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Holiday family fun: Fantasy of Lights Parade, Scottsdazzle, Turkey Trot  AZCentral

Ring in the holidays this weekend with a holiday parade, Scottsdale tree-lighting, craft bazaar and turkey trot.

Paul Moro, Arizona's all-time winningest football coach, says he's been fired  USA TODAY High School Sports

Paul Moro, who has the most all-time Arizona high school football coaching wins, said he was fired as head coach at Tempe Marcos de Niza.

Mesa teen finds the right fit at Tempe's Marcos de Niza High School

Mesa teen uses Arizona's open enrollment to find a better fit at Marcos de Niza High School in Tempe.

3 Tempe schools placed on modified lockdown

Three schools in Tempe were placed in modified lockdown Friday afternoon while police searched for a suspected car thief.

Flagstaff falls at state, 8-3, to Marcos de Niza  Arizona Daily Sun

Playing with heavy hearts after the loss of their teammate just days ago, the No. 11 Flagstaff Eagles (12-6) fell to the No. 6 Marcos de Niza Padres (14-4), 8-3,

Marcos de Niza students create greeting cards  ABC15 Arizona

Greeting cards are meant to spread joy, kindness, they are big business! ABC 15 Mornings' Danielle Lerner caught up with a group of students at Marcos de ...

Marcos de Niza to receive grant to rebuild football field

Tempe Marcos de Niza's football field will be refurbished thanks to the Cardinals and the NFL Foundation Grassroots Program.

'We're assuming the worst': Arizona schools target youth vaping in wake of FDA crackdown  AZCentral

The Tempe Union High School District launched a 'Vanish the Vape' program and the state of Arizona is about to start an anti-vaping campaign, too.

Ex-Mtn. Pointe assistant settles in as Marcos football coach  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Eric Lauer seems to have found a home as Marcos de Niza High School's new football coach.

ASU's N'Keal Harry and Washington's Byron Murphy meet for the first time on Saturday night in Seattle  AZFamily

Saturday night's showdown in Seattle will be headlined by two former teammates.

Salpointe beats Marcos de Niza on walkoff double to advance to 4A baseball final

Salpointe advances to the 4A baseball final on a walkoff double in the seventh inning against Marcos de Niza.

Friday pep rally: Marcos de Niza High School  FOX 10 News Phoenix

FOX 10's Liz Kotalik checked out a pep rally at Marcos de Niza High School. (9-23-16)

PD: Marcos de Niza student arrested after bomb found at home (KNXV-TV)

A Marcos de Niza High school student has been arrested after a bomb and bomb making materials were found at his home Tuesday.

Tempe teacher suspected of misconduct with student

A Tempe Marcos de Niza High School math teacher and cheerleading coach is on administrative leave while the Tempe Union High School District investigates ...

Score FREE trees that can make buildings up to 20 degrees cooler, and cut down the energy bill!  ABC15 Arizona

Did you know that you can plant savings with shade trees? A member of the Salt River Project told us that a fully-grown tree can help reduce the annual energy ...

Salpointe Catholic is one win away from its third straight state volleyball title  Arizona Daily Star

Lancers beat Tempe Marcos de Niza Saturday night, will take on top-seeded Phoenix Greenway in Monday night's final.

Marcos de Niza K Krysten Muir making history in state football playoffs

Playoff football pressure mounts, and right in the middle of it is a girl, Krysten Muir.

Tempe Marcos de Niza guard Mason Stark sets Arizona record for consecutive free throws  USA TODAY High School Sports

The pressure is off. Now, when the Division II boys basketball tournament begins next Thursday, Tempe (Ariz.) Marcos de Niza junior guard Mason Stark can ...

Marcos de Niza receives grant for new field from NFL, Cardinals  East Valley Tribune

The Marcos de Niza football team will have a new field to play on next season, thanks to a $100000 grant from the NFL Foundation and the Local Initiatives ...

Micah Olson gets behind the bar of Arizona Distilling Co.'s new cocktail lounge

The Old Walrus Lounge is now open at Arizona Distilling Co., and features tastings, flights and cocktails crafted by veteran mixologist Micah Olson.

Andres Adan Barraza | Meet The Ld18 Candidates  Ahwatukee Foothills News

NAME: Andres Adan Barraza. Age: 34. Immediate family: Amanda Molina (Mother) Miguel Barraza (Father) Nerina Gutierrez (Sister) Darian Barraza (Brother) ...

Barraza: I am running to strengthen student programs  Ahwatukee Foothills News

I was born and raised in Tempe Arizona and I graduated from Marcos de Niza High School in 2002. I studied economics and statistics at Arizona State University ...

Tempe Union, Kyrene board races take shape | Az Community Politics  Ahwatukee Foothills News

The makeup of both school boards that impact Ahwatukee will change in January after two members on each of them have decided not to file for re-election.

