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Depth a concern as spring nears its close for NAU football  ABC FOX Montana

After Friday's scrimmage in the Walkup Skydome, Northern Arizona Lumberjacks head football coach Chris Ball was blunt about his team's depth.

Chandler HS Asst. Band Director Arrested, Accused Of Child Sex Abuse KWTV

The Oklahoma Bureau of Investigations says agents have arrested an assistant band director at Chandler High School for allegedly sexually abusing a child.

Redskins whip Red Devils  Shawnee News Star

The McLoud Redskins handled Prague 6-1 in the opening round of the 66 Conference Tournament Thursday evening. Prague struck first, with their lone run ...

Chandler Assistant Band Director Accused Of Sexual Abuse Of A Minor KWTV

New details are developing about an alleged case of sexual abuse involving a Chandler High School Assistant Band Director Thursday evening.

Chandler Asst. Band Director Makes First Court Appearance For Child Sex Crimes  News On 6

Thursday morning, the Oklahoma Bureau of Investigation said agents arrested an assistant band director at Chandler High School for allegedly sexually abusing ...

Offensive photo sent out on social media during school skit in Oklahoma going viral  KFOR Oklahoma City

CHANDLER, Okla. — An offensive photo sent out on social media during a school skit at Chandler High School is going viral. "I was mad, and I decided this ...

Prep parade: How a duo of the past is looking to restore glory at Chandler

Former Chandler coach Neal Bacon is back, but this time as an assistant and mentor to his former player, Jack Gray. They are looking to recapture the magic that ...

Chandler Students Posts About 'Auctioning' Black Classmate KWTV

A Snapchat from Chandler has gone viral for all the wrong reasons.

Lions to rely on running game  Shawnee News Star

First-year head coach Jack Gray is still implementing his system leading up to a week one tilt with Stroud. Gray served as a volunteer coach the previous two ...

Chandler, Zaneis students bring home archery honors

Four Oklahoma students from Chandler and Zaneis Middle School in Wilson were among the top archers at last weekend's National Archery in the Schools ...

Police seek woman who tried to hit officer at Chandler High  AZCentral

Police are searching for a woman who tried to hit a police officer with her vehicle in the Chandler High School parking lot.

Coy Payne was Arizona's first black mayor. Have we come far enough?  AZCentral

Though it has been nearly three decades since Coy Payne was elected mayor, African-Americans still represent a small percent of elected leaders across the ...

Jerry Lee Spradlin  Tulsa World

Jerry Lee Spradlin, age 80, died on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, in Tulsa, OK, after a lengthy battle with emphysema and lung cancer. Jerry was born to Carter ...

Beaver to become independent in football

Beaver schools was granted its request on Wednesday morning to drop from the ranks of association member football teams. At the monthly meeting of the ...

Pride defines historic day as top female wrestlers compete in state high school tournament  Cronkite News

Pride, excitement highlight girls' participating in first ever Arizona Interscholastic Association state wrestling championship.

Arizona high school football rankings 2018  AZCentral

This is a look at the top 10 Arizona high school football rankings for the 2018 season. Rankings are updated here weekly throughout the season.

30 northeast Oklahoma seniors named 2019 Academic All-Staters  Tulsa World

The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence has announced its 33rd Academic All-State Class. Recipients were selected from 535 nominations statewide, hailing ...

Wildlife Commission opposes bevy of bills

This year's battles over wildlife legislation has begun. The Oklahoma Wildlife Conservation Commission, the governing body for the Oklahoma Department of ...

Hundreds of Chandler teachers march in solidarity with #RedForEd  AZCentral

Hundreds of teachers wore red and marched together in Olympic-style procession with their schools along Arizona Avenue before a Chandler Unified School ...

Jones quarterback Daniel Jackson growing into position

JONES — Daniel Jackson knows what the standard is. At Jones High School, the bar for quarterbacks is high. In 11 years at his alma mater, Longhorns coach ...

