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March 2, 2016 by Patricia H Nevill (Register to contact)

I trying am trying to find David Sheldon Kyser. Is he still with us? If so I hope he is well and happy. Thank you.

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July 19, 2014 by William Brooks (Register to contact)

William "Bill" Brooks, who was a junior at Lamar in 1949, died on June 11, 2013. He and his best friend William "Billy" Brown joined the Marines in his senior year 1950. He always talked about Lamar with fondness. He was a good husband and great dad! He will always be remembered.

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Second Houston teen faces murder charges in gang shooting of Lamar High student  Chron

An 18-year-old is the second person to be charged with murder in the shooting death last November of a Lamar High School student, one of a string of crimes ...



'Give me your money': Two students indicted in armed robbery at Lamar HS  Chron

Two students have been indicted in connection with an armed robbery last fall at Lamar High School, according to court records. Rayshun Dewayne Dallas, 19, ...



UPDATE: HPD Identifies Slain Lamar High School Student  Houston Public Media

The Houston Police Department has identified the Lamar High School student who was shot to death Tuesday near that HISD school, in the River Oaks area, ...



Grief counselors at Lamar High School today after freshmen die in murder-suicide  KTRK-TV

Crisis counselors are at Lamar High School Friday after two students who were best friends died in an apparent murder-suicide.



Lamar High School students react to classmate's death  KTRK-TV

A little more than 24 hours after the tragic death of 15-year-old Makaila Simon, students at Lamar High School returned to class stunned they lost another ...



Lamar High School parents demand tighter security after student's fatal shooting  KTRK-TV

Lamar High School parents are demanding tighter security at the school after 18-year-old student Delindsey Dwayne Mack was killed.



Lamar High School student involved in apparent murder-suicide identified  Chron

The two boys involved in an apparent murder-suicide in Houston on Thursday have been identified as 15-year-olds Pierce Schwartz and Samuel Yeargain, ...



American carnage strikes Lamar High School [Editorial]  Houston Chronicle

A seventeen-year-old Lamar High School student wasn't surprised that his school was put on lockdown Tuesday after shots fired from four-door, black Subaru ...



Mayor Turner meets with students at Lamar High School following deadly shooting  KHOU.com

HOUSTON - Students at Lamar High School sat down face-to-face with Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner to talk about gun violence on Tuesday. This comes two ...



Family, friends remember slain Lamar High School student Delindsey Mack  KPRC Click2Houston

Friends and family are gathering Tuesday morning to remember Delindsey Mack, the 18-year-old Lamar High School student who was gunned down near ...



Family speaks about murder of Delindsey Mack near Houston's Lamar High  KTRK-TV

The shocking murder of Delindsey Mack outside Lamar High School earlier this week is hard for everyone to comprehend, especially if you are his uncle.



Murder Charges Filed Against Houston Gang Member Suspected Of Killing Lamar High School Student  Houston Public Media

Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced on Friday murder charges against a man accused of killing 18-year-old student De'Lindsey Mack near ...



Lamar High School students involved in apparent murder-suicide identified  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Both of the boys involved in an apparent murder-suicide at a luxury apartment complex in Upper Kirby have been identified.



Family of Lamar student shot dead says he was a "big talker" but no gangster  Chron

In the days after Lamar High School student De'Lindsey Mack was shot dead outside of the River Oaks campus, possibly at the hands of a gang, his family ...



Raw video: Officials provide details on fatal shooting of Lamar High School students  KHOU.com

An 18-year-old Lamar High School student died after a shooting near the school, and a 15-year-old female student was grazed by a bullet. Houston Police and ...



Mother warned police about gang threats to Lamar HS student De’Lindsey Mack in 2016  Chron.com

As a Houston family buried their son — slain Lamar High School student De'Lindsey Mack — police reports revealed that his mother warned police at least twice ...



Lamar High School student shot to death near school  KHOU.com

An 18-year-old Lamar High School student died after a shooting happened near the school Tuesday afternoon. A 15-year-old female student was grazed by a ...



Mayor talks to Lamar High School students about campus security  CW39 Houston

HOUSTON — Mayor Sylvester Turner visits Lamar High School after a student was gunned down near campus a couple weeks ago. He addressed the students' ...



