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The statistics said Mountain View High School graduate Jessica Sipe should not have been there. She had a better chance of being pregnant than playing in a national championship game. She had a better chance of being in jail than being the potential go-ahead run. The statistics said she was far more likely to be in rehab than crossing home plate. However, Sipe decided at a young age that she was going to defy the odds.
(BPT) - Graduation season is here with high school and college grads eagerly awaiting commencement so they can start the next big chapter of life. This also means a lot of graduation celebrations for friends and family near and far. This year, show your support and go beyond the typical gift of a card and money. Instead, give graduates something they’re guaranteed to use every day: technology.
Doctors said Dominique Landreville wouldn’t make it.
Last week, event organizers held the 11th annual Project Graduation Business Breakfast with the intention of getting people interested in helping and donating to the cause.
After each high school graduation, the schools in the northwest host Grad Nights to give kids an enjoyable and safe night.
Bullets whizzed over the compound of U.S. Army infantryman Ross Donaghay.
The excitement is setting in as students prepare their caps and gowns for their high school graduations taking place over the next two weeks.
The Marana Unified School District Governing Board has recognized 2012 Teacher of the Year and Support Staff of the Year. The awards were presented during last week’s Governing Board meeting.
It's a good night for popcorn and the couch with the DVD "Moneyball." Brad Pitt's theater hit came out in the Red Box this week, and looks to be a good one to sit down with the family and watch.
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More than 400 students graduated from Canyon Del Oro High School.
More than 1,600 students at Mountain View High School remained in stunned silence last Thursday as they watched local firefighters, police officers and paramedics provide a strong sense of reality of how prom or graduation night fun can turn tragic.
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The temperature is rising, the days are getting longer and high school graduations are quickly approaching. This means the preparations for grad night parties are coming together, but the organizers are still in need of volunteers and donations for their events.
After last year’s graduation ceremony, Marana High School graduate Alex Cano gets covered in Silly String. Organizers for year’s celebrations and grad night parties are looking for donations and volunteers to support the festivities.
Each year, high school rivalries take a back seat to community cooperation, when three high schools work together to present Project Graduation at Amphitheater, Canyon Del Oro, and Ironwood Ridge.
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Josh Robbins won the state championship in the high jump with a leap of 6 feet, 4 inches, was second in the long jump with an effort of 22 feet, 10 inches, and was runner-up in the triple jump with bounce of 44 feet, 4-1/4 inches.
Lindsay Johnson, a 2010 graduate of Ironwood Ridge High School, capped off her high school career by riding off into the sunrise in a bright red Hyundai refurbished by 911 Collision Centers, a sponsor of Project Graduation.
Next week, high school students flip their tassels from one side of their mortarboards to the other, and toss the hats into their air.