News HeadlinesRobert E Lee High Baytown, TX News

Robert E Lee High School News Submitted by Alumni

Robert E Lee High School News From Around The Web

Baytown's Robert E. Lee High School celebrates 90 years  KTRK-TV

Robert E. Lee High School in Baytown just celebrated its 90th anniversary.

Last-second victory perfect ending to REL 90th celebration  The Baytown Sun

Gander pride was on full display during the Baytown Lee win over Vidor Friday night. As Gander fans enjoyed the back-and-forth game, alumni marched onto ...

REL Class of 1959 reunion this weekend | News  The Baytown Sun

The 60th reunion of REL Class of 1959 is Friday and Saturday at Hilton Garden Inn, 4910 E Chase St. in Baytown. For room reservations, call 281-838-8208.

REL teachers rally around instructor with cancer | Local  The Baytown Sun

When someone at Robert E. Lee High School runs into trouble, everyone at the school rallies around them.

30 years ago: Fire at REL | Local  The Baytown Sun

On Monday May 4, 1987, sitting in an unfamiliar classroom at Ross S. Sterling High School in my second period senior English class, I was given a letter by my ...

Baytown Youth Fair BBQ Cookoff and Dance Saturday  The Baytown Sun

The Baytown Youth Fair host a BBQ Cookoff and Dance every year before the BYF fair and show begins. The money raised at the cookoff will be donated into ...

REL Theatre Dept. presents 'Annie' tonight | Lifestyle  The Baytown Sun

Leapin' lizards! The irrepressible comic strip heroine Annie takes center stage at Robert E. Lee High School as the last performance of one of the world's ...

REL's growing crater | News  The Baytown Sun

What began in the fall as a curiosity has developed into a full-fledged collapse on the grounds of Robert E. Lee High School. And there is no solution in place.

Baytown Crime Stoppers honor original members and campus sponsors  The Baytown Sun

With a 1980s theme, the recent Baytown Crime Stoppers Sponsor Appreciation Banquet honored the Baytown Crime Stoppers original board members from ...

Student overcomes hearing loss challenges | News  The Baytown Sun

Yaneli Gonzales has suffered from hearing loss since she was born, but this has not kept her from pursuing her dream to raise animals and study criminal ...

Man charged in 2015 Baytown teen slayings to start trial in Anahuac  Houston Chronicle

More than four years after two Baytown teenagers' bodies were found along a bayou in Chambers County, a 21-year-old man charged in the killings will soon ...

Goose Creek ISD adding 5 minutes to school days due to Deer Park fire

BAYTOWN, Texas — Goose Creek ISD has decided to add an extra five minutes to the start of school days for slect campuses after the district was forced to ...

Last moments of teens' lives detailed in trial  The Baytown Sun

ANAHUAC — It started out as a normal night for two teens looking to get a haircut from an unlicensed barber, but it turned into a nightmare of kidnapping and.

REL theater department presents 'Sunday Cost Five Pesos' this week  The Baytown Sun

The Robert E. Lee High School Theater Department will open its season with a tribute to the Hispanic population of Lee and Baytown with a Fiestas Patrias ...

Gander Tip-Off Classic starts Thursday  The Baytown Sun

Basketball action will heat up this week as girls basketball teams from throughout the area and state converge on Baytown for the 2018 Gander Tip-Off Classic.

Confession details revealed in teens slaying trial | News  The Baytown Sun

ANAHUAC — A Baytown detective took the stand in the trial of a suspect in the deaths of two teens, saying the triggerman had revealed some shocking ...

Detectives testify in opening of teens slaying trial  The Baytown Sun

Dramatic testimony on how the bodies of two teenagers were discovered in a murder that shocked Baytown was a part of the testimony during the first day of the ...

High schools to start later as Goose Creek board makes changes  The Baytown Sun

The Goose Creek CISD board has voted to start traditional high school days at least one hour later, as part of a change to its policy on start times in.

RSS coach recalls Sterling's first win | News  The Baytown Sun

Al Dennis had always been a Gander. A 1960 graduate of Robert E. Lee High School, he had played football and basketball and was even crowned Mr. Robert ...

