EDITOR’S NOTE: This story originally was published in a commemorative book last year observing the 100th birthday of Casa Grande Union High School.
CASA GRANDE — When the NFL announced it had decided to cancel the Hall of Fame preseason game, that was a red flag for Randy Robbins.
CASA GRANDE — As cases of COVID-19 increase with Arizona becoming a hotspot, questions about how schools plan to reopen in the fall are at the forefront.
CASA GRANDE — Jed Richards’ pole vaulting journey began when Casa Grande Union track and field coach Kurt Kieser saw him doing backflips in the classroom.
SIGNAL PEAK — Central Arizona College athletic director Chuck Schnoor is not doing well these days.
CASA GRANDE — As businesses struggle to survive the coronavirus pandemic, high school booster clubs could also be facing the effects of fewer donations and sponsorships.
CASA GRANDE — A new executive order from Gov. Doug Ducey pushing back the date that schools can reopen to students has local schools altering their plans.
SIGNAL PEAK — For the fall semester, Central Arizona College will host a live, online orientation for first-time and returning college students.
CASA GRANDE — Going back to class may look different to Casa Grande high school students next school year.
CASA GRANDE — ASU Preparatory Academy plans to offer parents and students four options for learning in the new school year, said Principal Sylvia Mejia.
CASA GRANDE – The fireworks are back on. The city of Casa Grande announced Wednesday evening that it will move forward with a socially distanced fireworks display on July 4.
CASA GRANDE -- One of my favorite desserts is “Blan Manje,” a sweet and creamy treat sometimes called “Haitian fruit cocktail.”
NEW YORK — Carl Reiner, the ingenious and versatile writer, actor and director who broke through as a “second banana” to Sid Caesar and rose to comedy’s front ranks as creator of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and straight man to Mel Brooks’ “2000 Year Old Man,” has died. He was 98.
Will Ferrell’s goofy and highly quotable “Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga,” a parody of the long-running European spectacle, is the first great comedy of 2020 and it couldn’t have come soon enough. There hasn’t been much to laugh about lately.