Mountain Pointe's Hannah Hoban (12) catches the ball at first to get Desert Mountain's Sam Pederson (1) out during the softball match between Mountain Pointe and Desert Mountain at Mountain Pointe on Wednesday, March 26, 2014.
Desert Vista Thunder's Hannah Gavin (7) and Alexandra Mangialardi (10) react to Xavier Gators forward Tessa Zaccagnio (9) scoring a goal during the playoff soccer game between Xavier College Prep and Desert Vista at Xavier on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014.
Thunder's Hannah Gavin (7) takes control of the ball during the soccer game between Desert Vista Thunder and Desert Mountain Wolves at the Arizona Soccer Showcase at Reach 11 Sports Complex on Monday, Dec, 30, 2013.
Being that the holiday season is still upon us, Hannah Collins and Alison Romero, juniors from Mountain Pointe High School, have been working tirelessly on their individual projects that focus on donating different items to families in need.
Horizon Honors graduate Jessica Laflin has continued to progress in her volleyball at Central College in Pella, Iowa. The 6-foot middle/outside hitter as she earned all academic honors for the Iowa Conference, while finishing with 161 kills with 58 digs and 29 blocks in 21 matches.
As we approach Thanksgiving, and the weeks that seem to race towards Christmas, there’s plenty to be grateful to God for in our lives. Thanksgiving invites us to take time to consider all of our blessings. While some of us may be thrilled with the material things of life, many of us look around and realize that the most important things in life aren’t things at all. They’re our relationships. That’s our relationship with God in Christ Jesus, as well as our relationships with family, friends, and neighbors. Shortly after Thanksgiving, Christians begin another season of intentional reflection: the season of Advent. Since we’re giving thanks and taking time to celebrate all our relationships, let’s take a closer look at the one relationship that changed the world.
The tone of the discussion at the Tempe Union High School District Governing Board meeting concerning the South Mountain Freeway was very different from the discussion two weeks earlier. At the Nov. 6 meeting, the board voted two in favor, one opposed and one abstaining from voting against the Loop 202 Freeway.
The staff at BellaVista Dental in Ahwatukee Foothills are always looking for ways to get involved in the community, but when a longtime patient was diagnosed with cancer she inspired the employees to help out in a whole new way.