Sedberry to be next Terrell varsity football coach  Terrell Tribune

The Terrell Independent School District named Marvin Sedberry Jr. as its next Terrell High School varsity football head coach on Wednesday.

An Apple for 'Mr. Gander' | Local  The Baytown Sun

It was an extraordinary day for Brian Walenta — not one he's likely to ever forget! The U.S. History teacher at Robert E. Lee High School started out the day.

Punishment phase begins for man who killed teen girlfriend  The Baytown Sun

The punishment phase in the trial for a Livingston man that murdered a 16-year-old Robert E. Lee High School student has begun.

The Lee name change is intended to spark conversation  San Antonio Express-News

The suggestion to change the name of Robert E. Lee high school to Gregg Popovich High School has been a joke incubator for the last few days. The biggest ...

Class of 1967 to hold 50th reunion | Local  The Baytown Sun

The 1967 graduating class of Robert E. Lee High School is extending an invitation to classmates to attend the upcoming 50th class reunion Sept. 15-16 at South ...

Baytown native pays tribute to music legend | News  The Baytown Sun

Brent Brunson is coming back to Baytown. The Robert E. Lee High School graduate, who now calls Alto, New Mexico home, will take the stage for the 2018 ...

Robert E. Lee HS student commits suicide after bullying

by Sasha Wilson. An East Texas family reached past their pain to help others just two days after 16-year-old Dylan Alvarado committed suicide due to bullying.

EquuSearch continues to search for missing 17-year-old girl in Baytown  KTRK-TV

BAYTOWN, TX (KTRK) -- A Goose Creek ISD spokesperson said its police department is receiving tips concerning missing Baytown teen Vanessa Macias.

Missing 17-year-old Baytown girl found safe  KPRC Houston

Missing Baytown teenager, Vanessa Macias, 17, was found safe Tuesday.

Suspect in REL students slaying pleads guilty | News  The Baytown Sun

The man accused in a crime that rocked the Baytown and Chambers County area in 2015 pleaded guilty to the slayings on Monday.

Big Day: Three schools, more than 1,400 grads | News  The Baytown Sun

More than 1400 students graduated Saturday from the three main Goose Creek CISD high schools.

10 Texas School Names Honoring Confederates Have Changed. At Least 24 Haven't.  The Texas Tribune

Tense debates have raged at Texas schools over the proper place of Confederate names in the public landscape. But many other districts have not considered ...

Crime Stoppers board honors campus sponsors | Community  The Baytown Sun

Campus Crime Stoppers sponsors from junior schools and high schools were honored at the recent Crime Stoppers Sponsor Appreciation Banquet for their ...

GC bond election on Saturday | Local  The Baytown Sun

Early voting is over and Election Day for the Goose Creek CISD's $437.5 million bond Saturday.

Ganders old and new film 2015 'lip dub' | News  The Baytown Sun

Once a Gander, Always a Gander” is a saying that every Robert E. Lee High School graduate knows.

More items to be accepted at Trash-Off  The Baytown Sun

Keep Baytown Beautiful is teaming up with Simple Recycling for Baytown's Trash-Off this weekend, which will drastically increase the sort of items you can clear ...

Goose Creek CISD Education Foundation recognizes Students Choice winners  The Baytown Sun

Almost everyone remembers special teachers who made a difference in their lives. For the ninth year, the Goose Creek CISD Education Foundation gave 15 ...

REL Class of 55 celebrating 60th reunion | News  The Baytown Sun

The 60-year reunion of the Robert E. Lee High School class of 1955 is coming up Saturday — and what an extraordinary class it was.

"Trusted" friend charged in deaths of Baytown teens  Houston Chronicle

ANAHUAC _ Brandon Flores was a trusted friend of Jarvis Morgan and Alejandro Chavez, two high school boys from Baytown. When the boys, best friends and ...

A list of all the known Texas Confederate statues, monuments and other symbols  The Texas Tribune

Texas has more than 180 public symbols of the Confederacy, with dozens of monuments dedicated during or after the Civil Rights era.

