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Innovative new class schedule announced for Blue Ridge High School  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE — After 10 months of work a Blue Ridge School District committee has submitted recommendations for major changes in high school scheduling for ...



Lakeside High School reunion reconnects, share memories | Announcements  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE — Over 40 people, Lakeside High School alumni and their spouses, gathered in the Blue Ridge High School Cafeteria to reconnect and share ...



BRUSD steps up security for high school graduation  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE — Roughly 100 people turned up at the Blue Ridge High School Auditorium last Wednesday to hear about safety measures being taken for ...



Student arrested for making threat to Blue Ridge graduation event  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE — Blue Ridge High School senior Matthew Schneider, 18, of Vernon, was arrested April 3 by Pinetop-Lakeside Police, charged with interfering with ...



Blue Ridge lockdown was not a drill  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — Calling it the most serious recent threat the school has experienced, Blue Ridge School Superintendent Dr. Michael Wright said that last ...



Blue Ridge High School loses well-respected teacher  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — Sadness over the loss of a well-known and highly respected teacher hung like a pall over Blue Ridge High School this week.



Clubs & Meetings for Dec. 4-10 | Community Beat  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE: High Country Barbershop Chorus meets at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday at the Blue Ridge High School in music room, 1200 W. White Mountain Blvd. If ...



SWAT vet shares experience in keeping children safe  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — After 33 years of SWAT team leadership, Jesus Villahermosa presented his vast experience March 29 to the staff and students of Blue ...



Mom defends son accused of threats to school  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — The mother of a boy arrested for allegedly threatening to “shoot up” Blue Ridge High School during graduation is defending her son.



BRUSD considers technology upgrade | Pinetop Lakeside  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — At the Jan. 16 meeting of the Blue Ridge Unified School District Governing Board, Superintendent Dr. Michael Wright was awarded a ...



Fall Festival parade registration forms now available  White Mountain Independent

The town of Pinetop-Lakeside presents the Fall Festival Parade at 10 a.m. This year's theme is “Find Your Adventure.” Float entries will be accepted until Sept.



Five area schools earn top grades  White Mountain Independent

WHITE MOUNTAINS — Five area schools in four districts earned prestigious “A” grades from the Arizona Board of Education's annual assessment of school ...



BRUSD welcomes changes with new school year  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — The halls of former Blue Ridge Junior High School on Porter Mountain Road were crowded once again as parents and their kids ...



Summit offering free flu shots  White Mountain Independent

Summit Healthcare will be providing free drive-thru free flu shots from to the community, you don't even need to get out of your car There will not be shots ...



Blue Ridge Football Hoping For Return To Greatness  Sports360AZ

Once a state football power, Lakeside Blue Ridge High is hoping to one day return to their past glory in the White Mountains of eastern Arizona.



Rotary Club names two students of the month  White Mountain Independent

White Mountain Rotary Club honored Garrett David Winn from Show Low High School and Tanner Douglas Shumway from Blue Ridge High School as students ...



Fab Lab brings high-tech opportunities  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — There was a gathering at the old Blue Ridge Elementary School on White Mountain Boulevard in Pinetop-Lakeside last Thursday, and ...



Az Dept. of Education releases school A-F grades  White Mountain Independent

WHITE MOUNTAINS — Nine area schools in six districts earned prestigious “A” grades from the Arizona Board of Education's annual assessment of school ...



Buttes, pines, ghosts: Arizona's coolest high school football stadiums  AZCentral

They separate themselves by structure, style, scenery, environment and ambience. Here are my coolest high school football stadiums in Arizona: ...



Run to the Pines Car Show-Fall Festival fast approaching  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — The 35th annual Run to the Pines Car Show, in conjunction with the Fall Festival, will be held Sept. 28-30 this year and promises to be ...



First 4-H Fab Lab Opens in Arizona  UANews

Blue Ridge School District's old library is filled with the excited murmur of students' voices and the sound of machines whirring as they churn out laser-cut signs ...



Making sense of the BRUSD bond  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — With the general election on its way, voters will soon decide the fate of Blue Ridge Unified School District's $15 million-worth of critically ...



Pamela Dunn  White Mountain Independent

Wife, mother and grandmother Pamela Lynn (Rose) Dunn was born July 26, 1955 in Phoenix, to Robert and Renee Rose. When she was 5-6 years old, the ...



Pioneer educator leaves legacy to former student  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — The McNary General Store was a major regional retailer when Diana Butler left for her first semester at the University of Arizona.



Blue Ridge leads nation with 15 Academic All-Americans  White Mountain Independent

Blue Ridge High School led the nation with 15 student-athletes selected 2012 National High School Coaches Association High School Academic All-Americans ...



Henderson caps undefeated season with 2nd state title  White Mountain Independent

Blue Ridge junior wrestler Adam Henderson had to be his best in winning a second consecutive state championship in the Arizona Interscholastic Association ...



