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A DUI checkpoint will be held Saturday in the Bakersfield area in an effort to help prevent DUI-related crashes.
Sean McKeown has stepped down as the head football coach at Independence and accepted a teaching position at Bakersfield High and will become an assistant coach for the Drillers.
As a result of a bench-clearing fight between the East and West boys basketball teams during the South Yosemite League opener Wednesday night at East High, both teams are forced to foreit the next game for each.
A single-car accident Wednesday afternoon on Highway 46 seriously injured the driver and forced the closure of the road for about 90 minutes.
I tried my best to ignore this nickname, but Condors broadcaster Ryan Holt just won’t let it go.
Tehachapi beat Independence in a wild 78-67 win over Indepedence in the South Yosemite League boys basketball opener. Jonny Saavedra led the Warriors with 28 and Isaiah Johnson had 26.
GOOD KNIGHTS: Isaac Bowers, 14, plays football every day. He's been playing the sport for seven years and earning straight A's in the meantime.
During the non-league slate of the schedule this winter, the South Yosemite League proved to be no second-fiddle to the Southwest Yosemite League this season in boys basketball. Ridgeview, West and Tehachapi all posted quality wins over larger programs and showed all three have a chance to make deep runs in the Central Section playoffs.
A man entered an unlocked residence Tuesday morning and spoke to a female inside as if they knew each other, placing his arms around her waist.
A motorist died Tuesday evening after crossing over a raised center median on Weedpatch Highway and colliding head-on with a big rig.
Mallory Dawson led Centennial with 17 points as the Golden Hawks open up Southwest Yosemite League action with 55-33 win over Stockdale.
A local demonstration project announced Tuesday would treat up to 136,500 gallons per day of oil field wastewater for reuse in agriculture and steam-based well stimulation.
Note: We will have league previews of South Yosemite League and Southeast Yosemite League tomorrow.