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Articles from the December 26, 2019 edition

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 By Toni DeRosa    News    December 26, 2019

English up more than math

The Wasco Union Elementary School District is improving on its performance against state academic standards, with gains in English Language Arts outpacing those in math. Assistant Superintendent...

 

Loved ones remembered at service

Basham & Lara Funeral Care in Shafter held their annual Holiday Memorial Service recently, giving loved ones a chance to recognize those that they have lost this past year. The community gathered...

 
 By Toni DeRosa    News    December 26, 2019

Palm Avenue holds first History Day

There were several Sweepstakes winners at this year's Palm Avenue History Day, and they will continue on to the county competition Feb. 22 in downtown Bakersfield. The event was held on Dec. 19 in the...

 

Community Calendar - Dec. 26, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS Seeking all veterans -- A meeting will be held Monday, Jan. 27, at 6 p.m. at the Shafter Veterans Hall, 309 California Ave., Shafter. Call Mike Miller for more details, 661-477-9261. Elks’ New Year’s Eve party — Open to the...

 

Mystery History - Dec. 26, 2019

Here's this week's challenge, courtesy of the Wasco Historical Society. If you know the location, circumstances, exact or rough date and/or people in the photo, send your educated (or semieducated)...

 

Arrest Report - Dec. 26, 2019

Dec. 16 Juan Luis Casillas, 27, of Wasco, was arrested in the 600 block of North Maple Street on an active felony warrant. He was booked into the Kern County Jail. Dec. 17 Joseph Castillo, 34, of Wasco, was arrested in the 1000 block of 6th Street...

 

Pet of the Week - Dec. 26, 2019

Meet Noel, who is available Dec. 27. Noel came in as a stray. This male poodle is approximately 2 years old. He has been scanned for a microchip and nothing was found. Noel is great with staff and...

 

OBITUARY: Robert Ashby Woolley

Robert Ashby Woolley, 79, died Dec. 10, 2019, in Everett, Wash., following a battle with Alzheimer's disease. He is survived by his twin sister, Bette Williams; children Kevin Woolley, Sarah Woolley...

 

Omega F. Smith

Omega Smith entered into the presence of her Lord and Savior surrounded by her family on Dec. 20, 2019, after her courageous battle with cancer. She was born on Jan. 27, 1936, in Achille, Okla. A long...

 

Death Notices - Dec. 26, 2019

Guillermo Hernandez Zamora, 54, of Shafter, passed away Dec. 15 in Bakersfield. Peters Funeral Home, Shafter. Peggy Jean Lippert, 94, of Shafter/Bakersfield passed away Dec. 16, in Bakersfield. Basham & Lara Funeral Care, Shafter. Kenneth D. Moen,...

 

Classified Ads - Dec. 26, 2019

#1 YARD SALE SHAFTER #1 YARD SALE WASCO #2 AUTO/MOTORCYCLES FOR SALE -- 2005 Chrysler 300, $2,000. Clean tags, non-op. NEW parts, custom rims, etc. Call 661-340-1544. Got an older car, boat or RV? Do the humane thing. Donate it to the Humane...

 

Diva Hair Salon a friendly, busy shop

Diva Hair Salon, 935 7th Street, is one of the very few salons open on Mondays. Owner Juana Quintanilla has owned the salon since 2015 and after working for many years in the business, she had the...

 
 By Toni DeRosa    News    December 26, 2019

Local HQ for homeless count

The Regional Homeless Collaborative announced the headquarters for the Wasco-Shafter-Lost Hills census count will be at Sunset Villa Apartments, 1950 Palm Avenue in Wasco. The apartment complex will...

 

Super Students at Clemens School

Clemens School recently recognized six students as Super Students of the Week. In the front row, from left, are Faith King, who is always trying hard to do her best, Nahum Rodriguez who also tries...

 
 By Toni DeRosa    News    December 26, 2019

Chess at Palm Avenue School

Palm Avenue Middle School held its first chess tournament earlier this month On Dec. 10, 16 students displayed their game-playing abilities while competing in a chess tournament. Sixth-, seventh- and...

 

A roundup of WHS winter sports action

The Varsity boys basketball team played at home a week ago against the Strathmore Spartans. The game was a wild one and came down to the wire. The team lead by Coach Michael Bradley and star point guard Sebastion Lopez was ready for a gruesome battle...

 

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