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King/Drew 2015-2016 School Year Conclusion

King/Drew 2015-2016 School Year Conclusion

Atumilara Akignba, Staff Writer

The school year went by in a blink of an eye. So many things have happened this year at King/Drew. The school got a new principal as well as new teachers, students receive...  Read More »

May 25, 2016

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News

Water Contamination in Flint Michigan

Water Contamination in Flint Michigan

Cameron George, Staff Writer

The city of Flint, Michigan has been in the news headlines for two weeks straight. Clean and usable water is a necessity in our daily live; but imagine if the water you use...  Read More »

January 25, 2016

Underage teen smoking a cigarette.

Drug Abuse for High Schoolers Stable in Most Categories

December 16, 2015

Students are back at school and working on finals and projects.

LAUSD Schools Close Down

December 16, 2015

Kobe Bryant
Photo Credit: Mark J. Terrill, (totalsports.com)

Farewell to The Mamba

December 10, 2015

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Sports

Farewell to The Mamba

Farewell to The Mamba

Cameron George, Assistant Director of Senior Memoir

On November 29, 2015, Lakers legend Kobe Bryant announced his retirement on the 'Player's Tribune.' After twenty years in the league, five NBA titles, and a MVP award; the...  Read More »

December 10, 2015

King/Drew Cross Country Team at Finals along with Coach Flores

The Final Run: KD Cross Country Finals

December 7, 2015

Tom Brady, 2014
Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

Tom Brady and the Patriots Back On TOP

October 5, 2015

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Entertainment

The New and Improved Barbies

The New and Improved Barbies

Brent West, Staff Writer

Mattel, the famous toy company, has made the decision to now diversify their dolls in Barbie line. Barbie has always been the face of dolls and now that face, along with ...  Read More »

February 10, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg standing beside a Facebook sign

The Co-founder of Facebook Gives to the World

December 16, 2015

Lucious Lyon and Cookie Lyon, two of the leading roles in Empire. (photo credit: 2015 Fox Empire Show)

Are Empire’s Ratings Decreasing?

November 8, 2015

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Kendrick Lamar: A West Coast Favorite

May 22, 2015

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Opinions

Teens and Stress

Teens and Stress

Karina Garcia, Staff Writer

The adolescent years are rumored to be the best years of our lives. Of course! It is when you experience exciting firsts such as your first kiss, first A+ in math, your first...  Read More »

February 25, 2016

King Drew students and Their Labels

#LoseTheLabel

December 10, 2015

Having sex makes you a "whore;" being African-American makes you a felon; being Hispanic makes you illegal;...  Read More »

Stand with Planned Parenthood logo
Photo-credit: www.plannedparenthoodaction.org

Stand With Planned Parenthood

December 10, 2015

Planned Parenthood is a nonprofit organization that does research as well as gives advice on contraception,...  Read More »

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