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VIDEO: BVarsity Nightly for Aug. 22

In the first episode of the school year, BVarsity Nightly with Trevor Horn returns with volleyball action with four-time defending Central Section champions Bakersfield Christian at Tehachapi. 

Plus, a scoreboard recap of prep sports action in Kern County on the only local highlight show dedicated to high school sports nightly in Kern County.

Check out BVarsity Nightly every Tuesday through Thursday read more

Tehachapi opens up season with sweep over four-time section champs BCHS

TEHACHAPI — Rachel Wulff took over the Tehachapi volleyball program in May, just a few months before the season began.

The first test for the former West High coach and her Warriors came Tuesday at home against Bakersfield Christian, winner of four consecutive Central Section titles and recently moved up to Division II for the section playoffs.

VIDEO: BVarsity Nightly for Aug. 22

Tehachapi came out strong in the first two sets read more

Passionate debate erupts as supervisors begin weighing future of pot

If Tuesday was any indication, the next two months should be filled with passionate debate about the future of commercial cannabis in unincorporated Kern County.

In October the Kern County Board of Supervisors will decide whether to regulate or ban the commercial cultivation, processing and distribution of cannabis in its jurisdiction.

On Tuesday it reviewed the environmental document that will guide read more

BCSD holds off on replacing vacant seat until March 2018

Bakersfield City School District board members passed on an opportunity Tuesday to fill a vacant board seat three months earlier than they had planned and with a greater cost savings to taxpayers.

Trustees opted against holding a special election in January that would have allowed mail-in ballots only because of the strain it would have placed on staff coming off winter break and amid concerns of read more

LOIS HENRY: Water updates large and small

What’s new in water?

Oh, I thought you’d never ask.

I’ve got some important tidbits for you.

Oh don’t whine, this is the last water column by me you’ll have to slog through so COWGRRRL UP!

The biggest, immediate water question right now is: Will they? Or won’t they?

I’m talking about the California WaterFix and whether local farmers will help pay for it.

WaterFix read more

Sharon Louise Hughes

Hughes, Sharon Louise, 52, of Oroville, California, died Aug. 14, 2017. Funeral service at 1 p.m., Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, at Rockville Stone Chapel, 4219 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield, California. Burial to follow at Rockville Cemetery.

Arrangements under the care of Fairfield Funeral Home, 707-425-1041.

Suk Chong Bair

Bair, Suk Chong, 88, of Fairfield, California, died Aug. 16, 2017. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m., with funeral service at 11 a.m., on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017, at Fairfield Funeral Home, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave., Fairfield, California.

Arrangements under the care of Fairfield Funeral Home, 707-425-1041.

LaVaughn Overcamp

LaVaughn Overcamp

Nov. 26, 1930 – Aug. 17, 2017

A celebration of life for LaVaughn Overcamp, 86, of Fairfield, will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, at The Journey, Valley View Baptist Church, 5435 San Pablo Dam Road, El Sobrante, California.

LaVaughn passed away peacefully on Aug. 17, 2017, surrounded by family at her home. She was born in Oklahoma on Nov. 26, 1930, to Hugh and Katie Priest.

She was a long-time cosmetologist read more

Fukubayashi, Tamiyo

Fukubayashi, Tamiyo, age 74, passed away on August 17, 2017.
She is survived by her husband, Yoshi Fukubayashi; sons, Ben (Michelle), Ted and James (Colleen) Fukubayashi; grandchildren, Elise, Mark and Scott Fukubayashi. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Funeral service will be held on Monday, August 28, 10 a.m. at Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist read more

Alvarado, Caroline Janet

Alvarado, Caroline Janet, age 88, passed away peacefully at her home in Long Beach surrounded by family on August 14, 2017.
Carol was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur, and survived by children, Teresa Alvarado Babcock, Robert Alvarado, Anne Babiczuk and Donna Bennett, and 6 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren. She was a church organist and choral accompanist. A viewing read more

English, Forrest

English, Forrest
Forrest K. English, age 90, passed away at home in Newport Beach, California on August 15, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. He was extremely courageous during his long illness. ?Woody?, as his friends and family called him, was born on April 7, 1927 in Philadelphia. He was a graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York and read more

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