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Mr. Williamson

August 27, 2016 by Larry Pilgrim (Register to contact)

On June. 18 1977 Mr. Thomas Wyatt Williamson passed away. He was the band director of the El Campo high school band . He came to El Campo in 1958 . Mr. Williamson would have been 50 years old on June 21 . I was blessed to have him as a director and a friend .

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El Campo High announces top seniors of 2019 | News  El Campo Leader News

El Campo High School announced 23 honor graduates from the Class of 2019 this week.

Substitute teacher fired from Texas high school after recording pornographic videos on campus  KMID - Local 2 News

EL CAMPO, Texas (KXAN) — A substitute teacher has been fired from El Campo High School in El Campo, Texas, after she uploaded several videos of her ...

El Campo to graduate 233 seniors Friday night | News  El Campo Leader News

Friday night El Campo graduates dressed in Ricebird red caps and gowns will enter the stadium to the tune of “Pomp and Circumstance” to celebrate the end of ...

ECISD to welcome back most of its principals  El Campo Leader News

All but one of El Campo's school administrators are returning for the 2019-2020 school year.

El Campo, Refugio students named overall athletes of the year at AdvoSports Varsity Cup (w/gallery)  Victoria Advocate

Natalia Terrell immediately began looking around the Victoria Community Center for someone else Tuesday night, when she heard her name called for Girls ...

High Kicks ... High Expectations: Derby Dolls to conclude season with Spring Show  El Campo Leader News

Walking into her first year as director of the El Campo High School Derby Dolls, Jenna Zabodyn had one goal in mind.

El Campo, Victoria West keep district streaks alive (w/results)  Victoria Advocate

Cailyn McComb knew a seventh-straight district swimming and diving championship was within El Campo's grasp.

New Derby Dolls uniforms go for sparkle | News  El Campo Leader News

The El Campo High School Derby Doll sponsor thought a great way to celebrate the drill team's 50th anniversary this fall is with new uniforms.

El Campo High graduates 236 in Class of 2018 | News  El Campo Leader News

Despite it being the start of hurricane season, the weather was balmy, but skies were clear as 236 El Campo High School seniors crossed the stage at Ricebird ...

Local teacher organizes Ricebird alumni baseball event | Lifestyle  El Campo Leader News

Early signs of Parkinson's Disease may not be easily detected, but for Hutchin's Elementary math interventionist third grade teacher Terri Quinn, the symptoms ...

Patrick Drastata | Obituaries |  El Campo Leader News

Our beloved son, brother, father and grandfather, Patrick Wayne Drastata, 66, passed away Feb. 4, 2019. He was born in El Campo on Sept. 27, 1952 to Anita ...

North Texas drill team performs in popular talent show  El Campo Leader News

Southlake's Carroll Senior High drill team, the Emerald Belles, will be featured on America's Got Talent Tuesday evening, 7 p.m., CST, on NBC Channel 2.

El Campo amateur football in action Saturday | Sports  El Campo Leader News

A new football team will be taking the field at Ricebird Stadium this Saturday – the El Campo Redbirds.

Dorotik, Wied win spots on El Campo school board  El Campo Leader News

Two new trustees will take seats on the El Campo board of trustees this term. Anthony Dorotik will replace incumbent Tommy Turner in Position 6, beating Turner ...

El Campo High UIL Academic contest results announced  El Campo Leader News

El Campo High School had an outstanding week in UIL Academic competition. They had a head start with points earned on Feb. 10 at the UIL CX Debate District ...

City, county, churches hold MLK, Jr. Day program, service  El Campo Leader News

Celebrating the legacy of a civil rights leader and preparing students to set goals for the future was the purpose of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day program ...

Shattered Dreams program returns to ECHS | News  El Campo Leader News

One El Campo High School teenager was killed, three injured Thursday in a drunk driving crash that, thankfully, was only part of an anti-teen drinking program ...

El Campo ISD tests students after Tuberculosis scare  KTRK-TV

An El Campo High School student may have exposed other students to Tuberculosis, officials said.

Bulletin Board | News  El Campo Leader News

Library Summer Reading Program Ends Wednesday, July 31.

Mamerow & Lauritsen to wed at Christ Lutheran  El Campo Leader News

Ronnie and Pat Mamerow of El Campo announce the engagement of their daughter, Melanie Mamerow, to Jake Lauritsen, son of Robert and Jennifer Kollaja of ...

Hilaria Benavidez | Obituaries  El Campo Leader News

Hilaria “Lala” Coy Benavidez, 85, of El Campo passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019. She was surrounded by her family when she passed.

Rose's restored tractor joins John Deere collection | Lifestyle  El Campo Leader News

Texas A&M senior Carson Rose traveled to Waterloo, Iowa this week to see his restored antique tractor on display at the John Deere Tractor and Engine ...

High school student dies in single vehicle wreck  El Campo Leader News

An El Campo High School student died in a single vehicle accident on FM 960 near County Road 456 Thursday afternoon.

Juneteenth Festival returns to Wharton County today | Lifestyle  El Campo Leader News

The James Simmons Jr. Juneteenth Festival returns to downtown Wharton today after having been canceled last year due to devasation to the area by Hurricane ...

District 27-5A Swimming & Diving Meet results | Advosports  Victoria Advocate

District 27 5-A Meet. Following are results from the District 27-5A swimming and diving meet held Thursday and Friday at the Victoria Aquatics Center.

EC cheer among best in Texas | Sports  El Campo Leader News

The El Campo High School Varsity Cheerleaders made their second annual trip to the UIL State Spirit Competition in Fort Worth to compete for the State title ...