Bordow: Fox News slams Corona del Sol on patriotism

On Friday morning, there were reports that the Tempe Corona del Sol administration was asking students not to wear anything “patriotic” for its game later that ...

Thousands take part in walk-ins at schools statewide  Arizona Education News Service

Thousands of parents, teachers, students and community members took part in walk-ins at schools statewide on Wednesday morning before classes started to ...

Bordow: Paul Moro gets record-breaking 332nd win

Paul Moro won his 332nd game Friday, becoming Arizona's all-time winningest high school football coach.

Veterans Day events: Where and how to celebrate in metro Phoenix  AZCentral

From parades to museum exhibits, there's a plethora of ways to celebrate the sacrifices and contributions of veterans the weekend of Nov. 11.

Dramatic week ends with Marana picking NAU grad assistant as new football coach  Arizona Daily Star

Louie Ramirez replaces Andy Litten, who left following breakthrough season.

JROTC hosts ceremony to remember veterans | East Valley Local News  East Valley Tribune

Early Friday morning at Marcos de Niza High School, a mass of flags and colors flooded the school's gym, all to celebrate and remember the members of the ...

Tempe Union earns straight A's  Arizona Republic

Kyrene Elementary earned an A on it's state report card. Tempe Elementary got a B.

Where teens can get FREE school supplies, hygiene products, clothes and more!  ABC15 Arizona

Education is a big expense for families, and some might not have the cash to pay for all the extra things that go with schooling. That is where THREADZ comes in ...

Arizona high school baseball 2017 state tournaments

This is the 2017 AIA state baseball tournaments schedule.

Former SRP employee with Valley ties dies on the job in California  ABC15 Arizona

TEMPE, AZ - Many in the Valley are mourning the loss of a lineman who died after a workplace accident in California. Last Thursday, Justin Kropp, a former Salt ...

Veterans are showered with love by Tempe parade crowd

Families, veterans and supporters from the community lined the streets for the Tempe Veterans Day Parade.

Armed robbery suspect dead after officer-involved shooting in Tempe  AZFamily

An armed robbery suspect who barricaded himself in a Tempe senior living center after being shot by police Wednesday morning has died.

Three Kyrene teachers earn rare board certification | News  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Three Kyrene teachers, including two who teach in Ahwatukee schools, have earned certification by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards ...

Nguyen leads Marcos de Niza to upset before injury

Quarterback Nazareth Greer accounts for six touchdowns, but receiver's season may be done.

ASU Gammage hosts High School Musical Theater Awards  Arizona State University

ASU Gammage hosted the annual High School Musical Theater Awards where two local students to were selected to compete in the national Jimmy Awards in ...

Jimmy Eat World, Mary-Louise Parker and other notable East Valley residents

What do Jimmy Eat World and The Gin Blossoms have in common? They both hail from the East Valley of Arizona.

Arizona's schools chief links 2009 murder to board's failures  PolitiFact

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas recently lobbied against a bill that would allow the state Board of Education to hire and fire its ...

Arizona Student Killed in Love Triangle Involving Math Teacher  FOXNews

An 18-year-old high school student caught with his 48-year-old math teacher in her bedroom was stabbed to death by her boyfriend, who was himself a former ...

FDA warning comes late amid EV vaping epidemic  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Smoking in the boy's room has morphed into vaping in the boys and girls' room as the national e-cigarette vaping epidemic engulfs East Valley schools ...

USA Baseball makes Horizon coach Eric Kibler sport development contributor  AZCentral

Scottsdale Horizon baseball coach Eric Kibler, who made news Friday when he talked publicly for the first time about how he is being pushed out by ...

TUHSD superintendent stepping down at end of year  East Valley Tribune

For the past 32 years, Steve Adolph has been involved with education in one capacity or another, but he recently decided that this year will, professionally, ...

Suchstyles: Using graffiti for good | Get Out  East Valley Tribune

If you're familiar with the history and chronology of Arizona street art, you need no introduction to Suchstyles – the godfather of Arizona graffiti.

Congratulations, Class of 2016  Wrangler News

Tempe's high schools have once again sent their best and finest on to the next step toward the future—a time when these outstanding young people, the Class ...

Phoenix police ID 17-year-old girl found dead in alley

Phoenix police said the body found in a South Phoenix alley Monday morning was that of a 17-year-old girl who appeared to have been beaten to death.

Therapy dogs make school easier for disabled Arizona kids

Meet 14 Arizona school assistance dogs. Dogs that have been trained to nurture and assist disabled students are showing up in classrooms from Queen Creek ...

Desert Mountain to lose football coach Mike Morrissey

Mike Morrissey, who left Iowa last year to become head football coach at Scottsdale Desert Mountain, is leaving this summer to return to the Midwest to take a ...

