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Hansen Sunday Notebook: MLK Basketball Classic will showcase diversity of Tucson's teams  Arizona Daily Star

Star sports columnist Greg Hansen offers his opinion on recent sports news.

Cholla High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The Star counts down the top 10 players in Cholla history.

Parents, students concerned over possible threats to Cholla High School  Tucson News Now

Many parents and students at Cholla High School are voicing concern over reported threats that a student would "shoot up" the school on Wednesday.

Seen and heard from LA: Missing — a lot — and an Arizona Wildcats' homecoming, sorta  Arizona Daily Star

Justin Spears brings you the sights and sounds from the Galen Center in Los Angeles, where the Arizona Wildcats shot a season-worst 27.8 percent from the ...

Here's a team-by-team look at the 2018 high school football schedule  Arizona Daily Star

Ironwood Ridge and Mountain View kicked off the Southern Arizona high school football season. Here's what every team will face in 2018: ...

Discipline Crisis: Changes coming to TUSD  KGUN

Another major development in our investigation into the discipline crisis in Tucson's largest school district.Superintendent tells KGUN9 he's working on a new ...

Students across Tucson join national demonstration against school violence  Arizona Daily Star

When Tucson High students marched, cone bystander screamed: “I'm so proud of you guys — you give me hope for the future.”

Ongoing air conditioning issues at TUSD schools  KGUN

Thousands of students and teachers are heading back to school Thursday.For many of the students in the Tucson Unified School District, classrooms ...

Neto's Tucson: A Cholla Charger looks back — then ahead  Arizona Daily Star

As the sun set Wednesday, extending the shadows over Ed Brown Stadium, a long double-file line of students in orange and navy-blue mortarboards and gowns ...

Pima College wins fifth straight game despite 'too sloppy' performance  Arizona Daily Star

Team holds off Air Force Prep 21-13 in a game played at Cholla High School.

Cholla High teacher arrested on sexual abuse charge  Arizona Daily Star

The incident involved a 15-year-old student on campus.

Power knocked out at Cholla High School  KGUN

Three power outages hit Tucson Electric Power customers Friday, including one on the westside that knocked out power at Cholla High School for several hours.

No longer an easy win, Cholla has emerged with one of Arizona's best offenses  Arizona Daily Star

New coach, dynamic offense has west-side program challenging for playoff spot.

Former Cholla High teacher gets probation for sexual abuse case  Tucson News Now

Former Cholla High School teacher Eddie Rodriquez was placed on three years probation in a sexual abuse case involving a teenage student.

Collection: Catalina High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

2002 football player of the year: Catalina's Phillip Pickett, left. 2002 football coach of the year: Catalina's Shawn Wasson, right. Photo by A.E. Araiza / Arizona ...

Collection: Cienega High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just around the corner and the Star is counting down the days with a top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern Arizona.

Photos: Students walk out in Tucson | Local news  Arizona Daily Star

Thousands of school students in the Tucson area joined thousands more around the country during walk outs on and off campuses to commemorate 17 students ...

Neto's Tucson: Remembering Doug Adams of Cholla High  Arizona Daily Star

Alumni mourn the assistant principal who always flashed a smile.

'Still driving': Tailgating a 20-year tradition for Pima College dad Marlon Hall  Arizona Daily Star

Marlon Hall has been barbecuing, celebrating since his oldest daughter played flag football.

Education Notes: TEP donates $85k for teacher supply program  Arizona Daily Star

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona.

Few takers among Dodge students to attend Cholla  Arizona Daily Star

In an effort to improve racial integration at heavily Hispanic Cholla High School, TUSD has developed a plan to draw from its highest-performing — and more ...

Students are star of the show in TUSD board candidates forum  Tucson News Now

She and her peers expressed those wants and needs during a candidates forum Thursday night, Oct. 18, at Mansfeld Magnet Middle School.

Letter grades released for Tucson Unified schools  Tucson News Now

The Tucson Unified School District on Friday, Oct. 5 hosted a news conference to talk about the letter grades assigned to its schools.

Hottest September on record in Tucson marks two years of above-average monthly temps  Arizona Daily Star

Fall is already here, but summer went out swinging. Last month was the warmest September on record in Tucson, according to the National Weather *Service*, ...

Overton set Arizona high school scoring record, didn't get 'Chuck's Cafeteria'  Arizona Daily Star

Star columnist Greg Hansen is counting down the best days in Tucson sports history. Today: No. 95.

Ironwood Ridge boys soccer falls to Tucson High, 1-0  Tucson Local Media

Erik Wolf's message to his players in his postgame speech Tuesday evening was short and sweet.

Greg Hansen's Top 100 Sports Figures of 2018: 80-61 | Tucson Sports  Arizona Daily Star

Star columnist Greg Hansen counts down the most prominent sports figures in Southern Arizona from 2018. Find out who makes the cut.

