Tucson-based Peter J. Eckerstrom has served on the Arizona Court of Appeals since 2003
Star staff photographer Benjie Sanders retired after more than 40 years.
Lester Shannon was born to William D. and Annie (Holland) Shannon on Sept. 24, 1891, in Eastland, Texas. His father worked as a mechanic at the local brickyard, and his mother tended to the home.
A former high school wrestling coach has been found guilty of having sex with a 15-year-old student.
DNA evidence alone proves a former wrestling coach had sex with a 15-year-old student, Deputy County Attorney Michelle Chamblee, told jurors in closing arguments in the trial of Richard Portugal Ortiz.
Ismael Arce, head coach of the Tucson High School boy's soccer team.
Delaney Schnell will walk to the edge of the 10-meter platform at Hillenbrand Aquatic Center this afternoon, her heart pounding. The Tucson High School freshman’s eyes, however, will look out over an oh-so-familiar setting.
Tucson High Magnet School participants, from left, Alicia Duran, Jonah Trujillo, Fernando Najera, and Kerstin Moyer with MESA adviser Sheila Marquez. The team placed third in the overall competition.
James Harrison of Desert Shadows Middle School demonstrates how his team's prosthetic arm works at a national competition in Oregon.
Desert Shadows Middle School participants, from left, Juan Pablo Rodriguez, James Harrison, Coral Dober and Samantta Garcia.
Two teams from Southern Arizona schools earned awards at a national engineering contest for their prosthetic-arm designs, created from materials including cardboard, wood, magnets and a flip-flop.
Tucson's Quinton Anzalone, left, and Mountain View's Justice Summerset have both jumped 6 feet 8 inches.
When it comes to the boys high jump in Tucson, there is Quinton Anzalone and Justice Summerset - and then there is everyone else.
PEORIA — The comeback story Tom Wilhelmsen most likes to talk about these days is the one about how he pitched two days after his daughter Hahna was born in August.
A lawsuit filed against TUSD by an ex-teacher who spoke out against Mexican American Studies has been dismissed, with both sides agreeing to pay their own legal costs and no damages awarded.
For the second time in this month, Tucson High Magnet School officials have been able to shut down a Facebook page that allowed students to anonymously, and publicly, vilify classmates.
Mitch Anhoury had never beaten Tucson High School.
Long after Ollie Mayfield coached his last state championship team at Tucson High, a decade after he rescued Sabino from an 0-23 streak and built the Sabercats into a first-rank football program, he quietly agreed to coach the Middle Park High School Panthers, aptly named for their location …
After taking Tucson High to two state titles, Ollie Mayfield turned winless Sabino into a playoff team in 1977, including this 9-7 victory over Salpointe.
Ollie was a regular on the Palo Verde sidelines in 2005, when his son, Todd Mayfield, coached the Titans to their first football state title since 1973.