Local News

Wednesday, Feb 20 2013 11:59 AM

News@Noon for Feb. 20, 2013

Today's News@Noon is sponsored by Marty Pay, Farmers Insurance

©2013 by Tehachapi News

The Tehachapi News presents the News@Noon for Feb. 20, 2013:

The latest -According to the latest report from the California Highway Patrol, Highway 58 is open in both directions with no resctrictions. However, earlier highway closures due to last night's snow storm has forced the postponement of tonight's Tehachapi High School boys basketball CIF playoff game, which has been moved to Thursday at 5 p.m. It will preceed the girls CIF Division III quarterfinal playoff game at 7 p.m. in the THS gym as scheduled.

Stories recently posted to our website that may interest you:

Highways closed by snow, Tehachapi starting to dig out

Warriors will host a pair of basketball playoff games on Thursday

Chief provides more information about possible school shooting threat

Don't miss the news and feature stories in this week's Tehachapi News — available in stores and coin machines around town or CLICK HERE to subscribe.


The public safety report is based upon our request to have information from the various agencies each weekday morning, covering the period since our last contact. We appreciate those agencies that are helping us bring you the News@Noon.

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013

07:59 FOLLOW UP Officer initiated activity at Mar Vista Place, Disposition: Information Only .
08:54 DISTURBING THE PEACE Occurred at Four Seasons Mini Mart on East Tehachapi Blvd., Reporting party employee reporting a verbal dispute over a gas charge second half is a white male adult approx 50's with beard black vest with gray undershirt. no weapon/ still present at the location with reporting party. Disposition: Civil Problem.
08:54 CITIZEN REQUESTED ASSISTANCE Occurred at The Village Apartments on North Mill St., Requesting counsel ongoing neighbor dispute Disposition: report taken
09:22 FOLLOW UP Officer initiated activity at Creekside Dr, Disposition: No Further Action Required
11:13 PRIVATE TOWS Occurred at Four Seasons Trailer Park on West “J” St.,. M and S Towing to take possession of a private party tow. Reporting party on scene requesting contact regarding a second vehicle. standing by in a black 2005 F 250 near managers office,first house. Disposition: Civil Problem.
11:48 PARKED VEHICLE Officer initiated activity at North Curry St, Disposition: 72 Hour Notice.
11:48 PEDESTRIAN CHECK Officer initiated activity at West “I” St/North Curry St, Disposition: Warning
14:35 FOLLOW UP Officer initiated activity at West “D” St, Tehachapi. Disposition: Assignment Completed.
14:55 TRAFFIC STOP Officer initiated activity at West Tehachapi Blvd/South Curry St, Disposition: Warning
15:38 911-HANG UP Occurred at California Correctional Institute on 202 Hwy., Cellular 911 Call: accidental dial on state issued cell phone. Disposition: Information Only
17:24 WELFARE CHECK REQUEST Occurred at Tehachapi Hospital on West “E” St. Check on welfare  in Room 3 female was rambling regarding her son being missing. Disposition: Checks Ok.
17:33 BATTERY Occurred on South Mill St,  Battery past occurrence past, pushed victim out door and took phone away to prevent emergency contact with Police department. medical declined. Disposition: Assignment Completed.
21:08 TRAFFIC STOP Officer initiated activity at Bear Valley Police Department, Bear Valley Rd,  Disposition: Warning
21:12 ASSIST OTHER AGENCIES Occurred at Love's Truck Stop on East Tehachapi Blvd., Requesting assistance with vehicles in the roadway on Hwy 58 near Loves. Disposition: Assisted.
21:55 CITIZEN REQUESTED ASSISTANCE Occurred at Love's Truck Stop on East Tehachapi Blvd., See the Reporting party near the pumps in a gold volvo, she is unable to get to Bear Valley. Disposition: Assignment Completed.
22:12 TRAFFIC HAZARD Occurred at Best Western Mountain Inn on West Tehachapi Blvd., Honda Civic blocking the entrance to the parking lot. Disposition: Assignment Completed.
00:30 TRAFFIC HAZARD Occurred at Jack In The Box on Tucker Rd.  1989 Camaro parked crooked along the curb on 202 in front of the restaurant, Reporting party is no longer on scene and won't be able to move the vehicle until the roads are cleared. Disposition: Assignment Completed.
02:51 TRAFFIC HAZARD Officer initiated activity at South Mill St/West Tehachapi Blvd,  Disposition: Situation Resolved.
05:19 POLICE-911 Occurred at S Dennison Rd/Highline Rd, Cellular E911 Call: accidental. Disposition: No Further Action Required .
05:27 BURGLARY ALARM Occurred on Elm St, Tehachapi. Living room motion, homeowners are out of town. Disposition: Checks Ok.
05:46 BURGLARY ALARM Occurred at Pulsar Supply located on Goodrick Dr., Tehachapi. Alarm coming from the interior east shop motion detector. Responsible party estimated arrival in 30 minutes in a gray Ford F150, Disposition: False Alarm.
07:18 BURGLARY ALARM Occurred at Icon Aircraft on Commercial Way., Point of alarm  upsatirs, response pending. Disposition: False Alarm.

Kern County Sheriff Tehachapi Substation: Nothing to report.

California Highway Patrol: Nothing to report.

Bear Valley Police Department: Nothing to report.

Stallion Springs Police Department: Weather Alert: If you do not have a pending emergency travel is not advised, extremely dangerous road condition exist. SSCSD snow plows have been working all night and will be working throughout the day.


The National Weather Service in Hanford provides the following forecast for the Tehachapi area:

This afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the evening.


Check out the latest edition of The Weekender, our newly-redesigned Lifestyle & Entertainment Guide HERE


As of 10 a.m. this morning, the Tehachapi-Cummings Valley Water District Board of Directors is still holding its monthly meeting at 4 p.m. today at  ‪22901 Banducci Rd.‬

THS School Site Council Meeting originally scheduled for this Thursday, Feb. 21 has been postponed to next Thursday, Feb. 28 in the THS Administration Building Conference Room at 1 p.m.

The Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Parks District's February Board of Director’s meeting originally scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 19, has been re-scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 5:30 p.m. at the TVRPD office, 490 W. "D" St.


Boys Basketball - Varsity in Central Section Division III playoffs on Thursday, Feb. 221 and Friday, Feb. 22. Games start at 7 p.m. Bracket available on cifcs.org.

Girls Basketball – Varsity in Central Section Division III playoffs on Thursday, Feb. 21. Games start at 7 p.m. Bracket available on cifcs.org.

Boys Baseball – Varsity/Jayvee at Terrio Therapy Spring Classic in Bakersfield on Saturday, Feb. 23. First game against Liberty at 10 a.m. and second game against Stockdale at 2 p.m.

Wrestling – Varsity at Central Section Masters Championships at Mt. Whitney HS on Friday-Saturday, Feb. 22-23.


None since yesterday's News@Noon

The next NOON NEWS will be published at noon on Thursday, Feb. 21.

TEHACHAPI NEWS Subscriber Services ONLINE HELP, 24-7

SIGN UP  for Breaking News Alerts from TehachapiNews.com
SIGN UP to join us on Twitter
VISIT US on Facebook

Have ideas for the News@Noon? Please send to: celliott@tehachapinews.com

Today's News@Noon is sponsored by Marty Pay, Farmers Insurance

Subcribe icon


Real Estate

Tehachapi Real Estate 4/22/2015
Local Advertisers

Social Tehachapi

Updates from local businesses