Robert E. Lee High School

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San Antonio Express-News
Sept. 22Remember Lee Re: “America the great,” about Robert E. Lee High School, Your Tu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 hours ago
Remember Lee Re: “America the great,” about Robert E. Lee High School, Your Turn, Sept. 9: America would not be “America the great” without its true history (good, bad or ugly) being recorded, revealed and revisited! The writer’s history teachers... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Laredoans offer their own suggestions for S.A. high school name-change"Gregg Popovich High School" - Heather Speck Mendizábal San Antonians suggest
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
"Gregg Popovich High School" - Heather Speck Mendizábal San Antonians suggest names for Robert E. Lee High School. NEISD trustees voted this week to open a weeklong submission window, the first step toward renaming the school after the board’s... Read more
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11 News Houston
Lee alumni create Confederate medal, work to prevent name changeSAN ANTONIO - Robert E. Lee High School alumni plan to sell a Fiesta-type medal
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
SAN ANTONIO - Robert E. Lee High School alumni plan to sell a Fiesta-type medal depicting a Confederate soldier mascot holding a Confederate flag on the heels of the NEISD board's decision to rename the school. The medal is called "Mad Rebel,"... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Lee alumni create Confederate medal, work to prevent name changeRobert E. Lee High School alumni plan to sell a Fiesta-type medal depicting a C
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
Robert E. Lee High School alumni plan to sell a Fiesta-type medal depicting a Confederate soldier mascot holding a Confederate flag on the heels of the NEISD board's decision to rename the school. The medal is called "Mad Rebel," according to the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonians suggest new names for Robert E. Lee High School"Gregg Popovich High School" - Heather Speck Mendizábal San Antonians suggest
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
"Gregg Popovich High School" - Heather Speck Mendizábal San Antonians suggest names for Robert E. Lee High School. NEISD trustees voted this week to open a weeklong submission window, the first step toward renaming the school after the board’s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
For new Lee High School name, NEISD wants ‘an idea, not a person’The North East Independent School District is accepting public input for a new
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
The North East Independent School District is accepting public input for a new name for Robert E. Lee High School, but wants the suggestions to not include individuals. According to guidelines set by trustees, nominations should “reflect an idea,... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
New Fiesta medal features Confederate flag and soldierremoved from Travis Park. © 2017 KENS-TV NEISD board votes unanimously to cha
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
removed from Travis Park. © 2017 KENS-TV NEISD board votes unanimously to change name of Robert E. Lee H.S. Help rename Robert E. Lee High School; NEISD taking suggestions Onlookers celebrated as Confederate statue removed from Travis Park... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
NEISD opens public input for Lee High name changeThe North East Independent School District is accepting public input for a new
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
The North East Independent School District is accepting public input for a new name for Robert E. Lee High School but doesn’t want the suggestions to include individuals. NEISD trustees voted Monday night to open a weeklong submission window, the... Read more
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FOX News
San Antonio apartment owner wants to remove Robert E. Lee name from buildinginto storage, Fox29 reported. Trustees of the North East Independent School Dis
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
into storage, Fox29 reported. Trustees of the North East Independent School District voted, 7-0, to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School. The decisions were met with resistance from some residents who said they felt like Texas’ history... Read more
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FOX News
San Antonio apartment owner wants to remove Robert E. Lee name from buildinginto storage, Fox29 reported. Trustees of the North East Independent School Dis
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
into storage, Fox29 reported. Trustees of the North East Independent School District voted, 7-0, to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School. The decisions were met with resistance from some residents who said they felt like Texas’ history... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Help rename Robert E. Lee High School; NEISD taking suggestionsSAN ANTONIO – The North East Independent School District is taking suggestions
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
SAN ANTONIO – The North East Independent School District is taking suggestions to rename Robert E. Lee High School. The school board will be taking name suggestions through Sept. 25. To submit a name suggestion, you can fill out this form. As for... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
TISD board meeting draws more public comments about high school name changeISD Board of Trustees meeting, local citizens addressed concerns from both side
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
ISD Board of Trustees meeting, local citizens addressed concerns from both sides of a yet-to-be-proposed name change of Robert E. Lee High School. The comment section, which was restricted to its normal 30 minute run time, drew 14 speakers who... Read more
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KXXV Waco
TISD Board shares thoughts on changing name of Robert E. Lee High Schooltheir comments spilled over into what they thought about the public's continued
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
their comments spilled over into what they thought about the public's continued interest in keeping or changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. Six board members were present at the meeting, and several of them suggested they were open to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
TISD Board shares thoughts on changing name of Robert E. Lee High Schooltheir comments spilled over into what they thought about the public's continued
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
their comments spilled over into what they thought about the public's continued interest in keeping or changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. Six board members were present at the meeting, and several of them suggested they were open to... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
TISD Board shares thoughts on changing name of Robert E. Lee High Schooltheir comments spilled over into what they thought about the public's continued
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
their comments spilled over into what they thought about the public's continued interest in keeping or changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. Six board members were present at the meeting, and several of them suggested they were open to... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
TISD Board shares thoughts on changing name of Robert E. Lee High Schooltheir comments spilled over into what they thought about the public's continued
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
