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Kendrick Lamar And Fiancee Welcome Daughter  AllHipHop

There's a new little K. Dot on the block! Congrats to Whitney and Kendrick!

Kendrick Lamar and Dr. Dre's High School Has One of Best Music Programs in the Country  L.A. Weekly

Under music director Manuel Castaneda, the bands at Centennial High School in Compton regularly win national competitions, and band students go on to ...

Bomb threat made at Centennial High School in Compton  KABC-TV

COMPTON, Calif. (KABC) -- Centennial High School in Compton was closed Thursday morning while authorities investigated a bomb threat. Sheriff's officials ...

Female HS football player from Compton selected for all-star game  KABC-TV

A girl who plays offensive guard for a Compton high school's football team is also class president and has been selected for an all-star game next month.

Long Beach high school football: Compton Centennial Apaches  Long Beach Press Telegram

It was a coaching hire that was a quarter century in the making. Looking through his old reference letters, Joe Rayford realized he'd been pursuing the head ...

UCI awarded $5.4 million grant to prepare Compton students for college access and success  UCI News

Irvine, Calif., Nov. 15, 2018 — The University of California, Irvine has been awarded a $5.4 million Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate ...

Kendrick Lamar Might Have The Best Love Story In The Entire Music Industry  Refinery29

And the story is really, really sweet. Theirs might be the best love story in the music industry.

School Shootings List in Twenty Years Since Columbine: 240 and Counting  Westword

Twenty years ago tomorrow, on April 20, 1999, two seniors at Columbine High School killed twelve students and a teacher before taking their own lives in an ...

Court overturns conviction in 1997 killing of high school student  Los Angeles Times

A man convicted of murder 17 years ago in the gang-related slaying of a girl riding a bus home from school must either be retried or released, a federal appeals ...

Cronin Adds Former UCLA Basketball Player Rod Palmer to Bruins’ Staff  Bruins Nation

Palmer has spent the last 12 years as an assistant at Long Beach State and San Diego State.

Six decades of togetherness

VICTORVILLE — It didn't take long for Hosie Thomas to forget about his girlfriend once he saw his future wife for the first time."He was smitten," said his daughter ...

Review: The L.A. Phil and CicLAvia brought the city together for a game-changing street party  Los Angeles Times

The LA Phil goes all out with a day-long, eight-mile musical street fair extravaganza involving 1800(!) performers and concluding with a free evening Hollywood ...

This burger joint, started by a black woman, tells the true story of Compton  Los Angeles Times

It took Nathan Muhammad, 11, three drafts to get his speech on the history of Compton just right.

CDU and Compton Unified School District Celebrate the Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding  Lasentinel

The signers were Mr. Darin Brawley, Superintendent, Compton Unified School District, and Ms. Satra D. Zurita, President, Board of Trustees (CUSD) with Dr.

Straight Outta Compton is a classic album – but did it help or harm 'Hub City'?  The Guardian

NWA's seminal album was released 30 years ago this month. We take a closer look at the complex Los Angeles County locale that inspired it.

How Grammy-nominated hip-hop storyteller Kendrick Lamar describes hometown Compton  Los Angeles Times

Kendrick Lamar is devoted to chronicling hometown Compton. Here are some of the songs that are signposts.

Here Are The Best Sophomore Girls Returners In XC  MileSplit

Up next in our compiling of best XC returners are the sophomore girls.

Compton teachers play hooky to protest slow-moving negotiations  89.3 KPCC

A significant number of teachers at four Compton Unified schools have called in sick in an apparent show of frustration with the progress of labor contract talks ...

Coach Gerald Pickens honored  Compton Herald

Coach Gerald Pickens received due recognition and distinction for his unparalleled contributions to youth and baseball for more than two decades in Compton.

Kendrick Lamar, the pride of Compton, receives key to the city today  Los Angeles Times

The city of Compton plans to honor rapper Kendrick Lamar on Saturday by presenting him the key to the city.

How a city reckons with its 'Straight Outta Compton' roots  PBS NewsHour

N.W.A.'s seminal album “Straight outta Compton” painted the Los Angeles area city as a hotbed for gang banging and drug dealing. But long after its 1988 debut ...

Compton is more than 'gangs' and 'ghetto': Maybe Kendrick Lamar's Pulitzer can help these students show it

Compton high schoolers say rapper Kendrick Lamar's Pulitzer is encouraging others in his home community to strive for success.

Kung Fu Kenny, King Kunta, K-Dot. Whatever you call him, Kendrick Lamar is a Pulitzer Prize winner  Los Angeles Times

Kendrick Lamar won the music Pulitzer for "Damn," an album that documents South L.A. black life with wildly accomplished beats and verses. He is the first ...

Near-perfect scholar-athlete makes history  Compton Herald

Centennial High Apache Eriana Pula is the first female player to participate in the Plays and Grades California All-Star Football Classic.

THE GRADE: Panama-Buena Vista names school for revered educator  The Bakersfield Californian

In Jennifer Scott's classroom at Compton Junior High, there's a cacophony of technology. Google spreadsheets, docs, slides, maps and search browsers ...

Mobley leads Rancho Christian basketball in Battle Zone  Press-Enterprise

CORONA — Good defense turned into fast-paced offense for Rancho Christian, and Evan Mobley was in the middle of it all. Rancho Christian held Rancho ...

