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Construction continues on two Tyler high schools as 2019-20 school year approaches  KLTV

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Construction continued Tuesday on the campuses of two Tyler high schools just more than a month before classes are expected to ...

2020 Texas Commit Highlights: 4-star CB Kitan Crawford  Longhorns Wire

Taking a look at a one on one interview with future Texas Longhorn cornerback Kitan Crawford.

Update: Classes to resume Wednesday for John Tyler High School students  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Update: Tyler ISD announced students will return to school, with classes on a normal schedule, on Wednesday.

High School STAAR results up for John Tyler, holding steady at Lee  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Results from the state-mandated End of Course exams show John Tyler High School students making major strides, while performance at Robert E. Lee High ...

Classes to resume as normal Wednesday at John Tyler High School KYTX

TYLER, Texas — Tyler Independent School District Superintendent Marty Crawford tells CBS19 after having to cancel classes at John Tyler High School on ...

Tyler ISD cancels classes at John Tyler High School for Tuesday due to ‘sanitary sewer malfunction’ KYTX

TYLER, Texas — Tyler Independent School District Superintendent Marty Crawford tells CBS19, classes at John Tyler High School are canceled for Tuesday, ...

Football 2019: John Tyler will play Longview on Thursday, Sept. 12  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The 2019 John Tyler High School football schedule includes seven home games, along with two Thursday night contests.

John Tyler seniors encourage elementary school students with annual Senior Walk  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Each year before AVID and National Honor Society students from John Tyler High School walk the stage during graduation, they take time to walk the halls.

Members of John Tyler Class of 2019 aim to take their place in the world as leaders  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Beneath a sunset streaked sky, and before thousands of friends and family, the John Tyler High School Class of 2019 marked the end of one journey and the ...

’Big milestone’ reached in construction of John Tyler HS, project on track at REL  KLTV

Tyler ISD says the steel structure of Robert E. Lee High School's future three story academic building is 99 percent complete.

John Tyler High School theater students perform celebrated monologues during Black History program KYTX

TYLER, Texas — Happy, sad, anger, love are all emotions you would typically find in a high school class. For a group of theater students at John Tyler High ...

Nominations sought for Tyler ISD Hall of Fame  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Once again it is time to nominate outstanding athletes/contributors to the Tyler ISD Athletic Hall of Fame.

Cousins snag top honors for John Tyler Class of 2019  Tyler Morning Telegraph

There is no rivalry between John Tyler's top two students in the Class of 2019, and it could be because they are family.

Tyler ISD's new high schools are starting to reach for the sky  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The sounds of work crews greet Tyler ISD high school students each morning as construction on the renovation of John Tyler and Robert E. Lee campuses is ...

Robert Wayne McBee | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

Robert Wayne McBee of Longview, TX passed away peacefully on Friday, July 26, 2019, surrounded by his family. He was 77 years old. Robert was born on ...

FAMILY AFFAIR: John Tyler High School cousins named school's valedictorian, salutatorian KYTX

TYLER, Texas — John Tyler's valedictorian and salutatorian have more in common than just good grades, there is something special between the two. Besides ...

On the Dotted Line: Seven John Tyler athletes sign with colleges  Tyler Morning Telegraph

For the third time this school year, John Tyler High School conducted a signing ceremony for student- athletes.

JT Baseball: Lone Oak stops John Tyler 11-5  Tyler Morning Telegraph

It was time to play ball on Monday as the John Tyler Lions opened their baseball season against the Lone Oak Buffaloes at Mike Carter Field.

John Tyler, Hallsville split basketball DH | High School  Tyler Morning Telegraph

John Tyler and Hallsville split a District 16-5A basketball doubleheader on Friday at a packed Boulter Milddle School gym.

Seventh Class of TISD Athletic Hall of Fame announced  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A state championship winning coach, a four-sport letterman and state championship athlete, a three-sport letterman, four two-sports stars, a state finalist team ...

John Tyler JROTC cadets undergo Army evaluation and inspection  KLTV

The evaluation and inspection is conducted by the Army and covers nearly every aspect of a school's JROTC program.

