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A year later, Santa Fe remembers  KHOU.com

SANTA FE, Texas — The community of Santa Fe, Texas is remembering the tragedy that happened at the local high school one year ago. The students of Santa ...



Gov. Abbott Approves $1M Budget for Gun Storage Safety  Spectrum News

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has approved a spending bill that includes a $1 million public safety campaign for firearm storage. $250 billion ...



One year after Santa Fe shooting, Texas lawmakers poised to approve sweeping changes  Waxahachie Daily Light

A year after 10 people were gunned down at Santa Fe High School, the Texas House on Tuesday gave preliminary approval 128-14 to a sweeping school safety ...



A Santa Fe High School shooting victim's unlikely friendship  The Texas Tribune

Sabika Sheikh was a Muslim exchange student with dreams of changing the world, and she bonded with an evangelical Christian girl from small-town Texas.



One year after the Santa Fe High School shooting, are students any safer?  KHOU.com

It's been a whirlwind of a year for Rhonda Hart. Her daughter, Kimberly Vaughan, was killed in the shooting at Santa Fe High School on May 18, 2018. Rhonda ...



TX Expands School Safety Bill Near Shooting Anniversary  Crime Report

The Texas House expanded a sweeping school safety bill that now calls for students to learn about domestic violence prevention, requires training for school ...



Ten months after Santa Fe High shooting, families still seek answers  Houston Chronicle

Published March 15, 2019. Steve Perkins knows his wife is dead. He knows Ann was trying to get students to file out of Santa Fe High School last May 18 after a ...



Some Texas gun rights groups oppose a state-funded gun storage safety campaign. But not the NRA.  The Texas Tribune

Some gun rights groups want Gov. Greg Abbott to veto a line item in the Texas budget that puts $1 million toward a public safety campaign on gun storage.



Families: Feds not planning charges against alleged Santa Fe High shooter  Houston Chronicle

Families of those killed in the 2018 shooting at Santa Fe High School were told in a private meeting with federal officials Tuesday that it is unlikely additional ...



‘Do Something with This Grief’: Mom of Santa Fe Shooting Victim Turns to Politics  The Texas Observer

Rhonda Hart, a gun reform advocate whose daughter was killed in the Santa Fe High School shooting last May, is running for school board in her bright red ...



Santa Fe HS shooting: Dimitrios Pagourtzis taken into federal custody  KTRK-TV

Last month, federal prosecutors said they wouldn't pursue charges against accused Santa Fe High School shooter Dimitrios Pagourtzis.



Judge considers moving trial of accused Santa Fe High School shooter  Chron

GALVESTON -- The capital murder trial of the accused Santa Fe school shooter could be delayed through the end of the year because federal agencies have ...



"This is very personal to us": Santa Fe survivors are expecting results from the Texas Legislature  The Texas Tribune

After last year's massacre at Santa Fe High School, survivors told lawmakers the school safety measures they want to see enacted during this year's legislative ...



Santa Fe High students return to site of deadly Texas shooting with more security  USA TODAY

SANTA FE, Texas – When students return to school at Santa Fe High on Monday, they'll notice a bevy of security upgrades, including new metal detectors, more ...



After Santa Fe school shooting, Texas lawmakers work to calm students' fears  The Texas Tribune

Almost a year after the massacre at Santa Fe High School, state lawmakers are considering ways to make students and teachers feel safe in the classroom ...



'I will never be the same person I was': Texas town still reeling after Santa Fe school shooting  USA TODAY

Five months after a school shooting, the town of Santa Fe is still searching for healing.



Santa Fe High School shooting trial to be moved by judge  KTRK-TV

SANTA FE, Texas (KTRK) -- The Galveston County District Court Judge overseeing the trial of accused Santa Fe High School shooter Dimitrios Pagourtzis has ...



Accused Santa Fe High School shooter makes first public appearance since his arrest  Chron.com

GALVESTON — In his first public court appearance since his arrest, the teenager charged with capital murder in the Santa Fe High School shooting heard his ...



School Enrollment In Santa Fe, Texas, Drops After Mass Shooting  KERA News

A growing number of students are leaving the Houston-area school district where 10 people were killed in a mass shooting in May.



Attorneys for accused Santa Fe High School shooter cite media coverage, Facebook comments as reason for venue change  Chron.com

GALVESTON — Attorneys for Dimitrios Pagourtzis, the student accused of killing 10 and wounding 13 during a shooting rampage at Santa Fe High School last ...



