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Cardinals surprise special Gilbert boys  AZFamily

Two Phoenix-area boys who love football got the surprise of a lifetime thanks to the Arizona Cardinals.

Higley High quarterback passes torch to new Knights QB before heading to Cal  AZFamily

Brasch has the opportunity of a lifetime ahead of him. He's using his last week on campus to make sure he leaves a legacy. Arizona's Family was on campus as.

How Ty Robinson became Higley's first HS football All-American  AZCentral

Higley defensive lineman Ty Robinson received his High School All-American Bowl jersey during a presentation Friday.

GUIDE: Celebrate the Fourth of July at these Phoenix-area events  Community Impact Newspaper

Jul 2, 2019: The hot weather should not keep you from celebrating Independence Day. The Phoenix area has many options, both outdoor and indoor, to enjoy ...

UPDATE: Stabbing at Higley High School | East Valley Local News  East Valley Tribune

The Gilbert Police Department has responded to a stabbing that occurred at Higley High School.

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 ...

Centennial dominates Higley to reach another 5A state championship  AZCentral

Coyotes standout Tawee Walker says: “We're just a team. ... Everybody's got each other's back."

2021 Arizona QB talks MSU offer, plans  247Sports

Spartan Tailgate spoke with Kai Millner about his recent offer from Michigan State.

Photos: Mountain View High School in 2019 5A State Volleyball Championship  Arizona Daily Star

The Marana Mountain View Mountain Lions fell to Campo Verde, 0-3, on Saturday, May 11, 2019, in the 5A Arizona State Volleyball Championship game.

VIDEO: High school basketball players to be disciplined after fight breaks out on the court  ABC15 Arizona

A Valley high school basketball game, with playoff implications, was cut short after a fight broke out on the court. And now, the winner of that game has forfeited ...

Four-star Arizona DE Ty Robinson ends suspense, signs with Nebraska  USA TODAY High School Sports

Maybe it was the 10 Nebraska ass. coaches at a home visit, that convinced standout defensive lineman Ty Robinson to call Lincoln his home.

Jim Beall, who laid Higley High School football foundation, dies at 65  AZCentral

Jim Beall, who won three state championships before starting Higley's football program in 2001, left a lasting legacy.

Higley defensive end Ty Robinson, you can call him 'Lord Shaxx!'  AZFamily

Higley High School defensive end Ty Robinson is a special breed of football player, who is relentless in different realities.

Higley High students win Gilbert chamber video competition  East Valley Tribune

A collection of Higley High School students have produced a video about veterinary sciences as part of a project coordinated by the Gilbert Chamber of ...

Police investigate threat against student at Higley High  AZFamily

Police were looking into an apparent threat made against a student at Higley High School Monday morning, Gilbert Police Sgt. Jesse Sanger said.

Four-star prospect Jason Harris includes Arizona Wildcats among his finalists  Arizona Daily Star

Son of former Tucson High, UA standout Sean Harris is entering his senior season at Gilbert's Higley High School.

Nick Saban visited Nebraska's top recruiting target. Then Nebraska went all out.  USA TODAY

How badly do the Nebraska Cornhuskers want Higley High School defensive lineman Ty Robinson?

Higley reloaded on offense with 2 capable QBs | Sports  East Valley Tribune

Higley High School's football program has become a hotbed for college talent in recent years.

NCAA sets `West Region' camp schedule for GCU  Arizona Daily Star

The "1997 Arizona Wildcats" will face the "1995 UCLA Bruins" in a West Region matchup Tuesday night at GCU Arena but the matchup isn't a video game or any ...

Fireworks shows and more 4th of July fun around the Phoenix area KPNX

The Valley has plenty to offer on the Fourth of July. From outdoor games to live concerts—and, of course, fireworks shows—there are plenty of events to check ...

Arizona Football hosts 4-star defensive end, and brother of current Wildcat  Zona Zealots

Considered to be one of the top, in-state recruits for the Class of 2020, the Arizona Football team hosted 4-star pass rusher, Jason Harris!

Gilbert Days will bring multiple road closures Saturday  Community Impact Newspaper

Nov 16, 2018: Two major events associated with the town's annual Gilbert Days celebration will have traffic rerouted Saturday. Commuters should plan ahead ...

Higley district in Gilbert: Top-performing large district in Arizona

The Higley Unified School District is the top-performing large district in the state, according to recent data from the Arizona Department of Education.

QB Matt Purnell joins 10 other football players transferring to Higley  AZCentral

Sophomore quarterback Matt Purnell starts his first day at a new school on Monday. Purnell's move from Mesa Desert Ridge to Gilbert Higley is the fourth football ...

Cowboys offer 2020 6-9 Shon Robinson out of Gilbert (Higley), AZ  247Sports

Mike Boynton and Co. offer top-100 power forward Shon Robinson in the 2020 class.

