CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 21, 1991 |
Had she chosen the ordinary life of most of her classmates, it's doubtful anyone would remember much about the smiling blonde whose picture appears between Caroline Baeza and Bob Barker on Page 38 in the 1941 Van Nuys High School yearbook. After all, Norma Jeane Baker only attended the school for slightly more than half of her sophomore year--between fall 1941 and spring 1942.
June 6, 2009 |
at Angel Stadium The Division I title game tonight at 7:30 between Huntington Beach Edison and Mission Viejo Capistrano Valley is all about pitching. Edison (23-5) will go with Kurt Heyer, a senior right-hander who has performed well in several big games. Capistrano Valley (25-6) will counter with left-hander Kevin Chambers, who shut out Marina in his last start.
March 22, 2005 |
A student on a remote Indian reservation in Minnesota burst through the metal detector at his high school Monday and shot dead five classmates, a teacher and a security guard before turning the gun on himself, authorities said. Before his rampage at the school, the student shot and killed his grandparents at their home on the Red Lake Indian Reservation, authorities said. His grandfather, Sgt. Daryl Lussier, had served for more than 35 years on the Red Lake police force.
November 2, 2012
Re "A lot new under the hood in high school auto shop," Oct. 28 It's about time we restored auto shop and other "less academic" courses to the high school curriculum. As a former math teacher in the Los Angeles Unified School District, I know that many students are not well served by forcing them into college-prep classes. However, almost everyone can benefit from practical courses such as auto shop. Gail Heinrich Los Angeles ALSO: Letters: Red Car redux Letters: This memorial is fishy Letters: That big open space in Irvine
October 18, 2012 |
The rapper Drake has never lacked for confidence, but his latest feat warrants special congratulations. Ten years after dropping out of high school for his famed role on the Canadian television show "Degrassi: The Next Generation," he finally earned his high school diploma after studying with a private tutor. "97% on my final exam. 88% in the course. One of the greatest feelings in my entire life. As of tonight I have graduated high school!" he tweeted last night . "Thank you to my teacher Kim Janzen for spending the last 5 months working tirelessly with me!
October 16, 2011 |
Rank; Team / Division (Record), Last week, Next game (Previous ranking in parenthesis) 1. SERVITE Pac-5 (5-1); Def. Orange Lutheran, 21-8. Next: vs. JSerra at Cerritos College, Friday (1) 2. WESTLAKE Northern (6-0); Def. Simi Valley, 45-14; Next: at Moorpark, Friday (3) 3. REDLANDS EAST VALLEY Inland (6-0); Def. Miller, 21-13; Next: at Redlands, Friday (4) 4. MISSION VIEJO Pac-5 (5-2); Def. Dana Hills, 48-21; Next: vs. San Clemente, Oct. 28 (5) 5. OAKS CHRISTIAN Northern (4-2)