Toys “R” Us Donates to UISD’s Annual Christmas Toy Drive

Courtesy Carmen Rendon, (Laredo, Tx)-To help bring holiday joy to some of United ISD’s under privileged children, Toys“R”Us has donated toys for UISD’s Annual Christmas Toy Drive.  “We are eager to find ways to give back to those less fortunate and be a part of their Christmas joy,” Said Pete Lugo, Store Manager.        

“National School Bus Safety Week”

Courtesy Carmen Rendon,  (Laredo, Tx)-The United Independent School District Transportation Department observed “National School Bus Safety Week” with LISD by participating in a bus parade that started at United ISD’s Student Activity Complex (SAC)and concluded at the LISD Civic Center. Each District transported students from their respective Districts to attend proclamation honors in the auditorium. County Judge Danny Valdez and CountyCommissioner Cindy Liendo read the proclamation before an audience that included Superintendents from both Districts and state and local law enforcement officials. A big “thank you” goes out our bus drivers who safely transport our children to school every day.    

UISD Bands To Advance To Area Competition

Courtesy Veronica Cantu, (Laredo, Tx)-Three United ISD High Schools won a Superior Rating at the Music Region XIV UIL Marching Contest that was held on Saturday at the Student Activity Complex. The campuses that received a 1st Division or Superior Rating were: United South, Alexander, and United High Schools.  The Lyndon B. Johnson High School band won a 2nd Division Rating or Excellent Rating. Pictured with their 1st Division awards are UISD bands directors: Francisco J. Sosa, USHS; Jose Valenzuela, AHS; and John J. Mallon, UHS. These schools will advance to the Area G Marching Contest on October 25 that will ...


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Toys “R” Us Donates to UISD’s Annual Christmas Toy Drive

Courtesy Carmen Rendon,
(Laredo, Tx)-To help bring holiday joy to some of United ISD’s under privileged children, Toys“R”Us has donated toys for UISD’s Annual Christmas Toy Drive.  “We are eager to find ways to give back to those less fortunate and be a part of their Christmas joy,” Said Pete Lugo, Store Manager.  
 
 

 

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“National School Bus Safety Week”

Courtesy Carmen Rendon,
 (Laredo, Tx)-The United Independent School District Transportation Department observed “National School Bus Safety Week” with LISD by participating in a bus parade that started at United ISD’s Student Activity Complex (SAC)and concluded at the LISD Civic Center. Each District transported students from their respective Districts to attend proclamation honors in the auditorium.
County Judge Danny Valdez and CountyCommissioner Cindy Liendo read the proclamation before an audience that included Superintendents from both Districts and state and local law enforcement officials. A big “thank you” goes out our bus drivers …

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Courtesy Veronica Cantu,
(Laredo, Tx)-Three United ISD High Schools won a Superior Rating at the Music Region XIV UIL Marching Contest that was held on Saturday at the Student Activity Complex. The campuses that received a 1st Division or Superior Rating were: United South, Alexander, and United High Schools.  The Lyndon B. Johnson High School band won a 2nd Division Rating or Excellent Rating. Pictured with their 1st Division awards are UISD bands directors: Francisco J. Sosa, USHS; Jose Valenzuela, AHS; and John J. Mallon, UHS. These schools will advance to …

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Courtesy Steve Harmon,

(Laredo, Tx)-Pianist Eliud Nevárez will be the featured performer at Texas A&M International University’s (TAMIU) Guest Artist Recital Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 7:30 p.m. at the Center for the Fine and Performing Arts’ Recital Hall.
            The recital is free and open to the public.
A native of México, Nevárez has maintained a constant musical presence in México and the United States for more than 20 years. At the recital, he will interpret works by Scarlatti, Beethoven and Chopin.
  Currently a music professor and concert pianist for the University of …

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Courtesy Julie Bazan,

 
(Laredo, Tx)-The AHEC Board of Directors announces the 30th Annual Update in Medicine Conference.  The conference is scheduled for Friday, October 24th  and Saturday, October 25th 2014, in Laredo, Texas at the University of Texas Health Science Center Laredo Regional Campus, 1937 E. Bustamante, Laredo, Texas
 
This medical conference is a one-of-a-kind forum that brings experts in the field of medicine to share and present the most current information regarding the diagnosis, treatment, prevention and management of various health conditions that impact the community.    Each year, the …