Text message threatened students at Santa Fe High School  KTRK-TV

Santa Fe High School officials are taking disciplinary actions after learning of a threatening text message targeting "a limited number of students."



Parents Of Santa Fe High School Football Player Say He Had A Right To Be Protected From Concussions  Texas Standard

The Yarbroughs are suing Santa Fe Independent School District, arguing that coaches encouraged damaging head-to-head contact during football practice.



Santa Fe HS shooting: Dimitrios Pagourtzis won't face federal charges  KTRK-TV

SANTA FE, Texas (KTRK) -- Federal prosecutors say they will not pursue charges against accused Santa Fe High School shooter Dimitrios Pagourtzis, sending ...



Feds Won’t Charge Suspect In Santa Fe School Shooting  Houston Public Media

If convicted in state court, Pagourtzis could be sentenced to life in prison.



Santa Fe High School students sent threatening text message, ISD says  CW39

SANTA FE, Texas— A new set of fears to deal with at Santa Fe High School after administrators shared a text message Wednesday afternoon containing threats ...



Santa Fe High School remembers deadly shooting  KGNS.tv

Students and staff over at Santa Fe High School will observe a day of remembrance in honor of the one year anniversary of the school shooting that killed ten ...



Woman charged with trespassing after 'testing' Santa Fe High School security  Chron.com

A 23-year-old Galveston County woman was arrested Wednesday after getting through security at Santa Fe High School, walking through the campus where a ...



Santa Fe High School gets visit and donation from Houston Astros  KTRK-TV

Santa Fe High School's varsity baseball team will run the bases this coming season with some added Astro power.



Attorney for accused Santa Fe High School gunman wants trial moved  KPRC Click2Houston

An attorney for the teen accused of killing several Santa Fe High School classmates wants his client's trial moved to another county.



Nine Months After The Santa Fe School Shooting, Lawmakers Want To 'Harden' Schools  Texas Public Radio

From Texas Standard: A year ago Thursday, a shooter killed 17 students and staff members at a high school in Parkland, Fla. Three months later, it happened.



Santa Fe High School students to return to campus after shooting  CNN

Santa Fe, Texas (CNN) Santa Fe High School students returned to school Tuesday for the first time since a gunman killed 10 people on the Texas campus 11 ...



Santa Fe therapists remind students, parents of free counseling after Parkland suicides reported  KHOU.com

Anyone impacted by the Santa Fe High School shooting can get help for free.



Santa Fe Accused Shooter Faces 11 Federal Charges, Attorney Says  Houston Public Media

Dimitrios Pagourtzis, the suspected shooter of the May 2018 Santa Fe High School mass shooting, is facing 11 federal charges after federal agents took him into ...



Correction: Texas-Gun Storage Fight story  The Associated Press

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — In a story May 27 about Texas lawmakers moving to set up a safe gun storage campaign, The Associated Press reported erroneously ...



Parkland, Sandy Hook suicides spark worry in Santa Fe  Houston Chronicle

Neither 16-year-old Scot Hayes nor his mother could bring themselves to attend funerals after eight of Scot's classmates and two of his substitute teachers were ...



Santa Fe High School students graduate 2 weeks after deadly mass shooting  CBS News

In the sweltering twilight on their school's football field, 328 seniors received their diplomas with memories of a deadly mass shooting​ *fresh* in their minds.



Santa Fe Survivor: Inside the race to save Officer John Barnes - TMC News  Texas Medical Center News

On the morning of May 18, 2018, Officer John Barnes arrived at work hungry. It was the Friday of National Police Week, and Santa Fe High School had planned ...



Woman arrested for trespassing at Santa Fe High School  KHOU.com

SANTA FE, Texas — A woman was arrested on Wednesday for criminal trespassing at Santa Fe High School, according to Santa Fe ISD. The 23-year-old ...



Santa Fe High School student arrested for threatening teacher  KTRK-TV

School officials say the student has been arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat on a public servant.



Santa Fe High School students, staff and survivors prepare to return to school  CW39

SANTA FE, Texas — As Santa Fe High School students and staff members return for the new school year, one sentiment holds true for most: it just won't be the ...



Dimitrios Pagourtzis' lawyer hires analyst to examine Santa Fe suspect  KTRK-TV

SANTA FE, Texas (KTRK) -- The trial for accused Santa Fe High School shooter, Dimitrios Pagourtzis, is expected to happen in 2019, according to his defense ...



