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New Thornton High School ready for registration  The Westminster Window

Some Thornton students and parents might want to start thinking about the 2018-19 school year as School District 27J's newest high school. District Public ...

Students show Hispanic pride with mural at Thornton High School KUSA

Pride and paint have combined in Thronton, where high school students are painting an award-winning mural on their campus.

Girls wrestling dawns in Colorado with first state tournament  Greeley Tribune

On two mats in the Thornton High School gym, a girls sport came of age in Colorado on Saturday. The state held its first recognized girls high school wrestling ...

Renesha Berry's Urban Seductress Empowers Women With Dancing  Westword

Renesha Berry formed her company, the Urban Seductress to teach women to embrace their inner power through sexy dance moves.

Steamboat Springs female wrestler making Colorado history for high school girls wrestling  Steamboat Pilot & Today

As a Steamboat Springs High School freshman, George is heading to the first-ever Colorado High School Girls Wrestling Championships, a state-level ...

CHSAA rolls out the mats for groundbreaking state wrestling tournament for girls  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- From take downs to rowdy crowds, Saturday's state wrestling championships at Thornton High School were action-packed. But as heated as things ...

Oil and gas company plans to drill underneath Thornton high school  The Denver Channel

THORNTON, Colo. -- Drilling has become a part of reality for many of the people living in Thornton. Jerry Miller, a Thornton resident, said is going to take the ...

Students paint a mural of heritage KUSA

The Hispanic Latino Spanish Student Union from Thornton High School proposed painting their pride and their heritage. Their idea won a Metro State University ...

Lockout lifted at Thornton High School, Bollman Tech after teacher threatened  The Denver Channel

The lockout has been lifted at Thornton High School and the Bollman Technical Education Center, police said.

Thieves strike Thornton High School baseball team’s equipment shed  FOX31 Denver

THORNTON, Colo. -- Thieves stole thousands of dollars of equipment from the Thornton High School baseball team just as parents say the new coach was ...

School Targeted For the Second Time in Two Months  Assured Fire and Security

On Thursday 28th March 2019, a Thornton High School was bur. Millfield School. gled for the second time in 2 months, with the school originally being targeted ...

Colorado Schools With the Most Marijuana Violations  Westword

Colorado Department of Education data about marijuana violations in state schools reveals the facilities with the most pot-related incidents during the ...

Thornton High School threat not legitimate, investigators say

THORNTON, Colo. -- Police were investigating an alleged threat to Thornton High School Thursday morning, after parents reported seeing disturbing messages ...

Teen will spend 5 years in youth corrections for killing 16-year-old at Thornton homecoming party  The Denver Post

A teenager who shot and killed a 16-year-old girl at a homecoming party in Thornton in 2016 on Friday was sentenced to five years in the state's youthful ...

Wrestling: Girls division gets one step closer to reality in Colorado  Boulder Daily Camera

Clarissa Batrez is a wrestler, not a girl who wrestles. Her father and older brother both wrestled so Batrez was raised in a wrestling environment all her life.

Schools closed due to Adams Co. deputy shooting investigation, manhunt  The Denver Channel

Nearly a dozen schools are closed Thursday morning as law enforcement agencies continue to search for two suspects in the fatal shooting of an Adams County ...

Father, Teenage Son Identified As Victims In Deadly Train-Vehicle Collision  CBS Denver

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– The victims in Tuesday's train-vehicle collision in Douglas County have been identified, one day after the deadly crash.

Maroons' Bey-Buie just starting to scratch surface  Quad City Times

The statistics through the first two games have been fairly modest.

Colorado High School On Lockdown After Report Of Nearby Gunman  Huffington Post

Thornton High School has been placed on lockdown after a gunman was reportedly near the school, according to KDVR. Students no longer ...

D for domination  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

There's no D in Fruita Monument, but there's plenty of D for the Wildcats.

School closures related to suspect search in Adams County

More than a dozen schools in the Adams County area will be closed on Thursday due to the ongoing search for two suspects following the shooting death of a ...

