Thursday, October 10, 2013 9:16 am
(Austin's Army) by: Jennifer Parker: So far, Austin is doing well following his most recent treatment. He's in good spirits, has a strong sense of humor, and has avoided any serious side effects. Thanks for all your prayers on that score! The doctors have said he has one more treatment, beginning Oct. 31 and lasting 5 days. This one will probably be more difficult. It would be a really awesome 15th birthday present if he could be done with all treatments in November, be declared cancer-free, and ring the gong at the Children's Center.
Thursday, July 18, 2013 3:29 pm
A fundraiser was put on by Hooters on Monday, July 15 in order to raise money for cancer victim Austin Thacker who is 14 years old. In a total of two hours around $300 was raised along with $1,200 from hat and shirt sales and private donations.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 6:00 pm
Austin Thacker, a 14-year-old, was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s Diffused Mature B Cell Lymphoma in April of this year. Money continues to pour in through either fundraisers or donations given to Austin’s Army gofundme website.
Monday, June 10, 2013 11:00 am
A fundraiser took place at Sauce and Frost on June 4 for 14-year-old cancer patient, Austin Thacker, who is fighting non-Hodgkin's Diffused Mature B Cell Lymphoma.
Friday, May 31, 2013 12:53 pm
A fundraiser night will be taking place on Tuesday, June 4 from 5 to 9 p.m. for Austin Thacker, a 14-year-old student at Legacy Traditional School, who is battling non-Hodgkin’s Diffused Mature B Cell Lymphoma.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 4:00 am
After 14-year-old Austin Thacker, of Legacy Traditional School , was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s Diffused Mature B Cell Lymphoma, fellow students and the community have come together to make things a little easier on the family.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 4:00 am
Starting Friday night, the 2012 high school football season will officially begin with some big matches for local teams. Ironwood Ridge will look to build on last season, Canyon Del Oro will look to carry a late-season run forward, and Marana, Mountain View and Pusch Ridge will look for a more positive outcome.
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 11:00 pm
There is something to be said about the recent Tucson Festival
of Books, held during the second weekend in March on the University
of Arizona Campus. It had just about every genre you could think
of, from mystery to medical, political to poetry. And there was
also the Western variety, with Elmer Kelton the brightest star in
Tuesday, July 29, 2008 11:00 pm
The signs often appear out of nowhere, usually before entering a
major dip in the road or even on a hiking trail, DO NOT ENTER WHEN