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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/****

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Former Montwood standout joins Nevada basketball coaching staff  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – Former Montwood High School basketball standout Roman Martinez is trading in sneakers for a clipboard. Martinez has joined the ...

Montwood High grad puts El Paso on the map with feature in Vogue Magazine  KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, texas - An elegant El Pasoan is putting her fashion forward. Her sustainable creations can now be seen flipping through the pages of Vogue. One of ...

Socorro ISD student-athletes excel on field, in classroom  El Paso Herald-Post

Socorro Independent School District's athletic program continues to develop student-athletes who excel on the playing field and thrive in the classroom.

El Paso high school softball: Rams hope to build on successful regular season  El Paso Times

The Montwood High School softball team won the District 1-6A title and now takes on Odessa Permian in the bidistrict round of the Texas state playoffs.

Montwood HS student-athletes sign to play at next level  KFOX El Paso

Ten student athletes from Montwood High School signed to play their sport at the next level. Goalkeeper, Zoey Lopez, signed with the University of Texas at El ...

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 ...

SISD graduations set for May 30-June 1 | El Paso Kids Inc  El Paso Inc.

The Socorro Independent School District will celebrate the success of more than 3400 high school seniors who will complete their high school education at the ...

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 ...

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 ...

Special needs student scores touchdown for Montwood  KFOX El Paso

One play. One touchdown. It was a night Montwood High School student Kieran Johnson will never forget. "All I saw was the goal line, and I went as fast as ...

Trial for alleged gunman accused of killing Rogelio 'RJ' Franco continues  KFOX El Paso

The trial for a man accused of shooting and killing Rogelio “RJ” Franco outside a bar in east El Paso in 2017 continues in an El Paso courtroom Monday. Family ...

High school softball playoffs begin with local winners on Thursday  KTSM News Channel 9

The UIL high school softball playoffs began on Thursday with a bang in the Bi-District Round. Montwood scoring a win over Permian in Class 6A, while ...

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 ...

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.

Local high school baseball, softball teams advance in playoffs  KTSM News Channel 9

The Santa Teresa baseball team and the Chapin softball team are moving on in the state playoffs.

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

Harlem Globetrotters player, El Paso native, visits Providence Children's Hospital  KVIA El Paso

El Paso native, Sam "Dash" Diaz, is in his third season with the Globetrotters, and today, he surprised some very special fans at Providence Children's Hospital ...

6-hour El Paso SWAT standoff ends peacefully; 'no threat to public'  KVIA El Paso

A barricaded gunman engaged in a standoff with a police SWAT team in East El Paso Monday night, triggering a shelter-in-place alert for nearby residents.

Students help file tax returns  KVIA El Paso

The tax season is in full swing and if you haven't filed yours yet, there are dozens of high school students ready to help its community.

2019 Graduation Dates and Times For El Paso Area High Schools

Plan accordingly for these graduations! Congrats class of 2019!

Montwood High students excel in video production, compete in local contests  El Paso Herald-Post

Montwood High School audio/video production students put their talents in the spotlight with winning submissions in two recent local video production contests.

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 ...

SISD continues partnership with EPCC, UTEP for Operation College Bound  KFOX El Paso

The Socorro Independent School District, in partnership with El Paso Community College and the University of Texas at El Paso, will continue its Operation ...

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 ...

BarFly parking lot murder trial underway  KTSM News Channel 9

The trial for the man accused of shooting and killing former Montwood High football standout and injuring another man in the parking lot of a now-shuttered East ...

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.

What are your kids doing this summer? Check out our summer camp guide for ideas  El Paso Times

Ahtziri Gamez, bottom right, and other children enrolled in the Boys & Girls Clubs of El Paso's summer camp, stacked blocks high in an activity room at the club's ...

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 ...

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.

SISD students receive free lunch through summer food program

Students at the Socorro Independent School District will receive free lunch thanks to the summer food program. The free lunch will be offered between June 3 ...

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 ...

Trial continues for man accused of killing Rogelio 'RJ' Franco  KFOX El Paso

The trial for a man accused of shooting and killing Rogelio “RJ” Franco, 22, outside a bar in east El Paso in 2017 continues Tuesday in an El Paso courtroom.

Socorro ISD's Athletic Trainers Program gives students real-world experience  El Paso Herald-Post

Thanks to the Socorro Independent School District's Athletic Trainers Program, students are learning first-hand what it takes to pursue a career in sports ...

Homeward bound: Rodriguez hopes to play for Chihuahuas in 2019  KTSM News Channel 9

Spring training has come and gone, but the majority of the San Diego Padres organization remains in Peoria, Arizona with minor league camp. That includes ...

Former star athlete, golf coach Pennisi to retire  El Paso Inc.

I've known Joey Pennisi, who is retiring at the end of this school year after 42 years of teaching and coaching in El Paso County (including the Ysleta, El Paso.

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.

Marcelo Mailland's murder trial comes to a close  KFOX El Paso

Marcelo Mailland, the teenager involved in the murder of 20-year-old Christian Jorjorian during a drug deal gone bad, was sentenced in court on Wednesday.

Socorro ISD announces Summer Camps for kids  El Paso Herald-Post

On Monday, officials with Socorro ISD released their roster of summer camp opportunities for students of all ages during the summer.

Former Mexican soccer star Kikin Fonseca coming to El Paso  KFOX El Paso

A former Mexican national team soccer player, Francisco 'Kikin' Fonseca, will be coming to El Paso to visit with fans. Fonseca will be available for photos, ...

