First off: Congrats to Doug Nelson, county counsel for a long tenure. He will celebrate his retirement tomorrow with a big to-do at the VFW hall.
Thoughts on happenings in the city of Madera.
As per what has become tradition, it was a fine tribute to our fallen heroes at Courthouse Park on Veterans Day with patriotic music, inspiring words and the usual terrific effort by our own posts of the VFW
Another Monday holiday. And this time it is well earned by the many veterans who have given their time, sweat, effort and ultimate sacrifice in too many wars.
Here we are, the fun of September’s fair and Old Timers Day over, on the cusp of the holiday season.
As you are reading this fishwrap, our four Madera veterans will hopefully be relaxing and recuperating from their Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. The foursome, Ted Sanderson, J.B.
Looking for old stuff. A big welcome back to Jim and Joan Massetti from travels to the North Country. That would be as far north as Victoria, British Columbia.
Do we know what happened to all the redneck jokes? Is the king of them, Jeff Foxworthy (“you might be a redneck if…”), no longer on tour?