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VIDEO: Westwood High School teacher burned after combustion experiment ...
Apr 16, 2015 • ABC15 ArizonaMESA, AZ - Students at a Mesa high school said they jumped in to help a teacher on Thursday after a science experiment went awry. An anonymous source sent in two video clips to ABC15 which show the teacher hovering a match over what Mesa Public ... More
Mesa 'icon,' longtime public servant John Goodie retires
Apr 5, 2015 • azcentral.comIn his own unique way, John Goodie has been speaking for his mother his whole life, becoming a powerful voice for racial equality in Mesa, helping disadvantaged youth as a volunteer football coach for 20 years at Mesa High School, using his imposing ... More
In Arizona, a Navajo high school emerges as a defender of the Washington ...
Oct 26, 2014 • Washington PostRED MESA, Ariz. — The fans poured into the bleachers on a Friday night, erupting in “Let's go, Redskins!” chants that echoed across a new field of artificial turf, glowing green against a vast dun-colored landscape. Inside the Red Mesa High School ... More
Albuquerque Public Schools Letting Tribal Leaders Into Conversation to Help ...
Apr 16, 2015 • Indian Country Today Media NetworkThere are many languages and cultures represented in APS,” said Thompson, who received her Doctor of Philosophy degree in Special Education from the University of New Mexico, her Master of Education Degree in Special Education from Northern Arizona ... More
USC adds four-star OL from Murrieta, California
Apr 15, 2015 • Conquest ChroniclesUSC picked up a huge commitment in the class of 2016 this morning when offensive lineman Nathan Smith committed to USC over 30 schools that included Arizona, Arizona State, Baylor, LSU, Miami (Fla.), Notre Dame, and others. Smith, a junior at Murrieta ... More
Park Ranger Goodie retires after 18 years with city of Mesa
Apr 3, 2015 • newszap.comFrom right, Mesa City Council Assistant Marrisa Ramirez-Ramos snaps a cellphone photo of Councilman David Luna, retiring Mesa Park Ranger John Goodie and Park Ranger Robert “Ranger Bob” Skutnik. A retirement party for Mr. Goodie was held April 1 at ... More
Vigil held for QuikTrip clerk Grant Ronnebeck killed in Mesa Friday night at ...
Jan 23, 2015 • ABC15 ArizonaMore than 100 people gathered at Mesa High School for Grant Ronnebeck, 21, who graduated from the school a few years ago. "It doesn't make sense. It's going to take a long time to find any sense of forgiveness. It would be nice to know why," said ... More
Washington's Latest Defense of Redskins Nickname: High Schools Have It, Too!
Jun 25, 2014 • ForbesWhen I tried this kind of defense as a child, my father asked me something along the lines of, “If everyone jumped off a bridge, would you do it, too?” If my father were around to ask this of the Washington Redskins organization, perhaps the answer ... More