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August 1, 2018 by Yolanda Leon Peralta (Register to contact)

The Alumni Association committee will be having a meeting today, Wednesday, August 1, 2018 to update upcoming events ..Our next All Alumni Reunion is scheduled for Next 2 Years in October 2020, so therefore beginning January 2019 and All that year we the committee shall be busy organizing the event.. Look for future updates here on this site, ANyone want to join our committee please feel free to leave me a message. Thank you (Once a Bulldog Always a Bulldog)

Upcoming Hamburger Fundraiser

February 9, 2018 by Yolanda Leon Peralta (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

When: March 3, 2018
Time: 11 AM until 3PM
Where: American Legion
Sponsored by: ALumni Association Committee and DUSD #27
Purpose: Raise funds for the upcoming of the scholarships that We award in May 2018 to lucky Seniors graduating and planning on attending Cochise College..
Fee: $7.00 includes Hamburger, chips and Drink
Delivery available by calling (520) 364-XXXX
Walk-ins Are Welcome
Thank You for your Attn and support ......
Respectfully: The DHS Alumni Committee Members

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  1. Parkland school shooting anniversary: Where are Stoneman Douglas students, parents, officials now?  Arizona Daily Sun
  2. Dozens gather at Phoenix vigil in honor of Parkland shooting victims  AZCentral
  3. Parkland shooting victims are remembered in silence  The Daily Courier
  4. 11 Teen Gun Violence Survivors and Activists on the Parkland Shooting Anniversary
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In Their Own Words: What These South Florida Shooting Survivors Want You to Know • Arizona Mirror  Arizona Mirror

This article originally appeared in the Florida Phoenix, our sister nonprofit news website. It was compiled by teacher Jeff Foster and written by Isabel, 17; Jacyln, ...

UA gymnast talks about connection to Parkland shooting  Tucson News Now

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - When the family of Wildcat gymnast Heather Swanson moved from North Lauderdale to Parkland, it was because of the school ...

Violations mean Douglas High School will forfeit all its football wins  Arizona Daily Star

The Arizona Interscholastic Association has ruled that the Douglas High School football program will forfeit all of its wins this season.

Trump, Gabby Giffords, More Respond To Horrific Aurora Shooting  Aurora, IL Patch

Public Figures Respond To Aurora Shooting - Aurora, IL - Sen. Elizabeth Warren said she was "heartsick for the victims, their loved ones, and the brave Aurora ...

How March For Our Lives Arizona evolved from protest group to politicians' ally  AZCentral

Last year, Arizona students protesting school violence held protests, marches and sit ins. Those didn't work. This year, they changed tactics.

Where are Stoneman Douglas students, parents, officials now?  Arizona Daily Sun

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The massacre that left 17 dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School pushed students, parents, officials and others into the ...

3 siblings bond through March For Our Lives after shooting  Arizona Daily Sun

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Last February, Matt Deitsch was living his dream studying at a California university. His brother, Ryan, was about to graduate from ...

Hearing on Parkland father's confrontation with ex-monitor  Arizona Daily Sun

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A judge is holding a hearing after a former security monitor at a Florida school where 17 people were killed said he's being ...

Gun-seizure bill and minimum wage hike advance in New Mexico  Arizona Daily Sun

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's Democrat-led House of Representatives passed a bill that would make it easier to take guns away from people who may ...

Collection: Douglas High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just around the corner and the Star is counting down the days with a top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern Arizona.

DUSD board accepts retirement letter from DHS art teacher  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Douglas High School Art Teacher Richard Paun's retirement letter was accepted at the DUSD board meeting that was held Tuesday, Dec. 11.

How a grieving mother went from 'soccer mom' to activist in the year since Parkland shooting

Lori Alhadeff lost her daughter Alyssa in the Parkland school shooting on Valentine's Day 2017. Now, she's dedicated to making school safer.

Meet the UA grad behind Douglas High football team's amazing turnaround  Arizona Daily Star

Douglas has had the pieces necessary to win. But it wasn't until coach James Fitzgerald's second season that the Bulldogs have been able to buff out the edges ...

Students rock Prescott High in state convention  The Daily Courier

Students from across the state come to Prescott High School for a student council convention. (Nanci Hutson/Courier). mugshot photo. By Nanci Hutson.

DHS HOSA students kick off new drive | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Douglas High School HOSA students have kicked off October with a new challenge, the High School Heroes Challenge to be exact.

Change made to DHS AD | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Officials with Douglas Unified School District have announced a change has been made to the athletic director position at Douglas High School.

DHS drops football appeal with AIA; additional violations in other sports revealed  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Douglas High School's interim athletic director Katie Walker announced Saturday she is dropping the appeal she had planned before the Arizona Interscholastic ...

Douglas Unified meeting about football violations  KGUN

The Douglas Unified School District Board of Education is having a special meeting on Wednesday to talk about the Douglas High School football team.

