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Migrant Crisis: Scuffles on Croatian Border

Original Story: BBC News By: BBC News 9/17/2015 Crowds of migrants have scuffled with Croatian police in at least two places along the border with Serbia as they seek to enter the European Union. They briefly broke through police lines at Tovarnik and Bezdan after hours waiting in full sun. […]

College Night at the Rabobank Arena

College Night at the Rabobank Arena

On a Monday after school, there was a field trip to go to the annual college fair in the Rabobank Arena. The bus was packed as some of the students had to sit on the floor of the bus and squeeze into their seats. The Rabobank Arena was filled in […]

Mexican Minister Arrives in Egypt After 8 Tourists Killed

Mexican Minister Arrives in Egypt After 8 Tourists Killed

Original Story: USA Today By: Jane Onyanga-Omara 9/16/2015 Mexico’s foreign minister arrived in Egypt Wednesday, after eight Mexican tourists were killed by security forces who apparently mistook them for terrorists.Claudia Ruiz Massieu, who entered the country with the family members of some of the victims, met injured survivors and Egyptian officials in an effort […]

Shafter High Begins Field Renovations

Shafter High Begins Field Renovations

According to our Principal, Russell Shipley, “Shafter High School is excited to begin field renovations on the practice fields, softball diamonds, and your football field. Kern High School District ground’s crew are currently breaking ground and trenching on the practice field north of the new gym. We have plans of updating […]

Real estate tycoon Donald Trump flashes the thumbs-up as he arrives on stage for the start of the prime time Republican presidential debate on August 6, 2015 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. AFP PHOTO/MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Donald Trump Deletes Controversial 9/11 Tweet

By DEENA ZARU (CNN)-Donald Trump has deleted a tweet about the Sept. 11 attacks that drew notice for its reference to “haters and losers” when he posted it on the anniversary two years ago. “I would like to extend my best wishes to all, even the haters and losers, on […]

Wasco Rose Festival 2015

Wasco Rose Festival 2015

The Wasco Rose Festival is held every year on the first Saturday after Labor Day Weekend in September. Anthony Tucker, Karlie Heriford, Victor Diaz, Larissa Turrubiates, Yesenia Ventura, Adilene Pulgarin, Alfonso Coronado, Brenda Cuevas, Abigail Mascaro, Maylee Salas, and Fernando Garcia competed at the Wasco Rose Festival. About 55% of the […]

A straight shot of a tray of a typical schooll unch tray consisting of chicken nuggets, tater tots, an orange, cookies and milk.

Lunch at Shafter High

    I took the time to ask a couple of Shafter High students what they thought about our lunch. Most of them responded that, “lunch now-a-days is boring and the food is predictable. You literally know what your going to have for lunch and afterwards all you do is […]

Man in Critical Condition After Being Stabbed

Man in Critical Condition After Being Stabbed

Original Story | KernGoldenEmpire.com Sept 09, 2015 Author: Claudia Rodriguez BAKERSFIELD, Calif. A man is in critical condition after being stabbed in Rosedale overnight while the alleged attacker is behind bars. Bakersfield Police officers found the unidentified man suffering from major injuries in the 10700 block of Palm Avenue just before 1a.m. […]

Drought Affecting School Bus Rides Home

Drought Affecting School Bus Rides Home

I ride the bus home and the ride home is not a very pleasant one. It’s hot and very dusty. Our county is in a very serious drought and currently the harvest for almonds and pistachios is going on. When harvest machines are knocking down crops it causes dust to […]