• Baby that Changed History

    Baby that Changed History

    Faith Duey, Contributor

    February 12, 2018

    After years and years of controversy concerning those who are either physically or mentally inclined, the social aspects of the society known today are no where near perfect nor will it ever be. Though these are obvious facts, what is known to be "socially acceptable" is becoming more and more susceptible. One...


  • Doug Ducey and the Opioid Act

    Doug Ducey and the Opioid Act

    Karlie Dibell, Contributor

    February 12, 2018

    On January 26th, Governor Doug Ducey signed the Arizona Opioid Epidemic Act. This act applies to everyone, but mostly focuses on the younger people. Many people have been "struggling" with their addiction to the Opioids and the act is supposed to help stop the Opioid epidemic throughout Arizona, which...

  • Nail Salon Homicide

    Nail Salon Homicide

    Trina Phan, Contributor

    February 9, 2018

    A tragic incident occurred on February 2nd, 2018, reports having said that there was a murder at Premier Nails and Spa located in the Monte Vista Village Center Shops. It happened on a Friday evening past the usual hours of the shop. In up-to-date reports, the Mesa Police Department identified that the...

  • Star Wars Holograms Becoming a Reality

    Star Wars Holograms Becoming a Reality

    Alexis Banks, Contributor

    February 9, 2018

    Holograms have been an obsession of the future ever since Princess Leia appeared to Obi Wan in the first Star-Wars movie. This appearance has lead to a new project called the Princess Leia Project. Researchers in Provo, Utah have been trying to turn holograms into a reality. "They've developed a way...

  • The Island that Switches Countries

    The Island that Switches Countries

    Shruti Patel, Contributor

    February 2, 2018

    Every six months, Pheasant Island switches ownership from France to Spain. And, in August, Spain will give the island back to France.  Pheasant Island, also known as Faisans Island, is on the very middle of the border of France and Spain, and is one of the oldest condominiums- or joint sovereignty-...

Dr. Collings is Pregnant!
The Day in the Life of a Student Athlete

The Day in the Life of a Student Athlete

January 19, 2018

It’s a…GIRL!

It’s a…GIRL!

January 18, 2018

New Teachers 2017-2018

New Teachers 2017-2018

August 21, 2017

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Recent Sports Scores
  • Tuesday, February 6

    JV Girl's Basketball

    BFHS 36 - Safford 29

  • Tuesday, February 6

    JH Girl's Basketball

    BFHS 42 - Maricopa Wells 36

  • Friday, February 2

    V Girl's Basketball

    BFHS 50 - ALA-QC 57

  • Friday, February 2

    JV Boy's Basketball

    BFHS 23 - ALA-QC 54

  • Friday, February 2

    V Boy's Basketball

    BFHS 45 - ALA-QC 65

Blankets, Against Dress Code?
  • Should People Who Falsely Accuse Others Be Accused Instead? February 25, 2018
  • Should We Teach Morality February 25, 2018
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Senior Night: Soccer Game against AZ US College Prep

Super Bowl

The biggest sporting event of the year is less than ...


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Varsity Boys Basketball vs Florence High School

On Tuesday January ninth, the boys Varsity Benjamin...

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