Fund for Civility, Understanding and Respect is the organization holding the contest, which was created in 2011 by Ron Barber, after the January 8 shooting.
Fund for Civility, Understanding and Respect is the organization holding the contest, which was created in 2011 by Ron Barber, after the January 8 shooting. One of the missions for the organization is to promote civility, respect and understanding in order to improve the safety and well-being of the community.More >> The resolution simply says the legislature supports the memorial foundation's efforts to honor those killed and injured in the "Congress on Your Corner" event back in 2011.More >> The resolution simply says the legislature supports the memorial foundation's efforts to honor those killed and injured in the "Congress on Your Corner" event back in 2011.More >> Newly released FBI documents show the deteriorating mental state of convicted gunman Jared Loughner leading up to Tucson's January 8 mass shooting. Loughner is serving multiple life sentences after pleadingMore >> A lot of the pages describe Jared Loughner's deteriorating mental state.More >> Gabrielle Giffords made her jump in Eloy with her friend and former Navy Seal, Jim Hatch.More >> Gabrielle Giffords made her jump in Eloy with her friend and former Navy Seal, Jim Hatch.More >> With the third anniversary of the 2011 mass shooting coming up tomorrow, the January 8th Memorial Foundation has compiled a list of events to honor the day. Here is the list of events that are takingMore >> List of events to mark the anniversary of the January 8th shooting.More >> Remembering January 8, Together We Thrive organizers are presenting the cards, mementos and keepsakes that were left behind at several sites to honor the victims after the January 8, 2011 shooting. TogetherMore >> Remembering January 8, Together We Thrive organizers are presenting the cards, mementos and keepsakes that were left behind at several sites to honor the victims after the January 8, 2011 shooting.More >> Placement of the memorial commemorating the tragic January 8, 2011 shooting which left six people dead and 13 wounded, will be announced on Monday. According to several sources, a place will be foundMore >> It appears a home for the January 8 memorial will be announced on Monday.More >> Investigation photos of the Jan. 8 shooting from the Pima County Sheriff's Department.More >> Jared Loughner will spend the rest of his life behind bars after he pleaded guilty Tuesday to 19 counts relating to last year's mass shooting. A judge declared Loughner competent to stand trial and thenMore >> Jared Loughner will spend the rest of his life behind bars after he pleaded guilty Tuesday to 19 counts relating to last year's mass shooting.More >> From the U.S. Attorney, District of Arizona on Aug. 7, 2012: Jared Lee Loughner, 23, of Tucson, Ariz., pleaded guilty today in federal district court to charges stemming from the January 8, 2011 shootingMore >> Explanation of Loughner's plea agreement by the U.S. Attorney, District of Arizona. More >> At ten a.m. inside the Federal Courthouse downtown, Jared Loughner is expected to be sentenced to life in prison. Tucson News Now has heard that some of the victims, whose lives he has changed willMore >> Judge Burns recommended leaving Loughner at prison in Springfield, MO with continued medical treatment.