A high school football rivalry and the Donald Trump controversy that wasn't  USA TODAY High School Sports

Well, this has gotten conservatives fired up, regardless of whether it's true or not: You can't ban students from wearing red, white and blue to a high school ...

Cole Bellinger pitches Hamilton to 2nd straight 6A baseball title with win over Pinnacle

Hamilton gets 6 2/3 innings from Cole Bellinger and holds on to beat Pinnacle for the 6A state baseball title on Tuesday.

American Family Insurance ALL-USA Arizona baseball team 2017, Sports Awards Baseball Athlete and Coach of the Year

See the AZCSA Big and Small School Athletes and Coaches of the Year with the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Arizona Baseball, all-conference teams.

Tempe Union board hopefuls explain qualifications for your vote  Ahwatukee Foothills News


Meet 5 new Tempe school principals for 2014-15

Five Tempe elementary and high schools will have new principals in August.

Bordow: If you see a game at Mesa High, say hi to Virgil

Virgil Schatz has been the voice of Mesa High sports since 1969.

Love triangle killer gets 10 years | Chandler  East Valley Tribune

The man who stabbed an 18-year-old Chandler El Dorado High School student to death after he caught him in bed with his girlfriend and former math teacher ...

Valley teen asks date to dance in a big way  FOX 10 News Phoenix

PHOENIX (KSAZ) - Prom is reaching new proportions, high school teens are coming up with elaborate ways to ask their dates to the big dance. Students at ...

Tempe native dives into first Olympics  Cronkite News

Sam Dorman, a Tempe native who trains in synchronized diving at the University of Miami, is competing in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Breaking down 4A, 5A Arizona high school football playoffs first round

The Arizona Interscholastic Association football playoffs for 11-man teams start this week. Richard Obert will break down each of the five conferences for each ...

Married math teacher and cheerleading coach who 'had sex with student' won't be charged because he was 18 at t  Daily Mail

Marcos de Niza High School math teacher Brooke Hesson has been placed on administrative leave by the Tempe Union High School District in Arizona.

Originality tough to come by in Arizona high school mascot names

A revival of efforts to come up with a unique nickname for new high schools doesn't always hit the mark but can score big.

Williams Field football a model of consistency under coach Steve Campbell

Steve Campbell towers over his Gilbert Williams Field football team at 6 feet, 8 inches.

Arizona high school football Player of the Year watch list

With the regular season in the books and the playoffs about to heat up, this is a good time to look at 10 players with Player of the Year resumes. This year is more ...

Quarterback factory Chandler has 3-way battle for job

Chandler might be the biggest quarterback factory in the state. But the position has not been such a question mark in spring football since Brett Hundley took the ...

Scottsdale Christian QB Jack Miller comforts child whose father died attending SCA football game

Scottsdale Christian football players will be 8-year-old Will Mauvis' biggest fans at SCA's football field on Saturday when he plays in his first game.

Top-seeded Nogales baseball advances to 4A final

No. 1 Nogales started junior Mark Lopez (10-0), who gave up only one hit and no runs over the last two post-season games.

Three area teams make basketball playoffs | Local Sports News  Nogales International

The Rio Rico boys basketball team qualified for the state 4A Conference tournament as the No. 6 seed and will host No. 11 Marcos de Niza High School of ...

AIA expected to make decision on Dysart RB Pedro Banda's eligibility Tuesday

El Mirage Dysart senior running back Pedro Banda faces a one-game suspension ahead of Dysart's first playoff game since 1994 after he was ejected from ...

Bordow: Desert Vista's Dan Hinds true to self

Desert Vista football coach Dan Hinds won't compromise his standards for a few victories.

Tempe craft distillery partners with Four Peaks  Arizona Republic

For years, big-name distilleries have dominated the market, but now, craft distilleries, which specialize in smaller-batch, handcrafted spirits, are increasing at an ...

Finding homes: Quarterbacks enjoy success after moving schools

Three quarterbacks step into their own at smaller schools.

Jacob Blackburn finds football 40 miles away

Jacob Blackburn just wanted to play one more football season, no matter how far it took him.

Phoenix St. Mary's football all business under new coach Tommy Brittain

The first thing new coach Tommy Brittain did when he arrived at Phoenix St. Mary's weight room two months ago was turn off the music.

Miami-Globe Copper Kettle football game has new twist, interesting backstories

First, let's get straight to the breakthrough and history: Last week, Miami beat San Tan Foothills 40-14, clinching the school's first football sectional championship ...

Cesar Chavez crushes Carl Hayden, eyes Phoenix Union title

The move to Division III from Division I means a much less imposing regular-season schedule for Laveen Cesar Chavez, so coach Jim Rattay's team is trying to ...