Recruit of the Week: Roderick Hawkins, John Tyler High School  USA TODAY High School Sports

"He has a tremendously high IQ on the football field and in the classroom," coach Holmes said of high school running back Roderick Hawkins.

John Tyler High School band receives high praise KYTX

After 34 years the John Tyler Big Blue Band received a Division 1 rating at Region 21 UIL marching contest.

Tyler ISD names Campus Teachers of the Year  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler ISD has named its Campus Teachers of the Year.

John Tyler football coach, trauma counselor winners of first Monarch Awards  KLTV

John Tyler High School football Coach Ricklan Holmes and Smith County trauma counselor Brenda McBride, LCSW have been named the first-ever recipients ...

On the Fast Track: John Tyler's 4x100 relay ready for Austin  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Earlier in the track season John Tyler's 4x100 relay team made headlines around the state and nation with a clocking of 40.66 seconds in the Lancaster Meet.

SCAM ALERT: Local Hispanic business owners targeted by Tyler ISD impostors KYTX

TYLER, Texas — Tyler Independent School District is alerting local businesses of a scheme where scammers are imposing as a district employee in order to ...

John Tyler dominates All-District 7-5A Division I  Tyler Morning Telegraph

John Tyler running back Roderick Hawkins Jr. and Lions head coach Ricklan Holmes earned superlative honors to lead a JT-dominated All-District ...

Tyler ISD hires 3 elementary school principals for 2019-20  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Independent School District has hired new principals for three of its elementary schools for the 2019-20 school year.

Year In Review: Tyler ISD attempts to leave the past behind, build a bright future  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The state of education in East Texas this year was marked by attempts to move forward, while struggling to break free from the past.

Tyler ISD approves service to help improve phonetics teaching skills  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Independent School District is making an investment in phonemic training for educators. The board voted to invest in a program to help teachers master the ...

Tyler ISD finalizes price for John Tyler renovation, finds efficiencies to add indoor athletics facility to both high schools  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler ISD has saved enough money during its bond project construction process to build indoor athletic facilities at both high school campuses.

McClure looks to challenge Hager for Tyler ISD school board District 6 seat  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Lisa McClure has announced she will be seeking the District 6 seat on the Tyler Independent School District board of trustees this May.

Spring Hill downs John Tyler in basketball opener  Tyler Morning Telegraph

John Tyler produced a strong start, but an onslaught of second-quarter dunks by Longview Spring Hill's Tyler Caron sparked the visitors and the Lions didn't ...

John Tyler graduate A'Quoensia Franklin named head women's basketball coach at Lamar  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Former John Tyler High School basketball standout A'Quonesia Franklin is now a Division I head basketball coach.

WEBXTRA: Tyler ISD construction update  KLTV

Tyler ISD has several major construction projects underway.

Final look at Tyler ISD Board candidates vying for the District 3, District 6 seats KYTX

Four candidates are running to fill the Tyler ISD Board of Trustees District 3 and 6 seats.

Tyler ISD celebrates its 2018-19 campus teachers of the year  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler ISD will honor all Campus Teachers of the Year and announce its 2019 District Teachers of the Year at the annual Teacher of the Year Banquet to be held.

JT's Street, Billington, Yarber sign college scholarships  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Three players who were instrumental in helping John Tyler win the district championship and getting into the fourth round of the football playoffs — wide receiver ...

UPDATE: Construction at Tyler ISD high schools KYTX

Tyler, TX — Monday the Tyler ISD school board members heard an update on construction at both Robert E. Lee and John Tyler High School. Community ...

VIDEO: Texas HS football team wins on long Hail Mary as time expires  USA TODAY High School Sports

A Texas high school football game ended on a wild Hail Mary as time expired.

A look at the top salaries in the Tyler Independent School District  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Tyler Independent School District is planning to raise pay for employees in the upcoming year, and the Tyler Morning Telegraph took a look at the district's ...

John Tyler High School teacher placed on leave after altercation with a student  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A John Tyler High School teacher was placed on administrative leave Friday after a video surfaced showing an altercation between him and a student.

