Travis Rebel News

Former student passes away two months after leading pep rally

January 7, 2019

Scott Bickley, 53, Travis Rebel class of 1984, who revved up the Travis v Reagan pep rally on October 18 passed away in Florida January 2. Bickley was among more than 60 Travis...

Strumming To Grapevine

November 29, 2018

Advanced Guitar Ensemble

Mo’ Math, Mo’ Money

May 21, 2018

"Knowledge has the power to help us avoid making bad choices that produce bad results," Zig Ziglar, Texas native and motivational speaker, once said. Two Austin rappers, SaulPaul...

Town Hall For Our Lives

Town Hall For Our Lives

By Marissa Morales, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

During the “Town Hall for Our Lives” meeting at Travis High, April 8, hundreds of people from the Austin-area including a panel of 26 students sounded off in a question-and-answer...

Austin360 Amphitheater & Texas Lottery NOMINATE A TEACHER TO WIN SEASON TICKETS

Austin360 Amphitheater & Texas Lottery NOMINATE A TEACHER TO WIN SEASON TICKETS

March 26, 2018

Filed under News

Circuit of The Americas and Austin360 Amphitheater are partnering  with The Texas Lottery for the 3rd year to recognize and reward deserving teachers.  With education being...

Spiking To The Next Level

Spiking To The Next Level

By Paige Sexton, Sports Editor

February 22, 2018

Filed under News, Sports

Varsity volleyball senior, Krishonna Jones, 5'10" middle blocker and outside hitter, signed with Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville, Iowa to play volleyball where she...

Travis Rebel Expo 2018

By Jasmine Reyna and Louise Coy

January 18, 2018

Filed under News

Travis high showcased its variety of student programs at its annual expo event, TREX, Saturday, January 20 from 9 a.m. to noon. Curriculum Director, Christina Hantgin, said the event offers students, families, future students and the public an opportunity learn about the academic programs, clubs, organizations and athletic programs. "Our Travis High family is proud of the wealth of student opportunities...


By Priscila Trejo, Voices Editor

January 4, 2018

Filed under News

A new, free after-school youth program offers Travis students activities and workshops through December 7. OUR HOUSE, sponsored by a new non-profit, Austin Youth Leadership and Counseling, kicked off September 9 and is open to anyone who wishes to participate. OUR HOUSE meets Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Luthern Church, 1711 E. Oltorf, across the IH 35 bridge...

Drake Bell from Nickelodeon’s “Drake and Josh” headlines High School Nation’s 2017 fall tour at Travis High

Drake Bell from Nickelodeon’s “Drake and Josh” headlines High School Nation’s 2017 fall tour at Travis High

By Brandon Herrmann, Editor in chief

November 28, 2017

Filed under News

High School Nation, a California-based music touring company, transformed William B. Travis High School’s football practice field, Tuesday, October 31, during its fall 2017 tour,...

Austin City Limits

Austin City Limits

November 1, 2017

In this, my senior year at Travis High and my first experience being a member of the newly revived Travis Rebel News staff, I experienced an amazing opportunity to attend Austin...

Real World Learning With Bobby Hawthorne

By Blayce Woodward, Sports Editor

September 30, 2017

Filed under News

Bobby Hawthorne, retired director (1977-2006) of Academics and Journalism with Texas University Interscholastic League/International League Press Conference and national author of The Radical Write, a high school journalism textbook, gave a free workshop to the Travis Rebel News staff in September. He said a high-school newspaper is the heart of any campus, and student journalists are the beats ...

“Once an artist, always an artist”

By Jocelyn Rodriguez, A&E Editor

September 26, 2017

Filed under A&E, Art, News


"Friendship does not end in death; it continues strong and true. For once a Rebel always a Rebel; Rebels true, Rebels true."