Canyon del Oro running back Ka'Deem Carey averaged nearly 200 yards and 3 TDs per game, running for over 12 yards per carry on the year. Here Carey takes off on a touchdown run against the Tucson Badgers . (Mike Christy for the Arizona Daily Star)
Salpointe's Sara Brown hits off the fairway on Sept. 25, 2003, at Fred Enke Golf Course in Tucson, Ariz.
Miles Exploratory Learning Center Teacher Patty Mitchell got quite the surprise Wednesday: A $1,500 check and recognition from her school community.
Tilapia is a popular fish to raise in aquaponic systems.
The Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board voted Tuesday to eliminate seven full-time librarian positions next school year as a cost-saving measure.
The honeymoon in TUSD never lasts long and it is officially over thanks to the new superintendent’s failure to disclose his connection to a strategic planning firm he has hired for $92,500 to do work in the district.
More than one of every two Arizona children who attend public school qualify for the federal free and reduced-price lunch and breakfast program based on their family’s income. The percentage of eligible kids has increased over the past five years — likely the result of the recession and enro…
CDO quarterback Jason McBrayer scrambles from Tucson High's Robert Camacho during a high school football game Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, at Tucson High School in Tucson, Ariz. (Mike Christy for the Arizona Daily Star)
Dorado quarterback Jason McBrayer runs for a first quarter touchdown Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, against the Tucson Badgers in Tucson, Ariz. (Mike Christy for the Arizona Daily Star)
Salpointe head Football coach Dennis Bene talks with his players during his football teams practice held at Salpointe High on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2002 in Tucson.
U.S. rock star Tina Turner poses during rehearsal, January 14, 1988 with Brazilian "Samba School" dancer in Rio de Janeiro. Some 500 Brazilian dancers will be on stage during Turner's upcoming show in the Maracana soccer stadium, the world's largest. (AP Photo/Dave Hogan)
Voters in the Sunnyside Unified School District turned down an override that would have increased property taxes and given the district more money for schools.
TV and stage comedienne Carol Burnett, whose funny faces have helped her toward success, makes another kind of face in Westport Conn. She's studying cartooning at an artists' school, and shows natural talent, according to her instructors. This photo is dated June 21, 1961. (AP Photo)
An recent study from the state of Massachusetts' Commonwealth Critical Infrastructure Program about school shooting incidents.
The lockdown has been lifted at a Tucson high school after police officers determined a student had been mistaken when reporting a gun on campus.