More Than a Thousand Gather to Celebrate BHC-SK’s 6th Anniversary

September 1, 2016 / By

South Kern Sol, News Report, Yesenia Aguilar

More than a thousand South Kern residents turned out for the sixth annual Building Healthy Communities South Kern (BHC-SK) celebration this past Saturday.

Arvin Action Park Pedals Towards Approval

October 19, 2015 / By


South Kern Sol, News Report, Randy Villegas

There’s soon to be a new half-pipe in town.

Photo Essay: Vineland School District Marks 125 Years

October 14, 2015 / By

By Carlos Ramirez

Photo above: Vineland School District Superintendent, Dr. Matt Ross and two students.

The Vineland School District in Weedpatch recently celebrated its 125th anniversary.

Free Soccer Clinic in Arvin, Aug. 15

August 14, 2015 / By

Building Healthy Communities South Kern Youth Leaders in partnership with Mighty Kicks, Dignity Health, and the Boys and Girls Club of Kern County will be hosting a soccer clinic for children ages 5 to 12 at 5:00 p.m.

Live the Challenge Ends With Most Successful Run Yet

April 28, 2015 / By

South Kern Sol, News Report, Alfredo Camacho

LAMONT, Calif. — Building Healthy Communities South Kern (BHC-SK) celebrated the end of its annual Live the Challenge with its biggest and most successful Live the Challenge event to date.

Live the Challenge — 100 Days to Better Health

February 6, 2015 / By
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By Aurora Cervantes

Editor’s Note: Kern County ranks 58th among California’s 58 counties in rates of heart disease, and 57th in diabetes, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.