Tyler ISD board receives midyear update, approves purchase of new buses  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Tyler Independent School District Board of Trustees received midyear arts, athletics and academic updates during its January meeting.

Signing Day in East Texas: Who’s heading where?  KLTV

East Texas athletes are signing letters of intent Wednesday during National Signing Day.

Thousands cheer on graduating Robert E. Lee Class of 2019  Tyler Morning Telegraph

As the sun set over Rose Stadium, an era came to an end for more than 500 Robert E. Lee seniors.

John Tyler HS theater students excel to state KYTX

A group of theater students at John Tyler High School are shining bright. The students are coming off a state competition of performing August Wilson ...

JT Football Banquet: Devlen Woods, Frankie Sanchez, Cameron Grant share Team MVP honors  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The John Tyler High School football program celebrated a successful season on the gridiron as well as in the classroom while receiving an inspirational speech ...

TSWA Class 5A All-State Football: John Tyler OL Chance Billington earns first-team honors  Tyler Morning Telegraph

John Tyler High School senior Chance Billington, who was instrumental in helping power the Lions offensive attack, earned first-team honors on the 2018 Class ...

District title on the line: John Tyler meets Mesquite Poteet Friday  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The John Tyler Lions (5-2, 4-0) and the Mesquite Poteet Pirates (7-1, 4-0) meet in a District 7-5A Division I football game on Friday in Mesquite. Kickoff is ...

Family loses home to fire but saves graduation gown  KLTV

Isela Tovar will be walking across the stage in her graduation gown tonight because members of her family saved it when their house caught fire.

Behind the scenes of Robert E. Lee, John Tyler High School construction projects  KLTV

Construction on John Tyler and Robert E. Lee High schools are well underway.

Highland Park rallies by JT, 42-35, in Class 5A Division I quarterfinals  Tyler Morning Telegraph

FRISCO — Highland Park scored four touchdowns in the fourth quarter, including the go-ahead score with 11 seconds on the clock, as the Scots rallied to top ...

Hawkins rushes for 200 yards, John Tyler hangs on for 28-25 win over McKinney North to clinch playoff berth  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Roderick Hawkins rushed for 200 yards and the John Tyler defense forced a McKinney North fumble — after it appeared the Bulldogs were driving for the ...

Kids learn from Tyus Bowser, other former John Tyler Lions to make NFL at Tyus Bowser Youth Football Camp  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyus Bowser just finished his second NFL season with the Baltimore Ravens.

Tyler ISD investigating after video surfaces of John Tyler HS teacher shoving student KYTX

TYLER — Administrators from Tyler ISD are investigating after a video surfaced of a John Tyler High School teacher shoving a student in class. The video was ...

John Tyler teacher and student involved in altercation reconcile at church  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The John Tyler High School teacher who was seen shoving a student in a video that surfaced Friday said he was a mentor to the boy, who showed up at.

ROSE CITY RUNOFF: Shirley McKellar defeats Pamela Phoenix for Tyler City Council District 3 seat KYTX

TYLER, Texas — Residents of District 3 in the City of Tyler now have a new city council member to represent their community. In Saturday's runoff election, ...

Commentary: Heartbreaking end to a stellar season for John Tyler  Tyler Morning Telegraph

As sports writers, our job is to report what happens on the football field or the basketball court or the diamond and not be a "homer" as fraternity would call.

Sixth class of Tyler ISD Athletics Hall of Fame set for induction Saturday  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Four all-state football standouts, two championship coaches, a tennis star and a state title team are the latest additions to the Tyler ISD Athletic Hall of Fame, ...

3 women seek seat on Tyler City Council in first contested race in more than a decade  Tyler Morning Telegraph

For the first time in more than a decade, Tylerites who live near Jones Elementary School, John Tyler High School and Texas College have an opportunity to ...

Runoff in Tyler City Council race set for June 29  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A runoff election for a seat on the Tyler City Council will be held June 29.

