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Operation Safe Roads New crosswalk installed across Sunnyside High School Ivan Rodriguez 10:16 PM, Jan  KGUN

Before all of the lights and new poles, there was just a regular crosswalk connecting Sunnyside High School to a parking lot across the street.



Students push for safety improvements at Sunnyside High  Tucson News Now

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A new safety measure is now in place at Sunnyside High School to help keep students safe. The city installed flashing lights ...



Collection: Sunnyside High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

A look at the all-time greatest Sunnyside football players.



OG’s: Original grapplers  Tucson News Now

40 years ago this season a wrestling dynasty was born on Tucson's south side.



Greg Hansen: Southern Arizona's Top 100 Sports Figures of 2018  Arizona Daily Star

Star columnist Greg Hansen counts down the most prominent sports figures in Tucson and the surrounding region to ring in the new year. Here's the complete ...



Pima College hosts Bruce Fleck Classic starting tonight on campus  Arizona Daily Star

The Pima College women's basketball team will take on the toughest challenge of the 2018-19 season to date this week, when they host the Bruce Fleck Classic ...



Road Runner: Unraveling pavement on I-10 in Tucson brings concrete solution  Arizona Daily Star

Work has begun on a portion of Interstate 10 to replace worn-down rubberized asphalt that has become a safety concern for motorists.



UCLA reportedly to fire basketball coach Steve Alford  Arizona Daily Star

Alford landed former Arizona commits T.J. Leaf and Shareef O'Neal.



Tucson couple's landscape draws from barrio influences  Arizona Daily Star

The landscape of the east side home is described as "whimsical and fun."



Sunnyside's Bioscience program prepares students for future careers  Arizona Education News Service

When students put on their lab coats and take part in the bioscience program at Tucson's Sunnyside High School, they learn what they need to succeed in the ...



Photos: Sunnyside High School 2018 Graduation | Local news  Arizona Daily Star

Three hundred and ninety-six seniors received their diplomas during a graduation ceremony at Sunnyside High School. Friends and family cheered them on ...



Southern Arizonans graduate from U.S. Air Force boot camp in January  Tucson News Now

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.



Neto's Tucson: Mariachi Cobre's famed Roberto Martinez coming home to Sunnyside  Arizona Daily Star

It's not every day that former Tucsonans, whose hearts and roots remain in the desert valley, have an opportunity to return home. That day has come for Roberto ...



9. Glenn Posey, WR, 1986  Arizona Daily Star

Posey had the size at 6-foot-3 and 170 pounds to be an elite receiver, but his speed (4.7 40-yard dash) dictated a role somewhere else on the field. Posey ...



Photos: Sunnyside High School football through the years  Arizona Daily Star

Sunnyside High School football in Tucson through the years, from the files of the Arizona Daily Star and Tucson Citizen.



Tucson Santa Rita hires former Sunnyside coach Richard Sanchez to lead football program  AZCentral

Richard Sanchez, the man responsible for turning around Sunnyside High School's football program decades ago, is now taking over another struggling ...



Sunnyside High School seniors achieve national auto certification  Arizona Daily Star

Training prepares students to work on Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, FIAT vehicles.



For Richard Sanchez, Santa Rita reclamation project a chance to reach, help kids  Arizona Daily Star

The Sunnyside coaching legend is coming out of semi-retirement to lead the Class 2A program.



Football coaching legend Richard Sanchez takes over Santa Rita's program  Arizona Daily Star

Richard Sanchez, the man responsible for turning around Sunnyside High School's football program decades ago, is now taking over another struggling ...



Grades released for Sunnyside schools  Tucson News Now

The Sunnyside Unified School District released its school grading on Thursday, Oct. 5.



Friday night's high school football matchups, predictions and score updates  Arizona Daily Star

The Star's Justin Spears breaks down and predicts how each matchup across Southern Arizona will play out during the last week of the regular season.



Raytheon tutors make math fun at Sunnyside High  Arizona Daily Star

"Math Nights" aim to improve the math success rate of students at the southside district.



Tucson mariachi, 'beloved maestro' 'Cuco' Del Cid, dies at 73; services scheduled for Monday  Arizona Daily Star

Refugio Del Cid, who for more than 20 years taught mariachi music at Sunnyside High School after performing with some of Mexico's top singers and mariachi ...



10. David Coronado, FB/LB, 2000  Arizona Daily Star

Pima College assistant coach Glenn Posey, who was an assistant when David Coronado played, said the linebacker was the toughest guy they'd ever coached ...



