A brush fire in the center divider of State Route 99, between avenues 7 and 9, clouded the roadway, causing many drivers to slow on Friday afternoon.
Former Madera pitcher Gary Moran picked up his third win of the season with five innings of one-hit ball for the Mississippi Braves in a 4-0 victory over Montgomery.
AVENUE 9 IMPROVEMENTS: Most, if not all of the improvements on Avenue 9 east of the Union Pacific tracks to around Road 36 have been completed, and the difference the new paving makes is phenomenal.
Back in October 2010, just a few days before his successor was to be anointed in a statewide election, then-Gov.
The Yard Dogs will close out the final Summer Concert in the Park with a performance Sunday, beginning at 7 p.m., in the amphitheater at Lions Town and Country Park.
When the power went out during Monday’s electrical storm, you know the first thought that came to mind? Is this how the apocalypse begins?
“I planted, (another person) watered; but God gave the increase… We are God’s co-workers.”
— Cf. 1 Corinthians 3:6, 9
Madera County Schools Foundation awarded its first Adopt-a-Teacher grant to Jillian Gamble, an art teacher at Minarets High School.
A fictional little boy who was being punished studied his mother with fascination. Finally he asked, “Why are some of your hairs white, mom?”
Here's the latest news for Friday, August 23rd: Soldier convicted of murder for Fort Hood rampage; Wildfire grows in California; Explosions rock Lebanon; Ohio man brought back from the dead.