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'He really was the life of this little town': Family, friends remember 2019 THS graduate Peyton Stowers  Tehachapi News

Peyton Christopher Stowers was full of life. He loved to dance almost as much as he loved everybody he met.



Civic Calendar: Get involved in your community | News  Tehachapi News

Each week, Tehachapi News publishes a list of civic meetings to help the public get involved in local decisions.



New education opportunities offered at Tehachapi High School  Tehachapi News

New education opportunities are emerging as Tehachapi High School joins other rural communities by assisting students to complete college credits while ...



PHOTO GALLERY: Tehachapi High School graduation 2019 | Photo Galleries  The Bakersfield Californian

Tehachapi High School held its graduation ceremony for the Class of 2019 on Thursday at Coy Burnett Stadium. The class numbered 258, which included Leslie ...



Tehachapi Police: Tehachapi High School student arrested after making 'criminal threats'  Tehachapi News

A Tehachapi High School juvenile student was arrested by the Tehachapi Police Department on Thursday on suspicion of making verbal "criminal threats," a city ...



Tehachapi High School congratulates its valedictorians, salutatorian | Lifestyle  Tehachapi News

Saluatorian Anika Hubbard-Valentino to attend California State University, Fullerton. My planned major: Nursing. Why I chose this school: As one of only two ...



Tehachapi High School announces scholarship, award recipients | News  Tehachapi News

The following individuals received scholarships and/or awards during the 2019 ceremony for Tehachapi High School. This list was provided by the school.



'Flowers for Algernon' to open at Tehachapi High School May 2  Tehachapi News

Tehachapi High School's drama class is proud to present "Flowers for Algernon" starting May 2.



Fireworks season approaches, along with safety reminders  Ridgecrest Daily Independent

Fireworks booths will start popping up over the next few days at various spots around town, sparking off the Fourth of July season with sales starting Monday.



2019 firework shows in Kern County  KGET 17

Kern County Raceway: All-American Saturday Night When: June 29, 2019 Time: Gates open at 4:30 and racing starts at 7 p.m. Where: Interstate 5 and Enos ...



PHOTO GALLERY: Blowing bubbles and bouncing beach balls: THS holds commencement ceremony for Class of 2019  Tehachapi News

Tehachapi High School closed another chapter on the school year as the Class of 2019 received their diplomas and turned their tassels during a graduation ...



PHOTO GALLERY: Mr. Warrior for 2019 crowned — times two this year  Tehachapi News

In a stunning first-ever result, Friday night's 2019 Mr. Warrior competition at Tehachapi High School produced two top winners.



TUSD announces Classified Employee, Teacher of the Year  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi Unified School District has announced the recipients of Teacher of the Year and Classified Employee of the Year for 2019. Recipients will ...



Tehachapi High homecoming festivities ramp up with traditional parade  Tehachapi News

Tehachapi High School Warriors concluded a week of daytime Homecoming festivities with their annual parade Friday morning. Homecoming week began with ...



Tehachapi Unified working with county superintendent on suspensions, chronic absenteeism  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi Unified School District is partnering with the Kern County Superintendent of Schools Office to combat findings that show TUSD has high ...



PHOTO GALLERY: Cousins crowned Tehachapi High homecoming king, queen during festivities  Tehachapi News

The 2018 Tehachapi High School Homecoming king and queen were announced during halftime Friday night.



THS robotics team picks up second Inspiration Award, qualifies for World Championships  Tehachapi News

Well, they have done it again. Tehachapi High School's Cyber Penguins have won the Engineering Inspiration Award at the Central Valley Regional ...



TUSD board votes to consolidate Monroe Continuation School to Tehachapi High  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi Unified School District Board unanimously voted at its meeting Tuesday night to consolidate several district programs, including the Monroe ...



Tehachapi High School trees chopped down in act of vandalism  KABC-TV

TEHACHAPI, Calif. (KABC) -- An act of overnight vandalism occurred at Tehachapi High School as officials arrived Thursday morning to discover that at least 23 ...



THS Drama Club presents 'The Outsiders'  Tehachapi News

It's the Greasers versus the Socials in Christopher Sergel's play adaptation of S.E. Hinton's classic novel, "The Outsiders." In 1983, film director Francis Ford ...



