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Gilbert police investigating 'unsubstantiated threat' directed at Mesquite High School  AZCentral

Gilbert police said there was no credible threat to the school stemming from messages posted on Snapchat.

Arrest made in threat hoax against Mesquite High School  AZCentral

Gilbert police released few details about the hoax threat, other than a juvenile was taken into custody.

Nathan Sutherland was a popular student, football player at Mesquite High School, according to teacher KPNX

GILBERT, Ariz. — We're learning more about the past of the nurse accused of raping and impregnating a disabled patient at Hacienda HealthCare. Nathan ...

Carlos Artis fired as boys basketball coach at Mesquite  AZCentral

Carlos Artis, who played football at Arizona State, said he was called by new AD Rod Huston and told to write a resignation letter.

2 out of 3 elementary students bused to this Arizona district arrive late each day. Here's why  AZCentral

Gilbert school officials hope to allay the district's transportation issues by creating new class start and end times for students of similar grades.

Krystle Henderson and Jen Wahl return to Mesquite High School KPNX

When Everywhere A to Z went to Gilbert, Team 12's Krystle Henderson and Jen Wahl knew they had to visit their old stomping grounds again.

Not your average sport: eSports prepares for future as school sports in Arizona  FOX 10 News Phoenix

It's not football, baseball, or basketball, but eSports, or computer gaming, is more popular than ever. FOX 10's Kari Lake reports.

Lancers have a chance to make school history with first state title  Arizona Daily Star

Salpointe Catholic fielded its first varsity baseball team in 1951 and although the school has won 47 state championships, it has never won a baseball title.

Across EV, high school students plead for help  East Valley Tribune

East Valley high school students are pleading for help.

Girls basketball must-see players this Arizona high school season  AZCentral

The number of talented girls basketball players in Arizona gets greater every year. This could be one of the best in high school history. As official practices began ...

Gilbert Public Schools board approves pay raises for 2019-20 school year  Community Impact Newspaper

Mar 27, 2019: With the blessing of district teachers, the Gilbert Public Schools governing board passed a pay raise March 26 of 4.5 percent for teachers and 3 ...

AIA, athletes take strides toward prevention of arm injuries  Cronkite News

Due to the rise of arm injuries in youth baseball, physical therapy and pitch counts are two ways to prevent serious injury.

A look at key Week 6 games in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

It's Week 6 in Arizona high school football. We're already at the midway point of the 2018 season.

Chad DeGrenier New Mesa High Head Coach  Sports360AZ

Pending Mesa Governing Board approval, Chad DeGrenier will be the next head football coach of the Mesa Jackrabbits. He coached the past three seasons at ...

4A championship preview: Saguaro dynasty build on love and relationships  AZCentral

Saguaro is going for its sixth consecutive state football championship with a roster full of Division I recruits. But in the end, it's all about family.

Trevor Messing voted Week 11 Arizona high school football top performer  AZCentral

A look at the top performances in the final week of the regular football season.

Classmates rally around special needs students at HS basketball game  AZFamily

It felt like a big playoff game at Mesquite High School in Gilbert Tuesday, with the band, cheerleaders and fired-up crowd.

Arizona Represented Well Among 2019 Baseball America Draft Prospects  Sports360AZ

By Andrew Bell. According to a recent 2019 Top 300 MLB Draft Prospect board done by Baseball America, there is plenty of potential big league talent ranging ...

Salpointe's Evan Nelson gives up MVP trophy to teammate after leading basketball team to PrimeTime title  AZCentral

Salpointe Catholic, led by point guard Evan Nelson, made a statement that it might be the best Arizona high school boys basketball team in the AIA.

Discount grocery chain chooses Gilbert for Arizona debut  East Valley Tribune

A no-frills German discount-grocery chain that sells its own brand is making its first foray into Arizona with two locations planned for Gilbert.

Arizona high school football Coach of the Year candidates heading into playoffs  AZCentral

You've seen the football Player of the Year candidates. Now let's look at the coaches who stood out this season.

Jaden Lee finally finding stability at Mesquite in winding hoops career

He rose to the top, fell to the bottom, tried to catch up academically, and now senior Jaden Lee has hope for his basketball future.

Saguaro 5-star recruit Kelee Ringo lists top 15 colleges: 'Please respect my decision'  AZCentral

Scottsdale Saguaro junior cornerback Kelee Ringo, a 5-star football recruit, listed his top 15 colleges in a tweet on Friday, a couple of hours before the Sabercats ...

Arizona high school football playoff schedule and Richard Obert's picks  AZCentral

These are the Arizona high school football playoff games scheduled for Friday, Nov. 2 and Saturday, Nov. 3. Higher-seeded teams will host these first-round ...