Lamar's Crystalyn Felan wins girls state wrestling championship  Lamar Ledger

The first officially sanctioned Colorado High School Girls State Wrestling Tournament proved a huge success.

Rampart’s Babb wins two more individual state titles at 4A state gymnastics meet  Colorado Springs Gazette

The senior at Rampart High School surpassed her accomplishments from two years before, winning individual titles in the uneven bars and vault at the 4A state ...

Familiar faces dominate second annual Colorado high school girls state wrestling tournament  The Denver Post

The meet, which is not affiliated with CHSAA, was highlighted by standout performances by a handful of athletes who made their initial mark last season, the first ...

Kidney swap forever links 3 families  WLS-TV

Two Harvey High School football buddies are credited with starting a life-saving kidney swap. The effort touches three families and involves three different races.

A 3-point play: Anne Delaney's thoughts on winter season in Greeley sports  Greeley Tribune

A little more than 90 days at The Greeley Tribune and most of one winter season, and I'm ready to give you a few thoughts on what I've seen so far. Let's call this ...

Police search for gunman who shot Thornton teacher

HARVEY | Police are searching a suspect in the shooting of a Thornton High School teacher Saturday.

Cruel thieves steal bikes from Cleveleys schoolkids in second raid in just two months  Blackpool Gazette

A Thornton high school was struck by bike thieves for the second time in as many months - with one poor pupil losing two bikes in the raids.

Photo Gallery: Niwot gymnastics wins Class 4A state title  Left Hand Valley Courier

With two of the top three finishers in the all-around competition, the Niwot gymnastics team took first in this year's Class 4A state championship meet, held Nov.

Gymnastics: Overland wins regionals, seeded 1st for 5A state  Sentinel Colorado

AURORA | The Overland co-op gymnastics team dazzled at the Class 5A regional tournament it held Oct. 27 with an impressive team score of 186.500 points to ...

Adams Co. school district tackles truancy with home intervention teams  The Denver Post

THORNTON —In a year's time, almost 50 percent more STEM Launch elementary and middle school students who were habitually missing school have been ...

Thornton hires muralists to help reduce graffiti on traffic boxes  The Denver Post

The Outside the Box Traffic Box Mural Project in Thornton has transformed seven frequently vandalized utility boxes into murals.

Thornton Community Band brings musicians of all ages together  The Denver Post

THORNTON —About eight years ago, a group of musicians met in Michael Snodgrass' living room in south Thornton and decided to start a community band.

Collateral Impact: Colorado schools on front line as debate swirls over legalization’s effect on teens’ pot use  Colorado Springs Gazette

Colorado's adult cultural acceptance of marijuana is seeping into public school classrooms, resulting in more marijuana related suspensions, more police visits ...

Pueblo Central gymnastics finishes regional in second place looking for state bid  Pueblo Chieftain

Central High School looks likely for another state-bound season after a second place finish at their 4A regional Saturday at Mountain Range High School.

Niwot gymnastics wins Class 4A state title | Sports  Left Hand Valley Courier

The Niwot gymnastics team claimed the school's second state crown in less than a week with a stirring win at the 2018 Class 4A championship meet, held Nov.

Nonprofit health care provider for low-income children in Commerce City to expand to Thornton, Boulder  The Denver Post

Sonia Barrera remembers how worried she was about finding health care for her young children 16 years ago. She had just moved to Montbello with her four ...

Coroner identifies 16-year-old girl shot dead at Thornton house party  The Denver Post

Authorities have released the name of a 16-year-old girl who was shot to death during a house party in Thornton over the weekend. Haley Vargaz, of Denver, ...

Northglenn High School celebrates 50 years with alumni, events  The Denver Post

NORTHGLENN — Northglenn High School is older than the city of Northglenn. The oldest flagship high school of the Adams County School District 12 is turning ...

Police across Colorado questioning whether youths are using marijuana less  The Denver Post

School resource officers in Colorado – police who are assigned to public schools across the state – say that marijuana use among students has increased in ...

Bey-Buie, Schoenfelder captain QCT All-Metro team  Quad City Times

Harrison Bey-Buie moved in from the Chicago suburbs last year and provided the Moline football program with a dynamic offensive threat. Rocky Schoenfelder ...

