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Will the XFL become a home for the player formerly known as Johnny Football?  XFLBoard.com

Having Manziel as a starting quarterback would help the XFL create a buzz, especially if he was placed in the Houston franchise where he could be reunited ...



Family remembers Cpl. Billy Joe Butler, citizens asked to participate in service  Community journal

Instead of coming home to a ticker-tape parade and cheers at the end of World War II or to spitting protesters after Vietnam, Korean War soldier Billy Joe Butler ...



Georgia's new kicker commit Jared Zirkel is from Johnny Manziel's alma mater in Texas  USA TODAY High School Sports

Jared Zirkel earned a scholarship to the University of Georgia from small-town Tivy High School. Johnny Manziel did the same to Texas A&M.



Tivy student arrested following social media post  Community journal

A Tivy High School student was arrested and charged with terroristic threat following a reported social media post that caused concern for Kerrville Independent ...



Grads to begin new adventures  Community journal

It's the season of traditional high school graduations and the celebrations that go with that, so think “Pomp and Circumstance” and lots of applauding parents and ...



KISD selects architect  Community journal

Kerrville ISD trustees approved an evacuation site for emergencies at schools; and accepted a contract with an architectural firm for future district projects, ...



“Shattered Dreams' at THS impactful for students, families  Community journal

Shattered Dreams” was presented again at Tivy High School last week, trying to impress every student how dangerous and final bad decisions can be in real life ...



Hall of Fame inductees speak on experience  Community journal

Hours before being inducted in to the Tivy Athletic Hall of Fame, the 2018 inductees, friends and family gathered for a celebration luncheon, where they were ...



KISD trustees approve new HPMS design  Community journal

Kerrville Independent School District trustees approved the schematic design of the new Hal Peterson Middle School on Monday, March 25; and got an update ...



Tivy sees changes with UIL realignment  Community journal

The University Interscholastic League revealed new districts and realignments for Texas High School sports on Thursday morning, a change that will be in effect ...



Building plans top ISD meet  Community journal

Superintendent Dr. Mark Foust, Kerrville Independent School District, said the school projects being planned for construction now, have a lot to do with the ...



Cailloux Foundation announces 2019 scholarship recipients  Community journal

The Cailloux Foundation in Kerrville, Texas, has awarded ten college scholarships to Kerr County high school seniors. The 2019 recipients have been chosen ...



2 educators at a Kerrville high school accused of improper relationships with students  mySA

Two teachers at Tivy High School in Kerrville have been accused of participating in improper student-teacher relationships, district officials said in an email to ...



Bond election details explained  Community journal

With only 70 days left before Kerr County voters will decide whether or not Kerrville Independent School District can proceed with issuance of bonds totaling ...



Former Tivy High School educator allegedly let student touch her breasts behind burger joint  Houston Chronicle

The former Tivy High School educator accused of having an improper relationship with a student allowed the student to feel her breasts while they kissed behind ...



Hall of Fame inductees announced  Community journal

Beloved Antler Football Coach Mark Smith will return to Antler Stadium Sept. 14 to be formally installed as a member of the Tivy Athletic Booster Club's Hall of ...



Grimes' embrace family, baseball over 52-year union  Community journal

John and Susie Grimes are at 52 years of marriage and counting.



School nurses make a difference  Community journal

Going to the school nurse on a school campus isn't the same as seeing the family doctor for a problem, but the eight school nurses working in Kerrville ISD ...



Student security, safety lead to call for bond election  Community journal

Faced with aging facilities and a need for increased security on Kerrville Independent School District campuses, Superintendent Mark Foust tasked more than 80 ...



Clarkson announces candidacy for city council  Community journal

Kim Clarkson announced on Jan. 3 that she is going to run for Place 2 of the Kerrville City Council.



THS Vocational courses give foundation skills  Community journal

Vocational classes at Tivy High School can send graduates off to college or the real world, or both, with marketable skills. “I can do that!” can come from a ...



Tivy Mock Trial team earns place at state competition  Community journal

The Tivy High School Mock Trial team placed first at regional competition in San Antonio the second week of February and traveled to compete at state contest ...



Tivy Prom royalty revealed  Community journal

The Tivy High School Junior/Senior Prom was held Saturday night on the campus of the Texas Lion's Camp.



Balser named new principal at THS  Community journal

The Kerrville Independent School District Board of Trustees has approved Shelby Balser as principal of Tivy High School.



'Kerrville Together for Kids' campaign team formed  Community journal

A new citizens' PAC led by local accountant Kerwin Overby and KISD graduate and parent Mike Dyal is geared up to educate KISD voters and garner their 'yes' ...



Voters approve KISD bond proposition  Community journal

Kerr County voters came out in record numbers to have their say in the Nov. 6 midterm election and their collective voices led to a resounding message in favor ...