Baytown teen found safe a week after she disappeared  KTRK-TV

Goose Creek ISD confirms 17-year-old Vanessa Macias has been found safe, a week after she disappeared near Robert E. Lee High School in Baytown.

Goose Creek honors retirees, top teachers | Local  The Baytown Sun

Goose Creek CISD honored “World Class Retirees and Teachers of the Year” at a recent gala at Ross S. Sterling High School.

Goose Creek discusses one high school for entire district  The Baytown Sun

The Goose Creek board is looking at either keeping the three traditional high schools in place with some rezoning, or having one mega-school.

Remembering Chanda 20 years after her death | News  The Baytown Sun

It is truly hard for many of us to believe that on Monday, October 8, 2018 (Columbus Day), it will be twenty years since our almighty God reached down into.

C&D Grocery burns down | Local  The Baytown Sun

An iconic Baytown eatery is gone. C&D Grocery and Bakery caught fire around 12:40 a.m. Wednesday morning. The building is considered a total loss, said ...

Goose Creek bands compete at UIL region championships  The Baytown Sun

The GCCISD high school bands competed at the UIL Region 19 Marching Band Championships at Maddry Stadium in Channelview ISD on Saturday, Oct. 21.

Murder victim honored by grandmother at high school graduation ceremony  KPRC Click2Houston

BAYTOWN, Texas - Kirsten Fritch had plans to attend college. Forensic science was an interest of hers, one that those who knew her said she would have ...

Bowie PTO dissolved, $6K missing from fund | News  The Baytown Sun

An elementary school dance got canceled, and police are now investigating what happened to the money that was supposed to have paid for it.

Dog steps on gun, kills Baytown teacher  Houston Chronicle

In a freak hunting accident, a Baytown man was killed over the weekend when his dog stepped on his loaded shotgun, triggering a discharge that penetrated his ...

Final TABC high school basketball rankings  Tyler Morning Telegraph

SUGAR LAND (AP) — Final Texas high school boys and girls public and private school basketball rankings as compiled by the Texas Association of Basketball ...

Goose Creek CISD schools targeted in anonymous threat online  KTRK-TV

BAYTOWN, TX (KTRK) -- Hundreds of students were pulled out of class Thursday after several threats were made against schools in Goose Creek CISD.

Retired businessman says he'll run for GC trustee  The Baytown Sun

With the municipal filing period ongoing, one candidate has already announced they plan to file to run for position on the Goose Creek CISD board.

EquuSearch: Search for 17-year-old missing Baytown girl continues  CW39

BAYTOWN, Texas – The search for 17-year-old Vanessa Macias of Baytown has resumed after a short suspension. The search began in the front of Robert E.

Baytown assistant fire chief Bernard Olive passed away  KTRK-TV

Members of the Baytown Fire Department are mourning the death of 48-year veteran Assistant Fire Chief Bernard Olive.

Search intensifies for two teens missing since last week  KTRK-TV

Volunteers and police are working together, looking for any sign of two teens who've been missing since last Wednesday.

Counselor at Baytown boys home accused of assaulting teen during counseling session  KPRC Click2Houston

BAYTOWN, Texas - A contracted counselor is under investigation after a teen at a boys home accused the man of assaulting him during a counseling session.

Goose Creek voters OK $335 million bond | News  The Baytown Sun

A year after a bond package failed to earn voter approval, Goose Creek CISD has proved going back to the drawing board can be a good thing.

REL teacher congratulated for membership in Texas Bar College  The Baytown Sun

Kurt Bouillion, *content* specialist, English teacher and debate coach at Robert E. Lee High School for the past 19 years, was congratulated recently by the Texas ...

Crockett Elem., Chevron Phillips Chemical named Baytown chamber's Partners of the Year  The Baytown Sun

The Baytown Chamber of Commerce hosted the 30th Annual Partners in Education and Scholarship Luncheon Tuesday to honor those who shined a light for ...

Capetillo sworn in as Baytown mayor | News  The Baytown Sun

With much fanfare, Brandon Capetillo was sworn in as Baytown's newest mayor at a celebration with former mayors and a host of city dignitaries.