After 101 years of football, El Campo looks for 1st state championship  Victoria Advocate

At 17, El Campo High School senior Cole Hunt is looking forward to starting college at Rice University in the fall. One of his greatest achievements, he said, ...

Sisters get in the swim of things at Victoria West  Victoria Advocate

All Vivian and Gwen Shepherd knew about the swimming program at Victoria West was what their father told them.

Officer makes connections with middle school youth | News  El Campo Leader News

El Campo Middle School's new School Resource Officer is known by the students for his full “sleeves” of tattoos, but also for his willingness to not only protect ...

El Campo Police Department on Patrol | News  El Campo Leader News

No card, big problem. Burglars with visions of cash in hand targeted Han-D-Pak Drive In, 1110 Palacios, around 2:30 a.m. Monday, April 16, but came up a little ...

El Campo teacher recognized for 16-year UIL contribution  Victoria Advocate

El Campo High School teacher Katrese Skinner has given students a place to belong for the past 16 years.

Child killed in crash donates organs, saves three  El Campo Leader News

An 11-year-old El Campo boy who died in a car accident in Hungerford a year ago has saved three lives due to organ donations.

Teacher's text with student under investigation | Education  Victoria Advocate

An El Campo High School special education teacher has resigned after rumors of an inappropriate text message exchange with a student spurred an ongoing ...

Family mourns loss of adventurous young woman | Wharton  Victoria Advocate

Brittany Graham was someone who loved the outdoors, dancing, mudding and animals.

Cedric Herring | Obituaries  El Campo Leader News

Cedric Orrin Herring of Ellicott City, Md., passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018. He was born Oct. 1, 1958, in El Campo to Laura Harris Herring and the late Curtis.

Community remembers 18-year-old's love of life | Education  Victoria Advocate

EL CAMPO - Sitting in the stands at Ricebird Stadium, hundreds of people watched colored balloons ride the wind into the sky as they reminisced on the life of ...

El Campo teenager killed in collision with train near Blessing  Bay City Daily Tribune

BLESSING - A senior at El Campo high school was killed and her passenger critically injured after their vehicle collided with a train near Blessing on Thursday.

Cantu's track for success went through VC | Education  Victoria Advocate

Inocente Cantu thought he had squandered his only opportunity to get out of the Wharton County cotton fields.

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

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

Ricebirds mascot ready for Friday | Education  Victoria Advocate

Akaih Randall, a sophomore at El Campo High School, does her best to entertain the crowd as the Ricebirds mascot.

Body found in Matagorda County last year identified as missing teen

GALVESTON – A body discovered last year by Wharton County investigators is that of a 15-year-old girl who disappeared in 1990 while working at a ...

Chad Waligura

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Buried remains found 25 years after girl went missing  Houston Chronicle

Rosemary Diaz was finishing up work at her new part-time job at Dane's Country Store in the small community of Danevang, southwest of Houston, when she ...

Cuero quarterback makes transition from baseball to football  Victoria Advocate

Michael Barta was pitching in the baseball playoffs less than two weeks ago.

Wharton County Youth Fair announces royalty for coming year  El Campo Leader News

Crescent Hall was the place to be from early Saturday afternoon into early evening, as families and friends gathered to cheer on their favorite Wharton County ...

Fatal shooting at Laredo hotel stuns towns  San Antonio Express

LAREDO — The shooting of two children Tuesday at the Holiday Inn off Interstate 35 shocked residents of Laredo and El Campo, a small town southwest of ...

Former KAVU-TV reporter among 22 killed in Afghanistan  Victoria Advocate

Former KAVU-TV reporter and anchor Glenn Selig was among those killed in a Taliban siege of an Afghanistan hotel.

2 Deer Park campuses targeted by threats last week  KPRC Click2Houston

Two students issued two separate threats to two Deer Park Independent School District junior high school campuses last week, according to a press release ...

Cleveland HS senior accused of posting threat to Snapchat  KPRC Click2Houston

An 18-year-old Cleveland High School senior was arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat, according to Cleveland Independent School District.

Ruschhaupt-Zbranek | Weddings  Victoria Advocate

Shari Lynn Ruschhaupt of Corpus Christi and Zachary Lee Zbranek of Rosenberg, were married at 2 p.m., on June 11, 2011, at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic ...

Spectra Energy Selects 2016 Scholarship Recipients  PR Newswire

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Pictures showing teen with guns prompts concerns at Katy school  KPRC Click2Houston

Authorities at two more schools in the Houston area Tuesday were investigating social media posts that prompted security concerns, adding to a growing list of ...

Stratford HS student who made Snapchat threat will not face charges  KPRC Click2Houston

Spring Branch Independent School District Police said no criminal charges will be filed against the student in a Snapchat video in which he brandishes a ...

Snapchat threat toward Pasadena Rayburn HS leads to student arrest  KPRC Click2Houston

Pasadena ISD officials say as of right now, there is no credibility to an alleged threat against Pasadena Rayburn High School.

Nashville Couple Randomly Stabbed; Suspect Killed During Deputy-Involved Shooting in Texas  24/7 Headline News

NASHVILLE, TN. – The fugitive involved in the killing of a West Nashville, Tennessee man, and attempted murder of his wife was shot and killed during an ...

Needville teen threatens junior high in Snapchat post with shotgun image, authorities say  KPRC Click2Houston

A 14-year-old Needville Junior High School student has been arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat, according to Fort Bend County authorities.

Police department welcomes 1, promotes 3 | News  Bay City Daily Tribune

The Bay City Police Department welcomed one new officer and promoted three others in a ceremony Thursday, Feb. 7 in council chambers at City Hall.

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