By Clayton Huckaby Kern Valley Sun Mt. Mesa Lanes is going to be under new management. The bowling alley has not been open since June of last year, but Gabriella Mayfield, a longtime resident of Squirrel Valley, recently acquired it from its previous owner, Tracy Watson, and plans on bringing it back. If you […]
By Clayton Huckaby Kern Valley Sun On Sunday, May 7, the Kern Valley FFA and 4-H groups cohosted their first ever Fur, Feathers and Fashion show. The show was sponsored by Katie Olivares and her store, Dress Your Soul, which is located in Kernville. Olivares supplied all of the clothes that the models wore, […]
By Debbie Teofilo Special to the Sun Even if you don’t know much about the sport of amateur wrestling, you may have heard that Kern County is known for its championship wrestling teams. Two Kern River Valley residents, one wrestler and one coach, were honored last week for their contributions to the sport by […]
Press Release KVHS On Monday, May 15, at 5:30 p.m. in the KVHS Library, our California Scholarship Federation (CSF) is holding their annual “Signing Party.” We will be honoring all CSF Gold Seal Bearers attending a four-year university or college in the Fall of 2017. Each honoree will share their future plans and “sign” letters […]
Press Release USFS California, May 5, 2017 – In October 2016, the Sequoia National Forest initiated an early scoping period on a general proposal to address hazard trees along roads within the Cedar Fire footprint. After reviewing the comments received and performing additional internal evaluation and coordination, the Bull Run Roadside Hazard Tree Mitigation proposal was released for additional […]
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Photos by Clayton Huckaby (left) and Randi Chappell (right) Seniors paraded through the halls of Wallace Elementary School on Thursday, May 11, after receiving their caps and gowns for graduation. On the way, children lined the path to give them high-fives for their achievements.
By Elise Modrovich Special to the Sun The Kernville Union School District (KUSD) held their monthly meeting last Tuesday to discuss ongoing issues and programs for the school year. Present at the meeting were Board President Greg Davis, Board Members Allison Bogart, Lucian Whitman and George Stahl. Board Member Wendy Russ was absent. Also present, […]