DUSD board accepts resignation from media arts teacher  Douglas Daily Dispatch

The Douglas school board has agreed to accept the resignation of Douglas High School's Media Arts teacher Mark Silverstein.

Douglas returns the Pick to Bisbee after withdrawing AIA appeal  AZCentral

Does the Pick go back to Bisbee after Douglas reported a violation for using an ineligible football player in Aug. 24 win against rival Bisbee?

Pueblo shuts out Douglas to hand Bulldogs first loss of season  Arizona Daily Star

Warriors improve to 2-4 with a 41-0 rout Friday night.

Douglas readies for 148th rivalry football game against Bisbee  Arizona Daily Star

Christian Estrella attended the Douglas-Bisbee football rivalry game for as long as he could remember. Then he started playing in it. The three-year varsity tight ...

Judge: No contempt for sheriff over school shooting records  Arizona Daily Sun

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge has denied an effort by defense attorneys to hold the Broward Sheriff's Office in contempt of court for releasing ...

Graduation Friday night; clear bag policy in effect  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Douglas High School and Valley Union High School will both be having its graduation commencement this Friday, May 25.

Community Blood Drive Nov. 8 | Announcements  Douglas Daily Dispatch

A Community Blood Drive is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 8 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Douglas High School gym located on 15th Street.

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School will scrap clear backpacks and add metal detectors  CNN

When students return to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in three weeks, they will no longer have to wear see-through backpacks. But they must walk ...

Douglas 7, Silver City 3 — Final  Arizona Daily Star

Prediction: Douglas (4-0) at SILVER CITY (N.M.) (3-1)

4 running for 3 seats on the Douglas school board  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Four people are running for three seats on the Douglas school board this upcoming election which takes place Nov. 6.

Coach Keith this year's D-Day dedicatee | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Longtime Douglas football coach Dick Keith is being honored as this year's D-Day dedicatee.

Some Parkland teachers say staff removals are 'ripping' the school apart  CNN

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas community wants someone to answer for this year's shooting. But not everyone is happy with who's being held accountable.

Some students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School stayed home -- for many reasons  CNN

Nearly 20% of the student population didn't show up Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School after two fellow students were charged with ...

DUSD board hires Nunez as new assistant superintendent  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Douglas native Fernando Nunez was hired to be the DUSD's new Assistant Superintendent/HR Director starting July 1 at a special school board meeting on ...

Douglas tight end Christian Estrella kicks off Star's countdown of high school stars  Arizona Daily Star

Over the next three weeks, the Star is counting down Southern Arizona's top 22 football players. Up today: No. 22, Douglas tight end Christian Estrella.

'My school is being shot up'  CNN

This account of Wednesday's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, is based on official statements, interviews with survivors, ...

Special test almost 60 years ago still follows Arizona trio  Arizona Daily Star

In 1960, three teens in Douglas took tests for 2½ days with their classmates — but it wasn't for grades. The students — among 440,000 high-schoolers ...

DUSD board allows DHS AD to resign | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

It took two emergency board meetings which followed a regular board meeting before the DUSD board came to terms with DHS Athletic Director Melinda ...

Two of Tucson's top high school football coaches leaving their jobs  Arizona Daily Star

Two of Tucson's leading high school football coaches, Ironwood Ridge's Matt Johnson and Flowing Wells' Mark Brunenkant, have decided to step away from ...

Marjory Stoneman Douglas  Miami Herald

Today marked the first day of classes for Broward County public schools. Superintendent Robert Runcie, outside of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, ...

Stoneman Douglas opens again after shooting  ABC15 Arizona

Lina Crisostomo's SATs are coming up next week, but college test prep has taken a backseat to funerals, vigils and walkouts. It's been like that since a gunman ...

DHS holds prom | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Douglas High School held its Junior-Senior prom Saturday, April 28 in the Paul Huber Middle School gym.

It's back to school in Parkland -- but hardly back to normal  CNN

As students start another school year at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, reminders of the tragedy linger in the ordinary.

Hughes selected NAU homecoming queen | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Scarlett Hughes, a 2013 graduate of Douglas High School, was honored this past weekend as the Northern Arizona University homecoming queen.

With mixed emotions, teachers head back to Stoneman Douglas High  CNN

Uncertainty, fear and anxiety await teachers a little more than a week after a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

Douglas High homecoming next week  The Record-Courier

The theme of Douglas High School's homecoming celebration next week is “Go Greek or Go Homecoming.”Students kick off the week on Tuesday with a 10 a.m. ...

Marjorie Stoneman Douglas was an environmental activist. Now her name will be remembered for a school shooting  CNN

Wednesday's shooting at a Florida high school may lead some people to wonder, among more important things, about the school's namesake.