Voters say no to budget override for Sunnyside school district  Arizona Daily Star

Sunnyside Unified School District's losing streak continued in Tuesday's election, as voters rejected a budget override that would have brought the district ...



Two new principals for Sunnyside schools  Tucson News Now

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Sunnyside High School and Billy Lane Lauffer Middle School will have new principals for the 2016-2017 school year, ...



Once-homeless teen realizes his dreams thanks to 'angels'  Arizona Daily Star

Sunnyside senior is one of hundreds of homeless or formerly homeless Pima County teens who are set to graduate this spring.



Shooting reported on Campbell Avenue near Sunnyside High School  Tucson News Now

One person was shot in the face at an apartment complex in the 6200 block of South Campbell Avenue, according to Sgt. Pete Dugan, spokesman for the ...



Southern Arizona high school graduations: When, where, why and what to give  Arizona Daily Star

It's that time. Here are things you need to know about local high school graduations.



Sunnyside High senior cheers on after serious injury  Arizona Daily Star

When Sunnyside High School cheerleader Margarita Rivera injured her back, she said it felt like the world was ending.



Sunnyside High auditorium serves as courtroom in campus visit  Arizona Daily Star

Jessica Drezek, 16, asks a question to the panel of judges after oral arguments were completed. Students expressed interest in the challenges lawyers and ...



Photos: Sunnyside High School Graduation | Photography  Arizona Daily Star

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Collection: Desert View High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The Star counts down the top 10 players in Desert View history.



Sunnyside uses 96-yard interception return to top Nogales in season opener  Arizona Daily Star

Jose Silva's highlight-reel play gives Blue Devils a win in Southern Arizona's first high school football game of the season.



Sunnyside wrestling team stripped of wins, state runner-up trophy  Arizona Daily Star

Sunnyside's wrestling team was stripped of last season's section championship and Division I state runner-up trophy by the Arizona Interscholastic Association ...



Tucson Unified school board race brings enrollment, budget challenges to the fore  Arizona Daily Star

Five candidates, including three newcomers, are vying for two open seats on the TUSD Governing Board.



Gridiron Guide: Sunnyside a must-see, must-eat  Arizona Daily Star

The eighth in our tour of Tucson's high school football stadiums.



Collection: Amphi High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

Amphitheater has produced great talent, specifically from the Vern Friedli era.



Collection: Palo Verde High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

A look at the best Palo Verde football players in school history.



No. 49 • Sunnyside wins first wrestling championship under Klostreich, setting up dynasty  Arizona Daily Star

Feb. 24, 1979: Sunnyside wins the first of 30 state wrestling championships.



Tucson's Michael Smith can't wait to watch alma mater play in hometown  Arizona Daily Star

The Star talked to Smith, who is current serving on Oregon State's strength and conditioning staff.



Collection: Buena High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The Star counts down the days until high school football season with each high school in Southern Arizona's all-time Top 10 player list.



Desert View HS agriculture program at risk of shutting  Arizona Daily Star

The agriculture education program at Desert View High School is at risk of being shut down as enrollment numbers have been consistently low over the years.



Collection: Salpointe Catholic High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

A look at the top Salpointe Catholic football players in program history.



Sunnyside schools see improvement with turnaround program  Arizona Daily Star

Principals report improvements in schools to Governing Board.



Greg Hansen: 'Mr. Football' on Salpointe's blue-chip prospects and the Lancers' family business  Arizona Daily Star

The Star's longtime columnist previews Friday night's high school football Class 4A state championship game between Salpointe Catholic and Scottsdale ...



After lead cleanup, Sunnyside welding shop to become weight room  Arizona Daily Star

About $300,000 will be spent to clean up a lead-contaminated former welding shop at Sunnyside High School and renovate it to a weight room, officials said.



Collection: Sabino High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

Atlanta Falcons outside linebacker Brooks Reed (56) lines up against the Jacksonville Jaguars during an NFL football game in Jacksonville, Fla., Sunday, Dec.



2015-16 Boys Basketball Player of the Year: Jacob Inclan, Sunnyside  Arizona Daily Star

What he did: Inclan capped off a stellar four-year career by leading the Blue Devils to the Division II, Section I championship and a trip to the state quarterfinals ...



Collection: Cienega High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just around the corner and the Star is counting down the days with a top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern Arizona.



Collection: Rincon/University High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

A look at the best Rincon/University football players in school history.



