Remembering the brave

Tami Olivares

November 15, 2002

Filed under Features

Natalie Aranda made sure to tell her children why there was a Veterans Day parade happening Monday. The Bakersfield resident said her children understood that some people have fought and died for the freedom of our country. "It... Read more »

‘Gades won’t play in Potato Bowl

Leanne Cave

November 15, 2002

Filed under Sports

There will be nothing on the line Saturday as the 2002 Bakersfield College Renegades play their last home game of the season against Glendale College at Memorial Stadium at 4 p.m. With an overall record of 3-5, and 1-4 in the... Read more »

Ballistic ‘fingerprints’ may not be answer to shootings

Jennifer Hubbell

November 15, 2002

Filed under Opinion

The recent sniper attacks have embedded a sense of fear into lawmakers and citizens everywhere. ? The newest plea for gun safety is to record the ballistic "fingerprints" embedded in a firearm as they are manufactured and sold.... Read more »

Hearings focus on high book prices

Jennifer Hubbell

November 15, 2002

Filed under Opinion

What is the point of publishing the same book year after year, and changing a few words and then calling it a new edition? ?The point is for publishing companies to make money. ? If students have to buy new textbooks every semester,... Read more »

Measure G: Let’s not break taxpayers’ trust

Demethrasis Blackmon

November 15, 2002

Filed under Opinion

With the passing of Measure G, Bakersfield College and all of the other colleges in the Kern Community College District will share $180 million in bond funds. This money will be used to upgrade aging facilities, build new classrooms... Read more »

Natural Wonders

Mary Lamkin

November 15, 2002

Filed under Features

Q&APaul McCoy of the band 12 Stones

Roger Hornback

November 1, 2002

Filed under Features

If you're an MTV addict like me, you may have seen 12 Stones' first video "Broken" a few months back when it was getting a lot of airplay or you may have heard their single "My Life" on "The Scorpion King" soundtrack. They are... Read more »

Toby Keith unleashed at Centennial Garden

November 1, 2002

Filed under News

Country music superstar Toby Keith came to Bakersfield Sunday night to promote his new album "Unleashed."

Creed rocks Bakersfield

Anissa Segovia

November 1, 2002

Filed under Features

The curtains dropped as purple and blue lights flashed. Many people started to scream and run toward the stage as the band prepared to come out Thursday night at the Centennial Garden. It's now 9:30 p.m. and blue strobe lights... Read more »

Cheerin’ on the ‘Gades

Roger Hornback

November 1, 2002

Filed under News

Campus clubs, floats and even tiny cheerleaders celebrate at BC's 2002 Homecoming game.

Carville shuns media

November 1, 2002

Filed under News

James Carville, a Democratic strategist known for his entertaining and emotional remarks, spoke at a recent fund-raiser for the Kern County Democratic Party at the DoubleTree Hotel. He refused to allow reporters to hear his speech.

Final Sprint

November 1, 2002

Filed under Sports