Lanier won't become an IB schoolHouston ISD Superintendent Terry Grier, who yesterday changed his mind about tackling magnet school funding this year, also has reversed course on Lanier Middle School and is now recommending that Lanier remain a Vanguard school -- rather than becoming an Inter ... More >>
Photo by Chasen MarshallLady Gaga couldn't maintain these formations.Screeching trumpets, heart-thumping drum beats and crisp, colorful uniforms will be on display all day Saturday in northwest Houston.The HISD marching band scene will be descending on Delmar Stadium, participating in the third a ... More >>
What's in a name?
A legendary debate teacher has a lesson plan to knock off Congressman John Culberson
Houstonians the Handsomes get the booties shaking Austin-style
A mayoral candidate wrestles with a no-win choice
Sushi meets nightlife at two Houston eateries
Vending machines are leaving Texas school cafeterias. But the mother lode of "minimal nutritional value" has hardly gone away.
There was a Clinton connection to that White House demonstration
Principal Lawrence Allen is a role model to some, an inept bumbler to others. Jones High School is split: Magnet-program parents versus the local community. It's up to Superintendent Kaye Stripling to make it right. Lucky her.
Two years of toil took their toll on the trial lawyers -- but their historic church is finally back in business
Jose dropped out and can't figure out a way to get back in. Neither can his mom. HISD is deep into a hands-off mode.
HISD and a paid trustee get entangled in the spreading empire of a private firm touting safe alternative schools for troubled kids. So why are some students and parents so scared?
Advocates are working to unleash a plan for a public park where pooches can play