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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 ...



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.



John Tyler gets started early for football workouts  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Sunrise in Tyler, Texas on Monday is scheduled for 6:44 a.m..



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

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Construction on John Tyler and Robert E. Lee high schools is well underway. Tyler ISD voters approved a $198 million bond proposal in ...



Former John Tyler basketball coach Carl Love passes away  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Longtime John Tyler High School basketball coach Carl Love, who was as quick with a quip as he was at winning games, passed away on Thursday, current JT ...



UPDATE: Construction at Tyler ISD high schools  CBS19.tv 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 ...



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.



John Tyler High School class of 2018 celebrates graduation  Tyler Morning Telegraph

For more than 475 John Tyler High School students, everything they have done since the age of 4 led to one moment they would remember for the rest of their.



John Tyler High School band receives high praise  CBS19.tv KYTX

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



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.



Tyler ISD takes advantage of summer break to move high school rebuilds forward  Tyler Morning Telegraph

To the casual observer, the construction sites at Tyler ISD's high schools may look like little more than expansive fields of red dirt, but construction for the new ...



John Tyler High School football vs. Sherman  Tyler Morning Telegraph

I've worked as a photojournalist at the Tyler Morning Telegraph since 2011. I'm a graduate of Central Michigan University. Follow Sarah Miller. Close ...



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.



John Tyler teacher involved in altercation with student will remain employed with Tyler ISD  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The John Tyler High School teacher involved in an altercation with a student last month will remain employed with the district.



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 ...



Ready to Go: John Tyler's Devlen Woods, Ke'Andre Street anxious for first game  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The John Tyler Lions open the 2018 football season against the Cedar Hill Longhorns on Friday. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. at Longhorn Stadium, No.



John Tyler student graduates with honors just a few years after moving to the U.S.  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A John Tyler High School student will graduate with top honors, despite moving to the country just three years ago. Her robe is adorned with colorful strings and ...



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.



John Tyler High school teacher involved in altercation with student will remain employed  CBS19.tv KYTX

After video circulated showing a John Tyler High School teacher, Jermain Montgomery, pushing a student he was placed on leave until the investigation was ...



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, ...



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.



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.



John Tyler High School partners with Shattered Dreams to show dangers of drinking and driving  CBS19.tv 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 ...



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, ...



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. That's a departure from where things ...



John Tyler WR/DE Ke'Andre Street named American State Bank Player of the Week  Tyler Morning Telegraph

John Tyler's Ke'Andre Street, whose spectacular Hail Mary catch from quarterback Devlen Woods lifted the Lions to the district championship, has been named ...



John Tyler hosting spring football game on Thursday  Tyler Morning Telegraph

John Tyler's spring will come to a close on Thursday when the Lions host their spring football game at 6 p.m. 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 ...



Big Chill: John Tyler breezes to 45-13 win over Sherman  Tyler Morning Telegraph

On a chilly night at Earl Campbell Field, the Lions came out blazing.



Former John Tyler coach Allen Wilson inducted into THSCA Hall of Honor  Tyler Morning Telegraph

SAN ANTONIO — Allen Wilson, who led John Tyler to a state football championship and made Cujo famous around the nation, was inducted into the Texas High ...



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 Lions ink athletic, academic scholarships as part of National Signing Day  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Before family, friends, teammates and coaches, eight John Tyler High School students signed scholarships on Wednesday the JT Varsity Gymnasium.



Ex-JT coach Allen Wilson to be honored in San Antonio  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Allen Wilson, who returned John Tyler High School football to prominence, will be honored on Saturday in San Antonio.



Frequently asked questions about Lee name change controversy  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler residents who want to see the name of Robert E. Lee High School changed have renewed their efforts to get the item on a future Tyler ISD board agenda.



FAQ: Your questions about a potential name change for Robert E. Lee High School answered  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler residents for and against changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School have renewed their efforts to persuade the Tyler ISD board.



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 ...



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.



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.



Tyler ISD accepts final construction costs for Robert E. Lee renovation, foundation work for academic wing to begin soon  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The renovation at Robert E. Lee High School has cleared the final hurdle before construction will begin in earnest.



Tyler ISD committee member pushing for high school name change  CBS19.tv KYTX

A Tyler ISD committee member is pushing for the high schools' name change and doesn't believe the projected cost to do so is accurate.



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 ...



Tyler teacher assaults student  CBS19.tv KYTX

A JOHN TYLER HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER ON ADMINISTRATIVE LEAVE AFTER A VIDEO SURFACED SHOWING HIM PUSHING A STUDENT.



Former John Tyler Lion, current NFL player Teddy Williams treats local athletes to shopping spree at Academy  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Teddy Williams is in town this weekend for his annual “Fast Like Teddy” Speed & Agility Camp.



Tyler Morning Telegraph photographers capture high school football season prep  Tyler Morning Telegraph

John Tyler High School's (21) Anthony Miner makes a catch during football team practice at 5 a.m. at the school on Monday Aug. 13, 2018. (Sarah A. Miller/Tyler ...



