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  1. Madison HS sets dress code for parents after KPRC2 report on mother's outfit  KPRC Click2Houston
  2. Madison High School targets parents with dress code requirements  KTRK-TV
  3. A Houston High School Has a New Dress Code. For Parents.  The New York Times
  4. Houston High School's New Dress Code Takes Aim at Parents  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
  5. Houston High School's Dress Code For Parents Banning 'Satin Caps' Spurs Debate  HuffPost
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HISD principal sets dress code - for parents  Houston Chronicle

A Houston Independent School District high school has a new dress code. But it's not for students, who already have a school uniform. It's for their parents.

Heated meeting over parent dress code at Houston's Madison High School  KTRK-TV

After national attention on Madison High School, some parents are expressing frustration that the new principal isn't handling issues as they hoped.

A High School Has A New Dress Code For Parents And It's Being Called Discriminatory  BuzzFeed News

The dress code bans satin caps and bonnets, which are commonly worn by black women to protect their hair.

Texas High School Principal Stands by Creating Dress Code for Parents  Inside Edition

A Texas high school principal stands by her controversial decision to institute a campus dress code — for parents. Carlotta Outley Brown, principal of James ...

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 ...

The Art Spot: James Madison High School students present portraits  CW39 Houston

Each week, we feature the artwork from students across the Houston area on our wall of student artwork, The Art Spot. This week, we're showcasing art from ...

Madison HS students walk out in protest over incident involving teen  KTRK-TV

About 200 students at Madison High School walked out of class Thursday morning in response to the incident.


Is the Black community hopelessly divided? Has the community fallen so far from a general idea of progress that there is a permanent barrier against anything ...

Madison High School principal refuting report that fights are 'so common' after fatal stabbing  mySA

The principal of Madison High School sent a letter to parents to refute claims made by students to the San Antonio Express-News that brawls during the school ...

Mom turned away from Texas high school because of her dress  WCYB

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

Madison High School administration addresses fatal stabbing involving former student  mySA

Madison High School administration has addressed the fatal stabbing of a former student that happened early Friday morning in an email sent to parents.

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

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 ...

Houston ISD staff walk around neighborhoods to re-enroll high school dropouts  KTRK-TV

On Saturday, Houston ISD staff took to the streets and went door-to-door to find dropout students at their homes.

Student hospitalized in Madison High stabbing  Houston Chronicle

Students at James Madison High School in southwest Houston on Friday were hustled into the cafeteria after a 10th-grader was hospitalized in a violent attack ...

Family: Student spent night in jail after being wrongfully accused in school fight  KTRK-TV

A brawl unfolded Monday afternoon inside Madison High School with students swinging fists back and forth.

Former Madison High School student shot near campus forces lockdown  KPRC Houston

HOUSTON - A former Madison High School student was shot near campus forcing a lockdown. Police said a young male was walking down the street just after ...

HISD sets 12 meetings to seek public input on superintendent search

Houston ISD trustees will hold 12 community meetings over the next two weeks to solicit feedback about the district's ongoing superintendent search. Trustees ...

Houston ISD's Madison High School on lockdown for police activity in area  KPRC Houston

A Houston Independent School District high school is on lockdown due to police activity in the area.

HISD student battling cancer gets his diploma

A special graduation ceremony was held Friday for a Madison High School student at Texas Children's Hospital.

Where’s Maggie? Grab a date! It’s Project Prom at Milby High School  CW39 Houston

Experiencing your first kiss, getting behind the wheel for the first time and the perfect prom night— it's the short list of American teen dreams! Right now, across ...

Class Acts: Senior Mike Arellano is campaigning for a better U.S. at James E. Taylor High School  CW39 Houston

It's that time again – time to honor amazing students around town! This week CW39 Houston is celebrating senior Mike Arellano at James E. Taylor High School.

