The efforts began around 2008 with the passage of a safety repair bond, and are also being funded by grants-- so the cost of these upgrades will not impact a student's education.
Third fire this week breaks out in Bakersfield
A fire broke out Saturday afternoon near an Elementary School in Central Bakersfield.
Taft News Now: Sheriff stand off in downtown
A Kern County Sheriff deputy stand off is taking place in downtown Taft.
Arson, rape suspect killed near Garces HS
A man accused of raping a woman then setting her house on fire was shot and killed Friday evening. At about 9:45 p.m., Bakersfield police…
Low Kern River forcing business to get creative
For all of us water is life. But for those living and working on the Kern River, it means even more than that.