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The Buddha said, “When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.” Well, ready or not kids, your teachers are showing up in classrooms everywhere. It’s time to crack open the books, slip the surly bonds of summer, and head back to school.
My youngest son started middle school this year. On the first day of classes, climbing on the bus with all his No. 2 pencils and three-ring binders, he also carried with them enough anxiety to fill a mama’s boy’s backpack. It wasn’t just the reality of a new school that put them on edge; it was middle school, and that is scary enough all on its own.
“Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have.” These are the words of Simon Peter, one of Jesus’ first disciples, written to some of the first and earliest Christians. And like most words put down on paper, these instructions have not always honored the intent of the author.
Calling it a “stunning power grab,” Attorney General Tom Horne wants a judge to block a decision by the Citizens Clean Elections Commission to investigate whether he has been using his office for campaigning.
Cops take your pot?
PRESCOTT VALLEY – A little news and a fews notes from Day One of the state tournament.
Gov. Jan Brewer is going to get the last word on whether Arizona business owners can cite their religion as a reason to turn away gays – and maybe others.
ORO VALLEY – The wrestling postseason brings a sense of urgency.
ORO VALLEY - Coming to you live from Ironwood Ridge.
Jacob Matanky knew it might be his last chance.
The toughest wrestling tournament in Arizona kept up its reputation with several high seeds falling by the wayside on the first day of action.
PEORIA – Derek Andresen is nearly there.
Trey Ronayne knows the challenges are going to be few and far between.
It took some extra time but once all of the penalty kicks were sorted out the all Ahwatukee Maroon Bracket finals came to fruition.
Medical marijuana patients whose drugs are taken by police are entitled to get it back, the Arizona Supreme Court has ruled.
Arizona is on the verge of shutting the door on the ability of players for Arizona's professional sports teams to file workers' compensation claims elsewhere, even if that's where they were injured.
Arch Ratliff knows in the big picture the win doesn’t matter all that much if he isn’t able to do it again next week.
Rachel Ressler sees open people.
The Corona del Sol wrestling program has more than proved itself this season in the dual meet format.
The signature play of Matt Guida’s astounding junior season looked like a split-second decision, but was actually days in the making.
Glenn Farina, of Corona, is announced winner of the 138 pound level due to an injury forced forfeit during the 2012 Moon Valley Wrestling Tournament championships at Moon Valley High School on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012.
This particular grassy knoll had nothing to do with conspiracy and everything to do with championships.
Desert Visa girls soccer coach Marvin Hypolite confirmed on Thursday that the Thunder had to forfeit Tuesday's win over Mountain Pointe.
Wrestling dual meets in November are essentially false advertising.
Why are you running for office?