Lou Emmert will soon be 90 years old, and for the life of me, I can’t figure out where she gets all of her energy. Perhaps it’s a carryover from her years in the United States Marine Corps.
District Attorneys are a curious lot.
As you read this column today, a family reunion is taking place at the Mordecai Ranch.
Madera is now within days of a pivotal election. Its citizens will cast their votes in a number of important races, not the least of which are the two school board races.
Marlin Young was the 10th sheriff of Madera County.
One hundred years ago, on Oct. 14, 15, and 16, the United States Secretary of the Interior, Walter Fisher, came to California to hold a conference to choose the best automobile route into Yosemite.
The history of Madera has been enlivened by a collection of good tales, many of which emerge from the memories of the descendants of those Italian immigrants who came to America in the first two or three dec