Cops at your wedding? Cities crack down on Airbnb, VRBO rentals as state law limits options  AZCentral

Nearly 2 years after a state law prohibited cities from regulating home rentals, neighbors are still grappling with renters in their neighborhoods.

Bethel turns to Eric Litherland to be new athletic director and basketball coach

Less than a week after losing its athletic director and basketball coach, Bethel has found its new man. Eric Litherland, who spent the past six years at Tecumseh ...

Chandler High students remember classmate who died  AZFamily

Chandler High School students gathered for a vigil Friday night in honor of a 16-year-old classmate who died suddenly. At least 200 people lit candles for ...

OSSAA: ADM preliminary numbers released - News  Shawnee News Star

The Oklahoma Secondary Schools Athletic Association (OSSAA) released its preliminary Average Daily Membership (ADM) numbers for the 2018-2019 school ...

Kansas State Football: 2019 Signing Day Part Deux  Bring On The Cats

Kansas State's new coaching staff, led by Chris Klieman, won the dang day. The Wildcats had several holes to fill on the second signing day after having limited ...

news N'Keal Harry Loves Idea Of Playing With Cardinals, Larry Fitzgerald Arizona State wide receiver

INDIANAPOLIS – Rare is it that a player headed for the NFL draft doesn't have good things to say about any team that could potentially draft him, especially ...

Out of the desert: Arizona native Bryce Perkins had to leave home to find the right fit at Virginia  The Daily Progress

When he was younger, Virginia quarterback Bryce Perkins was none too fond of the dual-threat label, so he went into his senior season at Chandler High School ...

Teacher Walkouts Threaten Republican Grip on Conservative States  The New York Times

CHANDLER, Ariz. — An intensifying series of red-state battles over education funding and teacher pay threatens to loosen Republicans' grip on some of the ...

LPGA Foundation Announces 2018 Marilynn Smith Scholarship Recipients  LPGA

Scholarships awarded to 30 high-school graduates. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The LPGA Foundation announced today the 30 high-school graduates selected to ...

National Signing Day: Why Chandler's Mason Myers chose a college coach just like his father

CHANDLER — Family and friends, coaches and teammates surrounded Mason Myers as he sat inside the library at Chandler High School. A smile rarely left his ...

Tournament planned for kids of Hamilton High teacher killed in crash

Two Chandler school district high schools will hold a memorial basketball tournament for a para educator who was killed in a car crash late July.

Chandler Hamilton principal retires from school he built

"Why is it that Hamilton is so successful at everything?" asked Basha High School principal Ken James who will become the head of Hamilton next year.

Backstories fuel Chandler's state-record relay team

Chandler's fearsome foursome of sprinters have overcome things to become the state record holder in the 4x400 meter relay.

2 teachers in CUSD vie for top award | News  East Valley Tribune

Two veteran Chandler Unified School District teachers are among the five finalists for Arizona's teacher of the year.

What Are The Risks For Arizona Teachers To Strike?  KJZZ

Being a right to work state, Arizona law typically favors the employer if a public employee tries to strike.In 1971, then Arizona Attorney General Gary Nelson wrote ...

Freshman Jones making big leap(s) for Illini  Bloomington Pantagraph

CHAMPAIGN — Aaron Jordan was teetering the line between a tongue-in-cheek comment and complete sincerity when describing new teammate Tevian Jones ...

Educators Walking From Tulsa To State Capitol In OKC  News On 6

More than 125 educators will be walking 110 miles from Tulsa to Oklahoma City starting this morning. The walk's goal is to call attention to education funding in ...

Pola-Mao leaving Pride, aims to play for Chandler High  Ahwatukee Foothills News

Star defensive lineman Matthew Pola-Mao is leaving Mountain Pointe High School and transferring to two-time defending state champion Chandler High.

Catching feelings: ASU stars N'Keal Harry, Kianna Ibis lean on each other for support  AZCentral

ASU stars N'Keal Harry and Kianna Ibis put their relationship to the test with some intense questions including "Who's the better dancer?" Patrick Breen ...

