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Students show Hispanic pride with mural at Thornton High School  9News.com KUSA

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



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 ...



Thornton High School Graduation 2019  The Westminster Window

Seniors, teachers and family members gathered at the Coors Event Center on the University of Colorado Campus May 15 for graduation and commencment ...



Class of 2019 graduation ceremonies for the north metro area  The Westminster Window

May 13 • Northglenn High School, 2-4 p.m., Coors Event Center, 950 Regent Drive, Boulder • Legacy High School, 7-9 p.m., Coors Event Center, 950 Regent ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Thornton High School threat not legitimate, investigators say  kdvr.com

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



Legacy wins revoked by CHSAA  Broomfield Enterprise

In perhaps the most troubling turn of the postseason, Legacy was forced Tuesday to forfeit the wins it earned at Saturday's District 3 Tournament in Grand ...



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.



Graduation Rates For CPS Black Boys Are Rising -- But It's Complicated  WBEZ

Chicago students Sabeer Al-Shareef and Shameir Faulkner are looking forward to a crazy few months as they approach high school graduation. In June, they'll ...



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 ...



CHSAA legislative council makes changes to girls lacrosse, wrestling and Sunday contact rule  Steamboat Pilot & Today

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The Colorado High School Activities Association legislative session approved a second classification for girls lacrosse due to the ...



Guest Post: An open letter to Colorado lawmakers  The Colorado Independent

NOTE: The Colorado Independent occasionally runs guest posts from government officials, local experts and concerned citizens on a variety of topics.



Gymnastics: Runner-ups Reiffin, DeMoss pace Overland in 5A event finals  Sentinel Colorado

THORNTON | While a runner-up finish might have disappointing to some gymnasts, Elena Reiffin had a different view of her second place in the floor exercise in ...



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

The statistics through the first two games have been fairly modest. Harrison Bey-Buie has carried the ball 26 times and gained 147 yards. That places Moline's ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



School closures related to suspect search in Adams County  9NEWS.com

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 ...



D for domination  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

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



Lacrosse: As NCAA Tournament begins, Wildcats inspired by memory of beloved Texas high school coach  Daily Northwestern

Lacrosse It was impossible to watch last Sunday's Big Ten Tournament final between No. 1 Maryland and No. 5 Northwestern without noticing the pigeon.



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 ...



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 ...



Charles Barksdale dies 2019 at 84 - Obituary  Legacy.com

Charles Barksdale was a co-founder and bass vocalist for the doo-wop group The Dells. The five member singing group was started in 1952 by friends who ...



Police search for gunman who shot Thornton teacher  nwitimes.com

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



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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.



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



Teen indicted, arrested on murder charge in Thornton shooting death of 16-year-old Haley Vargaz  The Denver Post

An 18-year-old man has been indicted and arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder in the fatal September shooting of 16-year-old Haley Vargaz, who was ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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

THORNTON, Colo. --The family of a 16-year-old girl shot and killed at a house party is pleading for information on the shooter. No arrests have been made in the ...



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.



'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.



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.



Parents warned about teens & prescription pill popping parties  kdvr.com

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 ...



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

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



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Massive blaze destroys 2 buildings in Adams County condo complex  kdvr.com

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



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.



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. Today's ...



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 ...



Find your Colorado PARCC 2017 results  Chalkbeat Colorado

In this searchable database, you can find your Colorado PARCC scores for the 2017 tests. These results are from PARCC testing in Colorado. The scores from ...



Eagles save their best for last  ReporterHerald.com

THORNTON — Every coach has an ideal script, one that provides the best performance on the last day of the season. Thompson Valley High School's ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



Thompson Valley’s Brittani Myers places 8th on beam at 4A state gymnastics meet  Loveland Reporter-Herald

THORNTON — Brittani Myers extended her stay at the 4A state gymnastics meet Friday night by qualifying 10th for Saturday's individual finals on the balance ...



Niwot overcomes injuries to win 4A gymnastics championship  CHSAA Now

Niwot began the season with plenty of question marks. On Friday at the 4A state gymnastics meet, the Cougars closed the year as champions.



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 .



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 ...



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.



At Denver’s March for Our Lives: “This is your Vietnam,” father of Columbine victim tells thousands of gun-violence protesters  The Denver Post

Thousands of protesters filled Civic Center park Saturday afternoon for the start of Denver's rally and march against gun violence, one among hundreds taking ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

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



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 ...



51 Set to Graduate from Judge Judys Her Honor Mentoring Program  Patch.com

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



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 ...



Judge Judys Mentoring Program Celebrates 10th Anniversary  Patch.com

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



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.



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 ...



In a City With Challenges, Much to Offer  New York Times

The Fleetwood area of Mount Vernon, in southern Westchester County, has streets lined with lush gardens and is only a 30-minute rail commute from Grand ...



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 ...



Mailing it in: Mission native connects troops with their families |  El Tecolote

Alessia Sophia Ruiz is two weeks old, but her father—who is stationed halfway across the world delivering mail—has yet to hold her. “As we get closer to that ...



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 ...



D.206 appoints new leadership team | South Suburban News  nwitimes.com

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Bloom Township High School District 206 put a new leadership team in place, with the focus on improving student test scores and raising ...



Harvey school rededicated in honor of Maya Angelou  nwitimes.com

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



Strong, Professional Women Empower Lauralton Hall Students at Career Day  HamletHub

Lauralton Hall welcomed an impressive panel of over fifty women from several career fields to speak to students at Career Day on Monday, April 4. Career Day ...



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