August 26, 2013: A lot of work goes into getting everything ready for the first day of class; and, that includes all of the school buses that were hitting the roads. Photojournalist Damon Sales reports.
August 22, 2013: As kids from pre-K to high school lined the halls of Vincent W. Miller Intermediate School in Pasadena ISD, Local 2's Owen Conflenti and Anthony Yanez were there to help them work through their fear of needles.
Most students Local 2 polled at the University of Houston told us they'll spend about $400 on books this semester. That's why we asked consumer expert Amy Davis to help you save some cash on all those required textbooks.
August 21, 2013: Most students Local 2 polled at the University of Houston told us they'll spend about $400 on books this semester, that's why we asked Consumer Expert Amy Davis to help you save some cash on all those required textbooks. Amy Davis reports.
The Children’s Assessment Center and the YMCA are teaming up with a group called Darkness to Light to implement the training, and because the city of Houston also sponsors after school programs, Mayor Parker said some city employees will be trained.
Back to School means back to traffic and as students return to the classroom agencies like the Texas Department of Transportation are calling for drivers to pay more attention. Courtney Gilmore reports.
Oct. 26, 2012: The entire student body of a Katy high school came together to give a great honor to an extraordinary student -- Olivia Ritter. She lives with langer gideon syndrome and is epileptic. Gary Striewski reports.
The end of summer is near, which means students are getting ready to head back to school. Thanks to Big Brother Big Sisters and local businesses, hundreds of students will return to the classroom with brand new school supplies.
Aug. 15, 2012: Getting a child ready for school this year will cost about $85 more than it did last year. Local 2 compares prices to keep you from driving around town looking for the best bargain. Amy Davis reports.
August 13, 2012: As students across the area gear up to head back to school, school district officials and police are putting the finishing touches on plans to make sure students get to and from school safely. Mark Boyle reports.