Accused terrorist known in Fort Bend County for ‘big ol’ smile’  Houston Chronicle

SUGAR LAND — The bearded face in the mugshot posted by Kurdish forces looked woefully familiar to Roxanne Bradford. Opposition forces in Syria captured ...

The Art Spot: Eastwood Academy High School students present ‘The Painted Side’ and ‘Silence is Really Loud’  CW39 Houston

Each week, we feature Houston student artists from various schools throughout the area! This week, we're showcasing art from students at Eastwood Academy ...

Local HS students go viral with ’80s movie remake set to Weezer’s ‘Take On Me’ in honor of teacher’s late son  CW39 Houston

Students at a high school in Cypress got the ultimate class project! They got a chance to create a cool video using alternative rock band Weezer's cover of "Take ...

Houston ISD to start meetings in search of new superintendent Monday  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Houston ISD wants to hear from you as the school district looks for a permanent superintendent. A meeting will take place Monday ...

Vince Young, former NFL QB, arrested for DWI near Missouri City  KTRK-TV

MISSOURI CITY, Texas (KTRK) -- Former NFL quarterback Vince Young is facing charges after deputies said he was caught driving while intoxicated in Fort ...

Vince Young claims he's not guilty after DWI arrest near Missouri City  KTRK-TV

The former NFL quarterback said the DWI charge is "just allegations" after being arrested near Missouri City.

Class Acts: Senior Linh Nguyen is ‘bee-ing’ great at Westside High School  CW39 Houston

It's that time again – time to honor amazing students around town! This week CW39 Houston is celebrating senior Linh Nguyen of Houston ISD's Westside High ...

Flashback: Fifty years after the UIL integrated with the PVIL, meet the Dallas basketball team that never got a chance to play for a state title  Dallas News

Back in 1960, Madison High School appeared poised to win a state championship and reign atop the Prairie View Interscholastic League boys...

Houston ISD removes 3 more campuses from list of struggling schools facing makeover

Three Houston ISD campuses have been removed from the list of schools under consideration for major changes designed to prevent a state takeover of the ...

14 HISD schools at risk of closing over performance  KTRK-TV

HISD is inviting parents to a series of community meetings to discuss the future of 14 academically underperforming schools.

Signing-day updates: Chris Roland denies USC, signs with the Arizona Wildcats  Arizona Daily Star

Check out the Star's live blog as Arizona, under Kevin Sumlin, makes the 2019 recruiting class official.

San Antonio FFA students patenting science fair winning project

SAN ANTONIO — A female duo from James Madison High school's FFA program is hoping their prize-winning science fair project could one day be used in ...

Meet the Houston painter who’s transforming designer handbags into beautiful works of art  CW39

Stephanie Levasseur is an emerging Houston artist, but she's already making her mark on the local fashion scene. The mother and painter transforms expensive ...

Arizona Football: A Spring Preview of the Wildcats' Cornerbacks  FlickSided

We're now officially on to week two of the annual Spring Practices for Arizona Football, and we take a look at the Wildcats' corners for 2019!

Family Sues HISD Principal After He Kills Woman in Car Crash  Houston Press

Madison High School Principal Orlando Reyna killed 58-year-old Bertha Lazcano in a freak car accident last September.

3 former San Antonio-area athletes are heading to the Super Bowl  Houston Chronicle

San Antonio may not have an NFL team to send to the Super Bowl, but it does have three players on a Super Bowl 2019 team. Three of the athletes listed on the ...

Southern Q BBQ Brings Its Spicy Boudin to a Second Location  Texas Monthly

Steve and Sherice Garner's Houston joint pays homage to the authentic, Louisiana-style sausage of their youth.

Controversial message on HISD school wall gets scrubbed; replaced with a new message  CW39 Houston

UPDATE - A controversial quote placed on the wall at the performing and visual arts department at Gregory Lincoln Middle School has been scrubbed away and ...

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.

