TAUBERT RESIGNS FROM IDC POSITION — James Taubert, executive director of the Madera County Industrial Development Commission since 1985, has accepted an invitation to fill a newly-created position of vice pr
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TRUE GRIT REQUIRED FOR CHRISTMAS IN DESERT — Every soldier in the U.S. Army’s First Cavalry Division stationed in Saudi Arabia must be careful about celebrating Christmas.
RILEY RESIGNS CHAMBER PRESIDENCY — Madera District Chamber of Commerce Board President Tim Riley announced his resignation Wednesday.
BARSOTTI NAMED FSU’S MOST VALUABLE PLAYER — Mark Barsotti was named the most valuable player on Fresno State’s football team the past year during the Player Appreciation Night at the Fresno Convention Center
CROWDS BID GOODBYE TO VUKOVICH — Billy Vukovich III was remembered as a likeable, friendly, young man who was also a very talented race car driver, during funeral services at Northwest Church in Fresno.
PISTACHIO PLANT AUCTIONED OFF FOR $245,000 — A bankrupt Madera pistachio processing facility in debt to the tune of $1.8 million was sold at a noon public auction on the steps of the County Government Center
JURY FINDS WOODS GUILTY OF MURDER — An eight-woman, four-man jury returned a guilty verdict Tuesday convicting Edward J. Woods of murder in the Christmas night 1989 death of Brian White.