Lamar High School

Photo of Lamar High School student John Cookson. (credit: Arlington ISD)

Arlington High School Student Drowns After Kayak Flips In Swollen Creek

An Arlington high school student had died after authorities say he drowned in a swollen creek. John Cookson was kayaking on Village Creek when authorities say his canoe flipped.


(credit: Arlington Police Dept.)

Runners Find Body On Lamar HS Track

The body of a man was found by runners around 7:45 a.m. Saturday at the Lamar High School running track.


A customer looks over a .45-caliber pistol in suburban Chicago on July 12, 2010. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

School Lockdown Draws Attention To Firearms Education

Lamar High School in Arlington went on lock-down Tuesday after rumors spread about someone having a gun on campus.


Empty school desks sit on a lawn. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Gun Report Leads To Lamar High School Lockdown

Lamar High School in the Arlington ISD was placed under lockdown for more than three hours on Tuesday after reports that a student may have brought a handgun to campus.


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7 People Injured In Arlington Van Crash

Seven people were injured during a crash in Arlington early Friday morning. A car turning onto Davis Drive ran into a minivan carrying seven adults.


School lockers at a high school in Houston, Texas. (credit: AP)

Arlington ISD Holds Town Hall Over Leadership Cuts

We’ve heard a lot about teachers losing their jobs and volunteering to take pay cuts. But what about their bosses? That was one question posed at an Arlington ISD’s Town Hall Wednesday night.