their comments spilled over into what they thought about the public's continued interest in keeping or changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. Six board members were present at the meeting, and several of them suggested they were open to... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
TISD Board shares thoughts on changing name of Robert E. Lee High Schooltheir comments spilled over into what they thought about the public's continued
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
their comments spilled over into what they thought about the public's continued interest in keeping or changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. Six board members were present at the meeting, and several of them suggested they were open to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Robert E. Lee apartments want to remove Confederate general’s last name from buildingracism and oppression. That same week, trustees of North East Independent Schoo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
racism and oppression. That same week, trustees of North East Independent School District voted 7-0 to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School. Both decisions were met with passionate protests by local residents who said that Texas’ heritage... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
TISD to discuss name change policies in Monday meetingnearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
nearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to argue for and against changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. As always, there will be an open public participation section part way through the meeting. Those... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
TISD to discuss name change policies in Monday meetingnearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
nearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to argue for and against changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. As always, there will be an open public participation section part way through the meeting. Those... Read more
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KXXV Waco
TISD to discuss name change policies in Monday meetingnearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
nearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to argue for and against changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. As always, there will be an open public participation section part way through the meeting. Those... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
TISD to discuss name change policies in Monday meetingnearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
nearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to argue for and against changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. As always, there will be an open public participation section part way through the meeting. Those... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
TISD to vote on budget, discuss name change policies in Monday meetingnearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
nearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to argue for and against changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. As always, there will be an open public participation section part way through the meeting. Those... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
TISD to vote on budget, discuss name change policies in Monday meetingnearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
nearly a month after an August board meeting where concerned locals gathered to argue for and against changing the name of Robert E. Lee High School. As always, there will be an open public participation section part way through the meeting. Those... Read more
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Al.com
Montgomery barbershop hopes to cut through racial barriersblacks-only entrance to the Kress building in segregation-era Montgomery. Now,
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
blacks-only entrance to the Kress building in segregation-era Montgomery. Now, it's a spot that Miller, a black graduate of Robert E. Lee High School, envisions as a gathering place for people of all races. "No matter if you're black, white,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Tyler ISD board to discuss policy when naming facilities at Monday meetingschool or facility is the subject of the discussion, or whether it is related t
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
school or facility is the subject of the discussion, or whether it is related to the recent controversy over the name of Robert E. Lee High School. Board members are not scheduled to take action on the item, only discuss it. In August,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Tyler ISD board to discuss policy when naming facilities at Monday meetingschool or facility is the subject of the discussion, or whether it is related t
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
school or facility is the subject of the discussion, or whether it is related to the recent controversy over the name of Robert E. Lee High School. Board members are not scheduled to take action on the item, only discuss it. In August,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Tyler ISD board to discuss policy when naming facilities at Monday meetingschool or facility is the subject of the discussion, or whether it is related t
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
school or facility is the subject of the discussion, or whether it is related to the recent controversy over the name of Robert E. Lee High School. Board members are not scheduled to take action on the item, only discuss it. In August,... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Tyler ISD board to discuss policy when naming facilities at Monday meetingschool or facility is the subject of the discussion, or whether it is related t
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
school or facility is the subject of the discussion, or whether it is related to the recent controversy over the name of Robert E. Lee High School. Board members are not scheduled to take action on the item, only discuss it. In August,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Robert E. Lee High School Name Debated at Staunton School Board MeetingThe debate over the name of Staunton's only high school continues. City Hall w
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 10 days ago
The debate over the name of Staunton's only high school continues. City Hall was packed Monday night with many who think Robert E. Lee High School needs a new name that better reflects Staunton's diverse community. Some people urged School Board... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Staunton City Hall Hosts Discussion on Robert E. Lee High School NameThe debate over the name of Staunton's only high school continues. City Hall w
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 10 days ago
The debate over the name of Staunton's only high school continues. City Hall was packed Monday night with many who think Robert E. Lee High School needs a new name that better reflects Staunton's diverse community. Some people urged School Board... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Battles over racist symbols and monuments spreadan 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving L
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
an 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving Lee’s statue from the front of majority-Black Robert E. Lee High School. In Arlington, Virginia, Robert E. Lee’s hometown, there is a move now to rename Washington-Lee... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Jack students wear red, white, and blue for Patriot DayC. Jack," Patti Henderson, Jack Elementary School Principal, said. Dr. Jack wa
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