Arizona high school football rankings through Oct. 5  AZCentral

A look at where the Arizona high school football teams rank through eight weeks. Super 10. No. 1 Peoria Centennial Coyotes (7-0). Cemented at No. 1 after ...

Aztec wrestlers rebuilding: Underclassmen face challenge following departure of seniors  Wrangler News

After winning the 2017 AIA Division I State Championship and then finishing fourth in 2018, the Aztec wrestling program, with only five returning starters, started ...

Gilbert Junior High closed after long fight  East Valley Tribune

After five years of discussion, the Gilbert Public Schools board has voted 5-0 to close Gilbert Junior High School.

Hansen's Sunday Notebook: Loaded Wildcats will have to be road warriors as NCAAs begin  Arizona Daily Star

Arizona's Bianca Pagdanganan watches her tee shot during the final round of the NCAA Division I Women's Golf Championships in Stillwater, Okla., Wednesday ...

East Valley kids, teens energize 'Annie Jr.' musical  East Valley Tribune

A small theater inside ImprovMANIA Comedy Club in downtown Chandler has been seeing a flurry of activity as nearly 40 children and teens chat, set up props, ...

Arizona baseball recruiting: Get to know 2020 commit Ethan Long  Arizona Desert Swarm

Ethan Long is currently wrapping up his freshman season at Mesquite High School in Gilbert, AZ. He was in a very fortunate situation entering high school as he ...

Rewind: What we learned in Week 7 of Arizona high school football  AZCentral

There were records, revelations, upsets, reminders in Week 7.

Top Saguaro recruit Kelee Ringo says he broke code of conduct rule  AZCentral

Saguaro junior cornerback Kelee Ringo, who has more than 30 major college football offers, won't be playing in the playoffs.

Mesa firefighter set to prove he's a 'Titan'  East Valley Tribune

East Mesa resident Steven Hoppe survived a tumultuous child birth, a serious motorcycle crash and cancer.

Gilbert high-school champ rings, bought by... Wingstop?

Wingstop franchisees are buying $3800 in championship rings for Mesquite High School's baseball team to celebrate the school's first title.

Baseball to aeronautical engineering: Horizon's Huff covers all bases  East Valley Tribune

Maybe someday Kody Huff's No. 25 will join his father Tim Huff's No. 14 among the retired numbers at Horizon High School.

Graduating seniors taking the stage for commencement in East Valley  East Valley Tribune

Graduating seniors in the East Valley are taking in lots of scholarship money for colleges and universities. So far, they have received more than $200 million in ...

Now, a Gilbert apartment project riles Chandler  East Valley Tribune

Just months after the controversial City Gate apartment development fell apart in Gilbert due to resident backlash, the Town Council will consider approving ...

Perry, Fountain Hills win AIA beach volleyball championships  AZCentral

Gilbert Perry won the Division I beach volleyball state championship for the first time in its history Thursday night with a 4-1 win over Goodyear Millennium.

LPGA aims to get girls out on the links  East Valley Tribune

On a recent afternoon at Talking Stick Golf Club, the course was peppered with golfers.

Rewind: What we learned from Week 3 in Arizona high school football  AZCentral

A look at the top moments in Week 3 across Arizona high school football on Friday night.

Lawmakers fume over veto of bigger allowance | News  East Valley Tribune

Some lawmakers already are exploring how — and when — they can finally get an increase in their living allowances after the governor vetoed a bill that had ...

Banner MD Anderson center celebrates survivors | News  East Valley Tribune

Josh Critser was just starting his nursing studies at school when he said he heard the life-changing news: “You've got cancer.”

Gilbert's Lindsey Stirling has plenty to be thankful for this holiday season  East Valley Tribune

Lindsey Stirling is a master multitasker. Onstage, the Gilbert native plays the violin like a champ and captivates audiences with her unique EDM style on a ...

Arizona high school volleyball preview: Changes lead to parity in 2018  AZCentral

Chaparral and Queen Creek have moved up to 6A. Scottsdale Horizon moved down to 5A.

Desert Ridge jazz band to perform at international meet  East Valley Tribune

The Rattler Jazz Band from Desert Ridge Junior High Rattler in Mesa is starting the new year in a big way.

Centennial will play host to Washington champ Eastside Catholic in Geico Bowl  AZCentral

Centennial will play host to Washington champion Eastside Catholic on Dec. 22 at 8:30 p.m. in the Geico Bowl.

Orbital ATK opens new satellite building in Gilbert  East Valley Tribune

Advanced aerospace manufacturer and longtime Gilbert employer Orbital ATK officially pulled back the curtain on its new satellite engineering building on June ...

Arizona high school boys volleyball 2017 state tournament schedule, analysis, predictions

This is the 2017 state tournament schedule for Arizona high school boys volleyball.

