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  1. Apollo High School student hit by car in Glendale, police say  ABC15 Arizona
  2. Apollo High School student hospitalized after being hit by car  FOX 10 News Phoenix
  3. Apollo High School student hit by vehicle while crossing Northern Avenue in Glendale  12news.com KPNX
  4. Glendale high school student seriously injured after being hit by car  KTAR.com
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NFL draft: N'Keal Harry joins list of Arizona high school first-round selections  AZCentral

Arizona hadn't had a former high school football player drafted in the first round of the NFL draft since 2015.



Student struck by vehicle while walking to Apollo High School in Glendale  Your Valley

Glendale police are investigating after an Apollo High School student was struck by a vehicle while she was walking to school. The incident happened around 9 ...



Award-winning coach bleeds blue and gold | Sports  Glendale Star

Inspiration comes in many different forms. An inspirational person motivates or inspires others to achieve goals and excel in life. Whether students know it or not, ...



Students say Glendale intersection where teen was hit is dangerous  AZFamily

An Apollo High School student was hit by a car while walking in a crosswalk at 47th and Northern avenues Tuesday morning.



Threadgill resigns as Apollo football coach | Sports  Glendale Star

After 13 seasons as the Apollo Hawks football team head coach, Zack Threadgill announced he is stepping down from the position.



More officers will be at Apollo High School, Online Learning Academy on Tuesday after threat  ABC15 Arizona

Glendale Union High School District says extra officers will be at Apollo High School on Tuesday after an online threat was made.



Glendale police investigate threat at Apollo High School  AZCentral

Officials determined there was no threat to Apollo High School after investigating a social media post.



Apollo RB Ali Mohamed takes his father's spirit wherever he goes  AZCentral

Ali Mohamed's life was paved by a caring dad, who died suddenly during his freshman year.



ACU holds first national football signing events at Glendale campus  Peoria Times

Holding its first signing event at the new campus in Glendale, Arizona Christian University introduced 92 young men, who will help build the program to the ...



Arizona high school star RB Ali Mohamed takes his father's spirit wherever he goes  USA TODAY High School Sports

Apollo (Glendale, Ariz.) star Ali Mohamed keeps his father's memory heavy on his heart Friday nights.



Grand Canyon University awards students tuition | News  Glendale Star

Grand Canyon University recently honored 10 Glendale students with full-tuition scholarships as part of Students Inspiring Students, a collaboration between the ...



Perreira running to meet Ellen DeGeneres | News  Glendale Star

Former Apollo High School student Lee Perreira desperately wants to get Ellen DeGeneres' attention.



Apollo's greatest all-time baseball lineup card  azcentral.com

Glendale Apollo is having one of its greatest baseball seasons, still alive in the Division II tournament. This seems like a good time to roll out the school's all-time ...



Apollo High graduate assists Army in Africa  Glendale Star

John Pham knew he wanted to join the military after he graduated from Apollo High School in 2017. He has excelled in his short time in the U.S. Army.



Arizona Christian Football Signs 92- Largest Recruiting Class Ever  Victory Sports Network

On Wednesday, Arizona Christian Football signed their largest recruiting class ever on National Signing Day as 92 recruits signed to play for ACU...



Street preacher hit in head with baseball bat near Apollo HS in Glendale  12news.com

A self-proclaimed preacher was caught on camera being attacked while students near Apollo High School in Glendale confront him over his beliefs.



Glendale district won't ask students about their immigration status  AZCentral

Glendale Union High School District has agreed to change its enrollment practices following a federal civil rights investigation.



These Arizona teenagers have been accused of committing murder  AZCentral

Here is a rundown of teenagers (and even a child) accused of killing someone in Arizona.



March Madfest coming to Westgate | Sports  Glendale Star

Celebrities and high school basketball all-stars will fill Westgate when the second annual March Madfest comes to town from 6 to 9 p.m. March 22.



Arizona teachers weigh risks of a strike as they urge change  Deseret News

Arizona teachers voting Wednesday on whether to launch an unprecedented strike to demand more school funding weighed the potential pitfalls of walking off ...