Ex-NFL QB Vince Young apologizes after DWI arrest near Missouri City  KTRK-TV

Former NFL quarterback Vince Young is facing charges after deputies said he was caught driving while intoxicated in Fort Bend County.

Armed Madison High School student arrested following lockdown

The male student, 17, had three loaded guns and a 12-inch knife, said Aubrey Chancellor, a spokeswoman for North East Independent School District. During a ...

Class Acts: Senior Icetria Green is leading the charge with unwavering willpower and a positive mindset!  CW39 Houston

Icetria Green refuses to give up. Even after Hurricane Harvey destroyed her home and caused her to be separated from her family, she remained dedicated to ...

Class Acts: Senior Stephanie Chu is bringing the world a pop of color with anime and art  CW39 Houston

Sharpstown International School's Stephanie Chu may be soft spoken, but her talent for art shines bright. “Some things I can't really even teach, she just has it ...

Meet Janavi Folmsbee: Local artist behind the Chevron Houston Marathon  CW39 Houston

Maggie gets art lessons from Janavi Folmsbee, the inspirational painter behind the Chevron Houston Marathon logo. The local artist— writer and scuba diver— ...

Where to Find the Coolest Shops in Houston’s Heights  Texas Monthly

Even as new developments rise around it, 19th Street remains a funky, independent haven for shoppers.

Big-time 2019 corner Bobby Wolfe shines at Pylon 7-on-7 Dallas  247Sports

BEDFORD, Texas -- The above video features highlights of 2019 cornerback Bobby Wolfe at this past Sunday's Pylon 7-on-7 Dallas event at Pennington Field.

Willowridge High School student surprised with brand new car  CW39

HOUSTON — A music mogul turned sponsored Nike athlete is not something you hear of every day, but self-made millionaire Charlie Jabaley is changing the ...

Highest-paid public high school head football coaches in San Antonio area

Judson ISD pays its head football coaches an average of more than $117,000 annually, and the coaches don't disappoint. Judson High School, coached by ...

Measles Cases Confirmed in Houston Area  Texas Monthly

A recent study found that four of the fifteen national anti-vaxxing ”hot spots” are in Texas, including Harris County, where three cases were confirmed Monday.

Young's magic will never be forgotten at Texas  Waco Tribune-Herald

For many Texas Longhorns fans, the image of Vince Young running for the winning touchdown in an epic 41-38 Rose Bowl win over USC is as *fresh* today as it.

1 wounded in drive-by near Madison HS

HISD's James Madison High School was on lockdown after a drive-by shooting in a nearby neighborhood.

Former Madison student gets 8 years for bringing guns to school

The teenager who brought loaded guns to Madison High School last year and said he was planning to take hostages if his demands weren't met will be going to ...

Santa Fe High School students sent threatening text message, ISD says  CW39

SANTA FE, Texas— A new set of fears to deal with at Santa Fe High School after administrators shared a text message Wednesday afternoon containing threats ...

NEISD to require clear backpacks, install buzz-in entry systems  San Antonio Express-News

In a new set of security measures, NEISD will require clear backpacks for middle and high school students and lock all external doors on its campuses during ...

Get to know the 5 freshest new businesses to debut in Houston | Hoodline  KTRK-TV

Want to hit up the newest restaurant and retail additions to Houston? From poke to shabu-shabu, read on for a rundown of what the newest spots have to offer.

James Madison HS names new head football coach, athletic coordinator  KSAT San Antonio

Blaine Pederson has been named the new head football coach and athletic coordinator for James Madison High School in the North East Independent School ...

HISD High School Carnegie Vanguard ranks 15th best in U.S.  CW39 Houston

HOUSTON — A Freedmen's Town Fourth Ward gem, Houston Independent School District's Carnegie Vanguard is not your ordinary high school. "It's like private ...

Former gang member, HPD join forces to fight gang violence in Houston

Houston has 353 gangs and nearly 20000 documented gang members. That's four times the number of uniformed police officers.

