Great Things Happen Here

Great Things Happen Here

Great Things Happen HereMore>>Good news update to a story Tucson News Now brought you a few weeks ago, thanks to the power of social media a local teen has just had a successful kidney transplant.Good news update to a story Tucson News Now brought you a few weeks ago, thanks to the power of social media a local teen has just had a successful kidney transplant.Ironwood Elementary 6th grader wins MUSD spelling beeIronwood Elementary 6th grader wins MUSD spelling beeUpdated: Wednesday, February 28 2018 2:17 PM EST2018 02 28 19:17:52 GMT1st place Arianna Wood, Ironwood Elementary School, 6th grade (Source: Marana Unified School District)1st place Arianna Wood, Ironwood Elementary School, 6th grade (Source: Marana Unified School District)Students in the Marana Unified School District braved the stage to compete in the school district’s annual spelling bee on Wednesday.Students in the Marana Unified School District braved the stage to compete in the school district’s annual spelling bee on Wednesday. Combs Unified School District continues to partner with Banner Ironwood in a Student of the Month program, which recognizes one student every month from each of the district’s schools. Combs Unified School District continues to partner with Banner Ironwood in a Student of the Month program, which recognizes one student every month from each of the district’s schools.Canyon del Oro academic decathlon team tops regional tournament with record performanceCanyon del Oro academic decathlon team tops regional tournament with record performanceUpdated: Monday, February 12 2018 11:17 AM EST2018 02 12 16:17:39 GMTCDO team: Javier Lopez, Michael Cox, Kailee Savage, Zachariah Hobby, Piper Gray, Allienna Nezelek, Carter Hollings, Isabell Gray, Jessica Sheldon, Chris Yetman, advisor. (Source: Amphitheater Public Schools)Led by a record setting effort by Piper Gray, the Canyon del Oro High School (CDO) Academic Decathlon team won their 17th consecutive regional championship on Saturday, Feb. 3 at Mountain View High School.Led by a record setting effort by Piper Gray, the Canyon del Oro High School (CDO) Academic Decathlon team won their 17th consecutive regional championship on Saturday, Feb. 3 at Mountain View High School.Tucson Sector Director wins Bronze in Senior OlympicsTucson Sector Director wins Bronze in Senior OlympicsUpdated: Thursday, February 8 2018 5:58 PM EST2018 02 08 22:58:05 GMTAndrea Foster, director for Personnel and Finance wins bronze for powerlifting. Customs and Border Protection)Director Foster won the bronze medal by bench pressing 115 pounds, squatting 195 pounds, and dead lifting 205 pounds. Foster has participated in and promoted various fitness campaigns for Tucson Sector Border Patrol employees, such as Off the Floor to encourage a healthy lifestyle.Director Foster won the bronze medal by bench pressing 115 pounds, squatting 195 pounds, and dead lifting 205 pounds. Foster has participated in and promoted various fitness campaigns for Tucson Sector Border Patrol employees, such as Off the Floor to encourage a healthy lifestyle.Free book boxes promote community art, reading across Cochise CountyFree book boxes promote community art, reading across Cochise CountyUpdated: Tuesday, February 6 2018 7:37 PM EST2018 02 07 00:37:34 GMTArtist Linda Truelove from Whetstone paints a book box for her neighborhood. (Source: Cochise County)Since its launch in late October last year, more than 2,000 books have been distributed through Free Book Boxes and placed in seven locations by the Cochise County Library District.Since its launch in late October last year, more than 2,000 books have been distributed through Free Book Boxes and placed in seven locations by the Cochise County Library District.