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.
Love For Thanksgiving feeds over 64,000 people
Love for Thanksgiving is the largest single feeding event in Kern County, and many would say it is one of the largest in the country.
Mission expected to feed nearly 500 people today
Volunteers with the Mission at Kern County are prepping to feed nearly 500 people this Thanksgiving.
Retail stores prepare for holiday shoppers
Black Friday and Thanksgiving are about to collide head on as most stores plan to kick-off holiday sales early by opening their doors on…
Monitoring speeding near dance studio
Police monitored drivers passing through what some say is a hot spot for speeding downtown Bakersfield.