Curtain call for Douglas seniors  The Record-Courier

More than 300 Douglas High School seniors took their final bow during the curtain call at the Class of 2018's commencement ceremony on Thursday.Drama ...

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School will publish a memorial to its shooting victims on Friday  CNN

The memorial issue of the student newsmagazine, the Eagle Eye, will contain portraits of the victims augmented by large color photos.

Black students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School want to be heard  CNN

Some African-American students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida say their voices have been ignored by the media and others in the ...

Countdown: Southern Arizona's top 22 high school football players  Arizona Daily Star

The Star is counting down the 22 best high school football players in Southern Arizona leading up to the Aug. 16 season opener between Ironwood Ridge and ...

A solemn graduation for Marjory Stoneman Douglas seniors  CNN

Nearly four months after the Parkland, Florida, community was devastated by a deadly school shooting, seniors at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School ...

DPD Reports March 1 - April 30, 2018 | Police Reports  Douglas Daily Dispatch

March 1, 2018. Alvarado Espinoza, Jonathan (20) of Douglas was arrested at the 300 Block of 16th street for underage consumption and driving with liquor in his ...

Douglas High School highlights students' artistic expression  The Record-Courier

Art classes tend to be full of color, diversity and creativity and Douglas High School senior Chloe Cutter is capturing that with a mural of a goblin in art.

Dwyane Wade surprises Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School with visit  USA TODAY

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade paid a surprise visit to students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday, writing on Twitter that he is "looking ...

Troopers added to security detail at Stoneman Douglas High School after several security incidents  CNN

Eight Florida Highway Patrol troopers will report for duty Thursday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, to secure entry points to the ...

The Chemical Marriage: Multimedia artist works with DHS students  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Earlier this year, the students of Douglas High School's Media Arts class were introduced to multimedia artist Aaron Stewart Lewis Knapp of Portal.

OVERTIME: 2018 week-by-week high school football schedule  Tucson News Now

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The week-by-week high school football schedule for southern Arizona schools. All games are scheduled to begin at 7 p.m., ...

Marjory Stoneman Douglas football team wins by 17 points in first home game since 17 were killed in shooting  CNN

It was their first time playing at home since the Parkland shooting and the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School football team won by a notable margin.

DHS graduation Friday | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

An estimated 245 seniors are expected to walk this Friday night in Douglas High School's annual commencement ceremony.

Friday night's high school football matchups, predictions and score updates  Arizona Daily Star

The Star's Justin Spears breaks down the contenders, pretenders at the midway point of the 2018 season. Check back Friday night for score updates.

After Parkland shooting: A day-by-day fight over guns in America  USA TODAY

Three days after the deadliest high school shooting in U.S. history, a student who survived it set the stage for the gun control drama of 2018. "We are going to be ...

Douglas High Ag store growing  The Record-Courier

There are a lot of farmers markets in Carson Valley, but one of the best kept secrets is the Douglas High School Ag store.With *fresh* eggs and produce, the.

Florida governor suspends Sheriff Scott Israel over Parkland shooting failures  Tucson News Now

Gov. Ron DeSantis removed Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel on Friday. He appointed former Coral Springs police Sgt. Gregory Tony to replace Israel.

Douglas volleyball outlasts Carson High in five games  The Record-Courier

Douglas High's Hailey Hughes set the tone for this back-and-forth contest with rival Carson High School.She fittingly scored the first point on the match on a ...

Veteran's Day parade Sunday | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Douglas will be honoring its veteran's this Sunday, Nov. 11 with a Veteran's Day parade up G Avenue starting at 11 a.m..

DHS Class of 2016 graduates 243 | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

In front of a standing room only crowd at Armando De Lucas Stadium, the Douglas High School Class of 2016 celebrated the completion of 12 long years of ...

Cochise County Teacher of the Year banquet Friday  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Cochise County Education Foundation in conjunction with Cochise County School Superintendent, Jacqui Clay will host its Annual Teacher of the Year Banquet ...

DUSD board honors students | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

The Douglas School Board recognized its August Students of the Month and Students on a Roll at its Sept. 4 regular monthly board meeting that was held in the ...

Stoneman Douglas students could be punished for taking part in the National School Walkout  CNN

The principal of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 people were killed in a February 14 school shooting, said students who walk out today will ...

Five inducted into Douglas Football Hall of Fame  The Record-Courier

Brandon Griffith, Kyle Luken, Tim Rudnick, David Snow and Kyle Wentz are the newest members of the Douglas High School Football Hall of Fame. The five ...

Douglas teachers honored at awards night  The Record-Courier

Once a year, employees of the Douglas County School District are recognized for their outstanding achievements in the field of education as well as support staff ...

Douglas Days gives residents a standing ovation | Features  Douglas Daily Dispatch

The Fifth Annual Douglas Days festival was held on May 18 and 19, throughout the community, and at Raul Castro Park.

