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Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 171

This is the grave of Pete Rozelle. Born in South Gate, California in 1926, Rozelle played on the same high school sports teams as Duke Snider in Compton. After a military stint during World War II, Rozelle went to Compton Community College while getting a PR job for the Los Angeles Rams. He got know […]

Orange County high school schedule: Tuesday, Nov. 21

The Orange County high school sports schedule for Tuesday, Nov. 21. BOYS BASKETBALL La Habra vs. Centennial/Compton at Whittier Tournament GIRLS BASKETBALL Edgewood at Whittier Christian, Magnolia at Buena Park, Trabuco Hills at Godinez, St. Show More Summary

'Hip-hop and basketball go hand in hand' at Battle of the Pro-Ams

How does a summer pro-am league follow up a weekend that saw NBA superstars Chris Paul and James Harden show up to compete at a Compton high school? With a sold-out showcase featuring some of the best summer league players along the Pacific coast. The Drew League hosted “Battle of the Pro-Ams:...

Dr Dre Donates $10M To "Compton High School " For A New Arts Center - No Applause / No Judgement Just The Facts

Despite their activism against "Income Inequality In America" we hear many of these same activists voicing PRIDE and LIVING VICARIOUSLY through the WEALTH of 'Popular Black Millionaires" who they HOPE WILL BECOME "BLACK BILLIONAIRES" like Dr Dre, Byron Allen and Jay-Z. Show More Summary

Dr. Dre Pledges $10 Million Donation To Compton High School

Dr. Dre has pledged to donate $10 million toward the construction of a performing arts center being built at Compton High School in 2020. The center that Dre, a native of Compton, California, is investing in will be located in the Compton...Show More Summary

Dr. Dre Putting $10M Back Into Compton

Dr. Dre is putting a lot of money straight into Compton: The rap mogul is giving back to his hometown with a $10 million donation toward a performing arts complex at the new Compton High School, reports the Los Angeles Times. "My goal is to provide kids with the kind...

Netflix Closes World Rights Deal To Olivia Milch Coming-Of-Age High School Comedy ‘Dude’

EXCLUSIVE: Netflix has closed a world rights deal for Dude, the Olivia Milch-directed coming-of-age comedy that stars Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars), Kathryn Prescott (To the Bone), Alexandra Shipp (Straight Outta Compton) and Awkwafina (Neighbors 2). Show More Summary

LaVar Ball temporarily silenced as AAU team gets run off court by Compton squad

8 months agoNews : USAToday: News

The Big Ballers lost 109-57 to the Compton Magic at Orange Lutheran High School.        

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

Under music director Manuel Castaneda, the bands at Centennial High School in Compton regularly win national competitions, and band students go on to enroll in college at a rate of 95 percent.

UPDATE: Former Blazers’ Brandon Roy Shot in Compton After Shielding Children From Gunfire

9 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

Former Portland Trail Blazers all-star and current coach at Nathan Hale High School Brandon Roy is back in Washington recovering after he sustained gunshot wounds after a man opened fire. New details have since emerged stating Roy was reportedly shot in what is believed to be a gang-related shooting, and according to USA TODAY Sports’ Sam Amick […]

JPMorgan ChaseVoice: How A Trip To South Africa Changed The Lives Of These High School Students

It’s a rare chance for anyone to stand on Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for nearly three decades before his release and rise to power in South Africa. It’s even rarer if you’re a kid from Compton, Little Village, or the Bronx.

Manhattan teacher uses diplomacy to create ‘global citizens’

2 years agoNews : NY Daily News

The art of diplomacy is key in Allyson Compton’s social studies class at the High School for Environmental Studies in Manhattan.

Boys' basketball: Compton to honor Bill Armstrong with court dedication on Saturday

Compton High will dedicate its basketball court in honor of former head Coach Bill Armstrong, who guided the school to four CIF titles in the 1960s and 25 league titles. The ceremony is set for Saturday at 2 p.m. in the gym. Armstrong died in 2003 at the age of 85. Several of his former players...

Dominguez High freshman multi-sport standout Sean Harlston stays true to his Compton roots

Weeks before "Straight Outta Compton" became a hit movie last summer, recruiters were going straight into Compton pursuing a 14-year-old sports prodigy, Sean Harlston. An assistant coach from a private high school showed up unannounced one afternoon outside the family duplex in Willowbrook, an...

Fifth Harmony Visits High School in Compton With Urban Fitness 911

Fifth Harmony makes a special visit to talk with students in the Urban Fitness 911 program at King Drew Magnet High School on Monday (March 14) in Compton, Calif. Singers Camila Cabello, Ally Brooke, Normani Kordei, Dinah Jane and Lauren Jauregui stopped by the school to visit with students and answer questions about life, work [...]

'Just Say No' anti-drug campaign helped define Nancy Reagan's legacy

Drugs already had a strong grip in Compton High School when Maple Cornwell became assistant principal in 1983. Crack cocaine was just making its debut. Educators had few tools to fight what would quickly turn into an epidemic. Into this void came the voice of Nancy Reagan, with a message for children...

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