Lamar High School's legendary football coach Tom Nolen to retire  Chron

A staple in Houston-area high school football and the personification of consistency and excellence, longtime Lamar football coach Tom Nolen announced his ...



Delindsey Mack's murder pushes call for more officers at Lamar HS  KTRK-TV

Parents at Lamar High in Houston's Upper Kirby neighborhood want security enhanced on campus. Their concerns follows the brutal murder of (18) Delindsey ...



Family of teenager gunned down near Lamar High School to speak out  KHOU.com

The family of the teenager shot outside Lamar High School last week will speak out about the brutal killing during a news conference Monday.



2 teens killed in apparent murder-suicide died from gunshot wounds to the head  KTRK-TV

Samuel Yeargain and Pierce Schwartz have both been identified as the two 15-year-old boys who died in a murder-suicide last week.



Kenneth Ray Goree  Madisonville Meteor

Kenneth Ray Goree, 74 of Spring, TX passed away on April 26, 2019. Visitation will be 11:00am-1:00pm Saturday May 4th 2019 at Madisonville Funeral Home ...



Security hired for funeral of Lamar HS teen who was killed in gang shooting  KHOU.com

There will be lots of security at the funeral of a Lamar High School student who was shot and killed near the campus last week. Police don't want to take any ...



Family of Lamar HS student to hold press conference Monday  KHOU.com

De'Lindsey Mack was shot and killed last week near Lamar High School. On Monday, his family wants to clear up some misconceptions.



Police investigating Snapchat threats against Lamar HS students  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- The messages on Snapchat are chilling. In one, it says "I'm coming for you," with the name of a student following it. Then, another snap: "I ...



Take A Peek At Lamar High School Expansion Construction  Patch.com

A Bird's Eye View Of Lamar HS Expansion - Galleria-River Oaks, TX - Among the finished product will be two retail storefronts — financial and a coffee shop — to ...



A Cool New Approach To An Old-School Lamar High  Patch.com

A New Approach To An 'Old-School' Lamar High - Galleria-River Oaks, TX - The classic front entrance facing Westheimer will remain while state-of-the-art, ...



What parents need to know about Delindsey Mack's Houston murder | abc13.com  KTRK-TV

A Houston psychiatrist says the new generation of parents is responsible for closely watching their children live in two worlds: reality and cyber.



2 suspected burglars arrested near Lamar HS  KTRK-TV

Several male students from Lamar High School were spotted in a stolen vehicle Tuesday, prompting a lockdown at the school.



HPD: 2 teens killed in shooting along Buffalo Speedway  KHOU.com

The teens were found dead at an apartment complex along Buffalo Speedway between Richmond Avenue and West Alabama Street.



Lamar High School student gets full scholarship to 20 universities  KTRK-TV

A viral video shows a Lamar High School student getting accepted to 20 universities.



Texas Mom Wearing Headscarf and T-Shirt Dress Says School Turned Her Away Because of Outfit  PEOPLE.com

A Texas mother who went to her daughter's high school to register her for class says she wasn't allowed on the property because she was wearing a headscarf ...



Mother claims she wasn't allowed to enroll daughter in school due to outfit  KPRC Click2Houston

HOUSTON - The mother of a high school student claimed she could not register her daughter for class because of her outfit. Joselyn Lewis wore a T-shirt dress ...



Famous Lamar High School Alumni  Patch.com

The List Is Long - Galleria-River Oaks, TX - Actors, authors, pro sports athletes, former Texas Governor, Nobel Prize winner and an original Charlie's Angel on ...



Apparent blackface photo causing a stir at Lamar High School  KPRC Houston

HOUSTON - A picture taken at a weekend off-campus party is causing controversy at Lamar High School. "I thought it was blackface and I was immediately ...



Student says she was sexually assaulted at Lamar High School, HPD investigating  KPRC Houston

Houston police are investigating allegations of a sexual assault at Lamar High School.



Houston mothers on a mission to stop teen violence  KHOU.com

HOUSTON - When the police arrived, the crime tape went up, and 18-year-old Delindsey Mack lay dead on the sidewalk outside Lamar High School, dozens of ...



Lockdown Lifted At Lamar High School: Update 12:25 p.m.  Patch.com

HOUSTON, TX — The lockdown at Lamar High School has been lifted, per Houston ISD officials. Reports were made that several suspects were seen running ...