Police respond to wreck involving motorcycle in front of John Tyler High School  KLTV

Tyler police are responding to a wreck involving a motorcycle in front of John Tyler High School.



What's in a name? | What you need to know about the REL name change discussion  CBS19.tv KYTX

Before Monday night's school board meeting to discuss changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School to Lee High School, catch up on what you missed from ...



Texas African American Museum opens doors in Tyler  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tucked behind aisles of antiques and artisan goods in the back right corner of Unique Shopping Mall on 2822 W. Erwin St. is the temporary home of the Texas ...



Online petition calls for Tyler high school to keep name  easttexasmatters.com

A group of East Texans has started a petition to keep the Robert E. Lee High School name.



Mount Pleasant tops John Tyler in baseball season opener  Tyler Morning Telegraph

On a windy but nice day at Mike Carter Field, the high school baseball season got underway.



Allen Wilson, Johanna Denson set for induction into halls of fame  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Later this month, San Antonio could easily be dubbed the Rose City for a weekend.



BREAKING: Tyler ISD will not change Robert E. Lee name  easttexasmatters.com

The Tyler ISD board of Trustees will not change the name of Robert E. Lee High School in Tyler.



Earl Campbell presents JT valedictorian Emmanuel Daniels with academic scholarship  Tyler Morning Telegraph

It was a gathering of Longhorns and Aggies on Thursday in Tyler with a Texas legend presenting a scholarship to a Texas A&M freshman.



Tyler ISD proposes attendance zone changes across the district  Tyler Morning Telegraph

For the first time in nearly half a century, Tyler ISD is set to change its high school zoning boundaries.



East Texas Events: Tai Chi in the Park, Gardening With Daylilies, John Tyler Class of 1968 Reunion  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tai Chi in the Park. Tai Chi in the Park will be held at Pollard Park at 9 a.m. on Saturdays Sept. 22, Sept. 29, Oct. 6 and Oct. 13. The event is free and is hosted by ...



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.



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.



A few changes are in store for Tyler ISD graduation ceremonies  Tyler Morning Telegraph

With construction underway at Christus Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium, Tyler ISD has some special instructions to help ensure this week's graduation ...



JT standout hurdler Humber signs with Texas A&M-Corpus Christi  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Ke'Tavion Humber, John Tyler High School's standout hurdler, continued his eventful senior year Tuesday morning.



Khalan Griffin enrolls at Brook Hill  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Former Chapel Hill High School quarterback Khalan Griffin has enrolled at The Brook Hill School in Bullard, John Tyler High School football coach Ricklan ...



Tyler ISD board votes to finalize reshaping of district's attendance zones, with approval of elementary zones  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Independent School District will reshape its elementary school attendance zones for the first time in nearly 50 years.



Two-time Super Bowl champion Aaron Ross holds annual football camp  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Aaron Ross credits his success in life and on the football field in part to surrounding himself with great people.



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 ISD breaks ground on renovations for Robert E. Lee, John Tyler High Schools  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Construction has officially started on Tyler Independent School District's $198 million high school renovation project.



Parents protesting principal being removed from Peete Elementary  CBS19.tv KYTX

The principal of Peete Elementary school was moved to John Tyler High School for the last two weeks of school. On Tuesday morning, parents and students ...



Tyler ISD names 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees  CBS19.tv KYTX

TYLER - The Tyler Independent School District released their 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees. At the top of the list is John Tyler High School's Gary Baxter.



JT Lions, Poteet Pirates meet for district title  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 ...



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 ...



Tyler ISD announces new policy for bags at Christus Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Independent School District announced a new policy for bags being brought into Christus Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium.



Tyler Rose Earl Campbell takes in game in Round Rock  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Tyler Rose and a former Texas Longhorn catcher have a reunion on Thursday at the Round Rock Express home opener at Dell Diamond in Round Rock.



Hubbard Middle School Principal to become Bullard High School Principal  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Tyler ISD Board of Trustees congratulated Hubbard Middle School Principal Kevin Blain as he prepares to embark on the next step in his career.



Parents losing patience for TISD bus issues  CBS19.tv KYTX

It's day four of the first week of school, and some TISD parents said they're children are still not being picked up by the TISD bus system.



Group petitions to keep name of Robert E. Lee High School in Tyler  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A group in favor of keeping the name Robert E. Lee High School turned in a petition Monday at the Tyler ISD administration building, urging board members to ...



The Adventures of John Tyler High School's newest furry friend, Sewer Cat  Tyler Morning Telegraph

No one knows exactly when the Sewer Cat moseyed into town. Some folks say she was dumped at John Tyler High School as a kitten. Others say maybe she's ...



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

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



Tyler schools improve security, will hire 4 new tactical police officers  KLTV

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Tyler schools are investing in something other than textbooks this year, something parents believe is even more important: the safety of its ...



