One year after Madera County separated from Fresno County, Charles Leggett moved his family from Merced to Madera. The new county seat looked promising to this enterprising pioneer, and indeed it was.
For the hundreds of adults and kids who utilize our town’s soccer and softball fields at the end of Clinton Avenue, those hardworking folks of Sunrise Rotary are building much-needed restrooms at the softbal
Days arise upon which our personal existences rest. Our birthdays are an obvious example. In my case, today is another. Forty-nine years ago my parents Joseph and Theresa “Terri” wed.
“Love ye therefore the strangers: for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.”
— Deuteronomy 10:19
Yesterday, I told you about Jody Roberts, a woman who disappeared from her home outside Tacoma, Wash., on May 20, 1985, at age 27, and virtually disappeared for 12 years.
It is now mostly a horrendous national memory, but there was a time when the United States had not only practices, but also laws, that supported slavery (before 1865) and de jure (by law) as well as de facto
The sight of heavy, gray smoke pouring out of several of the large, back and side garage doors of Silva’s Auto Body Shop along South C Street panicked people in the busy downtown area and prompted many calls
403-bed Folsom Women’s Facility has opened
Agency to be consolidated
Richard Farias, of Madera, was sentenced Wednesday for up to life in prison for his conviction of two felony counts of gross vehicular manslaughter and a separate felony count of driving under the influence