In his eighth year as the Flowing Wells girls basketball coach, Michael Perkins may be facing his toughest challenge yet.
Mountain View has one of the area’s best defenses, but will certainly have its hands full when it hosts undefeated and apparently unstoppable Salpointe Catholic on Friday night.
An arson fire destroyed this mobile home in the 1100 block of West Miracle Mile on Wednesday. Another mobile home was destroyed by arson Tuesday in the 1400 block of West Panama Lane.
Tucson police are investigating two fires that were set deliberately, destroying two mobile homes in the Flowing Wells neighborhood.
I have this fantasy: Every elected official in Arizona, particularly those in the Legislature, spends two weeks straight as a substitute teacher in a public school whose students live in poverty - a place like Walter Douglas Elementary School.
Meals at Marana, Flowing Wells schools
While school is out, Tucson-area districts are working to ensure breakfast and lunch programs continue for students in need.
Area teens honored at Intel science fair
Three Tucson-area schools have earned the A+ School of Excellence distinction.
Flowing Wells' Shalise Fernander, left, makes an imposing obstacle for Saguaro's Jelani Huma in Saturday's state final in Glendale.
GLENDALE - There were 11 lead changes in the first three quarters of Saturday's Division II state championship game between Flowing Wells and Scottsdale Saguaro.
Flowing Wells' Lyndsay Leikem, heading up court Saturday, had 19 points and 11 rebounds in the loss.
Flowing Wells players celebrate after beating three-time defending champion Chandler Seton Catholic.
Flowing Wells' Mikaela Cook attempts to dribble past a Seton defender.
GLENDALE - Flowing Wells didn't make a single field goal in the fourth quarter Thursday at Jobing.com Arena, but when the final buzzer sounded, the celebration was on.
Flowing Wells' Lyndsay Leikem gives the basket a look as Queen Creek's Kayla Forbis defends in the second period.
The Flowing Wells girls basketball team needed all 25 of Lyndsay Leikem's points Thursday night to escape with a 44-39 win over Queen Creek in the semifinals of the Division II, Section I tournament at Amphi High School.
Sunnyside has wrestled like the best team in the state all year and will try to make that official Friday night.
David Baker will assume Flowing Wells superintendent duties on July 1.