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.

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.

SISD's Helen Ball Elementary earns 2019 RAMP national counseling award  El Paso Herald-Post

Helen Ball Elementary School is one of two schools in the state of Texas to earn national recognition by the American School Counselor Association for its ...

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 ...

El Paso deputy who arrested Moises Galvan testifies in court  KFOX El Paso

The officer who arrested Moises Galvan, who is accused of shooting and killing a man outside a bar in east El Paso, testified in court on Wednesday. Galvan is ...

Winners of 'Recycle Right, El Paso' PSA video contest  KFOX El Paso

High school students in El Paso entered a contest to see which school could come up with the best public *service* announcement.The contest was for the ...

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

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - East El Paso's iconic Fred Loya House is "lit" this holiday season. The annual El Paso Christmas Lights show returned for the 2018 ...

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

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

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 ...

SISD continues partnership with EPCC, UTEP to provide enrollment services for seniors at home campus  El Paso Herald-Post

On Monday, officials with the Socorro Independent School District, in partnership with El Paso Community College and The University of Texas at 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 ...

Band director to be fired from SISD after inappropriate relationship with student  KFOX El Paso

The Montwood band director accused of having a sexual relationship with a student will be fired from the district.The decision came during a special Socorro ...

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 ...

Socorro ISD students celebrate UTEP scholarship announcements  El Paso Herald-Post

Via the University of Texas at El Paso second annual Operation College Bound enrollment services, officials disbursed more than $560000 in scholarships to ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Socorro ISD reaches out to students, parents via 2nd annual Stand and Deliver  El Paso Herald-Post

Over the weekend, scores of employees in the Socorro Independent School District participated in the 2nd annual Stand and Deliver Walk to visit with SISD ...

Video+Story: Del Valle High duo wins 2019 “Recycle Right, El Paso” Video PSA Contest  El Paso Herald-Post

On Monday, officials with the City of El Paso's Environmental Services Department (ESD)announced the winners of the 2019 “Recycle Right, El Paso” Video ...

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 ...

El Paso through dance: Former resident shares her image of border in popular video  El Paso Times

A former El Paso resident represents the border in a dance video with the help of some local artists.

Hundreds attend vigil for young El Paso man shot and killed  KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, Texas - Hundreds gathered at a vigil for Rogelio Franco on the Montwood High School campus. The 22 year old was shot and killed outside of an ...

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.

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

Can you hear what we hear? Jingle bells, of course! The cold snap has arrived, and so have the borderland's winter holiday events – from parades to tree ...

El Paso action film director Joe Lujan, of 'Immortal Wars,' to be at Comic Con this weekend  El Paso Times

It was a surreal moment for El Paso director, writer and movie producer Joe Lujan when he saw his film, "Immortal Wars," in the action movie section at Walmart.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Socorro pitcher Isiah Campa dominant in leading Bulldogs past Montwood Rams  El Paso Times

The Socorro baseball team got a great game out of Isiah Campa. Jose Enriquez and Richie Gill also helped lead Bulldogs on offense.

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's advanced academies provides real-world, rigorous instruction  El Paso Inc.

The Socorro Independent School District offers six advanced academic academies tailored to meet students' specific needs and support their career aspirations.

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.

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.

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.

Things to do & see in and around El Paso  El Paso Inc.

Get ready for some great adventures – and awesome selfies – across the borderland. There's plenty to do in El Paso, Las Cruces and Juárez, Mexico, whether ...

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 ...

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 ...

2 involved in El Paso bank fraud scheme plead guilty  KFOX El Paso

EL PASO, Texas (CBS4) — Two more suspects in a bank fraud case have agreed to a plea deal. Perla and Michael Annabi pleaded guilty to two charges: one ...

Cha-cha-cha! | Lifestyle  El Paso Inc.

Forget the “floss” and “in my feelings” dance challenges of 2018.

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.

Socorro ISD All-State musicians showcase talents at TMEA convention  El Paso Herald-Post

Ten Socorro Independent School District band and choir students were named 2019 Texas Music Educators Association All-State musicians.

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 ...

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 ...

Chapter 3: Baseball and Softball  KVIA El Paso

The first Texas high school baseball championship was held in 1949. El Paso's own Bowie High School beat very long odds to become the inaugural winner of ...

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.

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 ...

Court documents: Shooter, murder victim knew each other  KFOX El Paso

The alleged shooter and Rogelio “RJ” Franco, Jr. knew each other and had a past, according to the arrest affidavit.Moises Galvan is accused of shooting and ...

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 ...

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...

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.

Beto O'Rourke's El Paso roots may be key in his uphill battle against Ted Cruz  Dallas News

EL PASO — One morning during a smelly, crowded subway ride from Brooklyn to the Bronx, a young punk rocker with a degree in English literature was on his ...

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 ...

15 Socorro ISD Counseling Programs Win State Awards  El Paso Herald-Post

Fifteen Socorro Independent School District counseling teams are being recognized by the Lone Star State School Counselor Association...

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...

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.

Pebble Hills NJROTC Earns Prestigious Area Nine Most Outstanding Unit Award  El Paso Herald-Post

The Pebble Hills NJROTC unit has been named the 2017 Area Nine Most Outstanding Unit, a distinction they were surprised with at....

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 ...

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

What can be done to prevent fatalities on a private road in Far East El Paso County?

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