BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A local man who was severely beaten in a downtown alley back in July is showing signs of recovery, according to the family's lawyer.
David Traver is reportedly semi-conscious and was even sitting in a chair for a short time yesterday.
Traver was beaten on July 18 in an alley on 20th St. and Eye Street. Five people, including a security guard from Sandrini's, are facing charges in the attack.
Down Syndrome Awareness Walk
Kern County residents also want to raise awareness for people with down syndrome.
Many families participated in MS Walk
Families came together to raise funds and awareness for multiple sclerosis or MS.
Veterinarians offer free pet exams
This weekend's perfect weather gave people reason to visit Oaks Pet Hospital as officials hosted a special clinic for animals.
Red Cross launches Team Firestopper
Another major concern impacting Kern County and the rest of the country are house fires.