According to Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall, the state has decided to not file charges against Jared Loughner. LaWall says it was a tough decision. But, at the request of the victims there will beMore >> According to Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall, the state has decided to not file charges against Jared Loughner.More >> After Tucson shooter Jared Loughner was sent to prison for the rest of his life, his victims and witnesses to the terror of January 8, 2011, spoke at a news conference and individually with KOLD News 13More >> Tucson massacre victims and witnesses finding their way after the experience that has altered all their lives. More >> TUCSON, AZ (TNN) – The picture of Jared Loughner that we all know is of someone whom others say they no longer did. An interview by investigators with Anthony Kuck, who said that he knew Loughner sinceMore >> The picture that is known so well to so many is of a stranger to those who knew Jared Loughner.More >> Tucson Together Fund to Close By Lauren Ebrahim / Tucson News Now intern TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The Tucson Together Fund Board has voted to disband and distribute its funds to the victims ofMore >> The fund was the only official sanctioned fund put in place to assist the victims, families, and witnesses of the tragedy. More >> The Tucson shooting rampage suspect's stay at a Missouri prison facility where he's undergoing psychological treatment is set to officially end Thursday.More >> The Tucson shooting rampage suspect's stay at a Missouri prison facility where he's undergoing psychological treatment is set to officially end Thursday.More >> Download a printable copy of Gabrielle Giffords' letter of resignation.More >> Rep. Giffords attending President Obama's State of the Union address, and planning to vote on a bill she introduced.More >> The following statement was released by the White House on Sunday: Gabby Giffords embodies the very best of what public service should be. She's universally admired for qualities that transcend partyMore >> Tucson Pima Arts Council is taking public suggestions on a permanent memorial display.More >> Voters in Congressional District 8 will likely take stock of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' recovery before they decide on whether they think she should return to office.More >> Jan. 8, 2011 started like any other sunny Saturday morning, but the tranquility of the day was shattered in a matter of seconds.More >> The six people who died in the Jan. 8 attack are remembered not just for how they died but for who they were.More >> Jan. 8 is a day first responders can learn from to make sure they're best prepared for that next call.More >> A snapshot of the accused gunman and what happens to him now?More >> The CTG Memorial Foundation has given tens of thousands of dollars to local schools.More >> Giffords' character and strength have been revealed by this tragedy. Nurses who cared for her on Jan. 8 said she was fighting the second she was wheeled into the ICU.More >> The last thing John and Roxanna Green wanted to think about after their daughter's death was writing about it, but they knew there would be a book, and there was no one better to write it.More >> People magazine has photos of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly, at home in Houston to accompany a excerpt from their new memoir, "Gabby: A Story of Courage and Hope."More >> Rep. Gabrielle Giffords vows to return to Congress in a book that details her therapy and battle to come to terms with the Tucson shooting that killed six and wounded her and 12 others.More >> Democratic Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' campaign is asking the Federal Election Commission whether she can use donations to help pay for security improvements recommended by the U.S. Capitol Police.More >> Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords' District Director Ron Barber, along with Tucson Mayor Bob Walkup have been selected to receive the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration award next week.More >> Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was on the floor of Congress on Monday to cast her first vote since being shot Jan. 8.More >> The move to name a room at the Capitol Visitor Center after Gabe Zimmerman will be voted on next week. It was sponsored by Arizona Representative David Schweikert and Florida congresswoman Debbie Schultz.More >> Tucsonan Emma McMahon heads to Washington, D.C. with hopes of being a politician. She was standing in line with little Christina on January 8 to see Rep. Giffords. She says she draws inspiration from the girl who lost her life that day and hopes to honor her memory by running for office.More >> A new federal courthouse in Yuma will be named after a judge killed in the Tucson mass shooting.More >> These photos were taken May 17 at TIRR Memorial Hermann Hospital, the day after the launch of Endeavour and the day before she had her cranioplasty. An aide to wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords says the Arizona congresswoman could be released from her rehabilitation hospital in Houston as early as this month.
Former Tucson Citizen photographer P.K. Weis took the photos.More >>
Daniel Hernandez spoke to the class of 2011 at Sunnyside High School during graduation ceremonies Thursday night.More >> A federal judge ruled Wednesday that accused Arizona Safeway shooter, Jared Loughner, who has been diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia, is not mentally competent to stand trial.
What exactly does that mean?More >>
Some survivors of the January 8 mass shooting are reacting to news that suspect has been found incompetent to stand trial.More >> Eric Fuller was in the courtroom Wednesday as U.S. District Judge Larry Burns issued his ruling. Fuller said he is comfortable with the judge's incompetency decision and wouldn't be bothered if Loughner spends the rest of his life in a mental health facility.More >>
Outburst gets defendant thrown out of court
Three U.S. Marshals grabbed the defendant and escorted him out of the courtroom. Loughner was heard yelling other things but it was not clear what.
