Nathan Longcrier, a 1991 graduate of Tehachapi High School, has been invited to run in the 37th annual Badwater 135 Ultra Marathon on July 21 through 23. Recognized globally as the "World's Toughest Footrace," Longcrier is one of the 100 athletes who have been invited to participate in the legendary event which pits some of the toughest runner, triathletes, adventure racers and mountaineers against each other as well as the grueling elements of the 135 mile terrain.
Tehachapi Community Theatre's young adult division, TCT Too, hits the boards running July 18 with a dashing production of "Treasure Island," Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of pirates and buried treasure, sword fights, gun battles and outrageous fun.
The Salvation Army is spearheading its Back to School Drive by collecting gently-used and new clothing for school age children.
It was a day of laughter, of hope, of remembrance.
The Tehachapi Relay For Life 2014 filled the football field at Coy Burnett Stadium Saturday and Sunday in a continuing effort to raise money in the fight against cancer.
The opening of the new O'Reilly Auto Parts store, located on Tucker Road, has been delayed due to a unforeseen utility connection problem.
Chef Mano Lujan, owner of Red House BBQ and general manager of Tehachapi's Original Apple Shed, recently competed at the Kern County Nut Festival, held at the Kern County Museum in Bakersfield last month, winning first place.
On Friday evening, July 11, from 5 to 7 p.m., Tehachapi Treasure Trove will hold an open house to celebrate the changing of the guard.
The Tehachapi Relay For Life will be held Saturday, July 12 and Sunday, July 13, at Coy Burnett Stadium on Tehachapi Boulevard east of Snyder Avenue.
The American Association of University Women has selected Gayel Pitchford of Tehachapi as the recipient of the 2014 Named Gift Award.
Kailyn Hurst, 8, has been chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss California Pageant to be held July 31 though Aug. 2, at the Hilton Orange County in Costa Mesa.
The June 2014 issue of Highlights has published a drawing by 10-year-old Ella Whitney in its "You're the Cover Artist!" section.
Improv comedy is coming back to Tehachapi! On Saturday, July 19, at 7 p.m., the Bakersfield-based Center for Improv Advancement (CIA!) will present the second in a series of family-friendly and hilariously unpredictable shows at Fiddlers Crossing.