Wide-open baseball season prepares for section play  Glendale Star

In one of the most wide-open baseball championship races in years, local high school teams have set themselves up for a run at the playoffs. A number of those ...



Lee Perreira is living his musical dream at home  Glendale Star

Lee Perreira says he's “just a worker.” Perreira puts his head down and goes to work, playing restaurants, bars and clubs around town, sharing his classic blues ...



Woman arrested for attacking street preacher near Apollo High School  Glendale Star

A 19-year-old woman was arrested after allegedly assaulting a street preacher near Apollo High School in May.



Annual military inspection at Apollo High School NJROTC  Glendale Star

Honor. Courage. Commitment. These are the core values of the Apollo Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, also known as NJROTC. In this past month, ...



Football roundup  Glendale Star

APOLLO 35, IRONWOOD 14 – The Hawks won their eighth straight game and used a dominating rushing game to defeat Ironwood 35-14.



Nolan Gorman, Matthew Liberatore selected in first round of MLB draft  AZCentral

Local high school star Matthew Liberatore was selected by the Tampa Bay Rays with the 16th overall pick, while Nolan Gorman went three picks later.



Meet your City Council candidates | News  Glendale Star

Five candidates are running for Glendale City Council.



Preview: Bradshaw Mountain baseball hungry for 2019 season to begin  Prescott Daily Courier

Bradshaw Mountain baseball players, from left, Chase Torp, Dylan Taylor, Paxton Prentice, Jacob Platt and Jacob Roberts pose for a photo after practice ...



Scholars Directory  Flinn Foundation

The Flinn Scholars community is a dynamic group of nearly 650 individuals providing leadership on their campuses, in their professions, and in their ...



GCC's Stuck continues to build Gauchos volleyball program  Glendale Star

As a seventh-grader, Lisa Stuck found herself out on the blacktop bumping a volleyball around. With each thump of the volleyball against her hands, Stuck fell in ...



Schools in Arizona: 10 best, worst schools in Maricopa County  ABC15 Arizona

Newly released preliminary data from the State Board of Education grades high schools and elementary schools on their performance.



Glendale mayor hosts record-setting blood drive  Your Valley

Glendale Mayor Jerry Weiers was the first to give blood during the Community Blood Drive, which he hosted, Wednesday, Jan. 9 at the Glendale Civic Center.



Students surprised with full-tuition SIS scholarships  GCU Today

Story by Lana Sweeten-Shults GCU News Bureau. Washington High School senior Juan Ballez, center, wants to become a biomedical engineer. Washington ...



Arizona teachers continue to demand raises, better school funding  PBS NewsHour

Thousands of teachers staged walk-ins at 1112 schools spanning 130 districts in Arizona, according to Arizona Educators United. But so far Gov. Doug Ducey ...



Local young soccer player joins national team in Spain  Glendale Star

Glendale resident Kevin Mearse, 13, may be one of the top soccer players in the state and he is not even ready for high school yet.



Arizona students plan to walk out of class to push for gun control  KTAR.com

Students at several Valley high schools walked out of their classrooms on Wednesday to call for stricter gun laws.



Red for Ed: Arizona teachers demanding raise protest at schools  ABC15 Arizona

Thousands of Arizona teachers gathered outside their schools Wednesday wearing red shirts, chanting and carrying protest signs to show solidarity in their ...



Veterans Day events: Where and how to celebrate in metro Phoenix  AZCentral

From parades to museum exhibits, there's a plethora of ways to celebrate the sacrifices and contributions of veterans the weekend of Nov. 11.



West Valley's top-scoring schools  azcentral.com

What are the West Valley's top-scoring schools? We have the list.



Arizona students protest gun violence in meetings at Capitol and with walkouts  ABC15 Arizona

Arizona high school students gathered on campuses and met with lawmakers at the state Capitol in Phoenix on Wednesday to protest the kind of gun violence ...



Defense again at forefront for NAU men's basketball ahead of homestand  Arizona Daily Sun

*Fresh* off three straight close games, with just one being a win, the Northern Arizona men's basketball team (5-12, 3-4 Big Sky) is set to face a tough test during.



