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The new Kern Family Justice Center aims to help victims

The new Kern Family Justice Center aims to help victims

January 28, 2018

The Kern Family Justice Center has now opened a center here in Bakersfield, and victims of domestic violence and sexual assault are their priority. The...

Chelsey Williams plays in Bakersfield

Chelsey Williams plays in Bakersfield

November 1, 2017

Chelsea Williams, who’s a singer songwriter, had a concert on Oct. 20 at the Temblor Brewing Company in Bakersfield where she performed songs from her...

Delemate Residence hosts CASA fundraiser

Delemate Residence hosts CASA fundraiser

October 19, 2017

Couples for CASA, which took place on Oct. 7 at the Delemater Residence in Bakersfield, helped raise funds for CASA of Kern County and celebrated community...

Hamlet starts off the annual Shakespeare Festival

Hamlet starts off the annual Shakespeare Festival

October 4, 2017

“To be or not to be,” that was the main question on the opening day of “Hamlet” on Sept 29. The play revolved around two important themes: revenge...

Kern County Museum holds Village Fest to celebrate local restaurants

Kern County Museum holds Village Fest to celebrate local restaurants

Jenny Brito, Reporter

September 20, 2017

Filed under Features

The Kern County Museum opened its doors for the yearly Bakersfield Village Fest. The event drew approximately 5,000 people who enjoyed a night full of...

Mentalist bends metal with his mind

Mentalist bends metal with his mind

September 7, 2017

Bakersfield College welcomed students back for the fall semester with another edition of Mind Surfin’, a mentalist show. The performance, which took...

Renegade Struggles: Anthony Rodriguez

Renegade Struggles: Anthony Rodriguez

September 7, 2017

Being disabled was never a burden for Anthony Rodriguez, 29, a sophomore student at Bakersfield College who is majoring in Kinesiology. He loves to play...

A career that takes time but is worthwhile

Crystal Valdez, Features Editor

February 3, 2016

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Students at Bakersfield College who are interested in a career with any fire department should be well equipped with patience and perseverance, because the process is far from easy. Three crewmembers of Bakersfield’s Fire Station 8 each experienced similar hardships on their way to being hired as firefighters. Firefighter Ryan Parker, 35, fire engineer Marlon Ward, 38,...

Warren Miller film shown on campus inspire adventure

AK Pachla, Copy Editor

February 3, 2016

Filed under Campus, Features

Phi Theta Kappa and the Central Council of Ski and Sports Clubs presented sports filmmaker Warren Miller’s “Chasing Shadows” at the Bakersfield College Panorama Camups on Jan. 22. This is the latest work in Miller’s 60-year portfolio of more than 750 sports films, as well as books, articles, and non-fiction stories about skiing, snowboarding, and the people who are...

The Kern County Fair lights up Bakersfield

The Kern County Fair lights up Bakersfield

Mason J. Rockfellow, Photo Editor

October 7, 2015

Filed under Features

Photos by: Mason J. Rockfellow and Joe Bergman The Kern County Fair, which ended Oct. 4, was a big highlight for Bakersfield, welcoming everyone to...

Swim Lessons at BC’s aquatic center were a success for all ages

Swim Lessons at BC’s aquatic center were a success for all ages

September 23, 2015

  The swim lessons event held at the Bakersfield College pool Sept. 19, was a success. There were an estimated 30 attendees. The swim lessons...

Evidence technicians come to BC

AK Pachla, Reporter

September 23, 2015

Filed under Features

  On Sept. 16, Lt. Jason Townsend’s 6 p.m. Introduction to Evidence class welcomed Bakersfield Police crime scene technicians Jeff Cecil and Lisa Wedeking-White to talk about the process of evidence collection, share a few experiences, and demonstrate some of the tools CSTs use to help solve crimes. Cecil drew on his 14 years of experience as a Bakersfield Police...

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