Many historical landmarks dot the landscape of Madera, and one of these is an establishment on the corner of Gateway Drive and 1st Street that for decades was called Skeeko’s.
Starting off at the head of the class. This meager scribe was surprised and happy to receive an email from my former Madera High biology teacher, Norma Mastin.
A U.S. tourist in Ireland marveled when he spotted familiar bottles of American beer behind the counter of a pub. “I see you have Bud Light over here now,” he commented.
“Whosoever hath, to him shall be given, and he shall have more abundance.”
— Matthew 13:12
Though the Madera South girls’ soccer team outshot Edison-Fresno 26-6, the Stallions just couldn’t find the back of the net in 110 minutes of play in a match decided in penalty kicks.
The Madera Coyote girls basketball seniors made sure they would go out winners on Senior Night against the Sunnyside Wildcats.
The Madera South girls basketball team couldn’t produce a win in its final home game of the season.
According to the Chinese Zodiac, this is the Year of the Dragon, and it is interesting that the Year of the Dragon is the only year named after a creature that doesn’t exist.
By Vanessa Nelson
Here's the latest news for Friday, Feb. 17: 1 dead in Calif.