Pistons grant child in foster care his wish: A tour of The Palace
Character Counts | October 26, 2016 3:55 pm
When Re’Shov was asked if there was anything he wanted, he said he wanted to see The Palace, so the Detroit Pistons gave him the experience of a lifetime.
Scottsdale Christian’s Christina Clark has dreams, reality of helping others
Kevin Zimmerman | October 24, 2016 12:23 pm
Scottsdale Christian student Christina Clark has always been willing to help others.
Suns’ Alan Williams featured on koozies to benefit Phoenix animal rescue
Character Counts | October 20, 2016 3:00 pm
Suns center Alan Williams is featured on NBA Catwatch koozies for sale that will benefit the HALO Animal Rescue in Phoenix.
Bruce Arians’ pink hat worn on Monday Night Football to be auctioned
Character Counts | October 17, 2016 5:44 pm
Bruce Arians’ pink hat worn during the Monday Night Football game between the Arizona Cardinals and New York Jets will be auctioned off for a good cause.
Washington Capitals to renovate Virginia rinks, help grow youth hockey
Character Counts | October 17, 2016 12:53 pm
The Washington Capitals are making it a priority to renovate Virginia ice rinks and develop the growth of youth hockey, by donating hockey equipment.
Golf, piloting and helping others are Brody Burnell’s passions
Character Counts | October 17, 2016 9:52 am
Talk about having a plan. Pinnacle High School senior Brody Burnell knows he wants to become a pilot for Southwest Airlines.
Nick Saban isn’t known for his winning personality — at least until lately
Character Counts | October 15, 2016 11:28 am
Alabama head coach Nick Saban has never been confused for being an all-around nice guy. But his actions recently may have changed how he looks to people.
Isaiah Crowell has 35,000 reasons to appreciate law enforcement
Character Counts | October 7, 2016 2:40 pm
Throughout the summer, there have been repeated instances of an unarmed man being shot by police.
Teddy bear drive, speeches help Emery Miller inspire children to overcome adversity
Kevin Zimmerman | October 3, 2016 12:35 pm
Creator of an annual teddy bear drive, Perry High School’s Emery Miller appears like the average, over-achieving high school senior.
Character Counts Finalist
- Horizon's Kody Huff more than a rising baseball star
- Campo Verde's Kanani Hiapo thrives on volleyball court, in the classroom
- Raymond S. Kellis sophomore Chase Weaver balances leadership roles in sports, church
- Westwood's Brianna Anderson makes big differences with little actions
- Marcos de Niza kicker Krysten Muir using football success to build up others
- Arcadia High School's Grant Loftin leads in lacrosse and beyond
- Williams Field High School junior Lindsay O'Driscoll finds time to help others
- Scottsdale Christian's Christina Clark has dreams, reality of helping others
- Golf, piloting and helping others are Brody Burnell's passions
- Teddy bear drive, speeches help Emery Miller inspire children to overcome adversity