O Rain, How We’ve Missed You

O Rain, How We’ve Missed You

By Patric Hedlund

The spread of those brown, drought-stressed trees on our surrounding mountain slopes may have slowed just a little last weekend.

On Saturday and Sunday the week’s cloudy skies finally opened up to …

COWFest offers $1,400 in prizes for creative work

If you are a creative person with an interest in social justice issues, it doesn’t get much better than this. The Center of the World Festival is offering cash prizes to the winners of contests …

Let’s fight fires before they start

Let’s fight fires before they start

By Patric Hedlund

It was exactly one year ago, July 26, 2013, that these Mountain Communities—from Lebec through Pine Mountain—were unified in calling for better fire prevention cooperation between Caltrans and the Kern County Fire …

Newspapers are back at Flying J

Newspapers are back at Flying J

By Gary Meyer

The Mountain Enterprise news rack is back in front of the Pilot-Flying J in Lebec.General Manager Chris Hert said it is important to serve the local community. He added that Pilot-Flying J …

Mountain Youth Can Change Communities

Mountain Youth Can Change Communities

You can help the MyC3 movement—Mountain Youth Can Change Communities—to create a healthy, drug- and alcohol-free childhood. The leadership training that is paid for by the proceeds of the Color the Mountain 5K fun run …

Friends of Seniors Resource Guide available

Friends of Seniors Resource Guide available

Get your copy of the Friends of Seniors Resource Guide at The Mountain Enterprise office this month, along with the new orange book Mountain Communities phone directory. Both are free.

Join the Falcon’s champion volleyball team at FMHS

By Coach Sharon Lemburg, FMHS

The Frazier Mountain High School Falcons are a volleyball powerhouse. The program has won 13 league championships out of the past 17 years.

Sports practice begins before school resumes. Conditioning …

News and Features

O Rain, How We’ve Missed You

By Patric Hedlund

The spread of those brown, drought-stressed trees on our surrounding mountain slopes may have slowed just a little last weekend.

On Saturday and Sunday the week’s cloudy skies finally opened up to ...

Let’s fight fires before they start

By Patric Hedlund

It was exactly one year ago, July 26, 2013, that these Mountain Communities—from Lebec through Pine Mountain—were unified in calling for better fire prevention cooperation between Caltrans and the Kern County Fire ...