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Tyler ISD Bus involved in a crash, no reports of injuries  EastTexasMatters.com

50 students onboard a Tyler ISD school bus was involved in a crash. It happened around 2:30 pm on Wednesday afternoon near Loop 323 and Town Park Dr.



Tyler ISD students get hands-on firefighter training  KLTV

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Students at John Tyler and Robert E. Lee high school who want to protect their community will get to do so sooner than they thought.



Tyler police, family looking for missing 16-year-old girl  EastTexasMatters.com

UPDATE: Rhiannon Young is back home with her family now.



Tyler ISD's Robert E. Lee High School name to remain  Tyler Morning Telegraph

After almost a year of public discussion and debate, the name of Robert E. Lee High School will remain, as trustees declined to vote on the matter Monday.



Tyler ISD board tables decision on Robert E. Lee name change, promises more discussion  Tyler Morning Telegraph

After almost two hours of public comment and lengthy board comments about the issue, the Tyler ISD school board voted to table the contentious issue of ...



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 ...



Students taken back to school after bus wreck in Tyler  KLTV

A Tyler school bus was involved in a wreck, Wednesday.



In Tyler, Robert E. Lee High School keeps its name  Chron

An effort to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School in Tyler failed Monday, after drawn-out debate in the community around the issue, according to the ...



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.



Thousands gather to watch the Robert E. Lee High School class of 2018 graduate  Tyler Morning Telegraph

More than 530 Robert E. Lee High School students made their way across the stage as the sun set over their graduation ceremony and their high school ...



Real Life Tragedies Can't Hold Haftu Knight Back  MileSplit

Tyler Lee senior Haftu Knight will compete at NXR South despite experiencing several real life challenges.



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 ...



‘It's what we do’: Tyler Turkey Trot attracts families, costumes, pie lovers  Tyler Morning Telegraph

While many were sleeping in, and some were on their third round of basting the turkey, thousands more woke up early to don funny hats and run through the ...



Tyler ISD board sets Robert E. Lee name change vote for Monday  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Tyler ISD Board of Trustees, in a special called meeting, is scheduled to vote Monday on whether or not to keep the name of Robert E. Lee High School.



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.



Lee High School band, baseball uniforms set to be replaced during campus renovation, regardless of name change  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Robert E. Lee High School band and baseball uniforms are scheduled to be replaced before the completion of construction on the new campus, regardless of ...



Community reacts to school board tabling Robert E. Lee High School name  KLTV

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - The discussion of the potential name change of Robert E. Lee High School to Lee High School was tabled at Monday night's school board ...



Tyler Lee, John Tyler face off for 63rd time on Saturday looking for first win of 2018 season  Tyler Morning Telegraph

High school football teams enter the season with a goal of winning a district title and a state title.



Former Lee High School graduate urges name change  Tyler Morning Telegraph

I am one hundred percent in favor of changing the name of Robert E. Lee to … literally just about anything else. I loved my life at Bell and Moore.



Great-nephew of Robert E. Lee sends letter to Tyler group regarding school name change  KLTV

"I was hesitant to make a statement based on the locality of these issues but it is clear to me that the community of Tyler, Texas is a community to be imitated by ...



Renaming Tyler ISD's Robert E. Lee and John Tyler High Schools could cost hundreds of thousands more if not done during renovation  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The costs associated with renaming Tyler ISD's two high schools would be significantly lower if done during the ongoing renovations at both campuses, school ...



Tyler ISD Board to set action item for Lee name change during Monday meeting  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Tyler ISD Board of Trustees could take action on a possible name change for Robert E. Lee High School during its upcoming board meeting.



Tyler Lee opens fall practice with three candidates vying for quarterback job  Tyler Morning Telegraph

All eyes were on the quarterback position Monday morning as the Tyler Lee Red Raiders hit the practice field for the first time.



Group fighting to keep Robert E. Lee High School name releases statement on upcoming board meeting  easttexasmatters.com

Members of a group fighting to keep the name of Tyler Independent School District's Robert E. Lee High School have released a statement in response to the ...