Grand jury indicts accused shooter in Santa Fe High School massacre  KHOU.com

GALVESTON, Texas - A grand jury has indicted the teenager accused of opening fire at Santa Fe High School and killing ten people and injuring 13 others.



Santa Fe High School student accused of verbal threat toward teacher arrested  KPRC Click2Houston

SANTA FE, Texas - A Santa Fe High School student accused of making a verbal threat toward a teacher was arrested Monday afternoon, district officials said.



Santa Fe High School teachers return to work for the first time since the massacre  CNN

Five days after a gunman slaughtered 10 people at a Texas high school, teachers are returning Wednesday to the site of the shooting.



Sabika Sheikh's family suing parents of Santa Fe HS suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis  KTRK-TV

SANTA FE, Texas (KTRK) -- The parents of a Pakistani exchange student who was killed in the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School back in May are suing ...



Venue change sought for teen in deadly Texas school shooting  ABC15 Arizona

Attorneys for an 18-year-old student are seeking a change of venue for his capital murder trial in the fatal shooting of 10 people last year at a Texas high school.



Prosecutors argue against moving Santa Fe shooting suspect's trial  KPRC Click2Houston

Galveston County prosecutors responded Friday to a motion by defense attorneys for a change of venue in the case of a Santa Fe high school student accused ...



Santa Fe: Do one act of kindness to honor victims of deadly school shooting  KHOU.com

Saturday marks one year since the shooting in Santa Fe. The community is asking for your help as families continue to heal. One act of *service* will help Santa Fe ...



Texas Senate passes school safety bill intended to prevent mass shootings  The Texas Tribune

In the first legislative session after the deadly mass shooting at Santa Fe High School, the Texas Senate nearly unanimously approved a sweeping school safety ...



NFL, Texans to recognize Santa Fe HS football coach  KHOU.com

The Houston Texans and the NFL are recognizing Santa Fe High School's head coach Mark Kanipes as a finalist for prestigious Don Shula NFL High School ...



Santa Fe HS football coach recognized by NFL, Houston Texans  KHOU.com

A leader and role model on and off the field, the Santa Fe High School football coach has helped his team overcome a lot. The Houston Texans and the NFL are ...



Santa Fe police chief shares lessons from school shooting with Victoria's first responders  Victoria Advocate

Less than a year after a school shooting at Santa Fe High School left eight students and two teachers dead, the school district's police chief is sharing a message ...



Mom remembers victim Kimberly Vaughan in Santa Fe High School shooting  KTRK-TV

SANTA FE, Texas (KTRK) -- Ten families are spending the holidays without their loved ones, seven months after a mass shooting at Santa Fe High School.



Santa Fe parents blast school board for subpar safety, academic standards  Houston Chronicle

A Santa Fe Independent School District board of trustees meeting turned rancorous, with family members of the victims of a May school shooting berating the ...



Former Santa Fe teacher, accused of having sex with students, pleads guilty to lesser charge  KPRC Click2Houston

A former Santa Fe Independent School District teacher accused of having sex with two students pleaded guilty to a lesser charge Wednesday.



Parents question Santa Fe ISD response to threat, security requests  Houston Chronicle

Nine days before a 17-year-old Santa Fe High School student allegedly opened fire and killed eight classmates and two substitute teachers, Shad Cundiff's son ...



Santa Fe High School received nine threats in months before mass shooting  Houston Chronicle

Santa Fe High School received nine threats in the months leading up to the May 18 shooting that killed 10 people and injured 13, including one threat that ...



Heated Santa Fe ISD meeting highlights contention between parents and school board  KTRK-TV

An uproar swelled Monday night when the husband of a Santa Fe High School shooting victim was nearly removed from a school board meeting.



Grieving Santa Fe mother on why she’s attending State of the Union tonight [Opinion]  Houston Chronicle

Her daughter was killed at the Santa Fe High School shooting. Now Rhonda Hart takes her message of gun reform to the State of the Union in Washington.



Meet the small-town student activists emerging in Texas after the mass shooting in Santa Fe  The Texas Tribune

Just as the Parkland shooting turned Florida students into activists, the Santa Fe High School shooting mobilized a group of students to push for change in their ...



Memorial at Santa Fe HS to be dismantled, district to build permanent tribute  KTRK-TV

Nearly three months after a deadly shooting at Santa Fe High School, a temporary memorial installed in honor of the victims is slowly being removed.



