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PHOTO GALLERY: Shafter High School graduation 2019 | Photo Galleries  The Bakersfield Californian

Shafter High School graduated 367 students on Wednesday at the school's football stadium. The students, families and teachers celebrated 91 years of "pride ...

BC's Early College program to start at Shafter High  The Bakersfield Californian

Students at Shafter High School have the opportunity to get an early start on their college degrees or certificates through a new partnership with Bakersfield ...

Shafter High student dies after crash in Shafter  KERO 23ABC News

KCSO has released the identity of a teenager that died after a crash in Shafter. The crash happened on October 29 around 3:30 p.m. 16-year-old Jair Ignacio ...

A Grand General  KGET 17

As the school year comes to an end, Shafter High School celebrates 91 years of pride and tradition. One teacher on campus has taught for more than half of the ...

Shafter High School graduate overcomes adversity  KERO 23ABC News

The road leading up to Andrea Meza's high school graduation was not an easy one. She was bullied when she first moved to Shafter from Mexico in sixth grade.

Shafter High locked down after reports of police pursuit  KERO 23ABC News

UPDATE (8:45 a.m.): The lock down at Shafter High has been lifted.

Great sportsmanship on display between rivals Wasco and Shafter  KGET 17

Rivals Wasco and Shafter faced off on the court, but the biggest moment came towards the end of the game in a blowout. Wasco ended up winning the game ...

Thespians, athletes, scholars honored at annual PEAAK Awards  The Bakersfield Californian

The Kern High School District's annual PEAAK Awards were the hottest ticket in town Wednesday, giving some of Hollywood's most prestigious award shows a ...

Bakersfield, McFarland instructors selected as Kern County Teachers of the Year  The Bakersfield Californian

Students from Juliet Thorner Elementary School and Browning Road STEAM Academy are going to have to buy several shiny red apples because teachers from ...

Local News KERN BACK IN BUSINESS: Growing Shafter's jobs Scott Sheahen 8:22 AM, Oct 29  KERO 23ABC News

Shafter recently celebrated its first centennial. Founded in 1913 the 19,000 person city has its roots in oil and agricultural. As Shafter moves deeper into its ...

Kern County is ready for Fourth (and third) of July  The Bakersfield Californian

It's still June for a few more days, but July is already making its presence known. Fireworks stands are popping up around town and it's time to plan those Fourth.

Shafter 2019 grads  The Bakersfield Californian

Felipe Gutierrez, left, and Andres Denis hug at the Shafter High School graduation. They were a part of a graduating class of 367 that celebrated "91 years of ...

KHSD superintendent recognizes 118 top students  The Bakersfield Californian

The Kern High School District honored 118 students with the highest grade point average from the class of 2019 Thursday during the Superintendent's First In ...

Fourth of July events happening around the county  KERO 23ABC News

Independence Day is now just four days away and if you haven't decided on yet on your Fourth of July plans here's a look at some events happening around the ...

Wrestling: Righetti wins CIF Central Section championship | High School  Santa Maria Times

SHAFTER — The Warriors have claimed their first CIF Central Section title.

2019 firework shows in Kern County  KGET 17

Kern County Raceway: All-American Saturday Night When: June 29, 2019 Time: Gates open at 4:30 and racing starts at 7 p.m. Where: Interstate 5 and Enos ...

DELANO RAMBLINGS: BC's Guzman lays out five-year vision  The Bakersfield Californian

Abel Guzman is the Executive Director-Rural Initiatives leader of the Bakersfield College Delano campus.

ICYMI: See hundreds of high school graduation photos from across greater Bakersfield  The Bakersfield Californian

It's a grand time for celebration as high school seniors become graduates. Check out our extensive photo galleries — you may just find your friends and loved ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Wasco High School graduation 2019 | Photo Galleries  The Bakersfield Californian

Wasco High School graduated 335 students on Thursday at the high school's football stadium. Proud parents and family showed up in force and wearing their ...

Local high schools to hold graduation ceremonies  KGET 17

Local high schoolers will begin the next phases of their lives when they graduate beginning this week. Seniors from Garces Memorial High School will be first ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Ridgeview High School graduation 2019 | Multimedia  The Bakersfield Californian

Ridgeview High School graduated 623 students on Wednesday at the school's football field. It is one of the school's largest graduating classes, according to ...

PHOTO GALLERY: North High School graduation 2019 | Photo Galleries  The Bakersfield Californian

North High school graduated 376 students on May 30 at Rabobank Arena. This was the first North High graduation ceremony to be held at the arena.

