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.
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 is looking for a few great student reporters to add to our team.
This past Christmas time local Greenfield residents and parishioners from Misioneros Guadalupanos Iglesia Catolica attended Christmas mass with Rev.
Diary Of A Teen Diet takes a snapshot of what South Kern teens eat on an average day.
By ANDRES GARCIA/South Kern Sol
LAMONT– Coming from a Hispanic family, Mercedes Garcia, 15, is under the impression that she will become pregnant by the age of 16.
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.
LAMONT, Calif. – Octaviano Salgado is a junior at Nueva Continuation High School, an alternative school in the central valley town of Lamont.
by STEPHANIE ESPINOZA for NAM / South Kern Sol