Miguel And His High School Sweetheart Obtain Marriage License  Vibe

Singer Miguel and his longtime lady love Nazanin Mandi reportedly obtained their marriage license this past Monday (Nov. 19) at a Los Angeles courthouse.

Celebrity makeup artist J. Vincent shares spring beauty tips ahead of The Makeup Show  CW39 Houston

You're beautiful inside and out, but a little glitter and shine never hurt anyone! Celebrity makeup artist J. Vincent walks us through this season's hottest beauty ...

Missouri City mayor makes history as first African-American and woman inducted into office  CW39 Houston

Missouri City officially made history over the weekend after inducting the area's first African-American and woman as mayor Mayor Yolanda Ford was sworn into ...

Notable Houston deaths of 2018: A presidential couple, astronauts, a death row exoneree and the man who brought the NFL back  Houston Chronicle

The Houston area bid farewell to a number of noteworthy residents in 2018, including a president and his wife, the man who brought the NFL back to the Bayou ...

Letters of encouragement for Santa Fe High School go viral  CW39

HOUSTON -- Cyber support is trending with letters to Santa Fe High School survivor and hero' Colby Rosenboom. Instead of making a run for it, Rosenboom's ...

Correction: Sisters Killed-Wreck story  mySA

BASTROP, Texas (AP) — In a story March 31 about a fatal traffic accident in Bastrop, Texas, The Associated Press reported erroneously that three of the victims ...

Mom sues after son doesn’t make varsity soccer team  CW39

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The mother of a St. Louis high school student is suing after her son did not make the varsity soccer team and was not allowed to play on the ...

Chris Brown's Rape Accuser's Story Reportedly Not Adding Up  Vibe

According to sources directly connected to the rape allegations against Chris Brown, authorities are having a difficult time believing his accuser's story.

Are Texas Kids Failing? Or Are the Tests Rigged?  Texas Monthly

Leading educators and testing experts have studied the exams and find that they are asking kids to understand passages aimed two or more years above their ...

‘Nobody in my administration got indicted’: Obama speaks at Baker Institute gala  CW39 Houston

HOUSTON — Former President Barack Obama was in town Tuesday night to speak at a gala for Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy. It was a civil ...

The 10,000 NJ Teachers Who Make $98K Or More In 2018  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Top 10000 NJ Teachers Salaries - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are the 10000 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club earning $100K-plus a year.

How will the Arizona Football recruiting class finish for 2019?  FanSided

We're winding down in recruiting for the class of 2019, and as teams prepare to go through the early signing period, the Arizona Football team is still doing quite ...

Beyonce Remembers Nelson Mandela Ahead Of The Mandela 100  Vibe

Ahead of traveling to South Africa for Global Citizen's Mandela 100, Beyonce pens an open letter to the late Nelson Mandela.

DPS stop near Boerne ends in chase, fatal shooting  mySA

A man was fatally shot by a Texas DPS trooper as the two were fighting in a creek Thursday near Boerne, according to authorities. Lt. Jason Reyes, a ...

Video meant to embarrass Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wins her fans instead  CW39 Houston

An attempt to discredit freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez using a video from her past backfired — sending many on social media defending her instead.

Texas sees 156% increase in school children arrested for making terroristic threats  CW39 Houston

HOUSTON — Texas has seen a 156% increase in school children arrested for making terroristic threats in just the first half of 2018! “Most of this increase was ...

Shelter in place lifted for C.E. King High School  CW39 Houston

SHELDON, Texas — Sheldon ISD administrators issued a shelter in place for C.E. King High School after a threat was reported. According to reports, the school ...

Petition To Have RCA Drop R. Kelly Released  Vibe

Color Of Change has released a petition calling for RCA Records to drop controversial musician R. Kelly from their label. According to the petition, the years of ...

Goodbye to Anthony Bourdain, a Chef Who Understood Houston  Texas Monthly

Through the food he sought out, Bourdain recognized the particulars that made a city unique, rather than what the city aspired to be.