Safety and career exploration youth programs thriving at Tehachapi Unified  Tehachapi News

Students in two youth programs within the Tehachapi Unified School District are actively participating in the community, developing career skills and ...



Freshmen basketball team places first in league  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi High School Freshman Basketball Team won first place in League play with a record of nine wins and one loss.



Visitor Guide: Relocating and living in Tehachapi  Tehachapi News

The city of Tehachapi is an ideal destination for people and families of all ages, offering affordable housing, low crime rates, clean air, favorable weather, and a ...



STEAM Center rockets toward completion  Tehachapi News

What started out as a dream is now so close to completion you can virtually reach out and touch it.



New suspension program slated to start this year in Tehachapi Unified School District  Tehachapi News

Students at several schools within the Tehachapi Unified School District may soon be placed into a new program if they are disruptive or show negative behavior ...



16-year-old Tehachapi High School student arrested on criminal threats to others  Tehachapi News

A 16-year-old Tehachapi High School student who allegedly threatened to "shoot up" the school has been arrested on suspicion of criminal threats.



Remembering Tehachapi: Longtime residents look back over the years  Tehachapi News

Infrastructure, housing, businesses and transportation have all changed dramatically in Tehachapi within the last 50 years. Many residents and visitors ...



Students gather at Tehachapi High School to advocate for gun control, remember dead in Florida school shooting  Tehachapi News

More than 60 students, some with tears in their eyes, left their Tehachapi High School classrooms at 10 a.m. Wednesday to respectfully gather on school ...



PHOTO GALLERY: Tehachapi High's Class of 2018 celebrates at graduation  Tehachapi News

Parents and friends whose hands were filled with balloons and posters waved and shouted to the graduating Class of 2018 Tehachapi High School seniors as ...



PHOTO GALLERY: Tehachapi High School graduation 2018 | Multimedia  The Bakersfield Californian

Tehachapi High School students celebrated their graduation Thursday night with commencement at Coy Burnett Stadium. See even more photos from this ...



Teachers, parents voice opinion on next superintendent choice  Tehachapi News

Administrators, teachers and parents voiced their opinion on the skills, knowledge and personal qualities they would like to see in the next superintendent for the ...



Plan ahead: City announces full day of fun for All-American 4th of July Festival  Tehachapi News

It's going to be a fun one! The city of Tehachapi has announced a full slate of events for the All-American 4th of July Festival on Thursday, July 4.



The year in review for 2018: Remembering Mayor Ed Grimes, waiting for a new hospital and more  Tehachapi News

With 2019 just around the corner, we take some time to reflect on the past year.



PHOTO GALLERY: 'Best thing in the world': Tehachapi Intermediate Space Challenge was a blast  Tehachapi News

Flaming bananas, Space Fury, Galaxy Invaders — all these names were displayed on colorful banners of fourth- and fifth-grade students as they chanted songs ...



Progress made on new Sage Ranch housing development  Tehachapi News

Developers of Sage Ranch, a proposed housing development in Tehachapi that would include apartments, town homes and single-family residences, are ...



Valley Oaks Charter School hosts Elegant Evening of the Arts  Tehachapi News

Elegance was in the air as students of Valley Oaks Charter School offered a memorable night of singing, musical performances and dancing at Country Oaks ...



First Friday: See Superbia at Tehachapi Treasure Trove  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi Treasure Trove will feature Superbia, who are makers of wood rings and arrow head necklaces at the First Friday Fun Fest from 5 to 8 p.m. June ...



Welding courses slated to be offered at Tehachapi High in January  Tehachapi News

Senior high school students and adults wishing to start a new career will have the opportunity through Adult Education welding classes soon to be offered ...



PHOTO GALLERY: Evening of the Arts at THS highlights student achievements  Tehachapi News

Students participating in Evening of the Arts at the Tehachapi High School showcased their talents in photography, live drama, improvisational theater, graphic ...



PHOTO GALLERY: In the swing of things at the Western Swing Out  Tehachapi News

The Western Swing Out dancers held their third annual dance weekend in Tehachapi. The Memorial Day weekend saw 300 dancers, many wearing stylish ...



