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David “Dave” Walter Wear | Obituaries  Green Valley News

David “Dave” Walter Wear, a Sahuarita resident and fixture for the last 50 years, passed away peacefully into the Kingdom of Heaven, on the evening of July 28, ...

Collection: Sahuarita High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

A look at the top Sahuarita Mustangs in program history.

Sahuarita High School Ballplayer Goes Pro With Oakland As

Sahuarita High Kid Swings For The Big Leagues - Tucson, AZ - Arizona's first high school athlete signs with the Oakland A's in the 2019 MLB Draft.

Sahuarita Snaps | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

The Sahuarita Unified School District's governing board recognized its final Leaders in Character for the school year during April 24. From left, back row: Maya ...

Sabino beats Sahuarita High School to claim 3A state title  KVOA Tucson News

MESA, AZ – Coach Shane Folsom and the Sabino High School baseball team knocked off Sahuarita 3-0 in the 3A state championship game. Here's more from ...

Sahuarita campuses welcome officers in the classroom, halls  Sahuarita Sun

Want to know what music the kids are listening to now? What social media platform they're using or the latest video game craze? Just ask Sahuarita Police ...

School grades reveal varied results for SUSD | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

This year's Sahuarita Unified School District's report cards showed mixed results. Four schools maintained their grades, two improved and one fell.

Schools combating rise in teen vaping use  Green Valley News

Manny Valenzuela and the rest of his staff at the Sahuarita Unified School District are scared. The number of students using handheld electronic devices to ...

It's working! Internships point high school kids to the future  Sahuarita Sun

At first, Sahuarita High School senior Jocelyn Cañez thought about becoming a lawyer. Then she considered social work. Now, thanks to an internship, her mind ...

MEET THE VALEDICTORIAN: SHS senior sacrificed to get to the top  Green Valley News

One thing's for sure, when Toscya Williams heads to the University of Arizona this fall, she won't need lessons on time management.

Students could be charged in drug possession | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Four Sahuarita High School students are facing possible charges of possession of a narcotic drug.

New Roadrunners open their new school | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Bailey Farnsworth is excited by the hill. Isabella Miranda is happy about the gym and Heather Caywood is looking forward to having all of her children at one ...

Mustangs need win Saturday to reach baseball championship game  Sahuarita Sun

Fourth-ranked Sahuarita High School takes on ninth-ranked Northwest Christian at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in Surprise, with the winner moving on to the 3A state ...

Sahuarita high school bands making us proud | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Oct. 13, was University of Arizona Band Day and both Sahuarita high schools performed well.

Sahuarita High School briefly put on lockdown after off-duty officer mistaken for threat  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School was briefly placed on lockdown Thursday morning after a student reported seeing a man on campus with a gun, not realizing he was an ...

WHOLE NEW BALLGAME: Sahuarita High football coach breathes life into Friday nights  Sahuarita Sun

It was 30 minutes after the game and they just didn't want to leave. They had whooped and hollered, been congratulated by their coaches and had sung the ...

School gives Sahuarita students an alternative | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Last year was a bad year for the Coronado twins. For a variety of reasons, the Amado girls just didn't make it to Sahuarita High School regularly and were soon.

'It has just been crazy': Sahuarita pitcher headed for Oakland A's organization  Sahuarita Sun

Eighteen-year-old Jose Dicochea says he is living a dream. On Tuesday, he became the Oakland A's eighth-round selection in the 2019 MLB Draft.

Health insurance skyrockets for SUSD employees  Green Valley News

Sahuarita Unified School District employees saw a 10 percent increase in their health insurance costs last year, but it didn't hit their pocketbooks because the ...

They're the best: SHS drama students win state title  Sahuarita Sun

When they read the script, Priscilla Pinales and Emily Castro were so moved they cried. But the Sahuarita High School seniors wondered if they'd do the ...

Half of kids attend schools in Sahuarita; 57 percent of teachers back  Sahuarita Sun

Half of Sahuarita's students and 57 percent of certified staff were back in the classroom today, the first day the Sahuarita Unified School District has opened its ...

Sahuarita schools go on lock down after student mentions gun  Arizona Daily Star

Schools across Sahuarita Unified School District were put on lockdown as a precaution Wednesday after a student at one of its high schools was overheard ...

New principals picked to lead Rio Rico High, Calabasas School  Nogales International

Hector Estrada, currently at Walden Grove High School, will be the new top administrator at Rio Rico High. Bethany Patterson, now an assistant principal at ...

Sahuarita's dance team has made it to the live shows of America's Got Talent  Arizona Daily Star

A talented group of Sahuarita teens have danced on the yellow brick road and through "Wonderland" and are now headed to parts unknown — the Live Shows ...