Photos: First TUSD Marching Band Exhibition | News  Arizona Daily Star

Almost 500 students from eight TUSD schools gathered at Catalina High School to perform their seasonal shows and massed together at the end for a rendition ...

Collection: Desert View High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The Star counts down the top 10 players in Desert View history.

August in Tucson was hot and wet; September rain is up in the air  Arizona Daily Star

We're on a roll. June and July were wetter and hotter than average. August was no exception. Total rainfall last month reached 2.71 inches, 0.32 of an inch ...

Tucson's hottest day of the year (so far) gives way to storms, damaging winds  Arizona Daily Star

Storm cells arrived in the Tucson area Thursday afternoon, bringing strong winds and slight rains after the day began with warnings of excessive heat.

Area south of Tucson received 2 inches of rain yesterday, more rain expected today  Arizona Daily Star

Many areas in Pima County received heavy amounts of rainfall yesterday, with an area northwest of Benson receiving more than two inches, the National ...

Small wildfire burning in Catalina Mountains  Arizona Daily Star

A small wildfire on the western end of the southern slopes of the Santa Catalinas just above and east Swan, Thursday September 6, 2018, Tucson, Ariz. A small ...

JOE, George Lee, III

JOE, George Lee, III. was born in Tucson, AZ, on August 11, 1962, to George Lee and Phyllis J. Gaston Joe. The eldest of four siblings, George was ...

Tucson weather: More rain, thunderstorms expected this weekend  Arizona Daily Star

If you enjoyed the monsoon weather Friday, there could be more for the Tucson area heading into Saturday evening. The National Weather *Service* in Tucson ...

Collection: Canyon del Oro High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just over two months away and the Star is counting down the days with a Top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern ...

Collection: Douglas High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just around the corner and the Star is counting down the days with a top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern Arizona.

Collection: Amphi High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

Amphitheater has produced great talent, specifically from the Vern Friedli era.

TUSD proposes program changes to bolster enrollment at underutilized schools  Arizona Daily Star

As Tucson's largest school district continues to struggle with declining enrollment that has left several of its high schools well below capacity, Superintendent ...

They're ba-ack! Students start moving into University of Arizona dorms  Arizona Daily Star

Around 600 students of the expected 6800 moved in today during the University of Arizona's early dorm move-in day. Move-In Crew volunteers are available to ...

Severe thunderstorm warning in place for north Tucson  Arizona Daily Star

A severe thunderstorm warning was put in place Tuesday afternoon for areas in north Tucson, Oro Valley, and Marana. A flood advisory was also issued for ...

Collection: Marana High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just around the corner and the Star is counting down the days with a top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern Arizona.

Graduation season is underway across the Tucson area  Arizona Daily Star

Thousands of Tucson teens will don caps and gowns as graduation season gets underway. Students at Salpointe Catholic High School took part in the rite of ...

Zoo lights at Reid Park Zoo set to open this week  KGUN

Zoo Lights at Reid Park Zoo are set to open this week.

Fingers crossed: Above-average August rain could follow 'spectacularly average' July  Arizona Daily Star

Tucsonans endured triple digit heat for 20 days of July.

Arizona civics test may keep 14 Tucson-area teens from graduating  Arizona Daily Star

More than 7000 12th-graders across the Tucson area have passed the test.

Some of the best photos of 2018 by Arizona Daily Star photographers  Arizona Daily Star

Some, but not all of the best photos taken by Arizona Daily Star photographers (and reporters) in 2018, as selected by photo editor Rick Wiley. He went through ...

Greater chance of thunderstorms in Tucson today

Droplets invert the image of a saguaro at Saguaro National Park East along Freeman road during a monsoon storm, Tuesday July 10, 2018, Tucson, Ariz.

TUSD increases property taxes to pay for 7 road and parking projects  Arizona Daily Star

Tucson Unified School District is increasing property taxes on its residents, money that will be used to fund transportation and infrastructure-related ...

Former players helping fellow Wildcat Chris Corral pay medical bills  Arizona Daily Star

Sad news: Chris Corral, a key member of 1991-93 Desert Swarm-era football teams, was involved in a horrific car wreck May 6 and broke his neck, ribs, a hip ...

Steller column: Money meant for Arizona teachers can fairly go to others  Arizona Daily Star

TUSD angered some by suggesting non-teachers might get money intended for teachers' raises.

TUSD can't beat the heat on first day of school  Tucson News Now

On the first day of school for the Tucson Unified School District, members of its district leadership had a grave outlook about its facilities capabilities in the ...