Community Jazz Band seeks more musicians  Community journal

The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center has been offering a joint venture with Kerrville ISD Tivy High School this summer.



Jachade named KISD assistant superintendent, CFO  Community journal

The Kerrville ISD Board of Trustees has approved Jarrett Jachade as Assistant Superintendent of Business Services/Chief Financial Officer for the Kerrville ...



Kerrville ISD educator arrested, accused of having improper relationship with student  WOAI

A Kerrville ISD educator has been arrested and charged with one count of Improper Relationship with a Student.Kerrville Police saySara D'Spain was arrested ...



Tivy HS teachers accused of improper relationship with student  KENS 5 TV

An area high school is the focus of two police investigations. Kerrville Police told KENS 5 that two Tivy High School teachers are accused of having improper ...



Tivy High School Shattered Dreams 2015  Community journal

Tivy High School hosted a "Shattered Dreams" event Wednesday morning in an effort to remind students of the dangers of drinking and driving.



Affidavit: Kerrville teacher kissed student, admits to sexting  KENS 5 TV

An affidavit alleges former Tivy High School employee Sara D'Spain met a student behind a Kerrville restaurant for inappropriate acts.



Cochrane announces for city council  Community journal

Gary Cochrane announced via Facebook last week that he is running for Kerrville City Council, Place 1.



Tivy student receives AFJROTC Flight Academy scholarship  Community journal

Maria Hall, an 11th grade Air Force Junior ROTC (AFJROTC) cadet at Tivy High School has received a scholarship to attend one of six partnering universities ...



Tivy's top two named  Community journal

The annual Tivy High School Senior Awards Night was held earlier this evening.



Wishes granted, Reyna seeking 2018 'I Believe' letters  Community journal

With Kerrville's own “Make a Wish” recipient Zach Reyna in on the party, two more Kerrville children have been granted their wishes from the Make a Wish ...



Korean War vet remains to return home, residents asked to participate in service  Community journal

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency in Washington, D.C., announced in late June that U.S. Army Corporal Billy Joe Butler, 19, of Kerrville, who was killed ...



Tivy band 'Scores' big  Community journal

The Tivy High School Band has secured renowned composer and music educator William Owens to commission a piece of music for the Tivy High School Honor ...



Garcia files to run for Sheriff  Community journal

Elias “Eli” Garcia filed last week to run for Kerr County Sheriff in the 2020 election.



Local Tivy grad 'makes good' in broadcasting  Community journal

Morgan Chesky, a former Kerrville resident, left Tivy High School believing in his skills at talking and spoken presentations, and has grown that talent into ...



Cade Dyal emerges from Johnny Manziel's shadow at Kerrville Tivy  USA TODAY High School Sports

It can't be easy following Johnny Manziel's footsteps at Kerrville (Texas) Tivy. Not after Johnny Football capped his Antlers career with 11,878 total yards and ...



Mother of three killed in accident - The Bandera Bulletin: News  The Bandera Bulletin

A Bandera woman and a mother of three died last week after a car she was a passenger in veered on to the shoulder of Highway 173 about three miles north of ...



Dunigan, Duckworth named KISD 'Teachers of the Year'  Community journal

At an end-of-school-year celebration, the Kerrville Public School Foundation announced on Monday the recipients of its 2018 “Teachers of the Year” awards.



KISD sells bonds, sees new plans  Community journal

Kerrville ISD trustees spent a large part of the Jan. 24 meeting discussing and voting on matters related to the school bond issue approved by voters, and the ...



From All-Star to Hall of Fame  Community journal

Joe Lara of Kerrville and fellow baseball players Craig Sebek and Jim Proctor were recently inducted into their collegiate Athletic Hall of Fame at Pan American ...



KISD board preparing for next school year  Community journal

Kerrville school trustees heard about a possible new relaxation of state rules for school districts; and set tuition rates and discussed official district goals for ...



'Blessing Service' held for Tivy, HPMS athletes  Community journal

Youth ministers from varying congregations gathered Monday night to host a "Blessing *Service*" for Tivy High School and Hal Peterson Middle School athletes.



Hall, Griffin honored by Senate  Community journal

State Senator Dawn Buckingham came to Kerrville Friday to present State Senate resolutions to two Kerrville area residents, linked by their past and present ...



KISD names new Starkey principal, mulls stipends  Community journal

Kerrville ISD trustees approved a new principal for Starkey Elementary on Monday and announced one-time employee signing stipends in lieu of pay raises.



Sara D'Spain: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

A widespread sex abuse investigation in Texas has led to a female teacher being arrested and accused of having an improper relationship. Sara D'Spain has ...



Cailloux scholarship recipients announced  Community journal

The Cailloux Foundation in Kerrville, Texas, has awarded ten college scholarships to Kerr County high school seniors.



