South Houston High School

  • News

    March 15, 2012

    Breaking It Down

    It may not be PTSDs or brain injuries that pose the most long-term danger to our surviving vets from their Middle East tours.

  • Dining

    January 19, 2012

    CFS and a Cigarette

    City Cafe, an old-school diner in South Houston, still turns out a stellar breakfast.

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2011

    Maxim Hometown Hottie Contestant Sandy Garza Answers The Evolution-In Schools Question (And Four Others)

    Your Hometown Hottie​If there is an honor or award more important and respected than being named a Maxim Hometown Hottie, we don't know what it is. The Nobel Prize rarely involves bikinis. The MacArthur "genius grant"pays scant attention to looks. Houston has a candidate in this year's conte ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2011

    PISD Off: Pasadena High School Experiences Toilet Distress

    Not a good sign​A friend of Hair Balls contacted us this morning with an SOS -- that thanks to a water main break last night, South Houston High School had been reduced to three restrooms for 3,000 people. The teacher, who did not want to be identified, raised the flag of "public health an ... More >>

  • News

    March 6, 2008
  • Blogs

    February 27, 2008

    Slideshow: High School Photo Contest

    Javier Morales, South Houston High School We've just loaded up a new batch of entries in our high school photo contest. Click the image above for plenty of colorful photos, and be sure to let us know which are your favorites in the comments. -- Keith Plocek UPDATE: Click here to find out who won.

  • Dining

    December 20, 2007

    Illegal Immigrants in the Restaurant Industry

    Mexican immigrant Hugo Ortega went from washing dishes to owning Houston's best Mexican restaurant — now he has a few things to say about immigration

  • News

    January 16, 2003

    Roller Derby

    Wheelchair basketball is for wussies. And park your pity at the door. Welcome to quad rugby, where quadriplegics slam their opponents into the hardwood.