News HeadlinesLongview High News

Longview High School News Submitted by Alumni

Longview High School News From Around The Web

Peggy Dolive | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — Peggy Elaine Dolive, 58, passed away on July 17, 2019 in her home. Peggy was born on April 4, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii to Betty Jean and the ...

'No words to express our grief:' Longview church student pastor dies unexpectedly; services announced  KLTV

Carlisle served as the youth pastor at Longview Missionary Baptist Church. He had been on staff since April 2018, according to the church website.

James Allen Alford | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

It is with great sadness that the family of James Allen Alford announces his passing on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the age of 82. He was born October 20, 1936 ...

Duellis Alton Davis | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

Surrounded by his loving family, Duellis Alton Davis passed away July 6, 2019, in Longview after a brief illness. He was born Jan. 13, 1933, in Childress, Texas, ...

Stallard: Who is football's GOAT in East Texas  Longview News-Journal

Want to start a fight, or at least a robust argument? Round up 15 East Texas high school football fans, lock them in a room together and tell them they.

Trial date moved to September for man accused of social media threats to Kilgore, Longview ISDs  Longview News-Journal

A judge has moved the trial of a man accused of making terroristic threats against two local school districts through social media to September.

Thomas David Barrow | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

DALLAS — Tommy Barrow has, in the words of the Apostle Paul, fought the good fight, run the race, and kept the faith. On June 29th at 3:16 pm, surrounded by ...

Longview High School grad Matthew McConaughey returns to inspire class of 2019  Longview News-Journal

Longview High School was feeling all right, all right, all right Friday night at the class of 2019's graduation at Lobo Stadium.

Douglas John Ruthven Jr. | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — A Memorial graveside celebration of life will be held for Douglas John Ruthven Jr. 92, on Saturday July 13, 2019 at 10am at Grace Hill Cemetery ...

Longview High School senior overcomes homelessness to graduate  Longview News-Journal

Editor's note: This is the first in a series of stories profiling East Texas high school graduates.

'So thankful, so blessed': Longview High School senior accepted to 7 Ivy League schools  Longview News-Journal

In many ways, Ejehi Ihionkhan is a typical high school senior. She likes art, spending time with friends and family, playing tennis and is involved in many ...

Longview ISD 'can't confirm' Longview HS alum/actor McConaughey as Friday commencement speaker  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD is not confirming if actor and Longview High School graduate Matthew McConaughey will be speaking at Friday's high school graduation, district ...

Police say Longview High threat not credible; parents flood campus to pick up students  Longview News-Journal

A social media threat that Longview police later determined wasn't credible spurred a steady stream of parents to take their children home Thursday morning ...

Longview High School stages 'Beauty and the Beast'  Longview News-Journal

Disney's “Beauty and the Beast,” the Broadway musical, takes the stage this week at the Longview High School Performing Arts Center.

Longview High School teen says yes to prom-posal on World Down Syndrome Day  Longview News-Journal

This story has been corrected from an earlier version.

Longview High School culinary student, softball player invited to play in Australia  KLTV

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Most high school athletes don't get an offer to play in a different state, let alone a different country, but that's exactly what a Longview ...

Longview High School coach recovering, thanks to quick response of trainers  Longview News-Journal

A quick reaction from athletes, athletic trainers and staff resulted in a Longview ISD coach recovering well in a local hospital on Monday.

Longview High School technology students win state awards, heading to nationals  Longview News-Journal

Longview High School senior Payton Schaap would never have considered pursuing public speaking — until she joined the Technology Student Association.

Susan Kay Maness | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

Sue Maness passed away on June 15, 2019 in Wichita Falls, Texas at the age of 70. “Straight out of Compton”: Sue was born to Donald Jerry and Dorothy Jean ...

East Texas high schools plan graduations  Longview News-Journal

East Texas students are getting ready to walk the stage with spring graduation ceremonies. Here is a look at some local graduations in the order in which they ...