C. Jack," Patti Henderson, Jack Elementary School Principal, said. Dr. Jack was the son of Tyler educators, a graduate of Robert E. Lee High School, and a victim of the 9/11 attacks. Jack Elementary School's mascot is the Patriot and their colors... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Jack students wear red, white, and blue for Patriot DayC. Jack," Patti Henderson, Jack Elementary School Principal, said. Dr. Jack wa
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
C. Jack," Patti Henderson, Jack Elementary School Principal, said. Dr. Jack was the son of Tyler educators, a graduate of Robert E. Lee High School, and a victim of the 9/11 attacks. Jack Elementary School's mascot is the Patriot and their colors... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
September 9the great What’s in a name? A lot of symbolism. And for our children it’s som
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
the great What’s in a name? A lot of symbolism. And for our children it’s something we hold onto. I graduated from Robert E. Lee High School long ago. Didn’t much like the name then, as my history teachers taught me that the acts of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sept. 5his nose at the judicial system. John Kepler Change Lanier, too? Since San A
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
his nose at the judicial system. John Kepler Change Lanier, too? Since San Antonio decided to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School, then to be fair, it should change the name of Sidney Lanier High School also. After all, Lanier... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Those in attendance applaud after board voted to change the... 14023474Those in attendance applaud after board voted to change the name of Robert E. L
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
Those in attendance applaud after board voted to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School. On Tuesday evening, the North East ISD board will vote on whether to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School in the wake of the events in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Old South names grow thornier for U.S. schoolsin an 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Ala., the School Board is looking at moving L
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
in an 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Ala., the School Board is looking at moving Lee's statue from the front of majority-black Robert E. Lee High School. In Arlington, Va., Lee's hometown, there is a campaign to rename Washington-Lee High School. "It... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Activists hail removal of Confederate statue in S.A.the Confederacy, and this week, the North East Independent School District’s bo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
the Confederacy, and this week, the North East Independent School District’s board of trustees voted unanimously to rename Robert E. Lee High School. Salas, who said he was active in the Civil Rights Movement, said he was enthused to see so many... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sept. 2on current real and urgent problems. Rodolfo Quijano Good call, NEISD For tw
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
on current real and urgent problems. Rodolfo Quijano Good call, NEISD For two years, there has been debate over whether Robert E. Lee High School should change its name. In the aftermath of Charlottesville, Virginia, it was time to acknowledge... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio removing Confederate statue in Travis Parkthe U.S. and in the same week the North East Independent School District’s boar
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
the U.S. and in the same week the North East Independent School District’s board of trustees voted unanimously to rename Robert E. Lee High School. San Antonio Police Department Chief William McManus said removal of the statue will take several... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sept. 1Lee now ‘P.C. High’ Way to go, North East Independent School District. Taking
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
Lee now ‘P.C. High’ Way to go, North East Independent School District. Taking away the name of Robert E. Lee High School, a high school that has “only” been in existence for 58 years and for many of those years spoken of with pride. You have... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsan 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving L
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
an 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving Lee�s statue from the front of majority-black Robert E. Lee High School. In Arlington, Virginia, Robert E. Lee�s hometown, there is a move now to rename Washington-Lee... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsan 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving L
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
an 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving Lee's statue from the front of majority-black Robert E. Lee High School. In Arlington, Virginia, Robert E. Lee's hometown, there is a move now to rename Washington-Lee... Read more
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express
Florida council votes to remove names of three Confederate generals from city streetsit with a fresh significance. The action came the night after a San Antonio sc
express / Posted 22 days ago
it with a fresh significance. The action came the night after a San Antonio school board voted to change the name of its Robert E. Lee High School, citing the violence in Charlottesville as the impetus. Tuesday night's unanimous action was taken... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Vintage photos show Robert E. Lee High School through the yearsThe North East Independent School District board voted Tuesday to change the na
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
The North East Independent School District board voted Tuesday to change the name of Robert E. Lee High School, ending a years-long battle between community members and trustees amid heightened national debate about Confederate memorials. The... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsan 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving L
WGEM Quincy / Posted 23 days ago
an 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving Lee's statue from the front of majority-black Robert E. Lee High School. In Arlington, Virginia, Robert E. Lee's hometown, there is a move now to rename Washington-Lee... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsan 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving L
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 23 days ago
an 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving Lee's statue from the front of majority-black Robert E. Lee High School. In Arlington, Virginia, Robert E. Lee's hometown, there is a move now to rename Washington-Lee... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsan 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving L
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 days ago
an 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving Lee's statue from the front of majority-black Robert E. Lee High School. In Arlington, Virginia, Robert E. Lee's hometown, there is a move now to rename Washington-Lee... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Officials grappling with Confederate names on public schoolsan 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving L
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 23 days ago
an 1864 battle. In Montgomery, Alabama, the school board is looking at moving Lee's statue from the front of majority-black Robert E. Lee High School. In Arlington, Virginia, Robert E. Lee's hometown, there is a move now to rename Washington-Lee... Read more
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