Life in the fast lane: JT's Caleb McMiller, Dyvione Patterson chasing medals at state meet  Tyler Morning Telegraph

John Tyler senior Caleb McMiller has been running sprints for years. Teammate and fellow senior Dyvione Patterson is a standout defensive back on the football ...

Silver & Bronze: John Tyler relay, Caleb McMiller, Dyvione Patterson jet to medals  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Caleb McMiller and the John Tyler relay claimed silver and Dyvione Patterson took the bronze in the UIL Class 5A State Track & Field Meet on Friday at Mike A.

Black History Month event at Roseland Plantation celebrates with messages of unity, opportunity  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Red, white and blue banners fluttered in the wind and the sun shined through the clouds on the front yard of Roseland Plantation. The front porch of the large ...

With district title clinched, JT wants unbeaten league mark  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The John Tyler Lions (6-2, 5-0) and the Sherman Bearcats (4-5, 3-2) meet in a District 7-5A Division I football game on Friday in Tyler. Kickoff is scheduled for 7.

Tyler Lee goes 3-0, John Tyler 2-1 on opening day of Tyler ISD Invitational Volleyball Tournament  Tyler Morning Telegraph

It was a perfect day for the Tyler Lee Lady Raiders to open the Tyler ISD Invitational Volleyball Tournament.

Immigration advocate Dalila Reynoso seeks seat on Tyler City Council  Tyler Morning Telegraph

An immigration advocate is running for a seat on the Tyler City Council.

Early voting starts Monday in Tyler City Council race  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Early voting starts Monday in an election that will determine who represents neighborhoods near John Tyler High School, Caldwell Zoo and Woldert Park on the ...

Class 5A All-State Football: John Tyler's Ke'Andre Street, Chance Billington, Frankie Sanchez earn honorable mention  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Three John Tyler standouts were named honorable mention on the 2018 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 5A all-state high school football team that ...

Four-Star Cornerback Lists Vols as a Finalist  Rocky Top Insider

A four-star cornerback from Texas, Kitan Crawford, has listed the Vols among his three finalists in his recruitment.

Tyler ISD Foundation Director Marc Loredo to run for board seat  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Marc Loredo, director of the Tyler ISD Foundation and a local banker, has announced he will run for the Tyler Independent School District Board of Trustees ...

Texas Football: Impact landing 4-Star ATH Kitan Crawford brings  FanSided

Almost moving back among the top 30 2020 recruiting classes in the nation, Texas football nabbed a big get with 4-Star ATH Kitan Crawford.

John Tyler High School JROTC teaches students to be better citizens  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Lieutenant Colonel Janie Eddins never imagined she would become a teacher, but since coming to John Tyler High School she has fully embraced her calling ...

JT coach Ricklan Holmes pleased with first week of workouts  Tyler Morning Telegraph

After a week of workouts and with school starting Monday, the John Tyler football program held its media day on Friday.

John Tyler High School partners with Shattered Dreams to show dangers of drinking and driving KYTX

TYLER — In the midst of prom after party rumors, John Tyler High School partnered with Shattered Dreams to create a simulated drunk driving crash. "We saw ...

John Tyler High School students celebrate Black History Month with program, performances  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The contributions of African-Americans to theater, music, culture and the freedoms that all Americans can now enjoy were celebrated at Caldwell Auditorium on ...

John Tyler High School burned down 35 years ago  Tyler Morning Telegraph

CORY MCCOY. Flames leapt through the air, engulfing John Tyler High School on Valentine's Day 35 years ago. More than 90 ...

Ke’Tavion Humber, John Tyler High School tracksters set for state meet  Tyler Morning Telegraph

When Ke'Tavion Humber competes on Saturday in Austin, he will not only be running for his school, John Tyler Lions teammates, family, coaches and ...

16-5A Tennis: JT's Mackenzie Wade wins girls singles championship; Whitehouse claims team titles  Tyler Morning Telegraph

John Tyler senior Mackenzie Wade captured the girls singles title and Whitehouse won both the boys and girls team championships on Monday in the District ...

