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New Vail school to celebrate its opening

A grand opening for Vail's newest high school will be held Thursday evening.

August 29, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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New Vail high school to open Wednesday

July 23, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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CDO seniors heading to US culinary event

July 06, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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Breakers event to aid Marana schools

September 05, 2011 12:00 amLoading…

Vail district to build new high school as it moves to cut jobs

The Vail School District has decided to go forward with building a new high school to open by the 2012-13 school year.

February 28, 2011 12:00 am Related Loading…

School's future is in question after voters reject override

The Vail School District is holding a town hall Tuesday to discuss a new high school scheduled to open there in 2012.

November 11, 2010 12:00 amLoading…
Foundation gives game systems so kids can have fun during treatment

Foundation gives game systems so kids can have fun during treatment

When Stephen Placencia was undergoing chemotherapy for a rare form of liver cancer, his parents played card games with him for hours on end.

June 27, 2010 12:00 amLoading…
Sahuarita schools chief set to leave after 11 years in job

Sahuarita schools chief set to leave after 11 years in job

On Wednesday, Sahuarita Superintendent Jay St. John will walk away from the school district he's led for more than a decade.

June 21, 2010 12:00 amLoading…
Sahuarita schools chief set to leave after 11 years in job

Sahuarita schools chief set to leave after 11 years in job

Superintendent Jay St. John says he has "followed the rule of keeping kids first."

June 21, 2010 12:00 amLoading…
Callaway finds the good in kids

Callaway finds the good in kids

For Michael Buss, getting through a school day can be difficult.

May 27, 2010 12:00 amLoading…
Callaway finds the good in kids

Callaway finds the good in kids

"If I'm feeling upset, I tell him," Michael Buss says of Callaway, a therapy dog who helps Michael and other kids at Sycamore Elementary.

May 27, 2010 12:00 amLoading…

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44 schools involved in exercise challenge

February 22, 2010 12:00 amLoading…
Ex-sports star shows teens what driving drunk can do

Ex-sports star shows teens what driving drunk can do

In her tank top and athletic shorts, 28-year-old Sarah Panzau holds nothing back. She has scars on her face, and the students at Cienega High School have no choice but to look at what is left of her arm, which was amputated from the shoulder down in 2003.

February 03, 2010 12:00 amLoading…
Ex-sports star shows teens what driving drunk can do

Ex-sports star shows teens what driving drunk can do

Cienega High School student Boe Hansen, left, gets ready to bump fists with Sarah Panzau during a drunken-driving lecture. Panzau, a star volleyball player in high school and college, now spends her time talking to young people about the dangers of drinking and driving.

February 03, 2010 12:00 amLoading…

Bobcats show their air skills in win

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: CIENEGA 51, NOGALES 14

November 14, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

Cow-pie bingo, anyone? Take your shot Saturday

In this time of economic stress, a group of Vail residents found a way, through community involvement, to support local businesses and organizations that make Vail a special place to live.

November 12, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

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