Tyler ISD Board members speak on the name change debate of Robert E. Lee high school  CBS19.tv KYTX

Most of the board members have suffered threats, had their characters called into question. They say this whole topic has turned ugly. They tabled the item on ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Tyler ISD trustees ask Robert E. Lee name change agenda item be pulled from upcoming TISD board agenda  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler ISD trustee Orenthia Mason announces during a news conference Thursday that she no longer supports changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School ...



Tyler Lee runs past Rockwall-Heath in 11-6A opener, 42-31  Tyler Morning Telegraph

District 11-6A's top rushing team in non-district play continued to pile up yards on the ground in the district opener.



LIVE COVERAGE: Speakers at Tyler ISD meeting urge board to put Robert E. Lee name change back on agenda  Tyler Morning Telegraph

8:38 p.m.: Board President Hager says that's the end of public comment and members are welcome to stay for the rest of the meeting if they'd like.



Tyler Lee sweeps Pine Tree in volleyball home opener  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Winning the first two games of a volleyball match is a good start.



Parents, community members gather at Tyler ISD administration building to show board Robert E. Lee renaming discussion is not over  tylerpaper.com

Thursday would have been the day many Tyler residents hoped they would make their last impassioned pleas to either keep or change the name of Robert E.



Quarterback Roland Poster transferring from Tyler Lee to All Saints  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Quarterback Roland Poster is transferring from Tyler Lee to All Saints Episcopal School, Lee head coach Kurt Traylor confirmed on Wednesday.



Robert E. Lee High School launches 'Best Buddies' program  CBS19.tv KYTX

Robert E. Lee High School launched the "Best Buddies" program to help promote positive friendships throughout the entire student body. Through the national ...



Lee netters win third straight district championship  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Robert E. Lee Red Raiders are district tennis champions once again.



Tyler ISD to address process of moving forward with Lee name change discussion at Monday meeting  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Tyler ISD Board of Trustees will address how it will move forward with the Robert E. Lee High School name change discussion during its Monday meeting.



JJ Green accounts for six touchdowns as Marshall outlasts Tyler Lee, 42-29  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Offensive fireworks were expected in Friday night's season opener between Tyler Lee and Marshall at Christus Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium.



Tyler Lee volleyball defeats Lufkin, John Tyler to close non-district  Tyler Morning Telegraph

With District 11-6A play on the horizon, Tyler Lee head volleyball coach Kristee Porter wanted to see her team close non-district action on a strong note.



Tyler ISD board wants prompt vote on Robert E. Lee High School name change  Longview News-Journal

TYLER - Tyler ISD trustees came to a consensus Monday that they need to take a vote, and do it soon, on the issue of whether to rename Robert E. Lee High ...



REL School Name Change Vote Scheduled for Monday  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Robert E. Lee High School board is voting on the name change this coming Monday.



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.



Where it all Began: Lee Hancock Discusses History of REL Name Change Debate in Tyler  CBS19.tv KYTX

Lee Hancock, a freelance journalist who has produced in-depth articles for the Tyler Loop joins Tashara Parker in studio to discuss the history behind the Robert ...



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 ...



Tyler Lee to scrimmage Pine Tree Friday in Longview  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Lee will have its lone football scrimmage when it travels to Longview on Friday to take on Pine Tree at 7 p.m. at Pirate Stadium.



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.



Robert E. Lee name change discussion added to Monday's TISD board agenda  KLTV

After much controversy, Tyler ISD board vice-president Wade Washmon submitted a request to consider amending the name of Robert E. Lee High School to ...



Staunton uneasy about possible aftermath of high school name debate  Staunton News Leader

After speaking in favor of changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School at a summer meeting of the Staunton City School Board, the Rev. Edward Scott said ...



Students, community members host 'postcard party' to protest Tyler high school name  KLTV

Students, alumni, and community members gathered to share their thoughts on postcards Thursday in a peaceful protest that called for the change of the name ...



Letter sent to Robert E. Lee High School parents about student hazing incidents over Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Robert E. Lee High School principal is warning students and parents about hazing on campus and encouraging them to take measures to prevent it.



