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Student arrested for having gun on campus at Florence High School  ABC15 Arizona

A student has been arrested for having a semi-automatic gun in his backpack while at Florence High School Wednesday.

KAFF Sports Releases 2019 High School Football Broadcast Schedule  KAFF News

High school football is right around the corner and once again we are the home for all the action in Flagstaff. KAFF Country Legends 93.5/AM 930 is entering its ...

Surprise Squad gives $1,000 to Florence high school student for college  AZFamily

A Florence grandmother contacted Arizona's Family Surprise Squad for help paying off graduation costs for the grandson she has raised from birth.

JoAnna Wakefield  White Mountain Independent

JoAnna Mae Wakefield, 83, died July 5, 2019. She was born July 3, 1936, to John Phillip Olivier and Lula Mae (Stine) Olivier. She married Ralph R. Wakefield Jr.

Arizona Mining Association and Florence Copper donate scoreboard to Florence High School  Arizona Education News Service

On May 24th, the Arizona Mining Association and Florence Copper unveiled the brand new scoreboard donated to Florence High School.

Threat found inside Florence HS bathroom  ABC15 Arizona

The Florence Police Department have placed more officers at Florence High School after a threat was discovered inside a school bathroom.

Meet the Royalty of the Florence Jr. Parada Rodeo  Cowboy Lifestyle Network

Saddle up for the 2019 Florence Jr. Parada Rodeo with the Florence Jr. Parada Rodeo Royalty! Rodeo Queen, Alexis Dubbs and Rodeo Princess, Willow Root ...

Local high school band members to perform at Herberger Theater Center  Scottsdale Independent

Phoenix-area high school marching bands and musicians will bring select performances of Arizona Theatre Company's production of "The Music Man" to a ...

Arizona baseball coach J.T. Neal hospitalized after being struck in face by line drive  USA TODAY High School Sports

Florence (Ariz.) High head baseball coach J.T. Neal was hospitalized after being struck in the face by a line drive in the first inning at Globe on Tuesday.

Florence High students excel at Survivor cast members' event  Arizona Education News Service

Nathan Lamas and Jeffrey Cordova, Florence High School students, recently attended the Cheer 4 Your Life nation-wide warrior challenge in Dallas, Texas.

Bobby Padilla  White Mountain Independent

Bobby J. Padilla, 37, passed away too soon, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in St. Johns. He was born March 26, 1981 in Mesa, the son of Richard Ybarra Padilla ...

Flagstaff High School Hires New Football Coach  KAFF News

Flagstaff High School has hired its new football coach. The school has hired former NAU Lumberjack player Todd Hanley to lead the Eagles. Hanley has spent ...

Syracuse recruits Joe Girard, Brycen Goodine to compete in 3-point and dunk contests at Final Four

Syracuse, N.Y. -- The Syracuse Orange lost in the first round of this year's NCAA Tournament, but two future Syracuse players will be at the Final Four.

Cardinals, USA Football Award Grants To Local Programs

​USA Football, the sport's national governing body and a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, and the Arizona Cardinals recently awarded grants for new ...

FHS, CHS head coaches generating buzz around local football teams  Arizona Daily Sun

Mike Lapsley and Todd Hanley both have some key pieces of advice to take with them heading into their first-ever jobs as head football coaches.

Dayton Pennington -- Florence, Ariz.  Post-Bulletin

On Saturday, May 5, 2018, our beloved Dayton passed to be with our Lord Jesus Christ. Our hearts are heavy as he will be forever missed and held tightly from.

3TV's Surprise Squad  AZFamily

The Arizona's Family Surprise Squad makes its way around town helping make the day a little brighter for some lucky 3TV viewers. You never know where the ...

Officials dedicate Florence post office to WWII veteran  Cronkite News

On Sept. 16, the U.S. Postal *Service* building in Florence was dedicated to World War II veteran Adolfo “Harpo” Ceyala, now 90.

How Florence Police Sabotaged Investigations of a Child's Slaying and of a Teen's Rape  Phoenix New Times

SPECIAL REPORT: FLORENCE EXPOSED | Part two of three Dustin Kemp is upstairs making his bed on a Sunday afternoon, when someone carrying a ...

GALLERY: Sights from Casteel vs Florence  Sports360AZ

Casteel 35 Florance 26. Casteel will play American Leadership Academy-QC in the Semi-Finals next Saturday, at Campo Verde.