Sahuarita helps students ease back into studies after a concussion  Arizona Education News Service

When a high school student suffers a concussion it takes time for them to return to their normal level of physical and cognitive functioning, and a Sahuarita ...

Storm damages books at Sahuarita Intermediate School | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Sunday's torrential downpour came at an inconvenient time for Sahuarita Intermediate School, which is in the beginning stages of a $1.9 million roofing project.

Town employees deliver Christmas for teens in need  Sahuarita Sun

Each holiday season, Town of Sahuarita employees look for a way to give back to the community. Typically, they participate with Toys for Tots. But this year, they ...

Apaches use long ball, clutch pitching to beat Sahuarita  Nogales International

Alec Acevedo belted a two-run homer with two outs in the top of the seventh inning to break a 1-1 tie and propel the Nogales Apaches to a baseball ...

Local News List of high school graduation dates around Southern Arizona KGUN 9 Digital Staff 8  KGUN

Students across Southern Arizona will be moving their tassels to the left this week, signifying the end of high school.

Watch this Sahuarita dance team compete in the next round of America's Got Talent  Arizona Daily Star

When Sahuarita's Walden Grove High School PAC Dance Team performed on the popular show America's Got Talent earlier this month, they got a standing ...

Teen taken to hospital after using vape pen with THC  Sahuarita Sun

Four Sahuarita High School students face charges after one was found passed out after using a vaping pen with THC on campus, police said.

SUSD schools set enrollment caps | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

The Sahuarita Unified School District governing board established open enrollment caps for the 2018-19 school year during its meeting March 21.

Labor shortage hurts local building projects; but it means opportunities for students  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School senior Brianna Gutierrez isn't sure what she's going to do after she graduates in May, but she's confident she'll have lots of options.

School boundary debate draws in Sopori, Anza Trail, Sahuarita Heights  Sahuarita Sun

A Sahuarita Unified School District advisory committee is still a couple of months from recommending the boundaries for the K-8 school under construction, but ...

Sahuarita students stage walkout over gun violence | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Seven Sahuarita High School students added their voices to the #NeverAgain movement, walking out of school Wednesday, a week after 17 people were shot to ...

MaxPreps Weekly Honor Roll, presented by the United States Marine Corps: Kambria Cash, Sahuarita  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Sophomore ups her game during sophomore season, eyes goal of playing soccer collegiately.

Sahuarita dance team advances on TV's America's Got Talent  Arizona Daily Star

The PAC Dance Team from Sahuarita went viral last year after posting a dance video to YouTube.

Sahuarita High School softball team seeking first state title since 2011  Arizona Daily Star

The Sahuarita High School softball team needed a win in the play-in round just to qualify for the state tournament. Now, the Mustangs are on the cusp of winning ...

Southern Arizonans graduate from U.S. Air Force boot camp in June  KOLD

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Trip across pond filled with memorable experiences for SHS students  Green Valley News

Westminster Abbey. The British Invasion. Queen Elizabeth.

Dad: Son made mistake fleeing campus, is distraught  Sahuarita Sun

The father of a 17-year-old Sahuarita High School senior who fled from police Wednesday, prompting the lockdown of seven schools, said his son made a ...

Sahuarita could get a rugby club | Local Sports  Sahuarita Sun

Jeff King wants to pass his love of rugby on to young people in the Sahuarita area and use it to bring them together.

Simran Patil, West Point graduation, 2019 | Opinion  Sahuarita Sun

The Green Valley News/Sahuarita Sun has been following Simran Patil since she was a student at Sahuarita High School. As a senior, she had appointments to ...

Junior Cook dies at 5; brought town together in his last days  Sahuarita Sun

Marcus “Junior” Cook, who captured the hearts of hundreds of Sahuarita residents, lost his battle with cancer Sunday morning.

Everybody dance now! Sahuarita High launches its own team  Sahuarita Sun

Luis Arevalo knew what it was like to reap the rewards of hours of sweat and pain. He knew how it felt to be a part of an extended family,

When waitress was hit by cancer, a little girl was there to help  Sahuarita Sun

Mollie McDonald didn't hesitate to step in when a Sahuarita waitress who had become a family friend came down with cancer.

A look inside: Brain scans for teens part of groundbreaking concussion program  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita Unified School District is making history again when it comes to brain concussed students.

Sahuarita High School Marching Band headed to State Championship  Tucson News Now

Sahuarita High School Marching Band will give a final performance before they leave to compete in the Arizona Band and Orchestra Director's Association ...

SHS names new football coach | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

The lone candidate for head football coach at Sahuarita High School is a familiar face in Southern Arizona athletics.

DeSouza named assistant principal | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Teddy Michael DeSouza has been named new assistant principal at Sahuarita High School.

