A Christmas Gift to the Mountain’s Future

A Christmas Gift to the Mountain's Future

By Patric Hedlund

Festive holiday lights twinkled at the gracious Montecito Country Club in Santa Barbara December 15 as Frazier Mountain Community entrepreneurs walked to a microphone and—one by one—told the world their dreams.

Robin …

Around Town: Tis the Season to Be Jolly

Around Town: Tis the Season to Be Jolly

Around Town…

Tis the Season

Michelle Penner’s Kindergarten Chorale went caroling througout Frazier Park on December 16, bringing cheer to the town. Santa’s helpers were busy on Frazier Mountain Park Road in Lebec, directing shoppers …

Editorial: Where Everyone is a Star

By Patric Hedlund, Editor

Each week we strive to bring you ‘ultra-local’ hometown news. Celebrating who we are and what makes us proud as a community is a big part of that news. There is …

Quicksilver Takes AYSO Championship

Quicksilver Takes AYSO Championship

By Catherine Hallmark with Chris Vaughn

Frazier Mountain’s U-14 Quicksilver claimed the AYSO Soccer Area Championships with four exciting and hardfought games against other regional champions from the Southern Central Valley on December 10-11.

Several …

News and Features

Christmas Services

Here is a quick guide to Mountain Community Christmas services this year.

Frazier Park Assembly of God Church

Everyone is welcome to the third annual free Christmas dinner at the Assembly of God Church, 2-5 ...

Girl Scouts Make Gifts for Meals on Wheels

Above, Girl Scouts delivering holiday treat bags with homemade goodies for the local Meals on Wheels organization on Saturday, Dec. 17

Left, Daisy scouts Ava Townsend and Bianca Mancinelli with something special for Meals on ...

High Country Gardener


High Country Gardener

Group Therapy…for Green Thumbs

Post-holiday depression is lurking just behind the parched Christmas tree. Group therapy could be the cure—not the shrink-inspired kind, but grand bunches of trees, shrubs ...

FMHS is Garces Champ

By Eileen Kirk It was The-Season-That-Almost-Wasn’t—due to school district budget cuts—so the Frazier Mountain High School boys soccer team decided that winning a championship in one of California’s largest tournaments was the best way to ...

Pre-Season Falcon Basketball Battles Larger Schools

By Tony Levesque, TME Intern This weekend, both the JV and varsity boys basketball teams played in separate tournaments in the northern part of Kern County.

The JV boys played in the McFarland tournament ...