Thank you, Madera Tribune, and editor Chuck Doud, for devoting three columns to the reality of Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD), also known as alcoholism.
It was a day of giving and celebration for the Madera Rescue Mission on Saturday, with volunteers and the mission’s disciples singing Christmas carols for fun and handing out wrapped gifts to eager children.
The Madera Elks Lodge honored Victor Wren of Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School and Amelia Holguin of Desmond Middle School as students of the month during the club’s monthly Family Night.
A woman who, at 16 years old, organized the gruesome 2008 murder of Krista-Rae Pike by the hands of a convicted killer will not be sentenced until February 20 after another postponement.
Gaspar Vasquez, an 8-year-old student at Pershing Elementary School, had a simple Christmas wish in mind.
After four years of sitting idle, Ripperdan School will come out of mothballs.
The Madera County Office of Education was awarded the “Golden Bell Award for Student Services” and the “California County Board of Education Apple for Excellence Award” for its exemplary Foster Youths Servic