Teacher honored for more than 30 years of service  Tehachapi News

More than 40 friends, family and staff members from Tehachapi High School honored biology teacher James Henderson for his more than 30 years of *service* to ...



City Council enters agreement to start work on Sage Ranch's environmental impact report  Tehachapi News

Developers of Sage Ranch, a proposed housing development in Tehachapi that would include apartments, town homes and single-family residences, are ...



Karen Marie Cervantes, 1962-2018  Tehachapi News

It is with great sadness that the family of Karen Marie Cervantes announces her passing. On Dec. 26, 2018, at the age of 56, Karen passed away peacefully at ...



Welding instruction, GED testing center up and running  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi Education Center, in partnership with Cerro Coso Community College, has launched a new welding class and opened a certified GED testing ...



Tehachapi Stadium Foundation talks about scope of new THS stadium  Tehachapi News

Warrior supporters are kicking off plans to help support and fund a new Tehachapi High School football stadium.



Lily Crawford crowned Miss Tehachapi  Tehachapi News

A total of 19 shiny tiaras were crowned on Miss Tehachapi and Miss East Kern County queens during a first-time-ever combined pageant held Saturday evening ...



56th Annual Tehachapi Mountain Festival theme contest announced  Tehachapi News

The Greater Tehachapi Chamber of Commerce and the 56th Annual Mountain Festival Committee are looking for a theme for the 56th Annual Tehachapi ...



Ruben (Tony) Montana, 1936-2018  Tehachapi News

This inspiring Tehachapi man went to be with the Lord Oct. 4, 2018. He was born in Tehachapi on Jan. 30, 1936, of parents Maria and Ponciano Montana.



New Sage Ranch housing development in discussion with city of Tehachapi  Tehachapi News

New farmhouse-style cottages, family housing, town houses and apartments may soon come to Tehachapi. The Sage Ranch plan — now under discussion with ...



Let the races begin! Mountain bike season has arrived in Tehachapi  Tehachapi News

Once again it's mountain bike season. It's the time of year when 40 Tehachapi students brave the cold weather and mountainous terrain to prepare for NICA's ...



Local beauty queen captures Royal International title  Tehachapi News

Tehachapi High School freshman Trinity Madden, 14, continued to excel on her path of pageantry after she was crowned Miss California Royal International ...



Mountain biking picks up more medals in second Vail Lake run  Tehachapi News

Vail Lake once again hosted the NICA, SoCal League's mountain bike race, the weekend of March 30 and 31.



Natural Sightings: Cute but a little unpopular  Tehachapi News

Al Crisalli Jr. took this photo in Brite Valley of two California Ground Squirrels eating some peanuts that were intended for California Jays.



Lucille H. Martinez, Sept. 7, 1926 - Jan. 31, 2019  Tehachapi News

Carson City resident Lucille H. Martinez, 92, passed away peacefully at Skyline Estates in Carson City, Nev., on Jan. 31, 2019. Lucille was born in Monolith, ...



Local schools receive donation of 370 books  Tehachapi News

Local K-12 schools in the Tehachapi Unified School District recently received a generous donation of 370 books from the 412th Test Wing Library at Edwards Air ...



The year in review for the second half of 2018: Wind energy success, Walmart, a new hospital and more  Tehachapi News

Now that the New Year has arrived, we take some time to reflect on the second half of 2018.



John Gorka returns to Fiddlers Crossing  Tehachapi News

Mention John Gorka to anyone who has heard him and the response is immediate: “Where and when is he playing and how do I get a ticket?!”



Tehachapi High crowns homecoming queen, king  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi High School homecoming King and Queen for 2017 were crowned Friday night at Tehachapi High School's homecoming football game.



X's and Arrows: The journey for the Warriors' 2019 football season kicks off this week  Tehachapi News

The beauty of time, and the calendar for that matter, is that it moves on. It puts history in the past and creates the foundation for something new. A renewal.



Luiz Francisco Adame, May 1, 1981–April 4, 2019  Tehachapi News

Luiz Francisco Adame was taken from all of his loved ones due to a fatal hit and run accident in Bakersfield, Calif. He was 37.