Once A Blue-Collar Powerhouse, A Chicago Suburb Now Faces A Dim Future  NPR

Abandoned and in shocking disrepair, NPR Correspondent Cheryl Corley's childhood home in Harvey is among many boarded and dilapidated properties now ...

'She wrestles like a girl' — Central freshman wins girls wrestling state title  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Laurence Gurule didn't need to take a lot of time to say the most complimentary thing he could think of about Myah Arrieta.

Boys volleyball takes first step toward being sanctioned in Colorado  Centennial Citizen

Boys volleyball has been trying to open the door to get the sport sanctioned by the Colorado High School Activities Association for around 20 years, according to ...

Gymnastics preview: Elizabeth ready for move up to 5A  CHSAA Now

After spending their first decade in Class 4A, Elizabeth is making the transition to the highest division this season.

Hamilton's Education Program continues its third year in Chicago

Chicago, IL - On March 13, 2019, 1,900 students and teachers from 29 Chicagoland area high schools will attend the matinee performance of the Hamilton ...

Cañon City High School gymnastics team sends three to state  Canon City Daily Record

The Cañon City High School gymnastics team is heading to state. Three gymnasts — sophomore Makaela Clifton and freshmen Hollie Minto and Alyssa Goff ...

2018: The Year in Review - Fourth quarter  Fort Morgan Times

There were many things that made the news in 2018 in Morgan County, and The Fort Morgan Times will review some of the monthly highlights.

2018 was the Year of Champions  YumaPioneer

State championships, the team and individual variety, highlighted the local sports scene in 2018. Let's take a look back at the past 12 months. January 2018.

Eagles save their best for last

THORNTON -- Every coach has an ideal script, one that provides the best performance on the last day of the season.

D.205 has new acting superintendent | South Suburban News

Thornton Township High School District 205 has a new person in the role of superintendent, even though the old official still has two years remaining on his ...

Massive blaze destroys 2 buildings in Adams County condo complex

THORNTON, Colo. -- Fire destroyed two condominium buildings in Adams County Tuesday afternoon in a blaze that created a large plume of smoke that was ...

Which high school sports are most popular in Colorado?  The Coloradoan

We've got the number of tickets sold for seven state championship events.

Fort Morgan finishes strong in regional meet  Fort Morgan Times

Battling through some injuries late in the year, the Fort Morgan Mustangs gymnastics team still found a way to post good scores at their regional meet at ...

Teen's family pleads for answers in murder  7NEWS Denver

The family of a 16-year-old girl shot and killed at a house party is pleading for information on the shooter.

State gymnastics: Loveland finishes sixth as a team  Loveland Reporter-Herald

THORNTON — On the first day, they had to figure out the new configuration. Step 1 for Loveland was getting to know each other, which would allow them to ...

CHSAA announces 2016 Hall of Fame class  CHSAA Now

The Colorado High School Activities Association Hall of Fame has announced its 28th Hall of Fame class, an eight-member group.

Cañon City Tigers gymnastics team sends four to state  Canon City Daily Record

With one more gymnast added to its ranks of qualifiers from last year, Cañon City High School's gymnastics team will return Friday to the state tournament.

Larry Farmer, Ron Vlasin among eight entering CHSAA Hall of Fame  Mile High Sports

The Colorado High School Activities Association Hall of Fame has announced its 28th Hall of Fame class, an eight-member group that depicts the rich history of ...

John C. Moore (1936-2018)  Toledo Blade

John C. Moore, who became a bank executive, a university administrator, and chairman of the Owens Community College trustees and who volunteered on the .

Faces of Denver’s March for Our Lives  The Denver Post

Many among the thousands of people who attended Denver's March for Our Lives event on Saturday used signs to convey a variety of stories and messages.

Fort Morgan complete gymnastics season with quality scores at state  Fort Morgan Times

Six members for the Fort Morgan gymnastics team traveled to Thornton on Friday for the 4A state gymnastics meet.

Iva Miller, Thornton | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

THORNTON — Iva Miller, 90, of Thornton, passed away Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, at the Sheffield Care Center.

