‘Let’s Talk Turkey’ in the Village

Lee Dunnavant of Word Art Group (WAG) has written six short “turkey basted plays” for an evening of Let’s Talk Turkey in Pine Mountain Village at Basecamp Cafe ($5), Sat. Nov. 23, 7 p.m.

Garrigues in ‘Our Town’ at Empty Space Theater

Garrigues in ‘Our Town’ at Empty Space Theater

Lake of the Woods resident George Garrigues is appearing in Thornton Wilder’s classic “Our Town” at The Empty Space Theatre in Bakersfield Nov. 22-23. He plays Joe Stoddard, the caretaker at the cemetery in the …

Young photographers invited to win $100 prize

Nine students joined professional photographer Mel Weinstein for a class at the Frazier Park Library on Saturday, Nov. 16 to explore life through a lens—and perhaps enter a photo in the Mountain Youth Photo Contest. …

West Nile Virus death occurs in Kern County

A 76-year-old Kern County man has died of West Nile Virus (WNV) after three months of fighting the disease. This is the first death of the 2013 WNV season, according to a press release from …

Thanksgiving food donations needed

By Amy Crippen

The Mountain Communities Family Resource Center is taking donations to provide Thanksgiving dinners to those in need.

We are aware of several families in need of a meal for the holiday. …

Homeless veteran needs assistance this Thanksgiving

Reported by Susanne Green

As weather forecasts predict a cold front rolling into the area, The Mountain Enterprise has received calls about a self-described 68-year-old veteran who has been camped out in his truck approximately …

For the Record

In our story “Flags dance for veterans” [The Mountain Enterprise, Nov. 15, page 8] we wrote, “Frankie Sanchez died last year.” Sanchez passed away on January 7, 2013. We appreciate the call from Sylvia Sanchez.

ETUSD Family Fun Run – 5k and 10k

ETUSD Family Fun Run - 5k and 10k

Come out and support the ETUSD athletic program by running in the 5k or the 10k.

SIGN UP ON SATURDAY, NOV. 23 AT 8 a.m. at the “Y” (Cuddy Valley Road and Mil Potrero Highway).

News and Features

Overview: Mountain Communities water update

By Gary Meyer and Patric Hedlund

As the drought continues, water issues around the mountain warrant a brief update.

Lebec County Water District

The Lebec County Water District (LCWD) meeting opened on Tuesday, Nov. 12 ...

Local real estate broker surrenders license

By Gary Meyer

Real estate broker Milton Hudson surrendered his broker’s license on Friday, Nov. 15 as part of a settlement agreement with the California Department of Real Estate (now named Bureau of Real Estate).