Posts From Charlotte Aguilar

He has re-thought it: Mike Lunceford is staying on HISD board, but another trustee is leaving

access_timeNovember 10, 2016

Mike Lunceford, the veteran trustee who represents West University on the Houston ISD Board of Education, said Thursday night he has reconsidered his intention to

New contractor for Bissonnet roadwork aims to get project on track

access_timeNovember 8, 2016

After roadwork on Bissonnet Street between Kirby Drive and Buffalo Speedway was halted for more than a month due to a dispute with the contractor,

West U Garden Club sprouts anew: Organizers look to history for inspiration

access_timeNovember 8, 2016

  Story and photos by Carlos Aguilar “West University was not always a city with large houses.  It was a very middle class city.  And

URGENT: Crews working on ‘major’ West U gas leak

access_timeOctober 28, 2016

West University officials are reporting a “major” gas leak at Community and Villanova streets. You should avoid Community from Villanova to Marquette until further notice.

Mike Tenney’s Friday Night report: Episcopal’s juggernaut rolls over St. John’s

access_timeOctober 15, 2016

By Mike Tenney Episcopal took another step toward an undefeated season Friday night, upending archrival St. John’s 52-10 at Skip Lee Field to highlight another

Surprise announcement: HISD Trustee Mike Lunceford is resigning

access_timeOctober 13, 2016

By Charlotte Aguilar Mike Lunceford — who has represented West University Place on the Houston ISD Board of Education for seven years — made a

The rush is on: HISD magnet school applications now open for 2017-’18

access_timeSeptember 30, 2016

By Charlotte Aguilar The window to apply to 119 Houston ISD magnet programs opened today (Friday, Sept. 30) and will close Dec. 9. Applications are

HISD’s new chief brings ‘Listen and Learn Tour’ to area tonight for input

access_timeSeptember 28, 2016

Houston ISD’s new superintendent, Richard Carranza, is bringing his “Listen and Learn Tour” to the district that encompasses West University-area schools this evening (Wednesday, Sept.

Panic as shooter attacks in Weslayan Plaza area

access_timeSeptember 26, 2016

UPDATE: Police now say the shooter is dead. Motorists are ordered to avoid the area as injured have yet to be transported. Bissonnet and Weslayan

Mike Tenney’s Friday Night report: Owen Holt sizzles in Lamar win

access_timeSeptember 17, 2016

By Mike Tenney With the full-time start of conference schedules in the private schools just about here and Lamar and Bellaire closing out their non-district