The young Madera County pioneer woman, Jennie Cunningham Gilmore, finally settled into her new home on Finegold Gulch.
Madera County was a proving ground for pioneers. No phase of the westward movement is missing from its history.
When the Madera policeman came to the home of Charles Sims on that day in 1958, events unfolded with more than a little irony. The stern-looking lawman told Ms.
A couple of weeks ago, I had the privilege of spending a little time with May Guillemin Rhodes at a party celebrating her 100th birthday at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Cindy and Ron Winter.
On Friday, the family and friends of Brooke Wissler gathered at Jay Chapel for her memorial, following her death Jan. 15 at age 87.
Last week we promised those 11th grade historians at Madera South High School that we would give them a little local history of Madera during the 1930s.
Eleventh grade history students at Madera South High School have begun the new year by focusing on the Great Depression and the 1930s.