at Rivercenter, which has hosted some of the biggest names in standup and served as a launching pad for many local comics, had its ...



Bright ideas at Harlandale ISD bring in hefty checks  San Antonio Express

It was all about good news at several Harlandale ISD schools earlier this month, when numerous people across the district received up to $1,000 for their ...



Sports column: Harlandale home for volleyball coach  mySanAntonio.com

Sylvia Cardenas' legacy took the form of 100 or so participants of this summer's Eighth Annual Harlandale Alumni Volleyball Tournament. “It's very rewarding to ...



Wounded US Soldier, Injured Military Dog Reunited  U.S. News & World Report

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Six weeks ago, Army Spc. Alec Alcoser and his working dog, Alex, turned the corner of a narrow street outside Bagram Airfield just after ...



Harlandale makes it official, hires superintendent  San Antonio Express

Harlandale Independent School District has a new superintendent — Rey Madrigal, a 31-year veteran of the district who grew up attending the schools he now ...



Harlandale ISD board president goes beardless for scholarship fund  San Antonio Express

Harlandale Independent School District School Board President Zeke Mendoza now is beardless for the first time in more than 20 years, courtesy of high school ...



Supreme Court refuses appeal from condemned San Antonio man  mySA

HOUSTON — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused an appeal from a San Antonio man on Texas' death row for the gang rape and fatal stabbing of a ...



San Antonio high schools: From worst to best - November 2014  mySanAntonio.com

A 2015 list published by Niche ranks 14,431 high schools based on dozens of statistics and over 4 million opinions from 280,000 students and parents.



Harlandale ISD elections a street fight under the radar  San Antonio Express

All the incumbents on the Harlandale Independent School District board running for re-election May 11 face at least one challenger after a tumultuous two years ...



Harlandale Heroes: Local teens reunited with dog they helped save  KENS 5 TV

Smiles were shining and tails were wagging as several teens that helped to save a young dog's life were reunited with her, able to see their good deeds payoff ...



How Julián Castro Bet on 4-Year-Olds to Transform San Antonio  POLITICO Magazine

The former mayor created an elite pre-K program to make his city's economy stronger.



Woman, Lesbian, Filipina-American, Iraq Veteran: How Gina Ortiz Jones Could Make Texas Political History  The Daily Beast

Gina Ortiz Jones will make Texan political history four times over if she wins the 23rd congressional district. She tells Tim Teeman about serving under Don't Ask, ...



Navaira’s memory should be respected in school-name clash  San Antonio Express-News

The family of the late Tejano singer Emilio Navaira has been pulled into a political battle they never asked for and didn't create.



Weekend Magic: Mural Pops Up Monday, Recreates Mission History  Texas Public Radio

Apparently completed in just two days, a large mural at Harlandale High School is getting a lot of attention. There's a story behind the mural, and it.



Area basketball teams compete in district games on Friday, fight for a playoff spot  Seguin Gazette-Enterprise

With the second round of district play here, local basketball teams fight to stay in the playoff race.



Wounded soldier, injured military dog together again  Texarkana Gazette

Six weeks ago, Army Spc. Alec Alcoser and his working dog, Alex, turned the corner of a narrow street outside Bagram Airfield just after dawn and saw a young ...



It's hoops and community service for these Indian alumni  mySanAntonio.com

The Harlandale Alumni Basketball Association Tournament offers John Dominguez a perfect combination of two things he loves: hoops and community *service*.



4-H Family Nights in Bexar County encourage at-risk minorities toward higher education  AgriLife Today

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu. Contact: Dr. Melinda Garcia, 210-631-0400, Melinda.garcia@ag.tamu.edu.



Former Harlandale stars begin new football and cheer team  San Antonio Express

The couple has four children and wanted them involved in youth sports in the area for the past five years. Because of the lack of local teams, they had to travel ...



Fiesta Medal Pays Tribute to Southside Landmark Mission Drive-In Theatre  San Antonio Current

For San Antonians with fond memories of the Mission Drive-In on Roosevelt, this Fiesta medal is sure to bring out all the feels. San Antonio...