A High School Senior's Kendrick Lamar Portrait Will Hang In The US Capitol For One Year  Live for Live Music

Colorado high school student Tiona Cordova's Kendrick Lamar portrait was named one of the winners of this year's Congressional Art Competition.

Kobe Bryant Challenges Isaiah Thomas, Richard Sherman, Kendrick Lamar  Elite Sports NY

Hey Isaiah Thomas, Richard Sherman and Kendrick Lamar—Kobe Bryant has put you all on notice. Will you rise to his challenges?

Former BC, Centennial star will be inducted into JUCO Hall of Fame  The Bakersfield Californian

Brandon Kurtz, a local Centennial High School and Bakersfield College standout, will be recognized as one of California's finest junior college athletes ever on ...

» Q&A: Arron Afflalo on Kendrick Lamar, His Compton Roots, and the Magic's Surprising Season  Grantland

When Kendrick Lamar dropped Good Kid, m.A.A.d City on October 22, 2012, one song immediately jumped out at basketball fans, bloggers, and NBA players: ...

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

'Enjoy the job': Veteran teachers give their best advice to first-year instructors  The Bakersfield Californian

New teachers have a lot to fret about: How will I manage my classroom? Will my students like me? What happens if I get some out-of-control students? We asked ...

Pick an eatery miles away and run to it. Is there any better way to explore all the corners of L.A.?  Los Angeles Times

What began as a lark ended up turning into a singular way of exploring the far-flung corners and eateries of Los Angeles.

Chino Hills’ Andre Ball hoping to strong finish to injury-marred career  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

CHINO HILLS — Chino Hills High basketball standout Andre Ball is looking at his last few high school games as an audition — one for local college coaches ...

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Kendrick Lamar Wiki: New Album, Net Worth, Fiancée & Facts to Know  Earn The Necklace

Lamar's new album is already spiking great interest in fans! We've got all you need to know about the rapper here.

Luis Alejo, March 20: The voting rights gladiator who changed California politics forever  Register Pajaronian

(Civil rights attorneys Joaquin Avila (right) and Robert Rubin after successful oral arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court on Nov. 2, 1998. Contributed photo).

High School Research Teachers Conference  Science News for Students

On September 27-29, 2019, the Society for Science & the Public (the Society) will welcome 200 science research teachers at all levels of experience to gather in ...

Kobe Bryant Challenges Isaiah Thomas to Make 1st-Team All-NBA After Cavs Trade  Bleacher Report

Former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant issued a challenge to Isaiah Thomas on Instagram Thursday following his trade to the Cleveland Cavaliers: " I challenge you ...

Parkland to Columbine School Shootings List  Westword

Reporters and anchors covering yesterday's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, frequently mentioned the disturbing ...

4 Temecula Students Named Among Countys 10 Brightest

Temecula, CA - Great Oak High School's Alison Long, Marianne Dang and Jae Shin, and Chaparral High School's Yuzhu (Emma) Mei, were named to Riverside ...

Chino Hills’ Onyeka Okongwu doesn’t shrink from spotlight  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

CHINO HILLS >> Basketball standout Onyeka Okongwu has been turning heads since the day he started his first game as a freshman at Chino Hills High School ...

In Case You Missed It: Dissect Podcast Goes Deep Into Rap  Forbes Now

Cole Cuchna created Dissect Podcast to analyze hip-hop and rap with the same consideration typically reserved for classical music.

Arizona Football: Commit Quarterback Khalil Tate is a Scoring Machine  Zona Zealots

Arizona football: People talk about Khalil Tate and ponder if he will play quarterback at Arizona. Talk to Tate, there's no question!

Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.

Who am I? Name that Cardinal  Redbird Rants

The 2012 St. Louis Cardinals are not the Running Redbirds of the 1980's. But they are definitely swiping bases on a more regular basis than they have a...

All You Need to Know About: Kendrick Lamar in Vancouver

Lauded by figures from Barack Obama to Prince, Kendrick Lamar is everyone's darling. A rare breed of musician, the rapper is many things to many people—an ...

Cal State Students Demand Justice for Josiah and Some Describe Humboldt County as a Violently Racist Community to KQED  Redheaded Blackbelt

“A year and a half ago, a 19-year-old African American student at Humboldt State was stabbed to death at an off-campus party,” began KQED's story on the radio ...

Larry Allen headed for the Pro Football Hall of Fame  Napa Valley Register

DANVILLE — Larry Allen's journey to the Pro Football Hall of Fame can be traced back to Compton, Calif.

TVUSD Receives 3 Model of Academic Excellence Awards

Temecula, CA - The Temecula Valley Unified School District, Erle Stanley Gardner Middle School and Ysabel Barnett Elementary were recognized during the ...

Vista Murrieta Student Named to All-County Academic Team

Murrieta, CA - Roger William Ibarra, a senior at Vista Murrieta High School, was among 10 students named to the All-County Adademic Team in a ceremony ...

Kobe Bryant is issuing Mamba Mentality challenges on Twitter  FanSided

Kobe Bryant took to Twitter on Thursday to issue some Mamba Mentality challenges out to various people in sports and entertainment.

98 ARCHIVES  Modoc County Record

Schools are back in session and children of all ages will once again be walking to and from their bus stops and schools. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) ...

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