Pearland High School

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2014

    Houston's 10 Best Make-a-Wish Wishes

    Here's a factoid that will brighten your day a little because, trust me, you're going to need all the sunshine in the world here in a minute. Houston is one of the highest-ranked cities in America when it comes to having the best charities. Only St. Louis has us beat. Inside the list of great Hous ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2013

    The Rocks Off 100: Jason Puffer, Your Psychedelic Sex Panther

    Welcome to the Rocks Off 100, our portrait gallery of the most compelling profiles and personalities in the far-flung Houston music community -- a lot more than just musicians, but of course they're in there too. See the entire Rocks Off 100 at this link. Who? Jason Puffer prowls some of Houston's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2012

    This Means War: $1K Reward Offered for Info on the Heathens Who Vandalized Pearland's Football Field

    Messing with The Rig? Have people no sense of decency these days? The Rig, which is what they call Pearland High School's football stadium, has been attacked by persons who somehow do not hold Pearland football in the high esteem it has earned. We're thinking someone from Friendswood. The Texas- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Hurt: Concert Injuries In And Out Of The Line Of Duty

    Marco Torres​About ten days ago, my parents and brother came into Houston for Sunday dinner, and I noticed my brother - whom we'll call "John," because that's his name - was limping something awful. It turns out John decided to take a spin in the mosh pit at the end of the Bad Religion show I ... More >>

  • News

    October 21, 2010

    Resurrecting Phi Slama Jama

    Can UH resurrect its basketball glory days?

  • Music

    September 23, 2010

    Live Music in Pearland

    Can suburb support a concert venue?

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2010

    Chef Chat, Part 1: Ronnie Killen of Killen's Steakhouse

    ​We caught up with Certified Executive Chef Ronnie Killen of Pearland's Killen's Steakhouse to discuss what it was like interviewing with the White House and the reason for a steakhouse in Pearland, of all places. EOW: I understand that back in 2005, you were one of the finalists vying to be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2010

    And The Nominees For The Tommy Tune Awards Are...

    ​TUTS annual Tommy Tune awards have become a highly anticipated event among high school drama clubs across the area.Scholarships are awarded, two winners are chosen to go to New York to compete on a national level, and the kids get to perform at the Hobby Center on the night of the event. (This ye ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2008

    High School Musical, Houston Style

    While they may not be as hilarious as The Onion's High School Tony Awards, TUTS' Tommy Tune Awards have become an annual highlight for high school theater geeks. Students from across the area compete for the nominations, and perform highlights at the Hobby Center before an audience of beaming paren ... More >>

  • News

    August 28, 2008

    Not Easy Being Green

    LEED certification is oddly expensive in Houston

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2008
  • Blogs

    December 5, 2007

    Judy’s Catalog Finally Available on CD

    Houston punk and New Wave fans got a welcome surprise this morning when Wasted Talent Records announced that Pearland trio the Judy’s have remastered and are releasing their entire catalog on CD for the first time. 1981’s Washarama, including the band’s 1980 Wonderful World of Appliances EP; 1 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2007

    Racists, Pranksters and Copy Cats in High School

    Earlier this week two Pearland High School students were arrested, charged with disorderly conduct and sent to alternative school for a month after being caught early Tuesday hanging a noose in the high school parking lot. On the very day that news was announced -- Wednesday -- in the next school ... More >>

  • News

    July 19, 2007

    Tidal Wave

    An outstanding selection of high school photos makes judging extra tough this month

  • Music

    May 12, 2005

    Freshen Up, Freshen Up

    Pearland new-wave legends the Judy's reunite for a benefit show and possibly more

  • Music

    August 27, 1998

    Judy's Lore

    Fans still pine for Houston's dork-pop heroes

  • Calendar

    January 16, 1997
  • News

    August 8, 1996

    Grassroots Activism

    A militant lesbian group appoints itself the lawn ranger

  • News

    August 8, 1996
  • News

    July 4, 1996


    How softball coach Holly Nuber won the state championship -- and lost her job