NEW BOOK ABOUT KERN COUNTY VETERANS!

Craig Luther’s, “Our Soldiers’ Stories,” is now available for purchase! Would make a marvelous Christmas gift for any veteran or history lover. The book is large format (7″ by 10″) with 25 stories of local Tehachapi/Kern County...

Photographs of Herbert Hoover’s Kern County Farm

“Future Secretary of Commerce and future President of the United States Herbert Hoover purchased a major share of 1,213 acres of farmland three miles south of Wasco off of Kimberlina Road and Root Avenue in November of 1920.  The farm was actually a large...

Discovery Well Marker Installed

We are pleased to announce the installation of a metal sign that brings the history of the Discovery Well, Kern River Field to the roadside where it is visible to the public.  When the Historical Marker Committee reviewed the monument several years ago, we discovered...