News HeadlinesMontwood High News

Montwood High School News Submitted by Alumni

Ring of Honor

December 1, 2009 by Daniela Gonzalez (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

Montwood High School Ring of Honor Montwood High School takes great pride in recognizing outstanding achievement of individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the school and/or their community. The Ring of Honor was established to celebrate these individuals. Click on the link below to view the nomination form.http://www.*****.net/****

Montwood High School News From Around The Web

Montwood High School students create haunted house to raise money for competitions  KTSM News Channel 9

With Halloween right around the corner, "spooky season" is in full swing at Montwood High School.

Montwood HS' 'Rocky the Ram' gets new look  KFOX El Paso

Hey Rams! What do you think of the high school's new logo?Montwood High School unveiled its logo Thursday.Principal Carlos Guerra said the new logo ...

El Paso high school football: Montwood impressive on offense in win  El Paso Times

The Montwood Rams picked up a key District 1-6A football win on Thursday night and also honored a fellow student.

Parents make illegal stops when picking kids up at Montwood HS  KFOX El Paso

As Montwood High School students get dropped off in the morning and picked up in the afternoon, a lot of parents are stopping their vehicles in the middle of the ...

Teen killed by drunken driver honored at his former school  KVIA El Paso

A Montwood High School student who was killed by a drunk driver is being honored.

Permian band director proud of students in wake of taunting  Odessa American

Following the area University Interscholastic League marching band contest this past Saturday, it was reported by many on Odessa American social media that ...

Montwood Senior shines through his school pride  KTSM News Channel 9

You may recognize Senior Kieran Johnson showing his Montwood High School spirit by running out and cheering on the football team.

ABC-7 LISTENS: No school zone in front of Montwood High School  KVIA El Paso

For many drivers, the morning commute includes the sight of yellow flashing lights as they slow down through school zones.

El Paso high school athletes sign to play at college level  KFOX El Paso

Several local high school athletes signed letters of intent today:Darell Herrnaiz (Americas High School- Baseball)- Texas TechEric Martinez ( Americas High ...

Montwood High School band director arrested for improper relationship with student  KFOX El Paso

Montwood High School's band director is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student, police said.Police said Albert Licon, 38, allegedly engaged in ...

Schedule for Socorro Independent School District's 2018 graduation  KVIA El Paso

View the three-day schedule for SISD's 2018 graduation.

Texas Teen With Special Needs Scores Touchdown In H.S. Football Game  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

EL PASO (CBSNEWS.COM) – For four years, special needs student Kieran Johnson practiced with the Montwood High School football team and was their ...

SISD board moves to remove Montwood band director charged in student sex case from position  El Paso Times

Socorro ISD board votes to remove Albert Licon, the Montwood band director arrested twice in the last six weeks, from his position.

Tucker introduced as Montwood boys basketball head coach  KTSM News Channel 9

It is a new era of basketball at Montwood High School. Former UTEP basketball player Konner Tucker has taken over the program and was introduced at a news ...

Montwood High School cosmetology students host pamper day for breast cancer survivors  KVIA El Paso

"It was just something that we wanted to do support our community, and let those out there know that we're here for them and we understand what they're going ...

Tucker to be named Montwood boys basketball head coach  KTSM News Channel 9

According to sources close to the hiring process at Montwood High School, former UTEP basketball player Konner Tucker will be named the Rams boys ...

SISD graduations set for June 2-3 | Special Sections  El Paso Inc.

Socorro Independent School District graduations are less than a month away and, this year, one more school has been added to the district's schedule.

Montwood High School band director accused of possessing child pornography  KFOX El Paso

A Montwood High School band director accused of having a sexual relationship with a student was additionally charged with possession of child pornography, ...

SISD: Two threats made against Montwood High in two days  KVIA El Paso

A district official tells ABC-7, that as a precaution, there was additional security on campus Thursday.

Top 10 high school volleyball teams in El Paso for Aug. 13  El Paso Times

There is plenty of movement in this week's El Paso Times' High School Volleyball Top 10. See where your team landed.

2018 UIL Realignment: Major shakeup for El Paso are high schools  El Paso Times

Find out what district your team is in and who they will be playing in football and basketball.

Teen arrested after alleged social media threat toward Montwood High School  KFOX El Paso

A former Montwood High School student was arrested Wednesday evening over an alleged bomb threat posted on social media.Socorro Independent School ...

School officials say no threat to Montwood High School  KFOX El Paso

The Socorro Independent School District says there is no threat to Montwood High School.SISD says they received information of a social media post containing ...