GCU helps engineer MESA Day  GCU Today

GCU News Bureau. GCU's Strategic Educational Alliances hosted Mathematics Engineering Science Achievement Day recently at Apollo High School in the ...



MLB mock draft 2.0: Arizona Diamondbacks select a high school shortstop  AZCentral

The Diamondbacks take a talented, high school shortstop from California in Richard Morin's second MLB mock draft.



Criminal justice outstanding graduate motivated by difficult life experiences  Arizona State University

Philip Wellwerts beat the odds and then some. His father was incarcerated just a few months before he was born, and growing up, he watched his birth mother ...



Arizona high school baseball Top 10 Players of the Week: April 30-May 5  AZCentral.com

This is the azcentral sports Top 10 Arizona High School Baseball Players of the Week. Each week, there will be another 10 for weekly honors. If there is a player ...



As teen rapper born without a jaw enjoys fame, mom worries about life after graduation  AZCentral

Isaiah Acosta was born without a lower jaw. He can't speak but has found a way for people to hear his voice in his music.



Arizona high school players in NFL draft: 20 1st-round picks through the years  azcentral.com

When former Tempe Corona del Sol High standout Andrus Peat was taken with the No. 13 overall pick of the 2015 draft, he joined some elite company.



Arizona Department of Education releases school letter grade records  Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting

After refusing to release school letter grade records distributed to Arizona public schools and claiming that no list of all scores existed, the Arizona Department of ...



MLB mock draft 1.0: Valley high-school stars Matthew Liberatore, Nolan Gorman in top 10  AZCentral

azcentral sports' Richard Morin offers his first edition of the 2018 MLB first-round mock draft.



Grumpy Cat, Jordin Sparks and other notable West Valley residents  Arizona Republic

Scottsdale and Paradise Valley may have reputations as celebrity hot spots, but more than a few notable people have come from the West Valley. Some notable ...



Giving kids a positive chance to make things happen  Glendale Star

Former Glendale resident Carlos Meza, who now lives in Peoria, is a doer and prefers to think about what something could be instead of what something might ...



Arizona school shooting threats: 17 since Parkland shooting  AZCentral

In the two weeks after the horrific mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, azcentral.com has reported on 17 separate threat incidents at schools in ...



Apollo graduate shines on national level | Sports | glendalestar.com  Glendale Star

Before committing to Arizona State, point guard Promise Amukamara played at nearby Apollo High School in Glendale. Before she graduated, Amukamara ...



VFW Post #1433 honors public servants | News  Glendale Star

The Veterans of Foreign Wars, Sandy Coor VFW Post #1433 in Glendale, honored local members of public safety in an awards ceremony Tuesday March 7.



Arizona connections in Super Bowl: Nick Foles, Rob Gronkowski among standouts in 2018 game  AZCentral.com

The state of Arizona continues to produce NFL players. Several of them will play in the Super Bowl between the Eagles and Patriots.



Originality tough to come by in Arizona high school mascot names  azcentral.com

A revival of efforts to come up with a unique nickname for new high schools doesn't always hit the mark but can score big.



Apollo boys basketball advances to quarterfinals | Sports  Glendale Star

Playing Ironwood for the third time in just over a month, Apollo showed why they are the top-seeded team in Division 5A.



City appoints two assistant city managers | News  Glendale Star

The City of Glendale has appointed two assistant city managers as City Manager Brenda Fischer announced that Jennifer Campbell and Julie Frisoni have ...



Arizonans who have been first round MLB draft picks  azcentral.com

37 former Arizona high school baseball players have been taken in the first round of the MLB draft through the years.



Arizona’s NFL connections: Everson Griffen, Cameron Jordan among top performers in 2017  AZCentral

Blake Martinez, Cameron Jordan, Terrell Suggs, Everson Griffen, Rob Gronkowski among Arizona connections to shine in NFL in 2017.



PUSD board welcomes new Glendale school resource officers  Glendale Star

Three high schools in Peoria Unified School District now have school resource officers. Cactus, Ironwood and Raymond Kellis high schools are within the ...



Estimates suggest only 10 percent of AZ juniors are on track for success  Arizona Education News Service

Recently, Helios Education Foundation contracted with NORC at the University of Chicago, a national research firm, to examine data and provide statewide ...