'Pretty good bloodlines' helped Drake Anderson follow his father's path to Northwestern  Chicago Tribune

Northwestern freshman running back Drake Anderson, the son of all-time Wildcats great Damien Anderson, has a smile that could light up a film room. He almost ...

2 Chandler schools employees killed in car crash near Wickenburg

Two Chandler schools employees have been identified as the couple killed in a fatal car crash Friday on a major route between Phoenix and Las Vegas.

Tillman-esque Dennis Gardeck More Than Just Bubble Boy

Isaiah Jackson, who grew up in Chandler when Pat Tillman was playing for the Cardinals, was just finishing up the Tillman biography “Where Men Win Glory” in ...

Arizona Rep. David Stringer faces expulsion calls after charges from 1983 revealed  AZCentral

Rep. David Stringer, who faced a scandal over racist comments, has new problems with a report that he was charged with sex offenses in 1983.

Desert Edge’s Tyson Jones breaks Chandler Rotary shot put record  USA TODAY High School Sports

Tyson Jones knew he had a special throw in him during warmups Saturday when he flashed a big smile after easily clearing 60 feet.

Chandler Debuts New Graffiti Mascot, Removal Truck  KJZZ

Chandler will debut a new graffiti removal vehicle and mascot this week. The big box truck replaces a pickup.Stephen Erno, the city's neighborhood services ...

Urban apartments to boost downtown Chandler economy?

Upcoming high-density, urban apartments and a potential Site 6 development set the tone for future growth in Downtown Chandler.

Meeker high school football team bears brawl suspensions

MEEKER — Standing behind the bench of the short-handed Meeker High School football team just before kickoff late last month, Valerie Standlee complained ...

Chandler's Chase Lucas grows on long road to stardom

With a four-star prospect ranking and 15 scholarship offers to his name, it's hard to a recall a time when the lights and eyes weren't on Chandler High School ...

Matthew Liberatore gives back to his high school pitching coach  AZCentral

Fuel Factory recently opened with Mountain Ridge graduate and Tampa Bay Rays' first-round draft pick helping it take off in north Phoenix.

Ginnie Graham: Bombing left victim's sister to carry on as her voice and representative  Tulsa World

Susan Ferrell was known for her free spirit and empathy about helping vulnerable people. After she died, it fell to her sister to speak for her, which Cynthia Ferrell ...

Should N'Keal Harry play in ASU's bowl game? Case study: Christian Kirk  AZCentral

Now that ASU star N'Keal Harry has decided to go pro, the big question is whether he'll play again as a collegian. Christian Kirk has been there.

Arizona Car Week revs up with Barrett-Jackson, Russo and Steele and other collector car auctions  AZCentral

Arizona Car Week kicks off this weekend with Barrett-Jackson, Bonhams, Gooding & Company, RM Sotheby's, Russo and Steele, Silver Auctions and ...

Pushovers to playoffs: HS football teams finding resurgence

Glendale, Youngker and Greenway are among schools having a football resurgence this season.

Young or old, costume or no costume, you get a Halloween treat at my house  AZCentral

Kids, teenagers, elaborately costumed, even the barely costumed -- all are welcome on Halloween.

More GCU women's soccer players come forward with abuse claims  AZCentral

More Grand Canyon University women's soccer players have come forward to support allegations that their coaches verbally, mentally and physically abused ...

OSDTDA hosts state dance competition for 20th year -  OklahomaSports.Net

The court at Abe Lemons Arena was once again the focal point for dance competition as pom teams, spirit squads, dance teams and more converged at ...

How Chandler's Tumbleweed Tree tradition got started

Editor's note: This story was originally published online on Dec. 5, 2014. Local tradition holds that Chandler's Tumbleweed Tree was the brainchild of Earle ...

