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Today's Highlights

News Waterfall

  1. Dianne Hardisty

    Bakersfield Californian: Young Republicans endorse candidates in City Council races

  2. Sydney Carolina (Carolyn) Nichols
  3. Amparo Pacheco-Rodriguez
  4. Sammie Jean Reed
  5. Erma Jean Hill
  6. Geneva (Neevers) Irene Marshall Woertz
  7. John Gray Ohanneson
  8. Ruth Louella Leonard 'Louella'
  9. Mark Powell

    @zewing @NickHLozito heh

  10. Zach Ewing

    @NickHLozito fangraphs still has em 95 percent to make the playoffs. Hell, they could still win it all.

  11. Zach Ewing

    RT @BVarsityLive: BCHS volleyball team rallies from 2-game deficit, tops Garces @bellaaboumaa @BCHSSPORTS

  12. Trevor Horn

    BCHS volleyball team rallies from 2-game deficit, tops Garces (Sent from TBC Mobile)

  13. BVarsityLive

    BCHS volleyball team rallies from 2-game deficit, tops Garces @bellaaboumaa @BCHSSPORTS

  14. Zach Ewing's Week 3 previews and predictions
  15. Mark Powell

    “@HiImLiza_: I will forever applaud people who sleep on public transit.” Unless they're driving.

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BVarsity Waterfall

  1. Zach Ewing's Week 3 previews and predictions

    After a couple of overnight road trips the past two weekends and the ordeal of a sick child at home for the past few days, I have neither the time nor the energy to completely corroborate the following statement, but I believe it to be true: In seven years of covering prep football for The Californian, this past week was my first perfect one for predictions in a full regular-season week.

    about 6 hours ago via
  2. Sept. 17 high school roundup

    Volleyball Clovis West d. Liberty, 25-19, 25-16, 25-14 At LHS LHS (7-9): Kills: Slayton 5, McLeod 4, Viveros 4; Assists: Slayton 7, Reynolds 6; Aces: Slayton 3; Digs: Reifel 13, DeMarco 13, McLeod 8.

    about 7 hours ago via
  3. High school cross country: Central Section team rankings

    Boys 1. Madera South 2. Clovis North 3. McFarland 4. Monache 5. Clovis 6. Reedley 7.

    about 7 hours ago via
  4. BCHS volleyball team rallies from 2-game deficit, tops Garces

    When coach Mystie Goodban created the Bakersfield Christian volleyball schedule this season, there were two things she knew.

    about 7 hours ago via
  5. Independence is throwing 'Wiley' this season

    Independence senior quarterback Jordan Wiley has been given the go-ahead to throw at will in the new spread offense that Falcons' coach Sean McKeown implimented for Wiley.

    about 13 hours ago via
  6. Central Section football rankings (expanded), Week 3

    After several weeks of major shifts in the Central Section football rankings, Week 2 was a relatively peaceful one.

    Tuesday at 11:10PM via
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