ROLLING HILLS — A head-on collision on State Route 41, south of Avenue 12, killed a 13-year-old girl and caused major injuries to two other women from Mariposa, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A Madera man doused his face in black spray paint while on the run from city police in what several local officers called an ineffective camouflage attempt they’d never seen before.
Rodney Melikian, 64, passed away suddenly Monday. The Madera native and Fresno resident had owned and operated Madera Medical Pharmacy in Madera since 1972.
The stands were full early in the morning, the fenced lined with standing spectators, while others with lawn chairs found a spot wherever they could.
Teachers teach teachers
Madera South High School came alive when over 200 teachers joined board members and administrators to go back to school — on Saturday.
While Madera South High School baseball players coached 100 youths, ages 4-8, in t-ball, parents lined up to register their children for the upcoming season sponsored by the city.
After a top-10 placing in the San Luis Obispo Tournament and a convincing home victory over Clovis East, the Madera South boys volleyball team came into its match against Hoover-Fresno with a lot of momentum