Hitting the mark: Archery continues to grow in schools

Archery in the Schools continues to grow. Last weekend, 20 schools and nearly 400 students participated in the Moore West Tiger Shoot at Norman Archery, ...

Wrestler Daniel Bryan gave us the coolest thing on the Internet this week  AZCentral

Bryan, who lives in Arizona, delivered a screed for the ages against Vince McMahon.

Harvard is next for graduating Gilbert girl, 11

Valedictorian Ria Cheruvu called her teachers the "supreme beings of knowledge and wisdom"

Sun Devils stake claim in Pac-12 South race with 38-20 win over No. 16 Utah  AZFamily

Just like that, ASU controls their Pac-12 South destiny.

Top-ranked Mater Dei moves one step from state title, Owasso sole new team in Super 25  USA TODAY High School Sports

Top-ranked Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.) has only one test left to finish the season as the No. 1 team in the Super 25 football rankings. The Monarchs defeated ...

ASU Football: Sun Devils talk about their summer practice plans  House of Sparky

ASU quarterback Manny Wilkins knows the fear most coaches have when spring ball ends and players go there own way for the summer. “Dudes could be at ...

Red Mountain's Lance Lawson commits to Southern Utah football

Jan. 8, 2018. Mesa Red Mountain senior athlete Lance Lawson gave Southern Utah of the Big Sky Conference a commitment on Monday evening to play ...

Big All-City/All-State baseball player of the year: Records fall for JT Realmuto

It's not that J.T. Realmuto's stats had stopped being impressive.They'd just become routine.The shortstop had started for Carl Albert since he was a freshman, ...

Jamar Taylor Latest Potential No. 2 CB

Jamar Taylor knows what it was like to play cornerback across from a big name, because he did that in 2016 when he and Joe Haden played for the Browns.

Interactive: Letter Grades for Every School  Oklahoma Watch

An interactive table allows you to compare your school's grade with those of others in your district, city or elsewhere. Education leaders and teachers decry the ...

Arizona Then & Now: Cold and snow

The lowest temperature recorded in Phoenix was 16 degrees. And there's occasionally been snow.

Bordow: If you see a game at Mesa High, say hi to Virgil

Virgil Schatz has been the voice of Mesa High sports since 1969.

Basha QB Ryan Kelley on his decision to commit to ASU

Chandler Basha quarterback Ryan Kelley realizes it was a quick decision, committing to Arizona State a few days after decommitting from Oregon.

Rio Rico RB Ricky Perez scores TD after return from cancer treatments

Ricky Perez got into the end zone, hugged teammates and began to cry. Four months after being diagnosed with cancer, and a week after finishing his latest ...

US Top 500 Outdoor 800m Returnees: Caitlin Collier Seconds Faster Than The Rest  MileSplit

Caitlin Collier ran 2:03.32 last year at Festival of Miles. Collier's time is almost three seconds above the rest of the field. The second-fastest returning time in the ...

IMG Academy moves into No. 2 spot, Mountain Pointe (Phoenix), Roswell (Ga.) climb into Super 25  USA TODAY High School Sports

IMG Academy (Bradenton, Fla.) knocked off one Booker T. Washington to help itself pass another Booker T. Washington for the No. 2 spot in the Super 25 high ...

ASU Football: Chase Lucas describes drastic differences between Todd Graham and Herm Edwards  House of Sparky

ASU cornerback Chase Lucas strolled into the Sun Devils practice facility Thursday with his beanie on. He quickly realized he was inching close to the danger ...

Saguaro gets another top football transfer with RB Israel Benjamin leaving Brophy Prep

Sophomore running back Israel Benjamin has left Brophy Prep to join Saguaro.

Student Suspensions, by School and Race  Oklahoma Watch

Compare suspension rates of student by race in every Oklahoma school district.

Cougar Insiders: What’s wrong with BYU basketball, right with BYU volleyball and new with Ty Detmer...  Deseret News

Riding a three-game losing streak into Wednesday's home game against Utah State, BYU faithful are growing restless. Cougar Insiders Dick Harmon, Jeff Call ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Still A Junior, Tia Jones Is In GOAT Territory  MileSplit

Who are the top 500 returning high school girls 100m hurdles this outdoor season?

