Pete’s Sports Shop scored two runs in the top of the eighth inning and held off a bottom of the inning rally to claim the Madera Babe Ruth Championship at Mel Parker Field.
CLOVIS — In the 58th annual City/County high school football All-Star game, it was clear after the final snap that this was more than just an exhibition game for the Madera County players.
There is cause for pessimism and optimism locally.
Youth practiced soccer with the pros over the weekend during free clinics where two Chivas USA coaches taught age-appropriate skills and strategies.
Organizers of the second annual major fundraiser for the Fossil Discovery Center in Fairmead were pleased with a turnout of about 250 people who feasted at Sherman Thomas Ranch Estate.
The Madera Breakfast Lions Club held its 41st installation and dinner with a special guest, Past District Governor David McCullough of the Ceres Lions Club, as the installing officer.
When Anthony Monreal, Ed.D., came to Madera Unified School District as its first deputy superintendent this month, hardly anyone knew that in a previous job he had helped root out financial malfeasance and m