JT Lore: Woods to Street Hail Mary part of Lions history  Tyler Morning Telegraph

In John Tyler High School's 112 years of playing football there have been numerous memorable events — from state championships to All-Americans and ...



Photo shows teacher, student from viral confrontation embracing  KLTV

A teacher and a student shared a touching moment that was shared on social media following a video that surfaced Friday that allegedly showed a confrontation ...



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, comccoy@tylerpaper.com. A collegiate environment and improved parking are in store for the students and faculty at Tyler's two high schools ...



Houston returns to East Texas to land 3-star WR Ke'Andre Street  247Sports

The Houston Cougars have landed numerous East Texas standouts during the past several years, including multiple impact players from John Tyler High ...



POLICE: Woman found dead in dumpster was 'avid collector of items found in trash containers'  easttexasmatters.com

The Tyler Police Department says no foul play is suspected after a woman was found dead inside a dumpster Saturday afternoon.



Building permits issued by the city of Tyler from Aug. 4 to 10  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A permit to build the new John Tyler High School at 1120 NNW Loop 323 with a project value of $41.45 million. The owner is Tyler Independent School District, ...



East Texas teacher goes viral for remix  KLTV

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas teacher is going viral after remixing a popular Bruno Mars' song to help inspire her students. Nancy Caraway is an English ...



Baltimore Ravens pick John Tyler High School's Tyus Bowser  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tylerite Tyus Bowser has been selected by the Baltimore Ravens on Friday in the second round of the NFL Draft. Bowser, a John Tyler High School graduate, ...



East Texas Events: Emmett Scott High School reunion, fish fry fundraiser, butterfly release  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Genealogical Society to meet. Cherokee County Genealogical Society will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday at First United Methodist Church, 1031 SE Loop 456, ...



Court rules Byron Truvia not competent to stand trial for 2009 killing of John Tyler High School teacher  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The man accused in the 2009 stabbing death of a John Tyler High School teacher was committed to treatment in a state hospital for another year.



Tyler ISD board signals support for renaming Robert E. Lee High School  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A majority of members of the Tyler ISD board of trustees said they're open to changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School, but the matter shouldn't distract ...



Dogan Middle School celebrates Black History Month, legacy of the school  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Black History Month celebration at Dogan Middle School was a bittersweet experience for students and staff.



Residents again urge Tyler ISD board to change name of REL High School  cbs19.tv

TYLER — Although the board has not addressed the issue since September, the fight to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School is not over. Several ...



UIL State Track & Field Championships: Schedules, East Texas Participants, 6A, 5A, 4A  Tyler Morning Telegraph

UIL Track & Field State Championships. Mike A. Myers Track Complex, University of Texas. Austin. Class 6A Schedule. Saturday. Field Events. Discus — Boys ...



Tyler ISD names campus teachers of the year  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler ISD announced its Campus Teachers of the Year by their school administrators and staff on Wednesday. The honor is awarded to teachers who exemplify ...



Texas African American Museum open in Tyler  CBS19.tv KYTX

The museum showcases successes and milestones within the African American community in Texas and East Texas specifically.



Multiple fire trucks respond to call at John Tyler High School  KLTV

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A sighting of smoke at a Tyler school prompted multiple fire trucks to respond on Wednesday evening. Six trucks headed to John Tyler High ...



Business Notes: Genecov Group recognized, 2 graduate from banking school, historical society names board member  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Keep Tyler Beautiful awards the First Quarter Beauty and Business Award.



John Tyler Players Take Different Routes To NFL  cbs19.tv

TYLER, Texas - Very few high school football players ever get a chance to play in the NFL. But for the best of the best, there are a number of routes to make it to ...



Body found in dumpster behind Family Dollar, police investigating  KLTV

Police have confirmed a body has been found in Tyler. The Tyler Police Department was called just after 5:30 p.m. to the 19-hundred block of north north-west ...



Ravens linebacker and Tyler native Tyus Bowser slates free camp  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Baltimore Ravens linebacker and Tyler native Tyus Bowser will be hosting a free youth football camp in partnership with USA Football FUNdamentals. The event ...



John Tyler graduate Amaya Fields finds success as a student and soldier  Tyler Morning Telegraph

John Tyler High School senior Amaya Fields is trading her cap and gown for Army camouflage.



John Tyler High School Big Blue Band to take over Tyler playing concerts for neighbors on Saturday  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The John Tyler High School Big Blue Band will take over the students' neighborhoods on Saturday.



High School Football Honor Roll for Week 9  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Here is a look at some individuals who delivered big performances during Week 9 of the high school football season in East Texas. Please send nominations for ...



Martin Heines elected to third and final term, Broderick McGee wins District 2 seat in Tyler City Council races  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A sleepy election marked by low voter turnout ended on Saturday night when Broderick McGee won a seat on the Tyler City Council and Mayor Martin Heines ...



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