Watch: Matthew McConaughey Gives His High School A Pep Talk, Longview Playing In State Championship  Newsweek

Matthew McConaughey, a native of Longview, Texas and notable alumnus of the University of Texas, has often been seen on the sidelines of Texas Longhorn ...

Can Longview ISD in Texas keep fighting school segregation?  The Texas Tribune

Though students of color in Longview ISD still don't have the same educational opportunities as white students, a federal judge dismissed a longstanding ...

WATCH LIVE: Parade honoring Longview football team  KTRE

A parade honoring the Longview High School football team will roll through downtown Longview on Wednesday.

Longview ISD enters partnership with Texas Tech University virtual school  Longview News-Journal

Texas Tech University is taking a step into East Texas with a new virtual school that will begin offering classes to area students this fall.

Matthew McConaughey made a video wishing the Longview Lobos good luck at state  Longview News-Journal

Matthew McConaughey wishes the Longview Lobos good luck ahead of their state championship football game Saturday against Beaumont West Brook.

Longview High School to award letterman jackets for academics  Longview News-Journal

For the first time, Longview High School will award letterman jackets and patches to students for their academic achievements, an administrator said.

36 Longview HS students earn associate degrees before diplomas  Longview News-Journal

When Kilgore College hosted its spring commencement ceremony Friday, 36 of the graduates still did not have their diplomas from Longview High School.

Michael Shane Wesson | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

Memorial services for Michael Shane Wesson will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, July 6, 2019 in the Little Chapel by the Lake at Colonial Gardens Cemetery.

Longview ISD board approves $1 million technology spending  Longview News-Journal

Students at Longview ISD magnet schools will get new technology in their classrooms after trustees at a special meeting Tuesday approved $1 million in ...

Lobo parade hits downtown Longview tonight  Longview News-Journal

A parade celebrating the Longview Lobos' state championship win will take to the streets of downtown Longview tonight.

After 30+ Years, Matthew McConaughey Receives Diploma From Texas H.S.  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

LONGVIEW (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Actor Matthew McConaughey has finally received his diploma from a Texas high school, more than 30 years after graduating ...

Longview High School early graduation students awarded scholarships  Longview News-Journal

Mariah Stewart is 16 and has already completed pharmacy technician school and is getting ready to start at Kilgore College in the fall.

Application gives some details on how Longview ISD charter group would operate  Longview News-Journal

While Longview ISD's application to convert seven campuses to a charter school model hit a bureaucratic bump last week, a dive into its voluminous application ...

Longview High School: Cupid Project goes international KYTX

A Longview High School freshman and his sister started the Cupid Project in 2018 for Valentine's Day. Their goal is to spread love one greeting card at a time.

First group of students graduate with associate's degree from Early College High School in Tyler, Longview  KLTV

EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - Hundreds of students walked the stage Friday during various college graduate ceremonies, some of whom did so just days before ...

Lobo parade details being finalized; deadline for entries Friday  Longview News-Journal

Details for Wednesday's (Jan. 9) parade celebrating the Longview Lobos' state championship win are coming together, with a Friday cutoff for organizations to ...

Gov. Abbott recognizes Longview ISD, superintendent during State of the State  Longview News-Journal

Gov. Greg Abbott gave a shoutout Tuesday to the largest school system in his former town during his State of the State address in Austin.

Longview ISD's request to turn 6 campuses into charter schools approved  Longview News-Journal

A journey that started in 2016 is coming to an end for Longview ISD as the district finally has received Senate Bill 1882 approval.

Longview ISD approves modifications for charter status  Longview News-Journal

The Longview ISD board of trustees have approved moving forward on the required modifications needed for the district to get final approval for Senate Bill 1882 ...

Longview ISD submits application to team up with charter school on seven campuses next fall  Longview News-Journal

Longview ISD submitted an application to the Texas Education Agency on Thursday in hopes of turning over operations at seven campuses to a nonprofit ...