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.

Academic Achievers | Life  Times Daily

Molly Ridgeway, of Florence, a senior at Maryville College, is among five college students in Tennessee to be named a recipient of the 2018 Harold Love ...

Ronald G. Kelsheimer | Obituaries  Emporia Gazette

Ron Kelsheimer, 80, of rural Cedar Point, Kansas died Thursday, November 1, 2018 at St. Luke Hospital in Marion, Kansas. The son of Ira and Margaret ...

Tragic Consequences Follow Mayor Tom Rankin's Control of Politics and Police in Florence  Phoenix New Times

SPECIAL REPORT: FLORENCE EXPOSED | Third of three parts Seated in a conference room near his Florence Town Hall office and dressed in his standard ...

Former Clemson standout Sharone Wright says he'll root for son, 'but Tigers come first'  Greenville News

Former Clemson basketball standout Sharone Wright will be watching the Clemson vs. Wake Forest game with keen interest.

2018 All-Academic Girls Soccer Team (1A-4A)  Sports360AZ

Based on the nominations from coaches and members of the Arizona high school football community, Sports360AZ introduces the 2018 Arizona All-Academic ...

Braswell, Poteet compete in high school rodeo state finals  White Mountain Independent

SHOW LOW — Two members of the Show Low High School Rodeo Team, under the guidance of Nikki Muzrall, a Show Low High School lab-earth science ...

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 ...

Dreamer: Let me pay in-state tuition in my home state

My Turn: My birthplace shouldn't dictate my future. The Arizona Board of Regents have the chance to change that.

Queen Creek having stellar baseball season | Az Sports Local  East Valley Tribune

The Queen Creek High School baseball team has a whole new atmosphere this season.

Saddling up for a different kind of school  Arizona State University

ASU Prep Digital, a slate of online high school classes introduced in August, enables students to take as many or as few classes as they want, when they want ...

Hardaway-Kosh | Milestones  SCNow

The bride, who was escorted by her father, is the. daughter of Dr. and Mrs. William Daniel Hardaway, II of Florence, SC. She received a B.A in Psychology/ ...

SEASON PREVIEW: SHS Boys Basketball | Local Sports  Sahuarita Sun

First-year boys basketball Coach Lee Smith says he wants to bring a change of culture to the Sahuarita Mustangs, a culture of defense.

Klassen takes reins at River Valley: New Devils' head coach has worked in powerful 3A North, Phoenix area, 2A East  Mohave Valley News

MOHAVE VALLEY — David Klassen took a long and winding road to River Valley High School where he took the Dust Devils' head football coach position early ...

No. 1 Lady 'Devs prepare for state: Ruckle reels off River Valley's accomplishments during last half-decade  Mohave Valley News

MOHAVE VALLEY — Two days before the No. 1-ranked Lady Dust Devils were to face off against the No. 16-ranked Florence High School Lady Gophers, River ...

Local Biz Awards  Arizona Daily Star

Honors and awards for local businesses and business people.

Season Preview: Sahuarita boys basketball growing in numbers  Sahuarita Sun

There's a newfound sense of optimism around the Sahuarita boys basketball program, thanks to an influx of young talent.

ASU professor casts fear aside to tell the story of female shrimp traders in Sinaloa, Mexico  Arizona State University

Twenty years, the threat of personal violence and two unexpected deaths have not quelled the fervor of ASU anthropologist Maria Cruz Torres to make visible ...

Drug tunnel to Mexico uncovered in kitchen of former KFC  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

After a significant drug bust in Arizona, police found a 600-foot long tunnel allegedly used to smuggle drugs across the border from Mexico to the kitchen of a ...

Key moments in Arizona history

Arizona in a relatively young member of the United States, but it still has a long history. Here are the key moments in Arizona's history over the years, from ...

Heath Fillmyer Stats, Fantasy & News

July 12, 2019, Omaha Storm Chasers sent RHP Heath Fillmyer on a rehab assignment to AZL Royals. May 29, 2019, Omaha Storm Chasers placed RHP Heath ...

Gallery: Those we lost in 2016 | Local |  Elko Daily Free Press

James Leo Cozby, age 83, passed away on January 1, 2016. Jim was born August 10, 1932 in Fresno, CA. During his early life his family lived in several cities ...

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