Being sheriff of Madera County has never been easy.
Almost 164 years have passed since the foothills were set aflame with the fires of vengeance by the murder of three men on the Fresno River, and a
It was Friday morning, and although it was cold and windy in San Quentin, Madera County Sheriff John Barnett was up early.
In 2002, voters within the Madera Unified School District passed a school bond for the first time in its history, and four years later they did it
It was the middle of August, and in a few days school would begin again for Burt Hambleton and Jimmie Thurman.