Sharon Kappelman, born May 19, 1940, to Maryan and Willis Crank, Jr. in Carrollton, Missouri, peacefully passed away on Sept. 6, 2018. She is preceded in death by the love of her life, Ellis Kappelman, and both of her parents. She moved to China Lake/Ridgecrest, California as a new bride in…
Imagine rumbling down Highway 101 on a school bus filled with Lamont-area sixth-graders, some of whom have never seen the ocean. The bus crests a ridge and you hears gasps.
(AP) As Emmy Award nominees nervously wait to hear their name called, or not, there’s more on the line at Monday’s ceremony than personal glory. “Saturday Night Live” creator Lorne Michaels is tasked with turning viewership around, after the 2017…
Meadows Field Airport will receive a $1.3 million infrastructure grant from the Federal Aviation Administration for taxiway repairs.
Kern County Supervisors are set to approve amendments to the contracts of Hall Ambulance and Liberty Ambulance, which would allow the county to request competitive bids for ambulance services in the areas of Wasco, Ridgecrest, California City and Mojave.
A correctional officer at Kern Valley State Prison who had been attacked by several inmates in April has died, according to a report by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
It’s not normally news when a man gets dumped by his fiancee, but when the two got engaged on national television, normal kind of goes out the window.
How do you know you’re ready to go on vacation? (Either go on vacation or return from vacation.) Something breaks.
Kern County volleyball teams have spread out over the West Coast from Southern California to the central coast, Clovis and out to Las Vegas seeking tournament play during the first month of the season to prepare for the home stretch.
It’s time for serious reform at the Department of Motor Vehicles.
Truck-climbing lanes that would allow motorists to pass big rigs traveling on Highway 58 from Bakersfield to Tehachapi may be a future project due to a new study Caltrans is endeavoring to complete by next summer.
I was returning from a business trip and my short layover was in LAX. He was standing in front of me in a short line on the tarmac. We were waiting to board our flight to Bakersfield.