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Local News List of high school graduation dates around Southern Arizona KGUN 9 Digital Staff 8  KGUN

Students across Southern Arizona will be moving their tassels to the left this week, signifying the end of high school.

Cholla students launch event showing support, solidarity for LGBTQ peers  Arizona Daily Star

The first ever Visibility Day and Rainbow walk was designed to let every student who walks onto the Cholla campus know that regardless of who they ae or how ...

Monsoon will likely roll into Tucson later than usual this summer  Arizona Daily Star

Although Southern Arizona just saw its second-wettest May on record, monsoons are expected to roll into Tucson later than usual this summer.

TUSD adds second-year Yaqui language course at Cholla High  Arizona Daily Star

Pascua Yaqui students at Cholla High School will have the chance to delve deeper into their tribe's native tongue following the expansion of a Yaqui language ...

Cholla High School remembers student in pedestrian collision  KGUN

17-year-old Joana Sendino was a student at Cholla High School.

TUSDs Cholla High School Expands Yaqi Language Classes

Cholla High School Exands Yaqi Language Classes - Tucson, AZ - For now, the courses are only offered to the native cohort who registered for the first year, but ...

UA graduate students teach Tucson teens about real-world uses for DNA  Arizona Daily Star

The DNA lesson got personal, with students analyzing their physical characteristics and their own saliva.

Vandals damage several westside schools  KGUN

TUCSON, Ariz. - Vandals damaged several westside schools Monday. According to Tucson Unified School District spokeswoman Leslie Lenhart, the damage ...

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.

New crosswalk unlikely anytime soon in area where Tucson student was struck and killed  Arizona Daily Star

Community members and a City Council member are advocating for a marked crosswalk near a west-side intersection after a 17-year-old girl was fatally struck ...

High school senior’s death sparks concern for crosswalk  KOLD-TV

A tragedy on Tucson's west side has many hoping something will be done to help with safety on a busy stretch of road.

Greg Hansen: Pima's vrooming 'Bram' is already one of America's best JC players  Arizona Daily Star

'Bram' Carrasco, a Cholla High School product, uses his speed to burn opponents, wow coaches.

Tucson school districts hope to tackle teacher shortage with job fairs  KGUN

TUCSON, Ariz. - Schools across the state and in many parts of the country continue to face teacher shortages. Southern Arizona school districts are getting an ...

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 ...

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

Here's a look at every Tucson team's schedule for 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 ...

Cholla High teacher arrested on sexual abuse charge  Arizona Daily Star

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

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.”

Steller column: As pedestrians die, Tucson accommodates bad drivers  Arizona Daily Star

Ten pedestrians have died so far this year in the metro area, and the city is removing crosswalks.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Tucson Unified School District releases new school grades  KGUN

The Tucson Unified School District held a press conference Friday announcing new school grades from the Arizona Department of Education on Friday.

Abram Carrasco has a chance to become Pima's best scorer  Arizona Daily Star

When Cholla High School grad Abram Carrasco reached the 1000-point barrier at Pima College last week, he put himself in play to become the leading scorer ...

UA commit Nico Mannion may be best-ever high school player in state history  Arizona Daily Star

On paper, you can make a tight case that incoming UA freshman point guard Nico Mannion is the best high school player in Arizona history. He averaged 32.1 ...

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.

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

Alumni mourn the assistant principal who always flashed a smile.

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

Senior Jackson Ruai dunks the ball during varsity basketball practice at Amphitheater High School, 125 W. Yavapai Road, Jan. 16, 2019, in Tucson.

Pima County teams up with teens to tackle the dangers of vaping  Arizona Daily Star

Pima County has teamed up with high school students across the Tucson area to educate teens about the dangers of vaping nicotine and marijuana.

Local News Hundreds of HS students learn about DNA at UA-sponsored event Phil Villarreal 7  KGUN

TUCSON, Ariz. - Nearly 700 high school students and their biology teachers get the chance to learn about DNA. DNA Day at Cholla High School raises ...

3 women to be honored Sunday for their service to better community  Arizona Daily Star

Three women will be honored Sunday for their community *service* during a celebration at Mission Garden hosted by the Arizona César E. Chávez Holiday ...

30 things to do in Tucson this May  Arizona Daily Star

An ice-cream festival, lots of agave, teacher appreciation and fitness events.

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.

'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.

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 ...

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.