High school football matchups, predictions and score updates for Southern Arizona  Arizona Daily Star

Another Friday night means more high school football to put a ribbon on your week. Salpointe Catholic hosts a Texas team for the Star's game of the week, while ...

Parkland students prepare for graduation  CNN

The seniors of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, are preparing for what will be a bittersweet graduation after losing four of their fellow ...

Utah searchers believe they've found Douglas High track star  The Record-Courier

Utah authorities believe they have located the body of Douglas High School track-record holder Derrik Jenkins, who was last seen 4:30 p.m. Halloween. Jenkins ...

Mother Nature brings snow to Douglas | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Douglas residents woke up to snow Wednesday morning.

What it's like to be the parent of a Stoneman Douglas activist  CNN

Raising a teenager is hard enough. Imagine doing it in Parkland, Florida, right now.

DHS Ballet Folklorico presents Showcase | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

The Douglas High School Ballet Folklorico presented their annual winter dance recital, titled Showcase, on Dec. 8 at the James Brenden Auditorium.

ADE finally releases school grades | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Late last week the Arizona Department of Education finally released its school letter grades from the AzMERIT test that was taken last school year.

This week's high school football matchups, locations and predictions  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season continues with some high-profile matchups in its second week, including Tucson High's return to its home turf and Salpointe ...

Heart-wrenching animation shows where victims were killed at Stoneman Douglas  CNN

Coconut Creek, Florida (CNN) Family members of those killed in the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School got their first look Tuesday at how ...

DHS Student Council takes first place at AASC State Convention  Douglas Daily Dispatch

Twelve of the most active students from the Douglas High School Student Council attended the annual Arizona Association of Student Council State Convention ...

Damonte gets by Douglas  The Record-Courier

Damonte Ranch handed the Douglas boys tennis team a 14-4 defeat on Thursday at Douglas High School.Douglas coach Rod Smith said despite the loss, the ...

Southern Arizona high school graduations: When, where, why and what to give  Arizona Daily Star

It's that time. Here are things you need to know about local high school graduations.

Douglas High students perform at 9/11 dinner  The Record-Courier

Performances from Douglas High School's Drama and Speech students will be featured at this year's 9/11 Memorial Dinner hosted by Sierra Nevada ...

The drama teacher who inspired Parkland students will be honored with a Tony Award  CNN

Melody Herzfeld, a drama teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, will receive a Tony Award for excellence in theater education on June 10.

Florida high school shooting: How the news unfolded  CNN

Police are responding to reports of a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Follow here for the latest.

Linda lost her son in Parkland. Kelsey lost her favorite teacher. But he still brought them together  CNN

When a gunman opened fire in her Parkland, Florida, high school in February, Kelsey Friend huddled in a classroom while her favorite teacher was shot feet ...

Mr. Douglas High bachelors take the stage Friday  The Record-Courier

Being crowned Mr. DHS means having fun, meeting friends and expressing and embracing unique personalities, said Douglas High School senior Jon ...

Stoneman Douglas principal in emotional video promises to hug every student  CNN

Ty Thompson, the principal at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where a gunman killed 17 people, offers in an emotional video ...

Wizards host Stoneman Douglas students at practice before 'March for Our Lives'  USA TODAY

The Washington Wizards met with students, teachers from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High at practice on Friday, less than 24 hours before the March for Our ...

Cochise College celebrates 50 years in aviation | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

There was much to celebrate at Cochise College on Saturday, as students, faculty and alums reflected on 50 years of aviation.

Mountain Madness kicks off end of Douglas school year  The Record-Courier

Since 1999, Mountain Madness has brought the school and community together for one last “hurrah” before graduations throughout Douglas County commence.

Parkland school shooting surveillance video released  CNN

Surveillance video was released Wednesday from security cameras outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on the day a gunman killed 17 people.

Here's a team-by-team look at the 2018 high school football schedule  Arizona Daily Star

Ironwood Ridge and Mountain View kicked off the Southern Arizona high school football season. Here's what every team will face in 2018: ...

Stay-put order issued for Douglas High School has been lifted  Nevada Appeal

While a stay-put order stymied students at Douglas High School from participating in a national walkout, a score of adult supporters stood with signs to support ...

Community comes together to give Parkland students a prom to remember  CNN

Less than three months after a gunman killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, seniors on Saturday night will celebrate ...

High school football games, predictions and score updates  Arizona Daily Star

The Friday night lights are back on — fingers crossed — and this week's slate of games shouldn't disappoint. Our game of the week will be the most storied ...

Collection: Marana High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just around the corner and the Star is counting down the days with a top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern Arizona.

A time to celebrate | Local News Stories  Douglas Daily Dispatch

It was a time to celebrate for thousands of people who packed into Armando de Lucas Stadium Friday, May 25 to watch 329 seniors from the Douglas High ...

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