Greyson Barrett stepped up to plate in the bottom of the eighth inning just looking make good contact with the ball and get something started offensively for the Centennial baseball team.
Despite the weather Bakersfield has been experiencing lately, Spring Break, with the promise of sunny, beachy locales, is right around the corner.
An 18-year-old man was arrested Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of firing a gun at a group of people at Jefferson Park, Bakersfield police said.
Hundreds of elementary school students from Kern County schools romped around the Kern County Fairgrounds on Tuesday, climbing into tractors, lassoing dummy horses and learning about farm machinery.
Following a months-long national search, California State University trustees are expected to name a new president for Cal State Bakersfield at a board meeting in Long Beach Wednesday.
Children appear to enjoy petting farm animals and learning about farming at the annual Farm Day In The City held at the Kern County Fair Grounds in Bakersfield. Thousands of children from area elementary schools attend the event every year.
China Palace on California Avenue has been closed after the Kern County Department of Public Health found several violations during an inspection on Friday.
Kern County, facing an unfavorable U.S. District Court order, is about to redraw its political boundaries and hope a Latino justice group will accept the new map.
Sergio Mendez didn’t truly know what wrestling was until he came to Cal State Bakersfield. Matt Williams joined the CSUB wrestling program as a boy and left a man. Five years with most days spent in the John Antonino Sports Complex taught Coleman Hammond to adapt.
A Kern High School District teacher has pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor charge alleging he carried on an inappropriate texting relationship with a 17-year-old student that included asking if she wanted to have sex with him, according to court documents.
On a Friday morning in June, I am driving too fast on a freeway south. My daughter has been in jail since last night. The bail bondsman I call from my car answers on the first ring.
Police arrested a CLC-Tech student Monday who threatened to "shoot everyone" at the school over what police called a bullying incident.
GREAT MILLS, Md. — A teenager wounded a girl and a boy inside his Maryland high school Tuesday before an armed school resource officer was able to intervene, and each of them fired one more round as the shooter was fatally wounded, a sheriff said.
A Bakersfield woman was sentenced to prison Tuesday in the death of her young son, ending a case that began eight years ago when authorities were dispatched to a travel trailer and found the 4-year-old suffering from blunt force trauma to his head and abdomen.
Thank you for your article on the abortion versus freedom of speech issue that was debated before the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ("Abortion, free speech collide in court case," March 18). If passed, this law would force all life-affirming clinics to display signs showing where abortions w…
Californians should be outraged by a recent state auditor’s report showing that counties have failed to spend $2.5 billion in taxpayer money that is intended to help the mentally ill.
Ever take one of those silly personality tests on Facebook? Your friends took the quiz (“What city should you actually live in?” was a popular one), so you followed the link to a website, answered some questions and shared the result: “Paris.” All in good fun within your private social media…