Houston ISD Releases 2018 Graduation Schedule  Patch.com

Houston ISD Releases 2018 Graduation Schedule - Galleria-River Oaks, TX - Lamar High seniors will graduate June 9 at NRG Stadium. Here's the full schedule ...



Lamar High School Principal: Uniforms Required, If You Have One  Patch.com

Lamar High School Principal: Uniforms Are Required - Galleria-River Oaks, TX - In a letter to students of Lamar High School and their parents, Principal ...



Lamar High Student Accepted To 20 Top Colleges, 4 In Ivy League  Patch.com

Lamar High Student Accepted To 20 Top Universities - Galleria-River Oaks, TX - Michael Brown, a senior at Lamar, has been offered full rides to many ...



17-year-old charged with negligent homicide after allegedly killing teenage girlfriend  KHOU.com

SPRING, Texas — A 17-year-old has been charged with criminal negligent homicide for shooting and killing his 15-year-old girlfriend Sunday morning in Spring.



Dress code for parents? Mother turned away from Texas high school  KXAN.com

The mother of a Texas high school student claimed she could not register her daughter for class because of her outfit.



Lamar HS teacher charged with improper relationship with student  CW39 Houston

ROSENBERG, Texas — A Lamar High School teacher has been accused of forming an inappropriate relationship with a student, according to the Rosenberg ...



AJ Armstrong murder trial: Former Kinkaid and Lamar HS coaches testify  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Prosecutors began the second week of the A.J. Armstrong murder trial Monday, putting expert witnesses on the stand, as well as ...



Houston gang war blamed for double drive-by shooting on south side  KTRK-TV

A drive-by shooting at a south side gas station is the latest example of gang violence, detectives say.



Kempner High School evacuated as precaution because of truck fire outside school  KHOU.com

SUGAR LAND, Texas — Firefighters are on the scene of a small fire outside Kempner High School in Sugar Land. Students were evacuated as a precaution ...



Lamar High School student gets perfect ACT score  KTRK-TV

A Lamar High School junior is getting lots of praise after getting a perfect score on a college entrance exam.



What Went Wrong At Worthing High School, And How It’s Trying To Survive  Houston Public Media

In collaboration with the Houston Chronicle, News 88.7 investigated why Worthing High ended up near the bottom of the state's rankings, and how it's trying to ...



Chef Ford Fry: 'It's definitely a little ballsy going into Texas with Tex-Mex'  Houston Business Journal

The Houston native is returning to the Bayou City with two concepts — Superica and La Lucha — that represent his childhood memories of Tex-Mex, Gulf Coast ...



Lamar High School FFA  KHOU.com

For more information about Future Farmers of America, visit TexasFFA.org. To learn about Rodeo scholarships, visit RodeoHouston.com. Lamar High School is ...



HISD investigating after student finds gun at Lamar High School  CW39

HOUSTON — An investigation is underway Wednesday after a student found an unloaded gun at a Houston high school. Investigators said the teen discovered ...



William Reavis | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

KATY, TEXAS — William Dean Reavis (79) passed away on October 3, 2018 from complications due to Alzheimer's. Will was born on June 5, 1939 in Oklahoma ...



Lamar homecoming king makes history  KHOU.com

Mission accomplished for Zach Smith! The Lamar High senior was crowned homecoming king Saturday night during halftime of the school's game against ...



On the brink: Rock-bottom Worthing High School struggles to renew promise  Houston Chronicle

Published on Sunday, June 8, 2018 at 5 a.m.. In her first few weeks as principal of Worthing High School, a cornerstone of Houston's Sunnyside community, ...



KHOU 11 News 6 p.m. top headlines Thursday November 15, 2018  KHOU.com

Toddler rushed to hospital after being pulled from Lake Houston. Mothers of murdered children united after shooting death of Lamar high school student.



The Weird, Kinda Racist Student Groups Behind That Lamar "Blackface" Photo  Houston Press

Students at Lamar High School were up in arms after a screenshot of that girl, fake praying and wearing a Tupac Shakur shirt, surfaced on Twitter. Another ...