LONGVIEW ISD: All pre-k, kindergarten students at Johnston-McQueen Elementary will attend East Texas Montessori Prep Academy starting in August 2019 KYTX

LONGVIEW, Texas — Starting in the coming 2019-20 school year, all pre-k and kindergarten students at Longview Independent School District's ...

Longview ISD charter application denied by Texas Education Agency, contrary to official's depiction of 'hoops to jump through'  Longview News-Journal

The Longview ISD application to create a charter school network within the district is in greater peril than was described last week.

Damage reports continue: Updated list of intersections without power in Longview  Longview News-Journal

2:56 p.m. Thursday UPDATE: Longview police updated its list of intersections without power where officers will continue to direct traffic shortly before 2:30 p.m. ...

East Texas Christian School to shut down after 25 years  Longview News-Journal

A lack of enrollment is causing Longview to lose a Christian school that has been part of the community for 25 years.

East Texas high schools' STAAR scores come in higher for history, lower for English  Longview News-Journal

Pine Tree ISD Superintendent Steve Clugston said he believes teachers are the reason State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness end-of-course ...

List: Storm aftermath affects some school districts' schedules  Longview News-Journal

UPDATE: Longview ISD reported shortly after 6 a.m. that all campuses are open and that buses would be running this morning.

Sabine High School senior accepted into Navy's nuclear program  Longview News-Journal

William Hardin believes his generation is afraid of hard work, and he wants to be different.

VIDEO: Matthew McConaughey wishes Longview Lobos good luck in state title game  KTRE

With the Lobos returning to the AT&T Stadium for their chance at that state championship, Former Longview High School student Matthew McConaughey took a ...

East Texas legislator files resolution honoring Longview Lobos' championship win  KLTV

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas legislator has filed a resolution congratulating the Longview Lobos following their state championship win. The team ...

Longview Lobos to be honored in Austin for State Championship

The Longview Lobos will have their perfect season honored in Austin at the state capital on Wednesday, March 6, according to head coach John King.

Nine more Lobo athletes moving on to next level  Longview News-Journal

*Fresh* starts and unfinished business was the theme Wednesday afternoon as another group from Longview's Class of 2019 celebrated moving on to the next ...

ET Football: State champion Lobos honored at Capitol in Austin  Longview News-Journal

AUSTIN — Longview High School's historic and perfect season that culminated in the school's first football state championship in 81 years officially entered ...

Lobo Nation stretches beyond Longview ISD as state championship celebrated by all fans  Longview News-Journal

The Lobo Nation stretches far beyond the boundaries of one school district.

Longview fan sees championship on her birthday  KLTV

Melanie Brashear has very strong ties to Longview High School.

2-minute drill | ETVarsity  Longview News-Journal

LOBOS ON DCTF: The Longview Lobos will be featured on a custom, cover-wrapped copy of the 2019 edition of Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine.

Viewettes set to showcase best moves in Revue  Longview News-Journal

The Longview High School drill team will take to the stage tonight through Saturday night to present the 2019 Viewette Revue.

Kilgore police arrest ex-student in school social media threats  Longview News-Journal

A former Kilgore High School student has been arrested in connection with social media threats made this week against that campus and Longview High School ...

Longview ISD trustees approve $900000 in teacher incentive pay  Longview News-Journal

Board members for Longview ISD approved $900000 in performance-based incentive pay for teachers Monday night.

As Longview ISD faces charter deadline, Pine Tree ISD explores options  Longview News-Journal

As the clock ticks on the deadline for Longview ISD to modify its state application for six charter campuses, Pine Tree ISD is considering turning one of its ...

ET Track: Results from Longview's Lobo Relay | ETVarsity  Longview News-Journal

Longview's annual Lobo Relays are underway at Lobo Stadium.

Longview students explore potential careers at STEAM Fair  Longview News-Journal

Bethany Baltes and Gia Shepherd approached Bethany's parents in Lobo Coliseum with big news Saturday afternoon at a student showcase designed to ...