Student arrested in El Dorado High School threat case  El Paso Times

A student was arrested after allegedly making a threat involving El Dorado HIgh School in far East El Paso.

El Paso student finalist in Dr. Pepper free tuition competition  KVIA El Paso

One El Paso student is several football-throws away from potentially getting her college paid for.

New Mexico teen arrested in Montwood High threat case  El Paso Times

A 15-year-old boy was arrested in New Mexico, accused of posting a threat on social media Thursday regarding Montwood High School in El Paso.

Texas high school football: El Paso County live coverage Sept. 14  El Paso Times

Read all the scores and highlights from Friday night football in El Paso County and beyond in Texas and New Mexico, with our live coverage from around the ...

Funeral services for Montwood student killed in fiery crash planned Tuesday  KVIA El Paso

Funeral services for one of the three Montwood High School students killed in a December crash are scheduled Tuesday.

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.

More teacher-student relationships reported after new law in effect  KFOX El Paso

The Texas Education Agency says last fiscal year, 159 Texas teachers' licenses were revoked due to an inappropriate teacher-student relationship.In El Paso ...

El Paso team to join United Women's Soccer League  KVIA El Paso

El Paso, TX -. El Paso will soon have another professional soccer team to root for. The city will have a team represented in the United Women's Soccer League.

Couple gets engaged during Celebration of Lights  KVIA El Paso

The magic of the holidays was made even more memorable for one couple attending the Celebration of Lights in Downtown El Paso.

Family, friends identify teenagers killed in crash  KVIA El Paso

Family and friends have identified the four teenagers involved in Friday's fatal crash in East El Paso. Three died and one is in critical condition.

Here's your guide to El Paso summer camps in 2018  El Paso Times

El Paso summer camps in 2018: Whether your child is interested in art, sports or STEM, there's a camp for every child this summer in El Paso.

Fred Loya Christmas Light Show returns for 2018 season  KTSM News Channel 9

East El Paso's iconic Fred Loya House is "lit" this holiday season.

Beto O'Rourke returns home to host town hall  El Paso Inc.

U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, who is making a long-shot bid to defeat Texas's incumbent Republican senator, Ted Cruz, visited El Paso Feb. 20 to host a town hall ...

Texas Teen With Developmental Delays Scores Touchdown in High School Game  Inside Edition

This Texas student with special needs usually leads his teammates onto the field to start the game, but in a recent game he scored a touchdown instead.

El Paso student named finalist in $100,000 Dr. Pepper scholarship contest  KTSM News Channel 9

An El Paso student is among four finalists in the running for a $100000 Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway scholarship contest.

After New York Giants' Will Hernandez, UTEP may tap freshman from El Paso's Montwood  El Paso Times

Freshman from Montwood is leading candidate to take over Will Hernandez's left guard spot as Miners start over at the position.

Former Montwood star Warren Redix is bedrock for UTEP football team  El Paso Times

Two years ago, on a night at the Alamodome that has its own place in UTEP football lore, Warren Redix had a moment Miner fans will remember for years.

Affidavit: Montwood band director touched girl inappropriately at park, band room  KVIA El Paso

The high school band director accused of having an improper relationship with a student allegedly touched the girl inappropriately at a park and the band room, ...

It's gettin' lit! | Entertainment  El Paso Inc.

From Ascarate's Lights at the Lake to Fred Loya's annual light show, the holidays are gettin' lit across the borderland this weekend.

Hundreds attend vigil for man killed outside bar  El Paso Times

More than 300 people attended a memorial at Montwood High School for Rogelio "RJ" Franco, who was killed in a shooting outside East El Paso bar.

SISD celebrates first high school graduation ceremony  KVIA El Paso

Carmen Garcia walked across the stage Thursday gleaming as she was handed her high school diploma.

Fred Loya Christmas Lights Return with Two Different Shows  El Paso Herald-Post

The annual event that lights up East El Paso with Christmas Cheer returns with two shows starting next week. The Fred Loya Home Christmas Light show is back ...

UTEP football hires Ex-Montwood coach under criminal investigation  KFOX El Paso

A former high school football coach in El Paso lands a job on The University of Texas at El Paso football team's coaching staff.But this comes amid an ongoing ...

Montwood band director officially fired after alleged sexual relationship with student  El Paso Times

Former Montwood band director officially terminated from his position.

SISD voters approve $448.5 million bond  KVIA El Paso

Early voting results showed 61 percent of the voters in the Socorro Independent approved a $448.5 million dollar bond Tuesday night.

