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.
Merle's boxcar moved one year ago
Last July the late country music star joined his sister Lillian in watching the boxcar moved from Oildale to Pioneer Village in Central Bakersfield.
3 grape farm workers dead, possibly from heat
According the United Farm Workers, three women have died this week, possibly due to the heat. All of the women were grape farm workers.
Two dogs saved, two killed by house fire
Kern County Fire Department was able to save two dogs from a house fire in Bodfish on Wednesday. However, the fire also claimed the life of…
Brush fire burning in Kern River bed near CSUB
Emergency crews are headed to reports of a fire in the Kern River bed near Allen Road.