Jury selection begins in trial of man charged in REL teen slayings  The Baytown Sun

One of the suspects allegedly involved in a murder that shocked Baytown is going on trial.

Goose Creek teachers await news from families in Puerto Rico  The Baytown Sun

For Lisette Rosa Hernandez and Maribelliz Perazza-Petrilli it has been business as usual in their classrooms for the past few days, but they are anxiously ...

Ex-girlfriend speaks out on man accused of killing Baytown teen  KPRC Houston

Baytown police investigators said it could take a few days before they file charges against a 21-year-old man they believed killed a mother and her two ...

Jail Break Run sees record turnout | Local  The Baytown Sun

More than 1300 people participated in Saturday's Jail Break Run, the largest crowd of runners in the race's eight-year history.

Double murder suspect pleads not guilty | News  The Baytown Sun

A double murder suspect who has been on the run for three years appeared in court to enter a plea of not guilty.

Capetillo cruises to win | News  The Baytown Sun

A new mayor with a familiar face will lead the City of Baytown as former City Councilman Brandon Capetillo won in a landslide.

Baytown Christmas parade just a day away | News  The Baytown Sun

Santa will make his annual visit down Texas Avenue Thursday night alongside the Baytown community for the City of Baytown's Christmas Parade.

Fire extinguished at Deer Park petrochemicals facility  The Baytown Sun

HOUSTON (AP) — Crews have extinguished a fire that's burned for days at a Houston-area petrochemicals storage facility.

Bats reported at Highlands Junior | News  The Baytown Sun

Bats were discovered at Highlands Junior School, prompting action from school officials to ensure student's safety.

Special night for former mayor — Dignitaries, friends honor DonCarlos at reception  The Baytown Sun

Several city dignitaries and friends of Stephen DonCarlos came out to honor the former mayor at a special reception put on by the city.

Putting pain on ice | Local  The Baytown Sun

A new business in Baytown offers customers a chilling experience that is supposed to help heal.

IMPACT Anchor Club chartered | Lifestyle  The Baytown Sun

The Pilot Club of Baytown checked off an item on its Wish List as the IMPACT ECHS Anchor Club was chartered in a ceremony at IMPACT Early College High ...

'Hamman's Baytown history with a Twist' | Columns  The Baytown Sun

Hello Baytown Sun readers. My name is Russell Hamman. I was born and raised in Baytown. I love our town's colorful history so much, I started a Facebook site ...

GC bond panel settles on $335 million bond proposal | News  The Baytown Sun

After holding several meetings to discuss a new bond referendum for Goose Creek CISD, members of the Citizen's Bond Planning Committee have agreed to ...

8 GC students advance to National History Day | Local  The Baytown Sun

Eight students will represent Goose Creek CISD at the National History Day Competition in College Park, Maryland, on the University of Maryland campus June ...

Dr. Jack Bargainer, who performed Abilene's first heart catheterization, dies

Countless patients in the Big Country owe their good health, possibly their lives to Dr. Jack Bargainer, a pioneering cardiologist in Abilene who died Wednesday.

Music leads from Baytown to Broadway | Local  The Baytown Sun

Growing up in Baytown, Alan H. Green didn't dream of being on Broadway.

Suspect arrested in murder of two Baytown teens  The Baytown Sun

After almost a year and a half, the main suspect in a Baytown double murder has been captured in Mexico.

Christmas is coming early to Texas Avenue | News  The Baytown Sun

The Christmas spirit will soon flood Texas Avenue, as the Arts, Culture and Entertainment District prepares for Baytown's 21st Annual Christmas on Texas ...

Festivities continue today with parade, concert, fireworks | Local  The Baytown Sun

The annual Baytown 4th of July parade is set for Tuesday, as residents and city officials prepare to celebrate America's 241st birthday.

Payne, Shirley Jones  The Eagle

Shirley Payne, 77, of Baytown, TX., was born December 2, 1937 in Waller, TX. She passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2015 in Houston Hospice. She was a ...

TSWA Class 6A all-state baseball team  Tyler Morning Telegraph

BRYAN – Southlake Carroll pitcher Nicco Cole, who helped the Dragons to a state baseball championship, was named the Player of the Year on the Collin ...

