Arts & Culture

‘World class kids in a world class division’: Cesar E. Chavez percussion ensemble to compete in world competition for the first time in school’s history

10.04.2019 / By

The Cesar E. Chavez Indoor Percussion Ensemble headed to Dayton, Ohio Tuesday to compete in the Winter Guard International Championships in Percussion Scholastic World Division — the highest division in the world for high school ensembles.

Nipsey Hussle the Great

08.04.2019 / By

BY JAMES LUCKEY JR.

Publisher/Editor, Observer Group Newspapers of Southern Ca. Inc.

I spent the last 10 years watching Nipsey grow, not just through his music but through the relationships that were built as a result of our weekly local newspaper delivery, in and around South Central Los Angeles.

‘Dreams do come true’: Arvin High color guard team to compete in World Championship Thursday; ranked first in the world

03.04.2019 / By

Ivory Iglesias has spent her last two summers working in the fields and saving every bit of money she can to afford to join Arvin High’s color guard team.