Kidnapping suspect arrested; pleads not guilty

A suspect has pleaded not guilty against charges of attempting to kidnap a 16-year old Keppel student, police said Thursday. 22-year old Saul Villa Jr. was arrested on December 5 due to suspicion of attempted kidnapping and possession of a…
Orchestra performs flash mob at Atlantic Times Square

Video Courtesy of Erica Yu On Friday, November 20, Mark Keppel’s orchestra performed a flash mob at Atlantic Times Square to promote their winter concert. Their short performance of the song “Jesu: Joy of Man’s Desiring” started with a single student, senior…
Band and color guard perform at 33rd annual Tri-City Field Show

Keppel’s band and color guard performed in the 33rd annual Tri-City Field Show on Wednesday, November 18 from 7-9 p.m. at the San Gabriel High School football field. According to band director Dr. Bartlett, Tri-City is a tradition of “friendly…
Senior Sophia Song accepts basketball scholarship to UC Davis

Senior Sophia Song, the girls varsity basketball captain , committed to playing basketball for UC Davis on November 18 after officially signing her National Letter of Intent, a document used to indicate a student athlete’s commitment to participating National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)…
The Darker Side of Black Friday

Money can’t buy happiness but, let’s face it, Americans love to shop. No other time of the year best exemplifies American consumer culture than Black Friday. According to the National Retail Federation, 92.1 million Americans went shopping in retail stores…
Boys water polo plays first round of CIF

The boys varsity water polo made it to the first round of CIF, after narrowly missing CIF qualifications last year. Although they lost their game on Tuesday against Estancia High School with a score of 7-19, the team was grateful…
Girls tennis places second in league; win 2nd round of CIF

Keppel’s girls varsity tennis won, 144, against Bishop Montgomery High School, while away on November 4. The Lady Aztecs also took the win on October 27, 10-8, continuing their streak with the game against San Gabriel. The girls made it…