BENABENTE NAMED TOP LAWMAN — A Madera police officer named lawman of the Year by the Madera Exchange Club Friday dedicated the award to a fellow police officer who died last week.
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MADERA OFFICER CRITICALLY HURT IN TRAFFIC ACCIDENT — A Madera police officer is listed in very critical condition this morning at Valley Medical Center after an accident Thursday night in Fresno.
PETRUCCIS CELEBRATE 50TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY — Gino and Lena Petrucci celebrated their golden wedding anniversary with a party at Lucca’s Restaurant on Jan. 20. The couple was married on Jan.
MASSETTI HONORED BY ST. JOACHIM’S SCHOOL — St. Joachim’s Catholic School honored a former graduate who has used her talents to achieve success and make Madera a better community through her involvement.
MILITARY BANS PUBLIC CEREMONIES FOR WAR DEAD — The Pentagon’s decision to scrub traditional public honors ceremonies for returning war dead has angered some members of the families of U.S.
U.S. LOSES ONE PILOT, AIRCRAFT ON FIRST DAY OF DESERT STORM -- Military sources report the first U.S. military death in Operation Desert Storm came when a Navy F-A-18 fighter attack jet was shot down.
U.S. GOES TO WAR — Under the light of a new moon, hundreds of U.S. and Allied warplanes hit Iraq and Kuwait with a massive bombing attack as the Jan. 15 deadline for Iraqi withdrawal from Kuwait passed.