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Centennial High School mock trial team wins local competition, heads to state  The Bakersfield Californian

Competing against 19 other local schools, Centennial High School's team won the 2019 Kern County Mock Trial Super Saturday event this weekend. The team ...

Kern High School District trustees choose new boundaries for five high schools  The Bakersfield Californian

Kern High School District Trustees voted Monday to change the boundaries of five northwest Bakersfield high schools, sending Centennial High School students ...

RFK advances to Division V championship with blowout win over Caruthers  The Bakersfield Californian

On Friday night, the Kennedy Thunderbird Football Team loaded a charter bus to travel to Caruthers to take on the 12-0 Blue Raiders in the semifinals of the ...

Shafter soldier killed in combat honored with naming of portion of Highway 43 after him  KGET 17

New signs are up along Highway 43 to honor a Shafter High School graduate who was killed in action while fighting in Iraq. Army Staff Sgt. Ricky Barraza was ...

Shafter High School hosts Geek Streak 5k  The Bakersfield Californian

Shafter High School will be hosting its second annual GEEK Streak 5K Run on Jan. 23.

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Pierucci ready to bring alma mater back to prominance  The Bakersfield Californian

The last two years for Jerald Pierucci were not ideal, but they did clear the way for the 1994 Shafter graduate to return to his alma mater.

David Anderson Obituary - Bakersfield, CA | Bakersfield Californian

DAVID ANDERSON November 22, 1929 - April 6, 2019 Surrounded by family, David Anderson died at the Hoffmann Hospice House on Saturday, April 6 in ...

From Guam to Princeton: Foothill senior has eyes set on Ivy League after life's long journey  The Bakersfield Californian

Finding out whether or not one has been accepted to a university is a momentous occasion, especially if it is a "dream school."

KHSD students recognized for achievements at PEAAK Awards  The Bakersfield Californian

Select county high school students were given the Oscars treatment on Wednesday for their hard work this school year.

PETE TITTL: The Shafter mom-and-pop stop with killer shakes  The Bakersfield Californian

Reader Basil Zervis recently tipped me off to two humble north Kern eateries that draw crowds of Shafter's discerning diners already. Will Bakersfield residents ...

California Grape Growers Award Scholarships  California Ag Today

California's table grape growers recently awarded scholarships to seven students in grape growing regions of the state. All recipients will be attending California ...

Kern High School District releases 2016 graduation schedule  Bakersfield Now

With graduation season approaching, the Kern High School District has released a commencement schedule.They are as follows:Arvin High School: Friday, ...

BPD says social media threat about school shooting is believed to be a hoax  KERO 23ABC News

A social media post threatening a shooting at "SHS" is making the rounds on social media.

Where to celebrate the 4th of July and watch fireworks in Kern County  KERO 23ABC News

Celebrate the Fourth of July right here in Kern County! **If you know of any other events, send them our way!** BAKERSFIELD: An All American Saturday Night ...

Local high school graduations begin this week, continue through early June  The Bakersfield Californian

Expect plenty of tears, hugs and smiles on the part of both students and parents the next few weeks as high school graduations are celebrated throughout Kern ...

Breaks don’t fall Shafter’s way in semifinals loss to Firebaugh  The Bakersfield Californian

SHAFTER — Some nights the ball just doesn't bounce a team's way.

Shafter has festival down to a fine art  The Bakersfield Californian

The arts descend again on Shafter this spring with the annual Colours Festival, which kicks off Thursday.

Jesse Cooper Obituary - Bakersfield, CA | Bakersfield Californian

JESSE GEORGE COOPER September 21, 1929 - April 21 2019 Jesse "George" Cooper, age 89, passed away quietly with family at his side Sunday morning, ...

LIST: Free summer meals for kids in Kern County  KGET 17

Several school districts are taking part in offering free meals to children when classes are not in session. Kern High School District The Kern High School District ...

Assistant principal arrested for DUI, second alcohol related arrest in two years  Bakersfield Now

A recently named assistant principal at Foothill High School finds himself on the wrong side of the law. According to Kern County Superior Court records, Octavio ...

Lucas Lucero steps down as Independence football coach  The Bakersfield Californian

All things considered, Lucas Lucero had a solid three-year run as head football coach at Independence High School.

A Fresno State fan was so excited for the ‘Dogs bowl win, he broke his leg  KGET 17

A Fresno State fan is leaving the Las Vegas Bowl game a cheerful fan, but he is also coming home with a broken leg.

BC Strength and Conditioning Coach Zack Peters excited for 2018 season  KGET 17

Shafter High School graduate Zack Peters is in his third year as the head of Strength and Conditioning at Bakersfield College.