AZ educators get creative in finding solutions to growing teacher shortage  Cronkite News

Arizona educators utilize creative techniques to deal with chronic teacher shortages – from recruiting to using qualified teachers effectively.

High schools in the East Valley | East Valley Education News  East Valley Tribune

Thousands of students attend district schools in Gilbert, Mesa, Chandler and Tempe. Classes for Chandler Unified School District and Queen Creek Unified ...

Higley High in Gilbert receives challenging school recognition  East Valley Tribune

The number of college-level tests taken by Higley High students has placed the school on the Washington Post's 2014 list, 'America's Most Challenging High ...

Hundreds heed EV moms' campaign to curb kids on social media  East Valley Tribune

What started as a Thanksgiving hike became a movement to help parents push back against the digital tide of social media and learn how to control it so that it.

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 ...

Thousands vote at polls, but late earlies take days to be tallied  Arizona Education News Service

Thousands of Arizona voters went to the polls today on election day to vote in the 2018 midterms for candidates for governor, superintendent of public instruction ...

Snowflake football community remembers 9/11 with special jerseys, tribute video  AZCentral

In a tribute video made by Curtis Cook, Snowflake head football coach Kay Solomon's brother-in-law, the community comes together to remember 9/11.

EV woman's book offers a raw look at suicide  East Valley Tribune

In the aftermath of her husband's suicide, Chandler helicopter flight instructor Missy Palrang felt alone even when surrounded by friends.

The Latest: McSally-Sinema Senate Race Too Close to Call  U.S. News & World Report

PHOENIX (AP) — Voters are making their final decisions in a historic Arizona election.

Arizona Sports Awards Athletes of the Week

Each week, azcentral sports' Arizona Sports Awards, presented by Valley Chevy Dealers, honors a Male and Female Athlete of the Week, presented by ...

Gilbert teen Thomas Muglia makes it onto 'American Idol'

A senior from Mesquite High School heads to Hollywood Week on the Fox show.

Game of the Week: No looking back for Mountain Pointe football coach Rich Wellbrock  AZCentral

A year to forget has turned into a season to remember for first-year Mountain Pointe football coach Rich Wellbrock.

Move over, Sophia; Make maternity room for Jessica  East Valley Tribune

One thing is clear from the latest list of the most popular baby names in Arizona this year.

Jim Jones steps down as head football coach at Mesquite

Jim Jones is stepping down for family reasons but he is not stepping away from Gilbert Mesquite's football program.

6A quarterfinals preview: No. 6 Perry at No. 3 Desert Vista  East Valley Tribune

Desert Vista may need all of its offensive weapons when high-scoring Perry visits at 7 p.m. Friday for a 6A football quarterfinal game.

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.

Nike Tournament of Champions | 2017 High School Girls Basketball - Basketball Event  FloHoops

We're back for another year of the best high school girls basketball has to offer at the Nike Tournament of Champions. FloHoops will be streaming LIVE from ...

Graduation: Mesa student takes early leap to join Class of 2013  East Valley Tribune

Graduation is just days away. Then, they'll be moving on to the next phases of their life. For many, it's not a day too soon. But for one Mesa student, Thursday's ...

Arizona high school state champions 2017-18  AZCentral

This is a list of the team champions in Arizona high school sports for the 2017-18 school year.

Desert Vista's Alex DePriest helped others by donating organs  AZCentral

Phoenix Desert Vista senior volleyball player Alex DePriest was in Kansas with her best friend over the weekend when she passed out and had to be flown to a ...

Valley Vista's Taylor Chavez named Gatorade Arizona Girls Basketball Player of the Year  AZCentral

Taylor Chavez, who led Surprise Valley Vista to a second consecutive 6A state championship, has been chosen the Gatorade Arizona Girls Basketball Player of ...

Gilbert's Mesquite HS hosts 'Miss Arizona' this week; winner to 'Miss America'  East Valley Tribune

Since winning the 2012 Miss Arizona competition, now 23-year-old Piper Stoeckel admits her life has drastically changed.

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.

EV schools could face chaos despite Ducey plan  East Valley Tribune

Hundreds of East Valley teachers who started their workday last Wednesday standing on curbs with posters urging better pay and more financial support for ...

Chandler holds off Desert Vista for Brophy Invitational boys volleyball championship  AZCentral

A day after the funeral for team manager Alex DePriest, Phoenix Desert Vista reached the final of the 19th annual Brophy Prep Invitational boys volleyball ... Sports Awards Boys Volleyball Athlete, Coach of the Year and All-Arizona, all-conference teams

The Sports Awards, presented by Arby's, honors an Athlete of the Year and Coach of the Year in every sport at the end of each season. The staff ...