A quarterback state: Arizona making big national strides with personal coaches

When Danny White was throwing touchdown passes for Mesa Westwood in the late 1960s, there weren't quarterback gurus, guys who worked with youths at ...

Insider's Look: Johnny Johnson  247Sports

Johnny Johnson didn't want to be a diamond in the rough anymore. After two years without a peep from collegiate coaches, the talented wide receiver, who ...

Nine Oklahoma journalists to join Hall of Fame

Two investigative reporters at The Oklahoman are among nine outstanding Oklahoma journalists who will be inducted April 28 into the Oklahoma Journalism ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Jamal Walton Leads The Pack With Top All-Time 400m Mark  MileSplit

Last spring at the Pan-American Junior Athletics Championships, Jamal Walton ran one of the top marks ever by a high school athlete. Walton threw down a ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Arria Minor Leads The Way In The 400m  MileSplit

See who the top 500 returning 400m runners in the country are.

ASU's N'Keal Harry remains humble amidst fast career start

Harry mania sweeps ASU, but freshman wide receiver remains humble amidst fast career start.

VIDEO - Saints' Cameron Jordan tours hometown

New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan takes SI Now along with him through his hometown of Chandler, Arizona to discuss the Saints, Marshawn ...

Notre Dame Prep names Brent Barnes as its football coach

Brent Barnes, part of Norman (Okla.) North's 2012 state runner-up team, will become the third head football coach in Scottsdale Notre Dame Prep history, the ...

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Jimmy Eat World, Mary-Louise Parker and other notable East Valley residents

What do Jimmy Eat World and The Gin Blossoms have in common? They both hail from the East Valley of Arizona.

Breaking down The Oklahoman's Little All-City softball first team

PLAYER OF THE YEAR BETHANY HINES, WASHINGTON Position: Pitcher Class: Senior The story: The Cameron signee was dominant as both a pitcher and ...

Lawsuit: Teachers association chief mishandled money

A state teachers association has accused its former executive director — a retired Mesa Public Schools teacher — of mishandling more than $247,500 of the ...

Weather extremes: Arizona's real hottest day ever

LAKE HAVASU CITY – Spend an hour, maybe less, on the curving, hilly streets here and you will know you have reached the hottest spot in Arizona. Not — with ...

Canyon del Oro RB Elijah Carey drawing comparisons to famous brother

Elijah Carey, the brother of Ka'Deem Carey, is having a big season running the football at Canyon del Oro.

ASU football practice report: Early start for spring practice overshadows late signing day  AZCentral

Arizona State football opened its second spring practice under coach Herm Edwards on Tuesday, working indoors in helmets and shorts at the Dickey Dome ...

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Taylor Lewan becomes highest paid offensive lineman in NFL with Titans contract extension  AZCentral

The former Scottsdale Chaparral standout has agreed to a massive contract extension with the Tennessee Titans.

10 things teachers wish kids and parents would do

Want to have your best school year yet? Well, so do your teachers. We asked six Phoenix-area educators how students and parents could upgrade their ...

Holocaust's youngest victims commemorated during Oklahoma production

About 350 people attended the 2013 Holocaust Remembrance Program Sunday at Bethany High School in Bethany, Oklahoma. The program focused on the ...

ASU Football: Media day notebook  Devils in Detail

Three practices into fall camp, ASU football held its Media Day Saturday as players talked about goals, coaches and roles for the upcoming season.

No. 21 McEachern leads three new teams in Super 25 football rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Three new teams, led by No. 21 McEachern, Powder Springs, Ga., joined the Super 25 football rankings with impressive wins this past week. RELATED: Super ...

Linebacker Kwon Alexander comes with high price tag for 49ers

Are the 49ers repeating their Reuben Foster mistake?

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