KRS-One Visits Cholla High Magnet School  Tucson Weekly

Yesterday, I said there was a rumor going around that rapper and activist KRS-One planned on visiting Cholla High Magnet School today, since he was...

Southern Arizona's 10 best high school quarterbacks so far  Arizona Daily Star

Here's a quick look at the top 10 passing leaders around Southern Arizona through Friday, Sept. 15.

Hansen's Sunday Notebook: Pima's 'pumpkins' head east in search of a title  Arizona Daily Star

Star columnist Greg Hansen chimes on Chase Budinger's big break, Arizona's soccer success — and why Robert C. Robbins' alma mater might target him as its ...

Countdown: Southern Arizona's top 22 high school football players  Arizona Daily Star

The Star is counting down the 22 best high school football players in Southern Arizona leading up to the Aug. 16 season opener between Ironwood Ridge and ...

Catalina Foothills HS students among many in Tucson taking part in Walkout Wednesday  Tucson News Now

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Students at Catalina Foothills High School took part in Walkout Wednesday, a national movement aimed at protesting gun ...

Greg Hansen ranks Tucson's top 11 high school football players of 2017  Arizona Daily Star

The Star's columnist counts down his favorite football players from the just-completed high school season.

Collection: Buena High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The Star counts down the days until high school football season with each high school in Southern Arizona's all-time Top 10 player list.

For Arizona Wildcats legend Sean Elliott, 1988 Final Four run was the start of something special  Arizona Daily Star

Sean Elliott could have been a mercenary, and that would have been just fine.

Education Notes: Walden Grove High School teacher lauded for excellence  Arizona Daily Star

Benjamin Lebovitz, a choir and drama teacher at Walden Grove High School in the Sahuarita Unified School District, was honored with the February Teacher ...

Greg Hansen: Southern Arizona's Top 100 Sports Figures of 2018  Arizona Daily Star

Star columnist Greg Hansen counts down the most prominent sports figures in Tucson and the surrounding region to ring in the new year. Here's the complete ...

Marana lineman Jordan Morgan commits to Arizona Wildcats  Arizona Desert Swarm

The Arizona Wildcats have added a Tucson product to their 2019 recruiting class. Marana High School offensive lineman Jordan Morgan committed to the UA on ...

TUSD axes controversial economic class with ties to the Koch network  Arizona Daily Star

After a controversial economics class with ties to the Koch network slipped into four high schools without proper vetting or approval, Tucson's largest school ...

New info on TUSD vice-principal and counselor arrests for failure to report sex abuse  KGUN

We are learning more about why Tucson Police arrested aTUSDvice principal and counselor on Tuesday.

KELLY: Is Scherling Cholla's savior  Tucson News Now

The coach who turned around Buena is bringing his high octane spread offense to what he hopes is a sleeping giant at the base of Tumamoc Hill.

Collection: Catalina Foothills High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

Catalina Foothills captains Cullen Drenkhahn (68), Max Michalczik (44), Brandon Smith (33) and Rhett Rodriguez (4) head out for the coin toss. Mike Christy ...

Pima College hosts Bruce Fleck Classic starting tonight on campus  Arizona Daily Star

The Pima College women's basketball team will take on the toughest challenge of the 2018-19 season to date this week, when they host the Bruce Fleck Classic ...

Dallas DT Kane Bradford verbally commits to Arizona Wildcats  Arizona Daily Star

Kevin Sumlin and Co. landed another recruit from Texas for Arizona's 2019 class. This time, it's Kane Bradford, defensive tackle from Dallas (Skyline HS).

Here's how to use your tax credits to help public schools  Arizona Daily Star

Here's what you need to know about claiming a tax credit for a donation to public or charter schools.

Prankster gets serious: Coach had cancer; team had his back  Arizona Daily Star

Robert Soza-Villanueva said he's feeling better since learning he had kidney cancer.

Photos: Pusch Ridge 34, Cholla 28 | Galleries  Arizona Daily Star

Pusch Ridge advances to 4-1 with a win over Cholla.

Neto's Tucson: Mariachi Cobre's famed Roberto Martinez coming home to Sunnyside  Arizona Daily Star

It's not every day that former Tucsonans, whose hearts and roots remain in the desert valley, have an opportunity to return home. That day has come for Roberto ...

Pima Aztecs will try to build on best-ever season with two key returners, new-look roster  Arizona Daily Star

Editor's note: This article is part of the Star's 2018-19 college basketball guide, which ran in Sunday's paper.

Infinite Beauties sound even better with time | Weekend music

Infinite Beauties and Elegant Rabies, plus a Freddie Mercury tribute, a house party heads up, weekly gig listings and more in your music ...

Elliott was NBA All-Star after time in Tucson  Arizona Daily Star

Former Cholla High/UA standout went to Spurs at No. 3 in 1989.

