The Kern Environmental Education Program, or Camp KEEP, was developed in time for the 1968-69 school year, fulfilling educators' desire to offer a hands-on earth sciences learning opportunity for the students of Kern County. The Kern County Superintendent of Schools office, working with repr…

Like any other fifteen-year-old, Angelina Cho likes playing video games, participating in clubs at her school and gardening. But unlike other teenagers and high schoolers, she has earned a perfect score on the ACT, or American College Testing. 

The Bakersfield African American Read-In Committee set out to make difference in the community nine years ago and on Sunday continued to spread that message: Reading is the key to success. The committee's primary focus is introducing reading to children early on and keeping that spark alive …