Kern county is a place where conservatism is common, but that doesn’t stop these youth from being themselves.
South Kern Sol
LGBTQ history is often glossed over, and in California that’s against the law.
We don’t need our teachers carrying guns to feel safe on campus. We need a safe learning environment where we won’t spend all of our time thinking about how we should react if a gunman enters the room.
Look around a typical high school classroom of about 20 students — it’s likely that just six will graduate from college.
Families with undocumented family members are faced with the tough question: “What is my family going to do if I’m deported?”
My first encounter with youth depression came during my sophomore year in high school. I was only a witness and yet its impact was powerful enough to rip my life apart.
By Sabrina Garcia, South Kern Sol I was the type of girl who didn’t have a lot of friends in elementary…
By: Nora Ramirez/ South Kern Sol As I look around Arvin, I realize how few options there are for me…
By: South Kern Sol Ed. note: The fall in oil prices is hitting Kern County California’s General Fund and The…