Residents speak for and against Robert E. Lee name change at Tyler ISD meeting Monday  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Residents spoke out about Robert E. Lee High School's name at the Tyler ISD board meeting Monday, passionately making cases why the school should be ...



Group petitions to keep name of Robert E. Lee in Tyler  CBS19.tv KYTX

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



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 ...



Robert E. Lee theatre to host encore performance of UIL bi-district winning One Act Play  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Students scurry across the stage as a countdown warns them they have only seven minutes to set up their one-act play. With just under five minutes to spare, the ...



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, ...



Lee High School graduate Korbin Casey signs to play basketball for the SouthWest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf  Tyler Morning Telegraph

After graduating from Tyler Lee High School in 2017, Korbin Casey didn't know what the future would hold.



Lee will host its spring football game on Friday  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Lee football fans will get a sneak peak at the 2018 version of the Red Raiders during the spring game at 5:30 p.m. Friday at Lee High School.



Winning state of mind: Tyler Lee's Haftu Knight is headed to state for the fourth time with his eyes on the gold  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Haftu Knight arrived in the United States four years ago.



Residents will push for name change at Robert E. Lee High School at Monday Tyler ISD board meeting  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A group of Tyler residents believes now is the time for Tyler Independent School District to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School.



Tyler ISD Invitational Volleyball Tournament starts Thursday  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Tyler ISD Invitational Volleyball Tournament will begin Thursday at the Robert E. Lee Varsity Gymnasium and Boulter Middle School gym.



Lindale wins Tyler ISD Invitational Volleyball Tournament championship with victory over Beckville  Tyler Morning Telegraph

It was a state-ranked battle in the gold bracket championship of the Tyler ISD Invitational Volleyball Tournament.



Tyler ISD board will vote on name change, possibly at next meeting  easttexasmatters.com

A decision may finally be at hand on the issue of whether to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School in Tyler.



REL High School Name Change on the Agenda for Board Meeting Tonight  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The name change agenda item is up for discussion tonight at the REL board meeting.



Pitchers Rippy, Perez lead Tyler Lee to 2-1 win over Corsicana  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Lee scored two runs in the first inning and its pitching and defense made that stand up to edge Corsicana 2-1 on Monday in the Red Raiders' baseball ...



Tyler Lee will hit the road on Friday to take on North Mesquite  Tyler Morning Telegraph

MESQUITE — Tyler Lee has enjoyed the friendly confines of Christus Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium for four of its first five games this season.



Lone student walks out of REL High School on anniversary of Columbine  CBS19.tv KYTX

"They shouldn't be threatening ISS for people exercising free speech." On the anniversary of Columbine, thousands of students across the U.S. walked out of ...



Robert E. Lee replacing costly uniforms regardless of the re-branding decision  CBS19.tv KYTX

Robert E. Lee High School is moving forward with the revamping of their school uniforms regardless of the school's renaming state.



Tyler ISD board president amends statement about cost of high school name change  KLTV

The president of the school board trustees has attempted to clarify or update his previous statements about the cost of changing the name of one of Tyler ISD's ...



Tyler group begins 30 days of prayer for unity surrounding name change of REL  KLTV

For years, the names of Robert E. Lee and John Tyler high schools have been part of a city-wide conversation for Tyler residents. After much back-and-forth ...



Tyler ISD to review cost analysis relating to any future name change for its high schools  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Tyler ISD board of trustees will review an analysis of how much it would cost to change the names of its high schools.



Tyler Lee Lady Raiders roll to win over Mesquite Lady Skeeters in soccer  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Mesquite struck first. Tyler Lee answered, and answered and answered. The Lady Raiders outshot Mesquite 40-1 with six of those finding the mark in a 6-1 ...



Tyler Lee's Kourtney Hitchcock earns Defensive Player of the Year honors in District 11-6A  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Lee senior Kourtney Hitchcock was named the District 11-6A Defensive Player of the Year for girls' soccer, the league's coaches announced.



