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Coca-Cola High School
Marketing at Westlake: It's the Deal Thing
"...illustration by Doug Potter Westlake High School gets a new softball field. Coca-Cola gets exclusive access..."

Aug. 22, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

High School Stakes
Austin ISD election could shape a new direction for the district
"...On Nov. 6, voters in the Austin Inde­pen­dent School District won't just be selecting new trustees. They will..."

Oct. 5, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

City, AISD Look for School Fixes
A vow to work together
"...City is city, and schools are schools, and never the twain shall meet. That..."

Feb. 25, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

West Lake Hills Under Siege
Urbane Mud-Slinging
"...and dispersed campaign materials at the annual Westlake High School football scrimmage and Meet the Team barbecue. They distributed..."

Sept. 18, 1998 News Feature by Wesley Oliver

Naked City
Off The Desk:
"...include the construction of 11 buildings, including a secondary school, a child-care center, a storage building, a guest house..."

Sept. 25, 1998 News Feature

Just Call Him "Coach"
Westlake senior Eli Kooris profiles the Westlake Chaparral football's legendary head coach, Ron Schroeder.
" all is Westlake High, the area's only high school, with a student population of more than 2,200. The..."

Nov. 19, 1999 Sports Feature by Eli Kooris

Our readers talk back.
"...I don't use the libraries, parks, schools, and haven't called for emergency services. Yet I pay..."

Aug. 23, 2002 Column

Austin @ Large: Austin at Large
Candidate Gus Garcia takes on the school district
"...mayor since, he is a former president of the school board. (In fact, he became president when One Tough..."

Nov. 2, 2001 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

AISD Takes November Vote
Trustees shift election date, Del Valle, Eanes may follow
"...with its May election date. Last night, the Austin Independent School District Board of Trustees voted unanimously to shift..."

Oct. 11, 2011 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The Battle for the Springs: A Chronology
"...mother).1983 City Council approves creation of four municipal utility districts to provide water and sewage service to Circle C...."

Aug. 9, 2002 News Feature

"...the Christian right will have in reforming our public schools, we endorse Vice-President Al Gore. U.S. SenateDouglas Sandage..."

Oct. 20, 2000 News Feature

Little Athletes, Big Dreams
Austin's youth sports boom is young athletes, big competition – and big money
" March, Amelia played center midfield and co-captained the district champion Westlake High School girls soccer team in a..."

June 10, 2005 News Feature by Bill Crawford

Getting Dumped On?
Todd, Goodman Lead Charge for Davenport MUD
"...suburban dream homes of the Davenport Ranch Municipal Utility District (Davenport MUD), where residents have basked for years in..."

March 21, 1997 News Column by Alex de Marban

West Lake Follies: Attraction and repulsion
Mayors, guns, and money ... a lot of money
"...affluent in Travis County: According to Travis Central Appraisal District figures, in 2007 the average homestead in the Eanes..."

May 9, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Early Not-Voting Turnout
Voters head to polls in tiny, tiny droves
" in West Lake Hills, no doubt spurred by Eanes Independent School District elections. Including mail-in ballots, a total..."

May 13, 2011 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Last Day of Early Voting
Turnout low, strongest in West Lake Hills
"...Hills (probably spurred by trustee and bond elections in Eanes Independent School District), with 2,254 voters in the eight..."

May 10, 2011 News Post by Lee Nichols

"...› Meanwhile, Austin Independent School District trustees voted Oct. 10 to move their..."

Oct. 14, 2011 News Feature

AISD: Barksdale, Cowan Go to Run-off
Voters in Austin, other school districts choose new trustees
"...was supposed to be one of the highest-profile Austin Independent School District board of trustees elections in recent history...."

May 14, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Neighborhoods, Schools, and Budgets
Austin ISD's looming financial crisis is a statewide story
"...time there were three documents. There was the Austin Independent School District's Facility Master Plan, being developed by a..."

Feb. 11, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Perry Poisons Education Funding
How will Texas schools fare without federal education money?
"...of Education and Gov. Rick Perry over emergency public school funding. In reality, it's just another example of Texas..."

Sept. 17, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...million facility, located only a block from Johnston High School at 6002 Jain Ln., will be home to Southwest..."

April 18, 2008 News Feature

Sub Mission
There's No Substitute for a Teacher - Just Ask AISD
"...somewhere else. It's also no wonder that the Austin Independent School District is ending the school year with a..."

May 29, 1998 News Feature by Lisa Tozzi

Plans in Play
The Big Eight
"...(all in progress); CreateAustin Cultural Master Plan; Waller Creek District Master Plan; Austin Climate Protection Plan and departmental plans;..."

July 16, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Spelling Out the Policy
"...While a number of school districts in the state have what they call "zero-tolerance"..."

May 12, 1995 News Feature

Naked City
Five Austin campuses make Newsweek's list of the "best" schools based on AP course offerings; but some say the results are skewed.
"...Newsweek magazine's recent ranking of the nation's "best" high schools -- a group that includes five campuses in the..."

March 24, 2000 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Data Integrity Issues Plague STAAR Testing
Education commissioner cancels June retest dates
"...Testing Service, the company that provides the bulk of school tests for Texas students: Education Commissioner Mike Morath has..."

June 17, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

St. Michael's Passion
Whose truth prevails at Austin's Catholic high school?
"...Academy is, for the moment, Austin's only Catholic high school. But it's not your parents' Catholic school. The students..."

Dec. 14, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
" service for Coretta Scott King Headlines• State House District 48 voters return to the polls Tuesday, Feb. 14..."

Feb. 10, 2006 News Feature

Central Texas Lawmakers Speak Out About the 86th Legislative Session
Interviews with the team representing 2.1 million Austin metro residents
"...possible outcomes as it wrestles the greased anaconda of school finance and deals with the rest of the state's..."

Jan. 4, 2019 News Feature by the News Staff

Naked City
"...being called ugly by a frog." – Travis Co. District Attorney Ronnie Earle, on CBS's 60 Minutes on Sunday.Headlines•..."

March 11, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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