Jean Marie Mayer (nee Kandron) | Local Obituaries |

CROWN POINT, IN - Jean Marie Mayer (nee Kandron), age 47, of Crown Point, passed away on Wednesday, November7, 2018.

Rampart's Cierra Babb stands out on final day of state gymnastics meet  CHSAA Now

THORNTON — Cierra Babb broke new ground for Rampart gymnastics on Saturday. During the individual apparatus finals for Class 4A and 5A at Thornton High ...

Parents warned about teens & prescription pill popping parties

A new study shows parents do a decent job when talking to their kids about illegal drugs. But, they're not as good when it comes to pointing out the dangers of ...

Thompson Valley gymnastics shows resolve at state meet  Loveland Reporter-Herald

THORNTON — Coming out of the shadows of a disappointing start, the team found a spark. Really, nothing surprised Jaia Sattler more than to see that happen ...

Nancy Pelosi Lauds Colorado DREAMer Marco Dorado in Epic House Speech  Westword

Yesterday, U.S. House minority leader Nancy Pelosi spoke for eight consecutive hours on the chamber's floor about the need for immigration reform, with a ...

Weld County Tributes for Feb. 3  Greeley Tribune

Carl BensonJan. 29, 1924-Jan. 26, 2018Age: 93Residence: EatonCarl A. Benson, 93, of Eaton passed away when he was ready Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at North ...

Cañon City Tigers senior Katarina Christian into floor finals at state  Canon City Daily Record

THORNTON — Katarina Christian has moved into the finals for the second year in a row. The Cañon City Tigers senior qualified for finals in the floor event at the ...

Thornton grad, NFL wideout Randle El seeks to motivate youth

HARVEY | After six years of running a free football summer camp for children in Harvey, NFL wide receiver Antwaan Randle El and his brother Curtis decided ...

Mustangs Fab Four hits the big stage at State  Fort Morgan Times

THORNTON - All the hard work, sweat and tears that four young ladies put into the season, from practice to competing in the summer, paid off.

Lewis, Burtard compete at state  South Platte Sentinel

THORNTON – Seniors Rylie Lewis and Laci Burtard of the Lone Star gymnastics team closed out their high school careers Friday and Saturday in the Class 4A ...

Denver's Ten Best Bargain Events, March 23 Through March 25, 2018  Westword

From classical music concerts and comedy to movie screenings and book readings, this week has something in store for all manner of Denverites.

Sex offender accused of attempting to abduct 16-year-old boy in Harvey  WLS-TV

Sean Drysdale, 43, a registered sex offender, was arrested and charged Thursday after police say he allegedly tried to abduct a 16-year-old boy.

Female student says tennis coach touched her inappropriately  FOX31 Denver

THORNTON, Colo. -- A mother whose daughter attends Thornton High School said her daughter's tennis coach touched her inappropriately during practice in ...

Sharon Kay Lee (May 25, 1960 — December 17, 2016)  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Sharon Kay Lee (56) of Rifle, Co, unexpectedly passed away December 17, 2016, at St. Mary's Hospital.Services will be held at Rifle High School on Friday, ...

Fort Morgan gymnastics staying the course for state  Fort Morgan Times

The Fort Morgan Mustangs will not be competing for a team title at the state gymnastics meet Friday, but they will feel like they are based on the number of ...

Police officer turned principal at Lakewood’s O’Connell Middle School  The Denver Post

LAKEWOOD —Jennifer Kirksey puts her feet to the bicycle pedals on a sunny Saturday morning, pounding out the miles after a long week at the office.

2018 Daily Sentinel Sports Awards, gallery #2. | Multimedia  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Daily Sentinel Sports Awards honor top School District 51 high school athletes for excellent 2017-2018 performance in their CHSAA sports. Be sure to ...

Find your Colorado school's 2016 PARCC English and math results  Chalkbeat Colorado

The green bars represent the number of students who scored at or above the state's benchmark for college or career readiness.

Banks done for season, Bumpus moves up | College Football  Bloomington Pantagraph

NORMAL — The Illinois State football career of safety Jalen Banks appears to be over after just three games.