Santa Fe shooting suspect appears in court  KHOU.com

There was a brief, yet emotional, court hearing Tuesday morning for the Santa Fe High School shooting suspect, Dimitrios Pagourtzis.



Santa Fe Strong Fund to distribute nearly $1.2 million in donations to victims of high school shooting  KTRK-TV

The Steering Committee for the Santa Fe Strong Fund has approved a distribution plan for victims and survivors of the May 18 shooting at Santa Fe High School ...



School shooting spurs Santa Fe parents to activism  Houston Chronicle

SANTA FE — Days after her son, Chris, was shot and killed in his first period art class at Santa Fe High School, Rosie Y. Stone cracked open his Bible.



Santa Fe garden created to aid shooting survivors seeking donations  KTRK-TV

SANTA FE, Texas (KTRK) -- Painted on Santa Fe City Hall, a mural serves as a reminder of the May 18 attack, but directly behind the building, there's a place ...



Mass shooters will be carved out of parole bill after Santa Fe parents testify against it  Dallas News

AUSTIN — A Texas lawmaker has agreed to exclude perpetrators of mass shootings and other multiple murderers from a key criminal justice bill after Santa Fe ...



Santa Fe ISD implements new safety measures for upcoming school year  KHOU.com

SANTA FE, Texas - Monday marks the first day of the school year for Santa Fe High School. After May's deadly mass shooting in which 8 students and 2 teachers ...



'CONSTANT MEMORY': Santa Fe survivor writes emotional letter after learning bullet-shattered window still has not been replaced  KTRK-TV

SANTA FE, Texas (KTRK) -- More than four months after the deadly shooting at Santa Fe High School, the campus still bears painful reminders of the bloodshed.



Texas Gun Country Confronts the Santa Fe High-School Shooting  The New Yorker

Carolyn Kormann reports from Santa Fe, Texas, whose residents are coming to terms with a shooting at the high school that left ten people dead.



The gunshots got louder. Panic set in. Texas students knew it was 'really happening to us'  CNN

Class had recently begun when Daymon Rabon, a senior at Santa Fe High School in Texas, heard a loud bang in the room next door.



'I want to be reminded every day,' says husband of Santa Fe HS substitute killed during shooting  KTRK-TV

SANTA FE, Texas (KTRK) -- Ten lives were cut short when a student allegedly opened fire inside Santa Fe High School on May 18. Eyewitness News spoke ...



Feds pursuing charges in Santa Fe shooting  KHOU.com

Accused Santa Fe High School shooter Dimitrios Pagourtzis was taken into custody by federal agents Monday morning, according to his defense attorney.



Remembering Grammy: Family still coping with loss a year after school shooting  KHOU.com

Cynthia Tisdale, known as Grammy to her family, was one of 10 people killed at Santa Fe High School last May.



Santa Fe High School students face emotional return to school  USA TODAY

SANTA FE, Texas — Santa Fe High School students will return to campus Tuesday for the first time since a gunman killed 10 people and injured 13 others.



Change Of Venue Sought For Teen In Fatal Texas School Shooting  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

SANTA FE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A change of venue is being sought for an 18-year-old charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of 10 people at ...



Trump visits with families affected by Santa Fe school shooting  CBS News

HOUSTON — Seeking to comfort grieving families and shaken survivors, President Donald Trump spent more than an hour privately Thursday with some of ...



Ted Cruz confronted by Santa Fe High School victim's mother at town hall  KTRK-TV

WEBSTER, Texas (KTRK) -- There was an explosive moment at a Ted Cruz rally Thursday night in Webster when the mother of a Santa Fe High School shooting ...



Santa Fe High School to receive metal detectors following deadly shooting  KPRC Click2Houston

Nearly two months after the deadly Santa Fe High School shooting, the school district will be receiving a donation of up to 10 metal detectors to help increase ...



$5M concussion suit brought against Santa Fe ISD over football injury  Southeast Texas Record

GALVESTON - Santa Fe ISD, the same district that suffered a tragic high school shooting in May, has now been hit with a multi-million dollar lawsuit over a head ...



How will the Texas Legislature address school shootings? Likely not with gun control.  The Texas Tribune

State leaders have promised to tackle school safety this session, and lawmakers are expected to push bills that would beef up mental health screening programs ...



