Frederick W. Sergeant III Scottsdale – Frederick W. Sergeant III, 79, of Scottsdale, AZ, was reunited with his wife Greta and our Heavenly Father on November 22, 2021. Frederick passed away peacefully at home with loved ones and caregivers by his side. Fred was born on January 6, 1942 toRead More →

Jon Scott Corbitt Jr. Goodyear – Jon Scott Corbitt, Jr, nuclear engineer and resident of Goodyear, Arizona, died suddenly on October 30, 2021 at the age of 49. Jon Scott Corbitt, Jr was born in Evanston, Illinois to Jon and Lois Corbitt on November 5, 1971. The family moved toRead More →

Nick Oza was injured in a car accident in early September. Friends and colleagues remember the Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer as a man who could connect with anyone PHOENIX — Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning Arizona Republic photojournalist Nick Oza died this week of injuries he sustained in a car crash earlier inRead More →

Don Dedera, longtime beloved Arizona Republic columnist, author and former editor of Arizona Highways magazine, died Tuesday, just two weeks shy of his 91st birthday. In addition to his journalistic accomplishments, Dedera has been active in preserving some of the most iconic pieces of Arizona history, including Western author ZaneRead More →

Journalists at The Arizona Republic received the George Polk Award for Education Reporting for their survey of publicly funded charter schools. reporters Craig Harris, Anne Ryman, Alden Wood and Justin Price won investigative work on state charter schools throughout 2018, including a five-part special report “The Charter Gamble.” The team’sRead More →