Teen ‘senators’ at Capitol to learn, might have some things to teach, too  Cronkite News

They came. They saw. They legislated. Girls Nation is a weeklong civics lesson on steroids, and two Arizona teens in it said they're leaving D.C. inspired.



Arizona quarterbacks in NFL: Buccaneers' Ryan Fitzpatrick extends touchdown record  AZCentral.com

Ryan Fitzpatrick has 181 career NFL touchdown passes, more than Danny White, Jake Plummer or any other QB from Arizona.



Ironwood Ridge outlasts Apollo in double-overtime | Oro Valley  Tucson Local Media

Matt Johnson exhaled three-and-a-half hours of distress as he addressed four dozen teenagers *fresh* off an overtime thrill ride. The longtime Ironwood Ridge ...



Meet the Arizona Rattlers' dancing 'lineman,' Oscar Hernandez  SportingNews.com

Oscar Hernandez is a dance choreographer whose cameo appearance with the Arizona Rattlers' cheerleaders made its way around the Internet.



Report: Prince Amukamara to Re-Sign With Chicago Bears  Last Word on Pro Football

Prince Amukamara spent the first five years of his pro career with the New York Giants before playing with the Jacksonville Jaguars and Chicago Bears in 2016 ...



Arizona's first round draft picks in NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL  azcentral.com

Arizona has produced three No. 1 overall draft picks in the history of the four major professional sports.



Justice of the Peace candidates state qualifications | News  Glendale Star

There are now just nine write-in candidates for Arrowhead Precinct Justice of the Peace. This week, we will be profiling four with the remaining five candidates ...



Glendale street-naming ceremony honors singer Marty Robbins  azcentral.com

Glendale, Ariz.---Glendale officials will celebrate famed native son Marty Robbins Monday by naming a section of roadway after the country music star.



Pop Warner registration drive held throughout Phoenix  azcentral.com

Arizona Pop Warner Football & Cheer will host registration events throughout the Valley on Saturday, June 13.



'You are not forgotten': Phoenix American Legion Post honors homeless veterans at 7th annual breakfast  AZCentral

Homeless veterans from around the Valley were honored and fed at an event Saturday at Travis L. Williams American Legion Post in Phoenix.



Heater failure found in Flagstaff-area cabin where family died  AZCentral.com

Investigators discovered a "significant failure" in the heating system of a cabin where an El Mirage family died of apparent carbon-monoxide poisoning, the ...



Apparently, the Threat to Make Ironwood Ridge HS "Famous" Was Simple Tomfoolery, Feds Decide  Tucson Weekly

In case you missed it last night, a kerfuffle was raised when a user of the imageboard/scourge of the internet 4Chan posted a Google Maps...



A long-ago visit from a Prince  AZCardinals.com

Once upon a time, there was a relatively skinny kid from Glendale who was ripping up the local high school scene as a dominating running back, rushing for ...



Phoenix rockers Jane N' the Jungle place Aloe Blacc cover in independent film 'SHE'  AZCentral

Local rockers Jane N' the Jungle have placed a soulful reinvention of “The Man” by Aloe Blacc in the local indie film “SHE.” The song was selected by the film's ...



Pac-12 commissioner: Why we won't pay or unionize college athletes  AZCentral.com

Paying college athletes would distract them from getting a degree - and could result in fewer opportunities for students to play sports.



2017 MLB mock draft: Projecting the first round  AZCentral.com

Mock selections of the first 30 picks in the 2017 MLB first-year player draft to be held on June 12.



New policy allows military members to help undocumented relatives  azcentral.com

The siblings of Arizona Army National Guardsman Gabriel Zermeño (left) of Phoenix are protected from deportation. But their father, Jose (right), faces the threat.



This week in local music picks: Desert Trash with AJJ, the Stakes, Amor, Sun System  AZCentral

A Desert Trash festival topped by AJJ, a Stakes anniversary show, Sun System and Amor are among our local music picks.



Which celebrities have been arrested in metro Phoenix?  Arizona Republic

PHOENIX -- The Phoenix-area has a long history of celebrities landing in handcuffs here. Which celebrities? Read to find out.



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