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Rocky Mountain community to hold candlelight vigil for Kate Marshall

A candlelight vigil for Rocky Mountain High School student Kate Marshall, who died Friday, takes place at 9 tonight on the school's … Read more

Football academy to host seminar, skills camp

Idaho Elite Football Academy is hosting a youth workshop and football camp on April 14-15. Read more

Former BSU running back Jay Ajayi to host youth football day camp in Boise

Former Boise State All-American running back Jay Ajayi will host a youth football camp in Boise in June, according to a press release. Read more

Rocky Mountain’s Kolby Lee follows in mother’s footsteps with Gatorade Player of the Year

MERIDIAN — Rocky Mountain senior basketball player Kolby Lee always wanted to be just like his mother, Jill, on the court. Read more

Ex-Mountain View star Slocum looks to continue historic season at NCAA Tournament

Even with two 6-foot senior All-Americans Shatori Walker-Kimbrough and Brionna Jones, 5-foot-7 Maryland freshman guard and former Mo… Read more

Ex-Mountain View star Slocum looks to continue historic season at NCAA Tournament

Even with two 6-foot senior All-Americans Shatori Walker-Kimbrough and Brionna Jones, 5-foot, 7-inch Maryland freshman guard and for… Read more

Rocky Mountain wins 1st state championship in program history

NAMPA — When a 6-foot, 10-inch 260-pound man admits he can’t stop smiling, you know something really exhilarating must have happened. Read more

Seniors’ friendship leads Rocky Mountain boys basketball to historic season

MERIDIAN — During a recent practice, Kobe Terashima, Kolby Lee and Jacob Erickson argued about which one of them was the better bowl… Read more

Boise Basin to host Special Olympics regional Winter Games

Five Special Olympic teams will compete in downhill skiing and snowboarding events toay at the Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area … Read more

Meridian High School to host Idaho Showcase Invitational dance competition

Meridian High School is hosting the Idaho Showcase Invitational this weekend, a high school dance competition that is expected to br… Read more

Eagle's Mangum overcomes 2nd ACL tear in 3 seasons to lead Mustangs

The bulky knee brace on the right leg of Eagle High School’s Abby Mangum serves as a reminder. Read more

Centennial basketball player Tori Williams is playing for her late grandfather

Centennial basketball player Tori Williams could always tell exactly where her grandpa was sitting at in the stands. Read more

Eagle girls basketball has eyes only for state championship

Upon being named the new head girls basketball coach at Eagle High in 2013, Cody Pickett had all of his players anonymously write do… Read more

Bronco Bummer: Boise State starts slow, can't recover in 31-12 loss to Baylor in Cactus Bowl

PHOENIX — The Cactus Bowl was about as lopsided as many predicted. Read more

Vandals tight end surprises grandma ahead of Potato Bowl

The Vandals’ visit to Boise for the Potato Bowl means a lot to Peg McGee of Meridian. The 98-year-old’s grandson, Trent Cowan, is a … Read more

Matchup with Big 12 opponent Baylor excites Boise State players

When Boise State senior offensive tackle Mario Yakoo heard that the Broncos would be playing Baylor in the Cactus Bowl, he immediate… Read more

The Ambrose School hosts "Orange Out" to support student fighting cancer

The crowd at The Ambrose School boys varsity game on Tuesday will be a sea of orange — a sign of support for eighth-grader Paul Drury. Read more

Mountain View cross country star Lexy Halladay is a one-of-a-kind runner

It started with a bet. Read more

Senior Pattwell puts on record-setting performance to deliver Mountain View first state title

In the waning moments of Saturday’s 5A state championship game, with the outcome clearly determined, a chant began to ring out from … Read more

Eagle linebacker overcomes neck injury to lead football team

Lying on the mat, unable to feel anything in his body, Eagle linebacker Brennan Ray thought his athletic career was over before it r… Read more