Entrepreneur opens El Paso call center for Toyota Financial Services; craft beer bar opens  El Paso Times

El Paso businesspeople in the news at the Santana Group, Sundt Construction, Kemp Smith law firm, Texas Tech and more.

Socorro trustees likely to fire teacher found in car back seat with student  El Paso Times

The teacher was arrested Nov. 20 after police allegedly found him in the back seat of a car in a parking lot with one of his students.

Area students see history at Trump inauguration  El Paso Times

Several El Paso high school students will witness the swearing in of the country's 45th president.

Socorro ISD board proceeds with plan for new far East Side elementary school  El Paso Times

The Socorro ISD school board voted to proceed with plans to build a new elementary campus on El Paso's far East Side.

Fernandez brothers enjoying success, family time on Montwood football team  El Paso Times

Jason and Andrew Fernandez have helped Monttwood football team to strong start this season.

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.

Find out which new team made the volleyball Top 10  El Paso Times

Only one team fell out from last week, but that means there is a new team too.

Local cheerleader wins national competition  KVIA El Paso

An El Paso cheerleader was chosen by the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders to perform with them at a halftime show this year.

Defense attorney: Ex-Montwood coach denies stealing from program,abusing players  KFOX El Paso

On the defensive, a former high school football coach, accused of abusing players and stealing from the program, claims he hasn't done anything wrong.

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.

Montwood High Earns National Recognition as Model Campus  El Paso Herald-Post

Montwood High School was recently named a 2017 Recognized ASCA Model Program School by the American School Counselor Association.

KFOX14 Investigates: Texas Rangers investigating former Montwood coach accused of stealing  KFOX El Paso

A former high school football coach is under a criminal investigation by the Texas Rangers.Chuck Veliz used to coach at Montwood High School.The popular ...

Students challenge Montwood High's unwillingness to remember a beloved classmate in this year's commencement  Borderzine

EL PASO – Aaron Carillo and Jon Cervoni had just left a band concert at their local church when their vehicle stalled. Then, a drunk driver speeding and ...

8 deaths reported on same private road since 2014  KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - ABC-7 has reported on eight deaths on the same private road since 2014. Most recently, three teenagers died after a fiery wreck three days ...

Ted Cruz launches re-election bid with 'Tough as Texas' slogan against O'Rourke in November  El Paso Times

BEAUMONT — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, formally kickstarted his re-election campaign Monday with a focus on Texas' heroic response to Hurricane Harvey ...

Prickly pears to pointy politics, artist draws border life  El Paso Inc.

El Paso artist Patrick Gabaldon has been doodling on anything he could get his hands on his entire life.

SISD students ready to receive high school diploma  KFOX El Paso

More than 3300 seniors in the Socorro Independent School District will receive high school diplomas this weekend.Commencement ceremonies start Friday and ...

SISD Helps Instructional Aides to Earn Teaching Certification with TEA Grant  El Paso Herald-Post

Socorro Independent School District has received the Texas Education Agency Grow Your Own grant, which the district is using to help...

Montwood rallies again, beats Pebble Hills  El Paso Times

The Montwood Rams knocked off Pebble Hills on Thursday night in District 1-6A play.

Make your spirits bright with holiday events | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

From Ascarate's Lights at the Lake to Fred Loya's annual light show, the holidays are gettin' lit across the borderland this weekend. Check out our holiday ...

Montwood Senior Named 'Top Jazz Bass Player in Texas' 4 Years in Row  El Paso Herald-Post

A Montwood High School student has been named an All-State Musician by the Texas Music Educators Association for the fourth year in a row.

UTEP Awards $1M+ in Scholarships to Socorro ISD Students  El Paso Herald-Post

Seventy-five Socorro Independent School District students will be UTEP-bound thanks to $1.03 million in scholarships awarded to the Future Miners.

El Paso native releases new graphic novel | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

Las Vegas-based writer and director Joe Lujan is heading to Rebels Comics this Saturday, Feb. 24, for the release of his graphic novel, "The Vanquishers."

Montwood Band invited to play at D-Day Parade in France  KFOX El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - The Montwood High School Band woke up for 7 a.m. practice like every other day, except today they had a little more incentive to perfect their ...

EPCC, UTEP Enrollment Services Available for Socorro ISD Seniors at High Schools  El Paso Herald-Post

Socorro Independent School District seniors will be able to finalize the enrollment process to attend El Paso Community College and The University of Texas at ...

UPDATE: Friends identify man killed in overnight shooting  KVIA El Paso

El Paso Crimes against persons is investigating a shooting that happened at the 11300 block of Montwood drive in eat El Paso.