City OKs Brunson documentary project | News  The Baytown Sun

Baytown's most famous movie house is about to be the subject of a movie itself thanks to council's approval of a documentary on the landmark Brunson Theater.

These Houston-area high schools produced celebrities

Some Houston-area kids are walking down the same halls as some pretty big celebrities. Houston-area high schools have already produced an impressive pool ...

At 100, Army nurse looks back on D-Day  Houston Chronicle

The birthday party Sunday at Fort Sam Houston's golf club closed a big, big circle for Earlyne Sheets. At 100, she was back where her life in many ways began, ...

Remembering Carver: Integration ended era 50 years ago | News  The Baytown Sun

Editor's note: First in a series of three articles pertaining to the Carver School and it being 50 years since its fabulous era ended.

GC secondary bands earn top honors  The Baytown Sun

Goose Creek CISD band programs fared well in this year's UIL Concert and Sight Reading competitions, making strides in instrumental performance on the UIL ...

REL Celebrities Fall Fest Saturday | News  The Baytown Sun

Robert E. Lee High School will host the 2014 Celebrities Fall Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the commons area of the school, 1809 Market St.

Goose Creek retirees, teachers of the year honored  The Baytown Sun

Nine retirees and 31 Teachers of the Year were honored at Goose Creek CISD's annual Retiree and Teacher of the Year Gala at Ross S. Sterling High School.

All-Star Gala hits grand slam for GC Education Foundation  The Baytown Sun

While the Houston Astros may not have repeated a World Championship, the Goose Creek CISD Education Foundation does plan to repeat its amazing ...

DISD appoints two new principals  Liberty Vindicator

Dayton ISD today announced the appointments of two new principals for the coming school year — Jessica Ott at Kimmie M. Brown Elementary and Matt Barnett ...

GC Student Workforce Connection partners honored at employer appreciation luncheon  The Baytown Sun

Student Workforce Connection partners were honored at the recent 8th Annual Goose Creek CISD Student Workforce Employer Appreciation Luncheon at the ...

Lee College Honors Program alumnus John D. Marquez urges students to 'dig deeper' into local history  Liberty Vindicator

BAYTOWN, TX – Lee College Honors Program alumnus and Northwestern University professor John D. Marquez, Ph.D., isn't surprised or disheartened when ...

Baytown Symphony Orchestra's Second “Side By Side” Concert set for April 30, 2016 at Lee College's P.A.C.  Liberty Vindicator

Young area musicians performing on instruments of the band or orchestra will sit “side by side” with the more experienced musicians who regularly play in the ...

Details emerge about Baytown teens' mysterious double slaying  Houston Chronicle

The detail is one of many previously undisclosed to the public about the slaying of Jarvis Lamont Morgan Jr., 17, and Alejandro Castillo Chavez, 18, contained in ...

Gas can, bloody bat among clues in Baytown arson  Houston Chronicle

Baytown police were gathering clues Monday to help reconstruct the deaths during a weekend sleep-over of two teenage girls described as “best buddies.

Drew, A.E.  Waco Tribune-Herald

A.E. Drew. A.E. "Coach" Drew left this world to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on December 4, 2013. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, December 6, ...

REL football coach heading to Garland | News  The Baytown Sun

Sedberry is expected to be announced as the new head coach at 6A Naaman Forest High School in Garland at noon today, according to Garland ISD.

46 GC students advance to Texas History Day competition  The Baytown Sun

At the recent Lee College Regional History Day competition, 84 Creek CISD students placed and 46 advanced to the Texas History Day competition by placing ...

Accused killer extradited from Mexico | News  The Baytown Sun

It has been nearly three years since the bodies of Alejandro “Alex” Chavez, 18, and Jarvis Morgan, 17, were found under a bridge in Oak Island.

No jail time for Walker PTO president who took funds  The Baytown Sun

A former president of a parent-teacher organization has pleaded guilty to stealing thousands of dollars from the group's account.

News headlines by Google News for Robert E Lee High School Baytown TX

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Robert E Lee . This site has been created to offer a place for RELHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Robert E Lee High Baytown, TX alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.