Homeless to hopeful: Lakel Davis finds his footing back at Alhambra

It is 3 in the morning in July, and the kid they call "Lucky" steps off a Greyhound bus in Phoenix, carrying his life's belongings in two duffel bags and wearing a ...

Top 10 high school running backs for 2016 season

In the spread-offense age, the running back can be forgotten. But Arizona high schools have no shortage. There are quite a few ready to show how important the ...

ASU ROTC cadet receives memorial scholarship named for Marine  Arizona State University

It was the desire to serve her country that attracted Arizona State University senior Miranda Beck to military *service*. Now in her fourth year as a cadet in the Army ...

High school football updated rankings

azcentral sports high school football rankings. Last week's ranking in parenthesis. X indicated not ranked previous week. Super 10: Top 10 Arizona high school ...

Saguaro coach Jason Mohns makes no apologies for transfers

Scottsdale Saguaro football coach Jason Mohns makes no apologies that high school football players want to come into his program.

Arizona high school QB sets state records in 96-74 loss

Phoenix Washington senior Mario Armendarez passed for 756 yards and 10 touchdowns -- both 11-man state records -- in a loss Friday night.

School options: How to select a school in Arizona for your athlete

Arizona is home to robust athletics programs across district, charter and private schools, giving students the chance to compete throughout the year.

Chad DeGrenier steps down as football coach at Mesa Mountain View

After a second consecutive three-win season at Mesa Mountain View, Chad DeGrenier has resigned as football coach, the school said.

Tempe chamber honors Carr-Tenney Mortuary for 90 years as member - Phoenix Business Journal  Upstart

Carr-Tenney Mortuary, the oldest member of the Tempe Chamber of Commerce, has helped families deal with loss for more than 100 years. Once a privately ...

Arizona Department of Education releases school letter grade records  Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting

After refusing to release school letter grade records distributed to Arizona public schools and claiming that no list of all scores existed, the Arizona Department of ...

Arizona distillery wins at stiff competition

Arizona Distilling Company awarded four medals at San Francisco World Spirits Competition.

ASU Alumni Association welcomes new class of 30 Medallion Scholars  Arizona State University

The Medallion Scholarship program, the Alumni Association's signature scholarship initiative, incorporates components of leadership, scholarship and *service*.

High school sports is a balancing act more than ever

With social media, coaches feeling strained, administrators feeling pressure, and the year-round demand of athletes, high school sports are a tough balancing ...

Driven to success: Dunn is Horizon Honor's 1st Flinn scholar  East Valley Tribune

Only 20 high school seniors out of 791 applicants in Arizona received the Flinn scholarship this year. Kara Dunn, a Tempe resident and senior at Horizon ...

Tehran Thomas ready to lead Goodyear Desert Edge football

Tehran Thomas is listed at 5-foot-11, 190 pounds. He is an athlete who doesn't fit the prototype that major college football coaches seek running their offense.

Christy Ann Fornoff's murder not easily forgotten | East Valley Local News  East Valley Tribune

For many of us who lived in the Valley at the time of her senseless murder, the name Christy Ann Fornoff instantly recalls a time when an entire community was.

Baboquivari football ends 68-game losing streak with 1st win since 2008

The mailing address is Sells, but the high school is off Indian Route 19, mile marker 19.5 in a village called Topawa, a desert wasteland about an hour southwest ...

Record 82000 students choose ASU  Arizona State University

Increases seen in transfers, international students and veterans. While college enrollments nationwide may have slowed in recent years, Arizona State ...

Bordow: Maryvale football finally tastes a victory

After the players had dumped cold water over his head in celebration, Phoenix Maryvale coach George Martinez gathered his team at one end of the field and ...

Postino East set to open in downtown Gilbert Monday  East Valley Tribune

The owner of the Valley-based Postino WineCafe family is hoping to add some charm to the heart of downtown Gilbert with the opening of another destination ...

High school football notes: Jerry Rice's son starting own path at Hamilton

Brenden Rice, a wide receiver on Chandler Hamilton's freshman team, is considered a can't-miss prospect. And that's not because his father is Hall of Famer ...

Tucson 'prep school' didn't deliver on promises, football players say  Arizona Daily Star

A Tucson football program geared toward helping high school graduates prepare for college had some major fumbles in its first season, former players say.

Rodney Hu of Arizona Distilling Company on His Go-To Places For Hot Dogs, Dim Sum, and More  Phoenix New Times

Hu is a founding member of the Arizona Distilling Company, the Tempe-based micro distillery that produced the first locally-distilled spirit in the Phoenix metro ...

10 biggest Arizona high school sports memories of 2016

Another year is about to end, but the memories are lasting.

Seven more players join BenU at Mesa for school's inaugural basketball season  Benedictine University Newsroom

Mesa, Arizona ~ Seven players signed letters of intent to play basketball at Benedictine University at Mesa at ceremonies on July 10, in the Community Room of ...

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