Hearing once again on Wednesday the words of the Rev. Dr.
A mostly humorous, sometimes serious, reflection on life in Madera, California, by the publisher of The Madera Tribune.
One thing about the English language is that it is always evolving. Take twerky and twerty, for example.
As the Rim Fire roars through the Stanislaus National Forest west of Yosemite National Park, threatening the city of Tuolumne, the park itself and the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, one has cause to remember that n
The 100 Black Men of the Bay Area Community School is going full blast, and I say more power to them. The Oakland charter school is starting its second year and hopes to build to about 900 students, K-12.
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.
Hats off to Debi Bray and her Madera District Chamber of Commerce officers, board and crew for putting on another outstanding Lifetime Achievement Awards dinner.
About 20 years ago, when Mrs. Doud and I lived in Prescott, Ariz., and I was managing editor of the Daily Courier there, I met one of those people you sometimes run into and never forget.