The search begins: The Fiesta Days Queen contest

The search begins: The Fiesta Days Queen contest

By Kimberlee Goddard

It is time to select a queen for the 47th annual Fiesta Days.

These are the guidelines for eligible participants for queen, runner-up or princess: Applicants must be between 13 and 18 …

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Local boy dies in plane crash

By Patric Hedlund

Sebastian Grewal, 8 of Cuddy Valley died in Loma Linda University Medical Center Friday night, June 13 from injuries sustained in a private plane crash.

Frazier Park School Principal Keri St. ...

The ‘crime wave’ is over, says local sergeant

By Patric Hedlund

“I believe that Pine Mountain has the lowest crime rate per capita of any place in Kern County,” Kern County Sheriff’s Sergeant Mark Brown said last week. “You can get one guy ...

The Horrible Waste of War

This month we are honoring those serving in our Armed Forces now and in the past. Ernie Pyle was a journalist dedicated to explaining World War II to those back home, bolstering the morale of ...

A Long Thin Line of Personal Anguish

By Ernie Pyle

Normandy Beachhead, June 17, 1944 – In the preceding column we told about the D-day wreckage among our machines of war that were expended in taking one of the Normandy beaches.

But ...