JV tennis team caps off season  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi High School JV tennis team ended its season this year with the South Yosemite League Tournament held at Golden Valley High School in ...



PHOTO GALLERY: Tehachapi High Class of 2017 graduation | Multimedia  Tehachapi News

The Warriors celebrate at their commencement ceremony.



PHOTO GALLERY: Dancers swing into Tehachapi | Multimedia  Tehachapi News

The Western Swing Out dancers wore stylish period clothing, most of which covers a span from the the early '20s to the late '40s, during their Memorial Day ...



Police chase teen on stolen motorcycle | News  Tehachapi News

Tehachapi police arrested a 16-year-old boy on suspicion of stealing an impounded off-road motorcycle from a tow yard and then riding it through city streets ...



Carol E. Preisendorfer, Dec. 25, 1935 - Dec. 26, 2018  Tehachapi News

Carol Elizabeth Preisendorfer (nee McKechnie), our beloved wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend passed away. She was born ...



Project Lead the Way returns with generous grant funding  Tehachapi News

Efforts by volunteers and students to keep specialized engineering and design classes open to students at Tehachapi High School have paid off.



Former Garces baseball coach Guy Dees of Tehachapi takes over as dean, assistant coach at Paraclete  Tehachapi News

When Guy Dees was pulled into a meeting the week after Thanksgiving to be told he would no longer be the baseball coach at Garces High School, it left him.



PHOTO GALLERY: In observance of Memorial Day  Tehachapi News

Tehachapi residents and visitors showed their respect for the military's fallen by attending this year's Memorial Day Parade and Memorial Day Ceremony.



Ever build an airplane? High school students learn how at Tehachapi Municipal Airport  Tehachapi News

If Tehachapi High School students want to know more about aviation, they now have a unique opportunity — building their own airplane.



High school foreign exchange students welcomed to Tehachapi  Tehachapi News

In the past few years (after about a 10-year hiatus), I have again become active as an area coordinator for ASSE International Foreign Exchange Programs.



Tehachapi teacher slammed for homophobic slur on social media  The Bakersfield Californian

A Tehachapi High School teacher was blasted on social media this week for posting a homophobic slur on her personal Facebook account.



Jacobsen's sixth-grade center opening delayed  Tehachapi News

The new sixth-grade center at Jacobsen Middle School won't be finished until after school starts.



Patricia Ann “Sody” Gassaway, 1936–2018  Tehachapi News

Patricia Ann “Sody” Gassaway passed away peacefully in her home on Oct. 25, 2018. She was 82. A public graveside *service* will be held at the Tehachapi ...



'It will change the way the city uses our water': City Council approves plan to study ways to increase groundwater supply  Tehachapi News

City officials approved a plan for a new groundwater sustainability project, hoping it will be a solution to increase the supply of groundwater and find a place for ...



Robert Hollingsworth Cantrell, 1932–2019  Tehachapi News

It is with great sadness that the family of Robert Hollingsworth Cantrell announces his passing on Jan. 30, 2019, at the age of 86, in Bakersfield, Calif.



'Teaching on the importance of taking care of our bodies': Students say 'no' to drugs for Red Ribbon Week  Tehachapi News

Red ribbons attached to students' clothes and backpacks waved in the Tehachapi wind as students smiled and proudly dressed up as Disney characters or ...



Why some inmates won't be released in downtown Bakersfield  Tehachapi News

A plan to release more than 100 inmates in downtown Bakersfield on Thursday was scuttled after public opposition forced the California Department of ...



FIFTY PHOTOS: THS sends Class of 2016 into the world  Tehachapi News

Clad in green and white caps and gowns, 263 graduates marched onto the football field of Coy Burnett Stadium Thursday evening to “Pomp and Circumstance” ...



Terra-Gen Operating Company named Large Business of the Year for 2019  Tehachapi News

If you were to ask its chief operating officer, Terra-Gen Operating Company is a large-scale utility developer, owner and operator of renewable power generation ...



Student undergoes surgery after being hit by SUV  Tehachapi News

Three Tehachapi High School students were struck by an SUV in a campus parking lot Dec. 15, and at least one, 15-year-old Nicole Lemons, has undergone ...



