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Clubs & Meetings for Feb. 12-18 | Clubs And Meetings  White Mountain Independent

Editor's note: The CLUBS & MEETINGS calendar runs every Tuesday. To submit a meeting or club activity, email it to cruiz@wmicentral.com or mail it to P.O. Box ...



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 ...



Clubs & Meetings for Feb. 5-11 | Community Beat  White Mountain Independent

Editor's note: The CLUBS & MEETINGS calendar runs every Tuesday. To submit a meeting or club activity, email it to cruiz@wmicentral.com or mail it to P.O. Box ...



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 ...



Clubs & Meetings for Jan. 29-Feb. 4 | Community Beat  White Mountain Independent

Editor's note: The CLUBS & MEETINGS calendar runs every Tuesday. To submit a meeting or club activity, email it to cruiz@wmicentral.com or mail it to P.O. Box ...



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.



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 High School student art show opens at High Country Art Gallery  White Mountain Independent

LAKESIDE — The White Mountains is home to many talented artists and it's easy to understand why after seeing the work produced by some of the students in ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



BRUSD considers technology upgrade  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 ...



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.



SL High School's new admin team is invested in student success  White Mountain Independent

Show Low High School principal Ben Marchant is as local as they come. He was born and raised here in Show Low and graduated from Blue Ridge High ...



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: ...



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 ...



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 ...



Terry Butler  White Mountain Independent

Terry Wendell Butler went to be with the Lord Dec. 22, 2018 at home in Vernon after a long battle of illness peacefully surrounded by loving family. He was born.



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 ...



Christmas in the Pines concert set for Dec. 18  White Mountain Independent

High Country Barbershop Chorus and Northland Pioneer College presents the seventh annual benefit Christmas in the Pines Concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec.



Blue Ridge USD provides free food during summer  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — School lunches are often a staple of the high school experience, whether it's for better or worse.



Pioneer educator leaves legacy to former student | Education  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 ...



Cellular One celebrates 25 years dedicated to serving the underserved Do you know the story?  White Mountain Independent

SHOW LOW — When we set up shop in Show Low 25 years ago, I don't think anyone truly knew what to expect. Life has never been the same since.



Funding for Arizona public schools by revenue source  Arizona Education News Service

Take a look at which revenue source funds Arizona K-12 public schools the most. It's a stark contrast to the revenue source that contributes the most revenue to ...



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 ...



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.



Cheer USA Hawaii selects two Blue Ridge students for summer camp  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — Cheer Hawaii USA holds a summer leadership camp each year for a select number of cheerleaders chosen from all 50 states. This year ...



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 ...



“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.



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 ...



Poll: Americans trust teachers, but don't want their child to become one  Arizona Education News Service

Most Americans say public school teachers are underpaid, and 71 percent of those surveyed in the 2018 Phi Delta Kappan (PDK) Poll said they would support ...



College Board offers Opportunity Scholarships to students in Class of 2020  Arizona Education News Service

Getting into college can be complicated and overwhelming. To support students and families, the College Board has introduced the College Board Opportunity ...



Bordow: Poston Butte coach Paul Moro dealing with difficult times  azcentral.com

There's one downside to winning 300-plus games and 13 state championships, as Paul Moro did at Pinetop-Lakeside Blue Ridge High School. You don't get ...



Pinetop-Lakeside ponders building synthetic ice rink  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — Pending the confirmation of the town budget July 6, the Town of Pinetop-Lakeside wants to put in a synthetic ice rink in Mountain ...



Cody Ryan McBride  White Mountain Independent

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



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



Teen takes up cause for autism | Latest News  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP-LAKESIDE — The first ever White Mountain Autism Foundation “Walk, Run or Fly 5 Miles for Autism” is a personal one for 16-year-old Johnny Fiore, ...



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 ...



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

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 acres and more ...



Pinetop Country Club provides $50000 in scholarships to 10 'outstanding' students  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP — The Pinetop Country Club awarded $50000 in scholarships this week to 10 students who have distinguished themselves in their academic studies ...



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 ...



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?



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 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, ...



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.



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.



Cougar wrestlers win D3 state championship  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.



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.



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 ...



Yuma Union High School district starts registration July 27  Arizona Education News Service

The common dates and times of registration at all of the district's high schools, including Cibola H.S., Gila Ridge H.S., Kofa H.S., San Luis H.S., Vista Alternative ...



Register for Pinetop/Lakeside's Youth Basketball Skills Program  White Mountain Independent

PINETOP/LAKESIDE — Registrations are now being accepted for the Youth Basketball Skills Program which begins with a clinic on Saturday, Jan. 11.



Lisa Massey  White Mountain Independent

Lisa Massey died June 10, 2015 in Pinetop. Lisa was born May 2, 1978 in Mesa to Steven and Robin Massey.



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 ...



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 ...



Cedar Fire update: Wildfire in northern Arizona grows to more than 26,000 acres  ABC15 Arizona

A wildfire in east-central Arizona that has doubled in size to nearly 42 square miles is burning in an area with more sparse vegetation.



Five Arizona schools selected for APS STEM School for the Future program  Arizona Education News Service

The Northern Arizona University Center for Science Teaching and Learning has announced its second cohort of schools for the APS STEM School for the Future ...



What are Empowerment Scholarship Accounts?  Arizona Education News Service

Editor's note: The expansion of Arizona's voucher-like Empowerment Scholarship Account program is expected to be one of the most high profile 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Summit welcomes new doctors  White Mountain Independent

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



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 ...



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, ...



Students, seniors connect in multi-generational Holiday Dance  Arizona Education News Service

There will be countless parties, concerts and festivals this holiday season but perhaps none will be as unique and meaningful as the Winter Formal hosted by ...



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; ...



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?



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.



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

The Tinder Fire, which scorched over 12500 acres of Arizona forest, also wiped out a favorite fishin' hole.



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

Heavy winds started the biggest wildfire in Arizona history in June 2011. Once burning, the Wallow Fire grew, pushed by the winds, across hillsides and into ...



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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