Tyler Lee Lady Raiders open basketball season Tuesday at Nacogdoches  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Lee heads into Tuesday night's season opener with a youthful roster.



Tyler ISD campuses earn 33 distinctions, all comprehensive campuses rated as having met standard  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler ISD earned a record number of distinctions as part of this year's accountability ratings from the state.This year the district took home 33 distinctions, ...



Tyler ISD: Bond construction on schedule  KLTV

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - As students and teachers return to both John Tyler and Robert E. Lee High School, construction continues as a part of a $198 million bond ...



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.



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 ...



CROSS COUNTRY: Tyler Lee's Haftu Knight places fourth, other East Texas results  Tyler Morning Telegraph

ROUND ROCK — Tyler Lee's Haftu Knight closed his high school cross country career with a fourth-place finish in Class 6A at the state meet Saturday at Old ...



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 ...



Tyler Lee Lady Raiders blank North Mesquite on Senior Night  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Tyler Lee hadn't kicked a ball competitively in 11 days prior to Tuesday's Senior Night District 11-6A soccer matchup at home against North Mesquite.



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.



Robert E. Lee High School Students host memorial service for Spc. Alexander Missildine  Tyler Morning Telegraph

LOUANNA CAMPBELL, lcampbell@tylerpaper.com.



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 ...



76 people spoke about school name change during Monday's TISD school board meeting  KLTV

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - After being added and removed from the TISD school board agenda multiple times, the discussion of the potential name change of Robert ...



Texas school boards vote to change names of Robert E. Lee high schools  ABC15 Arizona

Separate school boards in Texas are moving to change the names of high schools named after Confederate General Robert E. Lee.



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.



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.



Q&A about the $198 million Tyler ISD bond package to renovate John Tyler and Robert E. Lee high schools  Tyler Morning Telegraph

There is less than a month left before Tyler Independent School District voters will decide on a bond issue that will substantially remodel and expand both of the ...



Robert E. Lee HS student commits suicide after bullying  cbs19.tv

by Sasha Wilson. An East Texas family reached past their pain to help others just two days after 16-year-old Dylan Alvarado committed suicide due to bullying.



RUNNING WILD: Trio of Jordan, Jamar and Jamarion have Tyler Lee leading 11-6A in rushing  Tyler Morning Telegraph

For the Tyler Lee Red Raiders this season, when all of the chips are on the table, Js have been wild.



Tyler ISD announces new principals for five of its schools  Tyler Morning Telegraph

As Tyler ISD looks to reshape its district through new zoning and choice programs, it will have new leadership at several campuses to help lead the way.



Robert E. Lee's 'Best Buddies' connects special needs students  EastTexasMatters.com

Tyler, TX - Robert E. Lee High School's newest club is working to bring students closer together. The Best Buddies program kicked off last week. They provided ...



First day of Beast Texas Football Academy features Jacksonville native, former NFL quarterback Luke McCown  Tyler Morning Telegraph

East Texas is known for producing great football players.



Robert E. Lee High School in TX asked to change name  WTXL ABC 27

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A group of parents and citizens is calling for the renaming of one East Texas high school. The events in Charlottesville, Virginia have ...



#TheMorningLoop - 6 am REL name change Recap | cbs19.tv  CBS19.tv KYTX

The Tyler ISD Board of Trustees, in a special called meeting, is scheduled to vote Monday on whether or not to keep the name of Robert E. Lee High School.



Lee's Curtis Jones will play basketball for Cedar Valley College  Tyler Morning Telegraph

Wednesday was a special day for Tyler Lee boys basketball coach Alan Simmons.



Robert E. Lee High School kicks off homecoming week with a parade of their own  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The Rose Festival isn't the only parade this week, as Robert E. Lee High School kicked off homecoming week in style with its annual campus parade.



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 ...



High school swimming: Fields an 'integral part' of Robert E. Lee team  Palestine Herald Press

TYLER — Sometimes, families must make a sacrifice in order for an athlete to achieve success in a certain sport.



Family, friends remember substitute teacher who was struck, killed by car  KLTV

A beloved local substitute teacher was hit and killed by a car Monday night...



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