Tag: Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa honors engineering teacher for World Teachers’ Day

SANTA ROSA — Santa Rosa Independent School District recognized teacher Manuel Lopez for 2020 World Teachers' Day and surprised him with Whataburger gift box. Lopez, the...

Santa Maria, Santa Rosa preparing for shortened seasons

Many sub-5A football teams across Texas were gearing up for Week 6 games when the Santa Maria Cougars and Santa Rosa Warriors were just...

Former teacher in sexual assault case makes court appearance

One of two former Santa Rosa High School employees facing criminal charges for alleged sexual relationships with minor students appeared in court in Brownsville...

Santa Rosa teacher achieves dream of becoming an educator

SANTA ROSA — A typical morning for Rolando Vela begins as early as 4 a.m. and is spent creating lecture notes, highlighting important topics...

TEA recommends Santa Rosa ISD accreditation be lowered

A preliminary report detailing an investigation into the Santa Rosa Independent School District by the Texas Education Agency found that the SRISD Board of...

Santa Maria, Santa Rosa football teams adjust schedules

LYFORD — The Santa Maria and Santa Rosa football teams will be playing significantly reduced schedules this season due to decisions made by the...

Spiking COVID-19 cases cause some programs to hit pause

HARLINGEN — School districts across the Rio Grande Valley and the state have announced they will be postponing summer strength and conditioning and sport-specific...

Coffee group donates scholarship to Santa Rosa valedictorian

Santa Rosa High School valedictorian Cameron Cuevas received a $1,000 scholarship from the 5 AM Coffee Group. The scholarship required students to read either “Atlas...

Warriors’ Ruiz a savvy defender

HARLINGEN — Santa Rosa quarterback Jose Ruiz has had a knack for identifying coverages and anticipating movement of defensive players. So doing the reverse as...

Warriors’ Garza excited to join friends in college

HARLINGEN – Ryan Garza gets asked often what his favorite sport is. The senior was the starting shortstop and a pitcher for the Santa...