Aztecs men’s basketball falters in second half in loss at Mesa

Aztecs men’s basketball falters in second half in loss at Mesa

By Raymond Suarez / PCC Sports The Pima Community College men’s basketball team (14-12, 9-9 in ACCAC) played a sharp first half but couldn’t hold on to its lead in the end at Mesa Community College (11-12, 10-8). The Aztecs fell 94-91 on Wednesday as they took an early 22-8 lead and led 48-39 at […]

Men’s swimming & diving lands four on Pac-12 All-Century Team

Men’s swimming & diving lands four on Pac-12 All-Century Team

By Hannah Barry / UA Sports Arizona men’s swimming and diving landed four athletes on the Pac-12 All-Century Men’s Swimming and Diving team, announced on ‘Pac-12 Sports Report’ Monday night. The three former Arizona swimmers include Kevin Cordes (Breaststroke), Rick DeMont (Freestyle Distance) and Ryk Neethling (Freestyle Distance). Diver, Ben Grado also was selected to […]

Emil Franzi on Music: Rachmaninoff – Symphonic Dances, Op. 45

Emil Franzi on Music: Rachmaninoff – Symphonic Dances, Op. 45

By Emil Franzi Notes from the TSO 1\1015-16 season, first concert in September. RACHMANINOFF – SYMPHONIC DANCES, op.45 Rachmaninoff was not a prolific composer. His total published works only reached 45 opus numbers for his 69 years. They roughly come from three periods. The first lasted until 1897 with the disastrous premier of his first […]

A-10 fight not over for now

A-10 fight not over for now

By SoAzNewsX Leaked word from the Pentagon is that the A-10 will be around for a number of years longer than the Air Force wanted. The aircraft was slated to be retired by 2028, but, thanks to efforts by Rep. Martha McSally and Sen. John McCain, the close air support aircraft will remain in the […]

Salmon condemns North Korea’s ICBM launch

Salmon condemns North Korea’s ICBM launch

By SoAzNewsX Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, released a statement in response to North Korea’s test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile. “Mere weeks after its nuclear test, North Korea today conducted a long-range ballistic missile test under the guise of a satellite launch. I resolutely condemn […]

McCain urges investigation into Tucson VA allegations

McCain urges investigation into Tucson VA allegations

By SoAzNewsX U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) sent a letter to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Robert McDonald urging him to investigate allegations of staffing shortages, poor care and whistleblower retaliation at the Tucson Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC). According to media reports, Tucson VAMC has been unable to retain its doctors, which has […]