Longview ISD middle school has first Duke Scholar in 20 years  Longview News-Journal

Forest Park Middle School seventh-grader Dulce Escalante wants to be president one day. Or a lawyer. Or a nurse.

Matthew McConaughey picks up high school diploma, 31 years later  austin360

Austin's spirit animal roamed home recently for a moment of inspiration. Matthew McConaughey visited the East Texas town of Longview last weekend and ...

Arboretum plan approved; alcohol variance OK'd at former Ryan's  Longview News-Journal

The Longview City Council came to agreement Thursday on a plan for spending bond money at the Longview Arboretum and Nature Center.

Brother of Kilgore, Longview school terroristic threat suspect said he was unaware, would have tried to prevent it  Longview News-Journal

The brother of a man arrested Friday on a charge of terroristic threat against Kilgore and Longview high schools said he thinks his brother was playing a prank ...

East Texas Advanced Academies adds to board; superintendent says state approval expected soon  Longview News-Journal

The three-man panel guiding Longview ISD's anticipated foray into a charter partnership added to its number Tuesday, and Superintendent James Wilcox ...

Longview ISD receives grant to support current and future educators

Longview ISD was awarded the 'Grow Your Own' grant to support current teachers, students and aids.

Henry: Texas coaches rally to fight home school bill  Longview News-Journal

Athletic directors and head coaches throughout the state were busy on the phone this past Wednesday, but not working on schedules or checking things ...

ET Football: PREVIEW: Longview vs. Prosper  Longview News-Journal

The Lobos (11-0) collide with Prosper (9-2) at the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco.

Hallsville High School 2019 Graduation Ceremony  Longview News-Journal

Images from the Hallsville High School graduation ceremony, on Friday MAy 31, 2019, at Bobcat Stadium.

Longview players earn all-state honors  KLTV

The Class 6A all-state high school football list is out, and several East Texas athletes made the cut.

Longview businesses support Lobos football team with displays, other actions  Longview News-Journal

Several Longview businesses are rooting for the Lobos football team at Longview High School by putting up displays and showing other support in advance of ...

Answer Line: Longview ISD says charters provide choice  Longview News-Journal

QUESTION: Regarding the Longview ISD charter school proposal: As parents, we wonder what will happen if we want our children in the noncharters, but they ...

'Expect delays' on Longview roads as crews continue storm clean-up, power restoration  Longview News-Journal

City of Longview spokesman Shawn Hara has advice for motorists as they commute today — give yourself extra time.

'Nerve-wracking game,' but fans never stopped believing  Longview News-Journal

Reporter's note: This story had been corrected from an earlier version. ARLINGTON — Lobo Nation on Saturday received the Christmas gift it's waited 81 years ...

Longview police make arrest in threats against Judson student  Longview News-Journal

Longview police have arrested a student in connection with recent threats made against another student at Judson STEAM Academy.

Jury sentences Longview man to 70 years in shooting death  Longview News-Journal

Nathan McCloud likened attending sentencing for his son's killer to stepping into his funeral all over again.

Longview High School enrollment shows increase  Longview News-Journal

While overall enrollment at Longview ISD was relatively flat on the first day of school, Longview High School saw an increase of more than 160 students.

Longview ISD announces 'Voluntary Desegregation Plan' following lifting of federal desegregation order  KLTV

After the lifting of a 1970 federal desegregation earlier this year, Longview ISD says they have "developed a plan to ensure equitable access to education ...

Longview-area teens get head start on aviation careers  Longview News-Journal

Matthew Reed got behind the controls of a Cessna 172 Skyhawk with two passengers at the East Texas Regional Airport.

Garden produces activity, grows learning at Longview ISD elementary school  Longview News-Journal

Eleven second-graders at Ware Elementary School plowed their fingers into black soil Tuesday, but Principal Patricia Duck didn't mind it.

