Bakersfield

Santos wins Oakmont its second wrestling state title in three years

BAKERSFIELD - Peter Santos and Corey Griego lost five wrestling matches between them this season. That included three matches against each other. They met in the rubber match Satu ...

Q & A: New Sierra College leader wants to reach out to business

The Journal recently sat down with William Duncan, the new president of Sierra College, who prefers if you call him Willy. Duncan was appointed to the post in May and took office i ...

A state championship is just what the Doc ordered

Jake Elliott’s climb to a state championship was stamped Saturday night in front of a crowd of 6,447 at Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield, but it was defined in January at a tale ...

Music holds the strings to his heart

For Vic Yeakle, music has always been a part of his life. At 63, Yeakle dedicates at least four hours a day to playing music on one or more of the nine or so instruments he has ma ...