Juntos program emphasizes family involvement in education  AgriLife Today

SAN ANTONIO – About 25 families attended the recent family workshop event held at Armando Leal Middle School in the Harlandale Independent School ...



Going Honking  Spurs.com

Hop in,” said a T-Rex waving a Spurs flag from the back of a black truck.Wearing the dinosaur costume is Araceli Trevino, a 17-year-old student at Harlandale ...



OPINION: Gina Ortiz Jones' American journey  ABS-CBN News

SAN ANTONIO, Texas--Youth, experience, hope sum up Gina Ortiz Jones. A first generation Fil-Am child of an immigrant mother from Pangasinan, running for a ...



Harlandale opens district play with win against Southside  mySanAntonio.com

Harlandale coach Jaclyn Contreras thought Southside was having an easy time making their shots in the third quarter. When Southside cut an eight-point lead ...



LIVE UPDATES: High school football playoff games from around DFW and the rest of Texas  Star-Telegram

The high school football playoffs are here with a great slate of games this evening. Follow along below for live updates from all the games around Dallas-Fort ...



San Antonio TV ex Marycarmen Lopez nabs meaty role in Oprah series  mySanAntonio.com

Harlandale High School graduate and budding actress Marycarmen Lopez is still pinching herself after nabbing her first big TV role, a regular part in a new ...



Vintage photos show high school football in San Antonio through the years  mySanAntonio.com

Click through for a stroll down memory lane and re-live some of the glory days of San Antonio high school football in years past. Vintage photos show high ...



Juntos 4-H brings people, resources together to assist Latino youth in San Antonio  AgriLife Today

SAN ANTONIO – Imagine a program that brings together students, teachers, school administrators, universities, a Fortune 100 company and the nation's largest ...



Scobee Center reveals the beauty of the heavens, the excitement of space travel  San Antonio Express-News

The Scobee Education Center on the campus of San Antonio College gives local students and others an astronaut's-eye-view of the excitement of space travel ...



Laid-back gambling options await the weekend traveler at Lucky Eagle  San Antonio Express-News

A two-hour drive southwest of San Antonio takes you to a laid-back gambling paradise, an oasis of fun and, possibly, profitability. The Kickapoo Lucky Eagle ...



Get to know City Council: Ray Lopez set to welcome 11th grandchild  KSAT San Antonio

KSAT 12's Myra Arthur recently sat down with San Antonio City Councilman Ray Lopez to learn more about the man who hold's the District 6 seat.



Texas A&M San Antonio accepts first freshman student  KSAT San Antonio

For the first time in its history, Texas A&M San Antonio has accepted its first freshman student.



New Jaguars ready for fall | Mesquite-News - Texas A&M University San Antonio  The Mesquite

Beginning Fall 2016, Texas A&M University-San Antonio welcomes freshmen and sophomore students, a breakthrough for the university since opening its Main ...



Only the best at band fest  San Antonio Express

Twenty-one bands participated in the annual Harlandale Band Festival at Harlandale Memorial Stadium on Oct. 12. The winners of the Outstanding Brass ...



Missing San Antonio teen last seen on far NW Side believed to be with older man  mySanAntonio.com

Local authorities are searching for a 13-year-old girl who may be with a 22-year-old man and has been missing from her home on the far Northwest Side since ...



Bexar County 4-H'ers pick up 'STEAM' heading into fall classes  AgriLife Today

4-H programs provide unique educational opportunities for minority, at-risk students. Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu.



New UTSA-led program creates pathways to health professions for economically disadvantaged students  UTSA Today

By Jesus Chavez Public Affairs Specialist. (Sept. 16, 2015) -- The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) Policy Studies Center has been awarded $1.85 ...



50 highest-paid high school coaches  mySanAntonio.com

50 highest-paid high school coaches in the San Antonio area, for the 2013-2014 season.



BCSO: S.A. Univision sports anchor arrested after fleeing police on far West Side  mySanAntonio.com

A sports anchor with San Antonio's Univision affiliate was arrested Monday after fleeing from police during a routine traffic stop on the far West Side. Johnathan ...



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