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Scholarship Application Season Open Now Till March 2

January 17, 2018 / By

Kern Futures, an innovative scholarship program of Kern Community Foundation, supports high school seniors who are planning to attend a two- or four-year accredited college or university, with a special focus on strategic, need-based scholarships.

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Youth Commentary: ‘Our gun control policy is out of control’

February 20, 2018 / By

By Kat Gontijo

Editor’s Note: Kat Gontijo, 17, of Bakersfield High School, gave this speech at the “Gun Safety Rally” held on Feb.