The Bakersfield Mayor's Trophy was awarded to a Frontier High School student Thursday.
Lauren O'Connell, a senior received the award at the Kern High School's District's Promoting Excellence in Athletics and Activities in Kern award ceremony.
In addition to the Mayor's Trophy, the PEAAK program gave awards in dozens of other categories including leadership and best community service project.
Nonprofit helps family displaced by fire
A family of five is still struggling to get back on their feet after a fire destroyed their home earlier this month.
Hosking Ave. Bridge demolition to close SR-99
Bill Cosby at the Fox Theater postponed
The Bill Cosby show scheduled for February 12 at the Fox Theater has been postponed.
One man dead after officer involved shooting
A 34-year-old Hispanic man is dead after an officer involved shooting early Monday morning in the 1100 block of E Street in Wasco.