John Tyler set to meet Dallas Jesuit in football scrimmage  Tyler Morning Telegraph

After almost two weeks of drills, John Tyler will get a chance to play an opponent when the Lions meet Dallas Jesuit in a football scrimmage on Friday at North.

Area athletes set to sign collegiate letters  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A number of athletes around East Texas will be inking with colleges as the second National Signing Day unfolds on Wednesday.

ALL-EAST TEXAS FOOTBALL: Longview's Haynes King, John King earn top offensive, coach honors; Lee freshman Jamarion Miller named top newcomer; Van's Jayden Jacobs chosen as Defensive Player of the Year  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Longview won its first state football championship in 81 years.

EARLY NATIONAL SIGNING DAY: East Texas student-athletes sign the dotted line KYTX

TYLER — For the second straight year, East Texans are getting the chance to take advantage of Early National Signing Day. CBS19 is all over the Piney Woods ...

NATIONAL SIGNING DAY 2019: East Texas student-athletes sign the dotted line KYTX

Student-athletes from all over the Piney Woods are taking their athletic and academic talents to the next level.

City of Tyler serves up free youth tennis camp  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Ckesa Templeton sat in a lawn chair on Monday near the Pollard Park tennis courts and watched her 14-year-old daughter, Mikaela Page, hit, serve and volley ...

McKellar garners 43 percent of vote in Tyler City Council race to Phoenix's 33 percent  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Shirley McKellar will face Pamela Phoenix in a runoff race for the Tyler City Council, after the two were the top vote earners in a three-way race on Saturday.

Tyler ISD Foundation presents ‘Grants for Great Ideas’ to innovative teachers  KLTV

Excitement echoed in the hallways of 18 Tyler ISD campuses and departments Tuesday as the Tyler ISD Grant Patrol visited classrooms and offices to award ...

Former John Tyler Lions, current NFL players work with young football players at the first Tyus Bowser Youth Football Camp  Tyler Morning Telegraph

If you're a young football player in Tyler, there's no better person to learn how to avoid blockers from than Tyus Bowser of the Baltimore Ravens.

Tyler ISD takes a first look at comprehensive plans for total renovations of Robert E. Lee and John Tyler High Schools  Tyler Morning Telegraph

CORY MCCOY, A collegiate environment and improved parking are in store for the students and faculty at Tyler's two high schools ...

Tyler ISD Athletics announces 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Four all-state football standouts, two championship coaches, a tennis star and a state title team are the latest additions to the Tyler ISD Athletic Hall of Fame, ...

Photos: John Tyler High School marching band  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Marching band members practiced for the upcoming season during band camp rehearsal Monday at John Tyler High School.

Former John Tyler Lion Tyus Bowser of the Baltimore Ravens works with campers at his youth football camp  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Former John Tyler Lion Tyus Bowser of the Baltimore Ravens demonstrates a drill during the Tyus Bowser Youth Football Camp Saturday at John Tyler High ...

Running back Jamarion Miller making an early impact for Tyler Lee as a freshman  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Jamarion Miller had witnessed the Tyler Lee and John Tyler rivalry before while watching his older brother play.

Dozens celebrate 76th anniversary of the opening of Camp Fannin  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Dozens gathered at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler on Saturday to honor and celebrate the 76th anniversary of the opening of Camp ...

Tyler ISD swears in three board members  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler ISD swore in board members for new three-year terms on Tuesday.

Robert E. Lee High School name change pulled from Tyler ISD board agenda  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The discussion about changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School is over, according to Tyler ISD's school board.

Texas high school won’t let lesbian couple attend prom together  LGBTQ Nation

The school said it would start a gang fight if the two went to prom together. No, seriously...

Free Aaron Ross Football Camp scheduled for Saturday at John Tyler High School  Tyler Morning Telegraph

There are still a few spots open for the annual Aaron Ross Football Camp, part of the Christus Summer Sports Camp Series.

Tyler ISD shatters goals for 2017-18 career and technology certifications  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler ISD didn't just meet the state's goals for career and technology certifications, the district is years ahead of them.

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