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Once again, we have three games tonight broadcasted live at Bakersfield.com
Bakersfield at Stockdale - Adam Resendez
Centennial at Liberty - Louis Amestoy and Trevor Horn
Tehachapi at Ridgeview - Zach Ewing and Justin Roberts
You can also tune into the BVarsity Game Night, where Vance Palm will take you around all three games and also check in with our reporters throughout the county. That starts at 7 p.m.
Then, from 11 till midnight, it's BVarsity Postgame, where slap-happy and exhausted reporter, editors and broadcasters go round-table style on all of tonight's happenings and what they mean. You can also feel free to call in at 661-395-7386.
It's all on Bakersfield.com tonight.
Bakersfield police arrested a juvenile corrections officer Thursday who is accused of sexually assaulting a Kern County Juvenile Hall detainee Sept. 30.
The man charged with the murder of 34-year-old Efren Ramon Estrada and dumping his body in a recycling bin told investigators he killed Estrada after confronting him over a perceived threat from a month before, according to court filings.
A gang member convicted of murder and attempted murder in two separate shootings in February 2013 was sentenced Thursday to life without the possibility of parole.
The Kern County District Attorney's Office recently received a grant for $425,889 for the prosecution of crimes related to driving under the influence.
The Puffy Shirt nameplate lottery took place Thursday morning in Rababank Arena where Condors players picked the Seinfield character name they wanted to be for the special night on Nov. 16.
A 47-year-old Shafter man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of molesting two girls.
Former Condors coach Troy Mann is now a U.S. citizen. The Campbellton, New Brunswick native has worked in the U.S under a green card since 2005 and passed his citizenship test on Tuesday. Nice write-up on pennlive.com, incuding some good quips by former Condors assistant coach Ryan Murphy, who now serves in that capacity to Mann in Hershey.
It's one of those lovely weeks of the year when sports intersect. Baseball is ending (probably has ended by the time I'm done writing this), hockey season is young, a new basketball season has just been born.
Kern County scored an important court victory against Chevron USA Inc. this week in a landmark property tax case that had threatened a key source of local government funding.
GARDEN GROWS GOLDEN BELL: The Panama-Buena Vista Union School District will receive a Golden Bell award in large part for a school garden created at Buena Vista Elementary School, the district announced in a news release Tuesday.
Kern County Sheriff's Office deputies are searching for a man suspected of breaking into mailboxes in Lamont and using a stolen ATM card to make withdrawals.
According to stats compiled by MaxPreps, local volleyball players are racking up blocks at a state-high level.