Kerrville high school teacher accused of having a relationship with student arrested  mySA

A teacher at Tivy High School in Kerrville ISD was arrested Thursday on accusations that she had an improper relationship with a student. Sara Kathryn D'Spain ...



ALL-STARS: Area trio to compete in Chicken Express Classic  Herald Zeitung

KERRVILLE — For the fourth year in a row, basketball standouts from the New Braunfels area will make the trek to Kerrville to take part in the Chicken Express ...



Success of season will shape future of Antler Soccer  Community journal

BASTROP - With a 3-1 loss to Rosenberg Terry Tuesday night at Bastrop Memorial Stadium, Tivy's exciting and successful season came to an end.



KISD focuses on staff in budget  Community journal

The Kerrville Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday approved a $38.5 million budget, including a two percent mid-point salary increase for ...



Johnny Kerrville  Slate Magazine

From mid-September through most of November, Johnny Manziel accomplished something totally unexpected: He disappeared. Sure, during that time the ...



Tivy grad Sweeten making a name in Travis County DA's office  Community journal

Katie Sweeten, assistant district attorney in Travis County and a Tivy High School graduate, was congratulated by local residents for getting a conviction in ...



Teen seeks to break record number of Macy's Santa letters  Community journal

Zackary Reyna of Kerrville is helping lead the “Macy's I Believe Campaign” where for every letter written to Santa, Macy's will donate $1 to the “Make A Wish ...



$15K still needed for 'Project Graduation'  Community journal

Project Graduation” began in the 1970s as a response to a high school night graduation night when there were 12 teen deaths, according to Tiffany Haag, this ...



A Super celebration  Community journal

The Rotary Club of Kerrville hosted the second annual Super Ball Gala that not only offered fun, food and dancing, but gave a glimpse into the “ *Service* Above ...



Kerrville teen dies after crash  San Antonio Express

A teen who had been on life support after he crashed his pickup in Kerr County while driving home last week has died, officials said. Groff, who attended Tivy ...



Stage, film vets opening Ingram studio  Community journal

Joan Bryson and Eric Reinholt are opening a studio on Old Ingram Loop for television and film acting classes and other fine arts.



Commanders signing Manziel no sure thing if AAF clears him to play  KENS5.com

Former Kerrville Tivy and Texas A&M standout is a player without a team after getting the boot from the CFL recently.



Family questions confession in case of Kerrville teen accused of murdering nephew  FOX 29

A 19-year-old Kerrville man is accused of murdering his nephew in the Seattle area.Investigators say they found the body of Dayvid Pakko, 6, near Lynnwood, ...



Troxell Confirms He's Taking Leander Superintendent Job; Son Will Finish Senior Year at Tivy  Community journal

Dr. Dan Troxell, superintendent of the Kerrville Independent School District for the last 14 years, confirmed July 28 that he has been named "Lone Finalist" for the ...



Funeral services announced for Tivy teen killed in accident  Community journal

The Kerrville community is rallying around a Kerrville family who lost a second child in a motor vehicle accident over the weekend.



Johnny Manziel's mentor concerned after report of him drinking alcohol  USA TODAY

Johnny Manziel's former coach and mentor is concerned to hear the Cleveland Browns quarterback is drinking alcohol after spending part of the offseason in ...



Cardwell family hosting guest 'daughter' from Kyrgyzstan  Community journal

Sabrina Barmankulova, 16, of Toktogul, Kyrgyzstan, is spending a year attending Tivy High School in Kerrville and living as the guest “daughter” in the home of ...



Kerrville man accused of killing nephew: ‘I did not do this’  mySA

KERRVILLE — Their grandson Dayvid Pakko's disappearance Monday on the West Coast was naturally worrisome, but nothing could prepare Randy and ...



US Army celebrates 244th birthday, history  Community journal

Staff Sergeant Joel Gonzales and his teammates in the U.S. Army Recruiting Station in Kerrville were hosts last week for a cake-cutting ceremony and party in ...



Celebrating history of Kerrville black community  Community journal

Clifton Fifer Jr. said some of the first Black families that came to Kerrville still have descendants here, long after arriving as “property” and slaves.



Driver's Ed now includes 'distracted driving' lesson  Community journal

Parents with high schoolers at home are learning how to find and complete driver education courses, whether they're ready or not. And the Texas Legislature ...



Boudoin stars with Clint Eastwood in latest film  Community journal

You might have been to the movies lately to see “15:17 to Paris,” a Clint Eastwood thriller about a group of Americans foiling a terrorist plot on a French train and ...



White takes over as second Kerrville woman mayor  Community journal

Bonnie White of Kerrville added her name to a very short list of lady mayors in the city when she won the recent city election and left her council seat to replace ...



Clarabelle Snodgrass dies at 102  Community journal

Clarabelle Snodgrass spent her adult life sharing memories of growing up in Kerr County through public speaking engagements and several published books.