Higley Unified seniors earn $33 million in scholarship offers  Arizona Education News Service

Higley Unified School District high school seniors will graduate with more than $33 million in scholarship offers, invaluable knowledge and huge goals.

Four-star Arizona Wildcats target Jason Harris has enjoyable time on UA visit  Arizona Daily Star

Harris is the brother of current UA edge rusher Jason, and son of Tucson native and former UA standout Sean.

BOOM! 25 Fourth of July firework shows to see in the Valley  ABC15 Arizona

PHOENIX — It's time to pull out the stars and stripes and the red, white, and blue because America's Independence Day is today! No matter how you celebrate ...

Higley district AD found dead near HS campus from apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound  East Valley Tribune

Higley Unified School District athletic director Art Wagner, 43, was found dead near Higley High School Wednesday morning, according to the Gilbert Police ...

LIST: Fourth of July events, activities across Arizona  AZFamily

Arizona's Family compiled a list of activities and unique firework viewing experiences so you can enjoy the Fourth with your family all across Arizona.

Higley's ROTC program receives 'Distinguished Unit' designation | East Valley Local News  East Valley Tribune

Ten years ago, the Higley Unified School District created its Jr. ROTC program as a way to give students core values that would assist them in the classrooms ...

Gilbert's July 4th Celebration  Signals AZ

Bring your blankets, chairs and lawn games and join the Town of Gilbert for fun, food trucks and fireworks at Gilbert's 4th of July Celebration Thursday, July 4.

Phoenix 4th Of July Fireworks: 2019 Guide, Scheduled Times

Phoenix 4th Of July Fireworks: 2019 Guide - Phoenix, AZ - Patch has your complete guide to Fourth of July fireworks shows, parades and other festive events in ...

Higley football team rallies around teammate with brain tumor  KPNX 12 News TV

The team is raising money to benefit their friend and teammate Marcus Edwards, who recently underwent surgery to remove a brain tumor.

Higley’s Jr. ROTC program honored as distinguished unit

Combined unit from Higley and Williams Field high schools completes four areas for honor.

Arizona edge rusher Jalen Harris’ goals for 2019: More bulk, more sacks  Arizona Daily Star

The third-year Wildcat is aiming for double-digit gains in both; plus, the latest on Harris' brother, four-star recruit Jason Harris.

Arizona Fourth of July Events Guide  Signals AZ

The Fourth of July holiday is on Thursday! Below is a guide to Independence Day celebrations across the state! PRESCOTT VALLEY - 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm ...

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 ...

New RB coaches at Arizona, ASU bring different dynamics to recruiting wars  Arizona Daily Star

When Arizona hired DeMarco Murray to coach its running backs, the move was applauded by UA fans and heralded across the Internet. Seldom do ...

Here's where (and when) to see July 4th fireworks in Phoenix, Tempe, Scottsdale, Glendale and more  AZCentral

If you like to celebrate the Fourth of July by taking in a spectacular fireworks display, you might be in luck this year. At this time last year, much of Arizona was ...

High school football: A game-by-game look at Southern Arizona's playoff slate  Arizona Daily Star

The Star's Justin Spears takes a look at each playoff matchup across Southern Arizona.

All-Arizona boys volleyball team, Athlete of the Year finalists, Coach of the Year  AZCentral

Here are The Arizona Republic's eight finalists for Boys Volleyball Player of the Year, who comprise of the All-Arizona team.

Texas Student Wins Grand Prize in CTIA Wireless Foundation's Fifth-Annual National Drive Smart Digital Short Contest  PRNewswire

WASHINGTON, April 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, CTIA Wireless Foundation™ announced Brian Tran, 18, of Cypress, Texas as the grand prize winner of ...

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 ...

Shon Robinson finds at new home at Higley | Sports  East Valley Tribune

In his first year playing for the Higley high school boys basketball team, sophomore Shon Robinson had to make adjustments.

QB at Higley in Gilbert named Cardinals' player of the week  East Valley Tribune

Higley High School quarterback Mason Crossland was selected as the Arizona Cardinals' player of the week after setting a state record.

Nogales boys tennis opens tournament with 5-0 victory | Local Sports News  Nogales International

The Nogales High School boys tennis team swept the Higley High School Knights of Gilbert 5-0 in their first-round Division II state tournament game at NHS on ...

Wildcat convoy: Will Kevin Sumlin’s vision for in-state recruiting pay off for Arizona?  AZCentral

Earlier this month, the Arizona coaching staff covered the state of Arizona. Football staff members, including coach Kevin Sumlin, visited more than 100 high ...

