Academic All-Stars

Academic All-Stars

Seventh grade: Tiaa Bland, West Fresno Middle

Tiaa Bland isn’t one to rest on her laurels. The 13-year-old maintains good grades at West Fresno Middle School and helps mentor younger students as a member of WEB, which stands for Where Everybody Belongs. Her leadership and academic interests have made her an Academic All-Star.

Academic All-Stars

Eighth grade: Rafael Bryant, Computech Middle

Raphael Bryant, an eighth-grader at Computech Middle School in Fresno, has an evident passion for all things to do with acting and drama. He’s been doing forensics for the past two years and acting in plays since fifth grade. He has been honored for academic achievement, and is the eighth-grade Academic All-Star.

Videos

For Eliza Doolittle, the hat makes the lady

The Good Company Players' costume shop finds the right hat for the right accent and mood for the musical, "My Fair Lady."
Craig Kohlruss ckohlruss@fresnobee.com
For Eliza Doolittle, the hat makes the lady 1:39

For Eliza Doolittle, the hat makes the lady

Sweet Potato Project aims to teach skill development to local youth 1:35

Sweet Potato Project aims to teach skill development to local youth

Democratic delegates from Fresno tell why they're in Philadephia 2:43

Democratic delegates from Fresno tell why they're in Philadephia

Plant owner, employees uncertain after devastating Sanger fire 1:33

Plant owner, employees uncertain after devastating Sanger fire