taftmidwaydriller.com http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/section/ taftmidwaydriller.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 16 Mar 2014 20:37:13 +0000 TCI guard indicted on drug smuggling charges http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140315/NEWS/140319728?rssfeed=true Sat, 15 Mar 2014 10:08:14 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140315/NEWS/140319728 Taft Police activity for March 14 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140315/NEWS/140319729?rssfeed=true Sat, 15 Mar 2014 09:31:41 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140315/NEWS/140319729 Today in the News: Malaysian PM ripped as being 'incompetent' http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140314/NEWS/140319758?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140314/NEWS/140319758 Quote of note

"The prime minister should have assigned one minister to be completely, fully in charge, mandated to be more transparent, otherwise there is no confidence." - Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim, who ripped Prime Minister Najib Razak as being "incompetent" and "inept" in his handling of the investigation into the missing airplane. [...]]]> Eubank out as Taft High athletic director http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319751?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 16:51:45 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319751 Taft Police activity for March 13 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140314/NEWS/140319760?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:36:40 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140314/NEWS/140319760 Kern County Sheriff's activity for March 12 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140314/NEWS/140319765?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 10:24:51 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140314/NEWS/140319765 Morning Jolt: New lead about missing airplane http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140314/NEWS/140319771?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 09:46:57 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140314/NEWS/140319771 In the news

Officials are now looking into the possibility that the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 did fly for hours after it dropped off radar, as U.S. officials have said, and that it was headed toward the Andaman Islands, CNN reported. Officials think the plane might have been hijacked and that whoever was flying the plane was following [...]]]> Today in the News: Judge says dads don't have legal right to be at their child's birth http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140313/NEWS/140319803?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Mar 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140313/NEWS/140319803 News to know

In a groundbreaking case, a New Jersey judge ruled today that fathers don't have a legal right to be in the delivery room at the birth of their child. The ruling stemmed from a case in which a couple broke up, and the mom-to-be didn't want the dad in the delivery room. He sued, and the case wound up before Superior Court Judge Sohail Mohammed. [...]]]> Construction starts on South Taft sewer project http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140313/OBITUARIES/140319791?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Mar 2014 14:50:58 +0000 By Doug Keeler Midway Driller Editor http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140313/OBITUARIES/140319791 Morning Jolt: 2 killed by drunken driver at SXSW http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140313/NEWS/140319827?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Mar 2014 07:02:40 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140313/NEWS/140319827 In the news

Austin, Texas, police said a drunken driver who was fleeing from police plowed his car into a crowd at the South by Southwest festival, killing two people and injuring 23. The driver had been driving the wrong direction on a one-way street when police attempted to pull him over. The driver fled and eventually drove into the crowd at SXSW. [...]]]> Today in the News: Teen who sued parents is now back at home http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319858?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319858 Quote of note

"This is a private matter. It should never have been brought to the court's attention. It should have never been brought to the public." - Lawyer Angelo Sarno. Sarno is the new lawyer of the parents of an 18-year-old girl who sued her parents, seeking $654 a week for living and schooling costs. Rachel Canning, however, is now [...]]]> Memorial planned for former TC coach Fernando Amorteguy http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319849?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:43:31 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319849 Kern County Sheriff's activity for March 11 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319851?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:36:57 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319851 Power out to large area north of Taft http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319866?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:52:23 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319866 Winds blowing through Taft http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319869?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:29:43 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319869 Kern County Sheriff's activity for March 10 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319882?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 08:50:19 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319882 Morning Jolt: Jerry Sandusky's wife says he's innocent of child molesting http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319885?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 06:52:37 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140312/NEWS/140319885 In the news

The wife of former Penn State assistant football coach and convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky spoke out on her husband's conviction today on "Today Show." Dottie Sandusky said, "He is innocent" and claimed money convinced people to lie against Jerry Sandusky. The 70-year-old is serving a 30- to 60-year prison [...]]]> Today in the News: New clues about missing Malaysia Airlines plane http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319911?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319911 News to know

A Malaysian Air Force official told CNN today that the missing airplane was hundreds of miles off course and flying in the wrong direction when it dropped off the radar. The plane was flying west instead of northeast, officials said, and it had stopped sending information. Officials now are looking into the possibility of a power failure or [...]]]> Coroner identifies accident victim http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319897?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 16:57:36 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319897 Affordable Health Care info available in Taft http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319899?rssfeed=true Tue, 11 Mar 2014 16:34:31 +0000 http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/article/20140311/NEWS/140319899 taftmidwaydriller.com http://www.taftmidwaydriller.com/section/ taftmidwaydriller.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 16 Mar 2014 20:37:14 +0000