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Three Tips for Starting A New Life in College

August 20, 2014 / By


By Malcolm Rivera for South Kern Sol

I never asked my brother, who attended UC Berkeley, for advice on the transition from high school to college life.

Q&A: Meet Dr. Ontiveros, A Mentor for Pre-Med Students

August 8, 2014 / By

By Clarisa Olaguez

Can you tell us a little about yourself, where did you grow up?

Initiative Brings Water Stations to South Kern Schools

August 2, 2014 / By

By Alfredo Camacho

LAMONT, Calif. – In late July The California Endowment announced that this fall, hundreds of Agua4all water stations will be installed throughout schools and public spaces in South Kern and the Eastern Coachella valley.

No Guidelines from State About DACA Medi-Cal Eligibility

July 31, 2014 / By








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KHSD Proposed Budget Puts Money In All The Wrong Places, Advocates Say

July 30, 2014 / By
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By Alfredo Camacho

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Local advocacy groups held a press conference in front of the offices of the Kern County Superintendent of Schools on July 8, urging the superintendent to reject the Kern High School District’s proposed budget, which they say does not follow the Local Control Funding Formula (or LCFF) regulations.

Transit Strikers Demand Better Pay, Full Time Work

July 24, 2014 / By
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By Alfredo Camacho

photo: Kathy Best, GET employee

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Drivers and mechanics for Golden Empire Transit (GET), who have been on strike since July 15, continue to picket downtown and at GET’s northeast offices.

South Kern Sol Accepting Applications

July 22, 2014 / By

South Kern Sol is looking for a few great student reporters to add to our team. 

Youth Depression Thrives on Silence – California Data Show Shocking Impact of Mental Disorders

July 22, 2014 / By

photo: Valerie Klinker (center), a NAM videographer, presents a short film as part of a panel on youth depression.On

Lessons Learned from Father’s Deadly Encounter with a Deputy

July 15, 2014 / By

By Alfredo Camacho for South Kern Sol

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Three years after former NFL player David Lee “Deacon” Turner was shot and killed by Kern County Sheriffs on July 10, family and friends gathered at the scene of the shooting at the Fastrip convenience store on the corner of Mount Vernon and Niles to memorialize his death.

South Kern Sol Launches Bilingual Print Publication

July 8, 2014 / By
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“South Kern Sol is a youth-led community news platform”

South Kern Sol will hold a press conference at the Brower Building’s Conference Room on Wednesday July 9, to introduce the inaugural issue of our community wellness print publication.