Former NFL, BYU quarterback Max Hall loses prep job after arrest  Deseret News

GILBERT, Ariz. — Former NFL quarterback Max Hall has lost his job as offensive coordinator at Gilbert High School after his arrest last week. A Gilbert Public ...

Louie Ramirez named new Marana football coach | High School Sports  Tucson Local Media

The Marana Tigers have a new football coach, in 25-year-old Northern Arizona University Graduate Assistant Louie Ramirez.

Red Mountain 12-year-olds win Little League district title  East Valley Tribune

A Mesa team has punched its ticket to the state Little League baseball tournament after winning its district championship last week.

Desert Vista volleyball team honors Alex DePriest before match  AZCentral

Wearing pink shirts, putting flowers on the seat she would normally occupy, Phoenix Desert Vista boys volleyball players paid tribute to Alex DePriest, who died ...

Gilbert neighborhood upset junk yard is planned next door  East Valley Tribune

Residents of the Silverhawke neighborhood in Gilbert are voicing concerns over the future of the former Schuff Steel site at Cooper and Guadalupe Roads as the ...

For Mom: Cienega rallies to win state title, celebrates with emotional coach  Arizona Daily Star

GILBERT — When Cienega boys volleyball coach Heather Mott speaks of her team, she says she has 12 sons — the two that have biological ties to her, plus 10 ...

Higley to open new elementary school  East Valley Tribune

The Higley Unified School District is constructing a new school to serve Chandler, Gilbert and Queen Creek students from kindergarten through sixth grade.

Parker Broadway named Arizona High School Boys Volleyball Player of the Year  AZCentral

Parker Broadway recorded 545 kills on his way to winning the award.

Brooke Nuneviller named Arizona High School Beach Volleyball Player of the Year  AZCentral

Brooke Nuneviller has committed to play at the University of Oregon.

Assyrian church hoping to build a home of its own in Gilbert  East Valley Tribune

The Chandler branch of the Assyrian Church of the East is one of only two in Arizona—the other is in Glendale. That church has the advantage of its own ...

Arizona high school football commitments class of 2017

These are the high school football players in Arizona who will be members of the 2017 college football recruiting class. Verbal commitments are non-binding.

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Mythical musical 'Big Fish' opens in Gilbert's Hale  East Valley Tribune

Edward Bloom leads a phenomenal life – at least according to his expansive tales about his adventures.

Allhands: After Alex DePriest's death, here's everything you need to know about type 1 diabetes  AZCentral

Alex DePriest died of complications from type 1 diabetes. Let's walk through what that may have meant for her and others with the disease.

Lo-Lo's Chicken & Waffles opens in downtown Gilbert  East Valley Tribune

Gilbert residents welcomed Lo-Lo's Chicken & Waffles to its ever-growing Heritage Marketplace in downtown Gilbert during the establishment's “soft opening” on ...

AzMERIT test in Phoenix: See how well your school scored in 2017-2018  ABC15 Arizona

Wondering how your child's school stacks up when it comes to the well-known AzMERIT test? The Arizona Department of Education has released 2017-2018 ...

Police ID victims, believe J.T. Ready to be shooter in Gilbert incident  East Valley Tribune

Prominent East Valley political figure J.T. Ready is the man police believe shot and killed four people Wednesday in a Gilbert home before taking his own life.

Is handwriting on the wall for cursive standards in Arizona?

Arizona third-graders might have to learn how to read and write in cursive after all.

Mesa-based troop produces 12 Eagle Scouts in a year  East Valley Tribune

Not many Boy Scouts reach the pinnacle of their membership by achieving the rank of Eagle.

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 ...

Top schools ranked by SAT scores | News  Inside Tucson Business

Using data from the College Board, the Arizona Department of Education has ranked the state's 50 top high schools by their average SAT scores, with two ...

Arizona's best high school boys volleyball programs: Elite company

Look at the seven schools with multiple state titles in Arizona high school boys volleyball history.

Basha High teacher arrested after student alleges sexual abuse  East Valley Tribune

A teacher at Chandler's Basha High School was arrested Thursday on suspicion of sexually abusing two female students.

Learning to find and love the wild places in Gilbert

The Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch in Gilbert, where I grew up, is a water-recycling facility disguised as an ecological habitat.

Lindsey Stirling -- 12 things to know about the 'Dancing with the Stars' celebrity  Reality TV World

Lindsey Stirling is giving Dancing with the Stars' 25th season her absolute all. ADVERTISEMENT. Lindsey is a 30-year-old internationally-recognized violinist ...

Ten most intriguing Arizona high school athletes in 2017  AZCentral

They didn't have to be the best in their sport, but these 10 to me were the most intriguing high school athletes in Arizona preps in 2017.

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