Long before the town of Madera was on the map, gold — heavy, coarse gold — was discovered in abundance along a gulch in what is now Eastern Madera
Traveling in the foothills was never pleasant in the horse and buggy days.
Today is the day for which the folks out at Dixieland have been waiting and working. At 3 p.m.
While Bailey Flat may not be one of the better-known place names in Madera County, it does have an interesting history — one that goes back to the
This is a rather sad story. It’s about a man who took up arms to fight in the Civil War.