Doyle School alumni celebrate installation of historical marker  Community journal

The humble beginnings of Doyle Colored School have been overlooked by history books for decades, but the experiences and memories of attending the school ...



AFJROTC duo named 'Instructors of the Year'  Community journal

Tivy High School's two Air Force JROTC instructors, Cpt. Paul Hill and Chief Master Sergeant Fred Brunz have been honored again by the Air Force as ...



Johnny Manziel released from Canadian Football League  KENS5.com

Former Texas A&M and Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is a football free agent again. Wednesday, the Canadian Football League directed the ...



UGRA welcomes Rector as new director  Community journal

The Board of Directors of the Upper Guadalupe River Authority welcomed a new member on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016.



Johnny Manziel's high school career  San Antonio Express

Johnny Manziel as quarterback at Tivy High School in Kerrville, Texas.



Kerrville teen faces sex assault charges  San Antonio Express

Belford, 18, surrendered Wednesday after being indicted Monday by a Kerr County grand jury on three charges of sexual assault over what Sheriff's Department ...



Funds being raised for local family after house fire  Community journal

Fundraising is ongoing for the family of Donya Young-Beene and her three high-school-age children after a fire totally demolished their longtime residence.



Kerrville teen recovering after liver transplant  Community journal

Faith Mooney of Kerrville, 15, needed a liver transplant after living with the chronic effects of Biliary Atresia since she was an infant.



KISD STAAR results among elite in state - hccommunityjournal.com  Community journal

The Texas Education Agency 2015 state accountability ratings were released over the weekend, and Kerrville ISD achievement ranks among the best in the ...



Jr. Police Academy a win for students, law enforcement  Community journal

The annual Kerrville Junior Citizen Police Academy offers to pre-teens and teenagers a look inside the requirements and operation of law enforcement units, ...



Stacy named Habitat's executive director  Community journal

Habitat for Humanity-Kerr County recently announced the appointment of Philip Stacy as executive director.



Comparette house gets new owners  Community journal

The Comparette house at Jefferson and Tivy streets, vacant for several years and known to residents as Joe's Jefferson Street Café, has a new owner with plans ...



National Signing Day: Texas recruiting updates  Spectrum News

Future college football athletes will make their commitments throughout the day today. Follow along.



Tim Tebow Foundation, church host 'special' prom  Community journal

Cross Kingdom Church served as one of more than 500 churches around the world that hosted “Night to Shine,” sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation, ...



Need to keep kids busy?  Community journal

Parents can make their choices with their children among many summer activities offered in 2015, some single-day events and others week-long or ...



Manziel signs with AAF, but San Antonio Commanders release his rights  Chron

Johnny Manziel signed an agreement to join the Alliance of American Football but will not be playing for the San Antonio Commanders after the team waived his ...



Red Ribbon campaign seeks to curb drug use  Community journal

The 2015 theme for the national Red Ribbon Campaign is “Respect Yourself. Be Drug Free” and Kerrville students used different daily themes and activities to ...



'Shattered Dreams' funeral emphasizes life's unpredictability  Community journal

Tivy High School staff and students followed up a realistic-looking but mock drunk driving fatality accident in front of the high school on April 23, with a funeral in ...



Dan Troxell  Community Impact Newspaper

Sep 14, 2016: Dan Troxell began his new role as Leander ISD's superintendent Aug. 29. Troxell earned his undergraduate degree from The University of Texas ...



RESCHEDULED: Support sought for Antler Band as they advance in competition  Community journal

UPDATE: Due to inclement weather, the Region 11 Marching Band Contest has been rescheduled. We will update you with more information as it becomes ...



Longtime Journal sports editor honored by Texas coaches  Community journal

Longtime Hill Country Community Journal sports editor Stuart Cunyus was awarded the Texas High School Coaches Association's Putt Powell Sportswriter of ...



Local woman among small percentage of Williams syndrome victims  Community journal

I would like people to know I'm outgoing; I love meeting people; and they should not be scared of me. They should say 'Hi' if they see me,” Lora Walters said.



Texas teacher arrested after 'sending student Snapchats'  Daily Mail

A former Texas high school teacher who is accused of having an improper relationship with a student allowed him to feel her breasts while they kissed behind a ...



Schreiner University preparing for new era as Summerlin retires, McCormick steps up  Community journal

Schreiner University's president of 15 years, Dr. Tim Summerlin, has formally announced he will retire at the end of May 2017. And having shared his timeline ...



'War is just plain hell' – WWII vet recalls harrowing Pacific Theater experience  Rockwall County Herald Banner

On a sunny, slightly chilly November afternoon, Herman Billnitzer enjoys a cup of *fresh* coffee and remembers, clearly and horribly, the same season 76 years ...



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