Academic champs on to state finals
The Madera City Council on Wednesday will revisit the issue of whether to participate in a study of the potential in merging the county’s three law enforcement agencies. The meeting will start at 6:30 p.m.
As part of Black History Month, the Madera branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is planning a celebration that officials said will be the first of its kind.
Madera artist, Annette Nordine, will join some 40 area artists in a month-long show, “A Selective Collective,” at The Door Art Gallery in Fresno.
Mayor Robert Poythress returned safe last week from a tour of schools in the West African country of Guinea-Bissau. The former Portuguese colony lies between Senegal to the north and Guinea to the south.
Coyotes choose new head football coach
Local schools would be locked down for an hour Friday after students reported seeing two people in a passing car brandishing what may have been a gun, according to Madera Unified School District.