News > Art

BlackExcellence: 11-Year-Old Academic Standout Dionn Megginson Starts High School

29 days ago   |   By

Dionn Megginson hasn't even reached her teenage years yet and the academic standout has already started high school, Because of Them We Can reported.
She's only 11-years-old, but she just finished her first day of high school. PS. She already knows what college she wants to attend... it's an HBCU
- becauseofthemwecan August 14, 2019
The 11-year-old-who hails from Texas-recently started her freshman year at the Early College Academy. The institution-which was launched for the 2019-2020 school year-was created to help students make a smooth transition into postsecondary school. College...
Read more ...

 

Mother of missing Indiana teen found in Arkansas accuses stalker of kidnapping, dyeing her hair

29 days ago   |   By

Madison Eddlemon was found safe in Arkansas Sunday after she was reported missing from Crown Point, Indiana. Police confirmed the 16-year-old's accused stalker is in custody.
Read more ...

 

Missing 8-year-old Granite Bay boy found safe

Missing 8-year-old Granite Bay boy found safe

29 days ago   |   By

The Placer County Sheriff's Office is looking for an 8-year-old boy who was reported missing in the Granite Bay area Sunday.
Read more ...

 

How one aspiring Eagle Scout from Rocklin is helping students stay focused

How one aspiring Eagle Scout from Rocklin is helping students stay focused

29 days ago   |   By

A 14-year-old Boy Scout from Rocklin is on a mission to complete his Eagle Scout project.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Art      Good News      Newsletter      Black Scholars      Education      HBCU      Spelman College      Texas      Crown Point      Missing girl      Amber alert  


Giants bench Eli Manning, name new starting QB

Giants bench Eli Manning, name new starting QB

The quarterback who foiled the New England Patriots in two Super Bowls is being benched. Read more ...

Legendary journalist Cokie Roberts dies at age 75

Legendary journalist Cokie Roberts dies at age 75

The 75-year-old died from complications of breast cancer, her family said in a statement. Read more ...

This swim just broke a world record

This swim just broke a world record

Sarah Thomas, a breast cancer survivor, has broken a world-record by swimming the English Channel four times non-stop, in just over 54 hours. Read more ...

General Mills recalls Gold Medal flour for possible E. coli contamination

General Mills recalls Gold Medal flour for possible E. coli contamination

Gold Medal Unbleached Flour 5lb bag Making cookies with Gold Medal flour this week? It may be best to check the date before you bake. On Monday, General Mills announced a... Read more ...

Police investigating after person found shot on arroyo bike path

Police investigating after person found shot on arroyo bike path

A man was transported to a hospital after an early morning shooting Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek reveals setback in cancer battle

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek reveals setback in cancer battle

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek said Tuesday that he is undergoing another round of chemotherapy. Read more ...

This Is the Moment That Decides the Future of the Middle East

This Is the Moment That Decides the Future of the Middle East

If the United States is done fighting for Saudi Arabia's oil, it's done fighting for the entire region. Read more ...

Cornell will start giving full scholarships to medical students who qualify...

Cornell will start giving full scholarships to medical students who qualify for financial aid

More than half of the program's medical students received need-based scholarships to cover the cost of attendance, which is about $90,000 per year. Read more ...

'It is time to stop vaping': California man dies in 7th vaping-related illness

'It is time to stop vaping': California man dies in 7th vaping-related illness

The CDC says it has identified 380 cases of lung illness associated with the use of e-cigarettes. Read more ...

10-year-old girl who contracted a brain-eating amoeba while swimming has died

10-year-old girl who contracted a brain-eating amoeba while swimming has died

"Lily was an incredible person and friend to all." Read more ...