Arts alive at Shafter Colours Festival  The Bakersfield Californian

Shafter Colours Festival kicks off this week but organizers want you to know there's more in store. The community's growing arts scene will not be contained to ...

PEAAK Awards highlight student involvement; list of winners  KGET 17

Last night was dedicated to honoring students in the Kern High School District who stand out from the rest. The district held its 8th annual P.E.A.A.K. Awards ...

Celebrating high school graduates! Check out our online photo galleries  The Bakersfield Californian

Thousands of Kern County high school seniors are graduating this week. The Californian has been at these ceremonies to capture lots of special moments.

PHOTO GALLERY: Mira Monte High School graduation 2018 | Multimedia  The Bakersfield Californian

Mira Monte High School graduated 530 students on May 30 on the Mira Monte football field. The school's 10th graduating class was just short of last year's total ...

TBC EXCLUSIVE: Emails reveal disagreement, insensitivity over tasing of BHS student  The Bakersfield Californian

When 17-year-old Bakersfield High School student Tyson Reed was taken to the ground by a Kern High School District police officer and tased twice in 2015 ...

List: Fourth of July events around Kern County  Bakersfield Now

Folks around Kern County are gearing up for the Fourth of July.The Bakersfield Fire Department reminds people to practice safety and use only legal fireworks at ...

Bakersfield woman wins big at Eagle Mountain Casino  KGET 17

The new year is off to a great start for one lucky Eagle Mountain Casino guest. A Bakersfield woman took home a whopping $560000 on Monday. She was ...

Bakersfield, Delano teachers take home Teacher of the Year awards  The Bakersfield Californian

Two Kern County teachers — one from Bakersfield and the other from Delano — have been chosen as winners of the Kern County Superintendent of Schools' ...

Wasco Union High celebrates 100 years  The Bakersfield Californian

Wasco Union High School, which turned 100 years old this year, is a far cry from the campus it was when it was established in 1915.

Ex-NFL player killed by deputy in Bakersfield  San Jose Mercury News

BAKERSFIELD — Life in Bakersfield after a brief NFL stint had not been kind to running back David Lee “Deacon” Turner. After at least two dozen run-ins with ...

California Table Grape Commission Announces Award Scholarships  And Now U Know

FRESNO, CA - In an effort to bolster the future of potential young produce people, the California Table Grape Commission is once again awarding scholarships ...

Tools of the trade  The Bakersfield Californian

As the 90-degree weather crept over Shafter before 10 a.m. on a recent summer day, Eli Espericueta wiped sweat off his forehead as he looked out into 160 ...

Welcome Home: Gossamer Grove | Bakersfield Life |  The Bakersfield Californian

Shafter's long history with aviation is being celebrated with its first master-planned community: the Gossamer Grove development by Lennar Homes.

Grape growers commission awards more than $100,000 in scholarships to local students  KGET 17

The California Table Grape Commission awarded more than $100000 in college scholarships to local high school students and graduates.

Fourth of July in Kern County: Where to see fireworks  KGET 17

Bakersfield: 4th of July Celebration at Spectrum Amphitheatre Wednesday, July 4 Music by Mento Buru at 7 p.m. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. Spectrum Amphitheatre ...

North High legend Eliades dies at 93  The Bakersfield Californian

Anyone compiling a list of North High School's most influential people would put Jordan “Turk” Eliades in the top spot.

Celebrate the Fourth of July with Beale Park Band and more  The Bakersfield Californian

When the Fourth of July falls on a Wednesday like it does this year, the holiday fun starts over an unofficial long weekend, even if you do still have to.

CESAREO GARASA: Workshop jazzed about new digs at Temblor  The Bakersfield Californian

Like a pack of funky nomads, the Bakersfield Jazz Workshop has managed to go from venue to venue while keeping it's "all about the jazz" mantra alive and ...

Go Fourth and celebrate: Kern's fireworks displays are here ...  The Bakersfield Californian

With the Fourth of July just around the corner, it's time to start making plans for how you'll celebrate America's independence.

Pesticide use near schools triggers a push for statewide regulations  Los Angeles Times

Rio Mesa High School sits just outside the strawberry growing hub of Oxnard and is surrounded by vast fields of the juicy red fruit.

Petroleum Club offers fantastic view of fireworks while other Fourth of July events stick to tradition  The Bakersfield Californian

Whether it's watching fireworks or resting a spell in a lawn chair waiting for the steaks to come off the grill, the Fourth of July is typically an outdoor holiday.

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