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When my cousin was gunned down, I died too

Posted on 12. May, 2017 by .


By Jordan Sheppard, LCA sophomore — Santyone Moore was killed in an ambush shooting in 2015. When he died that day, I did too. Santyone was my cousin, but because of the age difference, he acted more like a father figure. Santyone was in his late 20s when I was in middle school. He would more »

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God rescued her. Now she rescues the young ladies.

Posted on 09. May, 2017 by .


By Kayla Armstrong, LCA junior — Today Mrs. Kathy Payton is the fountain of love and advice for many of the girls at Lighthouse Christian Academy. Maybe the reason why she’s so understanding was she went through some struggles as a young lady. Born in the “Windy City” of Chicago, Mrs. Payton was forced to more »

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She almost aborted him

Posted on 28. Apr, 2017 by .


By Jordan Sheppard, LCA sophomore — Her Aunt Kerris always took little Monica to Santa Monica’s New Shiloh Baptist Church. Even though Aunt Kerris was not wealthy, she always gave 50 cents to her niece to buy something after service from the local store. Things were cheap back in the 70s and 80s, so you more »

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Like Christ on the football field | Saints finish season with a win

Posted on 31. Oct, 2015 by .


Highlight video Like Christ, he hazarded his life to help his buddies win. And the Saints won 54-15 against Concordia High School of Sylmar, their first win of the 2015 season – thanks to a 200-pound senior who was already injured. The Cougars were the first to score. “They were just moving the ball. We more »

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LCA moviemakers nab Hollywood’s attention

Posted on 13. Jul, 2015 by .


By Michael Ashcraft As many have done, Hasset Anteneh. 16, just wanted to write a letter to her younger self. But when her fellow LCA classmate, Eulie Scheel, heard it read in class, her mind visualized a big productions. Today that heart-wrenching letter about self image from a Christian high school in Santa Monica is more »

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