Thomas Kean recognized  White Mountain Independent

Blue Ridge High School math teacher and head of the Math Department Thomas Kean was presented with a Teacher of the Year Award by Blue Ridge ...



High Mountain Half Marathon coming in August  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE —The High Mountain Half Marathon 10K, 5K and Free Kids Fun Run will be held Aug. 4. This year the goal is 1000 runners/walkers. This event is a ...



Top 14 teams with most Arizona high school football state titles since 1974  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Blue Ridge High School football program has won 15 state titles since 1974, leading all schools in Arizona.



Year in review: Top stories of 2015  White Mountain Independent

Editor's note: This is the first in a two-part series reviewing the top stories of 2015. These are for the months of January through June. Look for July through ...



Trevor Avenetti  White Mountain Independent

Trevor Albert Avenetti died May 8, 2018 in Springfield, Mo. He was born Sept. 13, 1987 in Show Low.



Flodin signs on with Sun Devil track team  White Mountain Independent

When Hannah Flodin accepts her diploma at the Blue Ridge High School graduation on June 2, she will officially end an affiliation with the school as one of its ...



“Taste of the Mountain” - Food With Purpose  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP — Many people consider “Taste of the Mountain” as one of the most delicious events they'll encounter in the area.



Rotary Club honors Ironside, Orona as 'Students of the Month'  White Mountain Independent

SHOW LOW — The White Mountain Rotary Club honored Kara Ironside from Show Low High School and Emily Orona from Blue Ridge High School as ...



Verizon Wants New Tower in Pinetop Neighborhood  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — A subcontractor to Verizon Wireless has asked the Pinetop-Lakeside Board of Adjustment for a variance to the town code so they can ...



Cody Ryan McBride  White Mountain Independent

Cody Ryan McBride, 20, died April 23, 2017, in Tucson. He was born Sept. 6, 1996, in Phoenix.



Kenneth Douros  White Mountain Independent

Kenneth (Kenny) Douros (Pasich), 28, of Show Low, died unexpectedly Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, doing what he loved. He was born May 12, 1989, in Flagstaff.



Pinetop Country Club awards scholarships  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — The Pinetop Country Club awarded 12 of their student staff members with scholarships Saturday night as part of their 22nd annual ...



Flagstaff students among Dorrance Scholarship winners | Local  Arizona Daily Sun

The Arizona Community Foundation recently announced that Adam Carl, a student from Coconino High School in Flagstaff; Mason Turney from Saint Johns ...



Bordow: Top 10 Arizona high school football venues  azcentral.com

What makes a great venue for high school football games? That's a heck of a question. Is it the stadium itself? The location? The fans? The quality of the teams?



Refugee students build new dreams in AZ public schools  Arizona Education News Service

When Oliver Kwete's family fled the war-torn Democratic Republic of Congo, his mother told the then five-year-old boy and his six siblings that they were going ...



Choir students provide backup vocals for Lou Gramm at a corporate event  Arizona Education News Service

Members of the Trevor G. Browne High School's Choir program provided backup vocals for Lou Gramm's performance of “I Want to Know What Love Is” at a ...



Jake Belshe to take reins of BR football program  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE — Blue Ridge High School's four-month-long search for a new head football coach has come to an end.



Cougar wrestlers win D3 state championship | Local Sports  White Mountain Independent

PRESCOTT VALLEY — For the first time in 14 years, the Show Low Cougars are back at the pinnacle of Division 3 wrestling.



Cedar Fire jumps containment line, winds moving it southward; fire grows to 26k acres  ABC15 Arizona

SHOW LOW, AZ - A shift in wind direction is moving the Cedar Fire in the opposite direction of its previous movement. Come Monday, the fire grew to 26,739 ...



Metro Tech students help celebrity florist design for Heart Ball  Arizona Education News Service

Metro Tech Small Business/Floral students had a real world experience, helping a celebrity florist design the 58th Annual “Heart Ball” at the Phoenician Resort, ...



Yellow Jackets dominate Holiday Classic  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE — The strength of the host team came to the fore in last weekend's CellularOne White Mountain Holiday Tournament at Blue Ridge High School.



Falcons take region tourney crown  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE - Fans at the 3A East Region basketball tournament got a good dose of playoff atmosphere last weekend at Blue Ridge High. The gym was packed ...



Blue Ridge graduate slides into the co-anchor chair at KTAR  White Mountain Independent

WHITE MOUNTAINS — One of the White Mountain's own slid into the co-anchor seat at KTAR for the radio station's four-hour “Arizona's Morning News” show on ...



Football participation in Arizona high schools on the rise despite concussion concerns  Cronkite News

Many high schools are shutting down football programs because of falling participation numbers. However, most high schools in Arizona are increasing.



Goza rallies on Day 2 to finish second at state golf tournament  White Mountain Independent

Cody Goza of Blue Ridge HIgh School wrapped up a successful junior season on the golf links by finishing second at the Arizona Interscholastic Association's ...