Hansen's Sunday Notebook: Salpointe Catholic's run to state title game is one for the ages  Arizona Daily Star

Salpointe players cheer their fans after they defeated Sahuaro 53-6 in their state 4A semifinal at Mountain View High School, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, Marana, Ariz ...

Greg Hansen's Top 100 Sports Figures of 2018: 100-81 | Tucson Sports  Arizona Daily Star

Star columnist Greg Hansen counts down the most prominent sports figures in Southern Arizona from 2018. Find out who makes the cut.

A Tucson mom stopped to help a stranger. Then came the crash.  Arizona Daily Star

Editor's note: This is Chapter 1 in a 3-part series. Head here to read Chapter 2, The Choice, and Chapter 3, Blame. Twilight was giving way to darkness on ...

Tucson Unified holds School Safety Community Forums to inform families about safety protocols, address concerns  Arizona Education News Service

Tucson Unified School District will hold two School Safety Community Forums to share information about how the district works to ensure children are safe and ...

No. 18 • Ed Brown becomes Tucson's first black HS coach  Arizona Daily Star

Dec. 17, 1968: Cholla's Ed Brown becomes Tucson's first African-American head coach.

Greg Hansen: Tucson High sprinter has potential to be fastest in city history  Arizona Daily Star

The fastest runner in Tucson history? It is a never-to-be-decided debate between Tucson High's Joe Batiste in 1939 and Amphitheater's Michael Bates 50 years ...

Jimmy John's near UA welcomes students back with $1 sandwiches  Arizona Daily Star

Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches is welcoming back University of Arizona students with $1 sandwiches on Saturday, Aug. 18. The deal is good from 5 to 8 ...

UCLA reportedly to fire basketball coach Steve Alford  Arizona Daily Star

Alford landed former Arizona commits T.J. Leaf and Shareef O'Neal.

Disparate paths helped Cholla form dream team  Arizona Daily Star

Chargers are 22-1 thanks to African-born trio, dynamic coach.

Neto's Tucson: 'Dream on the dump' remains for Josefina Cardenas  Arizona Daily Star

Josefina Cardenas has spent all her nearly 58 years living along the banks of the Santa Cruz River, at the foot of Sentinel Peak. She reveres the land, she ...

Arizona's Top 50 high school boys basketball players of all-time

To pick 50 players in more than 100 years of high school basketball is a daunting task. Here's 50 that stand out.

Nearly vanished school trend making a comeback  Arizona Daily Star

Schools rethink design as collaborative learning becomes more popular.

Carrasco steals some McKale magic to rally Cholla  Arizona Daily Star

As the Cholla High School boys basketball team gloriously walked off Lute and Bobbi Olson Court on Monday night and into the depths of McKale Center, coach ...

Supporters see possibility of reviving Tucson district's ethnic studies program  Arizona Capitol Times

Lorenzo Lopez, a history teacher at Cholla High School in Tucson and a former Mexican American Studies teacher, said the new desegregation plan in Tucson ...

A huge list of the 98 locations feeding kids for free this summer  Arizona Daily Star

Any child under 18 can eat breakfast and lunch for free at these locations.

Tucson sets new record for July 9 rain  Arizona Daily Star

Tucson has set a new July 9 record for rainfall, with 1.01 inches falling so far at the airport as of 5 p.m..

8 things you need to know about monsoon season  Arizona Daily Star

Lightning and Ocotillo meet as a late evening storm moves across Oro Valley towards the Tucson Mountains on July 8, 2018 north of Tucson, AZ.

The top 10 boys basketball players from Tucson  Arizona Daily Star

Editor's note: This summer, Star columnist Greg Hansen is counting down the top 10 of just about everything related to Tucson sports.

At 26, Santa Rita's House is 'relatable' for players  Arizona Daily Star

Nine years removed from being Cholla's quarterback, House now a head coach.

Neto's Tucson: Holding the UA accountable as a Hispanic Serving Institution  Arizona Daily Star

Now that the University of Arizona is offiically a Hispanic Serving Institution, what comes next?

Rest in Peace Samaniego | News  Tucson Local Media

I was on Facebook when I saw the announcement of the passing of Golder Ranch Fire Fighter Jose Samaniego. I instantly recognized his face but it took me a ...

TUSD would move Dodge, add students | Education  Arizona Daily Star

TUSD Governing Board approves boundary changes in an effort to integrate schools.

From Justin Bieber's fiancée to Jimmy Kimmel: Notable people who have called Tucson home  Arizona Daily Star

Folks who were born in or lived in Tucson long enough to call themselves a Tucsonan.

University of Arizona study seeks ways to recruit, keep women in transportation workforce  Arizona Daily Star

It is not fondly that Charlene Robinson remembers taking a career test at Cholla High School in 1980.

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