Pen in Hand: Tehachapi Oldtimers Reunion: more than half a century of celebrating life in Tehachapi  Tehachapi News

A large group of longtime Tehachapi residents gathered in Phil Marx Central Park (also known as City Park) on Sunday, Aug. 5 for a fun chance to visit, ...



Local autistic student is reaching for the (animated) stars  Tehachapi News

Whenever Donovan Torres isn't volunteering as a *service* missionary, he is expanding his mind in the world of animation. After graduating from Tehachapi High ...



Lady Braves soccer season comes to an end  Tehachapi News

The 2017-18 Tehachapi High School junior varsity girls soccer team ended its season with 4 wins, 4 losses and 2 ties.



WorkAbility program offered through TUSD; businesses encouraged to be involved  Tehachapi News

Educate, employ and empower. Those are the motivating words encouraging middle and high school students to learn career skills as they transition into adult ...



Keesey wraps up prep golf career  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi High School Warriors golf team traveled to Lemoore for the Division III sectional championships on May 15.



Hospital Guild seats new board  Tehachapi News

The Hospital Guild installed new officers for 2019 during a board meeting held Monday morning.



Bakersfield, McFarland instructors selected as Kern County Teachers of the Year  The Bakersfield Californian

Students from Juliet Thorner Elementary School and Browning Road STEAM Academy are going to have to buy several shiny red apples because teachers from ...



Planning Commission approves site plan for new Marriott Towneplace Suites  Tehachapi News

Visitors to Tehachapi may soon have another lodging option — Marriott Towneplace Suites, a new three-story hotel slated to be built on the corner of Magellan ...



A new hospital: Area residents have waited decades for state-of-the-art facility  Tehachapi News

The wait is over. With its state license in hand, the new Adventist Health Tehachapi Valley hospital is slated to open Nov. 7. Patients are asked to continue going ...



2019 Mojave River Academy graduates  Tehachapi News

Mojave River Academy held its commencement ceremony May 28 at the Redlands Bowl in Redlands.



Police report 13 arrests for April 1-7 | News  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi Police Department arrested 10 people on suspected misdemeanors and three people on suspected felonies during the week of April 1-7.



Community remembers Tehachapi Mayor Ed Grimes at memorial  The Bakersfield Californian

Tehachapi Mayor Ed Grimes was remembered Tuesday as “Voice of the Warriors,” “Mr. Tehachapi,” “Coach Grimes,” “Papa Ed” and ultimately as an ...



Tehachapi athletes win ice hockey championship at Staples Center  Tehachapi News

The Kern County Knights Junior Varsity ice hockey team faced the Santa Barbara Royals Junior Varsity team at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on March 17, ...



Salvation Army now accepting applications to Camp Redwood Glen  Tehachapi News

Looking for something fun for your kids to do this summer?



Cowboy entertainer rides back into town March 30  Tehachapi News

Cowboy entertainer Dave Stamey has made several trips to Tehachapi. He played to a sold-out crowd in Fiddlers Crossing in 2013 and The Beekay Theatre in ...



McCarthy to present Kern County students with 2019 Merit Award  The Bakersfield Californian

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy will present Kern County students with the 23rd Congressional District of California Merit Award at 4 p.m. Friday at the ...



Cheers to Charity: The Homebrew Edition coming Oct. 20  Tehachapi News

Cheers to Charity will wind down for the year with its 5th annual Fall Homebrew Edition, to be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Tehachapi ...



Get tickets now for Valentine's Wine & Chocolate Tasting in Downtown Tehachapi  Tehachapi News

The 12th Annual Chocolate and Wine Walk in downtown Tehachapi will be held on Feb. 9 this year. Join the friendly faces that go from business to business ...



Spring Home and Garden: Treat yourself to Bliss Interiors  tehachapinews.com

Bliss Interiors is a delightful boutique specializing in new home decor and refinished furniture. Bliss has beautiful accessories and furniture for your home ...



AAUW awards $15K in scholarships  Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi Mountain Branch of the American Association of University Women awarded more than $15000 in scholarships to local scholars at the recent ...



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