Guess who's sporting a new ring — and why  Sahuarita Sun

The 2018 Sahuarita High School softball team received their state championship rings during halftime at Friday's SHS football game.

Fanning's 500th win is the story of Sahuarita High sports history  Sahuarita Sun

Researching Sahuarita High School softball coach Chris Fanning is like delving into the history of SHS sports itself.

Sahuarita student makes elaborate homecoming proposal  KGUN

Sahuarita High School sophomore went all out when asking his date, Annette Rivera, to homecoming.

Sabino stripped of state baseball title, championship to be vacated  Sahuarita Sun

The Arizona Interscholastic Association stripped Sabino High School's baseball team of its statewide championship on Tuesday, but the runner-up Sahuarita ...

Former Sahuarita lineman Alex Rios signs with the Tucson Sugar Skulls  All Sports Tucson

The Tucson Sugar Skulls added five players to their inaugural roster including a local player who participated in the team's open tryout in November. Former ...

'Flight Team' steps up in school crises | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

The love hasn't stopped. It's been more than six years since Tanner Karr, 13, died in a horrific crash on Interstate 10 and the Sahuarita Unified School District ...

Social media threats at Sahuarita schools  KGUN

Rumors circulated around social media this weekend about a possible threat at two schools in the Sahuarita Unified School District. The rumors targeted ...

Late playoff loss fails to dull Paradise Honors' promise  Your Valley

Paradise Honors sophomore Cassidy Martyn hits a three-run home run against Sahuarita during the second inning of their 3A state softball playoff game on ...

Walden Grove wins fourth state dance title; SHS wins first time out  Sahuarita Sun

When it comes to dance, Sahuarita rules. Both high schools won state championships over the weekend. It was the fourth win in a row for the Walden Grove ...

2019 Sports360AZ All-Academic Baseball Team  Sports360AZ

For seven years, Sport360AZ has been committed to acknowledging the best and brightest student athletes in Arizona. We are excited to introduce the Arizona ...

Sahuarita dance team to be featured on America's Got Talent  Arizona Daily Star

Remember that Sahuarita dance team's Wizard of Oz routine that took the internet by storm last fall?

Mustangs blow past Dust Devils in OT | Local Sports  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School football head coach Don Watt said he wanted to create excitement and he and the Mustangs delivered Friday night by knocking off last ...

Friday night's high school football matchups, predictions and score updates  Arizona Daily Star

Check back for live score updates throughout Friday night.

Southern Arizona high school graduations: When, where, why and what to give  Arizona Daily Star

It's that time. Here are things you need to know about local high school graduations.

SHS, Merchant Marine Academy grad heads toward dream in military  Sahuarita Sun

As a child, Gunner Johnson had always been fascinated with the military. That interest followed him to high school, where he participated in Sahuarita High ...

The yellow brick road led this local dance team to America's Got Talent  Arizona Daily Star

Mixing hip-hop hits with the classic "Wizard of Oz" story and characters, Walden Grove High School's PAC Dance Team landed an audition on America's Got ...

STEVEN ROBERT HULLAND JR. | Obituaries |  Green Valley News

Steven R. Hulland, 51 of Amado, Arizona unexpectedly passed away on Sunday April 28, 2019, after watching his daughter Jessica and her team win a soccer ...

Football players train with robots in order to cut injuries  KGUN

For the first time on a Southern Arizona high school football field, robots rolled on to the field as a part of the team. Sahuarita High School and Walden Grove ...

Dates of high school graduations in Southern Arizona  KVOA Tucson News

TUCSON – Grab your bullhorns, leis and plenty of tissues, graduation season is upon us. To help friends and relatives of high school seniors across the Arizona ...

Popularity of yearbooks, class rings on the decline  Green Valley News

The line at Walden Grove High School to pick up yearbooks extended out the door and into the library on Friday.

Season Preview: Sahuarita baseball loaded with young talent  Sahuarita Sun

The winds of change are blowing nearly as fast as the actual gusts that sweep from right to left across the baseball field at Sahuarita High School.

2 former Tucson-area athletes step into a new arena as aspiring rappers  Arizona Daily Star

Nate Williams and Eric Dupree are chasing a dream born on the field, court.

For Sahuarita's Bryan Huie, the payoff comes when his players sign  Arizona Daily Star

The Yankees scout has helped turn local standouts into college players, pros.

High School Sports Roundup | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Swimming. Walden Grove and Sahuarita High met in the pool Thursday in the final meet for the schools' seniors. WGHS has 17 seniors and SHS has three.

Sahuarita baseball awaits results of probe into competitor  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School's baseball coach isn't thinking about a TUSD investigation into possible recruitment violations by Sabino High School last season, even ...