ET Football: Lobo defense comes up big in shutout of Westfield  Longview News-Journal

WACO — It's an axiom old as time itself. Offense wins games, defense wins championships.

Longview hopes to create 'Walk of Stars' for city's 150 birthday  KLTV

Longview was founded in 1870, which means the city turns 150 years old in 2020. One of the latest ideas to mark that milestone came straight from Mayor Andy ...

Judy Henry Hurst | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

LONGVIEW — A celebration of Life for Judy Henry Hurst, 77, of Longview will be held at 10 AM Thursday, May 9, 2019 at Grace Creek Church in Longview with ...

Longview drill trains first responders, medical personnel to deal with wide-scale emergency  Longview News-Journal

From staff reports. First responders and medical personnel were hard at work Friday at Longview High School's Lobo Coliseum, but it wasn't a real emergency.

Longview seniors named semifinalists for National Merit scholarships  Longview News-Journal

Two Longview high school seniors named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists say while they're excited about college, they hope to change the world ...

Longview High School: The Cupid Project goes International KYTX

A Longview High School Student and his family started the Cupid Project in 2018 for Valentines Day. Its goal is to spread love one greeting card at a time.

Bling, Bling! Longview Lobos get their state championship rings

They hoisted their first state championship trophy in 81 years back in December, and in April, they finally got their hands on something they'll be able to hold on ...

High school students earn scholarships at Kilgore College welding contest  KLTV

High school students from across East Texas showcased their welding skills Friday morning during the fourth annual welding *content* at Kilgore College.

Longview Longfellows presents five debutantes | Lifestyle  Longview News-Journal

Special to the News-Journal. Longfellows presented five young women as debutantes Saturday during the organization's 37th annual Debutante Ball.

May/June Calendar of Events: Warm weather and lots to enjoy  Longview News-Journal

Longview. Historic Longview Farmers Market April 27 100 Cotton St., city parking lot; Longview Wine Festival April 27 The ...

Longview ISD students honor educators who light their path  Longview News-Journal

KyJuan Elam, a senior at Longview Early Graduation High School, would not be in school without the guidance of his principal, Kristi Means.

Zonta Club of Longview ready to make prom dreams come true at dress giveaway on Feb. 23  Longview News-Journal

A women's *service* club entering its 11th year of providing free formal dresses is looking to wrap the young ladies of Longview and beyond in confidence that's ...

Parents protest Longview ISD Montessori kindergarten decision  Longview News-Journal

A slap in the face. That's what Johnston-McQueen Elementary School parent Christina Warren called the decision the Longview ISD board of trustees made in ...

Dis-integration: Can Longview ISD succeed in educational equality post-desegregation order?  Longview News-Journal

At the first Friday football game in the first school year since Longview ISD had been declared racially integrated — nearly 50 years after a federal court order ...

THE WOLF PACK IS BACK  East Texas Review

Posted by East Texas Review | Jan 22, 2019 | Events, Featured, Newsmakers, Sports, State | 0 |. THE WOLF PACK IS BACK Lobo Football Players present at ...

Texas Education Agency considers cutting high school cosmetology programs  Longview News-Journal

Pine Tree High School senior Truman Zazulak says he planned to drop out of school until a counselor encouraged him to enroll in cosmetology classes at ...

Pine Tree ISD partners with LeTourneau University in new program  Longview News-Journal

In an effort to get more teachers in the field, Pine Tree High School and LeTourneau University are offering a new program to students.

Longview ISD Foundation awards $65K in grants | Homework  Longview News-Journal

The Longview ISD Foundation recently awarded more than $65000 to district educators through its 2019 Great Rewards for Great Ideas and the Campus ...

Gilmer ISD trustees break ground on new high school  Longview News-Journal

GILMER — Gilmer ISD trustees gathered Monday before a regular school board meeting to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new Gilmer High School.

News headlines by Google News for Longview High School Longview TX

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Longview High . This site has been created to offer a place for LHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Longview High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.