University of Arizona archaeology program helps high schoolers link the past to the future  Arizona Daily Star

An archaeology program at the UA lets area high school students learn about the past while creating opportunities to shape their futures.

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.

$340M in federal funds at risk after Arizona allows schools to opt out of AzMerit  Arizona Daily Star

Arizona is in danger of losing $340 million in federal cash because of a decision by state lawmakers to allow schools to offer an alternative to the AzMERIT ...

25 Great Things to Do in Tucson This Weekend: May 3 to 5  Tucson Weekly

Welcome to the Dark Side: Modern Times Edition. Celebrating their second annual Dark Side event, Arizona Beer House is inviting Modern Times Beer to the...

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.

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: Marana baseball defeats Cholla 4-3 at home  Tucson Local Media

The Marana baseball squad welcomed Cholla High School the afternoon of Tuesday, April 10. The Tigers won the day, 4-3.

Council member requests action at dangerous intersection  KOLD

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - Tucson council member Regina Romero is requesting immediate action be taken to improve safety at an intersection that has ...

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*, ...

Tucson police ID husband accused of killing wife in midtown home  Arizona Daily Star

UPDATE: Court document: Man tells Tucson police he killed wife after she sought divorce.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Tucson women to be honored at Dolores Huerta Celebración de la Mujer  Arizona Education News Service

The Arizona César E. Chávez Holiday Coalition is pleased to announce the 6th Annual Dolores Huerta Celebración de la Mujer on Sunday, March 24th, 3-6 ...

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.

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 ...

Small wildfire seen burning on Catalina Mountains  Arizona Daily Star

A small fire was burning on the Santa Catalina Mountains Thursday evening.

Photos: Monsoon 2018 and other rainstorms in Tucson | Local news  Arizona Daily Star

Photos of the 2018 Monsoon season and other rain in the Tucson area by staff photographers of the Arizona Daily Star and by the Star's readers.

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.

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 ...

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.

Greater chance of thunderstorms in Tucson today  Arizona Daily Star

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.

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.

Greg Hansen: JJ Nakai made the right call to attend Pima, and now she's an Aztecs legend  Arizona Daily Star

Pima's leading scorer has Aztecs on the verge of something special.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

Tucsonans endured triple digit heat for 20 days of July.

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

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Hansen's Sunday Notebook: NCAA sanctions shouldn't define UA swimming legend Rick DeMont  Arizona Daily Star

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

City Week  Tucson Weekly

Art. click to enlarge Jaca Zulu - COURTESY. Courtesy; Jaca Zulu. Black Renaissance. Local musician seanloui put together this recurring event throughout the ...

Photos: 37th annual Tucson International Mariachi Conference | News  Arizona Daily Star

Some 900 students fine tune their musical skills at the International Mariachi Conference at Casino del Sol through Saturday, Tucson, Ariz.

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 ...

Sean Elliott named to College Basketball Hall of Fame  KGUN

Former Arizona Wildcats great Sean Elliott will enter the College Basketball Hall of Fame. A very special congratulations to @seanelliott_32 for being selected to ...

Education Notes: Willcox 8th grader wins MLB essay contest  Arizona Daily Star

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

NFL draft: N'Keal Harry joins list of Arizona high school first-round selections  AZCentral

Arizona hadn't had a former high school football player drafted in the first round of the NFL draft since 2015.

Friday night's high school football matchups and game predictions  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is reaching the half-way point. This week is filled with potential matchups that could make Friday night the best week so far this ...

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 ...

Garrett Nesbitt's complete game propels Marana baseball past Cholla  Tucson Local Media

The Marana Tigers slayed more than just their competition on Tuesday, they rectified a season of bad luck and broken dreams.

Hansen's Sunday Notebook: Arizona Wildcats could sure use a Channing Frye these days  Arizona Daily Star

Cleveland Cavaliers' Channing Frye (9) shoots over New York Knicks' Enes Kanter (00), from Turkey, in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, ...

UCLA reportedly to fire basketball coach Steve Alford  Arizona Daily Star

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

TUSD, deseg plaintiffs agree on plan to keep schools' magnet funding  Arizona Daily Star

They're asking judge not to take action against the five schools this year.

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.

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 ...

TUSD's air conditioning problems leave hundreds of students in hot classrooms  Arizona Daily Star

Hundreds of students returned to school Thursday in hot classrooms, as a plethora of problems plagued air-conditioning units at schools across TUSD.

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 ...

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