Showers and thunderstorms dropped .6 inches of rain and a bit of hail in Madera on Friday as of 5:40 p.m. weather officials reported.
The Madera Community Food Bank will give away fresh fruits and vegetables to seniors Thursday morning at Town and Country Park as part of its popular senior nutrition program.
Madera Unified School District is asking for help from the community to make sure everybody is pulling in the same direction to educate Madera’s children.
Nearly 50 people celebrated National Crime Victims’ Rights Week with a lunch and awards ceremony in a conference room at the Community Action Partnership of Madera County on Friday.
CHOWCHILLA — An 80-year-old man was killed Friday afternoon on State Route 99 just south of Avenue 24 after he lost control of his car and struck a large tree head on.
The Central Valley Writers’ Workshop will host a class on how to pitch your work to editors and agents 11:30 a.m. April 21 at the Chowchilla library, corner of South Third Street and Kings Avenue.
After three straight days of rain that dropped almost three inches on Madera, athletic directors burned up the telephone lines rescheduling games.