Q&A with Chip Stratton | Schools  Sahuarita Sun

Chip Stratton, 50, is the new athletic director at Sahuarita High School, taking over for Chris Fanning, who stepped aside to focus on coaching. Stratton comes to ...

West Point is behind her, a big future is ahead  Green Valley News

The Green Valley News/Sahuarita Sun has been following Simran Patil since she was a student at Sahuarita High School. As a senior, she had appointments to ...

Maricopa Unified leads state in new National Board Certified Teachers  Arizona Education News Service

The Maricopa Unified School District leads the state in the number of new National Board Certified Teachers. Of Arizona's 87 new NBCTs, 11 of them call ...

SHS cheer team prepping for state championship | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

It's almost as if the Arizona Interscholastic Association created an event just for them, Sahuarita High School cheerleader Paige Cude said.

Teachers address food, child care concerns in advance of strike  Sahuarita Sun

Five Sahuarita liaisons from Arizona Educators United met with nearly 50 parents and teachers Saturday to assure them that if the Sahuarita Unified School ...

SHS, WGHS bands take home awards | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Marching band season is underway and Sahuarita and Walden Grove high schools did well during the Arizona Band and Orchestra Director's Association ...

The long route: Arivaca, Amado bus routes an all-day affair  Sahuarita Sun

Tony Quiroz has some advice for every new kid on his school bus — “Don't look down.”

Starting early: New coach, new rules, new vision for Mustang football  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School head football Coach Don Watt has given Mustangs not currently involved in other sports a new hangout.

Sun Devils, Wildcats and other Arizona-linked MLB Draft picks  Arizona Sports

ASU outfielder Hunter Bishop was the first 2019 MLB Draft pick groomed in the state of Arizona off the board. Who else from the state went in the draft?

Six Arizona Wildcats Picked in 2019 MLB Draft  Tucson Weekly

Six members of the Arizona Wildcats baseball team were among the 1217 names called during this year's MLB Draft, which wrapped up on Wednesday ...

Local students headed to national culinary competition  Arizona Daily Star

Sahuarita High's restaurant management, culinary teams won scholarships.

TALGV cats, dogs & teens! | Get Out  Green Valley News

About 80 young volunteers are taking part this summer in The Animal League of Green Valley's annual Youth Intern Program, much to the delight of the teens, ...

Girls take the lead in Sahuarita High construction program  Green Valley News

Construction classes are no longer just for the boys.

The long run: Sahuarita coach's life is story of overcoming  Sahuarita Sun

Track and field gave Joe Prince life. Prince, 62, was raised by his paternal grandparents in East Palo Alto, Calif., where finding a dead body on his way to and ...

High school students enjoy discussion with Rep. McSally  Sahuarita Sun

Rep. Martha McSally spent more than an hour with about 50 Sahuarita and Walden Grove high school students Wednesday, but nobody talked politics.

Nine Sahuarita High School wrestlers arrested in assault  Green Valley News

Sahuarita police on Thursday arrested nine members of the Sahuarita High School wrestling team after a freshman was forced to the ground in the locker room, ...

GETTING READY: Walden Grove cheerleaders off to state, national competition  Sahuarita Sun

To say the 21 kids on Walden Grove High School's cheerleading team are dedicated is an understatement, Coach Alicia Mohler says.

HITTING THE MARK: NJROTC student targets national competition  Sahuarita Sun

A few months ago, Bradley Roberson and Jeff King threw the sharpshooters in the Sahuarita NJROTC program a huge curve ball. Instead of giving them sports ...

Members of Sahuarita family ID'd in I-19 crash  Sahuarita Sun

Updated at 3:15 p.m. with comments from SUSD. The four people taken to Banner University Medical Center in Tucson on Monday following a crash on ...

Eight SUSD teens receive new scholarship | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

They thought they would be awarding one scholarship. They ended up awarding eight.

The 2017 valedictorians!  Green Valley News

Sahuarita High School. Jesus Serrano hasn't quite graduated yet, but he's already on his way to achieving his dream of becoming an optical engineer. Sahuarita ...

2015: The year in review for Green Valley and Sahuarita  Green Valley News

JANUARY. 9: Newly elected congresswoman Martha McSally names CJ Karamargin as her district director. Karamargin was communications director for U.S. ...

Mustang softball headed to 3A state championship game  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School softball will play for the state championship Tuesday night in Tempe.

Arizona's Matt Fraizer picked by Pirates in third round; Matthew Dyer plans to return to Cats  Arizona Daily Star

Recapping Day 2 of the draft for the Wildcats, who had three players picked in the first three rounds for the first time since 1985.

SEASON PREVIEW: Sahuarita High football | Local Sports  Sahuarita Sun

With monsoon winds blowing overhead, the Sahuarita Mustangs have been more focused on the ground as they prepare for what they hope will be a ...

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