Hughes Federal Credit Union hosts toy drive for local children  CUinsight.com

TUCSON, AZ (November 28, 2018) — Hughes Federal Credit Union is a hosting a toy drive in partnership with La Caliente and La Buena Radio to benefit the ...



10 best high school quarterbacks in local history  Arizona Daily Star

Editor's note: This summer, Star columnist Greg Hansen is counting down the top 10 of just about everything related to Tucson sports.



Collection: Empire High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just around the corner and the Star is counting down the days with a top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern Arizona.



Star endorsement: Leila Counts and Adam Ragan for TUSD Governing Board  Arizona Daily Star

The Arizona Daily Star endorses Leila Counts and Adam Ragan for the Tucson Unified School District Governing Board.



Bill amending Arizona's English-language-learner model is revived  Arizona Daily Star

A bill allowing students learning English to spend just two hours a day in language-development classes, rather than four, has been resurrected from its seeming ...



Collection: Pueblo High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

A look at the best Pueblo football players in school history.



Funeral services scheduled for mariachi teacher, Refugio 'Cuco' Del Cid  Arizona Daily Star

Del Cid, 73, was one of Tucson's best-known mariachi musicians.



Photos: Sunnyside's football stadium | High School Football  Arizona Daily Star

Here's a look at Sunnyside High School's football stadium.



2 Sunnyside school closures send students to 5 different schools  Tucson News Now

The Sunnyside District says it will soon begin the process of notifying school families, teachers and staff.



Sunnyside students participate in hour of coding  Arizona Daily Star

The district wants to get more kids interested in computer science.



Sunnyside JTED teacher brings work to campus lab  Arizona Daily Star

Students get a feel for the work by doing gene tests on corn seeds.



Oscar Romero to join college staff after 29 seasons, 400-plus wins at Tucson High  Arizona Daily Star

Coach will join the coaching staff at Division II Adams State.



Marana baseball looking to recapture winning ways under Allan Gillespie  Tucson Local Media

Allan Gillespie stares into the distance, far beyond blue-painted caged fence and orange-tinted mountains in the distance.



Pima's 'pumpkins' head east in search of a title  Arizona Daily Star

Pima College won its first NJCAA national championship 38 years ago in, of all places, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.



Tucson’s version of the National Voter Registration day focusing on youth vote  Tucson News Now

The latest numbers show young people are registering to vote. TargetSmart says voter registration among 18 to 29 year olds has increased by 7.6 percent in the ...



Sunnyside lockdown ends, no weapon found  Tucson News Now

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The lockdown at Sunnyside High School was lifted after Tucson Police determined it was safe to do so. According to Mary ...



Collection: Canyon del Oro High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just over two months away and the Star is counting down the days with a Top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern ...



Hansen's Sunday Notebook: Salpointe Catholic's run to state title game is one for the ages  Arizona Daily Star

Salpointe players cheer their fans after they defeated Sahuaro 53-6 in their state 4A semifinal at Mountain View High School, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, Marana, Ariz ...



Tucson teen girls get a taste of running for political office  Arizona Daily Star

A nonpartisan, interactive workshop teaches high school girls about running for office.



Collection: Catalina High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

2002 football player of the year: Catalina's Phillip Pickett, left. 2002 football coach of the year: Catalina's Shawn Wasson, right. Photo by A.E. Araiza / Arizona ...



9. Richard Sanchez, Sunnyside football and wrestling  Arizona Daily Star

Part I: Sanchez led the Blue Devils to five consecutive state wrestling championships. Part II: He retired from wrestling and rebuilt a long-struggling Sunnyside ...



Collection: Douglas High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just around the corner and the Star is counting down the days with a top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern Arizona.



Collection: Sahuarita High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

A look at the top Sahuarita Mustangs in program history.



Failure rates fall under Sunnyside's freshman academy model  Arizona Daily Star

The improvement is attributed to the freshman academy model, which separates the freshmen from the upper school.



COOPER, Ruth Ancy Graves Ph.D.  Arizona Daily Star

COOPER, Ruth Ancy Graves Ph.D. Beloved wife, mother, sister, and daughter Ruth Cooper, passed away September 14, 2018, in Oceanside, California, after a ...



Collection: Flowing Wells High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just around the corner and the Star is counting down the days with a top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern Arizona.



Beyond the mat | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Wrestling saved Mike Munkelnbeck, now he's using it to help others.