Houston teen and college student killed instantly in car crash near Bryan  KTRK-TV

Chelsea Spratlin, 18, was on her way to visit friends at Texas A&M University when she was killed in a crash.



Michael Brown, teen who received full ride scholarships from 20 schools, gets visit from Houston Texans  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Lamar High School grad Michael Brown became the darling of the internet when he aced acceptance to 20 universities, all with full ...



Family Raising Money For Girl Killed In Weekend Shooting  Houston, TX Patch

GoFundMe For Girl Killed In Weekend Shooting - Houston, TX - MA'Kaila Simon​, a student at Lamar High School, was killed in a shooting on Sunday.



Teen Boy and Best Friend Found Dead in Apparent Murder-Suicide  The Hollywood Unlocked

A 15-year-old boy and his best friend were found dead in a park in an apparent murder-suicide in Houston, TX. A mother found her teen son and his best friend ...



In professional and volunteer lives, crash victims dedicated to Houston community  Houston Chronicle

The six people who died Monday when their plane crashed in the Hill Country reflected a range of Houston business leaders and investors, philanthropists and ...



List: Common warning signs of gang involvement, tips for parents  KHOU.com

HOUSTON - With the recent deadly shooting near Lamar High School being blamed on gang violence, some parents are concerned about their children getting ...



The Best Thing in Texas: Micheal Brown Gets Into Twenty Top Universities  Texas Monthly

The Lamar High School senior gets his pick of Stanford, Harvard, Yale, and seventeen other universities.



Former coach testifies to teen murder suspect’s character  Chron.com

A Houston teen standing trial in the deaths of his parents was known for his athletic prowess before failing out of his private high school and transferring to a ...



How A Houston High Schooler Won $260,000 In Scholarships And Swept Admissions At 20 Top Colleges  Forbes Now

Houston public high school senior Micheal Brown gained admission to Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Penn and 14 other selective colleges and he won eight of the ...



Lamars District Champion Swim Teams Eye Regional This Weekend  Patch.com

Lamar's District Champion Swim Team Eyes Regional - Galleria-River Oaks, TX - The swimming and diving teams cruised to District 16-6A titles. Now they'll ...



The Stone Cold Truth: Houston's Curling Game Is Growing  Houstonia Magazine

Where to play the Olympic sensation in the city you might least expect it.



A father and son's long journey turns to grief  Houston Chronicle

A father's desperate fight turns to grief When the police called that March day in 2008 to say they arrested his son, another piece of James McSwain's heart broke ...



The Woodlands High School football fall to 0-2 after loss to Lamar Texans  Woodlands Online

The Woodlands is still searching for their first win of the season after losing to Lamar.



News 2 Know for Nov. 14, 2018  KPRC Click2Houston

We're halfway there! It's Wednesday, and we've only got two more days until the weekend.



UPDATE: Student Offered Full Rides To 20 Colleges Chooses Stanford  Houston Public Media

Micheal Brown wants to major in political science and become a lawyer or politician.



Third Ward teen offered full ride to 20 universities, including four Ivy Leagues  KHOU.com

A local high school student has a priceless reaction when he learned he was accepted into the college of his dreams, but his story doesn't end there.



Houston-area schools with the highest percentage of drug issues in 2016  Chron

One of the burning behavioral issues affecting some Houston-area high schools in 2016 involved drugs. Nearly 50 percent of the top 30 high schools with the ...



11 sign letters of intent with Texas Tech football  KCBD

LUBBOCK, TX (Texas Tech Athletics) - Texas Tech head coach Matt Wells announced the first additions to his initial signing class Wednesday as 11 ...



Best Student Scholarship Success Stories of 2018  BlackEngineer.com

Norfolk State University, Interim President and CEO Melvin Stith, celebrated best what historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) do well.



Here are names of Houston-area priests ‘credibly accused’ of child sexual abuse  Chron

The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston released the names of 42 priests Thursday who have been “credibly accused” of sexually abusing children over the past ...



2018 HS football preview: Private schools  Chron

First part of our online series of football district previews for private schools. FAVORITES. St. Pius X will be one of the most intently watched teams in Houston, ...



HISD: Teen charged over Twitter threat aimed at Lamar High School  KTRK-TV

HISD says its investigating a threat made on Twitter after a user posted they were "shooting that (expletive) up" and later posted a picture of Lamar High School ...