Phoenix Children's Gilbert PT location offers convenience for EV athletes  East Valley Tribune

Kids are growing bigger, faster and stronger younger. With it, the competition level in youth sports has increased.

ADL names 35 schools as 'No Place for Hate'  Jewish News of Greater Phoenix

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has named 35 Arizona schools with the No Place for Hate designation for the 2016-2017 school year. On May 4, these ...

Playoff basketball game ends early after on-court fight  USA TODAY High School Sports

An Arizona high school basketball game ended prematurely when a fight broke out Friday night.

Valley radio DJ helps save abused dog by sharing video on Instagram KPNX

Johnjay Van Es said he plans to adopt the pit bull seen in the video being abused once the investigation by Gilbert police is complete.

Grieving EV moms talk of their sons' suicides  East Valley Tribune

One by one, grieving East Valley mothers displayed photos of their sons who are part of the region's suicide cluster, pleading with the state Senate's Education ...

X-factors for Arizona: Dixon, Adams, Curry have inside track on key outside receiver spot  Arizona Daily Star

The Arizona Wildcats face a difficult challenge in replacing Shawn Poindexter … and who would have thought that would be an issue a year ago? Poindexter ...

Here's where the 4th of July fireworks, celebrations are in the Phoenix area KPNX

With several Arizona cities announcing they would cancel fireworks show due to the fire dangers, where in the Valley can you go to watch a spectacular sky ...

Bridges Elementary's garden helps students' creativity grow  Arizona Education News Service

Bridges Elementary students in Higley Unified School District arrived on campus July 23rd to find garden boxes ready to plant vegetables and flowers for all to ...

Hoops team forced to forfeit playoff spot after fight in game  USA TODAY High School Sports

Gilbert Higley had to forfeit its play-in win over Scottsdale Saguaro and has given up its spot in the 4A, 16-team state tournament bracket, following a fight that ...

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 ...

Higley Unified honors vets in one of several EV ceremonies  East Valley Tribune

Amid cannon fire, flyovers and parachutists, the Higley Unified School District honored many veterans during its Veterans Day celebration on Nov. 8 — one of ...

Family identifies victim in Gila County UTV crash as 17-year-old Cameron Kay of Gilbert  ABC15 Arizona

Family members have confirmed with ABC15 that 17-year-old Cameron Kay was the victim in Saturday's UTV crash near Roosevelt Lake. The Gila County ...

The 20 Best Places to Watch Fourth of July Fireworks in Phoenix  Phoenix New Times

The nighttime skies of the Valley are about to get lit. Enormous pyrotechnic explosions will bloom overhead at locations across the metro Phoenix area over the ...

Olympian MyKayla Skinner returns home, dominates in ASU-Utah meet

Skinner grew up in Gilbert, attended Higley High School for a year, and trained in Chandler. She's made huge strides in her gymnastics career, most notably as ...

Arizona Has 50 U.S. News Best Schools In The Country For 2018

Arizona's Best High Schools For 2018 - Phoenix, AZ - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how AZ schools ...

Four players pick Arizona Wildcats despite being selected in MLB draft  Arizona Daily Star

Three pitchers and an outfielder join UA's signing class.

Wisconsin Basketball makes new offer in class of 2020  FanSided

Wisconsin Basketball made its latest move on the recruiting front earlier this week, offering 2020 power forward Shon Robinson.

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.

Why is Alabama football recruiting Arizona so much lately?  AZCentral

Alabama football recruiting has picked up in Arizona: Perry's Brock Purdy became the fourth Arizona high school QB the Tide offered since last spring.

Plenty of fireworks show options surround Ahwatukee | News  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Ahwatukee's community-wide Independence Day celebration vanished after 2016 when the cash-strapped Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce ...

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 ...

2017 Fourth of July Festivals in Phoenix: 25 firework shows to see around the Valley  ABC15 Arizona

Happy Birthday, America! While some will fire up the grill with burgers and hot dogs and line the table with potato salad, baked beans and a *fresh* salad, others ...

Q&A with Higley football coach Eddy Zubey | VarsityXtra  East Valley Tribune

When Higley played Apache Junction on Oct. 10, the two schools nearly ran out of room on the scoreboard. The teams combined for 170 points in a 95-75 win ...

Firefighter recruits training to serve Queen Creek  Queen Creek Independent

Fifteen firefighters were recruited to work at the replacement Fire Station No. 1 and new Fire Station No. 3, expected to open in August, in Queen Creek.

Finals fours: Setting the Arizona high school basketball championship stage  AZCentral

The final four stages are set. Here's a closer look at what to expect as basketball season winds down. 6A. Boys. Wednesday at Arizona State's Wells Fargo ...

Where to see 2018 Fourth of July fireworks around Phoenix: 20 shows not to miss  ABC15 Arizona

The Fourth of July is around the corner, and that means fireworks will soon light up the night skies followed by "oohs" and "ahhs" from kids and adults alike.

