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Students from Foothill High School eat their lunch. The school will be one of 14 schools in the Kern High School District that will provide free meals to students and community children over the summer.

Kern High School District is launching the 2019 Seamless Summer Breakfast and Lunch Program by providing free meals to students and community children 18 years or younger.

Beginning June 3, the meals will be provided at: Arvin, Bakersfield, East Bakersfield, Foothill, Golden Valley, Highland, Independence, Kern Valley, Mira Monte, North, Ridgeview, Shafter, South and West high schools.

The program runs through July 12.

More information is available at www.KernHigh.org.

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2019......Kern County was the top agricultural county last year, based on sales of ag goods that totaled more than $7.25 billion....yeah folks in Bako shouldn't be going hungry

Inconvenient Truth

So, schools are both feeding and indoctrinating children.
All they need now is to provide them some clothes and find them a place to sleep and parents will be completely obsolete.


Feeding children nutritious meals shouldn't be a controversial/political issue. We should feed the children. If you want to complain about feeding adults, then go for it.


"Womb to the Tomb".....


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