Patriot's Pen winner has no shortage of confidence  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE — What does patriotism mean to you? In answering that question, Amber Grothe has earned $200 so far in the VFW Patriot's Pen essay contest.



Nine seniors to benefit from Navopache Electric Co-op scholarship program  White Mountain Independent

Scholarships play an important role in a student's future and for many years NEC's scholarship program has been helping students in continuing their education.



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 ...



WMAT January students  White Mountain Independent

The White Mountain Apache Tribe recognizes its students of the month for January from Blue Ridge High School, Alchesay High School and Dishchii'bikoh High ...



WMAT Ed Dept. announces first quarter Students of the Month  White Mountain Independent

WHITERIVER — The White Mountain Apache Tribe announced the Students of the Month for the first quarter, which includes August, September and October, ...



'Hooked' dives into prescription drug abuse issues  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP — A special presentation of “Hooked Rx,” produced by the Walter Cronkite School of Mass Communications at Arizona State University, nearly filled ...



Sequoia Village Schools kicks off grad season | Navajo  White Mountain Independent

SHOW LOW — Sequoia Village School became the first in the White Mountains to officially launch the high school graduation season.



WMAT recognizes students with 4.0 GPA at banquet  White Mountain Independent

WHITERIVER — The White Mountain Apache Education Department honored students with a grade point average of 4.0 during the annual National Native ...



Church services, religious study groups  White Mountain Independent

Former Mormon support group in the White Mountains area. A place to learn about the Bible, ask questions or just talk with former Mormons who have found ...



Inaugural NPC Friends and Family Scholarship Disc Golf Tournament a Win for Veteran Students  White Mountain Independent

Veterans of the U.S. military enrolled at Northland Pioneer College will benefit from a new scholarship fund created with proceeds from the first NPC Friends and ...



Higley High student Brooke Lindsey receives perfect score on ACT  Arizona Education News Service

Higley High School senior Brooke Lindsey earned a perfect composite score of the 36 on the ACT college admissions exam she took last year.



Todd Michael Leonard  White Mountain Independent

Todd Michael Leonard, 47, resident of Mesa and a native of Arizona, died April 29, 2016, in Mesa. He was born May 25, 1968, in Mesa. He attended Blue Ridge.



Summit welcomes new doctors  White Mountain Independent

Summit Healthcare welcomes Dr. Michelle Mulder and Dr. Elizabeth W. Bierer.



Biggest wildfire in Arizona history couldn't burn Fort Apache Reservation  AZCentral.com

In the 1960s, experimental burns on Apache lands led to decades of progressive forestry.



Fire restrictions expand across Arizona  AZCentral

Fire restrictions in Arizona have started early this year thanks to persistent drought and warmer-than-normal temperatures. As of Friday, April 20, campfire and ...



Pearce alleges board trying to keep him quiet  White Mountain Independent

SHOW LOW — Saying the Show Low Unified School District Board has shut down the reports normally on the agendas to keep him quiet, Joy Pearce came to ...



Three students take home inaugural Smith Bagley Scholarship  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE — This spring Cellular One invited students throughout its coverage area to participate in its first annual Live Connected Scholarship Challenge; ...



Wallow Fire Update - Alpine residents return home; 38% containment, 500409 acres burned  White Mountain Independent

Wallow Fire Update, June 18, 2011 8:00 a.m.. As of 10 a.m. today, the evacuation order for Alpine will be lifted and residents will be allowed to return. Prior to ...



WME Theaters thriving despite economy  White Mountain Independent

When Teddy Croney went bowling with a girlfriend one night in Scottsdale, she started a trip that has brought her to ownership of 11 movie screens in Show Low ...



Wallow Fire: 'Absolutely frightening'  White Mountain Independent

Within days of its ignition, the Wallow Fire was being compared to the Rodeo-Chediski Fire in 2002.



Do you know these Arizona veterans? Project aims to put a face to every name in Vietnam memorial  AZCentral.com

She starts with a name. Gerald Martin Lubbehusen. This one is unusual, Sharon Johnston thinks, which should make the search easier. She has a date of birth, ...



A refuge and memories go up in smoke as another backcountry paradise burns away  AZCentral

Paradise keeps going to hell … Two years ago, standing knee-deep in East Clear Creek on Arizona's Mogollon Rim, I cast a spinner downstream into a deep ...



Will Arizona Native Zella Day Ever Achieve Pop Stardom?  Phoenix New Times

Arizona native Zella Day is poised for pop stardom—will she ever get her big break?



Decade later: Rodeo-Chediski still burns in our memory  White Mountain Independent

The Rodeo-Chediski Complex fire burned its way into our lives a decade ago in June 2002. By the time it was over it had, in 19 days, burned an area.



Nature is clearing more forest than people can. That may be a good thing  AZCentral.com

'Box and burn': The feds have struggled to thin thousands of acres of forest. Nature may be doing it instead.



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