Grijalva said she heard him yell "thank you for the freak show," or "thank you for the free kill." Observers in the courtroom weren't sure. His final outburst was either "you're treasonous" or "you're cheating us."More >>
The case will move forward if he's determined to be competent. But if Loughner is found to be incompetent, he would be sent to a federal facility for a maximum of four months to see if he can be restored to competency.More >> The president and CEO of Safeway praised the actions of his employees at the store where Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and 18 others were shot in January.More >> U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has been transferred back to a rehabilitation hospital after surgery to replace part of her skull.More >> A piece of World Trade Center steel is being molded into an angel in the memory of a girl who was born on Sept. 11, 2001, and died in a barrage of gunfire in the Jan. 8 shooting rampage that injured Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.More >> Scott Kelly, brother-in-law of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, spoke about how hard it was to be in space for six months, especially during a horrific time for his family.More >> A local army veteran who was awarded the Purple Heart is giving his medal to Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.More >> Legal experts say a finding that the suspect in the Tucson shooting rampage is mentally competent to stand trial may make it tougher for his lawyers to later persuade a jury to accept an insanity defense.More >> Spring Training games to honor victims of January 8th shooting.
Gabe Zimmerman would have just turned 31 on Friday.More >> PHOENIX (AP) - A federal judge says trial for the man charged with shooting Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and 18 others in Tucson last month should begin no later than Sept. 20. Judge Larry Burns issuedMore >> The continual news that Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is making near a near-miraculous recovery after being shot in the head Jan. 8 has increased talk about her political future.Friends and colleagues of GiffordsMore >> Late Tuesday night, doctors upgraded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords from 'serious' to 'good' condition.More >>
A Headland man was arrested in Dothan and is charged with attempting to entice a child after police say he chased two girls. According to a news release officers responded to the 1300 block of AlexanderMore >> A Headland man was arrested in Dothan and is charged with attempting to entice a child after police say he chased two girls. The man is also believed to be a suspect in a burglary that occurred on July 3.
Israel bombed five mosques, a sports stadium and the home of the late Hamas military chief across the Gaza Strip early Tuesday, a Gaza police official said, as the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state...More >> A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel's main airport, prompting a ban on all flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot...More >> A Pensacola man with a warrant for a homicide in Florida was placed under arrest in Troy, according to the Troy Police Department. According to Lieutenant Bryan Weed, 41-year-old Derrick Ray ThompsonMore >> A man wanted for a homicide in the Florida panhandle was arrested in Troy early Tuesday morning, according to the Troy Police Department.
Alabama's governor and attorney general are reacting to news that a federal appeals court ruled against a portion of President Barack Obama's health care law, commonly referred to as 'Obamacare'.More >> Alabama's governor and attorney general are reacting to news that a federal appeals court ruled against a portion of President Barack Obama's health care law, commonly referred to as 'Obamacare'.More >> Alabama's tax-free weekend for back-to-school clothes and supplies is scheduled for the first weekend in August.More >> Alabama's tax-free weekend for back-to-school clothes and supplies is scheduled for the first weekend in August.More >> Download a printable copy of a statement by Jan. 8 shooting witness Daniel Hernandez.More >> Download a printable copy of this witness statement from Jan. 8, 2011.More >> Download a printable copy of a case narrative by one of the first responders to the Jan. 8 shooting.More >> Download a printable copy of some of the 911 calls from Jan. 8, 2011.More >> Download a printable copy of the search warrant of Jan. 8 gunman, Jared Lee Loughner.More >> Download a printable copy of a statement from Randy Loughner, father of Jan. 8 gunman, Jared Loughner.More >> Download a printable copy of a statement from Jan. 8 shooting victim Susan Hileman.More >> Download a printable copy of a statement by Jan. 8 shooting victim Ron Barber (Part 1 of 2).More >> Download a printable copy of a statement by Jan. 8 shooting victim Ron Barber (Part 2 of 2).More >> Download a printable copy of a statement by Jan. 8 shooting victim Pamela Simon (Part 1 of 2).More >> Download a printable copy of a statement by Jan. 8 shooting victim Pamela Simon.More >> Download a printable copy of a statement by Jan. 8 shooting victim Mavanell Stoddard.More >> Download a printable copy of a statement by Jan. 8 shooting victim Bill Badger.More >> Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and her husband launched a political action committee aimed at curbing gun violence on Tuesday. Here is a link to their website.More >>