Mesa police cleared in September fatal shooting of Army veteran  AZCentral

Three Mesa police officers were cleared of any criminal charges in the fatal shooting of a 28-year-old U.S. Army veteran in September, according to the Maricopa ...

Fireworks aplenty, but just not in Ahwatukee | News  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Ahwatukee residents can enjoy plenty of Independence Day fireworks next Wednesday – but just not in their community.

July 4th Fireworks In Phoenix 2018, Full Schedule Of Events And Pyrotechnics  International Business Times

If You're going to be in the “Valley of the Sun” this Fourth of July, this schedule of events is your perfect guide to the festivities.

Gilbert Days: Fun way to celebrate heritage, history, community

Its western heritage and strong community spirit have helped to shape the town of Gilbert. During Gilbert Days from Nov. 17-19, residents and out-of-towners can ...

Phoenix-area schools with most National Merit scholars

A total of 37 high schools in metro Phoenix have at least 1 National Merit Scholar and 4 schools produced 6 each.

Former Mountain Pointe employee found dead Wednesday from self-inflicted gunshot wound  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Higley Unified School District athletic director Art Wagner, 42, was found dead near Higley High School Wednesday morning, according to the Gilbert Police ...

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.

Team Arizona: Gymnast MyKayla Skinner follows own path

MyKayla Skinner hopes her timing is right to land a spot on elite gymnastics team.

23 places to watch Fourth of July fireworks in metro Phoenix  AZCentral

Do you still need Fourth of July plans? Looking for a fireworks show near you? We've got you covered. Here are 23 places to watch fireworks in the Valley this ...

MAP: Is your Valley high school in the top 25?  ABC15 Arizona

These Valley schools are performing better than the rest. ABC15 broke down U.S. News' ranking of Arizona's top public high schools and found the top 25 in the ...

Higley Swim & Dive team receives Scholar Team Award  East Valley Tribune

The Higley High School Girls Swim and Dive Varsity Team have been selected for the 2015 Silver Scholar Team Award by the National Interscholastic Swim ...

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, adoring fans warm up chilly Cologuard Classic pro-am  Arizona Daily Star

Packers quarterbacks joins Hall of Fame-bound Trevor Hoffman during fan-friendly first day at Omni Tucson National.

Letter: Mascots don't have to be politically correct

Letter to the editor: There are some of us who think fondly of what used to be the South Mountain Rebel.

ASU Football: Sun Devils receive commitment from 3-star offensive lineman Quinn Bailey  House of Sparky

Arizona State received a commitment from a 3-star offensive line recruit out from Gilbert on Tuesday.

News - Arizona Corpsman deploys to Middle East  DVIDS

UNDISCLOSED LOCATION - Since June 17, 1889, sailors of the U.S. Navy Hospital Corps have been providing lifesaving care to the men and women of the ...

Mesa asking for donated swimsuits | East Valley Local News  East Valley Tribune

The city of Mesa is, once again, launching a campaign, first started in 2009, to provide swimsuits to those who may not have access to proper attire required at ...

Mesa to celebrate Fourth of July with fireworks, naturalization ceremony for new citizens  AZCentral

Mesa's July Fourth festival, the Celebration of Freedom, will host its annual naturalization ceremony, welcoming more than 300 new U.S. citizens.

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Chelsi Eryn Adair  White Mountain Independent

Chelsi Eryn Adair, 25, died unexpectedly in the early morning hours Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at home in Gilbert. She was born at Tyndall Air Force Base in ...

Where to watch July 4th fireworks in Phoenix area

Celebrate the Fourth of July and our nation's independence with fireworks, food, music and patriotic remembrances across the Valley.

Another Arizona innovation: The multigenerational house

Multigenerational housing, such as Lennar's design, is catching on in Phoenix as parents and kids move back in together.

Legislator wants to add computer coding to Arizona’s public and charter schools  Cronkite News

Senate Bill 1136 would mandate that public and charter schools provide one hour of coding instruction once between grades 4 to 12.

Where active military, vets can save on Fourth of July

Businesses are giving veterans and active-duty military personnel discounts for July 4th.

Get patriotic: 16 Fourth of July parties across metro Phoenix

On Fourth of July, you generally think of dazzling fireworks, barbecues, American flags and family-friendly fun. But the holiday also brings about some big parties ...

Scottsdale 4th of July Celebration is Arizona's only indoor event for the holiday

The Scottsdale 4th of July Celebration at WestWorld proudly commemorates the holiday with its indoors event.

Flagstaff cancels July Fourth fireworks show, citing fire danger

Flagstaff canceled their fireworks show due to fire danger, Friday.

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