Jones, Calvin Curtis  Waco Tribune-Herald

Calvin Curtis Jones. Feb. 17, 1925 - Feb. 18, 2018. Calvin Curtis Jones, 93, of Mart died Sunday, February 18, 2018, at Baylor Scott & White Medical ...

SSC celebrates MLK Day with community | South Suburban News

SOUTH HOLLAND | Speakers urged listeners to make an impact as residents, officials and students from Thornton School District 205 celebrated Martin Luther ...

Wheatley's Sexual Abuse Conviction and the Shiloh School Board –  Edgar County Watchdogs

EDGAR CO. (ECWd) –. “To sin by silence when we should protest makes cowards out of men.” — Ella Wheeler Wilcox. When we first reported on Dr. John ...

Q&A: Wilmington Police Chief Phillip Arnold reflects on long law enforcement career  The Herald-News

Phillip Arnold, 54, has been a police officer for more than 30 years and police chief in Wilmington since 2014. On Friday, he sat down with Senior Reporter Brian ...

The Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center hosted their 16th annual Human Rights Institute for High School Student Leaders at Iona College  HamletHub

Over 400 high school students from 34 high schools attended, from across Westchester, Fairfield County and the Bronx. Danielle Butin gave an inspirational ...

A new road to state this year for Fort Morgan gymnastics  Fort Morgan Times

In the last couple of years, the Fort Morgan gymnastics teams have been in small in numbers, resulting in the girls having to qualify individually in specific events ...

Rattlers begin Greco/Freestyle season  Fort Morgan Times

The Rattlers youth wrestling team began its second season of the year over the weekend at the Jefferson Brawl at Thornton High School.

Webster, Harris Join California Coaching Staff  Cal Athletics

BERKELEY, Calif. – California head men's basketball coach Cuonzo Martin has announced the addition of Tracy Webster and Jon Harris to his coaching staff.

Randle El to pursue broadcast career in retirement

HARVEY | After nine seasons in the NFL, Antwaan Randle El officially announced his retirement from the league Friday at the first day of his youth football ...

Morris ‘Butch’ Stewart dies; did music for Oprah, Joyner, McDonald’s  Chicago Sun-Times

Morris “Butch” Stewart, who created long-running theme songs for Oprah Winfrey and radio host Tom Joyner, and jingles for McDonald's and Coca-Cola, died on ...

Mount Vernon: Signs of change in schools, neighborhoods, film  The Journal News |

Poised on New York City's northern border, Mount Vernon has everything a suburban New York City community needs to prosper.

Rebecca Henderson places in Region 3 gymnastics meet  The Lamar Ledger

Rebecca Henderson, a freshman from Lamar High School, has been competing for the Pueblo Central gymnastics team this season. The team recently placed ...

Judge Judys Mentoring Program Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Judge Judy's Mentoring Program - Larchmont-Mamaroneck, NY - Young women are paired with mentors from the business community.

Convicted gun trafficker left little of a paper trail  Chicago Tribune

Of the hundreds of handguns and assault rifles that convicted gun trafficker David "Big Man" Lewisbey bought at Indiana gun shows and pumped onto Chicago's ...

51 Set to Graduate from Judge Judys Her Honor Mentoring Program

A total of 51 female area high school students, accompanied by their professional women mentors, are set to graduate Wednesday from "Judge Judy" ...

Harvey school rededicated in honor of Maya Angelou

HARVEY| On Monday, Harvey Public Schools District 152 officials held a rededication ceremony at the Maya Angelou Elementary School, 15748 Page St., ...

Longtime star Todd Helton is honored by Rockies, who retire his No. 17  The Denver Post

As Todd Helton emerged from the Rockies' dugout at Coors Field on Sunday afternoon, theme music from “The Natural” filled the ballpark. Thunder rolled in the ...

Lady Mustangs at state  Fort Morgan Times

THORNTON — — The Fort Morgan Lady Mustangs have a lot to be proud of this season. While the Lady Mustangs did not manage to qualify as a team, missing ...

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