Lamar takes 16-6A swimming titles  Chron.com

The Lamar swimming and diving teams outraced runner-up Westside in both the girls and boys divisions Jan. 27 at the District 16-6A championships at Lamar ...



KHOU 11 Top Headlines at 10 pm November 13, 2018  KHOU.com

KHOU 11 Top Headlines at 10 p.m. include frustration from HPD's assistant chief after a Lamar High School student is gunned down just a block from campus ...



Latest Headlines  KHOU.com

Here's a look at the top headlines from #HTownRush at 4:30 a.m. including the latest on the deadly shooting near Lamar High School, updates on the California ...



Where Are the Future Beekeepers?  Houstonia Magazine

Organizations look to younger generations to help grow the bee population.



Houston Students Participate In Multitudinous Walkout To Demand Stricter Gun Laws  Houston Public Media

Houston students demanded Friday that politicians enact stricter gun laws in the United States as they participated in a multitudinous walkout that culminated in ...



Area students named to Austin College Dean's List  North Texas e-News

Sherman, Texas -- Austin College administrators have announced the Dean's List for Fall Term 2018. The Dean's List recognizes the top 20 percent of students ...



HISD assistant principal shares inspirational story: From gang life to new role  KTRK-TV

Tristan Love is one of Houston ISD's youngest assistant principals ever. And it's an astonishing accomplishment, considering the 26 year old was once an active ...



Ageless Angel: Houston native Jaclyn Smith turns 73  Houston Chronicle

Age is nothing but a number for Jaclyn Smith. The Houston-born actress and businesswoman, who graduated from Mirabeau B. Lamar High School near River ...



She was convicted of murdering her husband. Did she do it?  KHOU.com

Sandra Melgar is serving 27 years in prison for brutally stabbing her husband 31 times. Why are there so many questions about her guilt?



Homecoming king candidate: 'I want to change history'  KHOU.com

For the first time, a student with Down syndrome is in the running to be homecoming king at Lamar High School.



UCA Bears add 25 on National Signing Day  KATV

The University of Central Arkansas added 25 new football Bears to the program on Wednesday, the first day of the NCAA national signing period. UCA head ...



Sherry Williams leaving KHOU this week  Chron

Houston native Sherry Williams is leaving KHOU this Friday after nine years at the station. An administrative assistant at KHOU said the morning reporter has not ...



Josh Gordon Made $10K A Month Selling Weed In College: Report  Patch.com

Josh Gordon's $10K/Month Selling Weed At Baylor - Galleria-River Oaks, TX - Lamar High graduate opens up to Sports Illustrated, detailing his 'gangster ...



Lone Star State Shining Brightly on Wyoming Football 2019 Recruiting Class  Welcome to 7220

In the fall, Wyoming football coach Craig Bohl said the Cowboys were going to step up their efforts in recruiting players from Texas. And on Wednesday, it was ...



Man shot during home invasion near Uptown  Houston Chronicle

Police arrived at the apartment in the 5400 block of Beverly Hill, near Richmond Avenue, around 9:15 p.m..



Jane Baucum Baird, age 72, of Belton, died Friday.  Temple Daily Telegram

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00am, Tuesday, 9 April, at the Dossman Funeral Home Chapel, 2525 North Main, Belton. Rev. Andy Davis will be officiating.



Houston Teen Accepted to 20 Colleges, Gets Full Rides To Each  Houston Public Media

A teen in the Third Ward will have to choose between twenty colleges this month. Lamar High School senior Micheal Brown, 17, has a full ride to each university ...



Teen on trial for parents' murders; sister testifies about other brother: 'He acted like our parents loved us more'  WLS-TV

After emotional testimony from the teen defendant's sister, A.J. Armstrong's legal team rested its case.



Fort Bend DA’s race pits ex-judge, defense attorney  Houston Chronicle

Cliff Vacek knows Fort Bend County like the back of his hand. The former state district judge, now 71, has lived his whole life in the fast-growing, diverse suburb ...



LIVE UPDATES: High school football games from around DFW and the rest of Texas!  Star-Telegram

The high school football season is getting close to the playoffs with a great slate of games this evening. Follow along below for live updates from all the games ...



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