Santa Fe HS draws strength from community, opponents and Houston Texans in first football game since shooting  KTRK-TV

SANTA FE STRONG: Somber moments of camaraderie and unity gave way to energized spirit during the high school's first game since last May's tragedy.



New security measures for Santa Fe High School  KHOU.com

After May's deadly mass shooting in which 8 students and 2 teachers were killed, Santa Fe ISD has implemented several changes and new programs for the ...



Justin Timberlake hosts Santa Fe HS shooting victim Sarah Salazar  KTRK-TV

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Justin Timberlake is making good on a promise he made to a teen who was critically injured in the Santa Fe High School shooting ...



Santa Fe school shooter begins court hearings for capital murder charges  12newsnow.com KBMT-KJAC

Dimitrios Pagourtzis begins hearings in Galveston County for the capital murder charges of 10 people during the shooting at Santa Fe High school.



Grand jury investigation continues in Santa Fe school shooter case  Houston Chronicle

A Galveston County grand jury has begun hearing testimony in the criminal case against the 17-year old Santa Fe High School student accused of killing 10 ...



Attorney for parents of Santa Fe shooting suspect speaks out  KHOU.com

LEAGUE CITY, Texas — The parents of the accused Santa Fe shooting gunman are facing two civil lawsuits. Antonios Pagourtzis and Rose Marie Kosmetatos ...



Underreported: The Santa Fe School Shooting Survivors the Media Ignored  Daily Signal

On May 18, a mass shooter left 17 people dead in Santa Fe, Texas. Three months later, survivors are calling for change. But no one, it appears, is listening.



Santa Fe High School class reunion turned benefit  CW39 Houston

SANTA FE, Texas - What started off as a class reunion turned into a a full on benefit and festival on Sunday in Santa Fe. Santa Fe alumni came together to host a ...



WATCH NOW: 1 year after Santa Fe shooting, a community gathers to remember those lives lost  EastTexasMatters.com

The Santa Fe community is gathering for a dedication ceremony to remembers the lives that were lost one year ago in the Santa Fe High School shooting.



Accused Santa Fe HS shooter looks for change of venue in trial  KHOU.com

Attorneys for accused Santa Fe High School shooter, Dimitrios Pagourtzis, are looking to change the venue for the trial. His lawyers stated that the case ...



School shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas  USA TODAY

A girl becomes emotional as she kneels in front of a cross at a makeshift memorial outside Santa Fe High School, May 21, 2018. Courtney Sacco, USA TODAY ...



Calif. bar shooting brings back memories for Santa Fe ISD police officer  KHOU.com

SANTA FE, Texas - The tragic bar shooting in California is resonating with victims of other massacres, including in our own backyard. Many in Santa Fe in ...



Brothers in arms: Santa Fe ISD officers first to confront the shooter  KHOU.com

John Barnes and Gary Forward were the only officers on campus that morning. Barnes nearly died trying to protect hundreds of students.



Gov. Abbott gives out $5.7M in school safety grants after Santa Fe shooting  Dallas News

AUSTIN — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced Wednesday that $5.7 million in grants have been awarded to state and local organizations in the...



Family of Santa Fe football player files suit over severe concussion  Houston Chronicle

The headaches came steadily, every day for three months. Two years after he cracked helmets with a fellow player during a routine scrimmage, the 17-year-old ...



Report of popping sounds outside Santa Fe High School prompts lockdown, district says  KPRC Click2Houston

Santa Fe High School was placed on lockdown after a report of popping sounds heard outside the school and in the area, according to the district.



Santa Fe shooting survivor at vigil: 'All that was going through my head was to get out'  CNN

At a Friday night vigil, students at Santa Fe High School in Texas described the pandemonium brought that morning by a shooter who had "seemed fine."



Emotions run high as Santa Fe mass shooting suspect appears in court  KHOU.com

GALVESTON, Texas — Tears were flowing in a Galveston County courtroom Monday during a change of venue hearing for Santa Fe mass shooting suspect ...



Amid the chaos in Santa Fe, teachers' yells sent students scrambling for safety  NBCNews.com

Some Santa Fe High School students say they were casually filing outside when their teachers' yells and shouts to start running warned them they were in ...



Town hall set up to decide how money is spent for Santa Fe High School shooting victims  KHOU.com

The proposal breaks down who is eligible for the money into four categories: families of the deceased, those injured and hospitalized, those injured and ...



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