Boy with cerebral palsy used as human bridge by bullying students trying to cross stream  CW39 Houston

Boy with cerebral palsy used as human bridge by bullying students trying to cross stream Canadian police are investigating after a boy with cerebral palsy was ...

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 ...

Best and Worst Legislators in Real Time: Senator Kirk Watson  Texas Monthly

The Austin senator grills the secretary of state to get to the bottom of the controversial elections advisory.

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

The high school football season is underway with a great slate of games this evening. Follow along below for live updates from all the games around Dallas-Fort ...

Kanye West To Visit Donald Trump At White House: Report  Vibe

The Chicago rapper will reportedly meet with Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday (Oct. 11).

Big Bambú exhibit brings massive, climbable sculpture to Museum of Fine Arts Houston  CW39

HOUSTON — There is one basic rule when it comes to fine art: no touching! However, a new exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston is making an exception, ...

Turkey Names Street Leading To U.S. Embassy Malcolm X Road  Vibe

Turkey announced the street leading to the new U.S. embassy being built will now be renamed to "Malcolm X Road" after the slain black Muslim civil right leader.

Houston’s Burns Original BBQ is a Family—and Neighborhood—Tradition  Texas Monthly

The descendants of the late Roy Burns do the institution proud with stuffed potatoes, rib sandwiches, and other favorites.

Couple, both first responders, win dream nuptials in local ‘Wedding for Heroes’ contest  CW39 Houston

Willingly available to answer the calls of those in need, a local paramedic and constable deputy are having their dreams fulfilled after winning a wedding contest ...

Aretha Franklin's Public Viewing To Be Held In Detroit  Vibe

Aretha Franklin's family has announced a public memorial in her hometown of Detroit, to be held at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.

Space Center University and educators from across the country study atmosphere in Houston  CW39 Houston

ANGLETON, Texas — Just at the edge of space, the upper layers of our atmosphere are generally unexplored. Space Center Houston and educators from ...

Meek Mill Pens Op-Ed On Criminal Justice Reform  Vibe

On Nov. 26, The New York Times published an op-ed penned by Meek Mill, urging for criminal justice reform and new set of prisoner rights.

Who Has the Best and Worst Commutes in Texas?  Texas Monthly

A new study suggests that there's a new city topping the charts for getting stuck in traffic, and it's in North Texas.

Washington Redskins Considering Signing Colin Kaepernick  Vibe

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden said the team is seriously considering Colin Kaepernick.

Kevin Hart Issues Another Apology To LGBTQ Community  Vibe

Kevin Hart took to his "Straight From The Hart" show to address the LGBTQ community following Oscars controversy.

Dallas ISD Rising: Thirteen schools grab spotlight for tremendous turnaround  Dallasweekly

The Dallas ISD Board of Trustees, district leadership and community members gave a standing ovation to the 13 Dallas ISD schools that diligently worked to ...

Vandals accused of defacing NEISD property with lewd image arrested  mySA

Three suspects accused of causing up to $3,000 in damage at James Madison High School were arrested Tuesday, according to a North East ISD ...

Pair of legendary acting teachers groomed local stars of stage and screen

The 43-year-old graduate of Klein Oak High School and the University of Houston honed his acting chops at Houston's Infernal Bridegroom Productions and ...

Patch Congratulates Top Dallas ISD Graduates

Patch Congratulates Top Dallas ISD Graduates - Dallas, TX - Here's each Dallas ISD valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2018.

Don Lemon Says White Men Are The 'Biggest Terror Threat': Watch  Vibe

Don Lemon is making some bold statements in light of the recent terror attacks happening around the nation. During a news segment late Monday (Oct. 29), the ...

14-year-old Dobie High School student found  CW39

HOUSTON — A 14-year-old Dobie High School student was reunited with his family Thursday after he was reported as runaway almost two days ago, the ...

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