One reason the NAU series has been paused  Arizona Daily Star

Since the Board of Regents in 2004 strongly suggested Arizona and ASU play NAU in football every season, alternating years, the Lumberjacks have gone 0-11.



Collection: Sahuaro High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

A look at the top Sahuaro Cougars in program history.



Collection: Ironwood Ridge High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

Quarterback Tyler Williams, here leading Ironwood Ridge to a 27-3 win over Peoria Centennial for the Division II state title, accounted for 2,497 yards and 32 ...



Photos: Life in Tucson - 1976-1977 | Retro Tucson  Arizona Daily Star

An image of East Speedway, once dubbed America's “ugliest street” by Life magazine, looking east from Alvernon Way . Jose Galvez / Arizona Daily Star ...



Toy drives to benefit 'Miracle on 31st Street,' Salvation Army  Arizona Daily Star

Hughes Federal Credit Union is a hosting a toy drive in partnership with La Caliente and La Buena Radio to benefit the Miracle on 31st Street holiday party.



Collection: Rio Rico High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is finally here and the Star is providing an all-time list for each program in Southern Arizona. Amphitheater, Sierra Vista Buena, ...



Former Sunnyside HS band instructor admits to sexual relationship with 15-year-old student  KFSN-TV

A former Sunnyside High School band assistant is headed to jail in handcuffs for an illicit relationship with a student. But even though he's going to jail, he won't ...



Sunnyside re-opens search for football coach after Kuhm resigns  Arizona Daily Star

The 28-year old is returning to Nogales to be the athletic director and football coach.



Diminutive Peralta a giant on the field for Sunnyside  Arizona Daily Star

Peralta grew up leaning all about Sunnyside's tradition; now he's carrying it.



Photos: Remembrance for Cuco Del Cid | Local news  Arizona Daily Star

Hundreds gathered at Casino del Sol's AVA Amphitheater to remember mariachi director Refugio "Cuco" Del Cid and listen to his former students as they ...



Collection: Catalina Foothills High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

Catalina Foothills captains Cullen Drenkhahn (68), Max Michalczik (44), Brandon Smith (33) and Rhett Rodriguez (4) head out for the coin toss. Mike Christy ...



A huge list of the 98 locations feeding kids for free this summer  Arizona Daily Star

Any child under 18 can eat breakfast and lunch for free at these locations.



STAR Academic Center graduation  Tucson News Now

The S.T.A.R. Academic Center was created to help students who learn in non-traditional ways, need more time with teachers, or are not able to attend classes ...



1. Fred Sims, RB/LB, 1980  Arizona Daily Star

As a junior, Sims broke the city rushing record with 1426 yards for the Blue Devils in 1979 and added 16 touchdowns for good measure. But for Sims, his stellar.



For Arizona Wildcats legend Sean Elliott, 1988 Final Four run was the start of something special  Arizona Daily Star

Sean Elliott could have been a mercenary, and that would have been just fine.



Operation Safe Roads  KGUN

One person is killed on Arizona roads every nine hours. Deadly crashes are up 36 percent in two years and 13 to 20 percent of traffic fatalities are pedestrians.



Catalina Foothills ranks No. 4 in state school districts  Arizona Daily Star

An educational-ranking website has designated Catalina Foothills School District as the No. 4 district in Arizona. That's two steps down from the No.



Photos: US Rep. Raul Grijalva | Local news  Arizona Daily Star

Raul Grijalva was born in Tucson and graduated from Sunnyside High School and the University of Arizona. He served on the Tucson Unified School District ...



N. David Adams, 12th round, 1987, UA/Sunnyside  Arizona Daily Star

Adams, who played at 5 feet 6 inches and 165 pounds, carried seven times for the Dallas Cowboys in 1987. He led the Pac-10 in rushing at Arizona and was an ...



Celebrate Coronado National Forest at free "It's All Yours" family day  Arizona Daily Star

The city of Tucson, Pima County and the National Forest Foundation will host the free “It's All Yours” family day on Saturday, March 10, at Kennedy Park, 3700 S.



Jermaine Watts led Sunnyside to rare unbeaten basketball season  Arizona Daily Star

Star columnist Greg Hansen is counting down the 100 best days in Tucson sports history. Up next: No. 26.



6. David Adams, RB, 1981  Arizona Daily Star

Adams wasn't even the best runner in his own backfield in 1980, as the junior played sidekick to the record-breaking Fred Sims. His talent was obvious, though, ...



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