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What is punishment?
This time around, Mountain Pointe is all in without hesitation.
Mountain Pointe running back Raymond Caayon (13) attempts to outrun Corona linebacker Logan Hatton (21) during the football game between Corona del Sol and Mountain Pointe at Corona del Sol High School on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014.
Dobson running back Erik Heller (11) attempts to run past Desert Vista defensive back Adonis Battle (19) during the football game between Desert Vista and Dobson at Desert Vista High School on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014.
Ahwatukee Foothills’ first medical marijuana dispensary is now open.
Facing a lawsuit they appeared to be losing, state prison officials have agreed to improve health care for the more than 34,000 inmates in their custody.
PHOENIX – The Mountain Pointe and Brophy football programs represented Arizona in the Sollenberger in what is referred to as Week 0 of the season.
Chandler quarterback Bryce Perkins’ pass was thrown on a line to an open receiver along the right sideline.
Rejecting claims his congressional privilege was violated, a federal appeals court on Thursday upheld the convictions of Rick Renzi on charges of extortion, fraud, conspiracy and racketeering.
Arizona voters will decide this November if their legislators should receive a more than $10,000 bump in their wages.
(EDITOR'S NOTE: Here is a re-posting of last year's Tukee Bowl game story)
Former Highland High School Junior ROTC instructor Joseph Stephenson faces possible prison time in November for having sex with an underage JROTC member.
Members of the non-profit group PARC (Protecting Arizona Resources and Children) will make a series of three-minute presentations to the Phoenix City Council at the Oct. 1 meeting during the time for Citizen Comments, starting at 2:45 p.m.
Two losses four quarterbacks.
John Steinbeck was one of America’s most prolific and insightful novelists. Renowned for his prize-winning works that most of us either enjoyed or endured at some point in our education (depending upon our perspective), one of Steinbeck’s lesser known novellas is my personal fa-vorite. It is a penetrating little book called “The Pearl.”
As the father of an Arizona State University student, former ASU police officer and former member of the Tempe Police Citizen’s Review Board, I read the Sunday front-page Arizona Republic story, “ASU PD staffing trails campus growth,” with considerable interest.
Hamilton wide receiver Brandon Krcilek (80) attempts to catch a pass during the football game between Hamilton and Mountain Pointe at Hamilton High School on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014.
Mountain Pointe wide receiver Tyree Shivers (4) attempts to outrun Hamilton defense during the football game between Hamilton and Mountain Pointe at Hamilton High School on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014.
Hamilton wide receiver Brandon Krcilek (80) attempts to catch a pass while being pressured by Mountain Pointe defensive back Dalton Thorpe (8) during the football game between Hamilton and Mountain Pointe at Hamilton High School on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014.
Five more minutes? Six? Maybe seven or eight.
CHANDLER - Whether on a punt or field goal attempt, blocking a kick is a rarity.
Drawing inspiration from “The Nightmare Before Christmas,” the talented animators at Laika have done a wonderful job at bringing the strange and grotesque back to animated features in an age of more welcoming digitally animated fair. Their last two films, “Coraline” and “Paranorman,” were some of the most charmingly creepy of this recent resonance of diverse animation. “The Boxtrolls” keeps in the tradition of those movies, being a weird, visually splendid escapade of stop-motion animation. It’s all good fun, although the familiar story often holds it back from ever being a masterpiece.
It wasn’t that long ago that Mountain Pointe was just another opponent for Hamilton.
An extremely malnourished dog was taken into the care of the Maricopa County Sheriff’s animal cruelty unit after it was found suffering from several ailments in an East Mesa home on Wednesday.
The postgame handshake between football coaching staffs would make for a great sociology study.