Who is Beto O'Rourke? Facts about the El Paso Democrat challenging U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz  El Paso Times

Here's what you need to know about Beto O'Rourke, the Texas Democrat from El Paso who is challenging Ted Cruz for the U.S. Senate in Texas.

Message from SISD Supt. Dr. José Espinoza | Special Sections  El Paso Inc.

Families in the Socorro Independent School District may soon have individuals knocking on their door who will claim that other school choices, such as charter ...

Texas Education Agency progress reports show many local schools with failing grades  KFOX El Paso

Dozens of area school received at least one failing grade in a new accountability system adopted by the Texas Education Agency.The new accountability system ...

A Change in Direction for the Texas Civil Rights Project  Austin Chronicle

This spring, the board of trustees for the Texas Civil Rights Project, a community lawyering organization known for taking cases others wouldn't, voted to close ...

Police say man was killed in 'exchange of gunfire' but witness says he didn't have a gun  KVIA El Paso

On Friday night ABC-7 went to the 2000 block of Pueblo Nuevo in East El Paso on reports of shots fired in a neighborhood near Montwood High School. A police ...

Family of victim killed outside east El Paso bar says they're too heartbroken to be angry  KFOX El Paso

An East El Paso family is celebrating the life of their son on Monday, as the man suspected of shooting him Sunday outside of a bar sits in jail.Rogelio Franco ...

TXDOT seeks solution to major congestion at busy eastside intersection  KFOX El Paso

The Texas Department of Transportation is looking for solutions to fix one of eastside's busiest and congested intersections, Montwood Drive at Zaragoza Road ...

Reports: El Paso band director faces charges in student sex case, possessing child pornography

An El Paso high school band director arrested in July after being accused of having a sexual relationship with a female student is now facing charges related to ...

Some El Pasoans want answers as gun control debate continues  KFOX El Paso

President Donald Trump looks like he is trying to prove he isn't afraid of the National Rifle Association.The president is bringing elected officials to the table to ...

SISD schools offer variety of fall, winter festivals  El Paso Herald-Post

With fall here and winter just around the corner, Socorro Independent School District's schools are hosting fairs and festivals on their campuses. These fairs offer ...

Three-Peat! Escontrias Elementary Wins Battle of the Bluebonnets Once Again  El Paso Herald-Post

Escontrias Elementary School won first place at the Socorro Independent School District's third annual Battle of the Bluebonnets competition at the SISD District ...

Socorro ISD Offer Summer Camp Opportunities for Students  El Paso Herald-Post

The Socorro Independent School District will offer various summer camp opportunities for students of all ages. Students can choose from camps including dance ...

El Paso Midseason Class 6A Report  Lone Star Gridiron

El Paso Montwood is expected to have a very successful team due to the fact that the majority of the team consists of returning seniors which means a lot of ...

Chapter 6: Cross Country & Track and Field  KVIA El Paso

El Paso high school teams, both public and private, and individual athletes have always done well in the annual Texas UIL Cross Country meet. The sport ...

Sun Metro to Host Community Meetings on Streetcar Safety  El Paso Herald-Post

Starting next week, Sun Metro has scheduled three community meetings to raise awareness about Streetcar Safety.

Montwood players pay it forward to children in hospital  KFOX El Paso

Seniors in the Montwood High School football team paid it forward in a big way to children at the hospital.Coach Ariel Famaligi shared pictures of the team who ...

J.M. Hanks High places first in Socorro ISD march fest  KVIA El Paso

The J.M. Hanks Silver Knights marching band placed first Saturday in the Socorro Independent School District March Fest.

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.

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 ...

New dance team the Coyote Girls brings new pro dance opportunity to El Paso  Borderzine

The city of El Paso welcomes a new professional-level dance platform known as the El Paso Coyote Girls, the official dance team of the El Paso Coyotes soccer ...

Socorro ISD Volunteers Honored for Tireless Support of Students, Schools  El Paso Herald-Post

Team SISD's volunteers and parent volunteer groups contributed thousands of *service* hours to the 47 schools and many departments...

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 ...

Beto O'Rourke concession speech: He's 'forever changed' after Texas' Senate election  El Paso Times

In a hopeful, heartfelt concession speech in El Paso, Beto O'Rourke said he is "forever changed" by his Texas Senate race against Ted Cruz.

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 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.

News headlines by Google News for Montwood High School El Paso TX

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Montwood HS . This site has been created to offer a place for MHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Montwood High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.