Posts Tagged as "South Kern"

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.

Annual “Live the Challenge” Campaign Ended with Lively 5k, 10k Races

May 1, 2014 / By
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By Alfredo Camacho for South Kern Sol

LAMONT, Calif. – In spite of a surprise winter storm the night before, close to 100 South Kern residents came together on April 26 to celebrate the completion of the “Live the Challenge” campaign, where participants devoted 100 days to a healthier lifestyle.

South Kern Sol Accepting Applications

June 14, 2013 / By
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South Kern Sol is looking for a few great student reporters to add to our team. 

Christmas A Time Of Celebration

February 5, 2013 / By
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This past Christmas time local Greenfield residents and parishioners from Misioneros Guadalupanos Iglesia Catolica attended Christmas mass with Rev.

Diary Of A Teen Diet- Ibarra Eats Healthy

October 19, 2012 / By
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Diary Of A Teen Diet takes a snapshot of what South Kern teens eat on an average day.

Breaking From The Teen Mom Trend

September 17, 2012 / By
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Mercedes Garcia


LAMONT– Coming from a Hispanic family, Mercedes Garcia, 15, is under the impression that she will become pregnant by the age of 16.

At South Kern School, A Recipe for Success

August 3, 2012 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Stephanie Espinoza, Posted: Aug 02, 2012

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – With the beginning of the school year fast approaching, parents and students alike are gearing up for new classrooms, new teachers and, for many, new struggles.

Teen Mom Drop-Outs

July 16, 2012 / By
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By Andres Garcia, 18, Lamont, CA. South Kern Sol.

Naomi Hernandez, 29, (CENTER) was a teen mom who dropped out of school when she got pregnant at the age of 14.

Graduation Rates Up in Kern County, But Not for All

June 11, 2012 / By
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LAMONT, Calif. – Octaviano Salgado is a junior at Nueva Continuation High School, an alternative school in the central valley town of Lamont.

Counselors at Arvin High Doing More With Less

May 2, 2012 / By
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Courtesy of New America Media

by STEPHANIE ESPINOZA for NAM / South Kern Sol


ARVIN, Calif.